The 15th Heidelberg Summer School takes place August 31 - September 4 at the "Mathematikon" in Heidelberg, Germany.
IMPRS for Astronomy and Cosmic Physics at the University of Heidelberg (IMPRS-HD):
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics, Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, Landessternwarte Koenigstuhl, and Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies.
Scientific organizing committee:
Bertram Bitsch, Mario Flock, Paola Pinilla (all at MPIA)
Pablo Benítez Llambay (Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen)
Cornelis P. Dullemond (ITA, University of Heidelberg)
Michiel Lambrechts (Lund Observatory)
Yamila Miguel (Leiden Observatory)
Catherine Walsh (Leeds University)
Scope of the School:
The 2020 Heidelberg Summer School will focus on different aspects of planet formation in Protoplanetary Disks . The following questions will be addressed during this school:
- How do planets interact with Protoplanetary Disks?
- How does radiative transfer in disks work?
- What do protoplanetary discs look like and what are they made of?
- How do planets form?
- What can we learn from exoplanets?
Five distinguished invited lecturers, along with an assortment of local experts, will provide an introduction to the field with an emphasis on applications.
In addition to the formal lectures, there will be problem-solving sessions, career discussions, and a variety of social activities.
The school has four main components spread throughout the week
1. A series of structured lectures given by the five lecturers.
2. Problem-solving sessions based on the topics given in the lectures.
3. Presentations by local experts to open specific scientific problems.
4. A social program to enable and encourage scientific interaction between students, lecturers and speakers.
Further information / registration
Please read our further informations on the school and the application procedures under this link .
Here is the link to the application form.
Registration deadline is June 1, 2020.