KAVLI INSTITUTES COMMUNITY CALENDAR


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April 2021

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Astrophysics Colloquium: Jonathan Pober (Brown University)
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Square Kilometer Array: Progress and the Chinese Participation
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Square Kilometer Array: Progress and the Chinese Participation
I will give a comprehensive overview of the international mega-science project SKA, it’s status, progress, and the involvement and activities of the Chinese community.

Speaker:
Bo QIN (NAOC)
Place:
KIAA-auditorium
Host:
Lijing Shao
Time:
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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 am - 5:00 am
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MKI Brown Bag Lunch: Yubo Su & Ayşegül Tümer
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

BBL 4/5/2021 — Speakers: Yubo Su (Cornell University) And Ayşegül Tümer (University Of Utah)
Monday April 5, 2021 12:00 pm
via Zoom
Speaker: Yubo Su (Cornell University)
Title and abstract: TBA

Speaker: Ayşegül Tümer (University of Utah)
Enhancing and extending NuSTAR’s capabilities with the characterization of , ...

Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Polarized emission around the M87 supermassive black hole
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Polarized emission around the M87 supermassive black hole
Apr 05, 2021 – 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
SLAC Colloquium
Speaker
Maciek Wielgus (Harvard University) via zoom
Zoom info: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/93786509241?pwd=M2NyVzhsb1N2UUpBWUVtbXZHQkZDZz09

In 2017 April, the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) observed the near-hor

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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New Discoveries Of Extreme Transients
10:00 am - 11:00 am

New Discoveries Of Extreme Transients

MIT Astrophysics Colloquium: Iair Arcavi, University Of Tel Aviv

Tuesday April 6, 2021 10:00 am

Abstract:
As transient surveys become wider and faster, and followup facilities become more automated and global, we are able to discover and characterize new phase spaces of transients. , ...

Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
10:00 am - 11:00 am
TBD: Rui Xu
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

TBD

abstract: tbd

Speaker: Dr. Rui XU @ KIAA
Place: KIAA first meeting room + zoom
Time: Tuesday, April 6, 2021 – 1:30PM to Tuesday, April 6, 2021 – 2:30PM

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:30 am - 2:30 am
Spontaneously Broken Boosts in CFTs
10:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Spontaneously Broken Boosts in CFTs

IPMU Mathematics – String Theory Seminar

Date/Time: Tue, Apr 06, 2021, 22:30 – 23:30

Zoom

Speaker: Sridip Pal (IAS)

Abstract:
Conformal Field Theories (CFTs) have rich dynamics in heavy states. We describe the constraints due to spontaneously broken boost and dilatation sy , ...

Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
9:30 am - 10:30 am
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KICP Colloquium: Gilbert Holder
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

KICP Colloquium: Gilbert Holder (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign)

3:30–4:30 PM
Zoom

Zoom information not provided online. Please contact KICP to attend.

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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KICP Seminar: Mikhail Ivanov (NYU)
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Zoom information not provided online. Please contact KICP to attend.

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The Intracluster ‘Stratosphere’: Dynamics and Thermodynamics
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Intracluster ‘Stratosphere’: Dynamics and Thermodynamics
Turbulent motions in the intracluster medium (ICM) area key piece of puzzle in the astrophysics and cosmology of galaxy clusters. A series of recent studies have demonstrated the importance of density stratification in the evolution of ICM turbule , ...

Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 am - 5:00 am
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Kavli Neuro Futures Inaugural Meeting
10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Kavli Foundation is hosting this virtual event to bring together neuroscience Kavli Institute members – including post-docs and grad students – for scientific discussion and community building, with a focus on forging meaningful networks. If successful, we plan to make this a regular monthly event.

You will nee

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
MKI Brown Bag Lunch: Tom Haworth
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

BBL 4/12/2021 — Speaker: Tom Haworth (Queen Mary University Of London)

Monday April 12, 2021 12:00 pm
via Zoom

Speakers

Zoom information is not public for this event. Please contact Debbie Meinbresse at meinbres@mit.edu to request to attend. 

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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TBD: Ming Yang
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

TBD
abstract

TBD

Speaker:
Dr. Ming YANG @ National Observatory of Athens
Place:
Zoom ID: 885 6999 9778 , passcode: astroPKU
Time:
Tuesday, April 13, 2021 – 1:30PM to Tuesday, April 13, 2021 – 2:30PM
Link:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88569999778?pwd=ajd1QmROdGhld0U0NFhDN3VuaDZzUT09

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:30 am - 2:30 am
MIT Astrophysics Colloquium: Jason Dexter, University Of Colorado, Boulder
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Zoom information is not public for this event. Please contact Debbie Meinbresse at meinbres@mit.edu to request to attend. 

