Division Seminars (WP/CSH Colloquium)

Held regularly unless posted otherwise every Wednesday afternoon at 2:15 pm in Room B5 of the Physics Institute (ExWi).

Spring Term 2024
28.02.2024 Dr. Joanna Drążkowska, Max Planck Institute, Göttingen, Germany
The Emerging Theory of Planet Formation
in G6, room -108
Special Seminar: Prof. Jessica Barnes, The University of Arizona, USA
Initial analyses of samples returned from asteroid Bennu by the OSIRIS-REx mission
Dr. Tadahiro Kimura, National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, Japan
Predicted diversity in water content of terrestrial exoplanets orbiting M dwarfs
(BPC at 16.15 in room B6)
Prof. Laura Kreidberg, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg, Germany
Planets are Places: Exoplanet Atmosphere Characterization in the JWST Era
27.03.2024 Dr. Dmitry Semenov, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg, Germany
Making Habitable Worlds: An Astrochemical Perspective
in G6, room -108
Dr. Susan Redmond, California Institute of Technology, USA
Title: To the stratosphere and beyond: Correcting quasi-static wavefront error drifts in astronomical telescopes
in G6, room -108 at 11.15am
Special Seminar: Dr. Oliver Shorttle, University of Cambridge, UK
Searching for habitability on Venus and exoplanets
17.04.2024 Prof. Charley Lineweaver, Australian National University, Australia
Cosmobiology and the Galactic Habitable Zone
01.05.2024 Dr. Anne-Marie Lagrange, LESIA/Paris Observatory, France
Observations of Young and Forming Planets
details TBA
Special Seminar: Prof. Michael Meyer, University of Michigan, USA
Infrared Astronomy: Direct Constraints on the Origins and Cradles of Planets

Master students

Please send an email to Prof. Susanne Wampfler (susanne.wampfler@unibe.ch) if you would like to attend the online seminars.

In order to receive the ECTS points for this seminar, you must prove your attendance. Attendance Cards are available here: info@space.unibe.ch