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Astronomy Colloquium

When

Nov. 30, 2012, 3:45pm to 4:45pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Room 217

Description

Kristian Finlator, a Hubble Fellow at the University of California, Santa Barbara, will be the featured speaker at a Department of Physics and Astronomy colloquium. His talk is titled, "Galaxy Formation and Feedback During the Cosmic Dark Ages." 

The study of structure formation during the first billion years is advancing rapidly, driven by pathfinding discoveries with the Hubble Space Telescope. Finlator will review current understanding of the typical growth history of the young galaxies that are now being observed well into the cosmic dark ages.

Admission Information

Admission is free. No ticket required.

Contact information

Name: Ken Nagamine
Office: BPB 242
Phone: 702-895-3485
E-mail: kn@physics.unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

Department of Physics and Astronomy