Advisor-Seminar Astro-Kern-Physik, TUM, WS 2009/10

From the Big Bang to supernovae:
the role of nuclear structure in astrophysics

M. Asplund, S. Bishop, R. Diehl, J. Greiner, D. Habs, W. Hillebrandt, H-Th. Janka, R. Krücken, E. Müller, F.Röpke, P. Thirolf

MPI für Astrophysik, MPI für Extraterrestrische Physik and Technische Universität München

Ort: MPE Seminarraum 1.1.18b; Zeit: Mittwoch, 16:00 - 17:00 Uhr
Date Title of talk Speaker Advisor
October 10 Introduction: overview and assignments Ivo Seitenzahl --
November 4 NO CLASS -- --
November 11 Nuclear reaction networks Janina Groote A. Parikh
November 18 Big Bang nucleosynthesis Josephine Wittkowski E. Müller
November 25 r-process nucleosynthesis Alexander Neumeier I. Dillmann
December 2 Shell burning in massive stars and core collapse supernovae Vladimir Sudilovsky B. Müller
December 9 Nuclear statistical equilibrium and thermonuclear supernovae Max Knötig F. Röpke
December 16 Explosive nuclear reaction rates: measurements of key quantities Jonannes Rauch S. Bishop
January 13 s-process nucleosynthesis Max Goblirsch M. Asplund
January 20 The unstable nucleus Al26 as a diagnostic for nucleosynthesis Frauke Alexander R. Diehl
January 27 Radioactivity and supernova light curves Florian Niedermann I. Seitenzahl
February 3 Electron captures and accretion induced collapse Stephan Wawoczny A. Ruiter
February 10 Convective URCA process and cooling in dense stellar matter Fabian Miczek W. Hillebrandt

ADSEM web address: wwwmpa.mpa-garching.mpg.de/lectures/ADSEM/ADSEM_WS09.html