Monthly Archives: July 2011

Review: Demographics of Bulge Types within 11 Mpc and Implications for Galaxy Evolution

For the fifth meeting of the astronomy twitter journal club we decided to try a new time – Sunday at 10am GMT – which was friendlier for eastern timezones. The paper chosen for discussion was Demographics of Bulge Types within … Continue reading

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Transcript: Demographics of Bulge Types within 11 Mpc and Implications for Galaxy Evolution

The transcript of the fifth Astronomy Twitter Journal Club meeting is now online at Chirpstory: http://chirpstory.com/dialog_embed/2014 or http://chirpstory.com/li/2014. You can also download the PDF: Tweet Transcript Archive for Demographics of Bulge Types within 11 Mpc and Implications for Galaxy Evolution

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This week’s paper: Demographics of Bulge Types within 11 Mpc and Implications for Galaxy Evolution

The Astronomy Journal Club is going to be on Sunday this week at the East-of-GMT friendly time of 10 a.m. UT (11 a.m. UK, more time zones here). We’re going to be discussing Demographics of Bulge Types within 11 Mpc … Continue reading

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Review: Relativistic shock breakouts

The paper selected for the fourth Astronomy Twitter Journal Club meeting (8:10 p.m. UK time, 7:10 p.m. UT, Thursday 7th July 2011) was Relativistic shock breakouts – a variety of gamma-ray flares: from low luminosity gamma-ray bursts to type Ia supernovae by … Continue reading

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Transcript: Relativistic shock breakouts

The transcript of the fourth Astronomy Twitter Journal Club meeting is now online at Chirpstory: http://chirpstory.com/dialog_embed/1953 or http://chirpstory.com/li/1953. You can also download the PDF: Tweet Transcript Archive for Relativistic shock breakouts.

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This week’s paper: Relativistic shock breakouts

This week’s paper will be Relativistic shock breakouts – a variety of gamma-ray flares: from low luminosity gamma-ray bursts to type Ia supernovae by Nakar and Sari, June 13 2011 (arXiv:1106.2556v1). The meeting will take place at 19:10 UT, 7th July 2011. When … Continue reading

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Review: Telescope time without tears: a distributed approach to peer review

The paper selected for the third Astronomy Twitter Journal Club meeting (8 p.m. UK time, 7 p.m. UT, Thursday 30th June 2011) was Telescope Time Without Tears: A Distributed Approach to Peer Review. Please see the preview of the paper for … Continue reading

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