POLARIZATION WORKSHOP - University of Montreal


Sunday May 14th

10:00 10:30 Coffee

10:30 10:50 Radio Polarization as a Method to Study the ISM

Richard Wielebinski (Max-Planck-Institut fur Radioastronomie)

10:50 11:10 High-frequency Observation of Polarization Features from the

Effelsberg Survey

Wolfgang Reich (Max-Planck-Institut fur Radioastronomie)

11:10 11:30 Polarization and Rotation Measures in the Southern Galactic Plane

Survey - part 1

John Dickey (University of Minnesota)

11:30 11:50: Polarization and Rotation Measures in the Southern Galactic Plane

Survey - part 2

Bryan Gaensler (Massachusetts Institute for Technology)

11:50 12:10 Uncovering the Galaxy's Magnetic Field using Rotation Measures of

Point Sources

Joanne Brown (University of Calgary)

12:10 14:00 Lunch

14:00 14:20 Measuring Structural Changes of Rotation Measure in the Galactic

Faraday Screen

Marta Peracaula (Universitat de Barcelona)

14:20 14:40 New Polarization Results from the CGPS

Buelent Uyaniker (DRAO)

14:40 15:00 Polarimetry at 408 MHz with the DRAO Synthesis Telescope

Andrew Gray (DRAO)

15:00 15:20 Modelling the Instrumental Polarization of the DRAO Synthesis

Telescope using Antenna Theory

Francois Cazzolato (Universite Laval)

15:20 16:00 Coffee

Technical discussions - Chair - Russ Taylor

16:00 17:00 Combining Single-Antenna and Synthesis Telescope Polarization Data

17:00 18:00 Adding Broad Structure to Effelsberg Polarization Observations