2008 - 2009

OI Annual Preview

Sep 08, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 03:30 PM MDCL-1110,

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Forming Planets in Dusty Disks around Young Stars

Sep 15, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Andrew Youdin, CITA, Toronto

Forming Planets in Dusty Disks around Young Stars - Read More…

Meteorite impact events: The destructive and beneficial effects

Sep 22, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Gordon Osinski, Earth Sciences, University of Western Ontario

Meteorite impact events: The destructive and beneficial effects - Read More…

Fueling the Milky Way

Oct 27, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Mary Putman, Columbia University, Dept. of Astronomy & Astrophysics

Fueling the Milky Way - Read More…

Microbes, volcanoes, and evidence of early life on Earth

Nov 03, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Neil Banerjee, Earth Sciences, University of Western

Microbes, volcanoes, and evidence of early life on Earth - Read More…

Early Universe Inflation: models and tests

Nov 10, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Lev Kofman, CITA, University of Toronto

Early Universe Inflation: models and tests - Read More…

Organic Molecules in the Interstellar Medium and in Comets

Nov 24, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Steve Charnley, The Space Science and Astrobiology Division, NASA Ames

Organic Molecules in the Interstellar Medium and in Comets - Read More…

Photosynthesis and the Origin of Continents

Dec 01, 2008 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Norm Sleep, Geophysics, University of Stanford

Photosynthesis and the Origin of Continents - Read More…

Session for Students

Jan 05, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Origins 3S03

Session for Students - Read More…

Marine Subsurface Biodiversity: A Unique Microbial Environment

Jan 12, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Jennifer Biddel, Geology, University of North Carolina

Marine Subsurface Biodiversity: A Unique Microbial Environment - Read More…

From the turbulent origins of stars to the shocking origins of turbulence

Jan 19, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Nicholas Kevlahan, Mathematics & Statistics, McMaster University

From the turbulent origins of stars to the shocking origins of turbulence - Read More…

Investigating the Origin & Evolution of Culture with Phylogenetic Techniques

Feb 02, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Mark Collard, Simon Fraser University, Dept of Archaeology

Investigating the Origin & Evolution of Culture with Phylogenetic Techniques - Read More…

The MOST microsat: A suitcase full of stars (and exoplanets)

Feb 23, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Jaymie Matthews, Department of Physics & Astronomy, University of British Columbia

The MOST microsat: A suitcase full of stars (and exoplanets) - Read More…

Mapping Dark Matter with Weak Lensing

Mar 02, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Laura Parker, Department of Physics & Astronomy

Mapping Dark Matter with Weak Lensing - Read More…

The most powerful explosions in the universe and the birth of quark stars

Mar 09, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM

Dr. Rachid Ouyed, University of Calgary, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy and Origins Institute Senior Visiting Fellow

The most powerful explosions in the universe and the birth of quark stars - Read More…

Visualizing geometry: the shape of space in higher dimensions

Mar 16, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Megumi Harada, Mathematics, McMaster University

Visualizing geometry: the shape of space in higher dimensions - Read More…

Aeons Before the Big Bang?

Mar 23, 2009 from 11:30 AM to 01:00 PM Convocation Hall - University Hall 213,

Sir Roger Penrose, University of Oxford

Aeons Before the Big Bang? - Read More…

Small Molecule Chemistry and the RNA World

Mar 30, 2009 from 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM MDCL-1110,

Dr. Peter Unrau, Molecular Biology & Biochemistry, Simon Fraser University

Small Molecule Chemistry and the RNA World - Read More…