Galactic Chemodynamics V

July 9-11, 2003
Melbourne, Australia

Swinburne University Centre for Astrophysics & Supercomputing

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Program

All talks are scheduled to be 20 minutes in duration, followed by 7-8 minutes of discussion.


Tuesday July 8 - "nevermind bar" (336 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn)

17:30-19:30   Opening Reception


Wednesday July 9 - AGSE207

Session 1: Galactic Archaeology
Chair: Brad Gibson
08:55-09:00 Brad Gibson Opening Remarks
09:00-09:30 Ken Freeman Galactic Archaeology: Fossil Information Preserved in Stellar Dynamics
09:30-10:00 Joss Bland-Hawthorn Galactic Archaeology: Fossil Information Preserved in Stellar Chemistry
10:00-10:30 Inese Ivans Chemical Substructure in the Milky Way Halo: A New Population of Old Stars
10:30-11:00   Coffee
Session 2: Observational Constraints
Chair: Tim Beers
11:00-11:30 Lisa Elliott Lithium Depleted Halo Dwarfs
11:30-12:00 Akihiko Ibukiyama Hipparcos Age-Metallicity Relation of the Solar Neighbourhood Disc Stars
12:00-12:30 Chris Flynn Cosmic Production of Helium
12:30-13:30   Lunch
Session 3: Observational Constraints
Chair: Eline Tolstoy
13:30-14:00 Birgitta Nordstrom Metallicities and Ages in the Galactic Disk: A New Large Sample
14:00-14:30 Bruce Carney A Comparison of Thin Disk and Thick Disk Chemical Evolution
14:30-15:00 Brad Gibson RAVE: The RAdial Velocity Experiment
15:00-15:30   Coffee
Session 4: Observational Constraints
Chair: Chris Flynn
15:30-16:00 Laura Portinari The Mass-to-Light Ratio and the Initial Mass Function in Disc Galaxies
16:00-16:30 Celine Reyle Kinematics of the Galactic Bulge from Radial Velocity and Proper Motion Optical Surveys
16:30-17:00 Takeru Suzuki Cosmic-Ray Production of Lithium-6 by Structure Formation Shocks in the Early Milky Way


Thursday July 10 - AGSE207

Session 5: Chemical Evolution
Chair: Joss Bland-Hawthorn
09:30-10:00 Simone Recchi Dynamical and Chemical Evolution of IZw18
10:00-10:30 Dominik Argast Constraints on the Astrophysical Nature of r-process Nucleosynthesis Sites from Inhomogeneous Chemical Evolution Models
10:30-11:00   Coffee
Session 6: Chemodynamical Evolution
Chair: Amina Helmi
11:00-11:30 Daisuke Kawata GCD+: A New Code for Galactic Chemodynamics
11:30-12:00 Kenji Bekki Star Clusters and Galactic Chemodynamics
12:00-12:30 Gerhard Hensler The Effect of Gas Infall on the Chemodynamical Evolution of Galaxies
12:30-13:30   Lunch
Session 7: Chemodynamical Evolution
Chair: Alexander Knebe
13:30-14:00 Naohito Nakasato Initial Model Catalogs and Improved Chemical Evolution Models for Galaxy Evolution
14:00-14:30 Markus Samland A Model for the Formation of the Milky Way
14:30-15:00 Christian Theis Are Galactic Disks Dynamically Influenced by Dust?
15:00-15:30   Coffee
Session 8: Chemodynamical Evolution
Chair: Ken Freeman
15:30-16:00 Chiaki Kobayashi Chemodynamical Evolution of Elliptical Galaxies and the Origin of Metallicity Gradients
16:00-16:30 Rainer Spurzem Physical Processes in Star-Gas Systems
16:30-17:00 Patricia Tissera Studying Galactic Chemical Properties using Cosmological Numerical Simulations
19:00-22:00   Workshop Dinner, Gertrudes (30 Gertrude St, Fitzroy)


Friday July 11 - AGSE207

Session 9: Substructure
Chair: Bruce Carney
09:30-10:00 Steve Majewski Substructure in the Galactic Halo
10:00-10:30 Geraint Lewis The Andromeda Stream
10:30-11:00   Coffee
Session 10: Substructure
Chair: Gerhard Hensler
11:00-11:30 Tim Beers Metal Abundances for SDSS Stars, Including the "Ring Around the Galaxy"
11:30-12:00 Amina Helmi The Evolution of the Milky Way: Streams and Views from a Semi-analytic Perspective
12:00-12:30 Alexander Knebe Galaxy Threshing in Cosmological Dark Matter Halos
12:30-13:30   Lunch
Session 11: Substructure & The ISM
Chair: Geraint Lewis
13:30-14:00 Julio Navarro CDM Structure & Substructure, Galaxy Disks, and the Milky Way
14:00-14:30 Matthias Steinmetz The Fine Structure of Disk Galaxies as a Test of the Hierarchical Galaxy Formation Model
14:30-15:00 Stefan Harfst Modeling Galaxies with a Multi-Phase ISM in 3d
15:00-15:30 Masao Mori Multiple Supernova Explosions in a Forming Galaxy
15:30-16:00   Coffee
Session 12: Satellites
Chair: Birgitta Nordstrom
16:00-16:30 David Burstein Globular Cluster Formation - The Nitrogen Connection
16:30-17:00 Eline Tolstoy Abundances of RGB stars in Nearby Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies: Implications for Galactic Evolution
17:00-17:30 Masashi Chiba On the Kinematics of Tidal Debris from Omega Cen's Progenitor Galaxy
17:30-18:00 Takuji Tsujimoto Observed Abundance Features and their Implication for Chemical Evolution
18:00-18:05 Brad Gibson Closing Remarks


Saturday July 12 - RAVE Science Working Group - BA901

10:00-17:00    
 

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