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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KIPAC Astrophysics Colloquium: Eve Lee
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Astrophysics Colloquium
Apr 15, 2021 – 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Astrophysics Colloquium
Speaker
Eve Lee (McGill University) via zoom https://stanford.zoom.us/j/423773826
Zoom info: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/423773826

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
TBD: Guangxing Li
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Title: TBD
Speaker: Guangxing Li (Yunnan University)
Place: KIAA-auditorium
Host: Lijing Shao
Time: Thursday, April 15, 2021 – 4:00PM to Thursday, April 15, 2021 – 5:00PM
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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 am - 5:00 am
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IFN Kavli Faculty Seminar: Loren Frank
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

IFN Seminars are recorded and when permitted, made available to the public afterwards at:

https://ucsf.app.box.com/s/wm5ca500hajbrxni6u3y4w1bhc9f1skj

 

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Development of Hybrid Laboratory Training Methods in the Kavli Nanoscience Institute: Challenges and Opportunities
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Kavli Core Facilities Learning Group Kickoff Meeting 

The group will meet periodically to share knowledge and expertise related to core facilities and to foster community among technical, administrative, and scientific staff across disciplines and throughout the entire Kavli Institutes network.  Each meeting

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
TBD: Yi Ren
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Title: TBD
Speaker: Yi REN @BNU
Place: KIAA first meeting room + zoom
Time: Tuesday, April 20, 2021 – 1:30PM to Tuesday, April 20, 2021 – 1:55PM
Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88569999778?pwd=ajd1QmROdGhld0U0NFhDN3VuaDZzUT09

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:30 am - 2:00 am
TBD: Tianding Wang
1:55 pm - 2:30 pm

Title: TBD
Speaker: Tianding WANG @BNU
Place: KIAA first meeting room + zoom
Time: Tuesday, April 20, 2021 – 1:55PM to Tuesday, April 20, 2021 – 2:30PM
Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88569999778?pwd=ajd1QmROdGhld0U0NFhDN3VuaDZzUT09

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:55 am - 2:30 am
Margaret Geller – HectoMAP: Mapping The Middle-Aged Universe
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

April 20, 2021 4:00 pm
MIT Astrophysics Colloquium:Margaret Geller, Harvard Center For Astrophysics
HectoMAP: Mapping The Middle-Aged Universe

Zoom information is not public for this event. Please contact Debbie Meinbresse at meinbres@mit.edu MKI to request to attend. 

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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KICP Colloquium: TBD
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

KICP Colloquium: TBD

3:30–4:30 PM
Zoom

Zoom information not provided online. Please contact KICP to attend.

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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KIPAC Astrophysics Colloquium: Daniela Huppenkothen
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Astrophysics Colloquium
Apr 22, 2021 – 11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Astrophysics Colloquium
Speaker
Daniela Huppenkothen (University of Washington) via zoom https://stanford.zoom.us/j/423773826
Zoom info: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/423773826

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
TBD: Hongliang Yan
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Title: TBD
Speaker: Hongliang Yan (NAOC)
Place: KIAA-auditorium
Host: Subo Dong
Time: Thursday, April 22, 2021 – 4:00PM to Thursday, April 22, 2021 – 5:00PM

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 am - 5:00 am
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MIT Astrophysics Colloquium: Helen Russell, University Of Nottingham
10:00 am - 11:00 am

Zoom information is not public for this event. Please contact Debbie Meinbresse at meinbres@mit.edu to request to attend. 

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
10:00 am - 11:00 am
AGB binary
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

AGB binary

Speaker: 
Dr. Zhuo CHEN @ TsinghuaU
Place:
KIAA first meeting room + ZOOM
Time:
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 – 1:30PM to Tuesday, April 27, 2021 – 2:30PM
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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
1:30 am - 2:30 am
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Shelley Wright: Next-generation Instrumentation for Large Ground-Based Telescopes
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Astrophysics Colloquium: Shelley Wright (UC San Diego)
Next-generation Instrumentation for Large Ground-Based Telescopes

Zoom info: https://stanford.zoom.us/j/423773826

Advances in diffraction-limited techniques on 8-10m telescopes using adaptive optics (AO) and integral field spectrographs (IFS) have led to significa

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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
TBD: Yifu Cai
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Title: TBD
Speaker:
Yifu Cai (USTC)
Place:
KIAA-auditorium
Host:
Lijing Shao
Time:
Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 4:00PM to Thursday, April 29, 2021 – 5:00PM
Biography:
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Local Time:
Apr 15 2021 |
4:00 am - 5:00 am
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