Seminars

The Institute organizes weekly seminars on a semi-regular basis. Researchers who plan to visit Athens and wish to present their results to the members of the Institute are encouraged to contact A. Georgakakis or G. Mountrichas. The talks are in english and take place at the "Emilios Harlaftis" seminar room of the IAASARS building in Penteli. The * following the date indicates a seminar held in the Newall dome.

The availability of the seminar room can be viewed here. Reservations can be made by contacting E. Christia.

Speaker Subject Date
Ms.Vana Fragkou
University of Hong Kong
Planetary Nebulae in our Galaxy: multi-wavelength studies and the unique case of PHR 1315-6555
11.07.2018
12:00
Dr. Filippos Koliopanos
Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et Planetologie, Toulouse, France
The origins of supermassive black holes.
20.06.2018
12:00
Sac Nicte Medina
Max Planck Institute for Radio Astronomy, Germany
Radio compact sources in star forming regions
05.06.2018
12:00
Prof. Stella Offner
The University of Texas at Austin, USA
Towards a Unified Model of Star Formation: Forging Order from Randomness
04.06.2018
12:00
Prof. Pavlos Kollias
Stony Brook University, NY, USA
Clouds and Radars
01.06.2018
12:00
Dr. G. Balasis
National Observatory of Athens
Waves, Particles, and Storms in Geospace: A Complex Interplay
25.05.2018
12:30
Prof. Francis Castanie
IRIT-ENSEEIHT, Toulouse, France
Hybridization and Fusion of Satellite and Telecommunication Network Based Positioning Methods
04.05.2018
11:00
Prof. Francisco J. Carrera
Instituto de Fisica de Cantabria, Spain
X-ray and mid-IR properties of Active Galactic Nuclei
26.04.2018
12:00
Dr. Evangelos Sfakianakis
Dutch National Institute for Subatomic Physics
From natural inflation to leptons, baryons and cosmological magnetic fields
23.04.2018
12:00
Dr. Kalliopi Dasyra
Department of Astrophysics, Astronomy, & Mechanics, University of Athens, Greece
Molecular gas winds: what can ALMA teach us about their properties and impact on galaxy evolution
18.04.2018
12:00
Dr. Ralph Kahn
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, USA
Planetary Perspective on Aerosols & Climate
16.04.2018
12:00
Dr. Eleni Kalfountzou
European Space Agency - ESA, Spain
The TraNsiTion : Triggers, Nature & Termination of SMBHs activity
13.04.2018
12:00
Dr. Michalis Kourniotis
Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Massive binaries in the Large Magellanic Cloud
04.04.2018
12:00
Dr. Tassos Fragos
Observatory of the University of Geneva, Switzerland
Open questions in the formation of binary stellar systems containing black holes
30.03.2018
12:00
Dr. Vassilis Amiridis
National Observatory of Athens
Using the particle depolarization to distinguish desert dust in external aerosol mixtures: application to satellite observations
29.03.2018
12:00
Dr. Grigoris Maravelias
University of Crete, Greece
B[e] Supergiants: a missing part from the massive star puzzle?
19.03.2018
12:00
Dr. Ruiz Angel
National Observatory of Athens, Greece
XMMPZCAT and XMMFITCATZ: expanding the scientific potential of serendipitous X-ray surveys
07.03.2018
12:00
Dr. Markos Trichas
Airbus Defence and Space, UK
The AIRBUS approach to small satelites
21.02.2018
17:00
Drs. Eran Ofek & Avishay Gal-Yam,
Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
How to add, subtract, and de-spackle astronomical images, Transients in real time: watching stars as they explode
01.02.2018
14:00
Dr. Theodoros Bitsakis
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico
The spatial distribution and ages of star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds
18.01.2018
12:00
Dr. Georges Kordopatis
Observatory of Cote d'Azur, Nice, France
Galactic archaeology: status and open questions
20.12.2017
12:00
Dr. Matthew Izawa
Institute for Planetary Materials, Okayama University - Misasa, Japan
Ultraviolet spectroscopy of dark asteroids: Insights into mineralogy, carbon chemistry, and surface processes
18.12.2017
12:00
Dr. Konstantinos Kolokythas
Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune, India
Low-frequency GMRT radio observations of brightest group galaxies in the Local Universe
15.12.2017
12:00
Dr. Antonella Nota
Space Telescope Science Institute, USA
Investigating Young Stellar Clusters with Hubble and MUSE
30.11.2017
12:30
Dr. Danny Lennon
European Space Astronomy Centre, ESA, Spain
A Gaia TGAS search for runaway supergiant stars in the Magellanic Clouds
29.11.2017
12:30
Dr. Matthias Tesche
University of Hertfordshire, UK
Aviation effects on already existing cirrus clouds
22.11.2017
12:00
Dr. Mikael Granvik
University of Helsinki, Finland
Debiased estimates for NEO orbits, absolute magnitudes, and source regions
15.11.2017
14:30*
Dr. Francois Mignard
Observatory of Cote d'Azur, Nice, France
Gaia explores the Milky Way
14.11.2017
13:00*
Dr. Antonis Georgakakis
National Observatory of Athens, Greece
Modeling the distribution of Active Galactic Nuclei in galaxies
08.11.2017
12:00
Dr. Stergios Misios
Oxford University, UK
Special Seminar: Let the Sun shine on Earth, periodically...
06.11.2017
15:00
Dr. Nick Sergis
Academy of Athens & National Observatory of Athens, Greece
Special Seminar: Space plasma processes manifested in multiple environments in the Solar System: Planetary Magnetospheres, Sun, Interplanetary Medium
06.11.2017
14:00
Dr. Athanasios Papaioannou
National Observatory of Athens & National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Special Seminar: Solar Eruptions and their Heliospheric Imprint
03.11.2017
14:30
Dr. Evangelos Paouris
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
Special Seminar: Forecasting Space Weather conditions from Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejections
02.11.2017
13:30
Dr. Kostas Tziotziou
National Observatory of Athens, Greece
Special Seminar: The dynamical Sun and its effects on geospace
02.11.2017
12:00
Dr. Ingmar Sandberg
National Observatory of Athens, Greece
Special Seminar: Recent Advances in the Specification and Understanding of the Geospace Radiation Environment
01.11.2017
13:30
Dr. Stavros Akras
Obs. Nacional & Valongo Observatory, UFRJ, Brazil
Digging into multi-wavelength surveys: Machine learning era
01.11.2017
12:00
Dr. Konstantin Herbst
University of Kiel, Germany
Sunspot Numbers and Cosmogenic Radionuclides - The Quest of Studying the Solar Activity on long time scales
25.10.2017
12:00
Dr. Konstantinos Koutroumbas
National Observatory of Athens, Greece
Cost function optimization Clustering Algorithms: A unified view and the sparse possibilistic case
18.10.2017
12:00
Dr. Pieter de Vis
Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, Paris, France
Dust, metals and gas in nearby galaxies
11.10.2017
12:00
Dr. Lucero Uscanga
University of Guanajuato, Mexico
Magnetic fields and radio emission processes in maser-emitting planetary nebulae
13.09.2017
12:00
Dr. Eleni Petrakou
Athens, Greece
A deterministic model for forecasting long-term solar activity
12.09.2017
12:00

 

 
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