GH 2013 / Program
Sunday 18:00 - 20:00: Welcome Cocktail and registration at the Hotel Quinta Real (7 Poniente, 105)

List of Talks

Centro de Convenciones Puebla: Auditorio Angelópolis

(*) indicates Key Talk (30 minutes long)

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Monday Dec 2

8:30 Registration

9:30 Inauguration

I. Properties of Young Massive Clusters

10:00 (*) Molecular cloud evolution and control of the star formation rate via feedback Enrique Vazquez-Semadeni

10:30 The starbursts in the Milky Way Ignacio Negueruela (ADS)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffe Break and Posters

11:30 Compact Radio Sources in Regions of Massive Star Formation Luis Felipe Rodriguez

11:50 Tracing Massive Protostellar Jets from Intermediate-Mass Protostars in the Carina Nebula Megan Reiter (ADS)

12:10 Observations of the Most Massive Deepply Embedded Star Clusters in the Milky Way Roberto Galvan-Madrid (ADS)

12:30 Young massive stellar clusters in the Milky Way: the G23.3-0.3 complex Maria Messineo (ADS)

12:50 - 15:30 Lunch Break

15:30 (*) The connection of dense cores and star-forming galaxies in dense gas Yu Gao

16:00 Signposts of Star Cluster Formation Peter Barnes (ADS)

16:20 Physical conditions of starburst galaxies from LMT 3-mm spectra Daniel Rosa González (ADS)

16:40 The Processing of the Clumpy Molecular Gas in the Galactic Center and Star-Formation Hauyu Baobab Liu (ADS)

17:00 - 17:30 Coffe Break and Posters

17:30 Probing the Physical Conditions of Massive Cluster Formation With ALMA Kelsey Johnson

17:50 The Role of Local Environment in Embedded Stellar Clusters Carlos Román Zúñiga (ADS)

18:10 Is IRAS18236-1205 a formation site of a young massive Galactic cluster? Abraham Luna

18:30 Deciphering the stellar content and star formation in Galactic young clusters influenced by massive stars Jessy Jose (ADS)

18:50 Dynamics of ionized gas around massive young star clusters William Henney

Tuesday Dec 3

II. Ionized Gas Around Young Massive Clusters

9:30 (*) Ionization by massive young clusters as revealed by ionization parameter mapping Sally Oey (ADS)

10:00 How Significant is Radiation Pressure in the Dynamics of the Wind-Blown Bubbles? Sergiy Silich (ADS)

10:20 3D spectroscopy of HII galaxies Eduardo Telles (ADS)

10:40 Abundance determinations in ionized nebulae and their sensitivity to temperature Mónica Rodríguez

11:00 - 11:30 Coffe Break and Posters

11:30 (*) Global vs. spatially resolved physical characteristics of extragalactic starforming regions Elena Terlevich (ADS)

12:00 The gas phase metallicities in the CALIFA galaxies Fabian Rosales Ortega (ADS)

12:20 Chemical Evolution of super star clusters in a positive star formation feedback scenario Mercedes Mollá (ADS)

12:40 (*)Scientific achievements and legacy of Guillermo Haro Manuel Peimbert (ADS)

13:10 - 15:30 Lunch Break

III. Young Massive Clusters in Nearby Galaxies

15:30 (*) Three Young Magellanic Cloud Star Clusters: Formation, Structure, and Evolution John (Jay) Gallagher (ADS)

16:00 Spatially resolved chemodynamics of the Lyman Break analogue, Haro11 Bethan James (ADS)

16:20 Filaments of forming star cluster complexes in the heart of NGC1808 Emmanuel Galliano (ADS)

16:40 Does cold-flow accretion drive star-formation in the local universe? Jorge Sanchez Almeida (ADS)

17:00 - 17:30 Coffe Break and Posters

17:30 Recent HST surveys to characterise the star cluster populations of nearby star-forming galaxies Linda Smith

17:50 The galactocentric radius dependent upper mass limit of young star clusters in M~33: stochastic star formation ruled out. Rosa Amelia Gonzalez-Lopezlira (ADS)

18:10 Panel Discussion 1: Star and cluster formation: physical conditions, efficiency etc.

