Skip to Content


No results


No results


No results

Search Results


No results
Search events using: keywords, sponsors, locations or event type
When / Where
All occurrences of this event have passed.
This listing is displayed for historical purposes.

Department of Astronomy pres.

The 2018-2019 Ralph B. Baldwin Award Reception and Lecture

Dr. Jaehan Bae, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution of Washington

Dr. Jaehan Bae Dr. Jaehan Bae
Dr. Jaehan Bae
"Toward a More Complete Picture of Planet Formation"

The studies of planet formation have been heavily dominated by theoretical work because observing planets in formation was not possible. The situation is, however, gradually changing. Thanks to increasingly powerful observing facilities and techniques, we are now able to peer into the birthplaces of planets – so-called circumstellar disks – and we routinely find signatures hinting at on-going planet formation therein. In this lecture I will introduce how planet formation theories are being tested with and improved by observational data, and discuss future directions to build a more complete picture of planet formation.

Should you require any reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access and opportunity related to this event, please contact Stacy Tiburzi at 734-764-3440 or
Report Event As Inappropriate Contact Event Organizers
Back to Main Content