Joint Astronomy Centre Seminars in 2001
5 January - Martin Ward - Leicester - "The
Future of UK Ground-Based Astronomy"
16 January - Makoto Kishimoto - UC Santa Barbara - "HST
polarimetry - structure and environment of active galactic nuclei"
16 February - Doug Johnstone - University of Toronto - "SCUBA-Diving
in Nearby Molecular Clouds - More Clues to the Physical Process of Star
5 March - Sylvain Chaty - Open University - "Multi-wavelength
observations of Soft X-ray transients"
16 March - Bev Wills - University of Texas at Austin - "Magnetic
Fields in Jets: IR-Optical Polarimetry during an Outburst of the
Quasar 3C 273"
29 March - Alastair Edge - University of Durham - "UKIDSS
- The proposal..."
6 April - Bo Reipurth - CASA/Univ. of Colorado
- "HH jets, disintegrating triple systems,and brown dwarfs: piece of a puzzle"
12 April - Mike Disney - University of Wales, Cardiff - "How
to Make Astronomical Discoveries"
4 May - Andrew Blain - CalTech/Cambridge - "GRBs
as cosmological probes"
14 May - Mark Thompson
- University of Kent - "A SCUBA Imaging Survey of ultracompact HII
2 July - Scott Chapman - Carnegie Observatories/CalTech
- "Understanding the high redshift sub-mm luminous population and the relation to other galaxy populations"
12 July - John Peacock - ROE/ATC - "Mapping large-scale structure with the 2dF Galaxy Redshift Survey"
10 August - John Richer - Cambridge - "ALMA Matters"
20 August - Wayne Holland - ROE/ATC - "Unveiling the universe at submillimetre wavelengths: A new wide-field imaging camera for the JCMT"
14 September - Graham Smith - Durham - "An HST Lensing Survey of X-ray Luminous Galaxy Clusters"
17 September - Sebastian Wolf - Thuringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg - "Alignment of Disks of TTauri Binary Stars"
5 October - Peter Roelfsema - SRON - "HIFI: An instrument for the Herschel Space Observatory"
15 October - Michael Liu - IfA - "Distances and Stellar Populations of Elliptical Galaxies from
Surface Brightness Fluctuations"
19 October - Steve Howell - PSI, Univ. of Wyoming - "UKIRT observations of Cataclysmic Variables"
29 October - Carlos del Burgo - MPIA - "INTEGRAL Field Spectroscopy of the Circumnuclear Regions
of M31, M32 and NGC1068: Kinematics and Stellar Populations"
6 November - Susan Scott - ROE/ATC - "The SCUBA 8 mJy Survey"
6 December - Philip Mauskopf - Cardiff - "BOLOCAM: A large format camera for mm-wave astronomy"
17 December - Leslie Sage - Physical Sciences Editor - Nature - "How to get published in Nature"