Events Schedule
Workshops & Events Schedule
March 19 - 26, 2016
WorldWide
Rencontres de Moriond - Cosmology 2016
February 29 - March 2, 2016
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: Next-Generation Techniques for Ultra-High Energy (UHE) Astroparticle Physics
February 19, 2016
KICP Postdocs Symposium
Winter 2016 Postdocs Symposium
February 16 - 17, 2016
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: "Cosmology Using Low Resolution Spectroscopy in the 2020s"
February 16, 2016
KICP Talk
C2ST Speakeasy: Ritoban Basu Thakur, "Dark Matter -- The Dark Path to our Being"
February 11, 2016
Talk
Physics colloquium: Daniel Holz, University of Chicago, "Update on LIGO and Gravitational Waves"
February 11, 2016
KICP Event
LIGO update on the search for gravitational waves
February 9, 2016
Lecture
2015-2016 Brinson Lecture: Francis Halzen, "Ice Fishing for Neutrinos"
January 7, 2016
Talk
Physics colloquium: Stephan Meyer, University of Chicago, "First results from the Fermilab Holometer testing space-time correlations at the Planck scale"
January 6, 2016
KICP Event
The Future of Cosmological Physics: Rocky Kolb & Wayne Hu
December 27 - 29, 2015
KICP Yerkes Institute
The Science of Musical Instruments, Yerkes Winter Institute
December 15, 2015
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: Giant Radio Array for Neutrino Detection (GRAND)
December 5, 2015
Lecture
Physics with a Bang!
November 17 - 18, 2015
KICP Event
AstroChicago 123
November 16, 2015
KICP Workshop
Dark Matter Hub workshop
November 10, 2015
Workshop
Midwest Cosmic Visions Meeting
November 5, 2015
Talk
Physics colloquium: Wendy Freedman, University of Chicago, "Measurement of Cosmological Parameters"
November 4 - 6, 2015
KICP Workshop
Workshop: Higgs Effective Field Theories (HEFT 2015)
October 30, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Lee McCuller, "Testing a Model of Planck-Scale Quantum Geometry With Broadband Correlation of Colocated 40m Interferometers"
October 30, 2015
KICP Postdocs Symposium
Fall 2015 Postdocs Symposium
October 24, 2015
KICP Talk
Michael S. Turner, "The Realm of Mystery"
October 23, 2015
Talk
Jim Hartle, University of California, Santa Barbara, "The Quantum Origin of Our Classical Universe"
October 21, 2015
KICP Event
Discussion on the Mid-Decadal review, "New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy and Astrophysics"
October 17, 2015
Workshop
More Than a Physicist - A 70th Birthday Symposium in Honor of Don Lamb
October 16, 2015
KICP Event
Sexual Harassment discussion
October 12 - 14, 2015
KICP Workshop
Workshop: "Exploring Theories of Modified Gravity"
October 3 - December 12, 2015
Lecture
82nd Compton Lectures: Manos Chatzopoulos, "The Cosmic Fireworks that Synthesize the Building Blocks of Life: Supernova Explosions"
September 29, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Tyler Natoli, "A Search for Transient Sources in the First 100 deg2 of SPTpol Data"
September 23 - 25, 2015
KICP Workshop
Workshop: "Calibration of low energy particle detectors"
September 18, 2015
KICP Talk
KICP at the Council for Opportunity in Education conference
September 7 - 11, 2015
WorldWide
COSMO-15
September 3, 2015
KICP Workshop
DESUC2015: Chicagoland-based DES meeting
September 1 - 7, 2015
WorldWide
At the Edge of Discovery - CosmoCruise2015
September 1, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Jing Zhou, "Direct Dark Matter Detection with the DAMIC experiment at SNOLAB"
August 31, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Alan Robinson, "Dark Matter Limits from a 2L C3F8 Filled Bubble Chamber"
August 16 - 22, 2015
WorldWide
Rencontres du Vietnam on Cosmology 50 years after CMB discovery
August 2 - 8, 2015
KICP Yerkes Institute
Mission to Mars: Engineering Design Process, Yerkes Summer Institute
July 28, 2015
KICP Talk
WorldWide Telescope: A Professional and Public Visualization Tool
July 28, 2015
KICP Workshop
Workshop: "Putting Your Data into World Wide Telescope (WWT)"
July 20, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Pierre Gratia, "Cosmology and Singularities in Massive Gravity"
July 13, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Louis Abramson, "Assessing and Understanding Diversity in Galaxy Star Formation Histories"
July 13, 2015
Talk
