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The Astronomy Group seminars are usually organised every second week during the academic semester.

Time: Wednesday afternoons from 16:00-17:00.

Location: Media Room (E39; go up one floor from the Hicks building main entrance on Hounsfield Road,
enter the Physics and Astronomy department double doors, and turn left almost at the end of
the main corridor into a side corridor [after the lift]; E39 is on your left after the next set of double doors).

Contact: Saida Caballero-Nieves s.caballero@sheffield.ac.uk

Autumn Semester 2013/14

  • 2nd Sept 2013

    Kevin Hainline (Dartmouth)

    The Relationship Between AGNs and their Host Galaxies At Low And High Redshift

  • 13th Sept 2013

    Doug Gies (Georgia State)


  • 1st Oct 2013

    Esteban Silva-Villa (Laval)

    Connecting stars and clusters with their host galaxies

  • 9th October 2013

    Research Talks

  • 16th October 2013

    Janet Drew (Herts)

    IPHAS, UVEX and VPHAS+: The Optical Galactic Plane with H-alpha

  • 23rd October 2013

    Anita Richards (Manchester)

    ALMA: Science so Far and Future Prospects

  • 30th October 2013

    Vincent Henault-Brunet (Surrey)

    Early Evolution of Massive Star Clusters: Tales of Multiplicity

  • Tue 26th November 2013

    Steven Longmore (Liverpool JMU)

    Using the Milky Way as a template for understanding star formation in extreme environments across cosmological timescales

  • 4th December 2013

    Raffaella Morganti (ASTRON, Netherlands)

    Cold gas outflows and life-cycle of radio galaxies: latest news and future plans

  • 11th December 2013

    Vivienne Wild (St Andrews)

    The Evolution of Starburst Galaxies

  • 15th January 2014

    Sarah Casewell (Leicester)

    Irradiation effects in close white dwarf-brown dwarf binaries

  • 29th January 2014

    Carsten van de Bruck (Sheffield)

    Dark Energy - A Challenge for Cosmology and Particle Physics