MSI Lunch Talks

Date: Jan 20, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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MSI/Physics Summer Student Discussion

Date: Jun 2, 2020 2:00 PM
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MSI Virtual Lunch Talks

Date: Jun 1, 2020 12:00 PM
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MSI/Physics Summer Student Discussion

Date: May 26, 2020 2:00 PM
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MSI Virtual Lunch Talks

Date: May 25, 2020 12:00 PM
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AstroPhysics Livestream - "Take it to the Limit: Mammoth Machines and the Tiniest Particles"

Lia Formenti (McGill University, Physics)

Date: May 21, 2020 2:00 PM
Public Lecture
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MSI/Physics Summer Student Discussion

Date: May 19, 2020 2:00 PM
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MSI/Physics Summer Student Discussion

Date: May 12, 2020 2:00 PM
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Livestream - "Life as an astronomer at the South Pole"

Cynthia Chiang, Josh Montgomery, Maclean Rouble (MSI)

Date: May 6, 2020 3:30 PM
Public Talk
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MSI Virtual Lunch Talk

Adrian Liu

Date: May 4, 2020 12:00 PM
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MSI Seminar

Jennifer Eigenbrode (NASA/GSFC)

Date: Apr 28, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
MSI Seminar
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Astro Seminar

Alicia Rouco Escorial (Northwestern University)

Date: Apr 21, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
Astro Seminar
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MSI Virtual Lunch Talk

Raul Monsalve (MSI)

Date: Apr 20, 2020 12:00 PM
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**CANCELLED** MSI Seminar

Jess McIver (UBC)

Date: Apr 14, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
MSI Seminar
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**CANCELLED** Astro Seminar

Blakesley Burkhart (Rutgers University)

Date: Apr 7, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
Astro Seminar
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**CANCELLED** MSI Seminar

Adam Showman (University of Arizona)

Date: Mar 31, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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**CANCELLED** Astro Seminar

Allison Noble (ASU)

Date: Mar 24, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
Astro Seminar
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MSI Lunch Talks

Date: Mar 23, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Public AstroPhysics Night - "Take it to the Limit: Mammoth Machines and the Tiniest Particles"

Lia Fomenti (McGill University)

Date: Mar 19, 2020 7:00 PM
Location: FDA 233
Public Lecture
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**CANCELLED** MSI Seminar

Rosalba Perna (SUNY Stony Brook)

Date: Mar 17, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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**CANCELLED** Astro Seminar - "Probing the particle nature of dark matter with strong gravitational lensing"

Yashar Hezaveh (UdeM)

Date: Mar 10, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
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MSI Lunch Talks

Date: Mar 9, 2020 12:00 PM
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Astronomy on Tap

Dr. Cynthia Chiang & Dr. John Ruan (McGill University (MSI))

Date: Mar 4, 2020 7:00 PM
Location: McLean's Pub - 1210 rue Peel, Montreal, Quebec H3B 2T6
Astro On Tap
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MSI Seminar - "Cosmography and Black Hole Spectroscopy with Gravitational Waves"

Will Farr (SUNY Stony Brook)

Date: Feb 25, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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**CANCELLED** Special Seminar - RAISIN: Type IA SN in the Near-IR

Robert Kirshner (Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation)

Date: Feb 20, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
Special Astro Seminar
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**CANCELLED** Public AstroPhysics Night - Our Extravagant Universe: The Undiscovery of Cosmic Deceleration

Robert Kirshner (Gordon & Betty Moore Foundation)

Date: Feb 19, 2020 7:00 PM
Location: Jeanne Timmins Amphitheatre, Montreal Neurological Institute (3801 University Street)
Public Lecture
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Astro Seminar - "Astrophysics with the NANOGrav Pulsar Timing Array"

Michael Lam (Rochester Institute of Technology)

Date: Feb 18, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
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MSI Lunch Talks

Date: Feb 17, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Special MSI Seminar - "Multiwavelength Studies of Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources in Extragalactic Globular Clusters"

Kristen Dage (Michigan State University)

Date: Feb 12, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
Special MSI Seminar
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MSI Seminar - "Detecting Signs of Life and its Origin on Other Planets"

Laurie Barge (Caltech)

Date: Feb 11, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Special Seminar - "Fast radio burst updates from the Apertif telescope"

Emily Petroff (University of Amsterdam, Anton Pannekoek Institute)

Date: Feb 10, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Astro Seminar - Measuring the Epoch of Reionization with Line Intensity Mapping using TIME

Abigail Crites (University of Toronto)

Date: Feb 4, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
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MSI Seminar - "Mass ejection, compact objects, and electromagnetic transients"

Rodrigo Fernandez (University of Alberta)

Date: Jan 28, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Public AstroPhysics Night - "Biophysics: How Physicists Think About Life"

Lili Zeng (McGill University)

Date: Jan 21, 2020 7:00 PM
Location: Frank Dawson Adams Auditorium, FDA
Public Lecture
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Astro Seminar - "The CMB as a Backlight"

Alex van Engelen (CITA)

