Solange's list of Astrotalks and Informal Meetings in Pasadena
April 6th - 10th, 2015
When Who What Where
MONDAY:
10:30 Cahill Astro-Coffee Cahill Ahmanson Library
12:00 Raman Sundrum (Univ. Maryland) Cosmic Acceleration: Past, Present, Puzzles and Precision JPL Astrophysics and Exoplanet Science Seminars
JPL Buil. 169, Room 336
4:00 Lisa M. Pratt (Indiana University Bloomington) Marked variation in aquatic chemistry and methane budgets of periglacial lakes in Greenland: Implications for exploration of Mars GPS Division Seminar
Robert P. Sharp Lecture Hall (155 Arms)
4:15 (4:00) Joseph Rodriguez (Vanderbilt) Kilodegree Extremely Little Telescope (KELT) exoplanet survey Astronomy tea talk
Cahill Hameetman Auditorium
TUESDAY:
10:30 Cahill Astro-Coffee Cahill Ahmanson Library
12:00 JPL Star Formation Lunch Talks
JPL Buil. 169, Room 336
12:15 IR/sub-mm/mm lunch
Cahill 312
4:00 Mark Salvatore (Arizona State University) Geologic History of the Northern Plains of Mars: A Summary of Current Knowledge and Outstanding Questions Planetary Science Seminar
Salvatori Room (365 So. Mudd)
4:00 (3:30) Carnegie Colloquium Series
William T. Golden Auditorium
WEDNESDAY:
10:30 Cahill Astro-Coffee Cahill Ahmanson Library
12:00 Tao Wang (Saclay, France) Towards a complete census of star formation in massive galaxies at z>3 IPAC Lunch Seminar
IPAC 102
4:00 (3:45) David Hogg (NYU) Data-driven models of stars Astronomy colloquium
Cahill Hameetman Auditorium (Cahill Ahmanson Library) 
THURSDAY:
10:30 Cahill Astro-Coffee Cahill Ahmanson Library
noon SRL Sack Lunch Seminar
Lauritsen 248
4:00 (3:50) Alan Heavens (ICIC/ICL) How Big is the Baryon Acoustic Oscillation Scale? JPL Astrophysics and Exoplanet Science Seminars
JPL Buil. 169, Room 336
4:00 (3:45) Technology Concepts for the Next Generation VLA Sander Weinreb (Caltech) and Tony Beasley (NRAO) Physics Research Conference
Cahill Hameetman Auditorium
FRIDAY:
10:30 Cahill Astro-Coffee Cahill Ahmanson Library
12:15 Carnegie Observatories Lunch Talks
Carnegie Conference Room
1:00 Time Domain Forum
Keith Spalding 410
2:00 Kevork Abazajian (UC Irvine) Dark Matter Detections in Photons Split by a Million in Energy: Interpretations of X-ray lines and Gamma-ray Bumps Theoretical astrophysics and relativity seminar
370 Cahill

Times in brackets are when you should show up if you want to partake of the gastronomical inducements offered by the organizers.

I make no claim that this list is complete and comprehensive.

If there is a talk or event that you'd like me to include here, or if you spot a mistake, please email me with the details (solange at ipac.caltech.edu).