SFIR: Star Formation/ISM Rendezvous

 Peyton night image from Lewis Library 

When:  Wednesdays
Time:   11am-Noon
Where: Peyton Hall Dome Room (201)

SFIR (pronounced “sapphire”) is the Star Formation/ISM Rendezvous, a seminar covering research on all aspects of star formation and the interstellar medium in both the Milky Way and external galaxies.  SFIR is open to all interested members of the Princeton+IAS astrophysics community, as well as visitors from other departments.    

Members of the department (students, postdocs, and faculty) and visitors present research talks, at varying levels of formality, allowing for extensive discussion.   Contributions may also include journal-club style presentations and other updates and discussions.

Organizers for 2019 are  Philip Mocz <pmocz AT astro.princeton.edu> and Eve Ostriker <eco AT astro.princeton.edu>.   

The current speaker list for this semester is below and more info can be found on the SFIR website: https://sfirprinceton.github.io/


Date Speaker   Talk
09/25/19 SFIR: Yi-Kuan Chiang (Johns Hopkins) Intensity Mapping Tomography in Broadbands
10/02/19 SFIR: Miao Li (Simons Foundation) TBA
10/16/19 SFIR: Hui Li (MIT) -- 3 PM DOME ROOM TBA
10/23/19 SFIR: Chad Bustard (UW-Madison) TBA
11/13/19 SFIR: Sanghyuk Moon (Seoul National University) TBA
11/20/19 SFIR: Drummond Fielding (Simons Foundation) TBA
12/04/19 SFIR: Evan Anders (UC Boulder) TBA