University of Heidelberg

Prof. Dr. Eva K. Grebel

Invited Talks, Reviews, and Lectures

  1. "Milky Way Structure,"
    RR Lyrae and Cepheid Stars Conference, La Palma, Spain, 2022
  2. "Caroline Herschel, the hunt for faint features, and galactic archaeology,"
    Caroline Herschel Lecture, Annual Meeting of the German Astronomical Society, Bremen, Germany, 2022
  3. "The Renaissance of Low-Surface-Brightness Galaxies,"
    The Renaissance of the Low Surface Brightness Universe, EAS, Symposium S12, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2021
  4. "The Renaissance of Low-Surface-Brightness Galaxies,"
    The Realm of the Low-Surface-Brightness Universe, IAU Symposium 355, La Laguna, Tenerife, Spain, 2019
  5. "Dwarf Galaxies in the Local Group,"
    Division Days, IAU Division H: Interstellar Matter and Local Universe, IAU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 2018
  6. "Update on the Globular Cluster Contribution to the Galactic Halo Field Star Population,"
    Star Clusters around the Milky Way and in the Local Group (Observations, Dynamics, Modelling, Supercomputing), SFB International Workshop, Heidelberg, Germany, 2018
  7. "Field and Cluster Ultra-Diffuse Galaxies - Multiple Formation Pathways?"
    The Bewildering Nature of Ultra-diffuse Galaxies, Lorentz Center Workshop, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2018
  8. "Using Multiple Populations to Trace the Globular Cluster Contribution to the Field Star Population,"
    Multiple Populations in Stellar Clusters, Sexten Workshop, Sesto, Italy, 2018
  9. "Environmental dependence of chemical evolution and its impact on galaxy properties," (canceled)
    Stars, Planets, and Galaxies, Max-Planck Symposium, Berlin, Germany, 2018
  10. "Spectroscopic surveys of (resolved) stellar populations with the ELT," (canceled)
    Special Session on "Surveys in the ELT Era", EWASS, Liverpool, UK, 2018
  11. "Modes of Star Formation in the Least Massive Halos: Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies,"
    Modes of Star Formation: A Symposium in Honor of Jay Gallagher, Aspen, USA, 2017
  12. "Near-Field Cosmology With Dwarf Galaxies,"
    Annual Meeting of the Brazilian Astronomical Society, São Paulo, Brazil, 2017
  13. "Star Clusters and the Evolutionary History of the Magellanic Clouds,"
    Star cluster formation history in the Magellanic Clouds, symposium during the EWASS, Prague, Czech Republic, 2017
  14. "Young Massive Clusters,"
    Stellar Aggregates Over Mass and Spatial Scales, conference, Bad Honnef, Germany, 2016
  15. "Dwarf Galaxies: Fossils of Galaxy Evolution,"
    Bautz Lectureship, Madison, USA, 2016
  16. "Fossils of Galaxy Evolution: What the Milky Way Satellites Tell Us,"
    The Milky Way and its environment: gaining insights into the drivers of galaxy formation and evolution,
    IAP workshop, Paris, France, 2016
  17. "Using Multiple Stellar Populations to Trace Cluster Contributions to Field Populations,"
    Star Clusters: from Infancy to Teenagehood, conference, Heidelberg, Germany, 2016
  18. "Globular Clusters in the Local Group,"
    Star Clusters - Dynamics and Observations, workshop, Heidelberg, Germany, 2016
  19. "Galaktische Archäologie,"
    Helmholtz-Vorlesung, lectureship, Berlin, Germany, 2016
  20. "Dwarf Galaxies: Fossils of Galaxy Evolution,"
    Källén Seminar for Breakthrough Discoveries, lecture series, Lund, Sweden, 2016
  21. "Changing Paradigms: Rediscovering our Galaxy,"
    Källén Seminar for Breakthrough Discoveries, lecture series, Lund, Sweden, 2016
  22. Closing Talk,
    Feedback in the Magellanic Clouds, STScI workshop, Baltimore, USA, 2015
  23. "Abundances and radial velocities of field Milky Way stars,"
    Science with MOS: Towards the E-ELT Era, workshop, Cefalù, Italy, 2015
