Seminars

Fermilab Particle Astrophysics Seminars          Past seminars

"Curia II" is on the 2nd floor of Wilson Hall, in the South-West corner.
"One West" is on the 1st floor of Wilson Hall, in the West side.
"3 East - Theory Conference Room" is on the 3rd floor of Wilson Hall, in the North-East corner.
"Dark Side" is on the 6th floor of Wilson Hall, in the North-West corner.


2013 - 2014

2014 Spring seminars

When & Where

Speaker

Title (link to abstract)

Slides and notes

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, June 23, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Stefano Profumo

 

Monday, June 16, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

 

 

Monday, June 9, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

 

 

Monday, June 2, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Brice Menard

Johns Hopkins university

 

Monday, May 26, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

NO SEMINAR

 

Monday, May 19, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

 

 

Monday, May 12, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Leslie Rosenberg

University of Washington

 

Monday, May 5, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Marc Postman

Space Telescope Science Institute

Latest Results from the Cluster Lensing and Supernovae Survey with Hubble (CLASH)  

Monday, April 28, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

No Seminar

 

Monday, April 21, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Marc Kamionkowski

Johns Hopkins University

Big B, Little B, What Begins with B? Bandits, B Modes, and Bispectrumese  

Monday, April 14, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

 

No Seminar

 

Monday, April 7, 2014 12:30PM

SPECIAL SEMINAR

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Valera Frolov

LIGO - Caltech

Hartmut Grote

Albert Einstein Institute

Gravitational Wave Detectors in Europe and the US PDF

Monday, April 7, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Anja VonderLinden

Stanford / SLAC

Weighing the Giants: Accurate Weak Lensing Mass Measurements for Cosmological Cluster Surveys PDF

Monday, March 31, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Erin Sheldon

Brookhaven National Lab

Weak Gravitational Lensing of Galaxy Clusters PDF

Monday, March 24, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

 

No Seminar

 

Monday, March 17, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

 

Pierre Sikivie

University of Florida

An argument that the dark matter is axions PPT

Monday March 10, 2014 12:30PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Timothy Linden

University of Chicago

The Characterization of the Gamma-Ray Signal from the Central Milky Way: A Compelling Case for Annihilating Dark Matter PDF

Monday March 10, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Luca Grandi

University of Chicago

DarkSide-50: Performance and results from the first atmospheric argon run PDF

Monday March 3, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Marcos Santander

University of Wisconsin - Madison

The high-energy cosmic-ray sky as seen by IceCube, IceTop and AMANDA PDF

Monday February 24, 2014 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Katrin Heitmann

ANL

Large-Scale Structure Formation with Massive Neutrinos

PDF

Monday February 17, 2014 2:30PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Cullen Blake

University of Pennsylvania

Detecting Small Planets orbiting Small Stars

PDF

Monday February 10, 2014 2:30PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Stephan Meyer

University of Chicago

The Fermilab Holometer: A Measurement of Planck Scale Quantum Geometry PDF

Monday February 3, 2014 2:30PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Daniel Grin

University of Chicago

Some New Isocurvature Directions PDF

Monday January 27, 2014 2:30PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

Dan Scolnic

Johns Hopkins Univ.

Cosmology Results from the Pan-STARRs Supernova Survey PDF

Wednesday January 22, 2014 3:00PM

Hornet's Nest, Wilson Hall

NOTE SPECIAL DATE DUE TO HOLIDAY

Anne Bauer

IEEC-CSIC (Barcelona)

Weak Lensing Magnification and Large Scale Structure PDF

2013 Fall seminars

When & Where

Speaker

Title (link to abstract)

Slides and notes

 

 

 

Monday December 16, 2013 2:30PM

Race Track, 7 X-over, Wilson Hall

PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL LOCATION

Juan Collar

Univ. of Chicago

News from the low-mass WIMP front

PDF

Monday December 09, 2013 2:30PM

One East, Wilson Hall

PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL LOCATOIN

Joseph Lazio

JPL

Re-discovering the Radio Transient Sky PDF

Monday December 02, 2013 2:30PM

Hornet's Nest, 8 x-over, Wilson Hall

PLEASE NOTE SPECIAL LOCATION

Dragan Huterer

Univ. of Michigan

The Quest for Primordial Non-Gaussianity

PDF

Monday November 25, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Chris Tully

Princeton

Challenges of Relic Neutrino Detection and the Status of the PTOLEMY Experiment PDF

Thursday November 21, 2013 12:00PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Vincent Vennin

IAP

Inflationary Models after Planck PDF

Monday November 18, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Joaquin Vieira

CalTech

The South Pole Telescope and the Millimeter Sky PDF

Monday November 11, 2013 2:00PM

Curia II, Wilson Hall

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION/TIME CHANGE

Martin White

UC - Berkeley

Cosmic Sound, Near and Far PDF

Monday November 4, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Sarah Andreas

(IAP)

Dark Matter in a Hidden Sector PDF

Monday October 28, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Ramin Skibba

UC - San Diego

The Evolution of Galaxy Clustering as a Function of Luminosity and Color PDF

Monday October 21, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Ted Bunn

Univ. of Richmond

Interferometers for Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization Measurements PDF

Monday October 14, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Chris Gordon

Canterbury Univ.

Constraining Dark Matter Models using Fermi-LAT Gamma Ray Observations of the Galactic Center PDF

Monday October 7, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Pat Seitzer

Univ. of Michigan

Applied Astronomy: Optical Studies of Space Debris at Geosynchronous Orbit

PDF

Wednesday October 2, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Wei Xue

ICTP

Fermi Bubbles under Dark Matter Scrutiny

PDF

Monday September 30, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Tongyan Lin

KICP - Univ. of Chicago

Dark matter and flavor

PDF

Monday September 23, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Keith Bechtol

KICP - Univ. of Chicago

Searching for Satellite Galaxies of the Milky Way in the Dark Energy Survey

PDF

Monday September 16, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

Ritoban Basu-Thakur

Univ. of Illinois

CDMSlite: A Search for Light WIMPs

PDF

Monday September 09, 2013 2:30PM

Dark Side (6W), Wilson Hall

NO SEMINAR

 


 

Committee Members
Andrew Hearin aphearins@fnal.gov  
Brian Nord nord@fnal.gov  
Albert Stebbins stebbins@fnal.gov  
Andrew Sonnenschein sonnenschein@fnal.gov