Events at DARK in 2016

Mikkel Theiss Kristensen Master's Defense

19 January 2016 kl. 11.00

Mikkel Theiss Kristensen will defend his master's thesis, "Rare Emission-line Galaxies in the COSMOS Field" on January 19, 2016 at 11.00.

Johannes Astrup Master's Defense

19 January 2016 kl. 13.30

Johannes Astrup will defend his master's thesis, "Where is the galaxy counterpart of DLA225+0257?" on January 19, 2016 at 13.30.

Niels Bohr Medal of Honour 2015, Brian Schmidt

29 January 2016 kl. 14.15

Professor, Nobel Laureate in Physics 2011, Brian Schmidt, is the receiver of the Niels Bohr Institute Medal of Honour 2015

Cake Talk: Chiara Spiniello

11 February 2016 kl. 14.00

Thursday, 11 Feb @ 14.00.  Title: The XLENS Project: Constrain the Initial Mass Function and the Luminous & Dark Matter distribution in massive Early-Type Galaxies

Multi-scale ambient energy deposition from Supernovae²

22 February 2016

The workshop will explore multi-scale Type II SNe energy deposition into the ambient medium. Facilitator: Professor Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz (University of California Santa Cruz and NBI Affiliated Professor)

Mikkel Juhl Hobert Master's Defense

22 March 2016 kl. 13.00

Tuesday, 22 March at 13.00 in the DARK Lounge. Title: The role of core collapse supernovae in the context of dust production in the early universe.

Anders Paaske Drachmann Master's Defense

23 March 2016 kl. 13.00

Wednesday, 23 March, 13.00 in the DARK Lounge. Title: Dust production in late-type high-mass stars - the significance and contribution to the ISM

Cake Talk: Vardha N. Bennert

28 April 2016 kl. 14:00

Thursday, 28 April 14:00. Title: Towards an Understanding of the Black Hole Mass Scaling Relations

Talk by Federico Marinacci

29 April 2016 kl. 14:00

Friday, April 29 at 14:00. Title: Magnetic fields in moving-mesh cosmological simulations

Ia Kochiashvili PhD Thesis Defense

11 May 2016 kl. 13:30

Ia Kochiashvili will defend her PhD thesis on May 11, 1:30 PM, in the DARK Lounge. Title: High redshift Lyman hunt – Galaxies as precious forged jewels

Cake Talk: Kevin Jun Yi Koay

12 May 2016 kl. 14.00

Cake Talk, The curious case of the changing-look Seyfert galaxy, Mrk 590

John E. Niclasen Master's thesis defense

31 May 2016 kl. 13:15

John E. Niclasen will defend his Master's thesis "World and Science" on Tues., May 31, 2016

Visit by the EUCLID NISP team

6 June 2016

The 2-day review meeting in Copenhagen will discuss the test plan and get organize for the Critical Design Review of the OGSE, which is the last review before beginning to manufacture the various components of the instrument. 

Talk by Alberto Sesana

16 June 2016 kl. 14:00

Thurs. 16 June at 14:00. Title: Listening to the Universe with gravitational waves

MSc defense by Gustav Collin Rasmussen

24 June 2016 kl. 14:00

Gustav Collin Rasmussen will be defending his MSc thesis
"Structural and dynamical properties of dark matter halos" on Friday, June 24 at 14:00.

Lasse Albæk's MSc thesis defense

7 July 2016 kl. 14:00


Title: Dark Matter Dynamics in Galaxy Clusters
Date: Thurs., July 7 2016
Time: 14:00
Place: DARK Lounge

Master's thesis defense by Kasper Elm Heintz

6 September 2016 kl. 13:15

Tuesday, 6 September @ 13:15. Title: Exploring New Methods of Selecting Quasars

Master's thesis defense by Maren Malling

9 September 2016 kl. 10:00

Friday, 9 September @ 10:00. Title: The Balmer Decrement of Low Redshift Active Galactic Nuclei – Comparing two methods of calculation for a large sample

PhD Defense by Claus Clausen

27 September 2016 kl. 14:00

The Megalithic Lunar Season Pointer

Isabella Chi Gieseler Cortzen MSc defense

11 November 2016 kl. 13:00

Isabella Chi Gieseler Cortzen will defend her Master's thesis "Examining the existence of two distinct modes of star formation: a study of the gas reservoirs and dust emission in star forming galaxies across cosmic time" on Friday, Nov.11 at 1:00 PM

Amanda Bredahl Larssen MSc defense

24 November 2016 kl. 11:00

Amanda Bredahl Larssen will defend her Master's Thesis "Dust reddening of quasars:
A study of redshift and luminosity dependence of extinction, and of dust as main explanation of quasar UV SED diversity" on Thurs. November 24 at 11:00 in the DARK Lounge.

PhD defense by Matteo Cataneo

24 November 2016 kl. 14:00

Matteo Cataneo will be defending his PhD thesis on Thurs,, Nov. 24 at 2:00 PM.
Thesis title: "Growth of Structure in Theories of Cosmic Acceleration – Cosmological tests and modeling"

Workshop with the DARK Junior Research Fellows

2 December 2016 kl. 17:30

On Friday, December 2, there will be a workshop to showcase the projects by the DARK Junior Research Fellows.

NTE collaboration meeting

12 December 2016

DARK is hosting a NOT Transient Explorer ("NTE") collaboration meeting with the external partners.

PhD defense by Maryam Arabsalmani

15 December 2016 kl. 10:00

Maryam Arabsalmani will be defending her PhD thesis on Thursday, December 15 at 10:00.
Thesis title: "Gas Kinematics in GRB Host Galaxies"

Sadik Acili MSc defense

20 December 2016 kl. 13:15

Sadik Acili will defend his MSc thesis "A galaxy illuminated by a GRB at z=2.33" on Tuesday, December 20, at 13:15.