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Seminars of the Astronomical Institute of Charles University

Our seminars are held regularly on Wednesdays at 10:10 AM in a hybrid form.

Online in Zoom: meeting id 952 7758 7215, password on request.
Streaming of the Zoom sessions: lecture room T1 (V Holesovickach 2, 18000 Prague).

For students, seminar recordings are also available.

Inquiries: Jaroslav Haas ("haas", server "sirrah.troja.mff.cuni.cz")

Current programme in the PDF format

May 18, 2022  
Specially from 12:30, streaming in T1 as usual
Seth Andrew Jacobson (Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA)
An early giant planet instability in Solar System history
May 11, 2022  
Seminar not held - Rector's Sports Day
May 4, 2022  
Duncan Forbes (Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Australia)
Ultra-diffuse galaxies: galaxies at the extreme
Apr 27, 2022  
Karina Voggel (University of Strasbourg, France)
Relic nuclear star clusters and their hidden supermassive black holes
Apr 20, 2022  
Eda Gjergo (Wuhan University, China)
The galactic chemical evolution of heavy elements
Apr 13, 2022  
Christian Boily (University of Strasbourg, France)
Star formation in disc galaxies and the trigger of bending modes
Apr 6, 2022  
Ivana Sandorova (Astronomicky ustav UK, Praha)
Dvojzakrytove systemy
Jozef Liptak (Astronomicky ustav UK, Praha)
Spektroskopicky vyzkum excentrickych zakrytovych dvojhviezd
Mar 30, 2022  
Michal Svanda (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague; Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Ondrejov)
Geomagnetically induced currents: are they a threat for the Czech transmission network?
Mar 23, 2022  
Jakub Podgorny (University of Strasbourg, France; Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague; Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
Reflected X-ray emission from black-hole accretion discs
Mar 16, 2022  
Alexander Krivov (University of Jena, Germany)
Debris disks as components of planetary systems
Mar 9, 2022  
Henri Boffin (European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany; Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Ondrejov)
A tale of caution: the tails of open clusters are much longer than thought, but more difficult to find
Mar 2, 2022  
Richard Irving Anderson (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne, Switzerland)
Measuring Hubble's constant to 1% using pulsating stars
Feb 23, 2022  
Libor Nouzak (Department of Surface and Plasma Science, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague)
Dust impacts measured by spacecraft in space and simulated in laboratory
Feb 16, 2022  
Rhys Taylor (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague)
Hunting for dark galaxies in the afterlife
Jan 5, 2022  
Myank Singhal (University of Bristol, UK)
Identifying stars using machine learning with missing and augmented photometry
Dec 22, 2021  
Lukas Shrbeny (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Ondrejov)
Properties of Alpha Monocerotid meteors from the observation of the 2019 outburst in the Czech Republic
Dec 15, 2021  
Sambaran Banerjee (University of Bonn, Germany)
Binary black hole mergers from young massive clusters, open clusters, and isolated binaries
Dec 8, 2021  
Alicia Moranchel Basurto (National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico)
Bilateral structure of the supernova remnant G296.5+10
Dec 1, 2021  
Jiri Grygar (Fyzikalni ustav Akademie ved Ceske republiky, Praha)
Zen objevu 2020
Nov 24, 2021  
Pierre Vernazza (Laboratory of Astrophysics of Marseille, France)
Constraints on the formation and evolution of the largest main belt asteroids
Nov 17, 2021  
Seminar is not held - public holiday
Nov 10, 2021  
Raul Ortega Chametla (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague; National Autonomous University of Mexico, Cuernavaca, Mexico)
How the planetary eccentricity influences the pebble isolation mass
Nov 3, 2021  
Richard Wunsch (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague)
Simulating star formation with the radiation transport code TreeRay
Oct 27, 2021  
Pavel Kroupa (University of Bonn, Germany; Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
The origin of brown dwarfs
Oct 20, 2021  
Jan Kara (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
Study of the structure of cataclysmic variables
Oct 13, 2021  
Henriette Wirth (Elektronische Fahrwerksysteme GmbH, Gaimersheim, Germany; Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
How many explosions does one need? Quantifying supernovae in globular clusters from iron abundance spreads
Oct 6, 2021  
Miroslav Broz (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
Early terrestrial planet formation by torque-driven convergent migration of planetary embryos
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