Abigail Crites, Caltech, "The TIME-Pilot CII Intensity Mapping Experiment to Study the Epoch of Reionization"
July 6 - 17, 2015
WorldWide
Tri-Institute Summer School on Elementary Particles (TRISEP-2015)
June 17, 2015
KICP Talk
Computations in Science Seminar: Marilena Loverde, University of Chicago, "Cosmic Structure As a Probe of the History of the Universe"
June 16, 2015
KICP Talk
Adler Brown Bag Lunch Seminar: Daniel Grin, "Astrophysics to older adults"
June 12, 2015
KICP Workshop
Graduate Student Symposium
June 11, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Ke Fang, "Newborn Pulsars as Highest-Energy Cosmic Accelerators"
June 11, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Benedikt Diemer, "On the (non-)universality of halo density profiles"
June 11, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Jennifer Helsby, "Clustering-based redshifts for the Dark Energy Survey"
June 5, 2015
Talk
Alumni Weekend: Edward C. Stone, SM'59, PhD'64, "The Voyager Journey to Interstellar Space"
June 5, 2015
KICP Postdocs Symposium
Spring 2015 Postdocs Symposium
June 2, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Vinicius Miranda, "Probing Inflation with the Cosmic Microwave Background"
June 2, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Yin Li, "Cosmic Void Abundance in a Spherical Boundary Model"
May 30, 2015
KICP Lecture
81st Compton Lectures: Andrew McCann, "Nature's Timepiece: The Exotic World of Pulsars"
May 30, 2015
KICP Event
Chicago Science Fest: The Mysteries of Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and the Accelerating Universe
May 29, 2015
KICP Event
World Science Festival Salon: "Dark Energy: Measuring a Mystery"
May 28, 2015
KICP Event
World Science Festival Live Stream viewing and discussion: "To Infinity and Beyond: The Accelerating Universe"
May 26, 2015
KICP Talk
All Chicago Cosmology Colloquium: Carlos Frenk, Durham University, "The vicissitudes of the cold dark matter model of cosmology"
May 21, 2015
Talk
Adler Colloquium: Renee Hlozek, "Current Challenges in CMB Cosmology"
May 19, 2015
KICP Event
SWIP/KICP Pizza with Professors
May 18 - 20, 2015
KICP Workshop
CMB Spectral Distortion Workshop
May 7, 2015
KICP Lecture
Harper Lecture: Stephan Meyer, "Researching the Universe in Antarctica"
April 30, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Youngsoo Park, "Combined Probes Analysis with Galaxy Clustering and Galaxy-Galaxy Lensing in the Dark Energy Survey"
April 27, 2015
KICP Event
Cosmosis Conversation: "The Artist and Scientist: Understanding Our Universe and Place Within featuring Sarah and Joseph Belknap + Jacob Bean"
April 16, 2015
KICP Event
Cosmosis Conversations: "The Artist and Scientist: Understanding Our Universe and Place Within featuring Jeremy Bolen & Juan Collar"
April 12, 2015
KICP Lecture
Harper Lecture: Edward W. "Rocky" Kolb, "Brave New Worlds"
April 7, 2015
KICP Event
Broader Horizons: Krista Martocci, Software Engineer @ Gro Intelligence
March 24, 2015
KICP Workshop
American Society on Aging Workshop: "Bringing Astrophysics to Older Adults"
March 19, 2015
KICP Postdocs Symposium
Winter 2015 Postdocs Symposium
March 17, 2015
KICP Event
Broader Horizons: Reid Sherman, "Career Phase Transition: Finding work in science policy"
March 9, 2015
KICP Event
NSF's Google Hangout with KICP
March 6, 2015
KICP Event
Astronomy Open House for Prospective Graduate Students
March 5, 2015
Lecture
Kavli Prize Lecture: Michael E. Brown, California Institute of Technology, "Tales from the Outer Solar System"
March 5, 2015
PhD Thesis Defense
Kyle Story, "Measuring the Temperature Anisotropy and Gravitational Lensing of the Cosmic Microwave Background with the South Pole Telescope"
March 3, 2015
KICP Event
Broader Horizons: Stephen Hoover, Civis Analytics
March 2 - 6, 2015
WorldWide
XVI International Workshop on Neutrino Telescopes
February 23, 2015
KICP Talk
Mark SubbaRao, Adler Planetarium, "The Future of the Planetarium"
February 19, 2015
Talk
Adler colloquium: Andy Howell, Las Cumbres Global Telescope/UC Santa Barbara, "Understanding Mysterious Sources of Energy in Supernovae"
February 17, 2015
KICP Workshop
Dark Matter Hub meeting
February 16, 2015
Talk
HEP seminar: Kerstin Perez, Haverford, "Antideutron Signatures of Dark Matter with the GAPS Experiment"
February 13, 2015
KICP Event
The Cabinet: Cosmos