Harley Wood Winter School 2014

Program

THURSDAY 17TH JULY, 2014
01:00pm - 05:00pm   Registration Hostel
06:00pm - Late   Trivia Night (catered) Hostel
       
FRIDAY 18TH JULY, 2014
09:00am - 9:30am LOC/SOC Conference Welcome SLSC
09:30am - 10:30am Brian Schmidt What I'd be doing if I were a PhD Student right now SLSC
10:30am - 11:00am Morning Tea   SLSC
11:30am - 12:30pm Geraint Lewis The Next Steps in Cosmology: Bridging Theory,
simulations and even observations
SLSC
12:30pm - 02:00pm   Lunch SLSC
02:00pm - 03:00pm Steven Tingay Radio Astronomy: A Gap Analysis SLSC
03:00pm - 04:00pm Amanda Bauer Communicating your science SLSC
04:00pm - 04:30pm Afternoon Tea   SLSC
04:30pm - 05:30pm Aaron Robotham Preparing for the data storm SLSC
       
SATURDAY 19TH JULY, 2014
09:30am - 10:30am Jo Dawson From Gas to Stars to the Galactic Fountain: A Milky
Way Magical Mystery Tour
SLSC
10:30am - 11:00am Morning Tea   SLSC
11:00am - 12:00pm Stas Shabala Active Galactic Nuclei and star formation in galaxies SLSC
12:00pm - 01:30pm Lunch   SLSC
01:30pm - 02:30pm Andrew Hopkins Writing journal papers and the review process SLSC
02:30pm - 03:30pm Elaine Sadler Multi-wavelength Astronomy SLSC
03:30pm - 04:00pm Afternoon Tea   SLSC
04:00pm - 05:00pm Jonathan Whitmore Full-stack science workflow += the ipython notebook SLSC
05:00pm - 05:30pm Yeshe Fenner A Students Guide: What you need to know about
National astronomy infrastructure funding and access
SLSC
5:30pm - 6:00pm Panel

A discussion and Q&A of topics that will be submitted
by students

SLSC
07:00pm - Late Conference Dinner  932 Pittwater Rd, Dee Why, NSW 2099 Dee
Why
RSL
       
SUNDAY 20TH JULY
9:30am - 10:30am Quentin Parker Mind the Gap: Planetary Nebulae -  the short phase in
the long stellar evolutionary story between the AGB and
white dwarf
 SLSC
10:30am - 10:40am Morning Tea    SLSC
10:40am - 11:40am Matthew Colless Confronting theoretical and observational cosmology -
shedding light on dark matters
 SLSC
1:00 pm Bus leaves for
Macquarie University
  Hostel