239th Meeting - American Astronomical Society - SOFIA
Event date
Salt Lake City (Salt Palace Convention Center)
Event Type

SOFIA science will be at the 239th meeting of the AAS January 9-13, 2022. This webpage lists all SOFIA-related events during the meeting. All times are Mountain Time. 

Splinter Session

Date: Monday, January 10, 2022
Title: Mid and Far-IR observations: leveraging science across the spectrum
Room: Meeting Room 250D
Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (Mountain Time)

Special Session

Date: Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Title: The extreme ISM in the inner 200 pc of the Galaxy
Room: Meeting Room 155A
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM (Mountain Time)


1. Shuo Zhang
Talk Title: Giant Molecular Clouds: Storytellers of the Galactic Center's History in the Past Few Hundred Years

2. Peter Schilke
Talk Title: Using Hydrides to determine the state of the ISM

3. Mark Morris
Talk Title: Probing the Remarkable Galactic Center Magnetic Field with HAWC+

4. Farah Yusef-Zadeh
Talk Title: An Abundance of Magnetized Radio Filaments in the Galactic Center Region

5. Andrew Harris
Talk Title: SOFIA -up GREAT imaging spectrocsopy of the [C II] 150um fine structure line of the SgrB region in the Galactic center'

6. Perry Hatchfield
Talk Title: What "IGNITES" Star Formation in the Central Molecular Zone? A Multi-wavelength exploration of early stages of star formation throughout the Galactic Center

SOFIA Town Hall

Date: Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Title:Town Hall
Room: Ballroom J
Time:6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (Mountain Time)


1. Margaret Meixner
2. B-G Andersson

SOFIA Exhibit Hall Booth

SOFIA staff will be available at our exhibit booth for discussion and Q&A. Be sure to visit.