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Monday June 29, 2015
08:50 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Welcome
Ken Sembach (STScI)
09:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The Low-Mass IMF in the Milky Way
Estelle Moraux (IPAG)
09:45 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
A Second Peak in the Substellar IMF? Deep HAWK-I and KMOS Observations of the Orion Nebular Cluster
Holger Drass (Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile)
10:10 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The SONYC Survey: Comparing the IMF in Nearby Star Forming Regions
Koraljka Muzic (European Southern Observatory)
11:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Progress Towards a Theory of the IMF
Mark Krumholz (UC Santa Cruz)
11:45 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
An Analytical Explanation of the Stellar Initial Mass Function from the Theory of Spatial Networks
Igor Chilingarian (CfA/SAO)
12:10 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Protostellar Outflows and Their Impact on the IMF
Stella Offner (University of Massachusetts- Amherst)
12:35 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
An LMT/AzTEC Survey for Dense Cores in the MonR2 Giant Molecular Cloud
Robert Gutermuth (University of Massachusetts)
02:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The Low-Mass IMF of Westerlund 1, the Most Massive Young Cluster Known in the Galaxy
Morten Andersen (Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille)
02:25 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The Milky Way Stellar Clusters Meet Statistics: Evidence for a Non-Universal IMF
Sami Dib (Niels Bohr Institute)
02:50 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
New Insights on the Galactic Bulge Mass Function
Annalisa Calamida (Space Telescope Science Institute)
03:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Investigating the Low-Mass Stellar Initial Mass
Soroush Sotoudeh (University of Minnesota)
04:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Examining the Evidence for IMF Variations in Local Group Stellar Clusters
Dennis Zaritsky (Steward Observatory, University of Arizona)
04:25 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Biases in the Inferred Mass-to-Light Ratio of Globular Clusters: No Need for Variations in the Stellar Mass Function
Mark Gieles (University of Surrey)
04:50 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Poster session 1
David Guszejnov, Melissa Halford (Caltech, University of Arizona)
05:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Discussion – Local Group Constraints on Low-Mass IMF Moderators
Marla Geha, Jason Kalirai (STScI)
Tuesday June 30, 2015
08:45 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Dynamical Evidences for IMF Variations
Michele Cappellari (University of Oxford)
09:30 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Measuring the IMF from the Integrated Light of Galaxies
Charlie Conroy (Harvard University)
10:15 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The Variations of the Low-Mass IMF in Galaxy Formation Models
Scott Trager (Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, University of Groningen)
11:10 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
IMF and the Formation History of Massive Galaxies
Ignacio Martín-Navarro (Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias)
11:35 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
IMF Shape and Normalization of Early Type Galaxies from Combined Dynamical and Stellar Population Perspectives
Mariya Lyubenova (Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, University of Groningen)
12:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
A Critical Look at IMF Trends with Galaxy Properties
Richard McDermid (Macquarie University / AAO)
12:25 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Steep Central Gradients in IMF-Sensitive Features in Elliptical Galaxies
Nicolas McConnell (University of Hawaii)
02:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Constraining the Low-Mass End Slope and the Cutoff Mass of the IMF from Gravitational Lensing and Stellar Population Analysis
Chiara Spiniello (Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics)
02:25 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Lensing and Spectroscopic Evidence for Heavy IMFs in Giant Ellipticals: Consensus or Conflict?
Russell Smith (Durham University)
02:50 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The IMF of Massive Early-Type Galaxies from Strong Lensing
Alessandro Sonnenfeld (University of California-Los Angeles)
03:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
A Third Method: Stellar Masses of Giant Elliptical Galaxies at <z> = 0.5 from Gravitational Micro-Lensing
Paul Schechter (MIT Kavli Institute)
04:10 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The Optical Colors of Giant Elliptical Galaxies and their Metal-Rich Globular Clusters Indicate a Bottom-Heavy Initial Mass Function
Paul Goudfrooij (Space Telescope Science Institute)
04:30 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Poster Talks on Extragalactic Constraints on Low-Mass IMF
Song Huang, Shravan Shetty, Aurora Kesseli (University of Tokyo, Oxford University, Boston University )
05:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Discussion on Extragalactic Constraints on Low-Mass IMF
Charlie Conroy, Desika Narayanan (TBD)
Wednesday July 01, 2015
09:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Testing for Variations in The Initial Mass Function
Wendy Freedman (University of Chicago)
09:25 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
A Novel Technique for the Determination of IMF at Low Masses: A Few Results for Galaxies with Old Stellar Populations
Nikolay Podorvanyuk (Lomonosov State University, Sternberg Astronomical Institute)
09:50 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Constraining IMF Variations with X-ray Binary Populations
Mark Peacock (Michigan State University)
10:15 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Reconstructing the IMF of Single Stellar Populations - A Hierarchical Bayesian Approach
Matthijs Dries (Kapteyn Institute)
11:20 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
Final Discussion
Various Speakers (TBD)
03:30 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: The Stellar IMF at Low Masses
The Stellar IMF at Low Masses: Conference Review and Future Directions.
Marla Geha (Yale University)

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