The purpose of these tables is to maintain a schedule of scientific talks and discussions relevant to your program.

This is the one wiki page that only coordinators can modify.
To suggest a topic, question, paper or person for a future seminar or coffee discussion, please use the nominations page.

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Week 1
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Jan19


MLK holiday

MLK holiday
Tue, Jan20
12
Aud
All participants
Intro session

Wed, Jan21
10
Common
All participants
Informal coffee


3:15
Common
All KITP
Informal coffee


3:45
Commons
Ruth Murray-Clay
Leave for
Xuening Bai's colloquium


4:00
Broida 3302
Xuening Bai
Protoplanetary Disks and Planet Formation: A Microphysical Perspective
abstract linked here

5pm
Common

Leave for Group Dinner at Beachside Bar & Cafe
Email Geoff Marcy gmarcy@berkeley.edu
if you plan to join
Thu, Jan 22
10
Aud
Leslie Rogers
Talks & Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
Informal coffee

Fri, Jan 23
10
Library
All participants
Coffee


3:15
Common
All KITP
Informal coffee








Week 2
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Jan26
12:15
Aud
David Stevenson
KITP Blackboard talk


2:00
SSR
All participants
New Arrivals Introductions & Group Discussion


5:00
Common
All KITP
KITP Wine & Cheese







Tue, Jan27
12:00
Aud
Daniel Fabrycky
Terrestrial and Sub-Neptune Exoplanetary Systems from Kepler







Wed, Jan28
10:00
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Jan 29
10:00
Aud
Mark Jellinek &
Jie Li
Links between the age, tectonic regime and climates of terrestrial planets: How truly weird is Earth? &
Ingredients for a habitable Earth: Tracing carbon and nitrogen through planet formation


2:00
Aud
Andy Gould
  • Microlensing Takes Off: Toward the Galactic Distribution of Planets


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Jan 30
10:00
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments



Week 3
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Feb 2






2pm
SSR
All participants
New Arrivals Introductions & Group Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Tue, Feb 3
12:00
Aud
Hilke Schlichting
Formation of Close in Planets







Wed, Feb 4
10:00
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of
Widespread mixing and burial of Earth’s Hadean crust by asteroid impacts
S. Marchi,W. F. Bottke,L. T. Elkins-Tanton,M. Bierhaus,K. Wuennemann,A. Morbidelli&D. A. Kring
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v511/n7511/full/nature13539.html


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Feb 5
10:00
Aud
Sean Raymond &
Rebekah Dawson
How do hot super-Earths (and mini-Neptunes) form? &
Implications of Exception Exoplanets


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Feb 6
10:00
Library
All participants
Coffee Discussion of:
Impact jetting as the origin of chondrulesBrandon C. Johnson,David A. Minton,H. J. Melosh& Maria T. Zuber
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v517/n7534/full/nature14105.html


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments



Week 4
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Feb 9
10am
Library
Whoever shows up
Informal/Social Coffee


2pm
SSR
All participants
New Arrivals Introductions & Group Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Tue, Feb 10
12
Aud
Jack Lissauer
Kepler & Planet Formation







Wed, Feb 11
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of F. E. DeMeo & B. Carry, Nature 505, 629–634 (30 January 2014)
Solar System evolution from compositional mapping of the asteroid belt, http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v505/n7485/full/nature12908.html


5:30
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Feb 12
10
Aud
Lindy Elkins-Tanton
How did Earth get its water?


