APC Colloquium : “Spectroscopic Count Intensity Interferometry with Extremely Large Telescopes

APC laboratory is happy to welcome Albert Stebbins (Fermilab) on Friday this week. Al kindly accepted to give a colloquium entitled “Spectroscopic Count Intensity Interferometry with Extremely Large Telescopes” (abstract below), in 454A at 11am on Friday, October 26. Title: Optical Intensity Interferometry (Hanbury Brown Twiss) is an astronomical imaging technique that was used to make the first direct measurement of stellar diameters. The technique was abandoned […]

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All in the Family: Kin of Gravitational Wave Source Discovered

New observations suggest that kilonovae—immense cosmic explosions that produce silver, gold and platinum—may be more common than thought  On October 16, 2017, an international group of astronomers and physicists excitedly reported the first simultaneous detection of light and gravitational waves from the same source—a merger of two neutron stars. Now, a team that includes several University of Maryland astronomers has identified […]

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PhD defence of Mélanie Thiriet on 22/10/2018

Mélanie Thiriet collaborates with the UnivEarthS team I6: From dust to planets where she completed her doctorate. UnivEarthS is pleased to inform you of the defense of its thesis entitled : “Effect of the north/south dichotomy on the thermal structure and evolution of Mars”. The defense will take place on Monday, November 22, at 10 am at the IPGP Amphitheater. […]

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Registration for the Pariscience Festival opens!

  From 26 to 31 October 2018, the Muséum d’histoire naturelle de Paris and the Institut de physique du globe de Paris will host PARISCIENCE, the international scientific film festival. PARISCIENCE projects every year, for free, a selection of the best scientific documentary production, French and international, in all durations and all formats. General public, schoolchildren and professionals discover feature […]

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