College of Science

Daniel Dale [University of Wyoming]

SEMINAR — Dreams of Streams: Exploring the stellar outskirts of nearby galaxies

Apr 23, 2015 10:50 AM to Apr 23, 2015 12:00 PM at Building 8, Room 241

M83 M63 NGC 3998

I will review highlights from the Spitzer Extended Disk Galaxy Exploration Science (EDGES) survey, a space-based program to obtain sensitive infrared imaging for 92 nearby galaxies.  Highlights will include the radial trends in their star formation histories as well as characterizations of the stellar streams associated with M63 and M83. 

10:50 a.m. Refreshments

11:00 a.m. Seminar

Building 8 - Room 241

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