Seminars

Fridays 4.00 pm (unless stated otherwise)
Venue: Physics-Chemistry Lecture Theatre
Science Building (North Campus)

All welcome

Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this seminar programme but please contact
Peter van der Burgt for confirmation of details.
 

2016 - 2017

Friday 18 November
Prof. Phil Armitage
Joint Institute for Laboratory Astrophysics & University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA
"Progress and Problems in Understanding Planet Formation"
Sponsored by the Institute of Physics in Ireland
Venue to be decided

Friday 9 December
Dr. Patrick Kavanagh
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies
"Supernova remnants in the Large Magellanic Cloud"

Friday 3 February
Prof. Nicholas Mitchell
Centre for Space, Atmospheric & Oceanic Science, University of Bath, UK
"Exploring Giant Waves in the Atmosphere over the Mountains of the Andes, Antarctica and Southern Islands"

Friday 24 February
Prof. Jose Groh
School of Physics, Trinity College Dublin
"The Suprising Look of Massive Stars before Death"

Friday 24 March
David Burke
Dept. of Experimental Physics, Maynooth University
"Design and Analysis of the Optical Combiner in the QUBIC Instrument"

Friday 31 March
Adam Byrne
Dept. of Experimental Physics, Maynooth University
"Design and analysis of telescope receiver systems"

Friday 7 April
Melissa Dunne
Dept. of Experimental Physics, Maynooth University
"A Study of Electron-Induced Fragmentation of the Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Anthracene"

Friday 28 April
Rory Sheridan
Dept. of Experimental Physics, Maynooth University
(Title to be decided)

Friday 5 May
Michael Brown
Dept. of Experimental Physics, Maynooth University
"The Study of Fragmentation of 5-Fluorouracil in Interactions with Low-Energy Electrons"