SPF2: Star and Planet Formation in the Southwest

Monday: Star Formation and Protostellar disks

7:30-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:15 Joan Najita (invited)
Meeting Overview and Welcome [17.0 MB PDF]
9:15-10:00 Helen Kirk (invited review)
Dense cores and their substructure [3.0 MB PDF]
10:00-10:15 Brian Svoboda
Starless Clumps and the Earliest Phases of High-mass Star Formation in the Milky Way [16.3 MB PDF]
10:15-10:30 Will Fischer
The Herschel Orion Protostar Survey: Luminosity and Envelope Evolution [7.7 MB PDF]
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:45 Matthew Bate (invited review)
Star formation and Protostellar disks [50.3 MB PDF]
11:45-12:00 Nicole Karnath
An ALMA + VLA Survey of Orion Protostars: The Youngest Class 0 Objects [6.8 MB PDF]
12:00-12:15 Tien-Hao Hsieh
The early-phase protostellar disk around the VeLLO, IRAS16253-2429 [12.5 MB PDF]
12:15-1:45 Lunch Break
1:45-2:30 John Tobin (invited review)
Observations of protostellar disks
2:30-2:45 Kimberly Ward–Duong
Results from the Taurus Boundary of Stellar/Substellar (TBOSS) Survey: Disk Masses from ALMA Continuum Observations
2:45-3:00 Zhoujian Zhang
A Pan-STARRS1 Proper-Motion Survey for Young Brown Dwarfs in the Nearest Star-Forming Regions and a Reddening-Free Classification Method for Ultracool Dwarfs [9.7 MB PDF]
3:00-3:15 Benjamin Tofflemire
Accretion Dynamics in Pre-Main Sequence Binary Systems [7.2 MB PDF]
3:15-3:45 Coffee
3:45-4:30 Scott Gaudi (invited review)
Exoplanet Statistics: what are we aiming for? [14 MB PDF]
4:30-5:15 Discussion: Linking theory and observations [1.4 MB PDF]
(Stella Offner & Alycia Weinberger)
5:15-6:00 Posters / Happy hour
6:00-8:00 Dinner

Tuesday: Protoplanetary disks: multi-wavelengths observations and models

7:30-9:00 Breakfast, etc.
9:00-9:45 Ilaria Pascucci (invited review)
ALMA Surveys of Protoplanetary Disks [6.1 MB PDF]
9:45-10:00 Megan Ansdell
Disk Demographics with ALMA: Gas Disk Radii and Dust Grain Growth [10.3 MB PDF]
10:00-10:15 Jane Huang
High Resolution ALMA Observations of Gas and Dust in Protoplanetary Disks [11.3 MB PDF]
10:15-10:30 Andrea Banzatti
Revealing the evolution of exoplanet-forming disks at 0.01-10 au [7.2 MB PDF]
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:45 Kees Dullemond (invited review)
Disk Theory Overview [39.4 MB PDF]
11:45-12:00 Xiao Hu
Non Ideal MHD in HL Tau: From Disk Atmosphere To Midplane
12:00-12:15 Kevin Flaherty
Weak Turbulence in Protoplanetary Disks as Revealed by ALMA
12:15-12:30 Daniel Gole
Outbursts in Protoplanetary Disks due to the Stellar Magnetic Fields Interaction with a Hall Dead Zone [2.7 MB PDF]
12:30-2:15 Lunch Break
2:15-3:00 Discussion: Disk Turbulence: theory and observations [5.8 MB PDF]
(Meredith Hughes and Jake Simon)
3:00-3:45 Ilse Cleeves (invited Review)
Disk Chemistry [66.8 MB PDF]
3:45-4:00 Stefano Facchini
The Molecular View of Disk Substructures [1.9 MB PDF]
4:00-4:15 Marco Tazzari
A multi-wavelength view of planet forming regions: unleashing the full power of ALMA [17.7 MB PDF]
4:15-4:45 Coffee break
4:45-5:30 Discussion Session: Many Unsolved Problems in Disks
(Jonathan Williams and Jim Stone)
5:30-6:30 Poster Session / happy hour
6:30-8:00 Dinner
8:00-9:30 TAAA: Enjoy the Arizona night sky with small telescopes

