Boris Garfinkel Lectures

The Boris Garfinkel Lectureship allows for a researcher in the field of dynamical astronomy to be invited for up to a week as a guest Lecturer in the Yale Astronomy Department.  The Lectureship was made possible by a gift from Boris Garfinkel, PhD ’43.  

April 29, 2017, 2pm: Konstantin Batygin, Assistant Professor of Planetary Science, California Institute of Technology

“Planet Nine from Outer Space”
Davies Auditorium, 15 Prospect Street, New Haven
Free and open to the public

Past Garfinkel Lecturers have been:



Keynote talk

2014 - January 22

David Merritt Getting things into black holes