Academic Year 2019-20 HEAP (High Energy and Astro Particle) Seminars

Seminars are held on Wednesdays, unless otherwise noted, in Fourth Floor Conference Room (Knudsen 4-134) at 12:00 PM. Pizza is served 15 minutes prior.

Seminars will be updated here as they are confirmed.

FALL 2019

November 27, 2019
"Progress on the GAPS time of flight"

Speaker: Sean Quinn, UCLA

November 20, 2019
Speaker: Andrew Ludwig, UCLA

November 13, 2019
"A novel technique to model cosmic-ray background in VHE gamma-ray astronomy"

Speaker: Ruo Yu Shang, UCLA

November 6, 2019
Speaker: Brian Beckford, University of Michigan
Host: David Saltzberg

October 30, 2019
"CMB lensing prospects with the SPT-3G instrument"

Speaker: Kyle Ferguson, UCLA

October 16, 2019
"From PeV to GZK: Recent Findings in Cosmic Rays"

Speaker: Pierre Sokolsky, University of Utah
Host: Rene Ong

September 25, 2019
"Detecting small scale B-mode signals from the cosmic microwave background" 

Speaker: Dr. Chang Feng, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Host: Srinivasan Raghunathan

SUMMER 2019

August 19, 2019
"Distortions in the Cosmic Microwave Background" 

Speaker: Federico Bianchini, University of Melbourne
Host: Nathan Whitehorn