Program
 
Program [PDF]

 
September 7, 2017 - Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:50 AMRegistration and Continental Breakfast
8:50 AM - 9:00 AMAngela V Olinto, University of Chicago
Welcome
9:00 AM - 9:35 AMLeon Golub, Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
Solar and Stellar Physics at the CFA: The Rosner Years [PDF, 4.63 MB]
9:35 AM - 10:10 AMSalvatore Sciortino, INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo
Stellar X-ray Emission: from the Early Days to the Today Status and Perspectives [PPT, 26.25 MB]
10:10 AM - 10:45 AMAttilio Ferrari, University of Torino, Italy
Sailing the Cosmic Jets [PDF, 14.73 MB]
10:45 AM - 11:15 AMCoffee break
11:15 AM - 11:50 AMKanaris Tsinganos, University of Athens, Greece
MHD Collimated Outflows: from Nonrelativistic YSO’s to General Relativistic AGN Jests [PDF, 16.1 MB]
11:50 AM - 12:25 PMDon Q. Lamb, University of Chicago
How the Flash Center Became a World Leader in Astrophysical High Energy Density Physics [PDF, 75.33 MB]
12:25 PM - 1:30 PMLunch break
1:30 PM - 2:05 PMAndrea Mignone, Physics Department, University of Torino
Computational Astrophysics with the PLUTO Code: from Past to Present and Future Directions [PDF, 20.53 MB]
2:05 PM - 2:40 PMPaul Fischer, University of Illinois
Fluid Mechanics and HPC [PDF, 20.48 MB]
2:40 PM - 3:15 PMScott Horner, Damogran Consulting
Science Leadership in the Era of Megaprojects [PPTX, 12.67 MB]
3:15 PM - 3:45 PMCoffee break
3:45 PM - 4:20 PMThomas J Bogdan, Self
Space Weather and its Growing Societal Impact [PPTX, 36.42 MB]
4:20 PM - 5:05 PMLeonard A Smith, London School Economics/Pembroke Oxford
Against the Wind with Bob: Realizing I Don't Know Now More Deeply What I didn't Know Then [PDF, 2.26 MB]
5:05 PM - 5:40 PMLarry Jackel, North C Technologies Inc
Teaching a Car to Drive [PDF, 7.02 MB]
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMReception
Quadrangle-Club: Solarium
7:00 PM - 9:00 PMDinner
Quadrangle-Club: Dining Room

 
September 8, 2017 - Friday
8:00 AM - 9:00 AMContinental Breakfast
9:00 AM - 9:35 AMMarsha Rosner, University of Chicago
How I Tried to Turn Bob Rosner into a Biologist [PPT, 18.21 MB]
9:35 AM - 10:10 AMRobert Topel, University of Chicago
Some Dismal Economics of Taxing Carbon, in Honor of Bob Rosner [PPTX, 0.37 MB]
10:10 AM - 10:40 AMEdward A Spiegel, Columbia (ret.)
Einstein's Pillars
10:40 AM - 11:00 AMCoffee break
11:00 AM - 11:10 AMMaxwell Hutchinson, Citrine Informatics
Physics-inspired machine learning for materials discovery
11:10 AM - 11:20 AMElizabeth P Hicks, Epsilon Delta Labs
Rayleigh-Taylor Unstable Flames [PDF, 30.71 MB]
11:20 AM - 11:30 AMGiannakis Dimitris, New York University
Data-driven, operator-theoretic techniques for prediction and pattern extraction in dynamical systems [PDF, 13.68 MB]
11:30 AM - 11:40 AMYuan-Nan Young, New Jersey Institute of Technology
Working with a solar physicist who is curious about everything [PPTX, 6.98 MB]
11:40 AM - 11:50 AMDmitri A Uzdensky, University of Colorado Boulder
Relativistic magnetic flares and cosmic particle accelerators at the frontier of plasma astrophysics [PPTX, 5.57 MB]
11:50 AM - 12:00 PMEun-jin Kim, University of Sheffield
Self-Organized Random Walk Since Chicago [PPTX, 20.74 MB]
12:10 PM - 12:20 PMVinay L Kashyap, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Walking to the Top of the Solar System [KEY, 7.63 MB]
12:20 PM - 12:30 PMJoseph Werne, NorthWest Research Associates
Bob and boundary layers: What I learned about the practice of basic research working with Bob Rosner (regardless what was in the proposal) [KEY, 23.61 MB]
12:30 PM - 12:40 PMYu-Qing Lou, Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084 China
Hypermassive Black Holes
12:40 PM - 12:50 PMBruce D Popp, Bien Fait, Translation and Patent Services
Translating H. Poincaré [PPTX, 3.46 MB]
12:50 PM - 1:10 PMClosing RemarksRobert Rosner