Events at DARK in 2015

MSc defense by Maria Cavallius

16 January 2015 kl. 09:15

Title: "Dark energy parametrization driven bias in cosmological parameter estimation"
Date and time:  Friday 16 January 2015, 9:15
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller

Cake Talk: Michal Michalowski (Edinburgh)

29 January 2015 kl. 14.00

DARK Cake Talk, Thursday, 29 January, 14 - 14.30, in the DARK Lounge. Michal Michalowski (Edinburgh): "The second closest gamma-ray bursts: GRB 111005A at z = 0.01326"

High Energy Astrophysics Across NBI Seminar

3 February 2015 kl. 12.00

Tuesday, 3 February, 12-16.00 in the DARK Lounge

Seminar for researchers and students from across the Institute to discuss current work in high energy astrophysics.

Inaugural lecture by Professor Enrico Ruiz-Ramirez

4 February 2015 kl. 15:15

Title: Turning Stars into Gold Time & Place: 04 February, 15.15, HCØ Aud. 3
Professor Ruiz-Ramirez has collaborated substantially with the Dark Cosmology Centre (DARK) since 2007, hosting workshops and mentoring PhD students. He was appointed Adjunct Professor at the Niels Bohr Institute in 2014.

Pre-lunch talk by Dylan Nelson

11 February 2015 kl. 11:30

Dylan Nelson (Harvard), Title: How galaxies acquire their gas: perspectives from hydrodynamical simulations, Time/Place: Wednesday, 11/2 @ 11.30 in the DARK Lounge

Cake Talk by Max Stritzinger

12 February 2015 kl. 14:00

Max Stritzinger (Aarhus), Title: Type Iax SNe 2010ae and 2012Z: from the faint and fast to the bright and slow, Time/Place: Thursday, 12/2 @ 14.00 in the DARK Lounge.

Pre-lunch talk by Nick Lee (U Hawaii)

17 February 2015 kl. 11.30

Talk, Tuesday, 17 February, 11.30 in the DARK Lounge. Nick Lee:"The SFR-M* Correlation - New results from AAS"

Cake Talk: Jens Kristian Krogager (DARK)

19 February 2015 kl. 14.00

DARK Cake Talk, Thursday, 19 February - 14.00, in the DARK Lounge. Jens-Kristian Krogager: "Astronomy on the other side"

Cake Talk by Daniel Perley

25 February 2015 kl. 14:00

Daniel Perley (Caltech), Title: The Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Host Galaxy Legacy Survey, Time/Place: Wednesday, 25/2 @ 14.00 in the DARK Lounge.

Cake Talk: Georgios Magdis (Oxford)

5 March 2015 kl. 14.00

Georgios Magdis (Oxford University) will give a talk, "The evolving ISM of star forming galaxies over the last 10 Billion years" on Thursday, 5 March @ 14.00 in the DARK Lounge.

Cake Talk by Christina Thöne

19 March 2015 kl. 14:00

Christina Thöne (IAA - CSIC), Title: The properties of massive stellar explosion progenitors inferred from their environment, Time/Place: Thursday, 19 March @ 14.00 in the DARK Lounge.

Cake Talk: Chiara Biscaro

16 April 2015 kl. 14:00

Chiara Biscaro (DARK), Title: Dust formation and processing in the clumpy SNR Cassiopeia A, Time/Place: Thursday 16/4 @ 2pm in the Dark lounge.

MSc defense by Anna-Sofie Köhn Zahl

29 April 2015 kl. 14:00

Title: "Investigating the FeII/MgII-ratio as a possible metallicity tracer in high redshift Quasars"
Date and time: 29 April 2015, 14:00
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller

Cake Talk: Per Andersen

30 April 2015 kl. 15.00

Per Andersen (DARK), Title: Testing Cosmology with Bulk Flow Measurements, Time/Place: DARK Lounge, 3pm on Thursday, April 30.

Cake Talk: Kenneth Wong

7 May 2015 kl. 11.30

Kenneth Wong (ASIAA), Title: The Inner Mass Distribution of the Gravitational Lens SDP.81 from ALMA Observations, Time/Place: Thursday, 7 May, 11.30 in the DARK Lounge.

CLUES - Constrained Local UniversE Simulations project

8 May 2015

The CLUES 2015 workshop will be held at DARK, between May 8th and 13th, and all DARKers are invited.

Astro Master's Projects Info Session

8 May 2015 kl. 10.30

Join us to hear more about thesis projects for NBI MSc students in the area of astrophysics, cosmology, etc. 

Plenary talk at the CLUES 2015 workshop

11 May 2015 kl. 10:00

Plenary talk given by Dr. Stefan Gottloeber as a part of the CLUES workshop, where all are welcome. The talk will include a description of the CLUES project and describe what kind of science it does.