Wednesday Dec 4

9:30 (*) Formation and Evolution of Star Clusters Michael Fall

10:00 On the fraction of stars forming in clusters as function of galactic environment Angela Adamo (ADS)

10:20 Constraining cluster disruption in M83 Esteban Silva-Villa (ADS)

10:40 Formation of massive clusters in grand-design spiral galaxies Preben Grosboel (ADS)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffe Break and Posters

11:30 KMOS first sight - Probing the star clusters of the Antennae Junayd Alam Miah (ADS)

11:50 Selection of Young Stellar Cluster in nearby galaxies from NIR colors Dottori Horacio (ADS)

IV. Evolution of Massive Clusters

12:10 (*) Star formation in clusters: The YMC - Globular Cluster link Søren Larsen (ADS)

12:40 M81 compact star clusters: analysis of their intensity profiles Mayra Santiago Cortés (ADS)

13:00 The impact of metallicity and dynamics on the evolution of dense young star clusters Michela Mapelli (ADS)

Free afternoon: optional cultural activities

Thursday Dec 5

09:30 (*) A Scenario for the Abundance Anomalies in Globular Clusters Without Invoking Multiple Star Formation Episodes Nate Bastian (ADS)

10:00 Chemical inhomogeneities in globular clusters and the multiple population framework Valentina D'Orazi

10:20 On the nature of Faint Fuzzies in M81 Divakara Mayya (ADS)

10:40 Age and Metallicity of the Globular Cluster System in M81 Lino Rodriguez Merino (ADS)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffe Break and Posters

V. Tracing Star Formation History with Massive Clusters

11:30 (*) New Stellar Models and Their Consequences for Cluster SEDs Claus Leitherer (ADS)

12:00 Very massive stars caught by chance in NGC 3125-A1 Aida Wofford (ADS)

12:20 Legacy ExtraGalactic UV Survey (LEGUS): The HST View of Star Formation in Nearby Galaxies Jennifer Andrews

12:40 The Origin and Transport of Ionizing Photons in the Green Pea Galaxies Anne Jaskot (ADS)

13:00 - 15:30 Lunch Break

15:30 (*) The evolution of galaxies: CALIFA's perspective Enrique Pérez (ADS)

16:00 Ultraluminous X-ray sources and stellar clusters Emanuele Ripamonti (ADS)

16:20 Super Star Clusters in Luminous IR Galaxies Petri Vaisanen (ADS)

16:40 The UV side of BOSS galaxies Claire Le Cras (ADS)

17:00 - 17:30 Coffe Break and Posters

VI. Young Massive Clusters in Distant Universe

17:30 (*) The L-σ relation for massive bursts of star formation and its use for Precision Cosmology Roberto Terlevich (ADS)

18:00 Panel Discussion 2: Survival of clusters

19:30 Conference Dinner at the Hotel Quinta Real (7 Poniente, 105)

Friday Dec 6

10:30 (*) Bright submillimeter galaxies: evidence for maximal starbursts Itziar Aretxaga (ADS)

11:00 - 11:30 Coffe Break and Posters

11:30 Determining the Dark Energy equation of state using high-z HII galaxies Manolis Plionis (ADS)

11:50 The Hubble Constant via HII galaxies and HII regions Ricardo Chávez (ADS)

12:10 The Lyman-alpha blob, AGN and star-formation connection as probed by z>2 quasars Andrew Humphrey (ADS)

12:30 HI Lyman-alpha Equivalent Widths of Stellar Populations Maria A. Pena-Guerrero (ADS)

13:00 - 15:30 Lunch Break

15:30 Panel Discussion 3: Final Discussion