MKI Journal Club Schedule, Fall 2017

The MKI Journal Club meets Fridays at noon in the Marlar Lounge (37-252).
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September 8
First Journal Club: Meet & Greet
September 15
Ryan McKinnon Tricco et al. "Is the dust-to-gas ratio constant in molecular clouds?"
Allison Noble Noble et al. "ALMA Observations of Gas-rich Galaxies in z~1.6 Galaxy Clusters: Evidence for Higher Gas Fractions in High-density Environments"
September 22
Ryan Lynch George & Huerta "Deep Neural Networks to Enable Real-time Multimessenger Astrophysics"
Mark Vogelsberger Vogelsberger et al. "The uniformity and time-invariance of the intra-cluster metal distribution in galaxy clusters from the IllustrisTNG simulations"
September 29
No Journal Club: Student Holiday
October 6
Tom Cooper Bergeron & Boisse "Extent and structure of intervening absorbers from absorption lines redshifted on quasar emission lines"
Mike McDonald Gaspari et al. "Shaken Snow Globes: Kinematic Tracers of the Multiphase Condensation Cascade in Massive Galaxies, Groups, and Clusters"
October 13
Taweewat Somboonpanyakul Ricci et al. "The close environments of accreting massive black holes are shaped by radiative feedback"
Matt Bayliss Johnson et al. "Star Formation at z = 2.481 in the Lensed Galaxy SDSS J1110+6459: Star Formation Down to 30 pc Scales"
October 20
Salvo Vitale Abbott et al. "GW170817: Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Neutron Star Inspiral"
Duane Lee Lee et al. "Reconstructing the Accretion History of the Galactic Stellar Halo from Chemical Abundance Ratio Distributions"
October 27
Hang Yu Andersson & Ho "Using gravitational-wave data to constrain dynamical tides in neutron star binaries"
Shuo Zhang Zhang et al. "Sagittarius A* High-energy X-Ray Flare Properties during NuStar Monitoring of the Galactic Center from 2012 to 2015"
November 3
Sherry Guo Van Eylen et al. "An asteroseismic view of the radius valley: stripped cores, not born rocky"
Scott Hughes Abbott et al. "A gravitational-wave standard siren measurement of the Hubble constant"
November 10
No Journal Club: Veterans Day
November 17
Herman Marshal "Design of a Broad-band Soft X-ray Polarimeter"
Nevin Weinberg Weinberg et al. "Tidal Dissipation in WASP-12"
November 24
No Journal Club: Thanksgiving
December 1
Nancy Aggarwal Boran et al. "GW170817 Falsifies Dark Matter Emulators"
Michael Fausnaugh Grier et al. "The Structure of the Broad-line Region in Active Galactic Nuclei. II. Dynamical Modeling of Data From the AGN10 Reverberation Mapping Campaign"
December 8
Michael Calzadilla Mezcua et al. "The most massive black holes on the Fundamental Plane of Black Hole Accretion"
Fred Baganoff Zelati et al. "Chandra monitoring of the Galactic Centre magnetar SGR J1745-2900 during the initial 3.5 years of outburst decay"