The San Diego State University Department of Astronomy has a joint colloquium series with the Department of Physics. Here, we list colloquia that are part of this series that are of specific relevance to astronomy, along with all other departmental talks. Please click on the links (when available) for detailed information about each talk.

Upcoming (or recently given) Talks

  • Friday, September 29, 2017 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Warren Skidmore (Thirty Meter Telescope Observatory)
  • Friday, October 13, 2017 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Nick Law (University of North Carolina)
  • Friday, November 17, 2017 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Karin Sandstrom (UC San Diego)


Past Talks

  • Friday, April 29, 2016 (7:30 PM in Room GMCS-333): John D. Schopp Memorial Lecture, Prof. Rudi Lindner (University of Michigan) “From Berlin to Dallas: The Birth, Death, and Rebirth of Cosmology in the
    Twentieth Century
  • Friday, January 8, 2016 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium (4 short talks) — Prof. Nader Haghighipour (IfA), Dr. Veselin Kostov (Goddard), Dr. Billy Quarles (U. Nebraska at Kearney), and Prof. Daniel Fabrycky (U. Chicago) 
    “A Four-Part Circumbinary Planet Medley”