Past Events


Diving Into Math with Emmy Noether

7:00–8:10 pm KPTC 106

Join us for a theatre performance about the life of one of history’s most influential mathematicians.

Sep 29

KICP seminar: Christian Herwig (Fermilab)

11:00 am–12:00 pm ERC 401

Christian Herwig (Fermilab) “The Light Dark Matter eXperiment, LDMX”

Sep 28

A&A Colloquium: Leslie Rogers (UChicago)

3:30–4:30 pm ERC 161

Leslie Rogers (UChicago) “Deciphering the Nature, Origins, and Compositions of Exoplanets”

Sep 27

A&A talk: Konstantin Gerbig (Yale University)

10:00–11:00 am ERC 401

Konstantin Gerbig (Yale University) “New Perspectives on Planetesimal Formation through Diffusive Instabilities”

Sep 27

PhD Thesis Defense: Jisheng Zhang

3:00–4:00 pm ERC 401

PhD Thesis Defense: Jisheng Zhang “Thermal and Magnetic History of Rocky Exoplanets”

Sep 22

Astronomy & Astrophysics 1st Year Orientation 2023

Through September 25, 2023

Welcome incoming 1st year graduate students!
1st year graduate students: Sana Elgamal, Saba Razavi, Alex Thomas, Johnny Pitocco, Aidan Simpson, Daisy Bissonette, Qiao Xue, Mckenzie Ferrari, Chris Wirth, Ritvik Basant, Tanisha Jhaveri, Shrihan Agarwal

Sep 20

Open Group Seminar: Madeleine McKenzie (Australian National University)

11:00 am–12:00 pm ERC 517

Madeleine McKenzie (Australian National University) “Nucleosynthesis at the isotopic level: how Mg isotope ratios challenge our view of globular clusters and dwarf galaxies”

Sep 19

Symposium: "Invisible Labor in Astronomy and Astrophysics"

Through September 16, 2023 UChicago Library

“Invisible Labor in Astronomy and Astrophysics” is an interdisciplinary symposium organized by the University of Chicago Library and the Capturing the Stars research group.

Sep 14

Open Group Seminar: Emma Dodd (University of Groningen)

11:00 am–12:00 pm ERC 517

Emma Dodd (University of Groningen) “Low mass stellar streams populating the local stellar halo”

Sep 4

Open Group Seminar: Roohi Dalal (Princeton University)

2:00–3:00 pm ERC 401

Roohi Dalal (Princeton University) “Cosmology and Systematics from Hyper Suprime-Cam Year 3 Data”

Aug 22