May 22 - 26, 2017
Vietri sul Mare, Italy

2ndAdvanced School on Exoplanetary Science

Astrophysics of Exoplanetary Atmospheres

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Astrophysics of Exoplanetary Atmospheres

The 2nd Advanced School on Exoplanetary Science will be held at the International Institute for Advanced Scientific Studies (IIASS) in Vietri sul Mare (Salerno), Italy from 22 to 26 May, 2017. The School - taking place in the enchanting Amalfi Coast - is aimed to provide a comprehensive, state-of-the-art picture of a variety of relevant aspects of the fast-developing, highly interdisciplinary field of Exoplanet research. The Lecture topics of the 2nd year of School will be focused on the atmospheres of exoplanets. The Lectures will be delivered by four senior researchers to an audience of graduate students, Ph.D. students and young post-docs.

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The Lecture Notes of the 2nd Advanced School on Exoplanetary Science will be published by Springer in its Astrophysics and Space Science Library series. A copy of the book will be given to each participant.



Lecture Notes of the 1st Advanced School on Exoplanetary Science


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TOPICS

Observational techniques

Transmission and emission spectra, high resolution cross-correlation spectra, direct spectra

Theoretical models

Chemical compositions, physical processes and dynamics of exoplanetary atmospheres

Molecular spectroscopy

Fundamentals of the molecular spectroscopy of exoplanets: laboratory astrophysics for aiding in the understanding of exoplanetary atmospheres

Solar system atmospheres

Atmospheres of planets in the Solar system and general physical principles governing atmospheric systems

Lecturers

The School is open to graduate students and young post-doctoral researchers, and offers the fascinating possibility to interact with world-class experts engaged in different areas of planetary atmospheres.

Program (preliminary)

The school format will include 7 hours of lectures for each topic, one afternoon training session with exercises to be worked out by the participants, and a selection of short presentations by School participants on their specific research.

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09:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #1

By Jonathan Fortney

TBA

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10:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #1

By David Sing

TBA

11:00 am

Coffee break

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11:30 am Seminar room

Lecture #1

By Johnathan Tennyson

TBA

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch and free time

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2:30 pm Seminar room

Contribution #1 and #2

TBA

TBA

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3:00 pm Seminar room

Lecture #1

By Davide Grassi

Fundamentals of atmospheric physics

4:00 pm

Coffee break

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4:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #2

By Jonathan Fortney

TBA

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5:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #2

By David Sing

TBA

7:30 pm

Dinner and free time

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09:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #2

By Johnathan Tennyson

TBA

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10:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #2

By Davide Grassi

Chemical and phase changes in atmospheres

11:00 am

Coffee break

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11:30 am Seminar room

Lecture #3

By Johnathan Fortney

TBA

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch and free time

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2:30 pm Seminar room

Contribution #3 and #4

TBA

TBA

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3:00 pm Seminar room

Lecture #3

By David Sing

TBA

4:00 pm

Coffee break

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4:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #3

By Jonathan Tennyson

TBA

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5:30 pm Seminar room

Elements of meteorology

By Davide Grassi

TBA

7:30 pm

Dinner and free time

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08:30 am Seminar room

Lecture #4

By David Sing

TBA

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09:30 am Seminar room

Lecture #4

By Jonathan Fortney

TBA

10:30 am

Coffee break

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11:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #4

By Davide Grassi

Atmospheres of terrestrial planets: Venus

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12:00 pm Seminar room

Lecture #4

By Jonathan Tennyson

TBA

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch

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3:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Tour of the Amalfi Coast

7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Social dinner

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09:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #5

By Davide Grassi

Atmospheres of terrestrial planets: Mars

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10:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #5

By Jonathan Tennyson

TBA

11:00 am

Coffee break

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11:30 am Seminar room

Lecture #5

By David Sing

TBA

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch and free time

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2:30 pm Seminar room

Contribution #5 and #6

TBA

TBA

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3:00 pm Seminar room

Lecture #5

By Jonathan Fortney

TBA

4:00 pm

Coffee break

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4:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #6

