SHINE 2012 Schedule

SHINE 2012
Workshop Program

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Monday, June 25 (Chair: )

7:00 Breakfast
8:30 Opening Remarks Alexander/Roussev
8:45 Description of Sessions Session Leaders
11:15 Coffee Break
11:45 NSF Report Paul Bellaire
12:00 Plenary Talk: Alan Title - "What are the mechanisms that cause Coordinated Solar Events?"
12:45 Lunch Break
14:00 Working Group Sessions

    1. Sympathetic and Homologous Eruptions in the Solar Corona. de Toma
    2. Community-wide validation study of models of the corona and inner heliosphere. McNiece
    3. Observation tests that differentiate between the various solar wind models I. Edmonson
    4. Causes of the wide longitudinal signatures of Solar Energetic Particle (SEP) events I. Christian

15:15 Coffee Break
15:45 WG Sessions continue
17:00 Welcome reception and Posters
19:00 Adjourn

Tuesday, June 26 (Chair: )

7:00 Breakfast
8:30 Working Group ‘Progress and Prospects’ Reports WG Leaders
9:00 Plenary Talk: Chuck Smith - "The Community's Debate of Interplanetary Turbulence"
9:45 Working Group Sessions

    1. Multi-wavelength / multi-viewpoint coronal observations from SDO, Hinode, STEREO and SOHO I.  Frazin
    2. What do prominence and cavity activation tell us about the magnetic structure and triggering of the CME? Gibson
    3. Observation tests that differentiate between the various solar wind models II. Edmondson
    4. Causes of the wide longitudinal signatures of Solar Energetic Particle (SEP) events II. Christian

11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 WG Sessions continue
12:45 Lunch Break
14:00 Working Group Sessions

    1. Multi-wavelength / multi-viewpoint coronal observations from SDO, Hinode, STEREO and SOHO II. Frazin
    2. Data-driven MHD modeling of CME events I. Fan
    3. Assessing the Contribution of Heliospheric Imaging, IPS, and other remote sensing observations in Improving Space Weather Prediction. Jackson/Plunkett/Biesecker
    4. Origin of CIR-associated suprathermal and energetic particles at 1 AU. Ebert

15:15 Coffee Break
15:45 WG Sessions continue
17:00 Poster Session with refreshments

Wednesday, June 27 (Chair: )

7:00 Breakfast
8:30 Working Group ‘Progress and Prospects’ Reports WG Leaders
9:15 Plenary Talk: Yi-Min Huang - "Plasmoid-dominated and turbulent reconnection in the Sun: new perspectives"
10:00 Working Group Sessions

    1. Fast reconnection in large, high-Lundquist number coronal plasmas mediated by plasmoids: Implications for reconnecting current sheets and supra-arcade downflows I. Bhatacharjee
    2. Data-driven MHD modeling of CME events II. Fan
    3. The turbulent solar wind and dissipation I. Wu
    4. Interaction of CMEs with coronal and heliospheric structures I. Liu

11:15 Coffee Break
11:45 WG Sessions continue
1:00 Lunch, free afternoon

Thursday, June 28 (Chair: )

7:00 Breakfast
8:30 Working Group ‘Progress and Prospects’ Reports WG Leaders
9:00 Plenary Talk: Steve Cranmer - "Understanding the Origins of the Solar Wind"
9:45 Working Group Sessions

    1. Fast reconnection in large, high-Lundquist number coronal plasmas mediated by plasmoids: Implications for reconnecting current sheets and supra-arcade downflows II. Bhatacharjee
    2. Advances in understanding the solar wind through spectroscopic observations I. Savin
    3. The turbulent solar wind and dissipation II. Wu
    4. Interaction of CMEs with coronal and heliospheric structures II. Liu

11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 WG Sessions continue
12:45 Lunch Break
14:00 Working Group Sessions

    1. CME triggers: flux emergence, topology, and global environment. Gibson, Fan, & De Toma
    2. Advances in understanding the solar wind through spectroscopic observations II. Savin
    3. Dynamics of the Heliosheath and Signatures of the Heliopause - Expectations and Observations. Opher & Schwadron
    4. The compressible nature of solar wind turbulence in the inertial range and dissipation range: What, How, and Why? I Podesta & Borovsky

15:15 Coffee Break
15:45 WG Sessions continue
15:45 Steering Committee Meeting Steering Committee
17:00 Poster Session
18:30 Cocktails
19:00 Banquet

Friday, June 29 (Chair: )

7:00 Breakfast
8:30 Working Group ‘Progress and Prospects’ Reports WG Leaders
9:10 Working Group Sessions

    1. Dynamics of the Heliosheath and Signatures of the Heliopause - Expectations and Observations.Opher & Schwadron
    2. The compressible nature of solar wind turbulence in the inertial range and dissipation range: What, How, and Why? II Podesta & Borovsky

10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 WG Sessions continue
12:00 Final Remarks, Discussion of Next Year’s Workshop Alexander/Roussev
12:30 Workshop Adjourns

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