Wednesday: Excursions (morning), Talks (afternoon)

7:00-8:00 Breakfast
8:00-2:30 Excursions, options
(1) Hike (2) special biosphere 2 tour
2:30-3:15 Myriam Benisty (invited review)
Scattered light imaging of protoplanetary disks [9.1 MB PDF]
3:15-3:30 Ryan Loomis
Evidence for Misaligned Inner and Outer Disks Around AA Tau [14.7 MB PDF]
3:30-3:45 Miriam Keppler
Detection of a planetary-mass companion candidate inside the gap of the transitional disk around PDS70
3:45-4:00 Paolo Cazzoletti
Where do the spirals come from? A multi-wavelength, high-resolution study of HD135344b [4.3 MB PDF]
4:00-4:30 Coffee Break
4:30-5:15 Zhaohuan Zhu (invited review)
The disk-planet connection: theory [9.9 MB PDF]
5:15-5:30 Giovanni Dipierro
Dust gaps in protoplanetary discs revealed by ALMA Application to Elias 24
5:30-5:45 Jaehan Bae
Rings, gaps, and spiral arms in protoplanetary disks: footprints of forming planets [22.3 MB PDF]
5:45-6:30 Discussion: Inclusion in astronomy: success stories from our departments [20.1 MB PDF]
(Adam Kraus, Paola Pinilla, Lisa Prato, Meredith Hughes)
6:45-9:00 Onsite Banquet Dinner

Thursday: Disks to Planets

7:30-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:45 Phil Armitage (invited review)
Planet formation theory [11 MB PDF]
9:45-10:00 Chao-Chin Yang
The Streaming Instability in the Dead Zone of a Protoplanetary Disk [5.2 MB PDF]
10:00-10:15 Djoeke Schoonenberg
The Behaviour of Pebbles Around Snowlines in Protoplanetary Disks [3.9 MB PDF]
10:15-10:30 Gijs Mulders
Multi-planet systems as tracers of the inner edges of protoplanetary disks [8.5 MB PDF]
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-11:15 Michael Hammer
Planet-induced vortices: The effects of realistic planet formation timescales [9.2 MB PDF]
11:15-11:30 Rebecca Nealon
Discs warped by misaligned planets [2.3 MB PDF]
11:30-12:15 Discussion: Interpreting disk substructures: Planets or not? [4.3 MB PDF]
(Robin Dong, Paola Pinilla)
12:15-1:45 Lunch
1:45-2:00 Yifan Zhou
Cloud Atlas: Rotational Modulations in Planetary Mass/Brown Dwarf Companions [13.3 MB PDF]
2:00-2:15 Laci Brock
Dynamical Masses of Brown Dwarf Binaries as a Proxy for Testing Atmospheric and Evolutionary Models [955 KB PDF]
2:15-3:00 Brenda Matthews (invited review)
Debris Disks and Planet Formation [25.1 MB PDF]
3:00-3:45 Coffee Break
3:45-4:00 Renata Frelikh
Dynamical upheaval in ice giant formation [4.0 MB PDF]
4:00-4:15 Steve Ertel
The HOSTS survey: Exo-zodiacal dust measurements for 30 stars [9.2 MB PDF]
4:15-4:30 Luca Matra
An Empirical Planetesimal Belt Radius - Stellar Luminosity Relation [9.5 MB PDF]
5:00-6:00 Final poster session / happy hour
6:00-8:30 Dinner + conference summary talk (Andrew Youdin)

Friday: Breakout Sessions

7:30-8:30 Breakfast
8:30-10:00 ALMA [14.7 MB PDF] (lead by John Carpenter)
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-12:00 Simultaneous break-out sessions
JWST (Jarron Leisenring + Everett Schlawin) Numerical Methods [4.2 MB PDF] (Hui Li, Mario Flock, & Phil Armitage)