Atmospheres of Gas Giants

TBA

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5:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #6

By Jonathan Tennyson

TBA

7:30 pm

Dinner and free time

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09:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #6

By Johnathan Fortney

TBA

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10:00 am Seminar room

Lecture #6

By David Sing

TBA

11:00 am

Coffee break

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11:30 am Seminar room

Lecture #7

By Johnathan Tennyson

TBA

12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch and free time

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2:30 pm Seminar room

Contribution #7 and #8

TBA

TBA

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3:00 pm Seminar room

Lecture #7

By Davide Grassi

Atmospheres of Icy Giants and icy satellites

4:00 pm

Coffee break

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4:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #7

By Jonathan Fortney

TBA

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5:30 pm Seminar room

Lecture #7

By David Sing

TBA

7:30 pm

Dinner and free time

Registration

The School is open to underdraduated, graduate students and young Post-doc researchers. The registration fee is € 320 (Euro), and includes a copy of the Proceedings, conference kit, coffee breaks and social dinner. Registration will open on October 10, 2016.
PLEASE, REGISTER BY FILLING IN THE ON-LINE FORM ON THE RIGHT-HAND PANEL
The Registration Fee must be settled no later than March 1, 2017, with bank transfer to:
Name of Bank: Banca FIDEURAM
Account Holder: Istituto Internazionale per gli Alti Studi Scientifici (IIASS)
IBAN: IT02 F032 9601 6010 0006 6131 328
BIC: FIBKITMM
Please indicate your name in the REASON for payment.

Registration is closed

All participants are allowed and encouraged to bring a poster.

A limited number of participants will have the opportunity to present an oral contribution. If you are interested in doing this, please, send an explicit request to the organisers (ases2@mpia.de), together with your CV, title and abstract of your contribution.

Deadline: April 15, 2017



Grant applications are no longer possible.






Venue

The school will take place at the International Institute for Advanced Scientific Studies (IIASS)
Via G. Pellegrino, 19
84019 - Vietri sul Mare (Sa) Italy
webpage: www.iiassvietri.it
e-mail: segreteria@iiassvietri.it
Tel. +39 089 761 167 - Fax. +39 089 761 189

Social events

Wednesday, May 24 - Tour of the Amalfi coast and social dinner (free).
Sunday, May 21 - Visit of Pompeii archeological site. From 9:00am to 5:00pm. Cost: 40 €. The cost includes the transfer from the hotel to Pompeii (and vice versa), the entrance ticket, and a professional guide. If you are interested to participate, please, contact the organisers (ases2@mpia.de).
Saturday, May 27 - Hiking on the Path of the Gods. From 9:00am to 6:00pm. Transfer from the hotel to Agerola (starting point of the trail) - hiking on the path of the Gods from Agerola to Nocelle (roughly 3 hr) - going downstairs to Positano - visit of Positano and swimming - return to Salerno by ferry. Cost: 35 €. The cost includes the transfer from the hotel to Agerola and the price of the ticket of the ferry. If you are interested to participate, please, contact the organisers (ases2@mpia.de).

Accommodation

For your stay, we recommend

Hotel La Lucertola

Via C. Colombo, 29
84019 - Vietri sul Mare (Sa)
webpage: www.hotellalucertola.it
e-mail: info@hotellalucertola.it
Tel. +39 089 210 255 - Fax. +39 089 210 223
The hotel is 10 min walk from the IIASS Institute and all the rooms have a panoramic view on the sea.

The arranged price (VAT included) per night, in shared double room and full board is € 90,00.
The arranged price (VAT included) per night, in single room and full board is € 110,00.

The full-board accommodation includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and beverages.

Please, in order to book your stay, fill out the Hotel Reservation Form and return it by email to both the Hotel (info@hotellalucertola.it) and the organisers (ases2@mpia.de).
Accommodation form


Getting there

By air:

The best way to arrive in Vietri sul Mare is from the airport of Naples. On Sunday, May 21, two shuttles will be organised from the airport of Naples to Vietri sul Mare. The shuttles will depart at the following times: 12:00 and 17:00. The confirmation of the timetable and the meeting point will be communicated to the participants. If you miss one of the shuttlel or if you want to come and leave at your time, please follow the information on the right-hand panel.

