|Time:||Thursday, September 14, 2017, 04:45pm|
|Title:||Organizational meeting of THCA student seminar and exemplary talk on solar abundances (student seminar)|
|Speaker:||Prof. Xuening Bai|
Elemental abundances of the Sun is a fundamental benchmark with applications to almost all fields of astrophysics. I will review the methods of measuring solar elemental abundances, including modeling of solar spectroscopy and direct measurements from primitive meteorites, and then present the main results and recent updates.