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Seminars of the Astronomical Institute of Charles University

Regular seminars are held on Wednesdays at 10:10:10 AM in lecture theater T1 in the tallest building of the Troja campus (V Holesovickach 2, 180 00 Praha). Seminars are open for general public, everyone is heartily invited!

Inquiries about the seminars: Jaroslav Haas ("haas", server ""), Attila Meszaros ("meszaros", server "")

Current programme in the PDF format

Jun 29, 2017  
Extra seminar - Thursday, T2, 11:40
Peter Veres (University of Alabama in Huntsville, USA)
Fermi satellite, gravitational waves detected by Advanced LIGO (GW150914 and GW151226) and the gamma-ray bursts
Jun 28, 2017  
Extra seminar - Wednesday, T2, 11:00
Kenji Bekki (International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia)
Formation of globular clusters with multiple stellar populations
Jun 27, 2017  
Extra seminar - Tuesday, T2, 11:40
Norbert Werner (MTA-Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary; Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic; Hiroshima University, Japan)
Chemical enrichment of clusters of galaxies and the large scale structure of the Universe
Jun 26, 2017  
Extra seminar - Monday, T2, 11:00
Denis Mourard (The Cote d'Azur Observatory, France)
Stellar physics at high angular resolution
May 24, 2017  
Jiri Svoboda (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague)
Spectral states of active galactic nuclei with XMM-Newton
May 17, 2017  
Seminar is not held - Rector's Day
May 10, 2017  
Ondrej Chrenko (Astronomicky ustav UK, MFF UK, Praha)
Migrace protoplanet, jejich srazky a vznik plynnych obru
May 3, 2017  
Giovanni Acquaviva (Institute of Theoretical Physics, Charles University, Prague)
The dark side of cosmology: an overview
Apr 26, 2017  
Martin Jelinek (Astronomicky ustav Akademie ved Ceske republiky, Ondrejov)
Gama zablesky a astronomie, ve ktere zalezi na sekundach
Apr 19, 2017  
Steven Shore (University of Pisa, Italy)
Not just chaos: a primer on turbulence for astronomers
Apr 12, 2017  
Giacomo Beccari (European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany)
Accretion discs in Hα with OmegaCam (ADHOC) survey: the early stages of star and clusters' formation
Apr 11, 2017  
Extra seminar - Tuesday, T1, 13:10
Andrei Nomerotski (Brookhaven National Laboratory, New York, USA)
Celestial cinematography with Large Synoptic Survey Telescope
Apr 5, 2017  
Petr Harmanec (Astronomicky ustav UK, MFF UK, Praha)
Nominalni hodnoty slunecnich a planetarnich jednotek
Mar 29, 2017  
Jaroslav Haas (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
Hypervelocity stars and S-stars
Mar 22, 2017  
Bruno Leibundgut (European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany)
Observing with ESO telescopes
Mar 15, 2017  
Tereza Klocova (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Ondrejov)
Active exoplanet host stars
Mar 8, 2017  
Steven Shore (University of Pisa, Italy)
Classical novae: from bang to whimper
Mar 1, 2017  
Robert Klement (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague; European Southern Observatory, Santiago, Chile)
Revealing the structure of the outer discs of Be stars
Feb 22, 2017  
Jorg Dabringhausen (Astronomical Institute of Charles University, Prague)
Modified gravity in early-type galaxies
Jan 11, 2017  
Petr Broz (Geofyzikalni ustav Akademie ved Ceske republiky, Praha)
Sopky a Mars aneb Jak sopecna cinnost menila tvar rude planety
Jan 4, 2017  
Vaclav Pavlik (Astronomicky ustav UK, MFF UK, Praha)
Kolaps jadra v N-casticovych modelech hvezdokup
Dec 21, 2016  
Petr Fatka (Astronomicky ustav UK, MFF UK, Praha)
Geneticky spriznene planetky
Dec 14, 2016  
Behnam Javanmardi (Argelander Institute for Astronomy, University of Bonn, Germany)
Probing the isotropy of the Universe
Dec 7, 2016  
Jiri Grygar (Fyzikalni ustav Akademie ved Ceske republiky, Praha)
Zen objevu 2015
Nov 30, 2016  
Martin Solc (Astronomicky ustav UK, MFF UK, Praha)
Vladimir Vanysek - astronomie vseho druhu
Nov 23, 2016  
Jason Dexter (Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany)
Resolving the event horizon of the black hole in the Galactic Centre
Nov 16, 2016  
Marcel Pawlowski (University of California, Irvine, USA)
What correlations among galactic satellites can tell us about their origin, their host, and cosmology
Nov 9, 2016  
Andreas Eckart (University of Cologne, Germany; Max Planck Institute for Radioastronomy, Bonn, Germany)
The Galactic Centre black hole
Nov 2, 2016  
Douglas Heggie (School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, UK)
Michel Henon and the modern dynamics of star clusters
Oct 26, 2016  
Yves Fremat (Royal Observatory of Belgium, Brussels)
Spectroscopy of rapidly rotating intermediate-mass stars
Oct 19, 2016  
Sergio Martinez-Gonzalez (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague)
Supernova dust emission from young massive star clusters
Oct 12, 2016  
Josef Hanus (Astronomicky ustav UK, MFF UK, Praha)
Fyzikalni vlastnosti blizkozemni planetky Phaethon
Oct 5, 2016  
Dorottya Szecsi (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Ondrejov)
The evolution of low-metallicity massive stars
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