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★ March 2013: TMoX to host Ringberg workshop on the Cosmic Dawn in June. http://www.mpe.mpg.de/events/cosmicdawn/Cosmic_Dawn/Home.html

★ March 2013: Bhaskar Argarwal gives a talk at Gas Dynamics and Star Formation in the extreme Environment of Galactic Nuclei conference, Ringberg.

★ February 2013: Thomas Yue from Nottingham University visits.

★ February 2013: Claudio Dalla Vecchia gives an invited talk at the SPH workshop, MPA, Garching

★ February 2013: Jan-Pieter Paardekooper gives an invited talk at the "Hands-on workshop on computational astrophysics", Leiden.

★ January 2013: Bhaskar Argarwal and Leila Powell selected to attend the 30th Jerusalem Winter School in Theoretical Physics, "Early galaxy formation in LCDM cosmology".

★ December 2012: Claudio Dalla Vecchia gives an invited talk at the VIRGO meeting, ICC, Durham, UK.

★ December 2012: Jan-Pieter Paardekooper gives a talk at the "Cosmological Radiative Transfer Comparison Project" workshop in Austin, Texasand at Los Alamos National Labs.

★ Nov/Dec 2012: Bhaskar Argarwal gives talks at Yale, Harvard, Columbia, STSCi, Maryland.

★ August 2012: Claudio Dalla Vecchia and Leila Powell give talks at the IAU GA in Beijing, China.

★ July 2012: Bhaskar Agarwal and Andrew Davis give talks at COSPAR in Mysore, India.

★ May 2012: Prof. Adi Nusser from Techion will visit TMoX to work on structure formation in alternative cosmologies

★ 02.05.2012: Prof. Priya Natarajan from Yale visits TMoX to work on the formation of massive seed black holes in the Universe

★ May 2012: Umberto Maio visits CINECA, Casalecchio di Reno (Italy) 

★ 26.04.2012: Evidence for a non-universal initial stellar mass function published in Nature by the ATLAS3D collaboration

★ April 2012: Jan-Pieter Paardekooper presents a talk at the "Epoch of Reionisation" conference in Strasbourg

★ April 2012: Sadegh Khochfar featured in Max-Planck Research on the 'Cosmic Cocktail' 

★ February 2012: Umberto Maio visits University of Milan-Bicocca (Italy) 

★ 20.02.2012 : Dr. Andreas Faltenbacher from University of the Western Cape visits TMoX to work on the correlation function of HI systems  

★ December 2011: Umberto Maio visits University of Geneva (Switzerland) 

★ December 2011: Eyal Neistein presents a talk at "Cosmological streaming, inflows and outflows" conference, Jerusalem, Israel

★ November 2011: Umberto Maio visits University of Bologna (Italy) and Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa (Italy) 

★ November 2011: Jan-Pieter Paardekooper visits Andrea Ferrara for a month at the Scuola Normale Superiore funded by a High Performance Computing grant (awarded to J-P. P. in October)

★ October 2011: TMoX-Cast meeting at Freising

★ October 2011: Umberto Maio visits European Space Agency ESA - ESTEC (The Netherlands) and Dutch Institute for Nuclear and High-Energy Physics (NIKHEF), Amsterdam (The Netherlands)

★ 1.10.2011: Dr. Leila Powell joins TMoX as a post-doctoral fellow

★ September 2011: Sadegh Khochfar invited as speaker at the annual German Academic International Network (GAIN) conference in San Fransisco

★ August 2011: Richard Wolstenhulme visits TMoX for a one month summer internship as part of the TMoX-Sommerville College Oxford internship program.

★ 1.08.2011: Dr. Andrew Davis joins TMoX as a post-doctoral fellow

★ 22.07.2011 : Dr. Andreas Faltenbacher from University of the Western Cape visits TMoX  

★ 04.07.2011 : Dr. Marcel Haas visits TMoX  

★ 26.06.2011: TMoX group hosts week-long workshop on "The First Galaxies" in Ringberg castle. 

★ June 2011: Eyal Neistein gives seminars in Yale, Harvard and NYU

★ April 2011: Tomasso Grassi visits TMoX to work on the formation of dust in the inter-stellar medium

★ December 2010: Umberto Maio visits Department of Particle and Astroparticle Physics, University of Innsbruck (Austria)

★ 1.10.2010: Dr. Eyal Neistein & Dr. Jan-Pieter Paardekooper join TMoX as post-doctoral fellows

★ September 2010: Volker Gaibler presents a talk at the "Evolution of galaxies, their central black holes and their large-scale environment" conference, Potsdam

★ 1.9.2010: Elizabeth Eardley from the University of Oxford first student to start an internship at MPE as part of the TMoX-Somerville College internship program.

★ 1.8.2010: Bhaskar Agarwal joins TMoX as a new PhD student. The thesis will focus on early structure formation in the universe.  

★ July 2010: Volker Gaibler presents a talk at COSPAR, Bremen

★ 01.7.2010: TMoX received computing time from the DEISA Extreme Computing Initiative (DECI-6) to explore the importance of AGN jet activity for the evolution of massive galaxies in highly resolved cosmological simulations.

★ 1.6.2010: Claudio Dalla Vecchia from the TMoX group is awarded a Marie-Curie Re-integration Grant. 

★ 10.5.2010: TMoX granted access to Ringberg Castle to host international workshop in June 2011.

★ 15.4.2010: Prof. Sheila Kannappan & Ms Amanda Moffett from the University of North Carolina visit TMoX to collaborate on topics related to the accretion of gas onto galaxies. 

★ 1.4.2010: TMoX official partner in the RESOLVE survey.

★ 15.2.2010: Claudia Simion, master student in computational science at TU Munich, starting an internship focusing on the use of GPUs for visualisation of SPH simulations using tessellation methods

★ 1.12.2009: Internship program between Somerville College Oxford and TMoX established. Undergraduate students from the University of Oxford will visit the MPE for a duration of 4 weeks during the summer and work with scientists in the TMoX group.  

★ 9.10.2009: "Golden Spike Award 2009" of the High Performance Computing Centre in Stuttgart (HLRS) awarded to Volker Gaibler from the TMoX Group for his contributions to High-Performance Computing

★ 10.8.2009: DEISA Extreme Computing Initiative (DECI-5) granted computing time on European supercomputers to TMoX, to simulate the formation of the first structures and galaxies in the universe.

★ 1.7.2009: DAAD-KOSEF exchange student Mr. Dowon Yi, from Yonsei University starts a two month visit to the TMoX Group to work on the infall of satellites onto host galaxies within cosmological N-body+SPH simulations.

 
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