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Workshop Programme

for period 17-21 August

Dynamics of Discs and Planets

17-21 August

Timetable

Monday 17 August
08:30-09:50 Registration DDP
09:50-10:00 Welcome - Ben Mestel DDP
Session: 1 - Observations of Protoplanetary Discs
10:00-11:00 Hartmann , L (Michigan) DDP
  Review - protostellar disk observations CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:00-11:30 Coffee and posters DDP
11:30-11:50 Wilner, D (Harvard Smithsonian Center ) DDP
  Submm observations of protoplanetary disks CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:50-12:10 Bouwman, J (Max-Planck-Institute, Heidelberg) DDP
  Observational evidence for grain growth CMS Mtg Rm 2
12:10-12:40 Discussion (session chair: Jim Pringle) DDP
12:40-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court and posters DDP
Session: 2 - Protoplanetary Disc Modelling
14:00-14:40 Dominik, C (Amsterdam) DDP
  Review - models of protoplanetary disks CMS Mtg Rm 2
14:40-15:00 Calvet, N (Michigan) DDP
  Recent results on the interpretation of observations of protoplanetary disks CMS Mtg Rm 2
15:00-15:30 Tea and posters DDP
15:30-15:50 Lesur, G (Cambridge) DDP
  Turbulent convection in accretion discs CMS Mtg Rm 2
15:50-16:10 Sano, T (Osaka) DDP
  Dead zones in protoplanetary disks CMS Mtg Rm 2
16:10-16:30 Gammie, C (Illinois) DDP
  Self-gravitating disc evolution CMS Mtg Rm 2
16:30-17:00 Clarke, C (Cambridge) DDP
  The role of photoevaporation in disc dispersal CMS Mtg Rm 2
17:00-17:30 Discussion (session chair: Steve Balbus) DDP
17:30-18:30 Welcome Wine Reception DDP
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) DDP
Tuesday 18 August
Session: 3 - Dust Coagulation and Planetesimal Formation
09:00-09:40 Wurm, G (Münster) DDP
  Review - there and back again: the making and destruction of dusty planetesimals CMS Mtg Rm 2
09:40-10:00 Johansen, A (Leiden) DDP
  The crucial role of metallicity for planetesimal formation CMS Mtg Rm 2
Session: 4 - Formation of Terrestrial , Super-Earth and Giant Planets
10:00-10:40 Kokubo, E (NAOJ) DDP
  Review - formation of terrestrial planets: the basic dynamical model CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:40-11:00 McNeil, D (QMUL) DDP
  Oligarchic growth and migration scenarios for short-period neptune and super-earth formation CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:00-11:30 Coffee and posters DDP
11:30-12:10 DDP
  Poster Presentations Sem 1
12:10-12:30 Agnor, C (QMUL) DDP
  Giant impacts and planetary evolution CMS Mtg Rm 2
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court and posters DDP
14:00-14:20 Leinhardt, Z (Cambridge) DDP
  The evolution of collision outcomes in the protoplanetary disk CMS Mtg Rm 2
14:20-14:40 Thommes, E (Guelph) DDP
  From gas disks to gas giants CMS Mtg Rm 2
14:40-15:00 Genda, H (Tokyo Institute of Technology) DDP
  Formation of heavy-element rich giant planets CMS Mtg Rm 2
15:00-15:30 Tea and posters DDP
15:30-16:10 Mordasini, D (Max-Planck-Institute, Heidelberg) DDP
  Giant planet formation by core accretion CMS Mtg Rm 2
16:10-16:50 Boley, A (Zurich) DDP
  Review - gravitational instabilities and the formation of gas giant planets CMS Mtg Rm 2
16:50-17:10 Stamatellos, D (Cardiff) DDP
  The thermodynamics of disc fragmentation and the properties of the objects produced CMS Mtg Rm 2
17:10-17:50 Discussion (session chair: Lucio Mayer) DDP
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) DDP
Wednesday 19 August
Session: 5 - Disc-planet Interactions and Migration
09:40-10:00 Paardekooper, S-J (Cambridge) DDP
  Corotation torques and type I planetary migration CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:00-10:20 Crida, A (Cambridge) DDP
  Migration in resonance CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:20-10:40 Adams, F (Michigan) DDP
  Type I planetary migration with stochastic fluctuations CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:40-11:00 Burns, J (Cornell) DDP
  The real thing: Saturn's ring CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:00-11:30 Coffee and posters DDP
11:30-11:50 Matsumura, S (Northwestern) DDP
  Evolution of planetary systems emerging out of gas disks CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:50-12:30 Discussion (session chair: John Papaloizou) DDP
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court and posters DDP
20:00-23:00 Conference Dinner at Corpus Christi College (Dining Hall) DDP
Thursday 20 August
Session: 6 - Stability and Long-term Evolution of Planetary Systems
09:00-09:40 Levison, H (Southwest Research Institute) DDP
  Modeling the formation of giant planet cores CMS Mtg Rm 2
09:40-10:00 Armitage, P (Colorado) DDP
  Planetary system architecture from planet-planet and planetesimal scattering CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:00-10:20 Ford, E (Florida) DDP
  Planet scattering, eccentricity excitation and the long-term evolution of planetary systems CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:20-10:40 Wu, Y (Toronto) DDP
  Secular instability: organization of planetary systems and the origin of hot Jupiters CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:40-11:00 Davies, M (Lund) DDP
  Turning solar systems into extrasolar planetary systems CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:00-11:30 Coffee and posters DDP
11:30-12:00 Discussion (session chair: Martin Duncan) DDP
12:00-12:40 Poster presentations DDP
12:40-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court and posters DDP
Session: 7 - Observations of Extrasolar Planets
14:00-14:30 Patience, J (Exeter) DDP
  Direct imaging of planets CMS Mtg Rm 2
14:30-15:00 Fischer, D (Yale) DDP
  The search for planets around alpha centauri A and B CMS Mtg Rm 2
15:00-15:30 Tea and posters DDP
15:30-15:50 Fridlund, M (ESA/ESTeC) DDP
  The CoRoT mission - first results, successes and the future CMS Mtg Rm 2
15:50-16:10 Horne, K (St Andrews) DDP
  From hot Jupiters to cool earths CMS Mtg Rm 2
16:10-16:30 Cho, J (QMUL) DDP
  Spitzer observations of hot Jupiters and their interpretation CMS Mtg Rm 2
16:30-17:10 Discussion (session chair: Tristan Guillot) DDP
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) DDP
Friday 21 August
Session: 8 - Debris-Discs: Observations and Theory
09:00-09:40 Meyer, M (ETH Zürich) DDP
  To see a world in a grain of sand: observations of debris disks as tests of planet formation theory CMS Mtg Rm 2
09:40-10:00 Rieke, G (Arizona) DDP
  Spitzer tracers of dynamical activity in debris discs CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:00-10:40 Wyatt, M (Cambridge) DDP
  Collisional and dynamical evolution of debris discs CMS Mtg Rm 2
10:40-11:00 Moro-Martin, A (Madrid) DDP
  Exchange of debris between planetary systems CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:00-11:30 Coffee and posters DDP
11:30-11:50 Augereau, J-C (Joseph Fourier Grenoble ) DDP
  Observations of exozodiacal disks CMS Mtg Rm 2
11:50-12:30 Lubow, S (Space Telescope Science Institute) DDP
  Review of disc-planet interactions CMS Mtg Rm 2
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court and posters DDP
14:00-15:00 Lin, D (UCSC/KIAA) DDP
  Conference summary CMS Mtg Rm 2
15:00-15:30 Tea DDP
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (Residents Only) DDP
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