Niels Bohr Lecture by Bradley M. Peterson

13 May 2015 kl. 15:15

"Solving the Quasar Mystery: A 50-Year Quest"
13 May, 2015 at 15.15, HCØ Aud 3

PhD defense by Karen Pardos Olsen

18 May 2015 kl. 10:00

Title: Observing and simulating galaxy evolution - from X-ray to millimeter wavelengths Date and time: Monday 18 May 2015 10:00 Place: Aud A, Blegdamsvej 17

Talk by Professor Mark Krumholz

20 May 2015 kl. 14.00

Title: The Origin of Stellar Masses by Prof. Mark Krumholz (University of California Santa Cruz) Time/Place: Wednesday 20 May at 14.00, Auditorium A, Blegdamsvej 17

"Shedding light on dark matter in galaxy clusters" kick-off meeting

26 May 2015

Associate Professor Claudio Grillo is hosting a working meeting for his project, Shedding light on dark matter in galaxy clusters, 26 May - 3 June 2015 at the Dark Cosmology Centre.

Piero Rosati (U Ferrera) Talk

1 June 2015 kl. 12.00

"CLASH-VLT: a detailed look at the mass distribution of galaxy clusters, galaxy populations and distant lensed galaxies"
Date and time:  Monday, 1 June at 12.00
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller

Marco Lombardi (University of Milan) Talk

3 June 2015 kl. 12.00

Title: On the structure of molecular clouds
Time and Place: Wednesday June 3, at 12:00, DARK lounge

Cake Talk: Sherry Suyu (ASIAA) and Henrik Rhodin (DARK)

11 June 2015 kl. 14.00

Sherry Suyu (ASIAA), Title: Cosmology with Gravitational Lens Time Delays: Past, Present and Future, and Henrik Rhodin (DARK), Title: Constructing a NIR thermometer for cool giants, Time/Place: Thursday 11 June 2015, 14:0 in the DARK Lounge.

International MIRI collaboration meeting

18 June 2015

The MIRI collaboration, hosted by DTU Space, will be held in the DARK Lounge June 18, 9-17.00.

PhD defense by Johannes Zabl

2 July 2015 kl. 10:00

Title: Emission line imaging and spectroscopy of distant galaxies Date and time: Thursday 2 July 2015 10:00 Place: The Dark Lounge, Juliane Maries vej 30

Cake Talk by Ken Chen (UC Santa Cruz)

23 July 2015 kl. 14.00

Cake Talk, Thursday 23/7 14:00; Speaker: Ken Chen (UCSC); Title: The Cosmic Dawn: Physics of the First Luminous Objects

Cake Talk: Simon Foreman (Stanford)

30 July 2015 kl. 14.00

DARK Cake Talk, Thursday, 30 July, 14 - 14.30, in the DARK Lounge. Simon Foreman (Stanford): "The Effective Field Theory of Large Scale Structures"

Cake Talk: Rubén M. Cabezón (University of Basel)

12 August 2015 kl. 14.00

DARK Cake Talk, Wednesday, 12 August, 14 - 14.30, in the DARK Lounge. Rubén M. Cabezón (University of Basel): "Upgrading Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics Calculations"

MSc defense by Thejs Brinckmann

21 August 2015 kl. 11:30

Title: "The Structure of Clusters in a Self-Interacting Dark Matter Cosmology"
Date and time: Friday 21 August 2015, 11:30
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller

PhD Part A Exam by Per Andersen

31 August 2015 kl. 10:00

Title: "Doing Cosmology with Bulk Flow Magnitudes: Observational Effects"
Date and time: Monday 31 August 2015, 10:00
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller

PhD Part A Exam by Jonatan Selsing

1 September 2015 kl. 17:00

Title: "High energy space phenomena: A window to the dark universe"
Date and time: Tuesday, 1 September 2015, 17:00
Place: DARK lounge, 1st Floor Rockefeller (Skype meeting)

Andrew Wetzel (Caltech) Talk

7 September 2015 kl. 11.00

Time/Place: 7 September, 11.00, DARK Lounge
Title: Dwarf galaxies in the Local Group: orbital histories and implications for gas stripping, star-formation quenching, and probing the epoch of reionization

2015 National Danish LSST Meeting

16 September 2015 kl. 09.00

The Instrument Center for Danish Astrophysics (IDA) is hosting a national meeting to discuss scientific participation in the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST), to take place at the Niels Bohr Institute on 16 September 2015.

SHOALS collaboration meeting

14 October 2015

Collaboration Meeting SHOALS, October 15-16, 2015, hosted by DARK/Marie Curie Fellow, Dan Perley.

MSc thesis defense by Mikkel O. Lindholmer

6 November 2015 kl. 12:00

Title: A Catalogue of Zeldovich Pancakes

PhD defense by Jens-Kristian Krogager

6 November 2015 kl. 14:00

PhD Student Jens-Kristian Krogager will defend his thesis

"Galaxies in the Early Universe – characterized in absorption and emission"

MSc thesis defense by Christoffer Bruun-Schmidt

9 November 2015 kl. 14:15

Infall Velocity in Galaxy Clusters