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QUBIC, the QU Bolometric Interferometer for Cosmology
Jean-Christophe Hamilton from APC Paris will be visiting next week for a colloquium about QUBIC. This may be of interest to the astronomy community and Dorothea Samtleben has scheduled the talk for the 17th of September in room 414 at 11:30. Colloquia overview
Publ. 2014-09-11 13:29:51
Eerste Nederlands onderdeel van reuzenstelescoop E-ELT doorstaat alle tests
De eerste Nederlandse bijdrage aan de toekomstige European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) is succesvol getest. Het gaat om de 'chopper', een zeer wendbaar spiegeltje dat is ontwikkeld door een samenwerkingsverband van universiteiten, technologische instituten en het bedrijfsleven. Het high techspiegeltje is een essentieel onderdeel van METIS (Mid-infrared E-ELT Imager and Spectrograph), de mid-infraroodcamera annex spectrograaf van de reuzentelescoop. Lees meer
Publ. 2014-09-09 10:49:09
Scienceday 2014
The program of the 2014 Science Day to be held on Thursday September 11, is available See program
Publ. 2014-09-04 16:03:33
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Recent Leiden preprints:

11 Sep CFHTLenS: A Weak Lensing Shear Analysis of the 3D-Matched-Filter Galaxy Clusters
Jes Ford, Ludovic Van Waerbeke, Martha Milkeraitis, Clotilde Laigle, Hendrik Hildebrandt, Thomas Erben, Catherine Heymans, Henk Hoekstra, Thomas Kitching, Yannick Mellier, Lance Miller, Ami Choi, Jean Coupon, Liping Fu, Michael J. Hudson, Konrad Kuijken, Naomi Robertson, Barnaby Rowe, Tim Schrabback, Malin Velander

10 Sep The Mid-infrared E-ELT Imager and Spectrograph (METIS)
Bernhard R. Brandl, Markus Feldt, Alistair Glasse, Manuel Guedel, Stephanie Heikamp, Matthew Kenworthy, Rainer Lenzen, Michael R. Meyer, Frank Molster, Sander Paalvast, Eric J. Pantin, Sascha P. Quanz, Eva Schmalzl, Remko Stuik, Lars Venema, Christoffel Waelkens, the NOVA-Astron Instrumentation Group

10 Sep On the relevance of the H2 + O reaction pathway for the surface formation of interstellar water - A combined experimental and modeling study
Thanja Lamberts, Herma Cuppen, Gleb Fedoseev, Sergio Ioppolo, Ko-Ju Chuang, Harold Linnartz

10 Sep Dust composition and mass-loss return from the luminous blue variable R71 in the LMC
S. Guha Niyogi, M. Min, M. Meixner, L. B. F. M. Waters, J. Seale, A. G. G. M. Tielens

09 Sep Directly imaging damped Ly-alpha galaxies at z>2. III: The star formation rates of neutral gas reservoirs at z~2.7
Michele Fumagalli, John M. O'Meara, J. Xavier Prochaska, Marc Rafelski, Nissim Kanekar

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