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Speaker: Steven Ehkert (NASA Marshall Space Flight Center) Title: 25 Years of the Chandra X-ray Observatory Abstract: The Chandra X-ray Observatory, launched on July 23rd 1999, has revolutionized our understanding of high energy astronomical phenomena and objects. As we approach 25 years of operations for NASA’s flagship X-ray observatory, we will look back on some
Prof. Sundrum, famous for his work on extra-dimensions (Randall-Sundrum model) is going to talk about cosmology and unification.
Speaker: Jason Terry (University of Georgia) Title: Analyzing Planet Forming Environments with Deep Learning Abstract: Protoplanetary discs - the birthplaces of planets - offer unique opportunities to advance our theories of planet formation. Observing these rich physical environments reveals mechanisms and conditions that lead to stellar systems, but the overall process is still poorly understood.