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Summer School Schedule

All timings are based on UK times (GMT+1)

Monday 14th September
9:00 Welcome
9:10 Bill Chaplin (Birmingham): Solar and stellar interiors
10:40 Coffee break
11:00 Erwin Verwichte (Warwick): Space Plasma Physics & Magnetohydrodynamics
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Poster afternoon
17:00 Close
Tuesday 15th September
9:00 Aline Vidotto (Trinity College Dublin): Star-planet interactions & habitability
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Heather Cegla (Warwick): Solar and stellar magnetism
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Suzanne Aigrain (Oxford): Time domain analysis and Gaussian processes
15:00 Coffee break
15:30 Mike Hapgood (UKRI STFC): Space Weather
17:00 Close
Wednesday 16th September
9:00 Catriona Jackman (Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies): Magnetospheres
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Joanna Barstow (Open University): Planetary Atmospheres
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Wellbeing
15:00 Close
Thursday 17th September
9:00 Eduard Kontar (Glasgow): Solar and stellar flares
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 David Armstrong (Warwick): Machine learning for image and lightcurve classification
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Richard Alexander (Leicester): Formation of Planets
15:00 Coffee Break/Close
15:30 Careers
17:00 Close
Friday 18th September
9:00 Warrick Ball (Birmingham): Stellar models
10:30 Coffee break
11:00 Paul Bushby (Newcastle): Solar and stellar dynamos
12:30 Lunch
13:30 Outreach
15:00 Close

Radiation superflares make Earth-like planet uninhabitable ...Image credit: University of Warwick/ Mark Galick

Physics Lecture


Surface of the Sun, as seen by National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope