8 / GAIA DPAC CU5 MEETING

14 – 17 October 2019        Send to printer


Conference organizers

Lovro Palaversa, Ruđer Bošković Institute Zagreb, Croatia
Dafydd W. Evans, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Francesca de Angeli, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom


Conference description:

A meeting of the Gaia Data Processing and Analysis Consortium Coordination Unit 5 will be held in the anticipation of the upcoming releases of the data from the European Space Agency’s Gaia spacecraft. Gaia is an ESA cornerstone mission providing precise positions, parallaxes and motions for roughly 1.5 billion stars in the Milky Way, with the aim of providing the data upon which the most precise model of the Galaxy will be buitl. The topics covered during the meeting will be focused on calibration and validation of the photometry from the Gaia spacecraft.


Conference lecturers

Carla Cacciari, INAF-OAS Bologna, Italy
Nikolas Rowell, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Gemy Gilmore, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Dafydd W. Evans, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Patrick W Burgess, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Marco Riello, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Francesca de Angeli, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Elena Pancino, INAF - Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory, Firenze, Italy
Simon Hodgkin, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Claus Fabricius, University of Barcelona, Spain
Giorgia Busso, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Michael Davidson, University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Lovro Palaversa, Ruđer Bošković Institute Zagreb, Croatia
Gracia Gonzalo, University of Heidelberg, Spain
Timo Prusti, Europian Space Agency, Netherlands
Jose Hernandes, European Space Agency, Spain
Fiore de Luise, Italian National Institute for Astrophysics, Italy
Michael Weiler, University of Barcelona, Spain
Marco Castellani, INAF - Observatory of Rome, Italy
David Teyssier, European Space Agency, Spain
Antonella Vallenari, INAF-OAS Padova, Italy
Diana Harrison, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Nikolas Walton, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Nami Mowlavi, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Josep Manel Carrasco, University of Barcelona, Spain
Rene Andrae, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Germany
Floor van Leeuwen, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Nicoletta Sanna, INAF - Observatory of Arcetri, Italy
Paolo Montegriffo, INAF-OAS Bologna, Italy


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