Science Program IAU XXIX General Assembly

Schedule of Scientific Program

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Symposia, Focus Meeting, and Division Meeting Pages

Downloadable PDF of Science Program Abstracts

Schedule-at-a-Glance

Week 1: Monday, 3 August - Sunday, 9 August, 2015 (PDF)

Week 2: Monday, 10 August - Friday, 14 August, 2015 (PDF)

Invited Discourses

  • Willy Benz (University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland)
    Peter Gruber Memorial Lecture: Rosetta and the Formation of the Solar System
    Tuesday, 4 August | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
     
  • Yoshiaki Taniguchi (Ehime University, Tokyo, Japan)
    Exploring the Young Universe
    Thursday, 6 August | 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
     
  • Lisa Kaltenegger (Cornell University, New York, USA)
    Kavli Speaker - Exoplanets: Thousands of Worlds to Explore
    Tuesday, 11 August | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
     
  • Brent Tully (University of Hawaii, IfA, Hawaii, USA)
    The Laniakea Supercluster of Galaxies
    Thursday, 13 August | 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm 

    Tom Geballe (Gemini Observatory, Hawaii, USA)
    Spectroscopy of H3+: A Unique Probe of Molecular Gas in the Milky Way and Beyond
    Thursday, 13 August | 6:45 pm - 7:30 pm 

For additional information, contact Kathy Cox, +1-202-328-2010 ext. 117