Another way to arrive in Vietri sul Mare is from the airport of Rome. Read information below.

Route A

A1) Land at Rome Airport Fiumicino (FCO).
A2) From the Railway Station of the Airport (see map), catch a train to Rome Railway Station (Leonardo Express).
A3) From Rome Railway Station, catch a train to Salerno Railway Station (TRENITALIA).
A4) From Salerno Railway Station catch CSTP bus n. 4 or n. 9 to Vietri (tickets cost € 1,10 at authorized retailers). Then 15m downhill walk to arrive at the Hotel La Lucertola. See this google map.


By train:

Arrive at the Salerno Railway Station and then follow A4

Links:

Rome Airport Fiumicino (FCO)
Naples Airport Capodichino (NAP)
Bus connections map to/from Naples airport
Alibus Naples-Airport Bus Company
Naples Railway Station
CSTP Salerno Bus Company
UNICO Campania
TRENITALIA






From Naples Airport Capodichino to Vietri sul Mare follow Route B, Route C or Route D.

Route B (only weekdays)

B1) Land at Naples Airport Capodichino (NAP)
B2) Catch the BUONOTOURIST bus from the bus terminal, in front of Arrival exit (see map), to Salerno (Bus Terminal, Via Vinciprova). You can buy tickets on board. Departure times are: 09:15 and 13:30.
B3) From the bus stop in Via Vinciprova, catch CSTP bus n. 4 or n. 9 to Vietri (tickets cost € 1,10 at authorized retailers). Then 15m downhill walk to arrive at the Hotel La Lucertola. See this google map.

Route C (only weekdays)

C1) Land at Naples Airport Capodichino (NAP)
C2) Catch the SITA bus from the bus terminal, in front of Arrival exit (see map), to Salerno (Bus Terminal, Via Vinciprova). You can buy tickets on board. Departure times are: 08:45 and 16:00. Tickets cost € 4,30 at authorized retailers - no surcharge for purchases on board. Then follow B3.

Route D

D1) Land at Naples Airport Capodichino (NAP)
D2) Catch the Alibus bus from the bus terminal, in front of Arrival exit (see map), to Naples Railway Station. You can buy tickets on board. Tickets cost € 4,00 at authorized retailers - no surcharge for purchases on board.
D3) From Naples Railway Station catch a train to Salerno Railway Station
D4) From Salerno Railway Station catch CSTP bus n. 4 or n. 9 to Vietri (tickets cost € 1,10 at authorized retailers). Then 15m downhill walk to arrive at the Hotel La Lucertola. See this google map.



