HAO 75TH ANNIVERSARY AGENDA

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Aug. 31

  Solar SuperstormsFiske Planetarium


 
Tuesday, Sept. 1 – Day 1 – Past

8:30

  Intro  [YouTube Video]

Scott McIntosh, Director, HAO/NCAR

8:45

  Welcome from AGS/NSF  [YouTube Video]

Paul Shepson, Division Director, Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences, NSF

9:00

  Lyot  [YouTube Video]

Oran (Dick) White, Retired, HAO/NCAR

9:30

  A Person [- al, -nel] History of HAO  [YouTube Video]

Andy Skumanich, Senior Scientist Emeritus, HAO/NCAR

10:05

  Chapter 2: Some Personal Recollections  [YouTube Video]

Bob MacQueen, Retired, HAO/NCAR

10:35

  Break

 

11:00

  Mauna Loa  [YouTube Video]

Richard Hansen, Retired, HAO/NCAR

11:30

  Upper Atmosphere Research at HAO  [YouTube Video]

Art Richmond, Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

12:00

  Lunch

H-alpha solar telescope viewing in front of CG1

1:15

  The Solar Cycle: Observations and Dynamo Modeling
  [YouTube Video]

Mausumi Dikpati, Scientist III, HAO.NCAR

1:45

  Every Planet is a Comet to a Space Physicist
  From Jupiter to Pluto
  [YouTube Video]

Fran Bagenal, Professor, Astrophysical & Planetary Sciences
LASP, CU Boulder

2:15

  Sunspot Modeling  [YouTube Video]

Matthias Rempel,Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

2:45

  Instrumentation from the Ground and Up  [YouTube Video]

  Favorite HAO Instruments 

Greg Card, Engineer III, HAO/NCAR

Alice Lecinski, Assoc. Scientist IV, HAO/NCAR

3:15

  Break

 

3:30

  Distinguished Scholar Talk: Remote Sensing of Solar
  Magnetism via Polarimetry
  [YouTube Video]

Bruce Lites, Senior Scientist Emeritus, HAO/NCAR

4:30

  Break

 

5:00

  HAO History: The Early Years  [YouTube Video]

Tom Bogdan, Former HAO Staff Member

6:00-8:00

  Reception

 

 
Wednesday, Sept. 2 – Day 2 – Present

8:30

  Overview of NCAR  [YouTube Video]

Jim Hurrell, Director, NCAR

8:45

  Sun-Earth Connections: Magnetism Across Time and Space
  [YouTube Video]

Sarah Gibson, Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

9:15

  Joys of Convection and Dynamos in Our Nearest Star
  [YouTube Video]

Juri Toomre, Professor, Astrophysical & Planetary Sciences, JILA, CU Boulder

9:45

  Solar Magnetism and Activity: Progress, Puzzles,
  and Prospects
  [YouTube Video]

Steven Cranmer, Associate Professor, CU Boulder

10:15

  Break

 

10:45

  Jack Eddy’s Study of the Maunder Minimum Inspires a Long
  Series of Satellite-Based Solar Irradiance Measurements
  [YouTube Video] 

Tom Woods, Associate Director Technical Divisions,
LASP, CU Boulder

11:15

  Sun and Earth‘s Climate  [YouTube Video]

Kevin Trenberth, Senior Scientist, NCAR

11:45

  DKIST Status and Plans  [YouTube Video]

Valentin Martinez Pillet, Director, NSO

12:15

  Lunch

H-alpha solar telescope viewing in front of CG1 

1:15

  Congressman Ed Perlmutter  [YouTube Video]

 

1:30

  The History and Future of Space Weather Forecasting
  [YouTube Video]

Tom Berger, Director, NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center

2:00

  Down to the Upper Atmosphere: When do the
  Models Arrive?
  [YouTube Video]

Stan Solomon, Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

2:30

  Satellite Drag:  When Human-made Projectiles Stay in Orbit
  and When They Don't
  [YouTube Video]

Delores Knipp, Research Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, CU Boulder

3:00

  Break

 

3:30

  The Space Weather Mission: Research to Applications
  [YouTube Video]

Terry Onsager, NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center

4:00

  The Great American Total Solar Eclipse of Aug. 21, 2017
  [YouTube Video]

Doug Duncan, Director of Astronomical Laboratories,
CU Boulder

4:30

  The National Space Weather Strategy

Bill Murtagh, Assistant Director for Space Weather, Office of Science and Technology Policy

5:00-6:15

  Reception

 

7:00-8:30

  Public Outreach Talk at Glenn Miller Ballroom
  [YouTube Video]

Dr. John Grunsfeld, Associate Administrator for the Science Mission Directorate, NASA

 
Thursday, Sept. 3 – Day 3 – Future

8:25

  Introduction

Scott McIntosh, Director HAO/NCAR

8:30

  Living with a Star  [YouTube Video]

Ryan McGranaghan, PhD Candidate, CU Boulder

9:00

  The Science of CoSMO  [YouTube Video]

Sarah Gibson, Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

9:30

  The Coming Renaissance of Inner Heliosphere
  Observations from Solar Orbiter and Solar Probe

  [YouTube Video]

Sue Lepri, Associate Professor, Atmospheric, Oceanic & Space Sciences, Univ. Michigan

10:00

  Break

 

10:15

  Coronascope: Back to the Future  [YouTube Video]

Michael Knölker, Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

10:25

  CSAC: Building Capability for Next Generation
  Observatories
  [YouTube Video]

Rebecca Centeno-Elliott, Project Scientist II, HOA/NCAR

10:50

  All Atmospheric Things Considered: Whole Atmosphere
  Community Climate Model Extended to the Exobase

  [YouTube Video]

Hanli Liu, Senior Scientist, HAO/NCAR

11:15

  Using Small Satellites to Answer Big Questions in
  Solar-Terrestrial Science
  [YouTube Video]

Lara Waldrop, Assistant Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Univ. Illinois

11:45

  Break

 

12:00

  Panel Discussion: Building Capability

 

12:30

  HAO: Forward  [YouTube Video]

Scott McIntosh, Director, HAO/NCAR

1:00-4:00

  NSO Open House