Programme – University of Copenhagen

Programme

The Hot Topics conference takes place during the second week of the 2019 NEON Observing School. The programme is still preliminary and will be updated as more lectures and teachers are confirmed.

Programme for the Hot Topics Conference

Sunday September 22

Arrival in Sofia

20:00 - 20:30 Welcome drink together with the NEON School participants
20:30 -> Dinner

Monday September 23

09:30 - 10:30 Introduction to the Hot Topics conference and people (Korhonen)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30 Writing observing time proposals (Korhonen + Heidt)
12:30 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Introduction to the group work (Korhonen)
15:00 - 16:00 Group work
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 19:00 Group work
19:00 -> Dinner

Tuesday September 24

09:30 - 11:00 Hot Topics in stellar astrophysics (Korhonen)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 13:00 Multi-wavelength astronomy with MAGIC (Lindfors)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 16:00 Group work
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 19:00 Group work
19:00 -> Dinner
~21:30-> Remote connection MAGIC

Wednesday September 25

10:00 - 11:30 Transient Sky (Ivanov)
11:30 - 12:00 Coffee break
12:00 - 13:00 Career discussion (Korhonen)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 19:00 Free afternoon
19:00 -> Dinner

Thursday September 26

09:30 - 11:00 The art of scientific publishing I (Kiss)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 13:00 The first galaxies (Bunker)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 14:30 What is OPTICON? (Pebody)
14:30 - 16:00 Group work
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 19:00 Group work
19:00 -> Dinner

Friday September 27

09:30 - 11:00 The art of scientific publishing II (Kiss)
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 13:00 JWST and other future space missions (Ward)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 16:00 Group work
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 19:00 Group work
19:00 -> Dinner

Saturday September 28

10:00 - 11:00 Discussion on proposal exercise
11:00 - 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 - 13:00 NEON School group presentations
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 NEON School group presentations
15:00 - 15:15 Concluding remarks (Korhonen)
19:00 -> Closing dinner

Sunday September 29

Leaving Sofia