Galaxy & SF Discussion Group (2018)

This is the page for the 2018 NRAO/UVA Galaxy & Star Formation Discussion Group. The purpose of this group is to discuss galaxies, AGN, the evolution of both, star formation, and any other topic of interest to our members. The discussions are informal and are led by volunteers.

Contact Kyle Penner (kpenner at or Kristina Nyland (knyland at to be added to the email list for this group.


Every other Wednesday from 3:30 to 4:30 in the NRAO Library.

General Topics

  • recent papers, conference reviews
  • advertisements for upcoming meetings
  • science from visitors
  • recent results and plots made by group members, open for discussion
  • relevant and timely topics as suggested or requested by the group

Upcoming Topics

Date Topic Moderator(s) Paper(s) Notes
January 17
Did I learn anything from AAS?
January 31
Galaxy Evolution
Catherine Vlahakis
February 14
February 28
AGN in the ngVLA era
March 14
Status of MOND
Bob Dickman
March 28
Star Formation in Nearby Galaxies
David Rebolledo
April 11
Young radio AGNs
Pallavi Patil
April 26
SPT & ALMA discovery of a z=4.3 protocluster
Al Wooten and Christine Wilson
May 02
Gaia DR2
Andy Lipnicky
May 16
HI Reionization Signal
Mark Lacy
May 30
Anca Constantin

Topic revision: r11 - 2018-05-13, KristinaNyland
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