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Hubble's 25th Anniversary Symposium
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SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

MONDAY, April 20, 2015

08:00 - 08:45 Registration (STScI Rear Lobby)
INTRODUCTION
08:45 - 09:00 Welcome: Kathy Flanagan, STScI Interim Director
Chair: Heidi Hammel SESSION 1
09:00 - 09:30 Laurent Lamy - Planetary Ultraviolet Aurorae: The Legacy of Hubble
09:30 - 10:00 Melissa McGrath - Solar System Satellites
10:00 - 10:30 Lorenz Roth - Probing the Neutral Environment of Jupiter’s Moons with Hubble: Detection of Water Vapor at Europa
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:15 Cecile Gry - The Diffuse Cloud Surrounding the Sun: Peculiarities of an Interstellar Cloud Explored from Within
11:15 - 11:45 Amy Simon - Probing Giant Planet Atmospheres with Hubble
11:45 - 12:15 Wesley Fraser - The Binarity, Compositions (and a Few Sizes) of Kuiper Belt Objects: Revealing the Solar System’s Formation
12:15 - 02:15 Lunch/Poster Session - Glass Pavilion
Chair: Karl Stapelfeldt SESSION 2
02:15 - 02:45 Drake Deming - Water in Exoplanetary Atmospheres
02:45 - 03:15 Heather Knutson - Atmospheres of Extrasolar Planets in the Super-Earth Era
03:15 - 03:30 Jacob Bean  - Exoplanets in HD
03:30 - 04:00 PM Coffee Break
04:00 - 04:30 Boris Gaensicke - Planetary Systems Around White Dwarfs
04:30 - 05:00 John Johnson - Hot On the Trail of Warm Planets Orbiting Cool Stars
05:00 - 05:30 Daniel Apai - Extrasolar Storms: Cloud Physics and Atmospheric Dynamics in Brown Dwarfs and Exoplanets

TUESDAY, April 21, 2015

Chair: Monica Tosi SESSION 3
09:00 - 09:30 Selma De Mink - Hubble and the Most Massive Stars
09:30 - 10:00 Nathan Smith - Luminous Blue Variables and Their Environments
10:00 - 10:15 Martin Barstow - Testing the White Dwarf Mass-Radius Relation with HST Observations of Sirius-Type Binaries
10:15 - 10:30 L. Clifton Johnson - Resolving Star Cluster Formation and Dissolution in M31: Results from HST and PHAT
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:15 Jason Kalirai - Ultra-Deep Imaging of the SMC: The IMF at M < 1 Msun
11:15 - 11:45 Rupali Chandar - Understanding the Life Cycle of Star Clusters: The HST Era and Beyond
11:45 - 12:00 Eileen Meyer - The New Proper Motions Frontier: Recent Discoveries on AGN Jets with HST
12:00 - 02:00 Lunch/Poster Session - Glass Pavilion
02:00 - 02:30 Saul Perlmutter - Studying Dark Energy with Precision Supernova Measurements, from the Ground and from Space
02:30 - 03:00 Nitya Kallivayalil - Milky Way Halo Kinematics
Chair: Andy Fruchter SESSION 4
03:00 - 03:30 Gisella De Rosa - Probing AGN Structure on Microarcsecond Scales: The Space Telescope and Optical Reverberation Mapping
03:30 - 04:00 Steve Rodney - A New Lens for Hubble: Highly Magnified and Multiply-Imaged Transients
04:00 - 04:30 PM Coffee Break
04:30 - 05:00 Adam Riess - Expansion of the Universe Seen By Hubble
05:00 - 05:30 Ryan Foley -  Supernova Progenitors & Explosions
05:30 - 06:00 Avishay Gal-Yam - Superluminous Supernovae
06:00 - 06:30 Andrew Levan - Going Out With a Bang: HSTs Contribution to Gamma-Ray Bursts

WEDNESDAY, April 22, 2015

Chair: Annette Ferguson SESSION 5
09:00 - 09:30 Daniela Calzetti - Local Galaxies: What Next?
09:30 - 10:00 Sanchayeeta Borthakur - Escape of Ionizing Radiation from Low-z Starburst Galaxies
10:00 - 10:30 Mary Putman - Gas Flows in the Largest Dark Matter Halos
10:30 - 11:00 AM Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:15 Andrew Fox - A Tail of Two Galaxies: Hubble Pinpoints the Origin of the Magellanic Stream
11:15 - 11:45 Todd Tripp - Twenty-five Years of QSO Absorption Studies with HST: A Windfall of Missing Baryons, Gastrophysical Diagnostics, and Puzzles
11:45 - 12:15 Jessica Werk - Where Accretion Meets Feedback: HST/COS Observations Reveal Massive Stores of Gas in Galaxy Halos
12:15 - 02:30 Lunch/Poster Session - Glass Pavilion
Chair: Fabio Favata SESSION 6
02:30 - 03:00 Rachel Somerville - What We Have Learned about the Physics of Galaxy Formation from HST
03:00 - 03:30 Tommaso Treu - The Grism-Lens Amplified Survey from Space (GLASS): Dissecting Reionization, z~2 Galaxies, and Dense Environments
03:30 - 04:00 PM Coffee Break
04:00 - 04:30 Jennifer Lotz - The Frontier Fields and Beyond
04:30 - 05:00 Kate Whitaker -  Tracing the Cosmic Shutdown of Star Formation with CANDELS/3D-HST
05:00 - 05:30 Marusa Bradac -CLASH and Beyond: Pushing the Frontiers of Galaxy Formation with HST, Spitzer, and Cosmic Telescopes
06:30 - 07:30 Special Talk: Marc Postman - The Future of UVOIR Space Astronomy: Unveiling the Universe in High-Definition

THURSDAY, April 23, 2015

Chair: Garth Illingworth SESSION 7
09:00 - 09:30 Steve Finkelstein - Our First Look Into Galaxy Formation with Hubble
09:30 - 09:45 David Harvey - Astronomical Particle Colliders
09:45 - 10:00 Mireia Montes - The Ghost Light of Abell 2744
10:00 - 10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 - 10:45 Mathilde Jauzac - Hubble Frontier Fields: A New Era for Gravitational Lensing
10:45 - 11:15 Ivelina Momcheva - Results from the 3D-HST Survey
11:15 - 11:45 Pascal Oesch - Galaxy Build-up at Cosmic Dawn: Hubble's Lasting Legacy
11:45 - 12:00 Closing Remarks
12:00 - 01:15 Lunch - Glass Pavilion
1:15 - 01:30 Group Photo - Glass Pavilion