Participants

Registered

Giulio F. Aldi University of Salerno Italy
Eleonora Alei University of Padua / INAF-OAPD Italy
Romain Allart University of Geneva Switzerland
Theodoros Anagnos Zentrum für Astronomie der Universität Heidelberg Germany
Giuliano Antoniciello University of Turin Italy
Jacob Arcangeli API, University of Amsterdam Netherlands
Ruben Asensio-Torres Stockholm University Sweden
Sasha Banjac University of Kiel Germany
Domenico Barbato INAF - Astrophysical Observatory of Turin Italy
Oscar I. Barragán Villanueva University of Turin Italy
Claire Baxter Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy Netherlands
Jasmina Blecic New York University of Abu Dhabi UAE
Sally Blumenthal University of Exeter UK
Aldo S. Bonomo INAF - Astrophysical Observatory of Turin Italy
Samantha B. Brown Sevilla University of Innsbruck Austria
Lorenzo Cabona University of Insubria, Como Italy
Per Calissendorff Stockholm University Sweden
Ilaria Carleo University of Padua / INAF-OAPD Italy
Núria Casasayas Barris Instituto de Astrofísica de Canarias Spain
Ashley Chontos Institute for Astronomy, University of Hawaii USA
Valentin Christiaens Universidad de Chile / Université de Liège Chile
Guido Davoli University of Bologna Italy
Marco Domingues UFRJ Brazil
Simon Eriksson Stockholm University Sweden
Lauren Flor Universidad de Guanajuato Mexico
Antonio Garrido Rubio INAF - OAPA Italy
Ehsan Gharib-Nezhad Arizona State University USA
Desmond Helmut Grossmann University of Graz Austria
Andrea Guzman Mesa Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree, Innsbruck Austria
Tyler Heintz Westminster College of Pennsylvania USA
Konstantin Herbst Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel Germany
Antonella L. Iannella University of Salerno Italy
Hiroyuki Ishikawa SOKENDAI/NAOJ Japan
Tina Hilbig University of Bremen Germany
Ava Hoagg Westminster College of Pennsylvania USA
Saeed Hojjatpanah Centre for Astrophysics of the University of Porto Portugal
Matthew Hooton Queen's University Belfast UK
Jeff Jennings Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich Germany
Yui Kawashima University of Tokyo Japan
Kiyoe Kawauchi Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
Erika Kohler NASA Goddard SFC USA
Manuel Lampón González-Albo Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (IAA-CSIC) Spain
Baptiste Lavie Geneva Observatory Switzerland
Cecilia Lazzoni INAF - OAPD Italy
Jubin Lirawi University of Kiel Germany
John Livingston University of Tokyo Japan
Jessica Luna University of Texas at Austin USA
Felix Mackebrandt Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research Germany
Paolo Gennaro Madonia Sapienza - University of Rome Italy
Marjan Mahaki Kharazmi University Iran
Erin May University of Michigan USA
Stephanie Merritt Queen's University Belfast UK
Erick Meza LESIA - Observatoire de Paris France
Romina G. Miculan IALP - CONICET Argentina
Karan Molaverdikhani Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg Germany
Jake Morgan University of Manchester UK
Annelies Mortier University of St Andrews UK
Arianna Musso Barcucci Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg Germany
Maryam Nemati Astronomical Society of Iran Iran
Göran Pilbratt European Space Agency Netherlands
Anna Julia Poser Universität Rostock Germany
Liam Raynard University of Leicester UK
Francisco Rendon Universidad de Guanajuato Mexico
Jessica Roberts University of Colorado - Boulder USA
Julia Roquette Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais Brazil
Gaetano Scandariato INAF OACt Italy
Vanessa Schmidt Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Germany
Elyar Sedaghati DLR, Berlin Germany
Luisa Maria Serrano Centre for Astrophysics of the University of Porto Portugal
Daniela Sicilia University of Padua Italy
Vikash Singh INAF - Osservatorio Astrofisico di Catania Italy
Jessica Spake University of Exeter UK
Steffen Städt DLR Germany
Miles Timpe University of Zurich Switzerland
Brian Thorsbro Lund University Sweden
Bethany Tirrell Kutztown University of Pennsylvania USA
Shang-Min Tsai University of Bern Switzerland
Taichi Uyama University of Tokyo Japan
Gwenael Van Looveren Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Belgium
Daniele Vassallo INAF-OAPD/UNIPD Italy
Allona Vazan Astronomy Institute Anton Pannekoek, University of Amsterdam Netherlands
Tiffany Visgaits Kutztown University of Pennsylvania USA
Robert Wells Queen's University Belfast UK
Mo Yang Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris France
Andrea Zannoni Università degli Studi di Milano Italy
Jinjin Zhao GEOPS, University Paris-Sud France
Alice Zurlo Universidad de Chile Chile


Our Sponsors

The 2nd Advanced School on Exoplanetary Science is sponsored by

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Organisers

The event is organised by

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Valerio Bozza
Department of Physics, University of Salerno, Italy
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Luigi Mancini
Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Germany
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Alessandro Sozzetti
INAF - Astrophysical Observatory of Turin, Italy

Previous Lecturers

Lecturers of the previous editions of the Advanced School on Exoplanetary Science

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Artie P. Hatzes
Thuringian State Observatory, Germany
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Andrew Collier Cameron
University of St Andrews, UK
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Andrew Gould
Ohio State University, USA
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Riccardo Claudi
INAF - Astronomical Observatory of Padova, Italy