  24. "Star Clusters as Tracers of the Evolution of Local Group Galaxies,"
    Division H meeting, IAU General Assembly, Honolulu, USA, 2015
  25. "Stellar Populations in Local Group Galaxies,"
    Frontiers of Stellar Spectroscopy in the Local Group and Beyond, conference, Heidelberg, Germany, 2015
  26. "Galaktische Archäologie,"
    106. MNU-Bundesgrongress, Saarbrücken, Germany, 2015
  27. "Dwarf Galaxies and Their Role as Building Blocks,"
    Raymond and Beverly Sackler Distinguished Lecture in Astronomy, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA, 2014
  28. "Galactic Archaeology"
    Delta Prize Lecture, Taipei, Taiwan, 2014
  29. "Globular Clusters in the Local Group,"
    Star Clusters and Black Holes in Galaxies Across Cosmic Time, IAU Symposium 312, Beijing, China, 2014
  30. "The Star Clusters of the Magellanic Clouds,"
    The Dance of Stars: Dense Stellar Systems from Infant to Old, MODEST-14, Bad Honnef, Germany, 2014
  31. "Supporting Women in Astronomy at Heidelberg University,"
    European Week of Astronomy and Space Science (EWASS), Geneva, Switzerland, 2014
  32. "The Milky Way and its Neighbors in the Local Group,"
    10th Sino-German Workshop, From Dark Matter to Galaxies, Xi'An, China, 2014
  33. "Kinematics, Evolution, and Chemistry of the Milky Way,"
    International Francqui Symposium on "What Asteroseismology Has to Offer to Astrophysics", Brussels, Belgium, 2013
  34. "Dwarf Galaxies and the Hubble Sequence,"
    IAP Conference on the Origin of the Hubble Sequence, Paris, France, 2013
  35. "A Universe of Dwarf Galaxies,"
    Dwarf Galaxies Workshop, DARK Cosmology Center, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2013
  36. "Star Formation Histories of LMC and SMC,"
    MegaSAGE Workshop, Heidelberg, Germany, 2013
  37. "Dwarf Galaxies and Dark Matter,"
    HAP Dark Matter Workshop, Münster, Germany, 2013
  38. "Star Formation in Different Galaxy Types,"
    Lorentz Center Workshop on "Magellanic Cloud Star Formation", Leiden, The Netherlands, 2013
  39. "Gaia,"
    Verbundforschungsworkshop, Potsdam, Germany, 2013
  40. "Kernthemen astrophysikalischer Forschung: Milchstrasse",
    Verbundforschungsworkshop, Potsdam, Germany, 2013
  41. "Star Clusters and the Evolutionary History of the Magellanic Clouds,"
    The Magellanic System: In Perspective, Perth, Australia, 2012
  42. "Metal-Poor Stars & Galaxies in the Local Universe,"
    First Stars IV - From Hayashi to the Future, Kyoto, Japan, 2012
  43. "Unsolved Problems in Modern Astrophysics,"
    Graduate Days, lecture series, Heidelberg, 2010
  44. "Dwarf Galaxies As Archaeological Tracers of Galaxy Evolution,"
    Evolution of galaxies, their central black holes and their large-scale environment, Potsdam, Germany, 2010
  45. "Gaia and Accompanying Spectroscopic Surveys,"
    Annual Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft, Bonn, Germany, 2010
  46. "Satellite Galaxies in the Local Group and Other Nearby Groups,"
    A Universe of Dwarf Galaxies, Lyon, France, 2010
  47. "Observational Comparison of Star Formation in Different Galaxy Types,"
    Computational Star Formation, IAU Symposium 270, Barcelona, Spain, 2010
  48. "Dwarf Galaxies,"
    Dynamics from the Galactic Center to the Milky Way Halo, 6th Sackler Conference, Harvard University, Cambridge, USA, 2010
  49. "Galaktischer Kannibalismus,"
    Thüringer Tage des mathematischen und naturwissenschaftlichen Unterrichts, Erfurt, Germany, 2010
  50. "Galaktische Archäologie,"
    DPG-Frühjahrstagung (Hauptvortrag), Bonn, Germany, 2010
  51. "Our Changing Neighborhood: The Evolving View of the Local Group,"
    20th Hubble Fellowship Anniversary, STScI, Baltimore, USA, 2010
  52. "Dwarf Galaxy Populations,"
    Tidal Dwarf Galaxies: Ghosts from Structure Formation, Bad Honnef, Germany, 2009
