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Asteroseismology and Exoplanets: Listening to the Stars and Searching for New Worlds
IVth Azores International Advanced School in Space Sciences

The schedule for the full stay of 11 days is available here.

The planned program items include the following courses (CA/CE), tutorials (TA/TE) and public events (P):

The teaching component (C) includes:
CA1 An Introduction to Stellar Modeling    PDF 
Víctor Silva Aguirre (Aarhus Univ., Denmark)
CA2 Theory of Stellar Oscillations    PDF 
Margarida Cunha (IA, Portugal)
CA3 Helioseismology and the Solar-Stellar Connection    PDF 
Guy Davies (Univ. of Birmingham, UK)
CA4 Data Analysis in Asteroseismology    PDF
Tiago Campante (Univ. of Birmingham, UK)
CA5 Stellar Inversion Techniques    PDF 
Daniel Reese (Paris Observatory, France)
CA6 Asteroseismology of Red Giants and Galactic Archaeology    PDF
Saskia Hekker (Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Germany)
CA7 Synergies between Asteroseismology and Exoplanetary Science    PDF 
Daniel Huber (Univ. of Sydney, Australia)
CE1 Exoplanetary Science: An Overview    PDF 
Nuno Santos (IA & U.Porto, Portugal)
CE2 Analysis of Photometric Time Series 
Thomas Barclay (NASA Ames, USA)
CE3 Deriving High-Precision Radial Velocities    PDF
Pedro Figueira (IA, Portugal)
CE4 Modeling Light and Velocity Curves of Exoplanet Hosts    PDF
Rodrigo Díaz (Univ. of Geneva, Switzerland)
CE5 Characterization of Exoplanet-Host Stars    PDF
Vardan Zh. Adibekyan (IA, Portugal)
CE6 Noise Sources in Photometry and Radial Velocities    PDF
Mahmoudreza Oshagh (IA, Portugal & Georg-August-Univ. of Göttingen, Germany)
CE7 Theory of Planetary Formation and Migration    PDF
Christoph Mordasini (Univ. of Bern, Switzerland)
CE8 Exoplanet Atmospheres    PDF
David Ehrenreich (Univ. of Geneva, Switzerland)

The hands-on component (T) includes:
TA1 Asteroseismic Data Analysis with DIAMONDS     PDF
Enrico Corsaro (CEA, France) + Tiago Campante (Univ. of Birmingham, UK)
TA2 Asteroseismic Stellar Modeling with AIMS    PDF
Mikkel Lund (Univ. of Birmingham, UK) + Daniel Reese (Paris Observatory, France)
TE1 Detecting Planetary Transits and Radial-Velocity Signals
Susana Barros (IA, Portugal) + João Faria (IA, Portugal)
TE2 Measuring Stellar Atmospheric Parameters 
Daniel Andreasen (IA, Portugal) + Nuno Santos (IA & U.Porto, Portugal)

The public events (P) include:
P1 “The Exoplanet Landscape: Present and Future” 
Pedro Figueira (IA, Portugal)
P2 “Tertúlia: The Future in Asteroseismology and Exoplanet Research”
Chairs: Nuno Santos (IA & U.Porto, Portugal), Mário Monteiro (IA & U.Porto, Portugal), Tiago Campante (Univ. of Birmingham, UK)

Students are requested to bring their own laptop (with Wi-Fi connection) to the School in order to participate in the hands-on sessions.

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