Events and Activities

Explore current and upcoming events and activities happening at the Institute for Advanced Study.

Apr
12
2021

Institute for Advanced Study/Princeton University Early Universe/Cosmology Lunch Discussion

How, and how not, to obtain the redshift distribution from probabilistic photometric redshifts
Alex Malz
12:30pm|Virtual Meeting

Abstract: The cosmological impact of current and upcoming photometric galaxy surveys is contingent on our ability to obtain redshift estimates for large numbers of faint galaxies. In the absence of spectroscopically confirmed redshifts, broad-band...

Apr
13
2021

Institute for Advanced Study / Princeton University Joint Astrophysics Colloquium

Unveiling the secrets of Jupiter with the Juno mission
Yamila Miguel
11:00am|Virtual Meeting

With more than 4000 exoplanets found and about 2-dozens of planets with detected atmospheric chemical species, we moved from an era of discovery to a new era of exoplanet characterisation. On the other hand, extremely accurate measurements by Juno...

Apr
20
2021

Institute for Advanced Study / Princeton University Joint Astrophysics Colloquium

Exoplanets and the search for extraterrestrial life
Ignas Snellen
11:00am|Virtual Meeting

Placing the solar system in the context of other planetary systems is one of the central objectives driving the study of extrasolar planets. One of the most fascinating questions in modern science is whether other life-bearing planets exist. In this...