  53. "Galaktischer Kannibalismus",
    DPG-Fachtagung zur Didaktik der Physik, Bochum, Germany, 2009
  54. "Other modes of star formation,"
    Star formation from Spitzer (Lyman) to Spitzer (Space Telescope) and Beyond, JENAM Symposium #9, Vienna, Austria, 2008
  55. "The Evolution of our Galaxy - Prospects for LAMOST, Gaia, and Complementary Surveys,"
    Third Sino-German Workshop on Galactic Astronomy With LAMOST, Weihai, China, 2008
  56. "Linking ages, kinematics, and metallicities (and possibly other properties) in dwarf galaxies,"
    Chemical Evolution of Dwarf Galaxies and Stellar Clusters, MPA/ESO/MPE/USM Joint Astronomy Conference, Garching, Germany, 2008
  57. "Stellar populations and dark matter in the Milky Way disk and Local Group galaxies,"
    The Galaxy Disk in Cosmological Context, IAU Symp. 254, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2008
  58. "Chemical/star formation histories of dwarf satellites,"
    Galactic structure and the structure of galaxies, conference, Ensenada, Mexico, 2008
  59. "A comparative study of the dwarf companions of the Milky Way and of M31,"
    Royal Astronomical Society, London, UK, 2008
  60. "Chemical Evolution on Slightly Larger Scales: Metallicity and Gradients in Dwarf Galaxies,"
    Cosmic Matter, Annual meeting of the German Astronomische Gesellschaft, Würzburg, Germany, 2007
  61. "Massive stars in dwarf and irregular galaxies,"
    Massive Stars as Cosmic Engines, IAU Symp. 250, Hawaii, USA, 2007
  62. "Star Formation in Dwarf Galaxies,"
    Massive Star Formation: Observations Confront Theory, Heidelberg, Germany, 2007
  63. "The Star Cluster Systems of the Local Group,"
    Dynamical evolution of dense stellar systems, IAU Symposium 246 in honor of Douglas Heggie's 60th birthday, Capri, Italy, 2007
  64. "What can we learn from resolved stellar populations?"
    EU MAGPOP RTN summer school, Multi-wavelength Analaysis of Galaxy Populations, Seeon, Germany, 2007
  65. "The Milky Way Galaxy: Dynamics, Evolution, Matter Cycle,"
    2nd IMPRS Summer School, lectures, Heidelberg, Germany, 2007
  66. "Globular Clusters: The Dwarf Galaxy Contribution,"
    The Globular Clusters - Dwarf Galaxy Connection, Workshop, Ann Arbor, USA, 2007
  67. "Baryonic properties of the darkest galaxies known,"
    IAU Symp. 244, Dark Galaxies and Lost Baryons, Cardiff, UK, 2007
  68. "The Extended Galactic Halo: The Role of Satellites,"
    The Milky Way Halo - Stars and Gas: Locations, Motions, Origins, conference, Bonn, Germany, 2007
  69. "The Origin of the Galaxy and Local Group,"
    37th Saas Fee Advanced Course, lectures, Mürren, Switzerland, 2007
  70. "Resolved Stellar Populations in the Local Group,"
    IAU Symp. 241, Stellar Populations as Building Blocks of Galaxies, La Palma, Spain, 2006
  71. "Mapping Local Group Dwarfs: Evolutionary Implications from History, Chemistry, and Kinematics,"
    Dissecting the Milky Way, Lorentz Center Workshop, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2006
  72. "A Roadmap for Swiss Astronomy,"
    General Assembly of the Swiss Society for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Locarno, 2006
  73. "Star formation histories and environment: the Local Group as a test case,"
    Lund Observatory Mini-Workshop, Lund, Sweden, 2006
  74. "Galaxy Star Formation Histories As Probed By AGB Stars,"
    Why Galaxies Care About AGB Stars: Their Importance As Actors and Probes, Vienna, Austria, 2006
  75. "Near-Field Cosmology and Galaxy Evolution,"
    Mini-Symposium on Star Formation from Galactic to Cosmological Scales, MPIA, Heidelberg, Germany, 2006
  76. "Extragalactic Globular Clusters,"
    Nuclei in Globular Clusters, NIC-IX Satellite Workshop, Geneva, Switzerland, 2006
  77. "What can we learn from the satellites of the Milky Way and M31?"