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Feb 13
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of Lindy's talk and
A crystallizing dense magma ocean at the base of the Earth's mantle
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v450/n7171/abs/nature06355.html


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments


5ish
Goleta Beach Picnic Table
Whoever shows up
Pot luck


Week 5
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Feb 16
10am
Library
Whoever shows up
Informal/Social Coffee



















Tue, Feb 17
12
Aud
Qing-Zhu Yin &
Bill McDonough
Brief Introductions, followed by
Volatile element depletion in the inner Solar System &

Chronological constraints on early solar system processes







Wed, Feb 18
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of Giant Impacts (paper TBD from Sebastien Hamel)


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Feb 19
10
Aud
Razvan Caracas
The Earth pie: from equations of state to the internal structure


2
Aud
Wendy Panero
The effects of abundance ratios on rocky planet structure (GalArcheo talk)


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Feb 20
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of
"Photometric Amplitude Distribution of Stellar Rotation of Kepler KOIs-Indication for Spin-Orbit Alignment of Cool Stars and High Obliquity for Hot Stars" Mazeh et al.
Paper and Tutorial Slides


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments


5ish
Goleta Beach Picnic Table
Whoever shows up
Pot luck



Week 6
See Conference Schedule
Week 7
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Mar 2
10am
Library
Whoever shows up
Informal/Social Coffee


2pm
SSR
All participants
New Arrivals Introductions & Group Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Tue, Mar 3
12
Aud
Barbara Romanowicz
Earth, moon, Mars?: Seismology and the internal structure of planets







Wed, Mar 4
10
AUDITORIUM
All participants +
GalArcheo participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of
What would the EvoPlanets folks like the GalArcheo folks to measure/infer about stars?


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Mar 5
10
Aud
Adam Dziewonski
Two spatiotemporal scales of mantle dynamics; inference from tomography, history of subduction and true polar wander.


2:00
Aud
Scott Tremaine
Is statistical mechanics useful for describing galaxies and planetary systems


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Mar 6
10
SSR
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of Kepler-444


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments


5ish
Goleta Beach Picnic Table
Whoever shows up
Pot luck


Week 8
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Mar 9
10am
Library
Whoever shows up
Informal/Social Coffee


2pm
SSR
All participants
New Arrivals Introductions & Group Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Tue, Mar 10
10:30
Aud
Henri-Claude Nataf
Scaling laws for dynamos







Wed, Mar 11
10:30
Aud
All participants +
GalArcheo participants
Joint Coffee w/ GalArcheo group


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Mar 12
10
Aud
Diana Dragomir
The atmospheres of super-Earths and Earth-like exoplanets: what we know and future prospects


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Mar 13
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of TBD


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments


5ish
Goleta Beach Picnic Table
Whoever shows up
Pot luck


Week 9
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Mar 16
10am
Library
Whoever shows up
Detection of giant impacts


2pm
SSR
All participants
New Arrivals Introductions & Group Discussion


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Tue, Mar 17
12
Aud
Ruth Murray-Clay
Planetary Migration







Wed, Mar 18
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of TBD


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Mar 19
10
Aud
Dimitri Veras
Unveiling the bulk chemical composition and dynamical evolution of Earth-like planets through their endstates


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Fri, Mar 20
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of TBD


11:30
SSR
Nader Haghighipour
Formation of terrestrial planets in our solar system


3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments


5ish
Goleta Beach Picnic Table
Whoever shows up
Pot luck


Week 10
Time
Place*
Speaker
Title
Comments, Links,...
Mon, Mar 23
10am
Library
Whoever shows up
Informal/Social Coffee


noon
Aud
Daniel Fabrycky
KITP Blackboard Talk:
How theory plays the exoplanet game








3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments







Tue, Mar 24
12
Aud
All participants
Roundtable discussion of Projects at KITP







Wed, Mar 25
10
Library
All participants
Informal Coffee Discussion of TBD


TBD
Common

Leave for Group Dinner







Thu, Mar 26
3:15
Common
All KITP
KITP refreshments
LAST DAY OF THE
EVOPLANETS 15 PROGRAM



All participants
SUBMIT YOUR KITP ACTIVITY REPORT!

Fri, Mar 27




KITP closed -
University holiday
(spring break)

5ish
Goleta Beach Picnic Table
Whoever shows up
Pot luck


*Aud=Auditorium, SSR=Small Seminar Room, MSR=Main Seminar RoomFR=Founders' Room
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