Planet Formation and Evolution 2011

Friday, October 12

Session VIII: Magnetic field in galaxies

09:00-09:40 K. Chyzy (Invited Talk) Magnetic properties of galaxies: from dwarf irregulars to mergers
09:40-10:05 R. Beck (Highlight Talk) Magnetic fields in spiral galaxies
10:05-10:25 V. Heesen Probing cosmic rays in nearby dwarf irregular galaxies using deep radio continuum polarimetry observation
10:25-10:45 M. Krause Magnetic fields and radio halos: as seen in edge-on galaxies
10:45-11:10 Coffee Break
11:10-11:50 A. Kepley (Invited Talk) The role of magnetic fields in dwarf galaxies
11:50-12:10 P. Kronberg New magnetic probes from galactic to intergalactic scales
12:10-12:30 J. Geisbuesch CGPS studies of the galactic magnetic field
12:30-14:00 LUNCH

Session IX: Star formation and feedback in primordial environment

14:00-14:40 N. Yoshida (Invited Talk) Physical processes in primordial star formation
14:40-15:00 G. Chiaki The low-mass star formation triggered by the early supernova explosions
15:00-15:20 K. Inayoshi Pulsational instability of rapidly accreting protostars during evolution toward supermassive black holes
15:20-15:40 A. Aykutalp The effects of X-ray irradiation on star formation and black hole growth in the early universe
15:40-16:30 Workshop summary and final discussion (Chair: F. Palla)

Thursday, October 11 back to the main programme