Astronomy

Astronomy Seminars are generally held on Friday afternoon from 4:10-5:30 P.M. in Room 3, Physics Hall. Special Seminars may be held at different times, so please check the event listings for complete details.

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Reports on the Washington DC AAS Meeting

Friday, 15th Jan 2010 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics Hall
Lee Anne Willson, Massimo Marengo, & Qian Wang, Iowa State University

Review of "Chemical abundances in six nearby star-forming regions" (Santos et al. 2008, A&A, 480, 889)

Friday, 22nd Jan 2010 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics Hall
Alan Hulsebus, Iowa State University

Planetarium Show

Friday, 29th Jan 2010 @ 7:00 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Planetarium shows start at 7 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Free tickets for the shows will be available at the door starting at 6:30 p.m. The shows are suitable for all ages.

Time Resolved Spectroscopy of Cygnus X-3 or How I Spent My Time in Boston

Friday, 12th Feb 2010 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics Hall
Bert Pablo, Iowa State University

Planetarium Show

Friday, 26th Feb 2010 @ 7:00 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Planetarium shows start at 7 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Free tickets for the shows will be available at the door starting at 6:30 p.m. The shows are suitable for all ages.

Early Results from the Kepler Asteroseismic Investigation: Why Space is the Place

Friday, 5th Mar 2010 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics Hall
Steve Kawaler, Iowa State University


Planetarium Show

Friday, 26th Mar 2010 @ 7:00 pm in ISU Planetarium, Physics Hall
Planetarium shows start at 7 p.m., 7:45 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Free tickets for the shows will be available at the door starting at 6:30 p.m. The shows are suitable for all ages.

The Opposite of Big: An introduction to low-mass stellar companions

Friday, 2nd Apr 2010 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics Hall
Alan Hulsebus, Iowa State University

Kepler - The Dirty Work Before the Beautiful Results

Friday, 9th Apr 2010 @ 4:10 pm in 3 Physics Hall
Riley Smith, Iowa State University