Joint Tufts / CfA / MIT
Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

Fall 1997


September 23, 1997: Neil Turok, Cambridge University
Causality and Cosmic Structure Formation
At CfA.

September 30, 1997: Robert Caldwell, University of Pennsylvania
Cosmological Imprint of an Energy Component with General Equation of State
At Tufts.

October 7, 1997: Antonio Campos, MIT
Stochastic Effects in Semiclassical Gravity: A Realistic Cosmological Example

October 14, 1997: Richard Watkins, Dartmouth
The RMS Peculiar Velocity of Clusters
At CfA.

October 21, 1997: Tanmay Vachaspati, Case Western Reserve
Sweeping Away the Monopole Problem
At Tufts.

October 28, 1997: Robert Brandenberger, Brown
Gravitational Back Reaction in Inflationary Cosmology

November 4, 1997: Geza Gyuk, SISSA
Rotating Halos, Thick Disks and MACHO Mass Estimates: Can the LMC Microlenses Be Brown Dwarfs?
At CfA.

November 11, 1997: Ana Achucarro, University of Bilbao
Semilocal String Networks
At Tufts.

And also of interest to the Cosmology audience:
November 11, 1997: Michael Strauss, Princeton
(To be announced)
At CfA, 12:30 pm.

November 18, 1997: Ue-Li Pen, CfA
Gamma-ray Bursts and Electro-weak Baryogenesis
Change in location: Kolker Room, 26-414

November 25, 1997: Uros Seljak, CfA
Cosmology with Cosmic Microwave Background Anisotropies
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.
Change in location: Phillips Auditorium

December 2, 1997: Max Tegmark, Institute for Advanced Study
New Measurements of the Microwave Background and Foreground
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.

December 9, 1997: Richard Easther, Brown University
Chaotic Dynamics in Inflationary Cosmology
At MIT, 2:30 p.m.