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Eerste De Zeeuw-Van Dishoeck Afstudeerprijs voor Sterrenkunde
Op vrijdag 28 november wordt de eerste De Zeeuw-Van Dishoeck Afstudeerprijs voor Sterrenkunde uitgereikt aan Job Feldbrugge bij de Koninklijke Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen in Haarlem. Lees meer
Publ. 2014-11-25 10:32:14
Tim de Zeeuw Receives Honorary Degree
On 25 November 2014, ESO’s Director General Tim de Zeeuw received an honorary degree in astronomy at a ceremony in the Aula Magna of the University of Padova in Italy. During the event he gave a presentation with the title Exploring the Universe. Read more
Publ. 2014-11-22 20:53:00
John Kovac presents Sackler Lecture 2014
Leiden Observatory has the pleasure in inviting you to attend the 16th Raymond and Beverly Sackler Lecture. This lecture will be held at 4 p.m. on Januari 8th in the De Sitterzaal of the J.H. Oort Building of Leiden University. Read more
Publ. 2014-11-20 19:59:32
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21 Nov Stirring in massive, young debris discs from spatially resolved Herschel images
A. Moór, Á. Kóspál, P. Ábrahám, D. Apai, Z. Balog, C. Grady, Th. Henning, A. Juhász, Cs. Kiss, A. V. Krivov, N. Pawellek, Gy. M. Szabó

21 Nov Quest for finding the lost siblings of the Sun
C. Liu, G. Ruchti, S. Feltzing, C. A. Martínez-Barbosa, T. Bensby, A. G. A. Brown, S. F. Portegies Zwart

20 Nov On the importance of using appropriate spectral models to derive physical properties of galaxies at 0.7<z<2.8
Camilla Pacifici, Elisabete da Cunha, Stéphane Charlot, Hans-Walter Rix, Mattia Fumagalli, Arjen van der Wel, Marijn Franx, Michael V. Maseda, Pieter G. van Dokkum, Gabriel B. Brammer, Ivelina Momcheva, Rosalind E. Skelton, Katherine Whitaker, Joel Leja, Britt Lundgren, Susan A. Kassin, Sukyoung K. Yi

19 Nov The Relation between Dynamical Mass-to-Light Ratio and Color for Massive Quiescent Galaxies out to z~2 and Comparison with Stellar Population Synthesis Models
Jesse van de Sande, Mariska Kriek, Marijn Franx, Rachel Bezanson, Pieter G. van Dokkum

19 Nov Astrochemistry of dust, ice and gas: introduction and overview
Ewine F. van Dishoeck