Program and Speakers

  • Invited Speakers and Honour
  • Antonio Peimbert
    Cesar Esteban 
    Enrique Pérez Montero 
    Evan Skillman 
    Gloria Delgedo Inglada (to be confirmed)
    Grazyna Stasinka (to be confirmed)
    Igor Zinchenco (to be confirmed)
    Jorge García Rojas 
    Jose Vílchez 
    Leonid Pilyugin
    Michael Dopita (to be confirmed)
    Monica Rodriguez (to be confirmed)
    Oli Dors
    Walter Maciel

    HONOUR
    Manuel Peimbert
    Rafael Costero
  • Program
  • All events will be held at the Instituto de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento (IP&D/UNIVAP), located at São José dos Campos, SP.

    Honour talks are 50 minutes long, plus 10 additional minutes for questions.
    Invited talks are 35 minutes long, plus 10 additional minutes for questions.
    Contributed talks are 15 minutes long, plus 5 additional minutes for questions.


    11 March
    9:00- 9:30 Inscription
    9:30-10:00 Welcome
    10:00-11:00 Manuel Peimbert (honour talk) Temperature structure in HII regions and Planetary Nebulae
    11:00-11:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing I
    11:30-12:15 Jorge García Rojas (invited talk) Last advances in the abundance discrepancy problem
    12:15-12:35 (contributed talk) 
    12:35-14:00 Lunch
    14:00-14:45 Antonio Peimbert (invited talk) t2, Helium Temperatures, and the primordial Helium abundance
    14:45-15:30 Gloria Delgedo Inglada (invited talk) An observational and theoretical analysis of extragalactic planetary nebula populations
    15:30-16:10 Coffee break and Poster Viewing II
    16:10-17:30 Discussion: Electron temperature fluctuations in Gaseous Nebulae 
    (Chair: Manuel Peimbert)
    18:00-20:00 Welcome cocktail


    12 March
    9:00- 9:45 Grazyna Stasinka (invited talk) How much can we believe the chemical abundances derived in ionized nebulae?
    9:45-10:30 Michael Dopita 
    (invited talk) Modelling emission Spectra of H II regions: The Ugly Truth
    10:30-10:50 (contributed talk) 
    10:50-11:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing III
    11:30-11:50 (contributed talk) 
    11:50-12:10 (contributed talk) 
    12:10-12:30 (contributed talk) 
    12:30-14:00 Lunch
    14:00-14:45 Leonid Pilyugin 
    (invited talk) On the validity of abundances derived from spaxel spectra of the MaNGA survey
    14:45-15:30 Evan Skillman 
    (invited talk) The CHAOS project, an update
    15:30-15:50 (contributed talk) 
    15:50-16:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing IV
    16:30-18:00 Discussion: Open problems in chemical abundance determinations
    (Chair: Grazyna Stasinka)


    13 March
    9:00-10:00 Rafael Costero 
    (honour talk) The Orion Trapezium stars, their dynamical age and the abnormal interstellar extinction law towards the Orion Nebula
    10:00-10:50 César Esteban 
    (invited talk) Improving the determination of Galactic abundance gradients with deep spectra of HII regions
    10:50-11:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing V
    11:30-11:50 (contributed talk) 
    11:50-12:10 (contributed talk) 
    12:10-12:30 (contributed talk) 
    12:30-14:00 Lunch
    14:00-14:45 Walter Maciel 
    (invited talk) Galactic radial Gradients: Cepheids and photoionized nebulae
    14:45-15:30 Mónica Rodríguez (invited talk) Constraining the uncertainties of nebular abundance determinations 
    15:30-15:50 (contributed talk) 
    15:50-16:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing VI
    16:30-18:00 Discussion: Te-Method versus Strong lines method
    (Chair: César Esteban)


    14 March
    9:00- 9:45 José Vílchez 
    (invited talk) Metallicity and evolution of star-forming galaxies inhabiting extreme environments
    9:45-10:30 Igor Zinchenko 
    (invited talk) The role of non-axisymmetric structures on formation of the oxygen abundance distribution in disk galaxies
    10:30-10:50 (contributed talk) 
    10:50-11:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing VII
    11:30-11:50 (contributed talk) 
    11:50-12:10 (contributed talk) 
    12:10-12:30 Poster presentations 
    12:30-14:00 Lunch
    14:00-14:45 Enrique Pérez Montero (invited talk) Chemical abundances in high-redshift galaxies
    14:45-15:30 Oli Dors 
    (invited talk) Chemical abundance determinations of Lymann-α emitter objects at redshift z > 5
    15:30-15:50 (contributed talk) 
    15:50-16:30 Coffee break and Poster Viewing VIII
    16:30-17:30 Discussion: Future perspectives on chemical abundance determinations of Gaseous Nebulae using giant telescopes 
    (Chair: Enrique Pérez Montero)
    17:30-18:00 Closing session