Program


Tuesday 30 June 2015

15.30 - Registration

16.00 - The Magellanic Clouds and the status of the VMC Survey - Maria-Rosa

17.00 - CASU data processing - Carlos

17.30 - WFAU data processing and access - Rob

18.00 - Questions and answers about the VMC survey and the data reduction: practical examples etc.

18.30 - Cocktail

20.30 - Bus departure to downtown


Wednesday 1 July 2015
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08.15 - Bus departure from downtown

09.00 - RR Lyrae stars in the SMC - Tania

09.45 - RR Lyrae stars in the LMC - Maria-Ida

10.30 - Coffee

11.00 - RR Lyrae stars calibration and NGC 1786 - Gisella

11.45 - Candidate Cepheids with VMC - Maria-Ida

12.30 - Lunch

13.30 - Guided tour of the Capodimonte Observatory Museum (ancient astronomical books and instruments)

14.00 - SMC structure with Cepheids - Vincenzo

14.45 - Modeling of Cepheid light-curves - Marcella

15.30 - Tea

16.00 - Tip of RGB and AGB - Martin

16.45 - Discussion

18.00 - Bus departure to hotels

20.00 - Social Dinner - Restaurant Zi' Teresa


Thursday 2 July 2015
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08.15 - Bus departure from downtown

09.00 - Star clusters  - Andres

09.45 - Star formation history - Stefano

10.30 - Coffee

11.00 - Extended SFH and MW models - Leo 
 
11.45 - STEP - Vincenzo

12.15 - SMASH - Maria-Rosa

12.45 - Lunch

14.15 - Gaia - Gisella

14.45 - Quasars - Valentin

15.30 - Proper motion - Maria-Rosa

16.15 - Tea

16.45 - 18.00 (Closed session)

VMC team issues

Extending VMC

Spectroscopic surveys

Discussion

18.00 - Bus departure to downtown


Friday 3 July 2015
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08.15 - Bus departure from downtown 
 
09.00 - Working groups

10.30 - Coffee

11.00 - Working groups

12.30 - End of meeting


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