2020 Heliophysics Summer School Schedule

6 - 17 July 2020

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic the 2020 Heliophysics Summer School will be held in a virtual format.

Monday, July 6
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:50 am

Introductions

Amitava Bhattacharjee and Nicholas Gross
8:50 am to 9:00 am

Break

9:00 am to 9:50 am

Space Weather and its Impacts on Society

Bill Murtagh
9:50 am to 10:00 am

Break

10:00 am to 10:50 am

Space Weather and its Impacts on Society cont...

Bill Murtagh
10:50 am to 11:00 am

Break

11:00 am to 11:20 am

Plans and Logistics for the School

12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Lab 1: Expert Groups by Timezone*

Asynchronous Groups
Tuesday, July 7
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Lab 1: Expert Group Summary

Nicholas Gross
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Lab 1: Jigsaw Groups

Nicholas Gross
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

Lab 1: Jigsaw Groups

Nicholas Gross
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

Lab 1: Wrap Up and Instructions for Video Lectures and Group Work

Nicholas Gross
12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Review Video Lectures and Activity Discussion*

Slides: Why does the Sun have a Corona and Wind?

Slides: Solar Flares

Asynchronous Groups
Wednesday, July 8
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Solar Wind Activity Discussion

Dana Longcope and Nicholas Gross
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Heliophysics Core Lecture Review: Why does the Sun have a Corona and Wind?

Dana Longcope
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

Solar Flares

Dana Longcope
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

Solar Flares Cont...

Dana Longcope
12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Lab 2: Global Structure of the Solar Wind (Part 1)*

Asynchronous Groups
Thursday, July 9
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Lab 2: Global Structure of the Solar Wind (Part 2)

Nicholas Gross
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Lab 2: Global Structure of the Solar Wind (Part 2) Cont...

Nicholas Gross
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

CME's And Transients

Jiong Qiu
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

CME's and Transients Cont...

Jiong Qiu
12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Review:

Asynchronous Groups
Friday, July 10
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Particle Energization

Amitava Bhattacharjee
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Particle Energization Cont...

Amitava Bhattacharjee
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:50 am

Karel Schrijver Career Panel

Introduction by Karel Schrijver - as delivered by Madhulika Guhathakurta

Panelists:

  • Hazel Bain - Research Scientist, University of Colorado Boulder CIRES and NOAA Space Weather Prediction Center
  • Andres Munoz-Jaramillo - Senior Research Scientist, SouthWest Research Institute
  • Claire Raftery - Education Director, National Solar Observatory

10:50 am to 11:00 am

Break

11:00 am to 11:20 am

Career Panel Zoom Roulette

12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Review Video Lecture and Activity Discussion*

Slides: Why do the Earth & Planets have Ionospheres? Magnetospheres?

Asynchronous Groups
Saturday, July 11
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 11:20 am

Student Presentations

Monday, July 13
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Heliophysics Core: Activity Discussion

Dana Longcope and Nicholas Gross
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Heliophysics Core Lecture Review: Why do the Earth & Planets have Ionospheres? Magnetospheres?

Dana Longcope
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

Earth and Planetary Magnetospheres

Amitava Bhattacharjee
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

Earth and Planetary Magnetospheres Cont...

Amitava Bhattacharjee
12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Review Video, Read Articles, and Time Zone Group Lab Activity*

Asynchronous Groups
Tuesday, July 14
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Review of Magnetosphere Lab Results

Nicholas Gross
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Lab 3: Comparative Magnetospheres

Nicholas Gross
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

Geomagnetic Storms: Classical Views & Developing Views

Delores Knipp
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

Geomagnetic Storms: Great Storms Over the Centuries

Delores Knipp
Wednesday, July 15
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Space Weather in the Upper Atmosphere

Tim Fuller-Rowell
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Space Weather in the Upper Atmosphere Cont...

Tim Fuller-Rowell
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

Space Weather: How Does it Impact Satellites and Power Grids?

Bill Murtagh and Janet Green
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

Space Weather: How Does it Impact Satellites and Power Grids Cont...

Bill Murtagh and Janet Green
12:00 pm to 11:55 pm

Time Zone Group Ionosphere Lab Activity*

Asynchronous Groups
Thursday, July 16
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Lab 4: Ionosphere Lab Wrap Up

Nicholas Gross
8:20 am to 8:30 am

Break

8:30 am to 9:20 am

Lab 4: Ionosphere Lab Wrap Up

Nicholas Gross
9:20 am to 9:30 am

Break

9:30 am to 10:20 am

Earth's Ionosphere and Atmosphere

Tim Fuller-Rowell
10:20 am to 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am to 11:20 am

Earth's Ionosphere and Atmosphere Cont...

Tim Fuller-Rowell
Friday, July 17
Time (MDT) Session/Title Speaker
7:30 am to 8:20 am

Characteriz