Astronomy Journal Club / Fall 2007

We will meet on Fridays at 10:30 am, in 1402.

Organized by Joshua Schroeder


Date Presenter Paper
Oct 04 Tony Mroczkowski Joint Fitting of Cluster Profiles in SZ and X-rays
Joint with ISCAP Wenjuan Fang Preheating of Gas in Galaxy Clusters
Oct 12 Joshua Schroeder On cosmic acceleration without dark energy
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Oct 19 Joshua Schroeder Toward Empirical Constraints on the Global Redshifted 21 cm Brightness Temperature During the Epoch of Reionization
Joshua Schroeder The Global 21 Centimeter Background from High Redshifts
Oct 26 Lia Stellar Rotation and variability in the Orion Nebula Cluster (Sections 5+ are the relevant ones)
Lia A rotational and variability study of a large sample of PMS stars in NGC 2264
Nov 02 Kristen Menou Testing for Lorentz Violation: Constraints on Standard-Model Extension Parameters via Lunar Laser Ranging
Lia Habitable planets around the star Gl 581?
Nov 09 Dave Spiegel Measure the CMB temperature more accurately?
Emily Detection of strong activity in an eclipsing binary brown dwarf system
Nov 16 Ian Verifying the Identity of High-Redshift Massive Galaxies Through the Clustering of Lower Mass Galaxies Around Them
Kyle The Polarization of Scattered Lyman Alpha Radiation Around High-Redshift Galaxies
Nov 30 Erika Dynamical Constraints on the Local Group from the CMB and 2MRS Dipoles
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Dec 07 Lia Precision of Hubble constant derived using black hole binary absolute distances and statistical redshift information
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Dec 14 Lia Precision of Hubble constant derived using black hole binary absolute distances and statistical redshift information
Erika Detection of primordial non-Gaussianity (fNL) in the WMAP 3-year data at above 99.5% confidence
Mary A distant constraint to complex C
Jacqueline disk assembly and scatter in the TF relation
Jacqueline something outrageous