239th Meeting - American Astronomical Society - SOFIA
Event date
-
Location
Online
Event Type
Meeting

Following the cancellation of the AAS Winter meeting, we encourage the community to connect  - virtually - to our program of SOFIA virtual events, which includes informational webinars, science talks and programmatic presentations. All events are free, no registration needed.

 

AAS 239 Press Conferences

Date: Monday, January 10, 2022

Time: 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM (Mountain Time)

Recent extra-galactic SOFIA results will be included in this press conference hosted by AAS.

A Map of the Molecular Ring and Arms of a Spiral Galaxy
Jessica Sutter (Universities Space Research Association)

Press Release
AAS Briefing Video

 

SOFIA Open Calls for Proposals: what you need to know

Date: Monday, January 10, 2022

Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (Mountain Time)

Presenter(s)
1. Arielle Moullet, SOFIA/USRA

Webinar slides (pdf)

 

SOFIA Town Hall

Date: Monday, January 10, 2022

Time: 11:00 AM -12:00 PM (Mountain Time)

Presenter(s)
1. Margaret Meixner, SOFIA/USRA

Town Hall presentation slides (pdf)

 

Special Session: The extreme ISM in the inner 200 pc of the Galaxy

Date: Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM (Mountain Time)

Watch Shuo Zhang (Bard College) video using this link

Watch Mark Morris (UCLA) video using this link

Watch Perry Hatchfield (University of Connecticut) video using this link

Watch Farhad Yusef-Zadeh (Northwestern) video using this link

Watch Andrew Harris (University of Maryland) video using this link

Watch Peter Schilke (University of Cologne) video using this link

 

Best SOFIA Thesis: The formation and dispersal of dense gas in star forming regions

Date: Thursday, January 13, 2022

Time: 9:00 AM - 09:30 AM (Mountain Time)

Presenter(s)
1. Lars Bonne, SOFIA/USRA

Watch Best SOFIA Thesis: Lars Bonne, SOFIA/USRA, video using this link

 

Best SOFIA Paper: The Magnetic Field Across The Molecular Warped Disk of Centaurus A

Date: Thursday, January 13, 2022

Time: 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM (Mountain Time)

Presenter(s)
1. Enrique Lopez Rodriguez, Stanford

Watch Best SOFIA Paper: Enrique Lopez Rodriguez, Stanford, video using this link