    The Magellanic Clouds and dSph satellites: a nearby laboratory for galaxy evolution, Vienna, Austria, 2006
  78. "The Local Group in the Framework of SDSS-II/SEGUE,"
    SEGUE Collaboration Meeting, Santa Fe, USA, 2006
  79. "Evolutionary Links Between Dwarf Galaxies,"
    Dwarf Galaxies as Astrophysical and Cosmological Probes, Ringberg Castle, Germany, 2006
  80. "Globular Clusters as Evolutionary Probes in Nearby Galaxies,"
    Globular Clusters - Guides to Galaxies, Concepción, Chile, 2006
  81. " Local Group(s),"
    Groups of Galaxies in the Nearby Universe, ESO Workshop, Santiago, Chile, 2005
  82. "Near-Field Cosmology with the Local Group,"
    21st meeting of the Graduiertenkolleg 787 on Galaxy Groups as Laboratories for Baryonic and Dark Matter, Bad Honnef, Germany, 2005
  83. "The Star Formation History in the Local Group,"
    conference in honor of Sandra Faber, George Blumental, and Joel Primack on Nearly Normal Galaxies in a CDM Universe, Santa Cruz, USA, 2005
  84. "Chemical Abundances in the Local Group,"
    conference in honor of Donald Lynden-Bell on Mass and Mystery in the Local Group, Cambridge, UK, 2005
  85. " Near-Field Cosmology with the Local Group,"
    IAU Colloquium 198, Near-Field Cosmology with Dwarf Elliptical Galaxies, Les Diablerets, Switzerland, 2005
  86. " Stellar populations in the Local Group of Galaxies,"
    Stellar Astrophysics with the Wold Largest Telescopes, Torun, Poland, 2004
  87. "IMF and Mass Segregation in Young Galactic Starburst Clusters,"
    IMF@50 - The Initial Mass Function 50 Years Later, Siena, Italy, 2004
  88. "Star Formation in the Local Group,"
    STScI May Symposium on Planets to Cosmology: Essential Science in Hubble's Final Years, Baltimore, 2004
  89. "The IMF and Mass Segregation in Young Massive Clusters,"
    Workshop on The Formation and Evolution of Massive Young Star Clusters, Cancún, Mexico, 2003
  90. "The Progenitors of Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies,"
    2nd AIP Thinkshop on "The Local Group As A Cosmological Training Sample," Potsdam, Germany, 2003
  91. "Galactic Structure with the Sloan Digital Sky Survey,"
    Satellites and Tidal Streams, ING-IAC Joint Conference, Santa Cruz de la Palma, Spain, 2003
  92. "Star Formation and Metallicity Evolution of Local Group Irregular Galaxies,"
    Fourth Carnegie Centennial Symposium on "Origin and Evolution of the Elements," Pasadena, USA, 2003
  93. "How old are the oldest age-dateable populations in dwarfs?'' Ringberg Workshop on "The Chemical Evolution of Dwarf Galaxies - Present Status and Perspectives",
    Ringberg, Germany, 2002
  94. "New Aspects for New Generation Telescopes",
    Third Euroconference on the Evolution of Galaxies, Kiel, Germany, 2002
  95. "Looking for Fossil Remnants of the Formation of our Galaxy: The Structure of the Milky Way and Its Satellites from SDSS",
    Frontiers of Science, Irvine, USA, 2002
  96. "Resolved Stellar Populations and the History of Galaxy Evolution in the Nearby Universe",
    Hubble's Science Legacy Workshop, Chicago, USA, 2002
  97. "Interstellar Media in the Magellanic Clouds and Other Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    XVIIth IAP Colloquium on ``Gaseous Matter in Galaxies and Intergalactic Space,'' Paris, France, 2001
  98. "The Calar Alto Key Project for SDSS Follow-up Observations"
    Calar Alto Colloquium, Heidelberg, Germany, 2001
  99. "The Draco Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy in the Sloan Digital Sky Survey"
