Meetings

HotMol/PLANETS Thinkshop on


High-precision polarimetry with off-axis telescopes

Feb 15-18, KIS seminar room


Monday, Feb 15, 2016

    Session I: Introduction

  • 09:00 Welcome: S. Berdyugina, KIS

  • 09:15 Off-axis Telescopes and PLANETS project overview: J. Kuhn, UH

  • 10:00 A synergy of the HotMol and PLANETS projects: S. Berdyugina, KIS

  • 10:30 coffee break

    Session II: Stellar Polarization

  • 11:00 Stellar polarization due to scattering: T. Yakobchuk, KIS

  • 11:30 Stellar polarization due to magnetic fields: O. Kuzmychov, KIS

  • 12:00 Circumstellar polarization due to optical pumping: J. Kuhn, UH

  • 12:30 Discussion

  • 13:00 lunch break (sandwiches are provided for participants)

  • 14:00 – 17:00 Work on agreement documents

  • 18:00 dinner (participants are invited for a workshop dinner sponsored by HotMol)


Tuesday, Feb 16, 2016

    Session III: Solar system planets

  • 09:00 Planet exospheres: M. Yoneda, KIS/Tohoku

  • 09:30 Planet polarization observations at GREGOR: D. Gisler, KIS

  • 10:00 Polarization of gas giant planets in the solar system: N. Kostogryz, KIS

  • 10:30 coffee break

    Session IV: Exoplanets

  • 11:00 Observations and modeling polarization of exoplanets: S. Berdyugina, KIS

  • 11:30 Signatures of clouds in exoplanet spectra: N. Afram, KIS

  • 12:00 Discussion

  • 13:00 lunch break

  • 14:00 – 17:00 Work on agreement documents

  • 18:00 dinner


Wednesday, Feb 17, 2016

  • Discussion on collaboration and observing proposals (TBD)


Thursday, Feb 18, 2016

  • 11:30 Colloquium: News from SPHERE@VLT, Maud Langlois, University of Lyon, France

  • 12:45 Lunch with the speaker

 

 

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