Institute of Astronomy

Programme

Sunday, July 9, 2017
6 PM: Welcome reception (Drinks + Dinner)  
Murray-Edwards College, Fellows' Drawing Room (Drinks), Fellows' Dining Room (Dinner). 


Monday, July 10, 2017. Session starts at 9 AM
Session 1 (9 AM - 12:45 PM): Exoplanetary Atmospheres 

1. Atmospheric chemistry in Exoplanets - Julianne Moses
2. Atmospheric compositions of low mass planets - Bjoern Benneke 
3. Atmospheric compositions of directly-imaged planets - Kevin Heng 
Coffee Break (10:45 AM - 11:15 AM)
4. Effect of clouds/hazes - Mark Marley 
5. Atmospheres of sub-stellar objects - Daniel Apai 
6. Lessons from the solar system - Jonathan Lunine (Big-Picture Talk) 

Lunch Break

Session 2 (1:45 PM - 5:30 PM): End-to-End Studies 
1. Atmospheric compositions and links to formation - Nikku Madhusudhan  
2. Solar system based models - Oliver Mousis 
3. Models with planetesimal accretion - Christoph Mordasini 
Coffee Break (3:15 PM - 3:45 PM) 
4. Coupled dust and chemical evolution models - Ralph Pudritz 
5. Models with pebble accretion - Mohamad Ali-Dib 
6. Future directions and prospects - Thomas Henning (Big-Picture Talk) 
7 PM: Symposium Dinner at St. John’s College


Tuesday, July 11, 2017. Session starts at 9 AM
Session 3 (9 AM - 1:15 PM): Planetary Formation and Migration 
1. Planetesimal accretion  - Shigeru Ida 
2. Pebble accretion        - Anders Johansen 
3. Gas accretion           - Eugene Chiang 
Coffee Break  (10:45 AM - 11:15 AM)
4. Disk migration          - Richard Nelson 
5. Disk vs disk-free Migration - Aurelien Crida 
6. GI vs core accretion    - Ravit Helled 
7. Connecting interiors and atmospheres     - Tristan Guillot
Lunch Break  (1:15 PM - 2:15 PM)

Session 4 (2:15 PM - 6 PM): Astrochemistry 
1. Directions and prospects - Ewine van Dishoeck (Big-Picture Talk) 
2. Chemistry in protoplanetary disks        - Catherine Walsh 
Coffee Break  (3:15 PM - 3:45 PM) 
3. Connecting PPD chemistry to planetary compositions - Ted Bergin  
4. Effects of disk dispersal                - Ilaria Pascucci
5. Late stage delivery of planetesimals and gas   - Mark Wyatt
6. Signatures in young stellar photospheres - Mihkel Kama 

7 PM: Dinner Outing at Cocum Restaurant (71 Castle St)


Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Session starts at 9 AM

Session 6 (9 AM - 1 PM): Putting it all together (Brainstorming session)
1. Summary of session 1  
2. Summary of session 2  
3. Summary of session 3  
Coffee Break   (10:45 AM - 11:15 AM)
4. Summary of session 4   
5. Putting it all together 

Wednesday, July 12, 2017: Afternoon (Free + social activity) 
 

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