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John McIntyre Conference Centre, Edinburgh, UK

7th - 11th March 2016


Programme

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Download the list of poster presentations here.


(R) - Invited review, (H) - Invited highlight, (C) - Contributed talk

SUNDAY, MARCH 6
18:00 - 21:00 Arrival Reception
MONDAY, MARCH 7
09:00 - 09:10 P. Woitke & J. D. Ilee Welcome
SESSION 1: DISC-HOSTING STARS
09:10 - 09:40 J. Bouvier The evolution of disc hosting stars (R)
09:40 - 10:05
K. France UV properties of disc hosting stars (H)
10:05 - 10:25 C. F. Manara Accretion and winds throughout disc evolutionary phases (C)
10:25 - 11:00
Coffee
11:00 - 11:30
C. Johnstone X-ray properties of disc-hosting stars (H)
11:30 - 11:50
C. Davies Accretion discs as regulators of angular momentum in fully convective, pre-main sequence stars (C)
SESSION 2: THE INNER DISC
11:50 - 12:20
K. Pontoppidan IR molecular line emission lines probing the inner disc (R)
12:20 - 12:40
A. Banzatti The T-R diagram: a new empirical tool to reveal disc gaps and investigate exoplanets diversity (C)
12:40 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 14:25
M. Benisty IR interferometry probing the inner disc (H)
14:25 - 14:45
C. Caceres Sparse aperture masking and mm interferometry to probe the inner discs of protoplanetary discs: a particular case in Lupus (C)
14:45 - 15:05
F. Anthonioz Interferometric observation of T Tauri stars and a study of the scattering contribution of the disc luminosity (C)
15:05 - 15:25
L. Klarmann Near-IR flux from Herbig discs - revealing very small grains with VLTI PIONIER observations (C)
15:25 - 15:45
A. Carmona A gas density drop in the inner 6 au of the (pre)-transition disc HD 139614: evidence for a Jovian planet inside the disc? (C)
15:45 - 16:20
Coffee
SESSION 3: THE STRUCTURE OF PROTOPLANETARY DISCS
16:20 - 16:50
I. Kamp Lessons learned from Herschel (R)
16:50 - 17:00
Poster Pop Up #1
17:00 - 18:00
Poster Session #1
TUESDAY, MARCH 8
09:00 - 09:25
C. Pinte 3D disc radiative transfer (H)
09:25 - 09:45
A. Sicilia-Aguilar Multiwavelength views on disc dispersal and accretion evolution: Herschel, accretion, and beyond (C)
09:45 - 10:05
F. Menard Direct measurement of the impact of vertical dust settling in protoplanetary discs (C)
10:05 - 10:25
G. van der Plas Gaps in the discs around HD 97048 and HD 34282 (C)
10:25 - 11:00
Coffee
11:00 - 11:20
N. van der Marel Resolved gas cavities in transition disks: evidence for planet clearing (C)
11:20 - 11:40
P. Pinilla Are all the observed structures in transition discs particle traps? (C)
11:40 - 12:00
R. Tazaki Diagnosing fluffy dust aggregates in protoplanetary discs (C)
12:00 - 12:20
A. Miotello Disc mass determination through CO isotopologues (C)
12:00 - 12:20
D. Boneberg The midplane gas in the disc around HD 163296 (C)
12:40 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 14:20
O. Panic Herbig Ae disc evolution in the era of ALMA (C)
SESSION 4: DISC CHEMISTRY
14:20 - 14:50
C. Walsh Formation of abundant molecules (R)
14:50 - 15:10
V. Salinas First detection of gas-phase ammonia in a planet-forming disc (C)
15:10 - 15:30
W. F. Thi ProDiMo, a versatile code to model protoplanetary discs (C)
15:30 - 15:50
C. Rab On the impact of stellar high energy particles on the chemical structure of protoplanetary disks around T Tauri stars (C)
15:50 - 16:25
Coffee
