Workshop program

Here is the final program for the IRIS 4 Workshop. You can download a PDF version from here. Links to paper posters are at the bottom of the page.

NOTE: If you are presenting a talk or preparing a poster, please bear in mind the following instructions

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MONDAY, 18 MAY 2015

12:15

Shuttle bus picks up at Holiday Inn for ride to workshop. Lunch on your own in cafeteria.

13:00-

Registration open

14:00-14:05

Welcome/LOC information

Scott McIntosh

14:05-14:15

Status of IRIS

Bart De Pontieu

14:15-14:30

Planning Coordinated Observations with IRIS

Paul Boerner

14:30-15:00

Solar Flares: Unresolved Issues in the IRIS Era

Lyndsay Fletcher

15:00-15:15

Magnetic Energy Dissipation during the 2014 March 29 Flare: Consistent Measurements in the Transition Region and Corona with IRIS and AIA/SDO

Markus Aschwanden

15:15-15:30

Evaporation flows in a bright kernel of a X1.6 flare observed on 2014 October 22 by IRIS, Hinode, and RHESSI

Kyoung Sun Lee

15:30-16:00

Coffee break and poster viewing

16:00-18:00

Tutorial of Flare Simulations with RADYN

Joel Allred &
Adam Kowalski

18:30-20:30

18:45

Welcome Reception & BBQ

Group photo

20:45

Shuttle bus picks up at evening reception for return to Holiday Inn

 

 

TUESDAY, 19 MAY 2015

08:25

Shuttle bus picks up at Holiday Inn for ride to workshop

08:45-09:00

Chromospheric Evaporation and Plasma Dynamics of a Solar Flare from IRIS Observations

Alexander Kosovichev

09:00-09:15

Chromospheric Evaporation in an X1.0 Flare on 2014 March 29 Observed with IRIS and EIS

Ying Li

09:15-09:30

High cadence IRIS observations of evaporating flare ribbon sources

David Graham

09:30-09:45

Mg II h & k Line Emission Observed During a Solar Flare

Graham Kerr

09:45-10:00

Mg II lines during the X-class flare on 2014 March 29 observed by the Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph (IRIS)

Wenjuan Liu

10:00-10:15

Modeling the chromospheric emission of the 29 March 2014 X1.0 flare using radiative hydrodynamic simulations

Fatima Rubio da Costa

10:15-11:15

Coffee break and poster viewing

11:15-11:45

Chromospheric and Transition Region dynamics

Luc Rouppe van der Voort

11:45-12:00

Full Disk Variability of Mg II h

Donald Schmit

12:00-12:15

The Mg II triplet lines as a diagnostic for heating in the lower chromosphere

Tiago Pereira

12:15-12:30

The Chromosphere above the sunspot umbra as seen in the New Solar Telescope and Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph

Vasyl Yurchyshyn

12:30-12:45

DKIST Critical Science Plan

Mark Rast

12:45-14:00

Lunch break

14:00-15:15

Tutorial on IRIS data analysis

Tiago Pereira

15:15-15:30

Coffee break

15:30-17:30

Tutorial on IRIS data analysis

Tiago Pereira

17:45

Shuttle picks up at workshop for return to Holiday Inn

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 20 MAY 2015

08:25

Shuttle bus picks up at Holiday Inn for ride to workshop

08:45-09:15

Atmospheric dynamics/heating from coordinated IRIS/Hinode/ SDO observations

Joten Okamoto

09:15-09:30

Solar prominences with IRIS

Petr Heinzel

09:30-09:45

Prominence plasma and magnetic field structure - A coordinated observation with IRIS, Hinode and THEMIS

Peter Levens

09:45-10:00

Quiescent prominence threads observed by IRIS in the h & k doublet of Mg II and comparison with profiles from NLTE models

Jean-Claude Vial

10:00-10:15

IRIS Observations of Novel, Hybrid Prominence-Coronal Rain Complexes in Supra-arcade Fan Geometries

Wei Liu

10:15-11:30

Coffee break and poster viewing

11:30-11:45

An IRIS study of penumbral microjets

Gregal Vissers

11:45-12:00

IRIS observation of penumbral microjets in the chromosphere and their transition region counterpart

Yukio Katsukawa

12:00-12:15

UV Spectra, Bombs, and the Solar Atmosphere

Phil Judge

12:15-12:30

Recurrent jets observed by IRIS and SDO/AIA

Nai-Hwa Chen

12:30-14:00

Lunch break

14:00-15:15

Tutorial on Bifrost simulations

Boris Gudiksen & Juan Martinez-Sykora

15:15-15:30

Coffee break

15:30-17:30

Tutorial on Bifrost simulations

Boris Gudiksen & Juan Martinez-Sykora

17:45

Shuttle picks up at workshop for return to Holiday Inn

 

