School Programme

All sessions will be delivered online using Zoom. Links to the Zoom sessions will be distributed by email to registered participants in the run-up to the School.

 

Monday August 24

08.45 – 09.00: Welcome, Bill Chaplin (Birmingham)

09.00 – 10.30: Introduction to Plasma Physics, Tony Arber (Warwick)

10.30 – 11.00: Tea/Coffee

11.00 – 12.30: MHD: Introduction, Philippa Browning (Manchester)

12.30 – 14.00: Lunch

14.00 – 15.30: Solar Interior and Helioseismology, Bill Chaplin (Birmingham)

15.30 – 16.00: Tea/Coffee

16.00 – 17.30: The Solar-Stellar Connection, Anne-Marie Broomhall (Warwick)

19.00 – 21.00: Online Social and Quiz, hosted by Alexandra Dixon and Eddie Ross (Birmingham)

Tuesday August 25

09.00 – 10.30: MHD: Waves and instabilities, Alan Hood (St Andrews)

10.30 – 11.00: Tea/Coffee

11.00 – 12.30: Magnetic reconnection, Clare Parnell (St Andrews)

12.30 – 14.00: Lunch

14.00 – 15.30: How to be a Bayesian, Chris Moore (Birmingham)

15.30 – 16.00: Tea/Coffee

16.00 – 17.30: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Dave Armstrong (Warwick)

Wednesday August 26

09.00 – 10.30: Introduction to the Solar Atmosphere, David Jess (QUB)

10.30 – 11.00: Tea/Coffee

11.00 – 12.30: CMEs, the Solar Wind and the Heliosphere, Huw Morgan (Aberystwyth)

12.30 – 14.00: Lunch

14:00 – 15.30: Beyond the Solar System: Exoplanets, Amaury Triaud (Birmingham)

15.30 – 16.00: Tea/Coffee break

16.00 – 17.30: Solar Variability and Climate, Mat Owens (Reading)

Thursday August 27

09.00 – 10.30: The Magnetosphere, Claire Foullon (Exeter)

10.30 – 11.00: Tea/Coffee

11.00 – 12.30: The Ionosphere, Cathryn Mitchell (Bath)

12.30 – 14.00: Lunch break

14.00 – 15.30: Mesosphere and Thermosphere, Anasuya Aruliah (UCL)

15.30 – 15.40: Closing remarks, Bill Chaplin (Birmingham)