Sochias

Astrobiology 2017 - Research meeting by IAU’s commission F3

Coyhaique, Chile, November 26th to December 1st, 2017

First Annoucement

On behalf of its Scientific Organizing Committee, I would like to distribute the first annoucement of "Astrobiology 2017", held between November 26th and December 1st in Coyhaique, Chile.

http://www.astrobiology2017.org/

Astrobiology is an interdisciplinary subject at the frontier of science. Current research in astrobiology draws researchers from the fields of astronomy, space science, chemistry, biology, geology, humanities, sociology and ethical issues.

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XIV Annual Meeting 2017

Marbella

January 23-26, 2017

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We would like to welcome you to the XIV Annual Meeting of the Chilean Astronomical Society (SOCHIAS), to be held January 23-26, 2017 in Marbella resort, Maitencillo. An ever expanding opportunity to showcase science made in Chile and to build new collaborations

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Accretion Processes in Symbiotic Stars and Related Objects

FIRST CHILE-KOREA-GEMINI WORKSHOP ​ON STELLAR ASTROPHYSICS

La Serena, Chile, December 4 - 7, 2016


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We are pleased to announce a joint Chile-Korea-Gemini workshop on accretion processes ​in symbiotic stars and related objects, to be held on December 4-7, 2016 in La Serena - Chile

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Second Chilean Workshop on Theoretical and Numerical Astrophysics

Santiago, Chile, November 14-15, 2016
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile


Models and simulations provide a nexus between theory and observations, and over the last years significant efforts have emerged in the Chilean community to develop new computational approaches, sophisticated simulations as well as refined theoretical calculations. To stimulate and extend the existing developments and to allow new collaborations between the different groups in Chile, a first very successful "Workshop on Numerical Models and Simulations" was held in May 2015 at Universidad Andrés Bello and organized by Patricia Tissera.

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Sharing One Sky: SDSS, APOGEE, and Astronomy Outreach

Viña del Mar, Chile, May 25-26, 2016

WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES

The focus of the workshop is astronomy education and public outreach, with a particular focus on sharing strategies and methods, creating cross-cultural and multi-lingual ventures, forming E/PO collaborations, and exploiting the science and international reach of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) and the Apache Point Observatory Galactic Evolution Experiment (APOGEE) — which will soon be operating from parallel sites in the U.S. and Chile —  for fostering these activities. We wish to bring together astronomers, educators, and journalists to achieve the above objectives, and also formulate methods by which we can promote the public face of SDSS and APOGEE within Chile, across the Americas and beyond

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Primera escuela de Astroquimica Mayo 2016

Santiago, Chile, Mayo 9 - 13, 2016
Webpage: http://astroquimica.das.uchile.cl/

La Primera escuela Hispano-Chilena de Astroquimica tiene como fin, acercar  la astronomía y la química y, junto con ello, dar a los jóvenes la oportunidad de estar al día sobre los últimos avances y formarse para tener las últimas herramientas que ofrece este campo de estudio. La escuela está dirigida a estudiantes de doctorado y postdoctorandos en astronomía, física  y química. 

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