 

THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2015

08:25

Shuttle bus picks up at Holiday Inn for ride to workshop

8:45-09:15

Coronal science with IRIS

Paola Testa

09:15-09:30

Spectroscopic observation and modeling of a solar flare with IRIS and Hinode/EIS

Vanessa Polito

09:30-09:45

Largely shifted Fe XXI 1354.08 line in magnetic reconnection and chromospheric evaporation

Hui Tian

09:45-10:00

Probing 10 MK plasma with IRIS and SDO/AIA

Mark Cheung

10:00-10:15

Transition Region Dynamics and Density Measurements in a Well- Observed Flare

Jean-Pierre Wuelser

10:15-10:30

Spectroscopic observations of evolving flare ribbon substructure suggesting origin in current sheet waves

Sean Brannon

10:30-11:30

Coffee break and poster viewing

11:30-12:00

IRIS observations and simulation of explosive events in the transition region

Lijia Guo

12:00-12:15

Multi-Spacecraft Observations of A Transition Region Reconnection Event

Charles Kankelborg

12:15-12:30

Automatic event detection in search for inter-moss loops in IRIS Si IV slit-jaw images

Brian Fayock

12:30-14:00

Lunch break

14:00-15:15

Tutorial on Optically thick line formation and interpretation of IRIS observables

Mats Carlsson &
Jorrit Leenaarts

15:15-15:30

Coffee break

15:30-17:30

Tutorial Radiative Transfer

Mats Carlsson &
Jorrit Leenaarts

18:30-21:00

Conference dinner (drinks start at 18:00)

21:15

Shuttle picks up at conference dinner for return to Holiday Inn

 

 

FRIDAY, 22 MAY 2015

08:25

Shuttle bus picks up at Holiday Inn for ride to workshop

08:45-09:15

Chromospheric heating

Mats Carlsson

09:15-09:30

Pinning Down Coronal Heating Properties in the Presence of Non-Equilibrium Ionization

Stephen Bradshaw

09:30-09:45

Non-equilibrium ionization of abundant elements in Bifrost

Thomas Golding

09:45-10:00

Observations and simulations of non-equilibrium ionization effects on the Si IV 1402 angs to O IV 1401 angs ratio

Juan Martinez-Sykora

10:00-11:15

Coffee break and poster viewing

11:15-11:30

The formations of the O I 135.56 nm and the C I 135.58 nm lines and their potential diagnostics

Hsiao-Hsuan Lin

11:30-11:45

Driving Jets and Spicules with Alfven Waves: The Idea That Won't Go Away

Steve Cranmer

11:45-12:00

ALMA and IRIS - A combined new view of the solar chromosphere

Sven Wedemeyer

12:00

End of meeting

 

 

E-POSTER SCHEDULE


Monday, 18 MAY 2015

15:30-16:00

The IDL-Python Bridge and the the IDL IPython Kernel

Christopher Torrence (Exelis Visual Information Solutions)

 

 

TUESDAY, 19 MAY 2015

10:15-10:45

New Spectral Constraints from IRIS on Models of White-Light Flare Emission

Adam Kowalski

10:45-11:15

Observational study of Ca II K and Mg II h/k line formations in various solar conditions

Tomoko Kawate

 

 

WEDNESDAY, 20 MAY 2015

10:15-10:50

The Response of the Solar Chromosphere and Transition Region to a Coronal Rain Event

Hannah Kwak

10:50-11:25

Statistical Study of jets emanating from the periphery of Active Region

Sargam Mulay

 

 

THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2015

10:30-11:10

Physics of outflows near solar active regions

Daniel Price

11:00-11:30

IRIS Observations of “Propagating Coronal Disturbance'' (PCD) Footpoints

Scott McIntosh

 

 

FRIDAY, 22 MAY 2015

10:00-10:35

Radiative MHD Simulations of Formation and Dynamics of Internetwork Magnetic Field and Its Effects in the Solar Chromosphere

Irina Kitiashvili

10:35-11:10

Simultaneous IRIS and CRISP observations of the 2014 September 6 M-class flare

David Kuridze

 

 

Posters

Lakshmi Pradeep Chitta, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Gottingen, Germany

Bernhard Fleck, ESA

Petr Heinzel, Astronomical Institute, Czech Academy of Sciences

Sarah Jaeggli, Montana State University

Shunya Kono, University of Tokyo

Danny Ryan, Royal Observatory, Belgium

Hui Tian, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

Yeon-Han Kim, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute (KASI)

Jean-Pierre Wuelser, Lockheed Martin Solar & Astrophysics Laboratory