LSST and opportunities of PKU astrophysics

PKU Astrophysics Colloquium 2011

Dec 3 Saturday - Dec 6 Tuesday

 

Friday Dec 2

16:30        Leave for hot spring resort (昌平北京金池蟒山会议中心)

18:00        Dinner


Saturday Dec 3
08:30 - 09:30        Tony Tyson: LSST overview and status (45m+15m) (PPTX)
09:30 - 10:30        Michael Strauss: LSST sciences (PPT)
10:30 - 11:00        Coffee break
11:00 - 12:00        Tim Axelrod: LSST operation and data products (PDF)
12:00 – 14:00         Lunch

Afternoon          Free

18:00                 Dinner

 

 

Sunday Dec 4
08:30 - 09:00        Hu Zhan: Dark energy studies with the LSST (25m+5m) (PPTX)
09:00 - 09:30        Zuhui Fan: Weak lensing with the LSST (PDF)
09:30 - 10:00        Lei Hao: Probing Nearby Galaxies with China LiJiang IFU (PPTX)
10:00 - 10:30        Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00        Lixin Li: Transient studies with the LSST (PDF)
11:00 - 11:30        Fukun Liu: Transient activities of normal galactic nuclei (PPT)
11:30 - 12:00        Xuebing Wu: Finding quasars by combining optical/near-IR colors and variability (PPT)
12:00 – 14:00       Lunch

14:00 - 14:30        Martin Smith: Galactic archeology with the LSST (PDF)
14:30 - 15:00        Marcel Zemp: Structure and substructure of halos (PDF)
15:00 - 15:30        Haibo Yuan: Digital Sky Survey of the Galactic anti-center (PDF)
15:30 - 16:00        Coffee break
16:00 - 16:30        Greg Herczeg: Stellar variabilities and star formation (PPTX)
16:30 - 17:00        Eric Peng: Nearby galaxy evolution with deep surveys (PDF)
17:00 - 17:30        Huirong Yan: Extinction in starburst galaxies (PDF)
18:00 – 19:00       Dinner

19:00 -- 20:00       Return back to PKU

 

 

Monday Dec 5
08:30 - 09:00        Doug Lin: Solar system and exoplanet studies with the LSST
09:00 - 09:20        Xian Chen: Stellar tidal disruption by massive binary black holes (PDF)
09:20 - 09:40        Zhiying Huo: Background QSOs in the vicinity fields of M31/M33 (PDF)
09:40 - 10:00        Andreas Schulze: HETDEX and its AGN science (PDF)
10:00 - 10:30        Coffee Break
10:30 - 10:50        Yang-Shyang Li: Semi-analytical modelling of dwarf galaxies (PDF)
10:50 - 11:10        Tom Hughes: The role of gas on the stellar mass-metallicity relation for nearby galaxies.

11:10 - 11:30        Sakurako Okamoto: Faint dwarf galaxies in the Local Group (PDF)

11:30 - 11:50        Lorenzo Faccioli: Variable sources from the Xuyi NGP stripe (PDF)
12:00 - 14:00        Lunch

14:00 - 15:30        Discussion: Milky Way (Chairs: XW Liu, M Smith ...)

15:30 - 16:00        Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30        Discussion: Transient universe (Chairs: LX Li, FK Liu, ...)
18:00 – 20:00       Dinner


Tuesday Dec 6
08:30 - 10:00        Discussion: Galaxies & cosmology (Chairs: XH Fan, H Zhan, ...)

10:00 - 10:30        Coffee Break
10:30 - 12:00        Discussion: Solar system and exoplanets (Chairs: D Lin, QJ Yu ...)

 

14:00 - 15:30        Discussion: Collaboration
15:30 - 16:00        Coffee Break
16:00 - 17:30        Discussion: MoU

 

Local Organizing Committee
Xiao-wei Liu
Xiao-Hui Fan

Ning Zhang
Lili Liu