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2015 Schedule

Heliophysics Summer School: Year 9

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Updated 27 July, 2015

Seasons In Space: Cycles of Variability of Sun-Planet Systems

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** Heliophysics Summer School Labs

Tuesday: July 28th

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) Cafeteria  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  

8:30 - 8:45

Announcement and Introductions  
8:45 - 9:10

Session 1

Introducing the seasons of the Sun-planetary system connections

Sarah Gibson

 

Break

 
9:25 - 9:50

Introducing the seasons of the Sun-planetary system connections

Janet Luhmann

9:50 - 10:15 Introducing the seasons of the Sun-planetary system connections Nick Achilleos
 

Break

 
10:30 - 12:00 pm Student introductions and science: 1-minute introductory presentation (by students, teachers, and lecturers), plus first viewing of science posters (as available).  
 

Lunch

 
1:00 - 1:45

Session 2

Universal plasma processes in heliophysics

Mark Moldwin

 

Break

 
2:00 - 2:45 Universal plasma processes in heliophysics Mark Moldwin
 

Break

 
3:00 - 5:00 LAB 1: Sun to Earth Storms  
6:00 - 8:00 pm

Working Dinner at the Mesa Lab

 

Wednesday: July 29th

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) Cafeteria  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  
8:30 - 9:15

Session 3

Solar cycle & dynamo (including extended minima and maxima), and the large-scale field

Andres Munoz
 

Break

 
9:30 - 11:30 LAB 2: Solar Dynamo / Stellar Dynamos  
 

Break

 
11:45 - 12:30 pm Solar cycle & dynamo (including extended minima and maxima), and the large-scale field Andres Munoz
 

Lunch

 
1:30 - 2:15

Session 4

Solar spectral radiance and their origins through cycles of solar magnetism

Harry Warren

 

Break

 
2:30 - 3:15 Solar spectral radiance and their origins through cycles of solar magnetism Harry Warren
 

Break

 
3:30 - 5:00

Career discussion: academia, education, industry (small and large businesses), government (including SWPC); and Q/A session, time permitting.

 

Thursday: July 30th

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) Cafeteria  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  
8:30 - 9:15

Session 5

Orbital seasons, radiative transport, ionization, and chemistry in planetary outer atmospheres

Stan Solomon
 

Break

 
9:30 - 10:15 Orbital seasons, radiative transport, ionization, and chemistry in planetary outer atmospheres Stan Solomon
 

Break

 
10:30 - 12:00 pm LAB 3: Sources of Solar Spectral (Ir)radiance  
 

Lunch

 
1:00 - 1:45

Session 6

Solar-wind through the sunspot cycle, (I)CME modulations by eruptive & explosive phenomena, and effects on GCRs

Janet Luhmann

 

Break

 
2:00 - 2:45 Solar-wind through the sunspot cycle, (I)CME modulations by eruptive & explosive phenomena, and effects on GCRs Janet Luhmann
 

Break

 
3:00 - 5:00

LAB 4: Solar Wind Properties through the Solar Cycle

 

Friday: July 31st

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) Cafeteria  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  
8:30 - 9:15

Session 7

Introduction of coupled magnetosphere and ionosphere

Bill Lotko
 

Break

 
9:30 - 10:15 Introduction of coupled magnetosphere and ionosphere Bill Lotko
 

Break

 
10:30 - 12:30 pm LAB 5: Magnetospheric Dipole Lab  
 

Lunch

 
1:30 - 4:30 pm Excursion to SWPC: forecast center, with space weather forecast  

Saturday: August 1st

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) North Auditorium  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  
8:30 - 9:15

Session 8

Geospace variability through the solar cycle

John Foster
 

Break

 
9:30 - 10:15 Geospace variability through the solar cycle John Foster
 

Break

 
10:30 - 12:30 pm LAB 6: On ITM, focusing on terrestrial "seasons"  
 

Lunch

 
1:30 - 2:15

Session 9

Measuring magnetospheric variability: missions around geospace

Mona Kessel

 

Break

 
2:30 - 3:15 Measuring ITM variability: missions around geospace Jan Sojka
 

Break

 
3:30 - 5:00 pm

Discussion

 

Sunday: August 2nd

Day off

Monday: August 3rd

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) Cafeteria  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  
8:30 - 9:15

Session 10

Planetary dynamo(s) and their seasons

Gary Glatzmaier
 

Break

 
9:30 - 10:15 Planetary dynamo(s) and their seasons Gary Glatzmaier
 

Break

 
10:30 - 12:00 pm Discussion session on planetary dynamos  
 

Lunch

 
1:00 - 1:45

Session 11

Observing/measuring solar/stellar activity and solar/stellar winds

Tom Ayres

 

Break

 
2:00 - 2:45 Couplings with magnetospheres: missions throughout the heliosphere Dan Baker
 

Break

 
3:00 - 5:00

Discussion on posters and student science

 
5:15 - 7:30 pm

Working Dinner at the CG1 Patio

 

Tuesday: August 4th

7:30 - 8:30 am Breakfast located at Center Green 1 (CG1) Cafeteria  
7:30 - 8:30 Faculty/Teacher Meeting  
8:30 - 9:15

Session 12

Planetary magnetospheres

Nick Achilleos
 

Break

 
9:30 - 10:15 Planetary magnetospheres Nick Achilleos
 

Break

 
10:30 - 12:00 pm

Presentation/discussion of student projects (including "elevator speeches")

 
 

Lunch

 
1:00 - 2:30 pm

School evaluation discussion and certificates

 

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