Events Schedule
Workshops & Events Schedule
October 24, 2016
Talk
Cafe Scientifique: Dan Scolnic, "Tension in the Universe: Dark Energy, Dark Matter & Different Numbers"
October 13 - 15, 2016
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: "Theoretical Advances in Particle Cosmology"
September 30 - October 1, 2016
KICP Event
A Celebration of the Life and Work of James W. Cronin
September 26, 2016
KICP Talk
EFI colloquium: John Carlstrom, "Cosmic Microwave Background measurements through the Next Decade"
September 23, 2016
KICP Workshop
Screening & Discussion: STARMEN
September 21 - 23, 2016
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: "Future Cosmic Surveys"
September 19 - 21, 2016
KICP Cosmology Course
"Observing Einstein's Outrageous Universe", Short Course for Museum & Planetarium Staff
September 19 - 21, 2016
KICP Workshop
CMB-S4 Collaboration Workshop
August 7, 2016
Event
Windy City Physics Slam: Where Particle Physicists Collide
August 3 - 9, 2016
KICP Yerkes Institute
Spy vs. Spy, Yerkes Summer Institute
July 31, 2016
KICP Lecture
The 2016 Summer Kavli Fulldome Lecture: Michael Turner, "From The Big Bang To The Multiverse And Beyond"
July 18, 2016
PhD Thesis Defense
Sean Johnson, "Studies of the relationship between galaxies and the inter/circum-galactic medium"
July 8, 2016
PhD Thesis Defense
Asher Berlin, "Phenomenology of Particle Dark Matter"
June 22, 2016
PhD Thesis Defense
Jonathan Richardson, "Experimental Constraints on the Exotic Shearing of Space-Time"
June 21, 2016
PhD Thesis Defense
Brittany Kamai, "Hunting for MHz Gravitational Waves with the Fermilab Holometer"
June 1, 2016
KICP Event
The Future of Cosmological Physics: Scott Dodelson, "Cosmic Coda"
May 27, 2016
KICP Postdocs Symposium
Spring 2016 Postdocs Symposium
May 19, 2016
Lecture
The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty at 20: Prospects for Ratification and the Enduring Risks of Nuclear Testing
May 19, 2016
KICP Talk
Broader Horizons: Korey Haynes, associate editor at Astronomy Magazine
May 12, 2016
KICP Workshop
Graduate Student Symposium
May 5, 2016
Lecture
Kavli Lecture: Michael Turner, "From The Big Bang To The Multiverse & Beyond"
April 28 - 29, 2016
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: Photometric Classification of SNIA
April 25, 2016
KICP Workshop
Dark Matter Hub workshop
April 21, 2016
Lecture
Astrophysics for Older Adults
April 18, 2016
Event
Chicago Astronomy on Tap
April 15, 2016
Workshop
Astronomy Conversations Training Session
April 14, 2016
Lecture
The World’s Oldest Computer: The Antikythera Mechanis
April 14, 2016
Workshop
Joshua Frieman in the Deborah Stratman film "The Illinois Parables"
April 9, 2016
Workshop
UChicago Conference: "Space: Speculation and Exploration"
April 7, 2016
Talk
Broader Horizons: Joshua Carter, quantitative analyst at Citadel in Chicago
March 28, 2016
Talk
Cafe Scientifique: Erik Shirokoff, "Using nano-scale devices at the South Pole to study the most distant objects in the Universe"
March 19 - 26, 2016
WorldWide
Rencontres de Moriond - Cosmology 2016
March 2, 2016
Talk
Computations in Science Seminar: Daniel Hooper, Fermilab, "Uncovering the particle nature of dark matter"
February 29 - March 2, 2016
KICP Workshop
KICP workshop: Next-Generation Techniques for Ultra-High Energy (UHE) Astroparticle Physics
February 25, 2016
Talk
Physics colloquium: Scott Wakely, University of Chicago, "Isotope Hunting at 100,000ft: Tracking Cosmic-Ray Clocks with HELIX"
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"
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"