Date: Jan 21, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom (room 105), Rutherford Physics Building
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MSI Lunch Talks

Date: Jan 20, 2020 12:00 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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MSI Seminar - "Lunar geochemical and Galactic astronomy X-ray observations with Apollo 15 and 16"

Erik Kuulkers (ESA)

Date: Jan 14, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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EPOD Discussion

Date: Jan 14, 2020 2:00 PM
Location: MSI Lounge
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Astro Seminar - "Analysis of Strong Gravitational Lensing Data with Machine Learning"

Laurence Levasseur (UdeM)

Date: Jan 7, 2020 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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MSI Seminar - "From ice crystals to ice caps, the climate of Mars as seen at the poles"

Isaac Smith (York University)

Date: Dec 10, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Public AstroPhysics Night - "The Oldest Light in the Universe"

John Sievers (McGill Space Institute)

Date: Dec 5, 2019 7:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Medical Building, Room 522
Public Lecture
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MSI Seminar - Inner Solar Systems

Rebekah (Bekki) Dawson (Penn State University)

Date: Nov 26, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Public AstroPhysics Night - "String Theory: How the Universe Speaks in Numbers"

Anh-Khoi Trinh (McGill University)

Date: Nov 21, 2019 7:00 PM
Location: Frank Dawson Adams Auditorium, FDA
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Astro Seminar - Quantifying the rate of dual-AGN with BAYMAX

Adi Foord (University of Michigan)

Date: Nov 19, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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MSI Seminar - "The Mystery of Methane on Mars: Fact, Folly or Figment?"

John Moores (York University)

Date: Nov 12, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Anna I. McPherson Public Lecture -

Donna Strickland (University of Waterloo)

Date: Nov 7, 2019 6:30 PM
Location: Leacock Auditorium (Room 132), Leacock Building
Anna I. McPherson Public Lecture
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Astro Seminar - "The Magnetic Interstellar Medium in Three Dimensions"

Susan Clark (IAS)

Date: Nov 5, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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MSI Seminar - "The rivers and seas of Titan"

Taylor Perron (MIT)

Date: Oct 29, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Astro Seminar - "Studying Star Formation from the Stratosphere"

Laura Fissel (National Radio Astronomy Observatory)

Date: Oct 22, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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MSI Seminar - "Black Holes in Low Mass Galaxies"

Anil Seth (University of Utah)

Date: Oct 15, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Public AstroPhysics Night - "Cosmic Dawn: The Search for the First Stars"

Jeff Peterson (Carnegie Mellon)

Date: Oct 9, 2019 6:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Medical Building, Room 552
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2nd Global 21cm Workshop

Date: Oct 9, 2019 8:45 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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Astro Seminar - "Deciphering the Engines of Fast Radio Bursts"

Brian Metzger (Columbia University)

Date: Oct 8, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Boardroom, Rutherford Physics Building
Astro Seminar
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2nd Global 21 cm Workshop

Date: Oct 8, 2019 8:45 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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Special Seminar - "Science & Journalism: Errors = Media x Confusion ^2"

Katia Moskvitch (Science Writer)

Date: Oct 7, 2019 2:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
Special MSI Seminar
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2nd Global 21cm Workshop

Date: Oct 7, 2019 8:45 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
Workshop
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MSI Seminar - "General Relativity Stands Alone?"

Christopher Smeenk (Western University)

Date: Oct 1, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
MSI Seminar
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Special Seminar -

Nienke van der Marel (NRC Herzberg)

Date: Sep 25, 2019 12:00 PM
Location: FDA 233
Special MSI Seminar
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Astro Seminar - "Probing Inhomogeneous Reionization with Lyman alpha Surveys: From the ground to WFIRST"

James Rhoads (NASA Goddard)

Date: Sep 24, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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Public Astro Night - "Origins: How the Earth Shaped Human History"

Lewis Dartnell (University of Westminster)

Date: Sep 18, 2019 6:00 PM
Location: McIntyre Medical Building, Room 504
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MSI Seminar - "Origin of volatiles in Earth’s mantle"

Curtis Williams (UC Davis)

Date: Sep 17, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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EPOD Discussion - Accessible Astronomy

Date: Sep 17, 2019 2:00 PM
Location: MSI Lounge
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Special Seminar - "High-redshift astrophysics using every photon"

Patrick Breysse (CITA)

Date: Sep 16, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: MSI Conference Room (3550 University)
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Special Event - "Cosmology Research at McGill"

Date: Sep 11, 2019 9:30 AM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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Astro Seminar - "Relativistic Jets from Weakly Accreting Black Holes"

Richard Plotkin (University of Nevada - Reno)

Date: Sep 10, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
Astro Seminar
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MSI Jamboree 2019

MSI Faculty

Date: Sep 5, 2019 3:00 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
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Special Seminar - "Navigating the New Epoch of FRB Discovery"

Liam Connor (Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy, University of Amsterdam)

Date: Sep 3, 2019 3:30 PM
Location: Bell Room (room 103), Rutherford Physics
Special Astro Seminar
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