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Events at DARK in 2014

PhD defense by Teddy Fjeldgaard Frederiksen

28 February 2014 kl. 13:00

Title: Nurseries of supernovae - A study of young high redshift type Ia supernova host galaxies Date and time: Friday 28 February 13:00 Place: Aud. 6, NBI, HCØ building, Universitetsparken 5 Read more

X-shooter GRB Workshop

17 March 2014

Title: X-shooter GRB Workshop
Location: IAA, Granada Spain
Host: Antonio de Ugarte Postigo Read more

Talk by Rodrigo Fernandez

27 March 2014 kl. 13.00

Title: Nuclear Processes in Accretion Disks from Compact Object Mergers: an Engine for Electromagnetic Transients
Thursday March 27th, 13:00 in the DARK Lounge Read more

Talk by Felix Kahlhoefer

02 April 2014

Title: Colliding clusters and dark matter self-interactions. Date and time: Wednesday 2 April 12:00 am. Place: DARK lounge Read more

PhD course: From light to dark - the growing phase of supermassive black holes

19 May 2014

5-day intensive course on observational and theoretical extragalactic astrophysics.  Read more

Talk by Sarah Pearson

19 June 2014

Tidal Stream Morphology as a Milky Way Potential Probe:The Case of Palomar 5
Thursday June 19, 14:15
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MSc defense by Jacob Svensmark

19 June 2014 kl. 11:00

Title: "Effect of asphericity in caustic mass estimates of galaxy clusters"
Date and time:  Thursday 19 June 2014, 11:00 am
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller
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Visit by DARK's Advisory Board

22 June 2014

DARK's Advisory Board, Anne Kinney (NASA), Chryssa Kouveliotou (NASA) and Richard Ellis (Caltech), will visit 22-25 June. The Board advises the Centre on scientific and management strategy and planning. Read more

Elena Sacchi's Master's thesis defense

21 July 2014 kl. 11.00

Elena Sacchi will defend her Master's thesis, Monday, 21 July 2014. 

Title: Constraining mass and shape of galaxy clusters through large scale structures

Supervisor: Steen H. Hansen

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MSc defense by Rikke Saust

31 July 2014 kl. 13

Rikke Saust will defend her master's thesis 31. July 2014, time: 13 Read more

Workshop: Chemical Evolution

05 August 2014

DARK Adjunct Professor Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz (Professor, UC Santa Cruz) is leading a workshop on chemical evolution at DARK.  Participants will discuss topics and projects ... Read more

MSc defense by William Gruffyd Perry

07 August 2014 kl. 11.00

William Gruffyd Perry will defend his master's thesis, "Analysing the Mass Structure of Small Gravitational Lens Galaxies in Galaxy Clusters", on Thursday, 7 August at 11.00. Place: Rockefeller 071 Read more

PhD course: Intro to sub-mm inter- ferometry and science with ALMA

13 August 2014

10-day course on research and observations with the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA), which is part of the ESO suite of telescopes that Denmark has access to. Read more

MSc defense by Ann-Sofie Bak Nielsen

14 August 2014 kl. 14:00

Master´s thesis defense: Extinction curves and the total-to-selective extinction ratio for dust formed in the type II SN 2005ip
August 14, 2014, 14.00-15.30, Rockefeller 016

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PhD defense by Johan Samsing

20 August 2014 kl. 14:00

Title: Dynamics of Stars, Dark Matter and the Universe
20 August at 14.00, HCØ Auditorium 7 Read more


18 September 2014

CAREERS IN ASTROPHYSICS: A Workshop by the Nordic Network for Early Career Researchers in Astrophysics
Dates: 18-19 September 2014
Place: Copenhagen Read more

Mikkel Stockmann, MSc defense

24 September 2014 kl. 10.15

Mikkel Stockmann will defend his master's thesis, Wednesday, 24 September 2014, at 10.15 in the DARK Lounge. Read more

Sarah Massalkhi MSc Defense

30 September 2014 kl. 10.00

Sarah Massalkhi will defend her master's thesis on Tuesday, 30 September at 10.00 in the DARK Lounge. Read more

PhD Course: Advanced Methods in statistical data analysis

06 October 2014

PhD Course: Advanced Methods in statistical data analysis.
Dates: 6-10 October 2014 Read more

Paul Ho Talk

07 October 2014 kl. 11.00

Title: "The current status of the Greenland Telescope (GLT)"

Speaker: Dr. Paul Ho, director of the East Asian Observatory and PI for the GLT

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Timmi Grosen Jørgensen, MSc defense

09 October 2014 kl. 10

Timmi Grosen Jørgensen is defending his MSc thesis: "Investigation of the Magnetically Active Detached Eclipsing Binary System V80 using New Photometric Observations from The Kepler Space Telescope" in RF071. Read more

PhD defense by Ece Kilerci Eser

13 October 2014 kl. 13

Ece Kilerci Eser is defending her PhD-thesis: "Active Galaxies: A Study of Local Seyferts and Ultra Luminous Infrared Galaxies" in the DARK lounge Read more

Sarah Gallagher Talk

14 October 2014 kl. 11.15

Dr. Sarah Gallagher, University of Western Ontario, will give a talk, "Winds, Winds Every Where: Radiatively Driven Outflows from Supermassive Black Holes" at 11.15 on Tuesday, 14 October in the DARK Lounge. Read more

ESO Director General, Tim de Zeeuw Talk

16 October 2014 kl. 10.30

Tim de Zeeuw, Director General of the European Southern Observatory (ESO) is visiting the Niels Bohr Institute, 16-17 October 2014.  He will give a talk, ESO Present and Future on 16 October at 10.30 in NBI Auditorium A. Read more

Workshop: Unconscious Bias

16 October 2014 kl. 12.30

To join in the group lunch at 12 pm in Auditorium C, please register here >> (registration is now closed) Read more

PhD defense by Xue Li

30 October 2014 kl. 9:30

Xue Li is defending her PhD-thesis: "Exploring Cosmology with Supernovae - A study of supernovae and their applications" in the DARK lounge at 9.30. Read more

Women in Physics (KIF) Annual Meeting

13 November 2014 kl. 10.00

This year our annual meeting is taking place November 13 (10am – 5 pm) in the DARK Lounge, 1st Floor, Juliane Maries Vej 30, 2100 Copenhagen Ø. Read more

PhD defense by Martin Sparre

12 December 2014 kl. 10:15

Title: Galaxy formation: observations and simulations of galaxies Date and time: Friday 12 December 10:15 Place: Aud. A, NBI, Blegdamsvej 17
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MSc defense by Asger Grønnow

16 December 2014 kl. 13:00

Title: "Mergers produce outliers from the fundamental metallicity relation"
Date and time:  Tuesday 16 December 2014, 13:00
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller
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PhD defense by Allison Wing Shan Man

17 December 2014 kl. 15:00

Title: Galaxy Evolution Over the Past Eleven Billion Years: Mergers and Quiescence Date and time: Wednesday 17 December 15:00 Place: The DARK Lounge
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