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

  • Monday, July 1, 2019 (1:00 PM in Room PA-215): Master’s Thesis Defense, Mr. Michael Engesser (SDSU)
  • Friday, October 4, 2019 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Bryce Bolin (Caltech)
  • Friday, October 11, 2019 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Aida Kirichenko (UNAM)
  • Friday, October 18, 2019 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Daniel Gruen (SLAC)
  • Friday, November 1, 2019 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. William Welsh (SDSU)
  • Friday, November 8, 2019 (3:00 PM in Room PA-215): Colloquium, Dr. Christopher Theissen (UCSD)

Past Talks

  • Friday, May 17, 2019 (2:00 PM in Room P-244): Virtual Reality Demonstration, Mr. Gur Windmiller (SDSU)
  • 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”