    SDSS Collaboration Meeting, Chicago, USA, 2001
  100. "Star Clusters in Irregular Galaxies in the Local Group"
    IAU Symposium 207 on "Extragalactic Star Clusters,'' Pucón, Chile, 2001
  101. "The Once and Future Local Group: The Role of Collisions: Observations"
    American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 2001
  102. "Dwarf Galaxies in the Local Group and Local Volume"
    Conference on "Dwarf Galaxies and Their Environment," Bad Honnef, Germany, 2001
  103. "Modes of Star Formation in Dwarf Spheroidals"
    MPIA Workshop on "Modes of Star Formation and the Origin of Field Populations," Heidelberg, Germany, 2000
  104. "A Map of the Northern Sky: The Sloan Digital Sky Survey in Its First Year"
    German Astronomical Society Meeting, Bremen, Germany, 2000
  105. "Stellar Populations in the Local Group"
    Lecture Series at the X. IAGUSP Advanced School on Astrophysics, Mangaratiba, Brazil, 2000
  106. "Stellar Populations in Local Group Dwarfs and Beyond"
    Ringberg Workshop on "Science With the Large Binocular Telescope," Ringberg, Germany, 2000
  107. "Dwarf Galaxies in the Local Volume"
    196th AAS meeting, Rochester, USA, 2000
  108. "Dwarf galaxies: star formation histories and environmental effects"
    Euroconference on "The Evolution of Galaxies," Granada, Spain, 2000
  109. "The Local Group"
    Microlensing 2000, Cape Town, South Africa, 2000
  110. "Star Clusters in Local Group Galaxies: Impact of Environment on Their Evolution and Survival"
    Workshop on "Massive Stellar Clusters," Strasbourg, France, 1999
  111. "The Star Formation History of the Local Group"
    ESLAB Symposium on "Star Formation from the Small to the Large Scale," Noordwijk, The Netherlands, 1999
  112. "Evolutionary Histories of Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    Meeting in honor of Paul Hodge on "Gas, Dust, and Stars - From Meteorites to Galaxies," Friday Harbor, USA, 1999
  113. "Evolutionary Histories of Satellite Galaxies"
    Ringberg Meeting on "Satellite Galaxies," Ringberg, Germany, 1999
  114. "Young star clusters in the Magellanic Clouds: Tracers of the last close encounter"
    AAS Topical Session on "Extragalactic Star Clusters: From Ancient Globular Clusters to Young Super Star Clusters," Chicago, USA, 1999
  115. "Evolutionary Histories of Dwarf Galaxies in the Local Group"
    IAU Symposium 192, "The Stellar Content of the Local Group," Cape Town, South Africa 1998
  116. "Star Formation Histories of Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    Center for Star Formation Studies Meeting, NASA/Ames, 1998
  117. "Young (less than 1 Gyr) Magellanic Cloud Clusters: Census, Properties, Star Formation History"
    IAU Symposium 190, "New Views of the Magellanic Clouds," Victoria, Canada 1998
  118. "Star Formation Histories of Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    XVIIIth Rencontres des Moriond, "Dwarf Galaxies and Cosmology," Les Arcs, France 1998
  119. "Star Formation Histories of Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    IAU General Assembly, Joint Discussion Meeting on Dwarf Galaxies, Kyoto, Japan 1997
  120. "Old Stellar Populations in Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    190th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society, AAS topical session on "Old Stellar Populations Beyond the Milky Way," Winston-Salem, USA 1997
  121. "Star Formation Histories of Local Group Dwarf Galaxies"
    Ludwig Biermann Award Lecture, German Astronomical Society, Tübingen, Germany 1996