Dark Universe Seminar Series

This seminar series is sponsored by the Dark Energy/Dark Matter group, jointly hosted by Professors Marcelle Soares-Santos and Bjoern Penning.

Seminars are held on Thursdays at 4 p.m. in Abelson 333.

Fall 2019 Seminars

No Seminar (first week of classes)

August 29, 2019

Dark Universe Research Symposium, Part I

September 5, 2019

Alyssa Garcia, Paulo Barchi, Anushka Shrivastava, Prajita Bhattarai, Michael Williams, Mark Murdy

Dark Universe Research Symposium, Part II

September 12, 2019

Luke Korley, Emily Flanagan, Johnny Estevez de Queiroz, Nora Sherman, Federico Berlfein, Todd Zenger

Shedding the 'Nu' Light on the Nature of Matter: The Search for Majorana Neutrinos

September 19, 2019

Julieta Gruszko, MIT

Probing Cosmic Acceleration with Galaxy Clusters

September 26, 2019

Heidi Wu, Ohio State University
No Seminar (Brandeis Monday)

October 3, 2019

Insights from Stellar Archaeology into the Lives (and Deaths) of the First Stars

October 10, 2019

Rana Ezzeddine, MIT

Weighing Neutrinos

October 17, 2019

Joseph Formaggio, MIT

Introducing the Light Dark Matter Experiment (LDMX)

October 24, 2019

Craig Group, University of Virginia
Probing Dark Energy with Large-Scale Galaxy Clustering: From Instrumentation to Simulation

October 31, 2019

Duan Yutong, Boston University
Desperately Seeking SUSY

November 7, 2019

Indara Suarez, Boston University
Understanding the Nature of Neutrinos via Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay

November 14, 2019

Wenqin Xu, University of South Dakota

TBA

November 21, 2019

No Seminar (Thanksgiving Holiday)

November 28, 2019

TBA

December 5, 2019