Program

Sept. 28
8:30-9:30   Registration
9:30-10:00   Opening and Welcome (G.Zhao and P.E. Nissen)
Section 1. Formation and evolution of the Galaxy
Chairman: Martin Asplund  
10:00-10:30 Poul Erik Nissen An introductory review
10:30-11:10 Birgitta Nordstrom (Re)writing the history of the solar neighbourhood
11:10-11:30 Zhang Lan Chemical Compositions of Kinematically Selected Outer Halo Stars
11:30-11:50 Liu Shu Abundances of metal rich RR Lyrae stars
11:50-12:10 Li Ji The trends of abundance ratios [α/Fe] and [α/O] in disk and halo stars
(poster) Sun Jianan The metallicity gradient of the Galactic disk
12:00-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-18:00   Sightseeing Tour to Beijing Olympic Park
18:00   Banquet
Sept. 29
Section 2. [α/Fe] and other abundance ratios in stars
Chairman: Birgitta Nordstrom
9:00- 9:40 Poul Erik Nissen [α/Fe] in high-metallicity halo stars: Evidence of two Distinct populations
poster William J. Schuster Ages and kinematics of high-metallicity halo stars
9:40-10:20 Martin Asplund The oxygen abundances across the Galaxy: halo, bulge and disk
10:20-10:40   Coffee Break (take photo)
10:40-11:20  Wako Aoki Alpha-elements in dwarf spheroidal galaxies and the Galactic halo
11:20-11:40 Hou Jinliang Abundance patterns from the Milky Way and high-z absorption galaxies
11:40-12:00 Cui Wenyuan Investigation for the Enrichment Pattern of the Element Abundances in r+s Star HE0338-3945: A Special r-II Star?
12:00-14:00   Lunch Break
Section 3. [α/Fe] in stellar populations
Chairman:Hou Jinliang
14:00-14:40 Sara Lucatello Alpha-elements in Globular Clusters
14:40-15:00 Shi Jianrong Si abundance in nearby stars
15:00-15:20 Zhang Huawei Scandium abundance in metal-poor stars
15:20-15:40  Shen Zhixia The oxygen infrared triplet abundance
15:40-16:00   Coffee Break
16:00-16:20 Francesca Primas Light element abundances
16:20-16:40 Tan Kefeng Be and B abundances
16:40-17:00 Zhang Jiang  
18:00   Dinner
Sept. 30
Section4. Chinese astronomy and LAMOST spectroscopic survey
Chairman: Francesca Primas
9:00- 9:40 Zhao Gang Astronomy in China today
9:40-10:00 Wang Xiaobin Follow-up observation of exoplanet transit events in China
10:00-10:20 Chen Yuqin Stellar spectroscopic survey with LAMOST
10:20-10:40 Chen Li The disk survey with LAMOST
10:40-11:00   Coffee Break
Section5. Other spectroscopic surveys
Chairman: Johannes Andersen
11:00-11:20 Li Haining The metallicity distribution function of the Galactic Turn-off stars based on the Hamburg/ESO Survey
11:20-11:50 Martin C. Smith Using 6D phase-space to probe the structure of the halo: An analysis of the SDSS equatorial plane
11:50-12:10 Liang Yanchun Oxygen Abundances of a Large Sample of SDSS Galaxies and theMetallicity Calibrations
12:10-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-14:30 Carlo Morossi Kinematics and alpha-enhancement in the MW: analysis of G-K stars in the spectroscopic DR7-SDSS database
14:30-14:50 Mariagrazia Franchini Searching for alpha-enhanced stars in the MW: results from the spectroscopic DR7-SDSS database
14:50-15:10   Coffee Break
Section 6. Discussion of future projects
Chairman: Poul Erik Nissen
15:10-16:30 All Participants  
17:00-   Dinner
19:00-   End

 

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