Dept. of Theor. Phys. & Astrophysics
Kotlářská 2 (Building No. 6)
CZ-611 37 Brno
Experts on magnetic stars will meet in Brno
Brno, 31 July 2017
At the end of August, Masaryk University will host an astrophysical conference focusing on stellar magnetic fields and their role in star formation and development. The conference will be held from 28 August to 1 September, at the Faculty of Science at Kotlářská. Specialists from all over Europe, Canada, Australia and India will go to Brno to present and discuss the latest results in the field of stellar magnetism during the conference.
Significant scientists from around the world will be invited to the Czech Republic, including Oleg Kochukhov (Sweden), Lilia Ferrario (Australia), Gustavo Guerrero (Brazil) and Gregg A. Wade (Canada). The magnetic field on the giant molecular clouds of interstellar gas, the influence of the magnetic field on the development of massive stars, stellar seismology and pulsation, the magnetic field around the black holes, and the significance of magnetism in binary stars and white dwarves will be discussed . During the conference, the accompanying program is also prepared for the participants in the Brno Planetarium and the concert of the Chamber Brass Harmony Brno.
You can find the conference pages here
Contact: doc. Mgr. Ernst Paunzen, Dr.