Great Plenary Meeting: PM4

21 - 23 June 2011 at IAP, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium

These pages hold meeting materials for this plenary meeting - in particular materials from the breakout group discussions.

Registration and Logistics

The local meeting page has details concerning Registration and logistics - see http://sb9.astro.ulb.ac.be/~pourbaix/GREAT/WelcomePM04-2011.html

The meeting will be held at the Université Libre de Bruxelles in the Solvay room, NO building, Plaine Campus (this is marked in orange on the linked map). This info sheet (pdf) explains how to get to the Plaine Campus by public transport from various locations in Brussels.

The static web pages for the meeting are at http://www.ast.cam.ac.uk/GREAT/events/Brussels-Jun11/

List of Attendees

* The current list of attendees

Agenda (Final: 20110613)

When

What

Where

Who

Slides

Tuesday 21 June 2011

09.30 - 10.00

coffee and registration

SESSION 1: Status

(Room: Solvay)

Chair: Timo Prusti

10.00 - 10.10

Welcome and meeting goals/ Logistics

Nicholas Walton/ Dimitri Pourbaix

pdf

10.10 - 10.30

Gaia: news and status

Timo Prusti

pdf

10.30 - 10.50

DPAC: news and status

Francois Mignard

pdf

10.50 - 11.10

GREAT: news and status (includes ESF RTN and EU ITN)

Nicholas Walton

pdf

SESSION 2: Gaia Science Data Releases

(Room: Solvay)

Chair: Timo Prusti

11.10 - 11.20

Data Release Introduction

Timo Prusti

pdf

11.20 - 11.40

Science Impact from the Gaia Data

Anthony Brown

pdf

11.40 - 12.00

Science Performance of Gaia

Jos de Bruijne

pdf

12.00 - 12.20

Gaia Data Products: making them accessible to the community

Wil O'Mullane

pdf

12.20 - 12.40

Discussion and Community Input Process

Timo Prusti

pdf

12.40 - 14.00

lunch

SESSION 3: Ideas and Initiatives

(Room: Solvay)

Chair: Francois Mignard

14.00 - 14.30

'Gaia-ESO' Spectroscopic Survey

Sofia Randich

pdf

14.30 - 14.50

The 4MOST Instrument

Roelof de Jong

pdf

14.50 - 15.10

WEAVE: multiobject spectroscopy for the WHT

Gavin Dalton

15.10 - 15.25

MOONS: what a new multi-object spectrograph on the VLT can do for Gaia follow-up

Michele Cirasuolo

pdf

15.25 - 15.30

meeting photo

jpg

15.30 - 16.00

coffee

SESSION 4: GREAT Conference and Workshop Reports

(Room: Solvay)

Chair: Nicholas Walton

16.00 - 16.15

Report: GCDS Workshop, Nice, Nov 2010

Francois Mignard

pdf

16.15 - 16.30

Report: Gaia and the End States of Stellar Evolution, Leicester, Apr 2011

Matt Burleigh

pdf

16.30 - 16.45

Report: Assembling the puzzle of the Milky Way, Grand Bornand, Apr 2011

Celine Reyle

pdf

16.45 - 17.00

Report: The Fundamental Cosmic Distance Scale: Naples, May 2011

Gisella Clementini

pdf

17.00 - 17.15

Report: Asteroid Dynamics and Physical Studies: Pisa, May 2011

Francois Mignard

pdf

17.15 - 17.35

Report: Astrostatistics summer school, La Palma, June 2011

Luis Sarro Baro

pdf

17.30 - 17.45

Report: QSO Astrophysics, Fundamental physics, and Astrometric Cosmology in the Gaia era, Porto, June 2011

Sonia Anton

pdf

17.30

Close Day 1

Wednesday 22 June 2011

BREAKOUT SESSION 1:

09.20 - 09.30

Workgroup Sessions: setting the scene

Nicholas Walton

09.30 - 10.30

Breakout group B

(Room: Solvay)

09.30 - 10.30

Breakout group C

(Room: Classroom)

10.30 - 11.00

coffee

BREAKOUT SESSION 2:

11.00 - 12.30

Breakout group C

(Room: Classroom)

11.00 - 12.30

Breakout group A

(Room: Solvay)

12.30 - 14.00

lunch

BREAKOUT SESSION 3:

14.00 - 15.30

Breakout group A

(Room: Solvay)

14.00 - 15.30

Breakout group B

(Room: Classroom)

15.30 - 16.00

coffee

SESSION 5: GREAT WG Reports

(Room: Solvay)

Chair:Anthony Brown

16.00 - 16.15

WGA1: Modelling

Daisuke Kawata

pdf

16.15 - 16.30

WGA3: Chemical Tagging

Sofia Feltzing

pdf

16.30 - 16.45

WGB1: Open Clusters and Young Associations

Alessandro Lanzafame

pdf

16.45 - 17.00

WGB4: Stellar Atmospheres

Ulrike Heiter

pdf

17.00 - 17.15

WGB5: Massive Stars

Ronny Blomme

pdf

17.15 - 17.30

WGC1: Exoplanets

Alessandro Sozzetti

pdf

17.30

Close Day 2

Thursday 23 June 2011

SESSION 5: GREAT WG Reports (cont)

(Room: Solvay)

Chair:Anthony Brown

09.00 - 09.15

WGA8: Distance Scales

Xavier Luri

09.15 - 09.30

WGB6: End States of Stellar Evolution

Boris Gaensicke

pdf

SESSION 6: WG Breakout Session Feedback

Chair:Nicholas Walton

09.30 - 09.45

Feedback from Breakout group A

Sofia Feltzing

pdf

09.45 - 10.00

Feedback from Breakout group B

Alessandro Lanzafame

pdf

10.00 - 10.15

Feedback from Breakout group C

Alessandro Sozzetti

pdf

SESSION 7: Gaia and Related Missions

Chair:Timo Prusti

10.15 - 10.40

ESO: Large Surveys and Wide Field Spectroscopy

Bruno Leibundgut

pdf

10.40 - 11.00

Guoshoujing (LAMOST) and related surveys in China

Martin Smith

pdf

11.00 - 11.30

coffee

11.30 - 11.55

Euclid: Mapping the geometry of the dark Universe

Mark Cropper

11.55 - 12.20

Plato: Planetary Transits and Oscillations of stars

Magali Deleuil

pdf

SESSION 8: Conclusions

12.20 - 13.00

Discussion: including input/ points for Gaia Data Releases

Timo Prusti/ Nicholas Walton

pdf

13.00

MEETING CLOSE

13.00 - 14.00

lunch

Note: the classroom is next door to the Solvay meeting room on the 5th floor.

Dinner Details

There is no formal dinner organised during the meeting. Thuis participants are welcome to make their own dinner arrangements - there are many excellent restaurants in Brussels.


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