5th ANNUAL CGPS SCIENCE MEETING: DRAFT PROGRAM

 

 

THURDAY 11 May

 

20:00 - Welcoming Reception: Room D- 400

Hosted by the Observatoire du Mont Megantic Research Centre

Wine, beer and snacks will be served.

 

FRIDAY 12 May

 

Status of the CGPS

 

9:00 - 9:15 Status of CGPS Observations

Tom Landecker (HIA)

 

9:15 - 9:30 Status of CGPS Data Processing

Russ Taylor (University of Calgary)

 

9:30 9:50 Visualisation Software

Richard Gooch (University of Calgary)

 

Science Sessions

 

9:50 - 10:10 The Isolated HII Region KR140

Charles Kerton (HIA)

 

10:10 10:30 NRAO655 A Nebula in the Galactic Outback

Tyler Foster (University of Alberta)

 

10:30 - 11:00 COFFEE

 

11:00 - 11:20 The Halpha Velocity Field in W4

Steve Godbout (Universite Laval)

 

11:20 - 11:40 Une Nouvelle Bulle Infrarouge pres du RSN G78.2+2.1

Serge Pineault (Universite Laval)

 

11:40 - 12:00 A Study of Triggered Star Formation with the CGPS

Jennifer Karr (University of Toronto)

 

12:00 12:20 New Results on an old Favourite: The Orion Nebula

Peter Martin (CITA)

 

12:20 - 14:00 LUNCH

 

14:00 - 14:20 Automatic Recognition of Expanding HI Shells

Sergey Maschenko (University of Montreal)

 

14:20 - 14:40 A large HI shell at an extreme velocity

Jeroen Stil (Queens University)

 

14:40 - 15:00 Arc of Darkness: A Nearby High Velocity Cold HI Structure

Lewis Knee (HIA)

 

15:00 15:20 An Unusual Galactic?/Extra-Galactic? HI Object in the Galactic Plane

Lloyd Higgs (HIA)

 

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE

 

16:00 - 16:20 The Outer Spiral Arm

Chris Brunt (HIA)

 

16:20 - 16:40 Supernova Remnants in the CGPS

Roland Kothes (HIA)

 

16:40 - 17:00 An Overview of CGPS Polarisation Results

Tom Landecker

 

 

 

FRIDAY EVENING - CGPS Management Committee Meeting

 

 

 

SATURDAY, 13 May

 

9:00 - 9:20 HI Self-Absorption: Latest Results

Steve Gibson (University of Calgary)

 

9:20 - 9:40 HI Self-Absorption in the SGPS

John Dickey (University of Minnesota)

 

9:40 - 10:00 Tracing the Diffuse Molecular Gas in the Galactic Plane

Kevin Douglas (University of Calgary)

 

10:00 - 10:20 The SGPS: HI Emission Structure

Naomi McClure-Griffiths (University of Minnesota)

 

10:20 - 11:00 COFFEE

 

11:00 - 11:20 The Southern Galactic Plane Survey - Overview

John Dickey (University of Minnesota)

 

11:20 - 11:40 The BU - FCRAO Galactic Ring Survey

Robert Simon (Boston University)

 

11:40 - 12:00 The Effelsberg 21cm Medium Latitude Survey

Wolfgang Reich (Max-Planck-Institute for Radio Astronomy)

 

12:00 - 14:00 LUNCH and Science Group Meetings

 

 

CGPS Phase II

 

14:00 - 14:20 The Global HI Conspiracy (CGPS/VGPS/SGPS)

Russ Taylor (University of Calgary)

 

14:20 - 14:40 Results of the Phase II High Latitude Pilot Observations

Russ Taylor (University of Calgary)

 

14:40 - 15:00 The Disk-Halo Connection - Science Drivers

Judith Irwin (Queens University)

 

15:00 - 15:20 Preliminary results from the Cepheus Clouds Pilot Survey

Lewis Knee (HIA)

 

15:20 - 15:40 COFFEE

 

15:40 - 17:00 Phase II Planning Session

 

CGPS meeting adjourns.

 

 

Polarisation Workshop begins Sunday 10:30 AM for coffee?