Lorentz Center - From Brown Dwarfs to Planets: Chemistry and Cloud Formation from 24 Oct 2006 through 27 Oct 2006
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    From Brown Dwarfs to Planets: Chemistry and Cloud Formation
    from 24 Oct 2006 through 27 Oct 2006

 
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Setting the State: Brown Dwarfs and Planets

 

24 October 2006

 

09:00 – 09:15: Welcome by Christiane Helling and Malcolm Friedlund,

and by Henriette Jensenius (Lorentz Center)

 

09:15 – 10:15  Ben Oppenheimer (New York, US)

Observations of Brown Dwarfs and Planets

10:15 - 10:30   Discussion

 

10:30 - 10:50   Coffee & Tea

 

10:50 - 11:50   Caitlin Griffith (Tucson, US)

Clouds in the solar system

11:50 - 12:05   Discussion

 

Workshop:

14:00 - 14:20   Christiane Helling (St. Andrews, UK)

Introduction to Workshop Idea

14:20 - 15:05   Mark Marley (NASA, USA)

Summary of available model atmosphere codes

15:05 - 15:35   Discussion     

15:35 - 17:00   Discussion in working groups           

 

17:30               Wine & Cheese

 

25 October 2006

 

Reviews:

09:00 - 10:00   Gilles Chabrier (Lyon, F)

Birth and Evolution of Brown Dwarfs and Planets

10:00 - 10:15   Discussion

 

10:15 - 10:35   Coffee & Tea

 

Dust Chemistry and Physics in Brown Dwarfs and Planets

Formation, Evolution, Destruction

 

10:35 - 11:35   Frans Rietmeijer (Albuquerque, US)                       

Laboratory experiments on dust formation

11:35 - 11:50   Discussion

 

Workshop:

14:00 - 14:45   Andy Ackermann (NASA, US)

                        Scale non/&similarities in Brown Dwarfs and Planets

14:45 - 15:15   Discussion

15:15 - 16:00   Peter Hauschildt (Hamburg, D)

                        Outline pre-workshop tests I

16:00 - 16:30  Discussion

16:30 - 17:30   Discussion in working groups

17:40 - 18:00   Report of working groups to auditorium

 

20:00 - 21:00   Uffe G. Jørgensen (Niels Bohr Institut Copenhagen)

                        Public Lecture on Exoplanets:

http://phoenix.hs.uni-hamburg.de/BrownDwarfsToPlanets1/PublicTalk.html

                        Related press release:

 http://www.eso.org/outreach/press-rel/pr-2006/pr-03-06.html

 

 

26 October 2006

 

Reviews:

09:00 - 10:00   Katharina Lodders (Missouri, US)

Cloud condensation chemistry

10:00 - 10:15   Discussion

 

10:15 - 10:35   Coffee & Tea

 

10:35 - 11:35   Peter Woitke (Sterrewacht Leiden, NL)

Theory of dust formation: from giant stars to brown dwarfs

11:35 - 11:50   Discussion

 

Workshop:

14:00 - 14:45  Peter Hauschildt (Hamburg, D)

                        Outline pre-workshop tests II

14:45 - 15:15   Discussion

15:15 - 17:30   Discussion in working groups

17:40 - 18:00   Report of working groups to auditorium

 

19:00               Conference Dinner

 

27 October 2006

 

Links to Observations

 

Reviews:

09:00 - 09:25   Harald Mutschke (Jena, D)

Optical properties of solids

09:25 - 10:00   Andreas Macke (Kiel, D)

Optical properties of ices and fluids

10:00 - 10:15   Discussion

 

10:15 - 10:30   Coffee & Tea

 

10:15 - 11:15   Malcolm Fridlund (ESTEC, NL)

Instrumental Capabilities

11:15 - 11:45   Discussion

 

 

14:00 - 15:30   Discussion in working groups

15:30 - 16:50   Report of working groups to auditorium

16:50 - 16:20   Discussion

16:30 - 17:00   Summary of workshop results & how to proceed

 

 



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