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Upcoming Events

Dec
12
Tue
3:00 pm Seminar – Sphesihle Makhathini
Seminar – Sphesihle Makhathini
Dec 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Title:   MeerKATHI: A configurable, portable and system agnostic MeerKAT data reduction pipeline Abstract: The process of creating science data products in astronomy can be cumbersome and unreliable for a number of reasons. The most important …
Dec
14
Thu
12:00 pm Seminar – Satadru Bag (IUCAA) @ STEC
Seminar – Satadru Bag (IUCAA) @ STEC
Dec 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
PhD student, IUCAA, India Title:  TBA Abstract:  TBA
Dec
19
Tue
12:00 pm Seminar – Jethro Ridl @ Maths Seminar Room H1-401
Seminar – Jethro Ridl @ Maths Seminar Room H1-401
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Visiting researcher Jethro Ridl will talk about some of his PhD dissertation work, including cluster observations, photometric redshifts and some cluster cosmology.