Conference talks and seminars

Selected list of recent invited talks, colloquia, and seminars

  • High-resolution micro-calorimeter X-ray spectroscopy of the core of the Perseus Cluster of galaxies, invited talk at “PACIFIC: Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology Including Fundamental InteraCtions”, Moorea, September 2016
  • Witnessing the growth of the nearest galaxy cluster, invited talk at “ICM2016, Physics of the Intracluster Medium: Theory and Computation” workshop, William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute, University of Minnesota, August 2016
  • Constant metallicity in the outskirts of galaxy clusters, invited talk at the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science, Athens, Greece, July 2016
  • The outer edges of clusters of galaxies: a tool for studying large scale structure formation and the chemical enrichment history of the Universe, invited seminar at the Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, Tokyo, Japan, August 2015
  • Understanding the chemical evolution and star formation history of the Universe by studying the amount of metals in the intra-cluster medium with Suzaku and Astro-H, colloquium at Nagoya University, Japan, April 2015
  • A Suzaku view of the outskirts of the nearest galaxy clusters, invited talk at the workshop “Astroparticle View of Galaxy Clusters”, Hiroshima University, Japan, March 2015 
  • Metal abundances in the outskirts of galaxy clusters, invited talk at the conference “SnowCLUSTER 2015: Physics of Galaxy Clusters”, University of Utah, USA, March 2015
  • The ongoing growth of nearby clusters of galaxies, invited talk at the “3rd ICM Theory and Computation Workshop” at the Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark, August 2014
  • Open questions in the study of cluster outskirts, invited talk at the workshop “Inhomogeneities in ICM Plasma” at KIPAC/Stanford University, USA, July 2014
  • Physics of the X-ray emitting intra-cluster medium, from the micro to the macro scales, colloquium at University of Hamburg, Germany, June 2014
  • Shock physics in the diffuse plasma in clusters of galaxies, colloquium at University of Tokyo, Japan, May 2014
  • Witnessing the ongoing growth of nearby clusters of galaxies, colloquium at Seoul National University, South Korea, March 2014
  • A Suzaku view of the outskirts of nearby clusters of galaxies, invited talk at the conference “Expanding the Frontiers of the X-ray Universe”, Ehime University, Japan, February 2014

Selected list of contributed talks

  • X-ray microcalorimeter spectroscopy of the quiet intra-cluster medium in the core of the Perseus Cluster with Hitomi/Astro-H, talk at the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science, Athens, Greece, July 2016
  • Measurement of the Chemical Enrichment from Type Ia and Core-Collapse Supernovae in the Outskirts of the Virgo Cluster, HEAD lunch talk at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Cambridge, MA, June 2015
  • The metallicity of the intra-cluster medium as a tool for understanding its small-scale physics and the star formation history of the Universe, talk at the workshop “ICM Physics and Modeling”, Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Garching, Germany, June 2015
  • Mock Astro-H Observations of the Complex Velocity Structure in Simulated Galaxy Clusters, talk at the workshop “Spectroscopy of Cosmic Plasma in the Era of ASTRO-H”, Aoyama-Gakuin University, Tokyo, Japan, May 2015
  • The ongoing growth of nearby clusters of galaxies, talk at the conference “Zel’dovich 100: Cosmology and Relativistic Astrophysics”, Space Research Institute (IKI), Moscow, Russia, June 2014
  • The 99% perspiration and 1% inspiration of cluster outskirts research, talk at the conference “Tracing Cosmic Evolution with Clusters of Galaxies”, Sesto, Italy, July 2013
  • Plasma physics in the outskirts of the nearest, X-ray brightest galaxy clusters, talk at the workshop “Whereabouts, Physical State and Metallicity of the Missing Baryons in the Local Universe”, Cervia-Milano Marittima, Italy, May 2012
  • Baryons in the outskirts of the X-ray brightest galaxy cluster, talk at the conference “The X-ray Universe 2011”, Berlin, Germany, June 2011
  • Zooming out on the X-ray brightest cluster of galaxies, talk at the conference “Galaxy clusters: observations, physics and cosmology”, Garching, Germany, July 2010
  • Feedback Under the Microscope: heating, gas uplift, and mixing in the nearest cluster core, talk at the “38th COSPAR Scientific Assembly”, Bremen, Germany, July 2010
  • Large-scale motions in the ICM of galaxy clusters from an X-ray, numerical and radio perspective, seminar at the Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune, India, January 2010
  • Metal production and transport in cool core clusters, talk at “The Chemical Enrichment of the Intergalactic Medium” conference, Leiden, the Netherlands, May 2009

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