16:25 - 16:50
I. Cleeves Disc chemistry and ionisation (H)
16:50 - 17:00
Poster Pop Up #2
17:00 - 18:00
Poster Session #2
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9
09:00 - 09:20
J. Huang An ALMA survey of deuterium chemistry in protoplanetary discs (C)
09:20 - 09:40
M. Drozdovskaya Building ices in the midplanes of protoplanetary discs around embedded low-mass protostars (C)
SESSION 5: DISC DYNAMICS
09:40 - 10:10
G. Lesur Hydrodynamic models for instabilities and 3D disc shape (R)
10:10 - 10:30
C. Clarke A new analytic solution for thermally driven disc winds (C)
10:30 - 11:10
Coffee
11:10 - 11:35
G. Laibe Radial drift and vertical settling for observers (and others). (H)
11:35 - 11:55
K. Flaherty Weak Turbulence in the HD 163296 Protoplanetary Disc as Revealed by ALMA (C)
11:55 - 12:15
M. K. Lin Vortex and spiral instabilities in structured protoplanetary discs (C)
12:15 - 12:35
O. Gressel Global MHD disc dynamics with ohmic resistivity and ambipolar diffusion (C)
12:35 - 12:55
P. Loren-Aguilar Toroidal vortices and the conglomeration of dust into rings in protoplanetary discs (C)
12:55 - 14:30
Lunch
14:30 - 18:00
Excursions
19:00 - 22:00
Conference Dinner
THURSDAY, MARCH 10
09:00 - 10:30
Discussions Sessions (parallel)
  • (1) P. Pinilla - Structures of transition discs
  • (2) C. Brinch - Radiative transfer with LIME
  • (3) F. Meru - The role of self-gravitating discs: theory meets observations
10:30 - 11:10
Coffee
11:10 - 12:40
Discussions Sessions (parallel)
  • (4) A. Sicilia-Aguilar - Observing protoplanetary discs - bringing together the possibilities of current and near-future instrumentation
  • (5) J. Ilee - The next step: merging hydrodynamic, radiative transfer and chemical models of circumstellar discs
  • (6) D. Price - Dynamics of dust: directions for modellers
12:40 - 14:00
Lunch
14:00 - 14:25
Z. Zhu Disc shape defects (H)
14:25 - 14:45
A. Nordlund Modelling protoplanetary discs in a GMC context (C)
14:45 - 15:05
R. Teague Measuring the Turbulence in TW Hya (C)
15:05 - 15:25
N. Manger The dust distribution in turbulent protoplanetary discs - From 3D hydro and magneto hydro dynamical simulations to ALMA maps (C)
SESSION 6: THE DISC-PLANET CONNECTION
15:25 - 15:55
R. Nelson Planet formation and migration (R)
15:55 - 16:30
Coffee
16:30 - 16:55
S. J. Paardekooper Merging hydrodynamic models with radiative transfer (H)
16:55 - 17:15
H. Canovas A pile-up of large grains in the inner disc of the remarkable transition disc Sz 91 (C)
17:15 - 17:35
J. F. Gonzalez Self-induced dust traps: a robust path to planetesimal formation (C)
17:35 - 17:55
M. Kama The abundances of volatile and refractory elements in planet-forming material (C)
FRIDAY, MARCH 11
09:00 - 09:25
Discussion Session Reports
09:25 - 09:45
S. Kraus Studying the birth of exoplanetary systems: Concept studies for a Planet Formation Imager (C)
09:45 - 10:05
R. Alexander Assembling compact planetary systems (C)
10:05 - 10:25
R. Booth Dust growth and planetesimal formation in self-gravitating discs (C)
10:25 - 11:00
Coffee
11:00 - 11:20
A. Garufi The SPHERE view on the planet formation around HD100546 (C)
11:20 - 11:40
G. Dipierro On planet formation in HL Tau (C)
11:40 - 12:00
S. Sallum Imaging Protoplanets: Observing Transition Discs Using Non-Redundant Masking (C)
12:00 - 12:20
J. Teyssandier Growth of eccentric modes in disc-planet interactions (C)
12:20 - 12:30
Goodbye