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Astrophysics Seminars

All seminars are held on Thursdays at 11:00 am (unless otherwise noted). They will be held in Bloomberg Lecture Hall and virtually through zoom. If an event was recorded, you can find it posted at ias.edu/videos under Natural Sciences. 

For questions please contact Siyao Xu, Mikhail Ivanov, or Amanda Cenker.

Astrophysics Seminar Archives

Oct
21
2021

Institute for Advanced Study Astrophysics Seminar

Probing magnetic field direction and strength in interstellar medium, galactic center and clusters of galaxies
Alex Lazarian
11:00am|Bloomberg Lecture Hall and Zoom

Understanding of the role magnetic field in astrophysical environments is essential for many brunches of astrophysical research. The knowledge of magnetic field and polarized radiation that this field induces is important for the ongoing search for...

Dec
09
2021

Institute for Advanced Study Astrophysics Seminar

3D magnetic field observations associated with filamentary molecular clouds
Mehrnoosh Tahani
11:00am|Bloomberg Lecture Hall and Zoom

In this talk, I will briefly discuss our work on understanding the 3D morphology of magnetic fields associated with molecular clouds. To study the 3D magnetic fields, we first proposed and demonstrated a new technique to determine the line-of-sight...