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Life and death of Massive Stars

Pankaj S Joshi
Life and death of  Massive Stars
Gravitational collapse of a massive star to black hole and naked singularity. ... read more

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Oct 27, 2014

  • Dr. Uttam Manna (University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA), "Anti-Fouling Slippery Surface: An Approach to Design Advanced Materials" in AG-69 starts at 1600
  • Dr. Maria Haney (DAA - TIFR), " Ready-to-use search templates for gravitational waves from compact binaries in inspiraling eccentric orbits" in DAA Seminar Room (A-269) starts at 1600
  • Oct 28, 2014

  • Ms. Jasmine Sethi, "Structure of odd-odd nuclei in A \sim 110 region" in AG-66 starts at 1100
  • Dr. Uttam Manna (University of Wisconsin - Madison, USA), "Smart Polymer Coating: Deigning of Anti-wetting Surfaces & Developing Stable Liquid Crystal Based Chemical Sensor" in AG-80 starts at 1130
  • Prof. Olivier Lafon (University of Lille, France), "Probing the atomic-level structure of nanomaterials and nanocatalysts and using solid-state NMR enhanced by Dynamic Nuclear Polarization" in AG-69 starts at 1430
  • Dr. Dileep Kumar Mishra (Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore), "Study of orbital excitation, phase separation and quantum spin liquid state in correlated electronic systems: A Raman spectroscopic study" in Lecture Theatre starts at 1600