Accretion in Stellar Systems

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August 8-10th, 2018

Sheraton Commander
16 Garden St, Cambridge, MA

Synopsis

The workshop aims to bring together people working on accretion, outflows and related processes in diverse astrophysical objects, from protostars to cataclysmic variables to super-Eddington accretion in stellar mass black hole and neutron star binaries. The focus will be to understand how accretion and ejection work, how they affect stellar evolution, what important issues remain unanswered, and what are likely to be the most promising future research directions. The workshop will cover theory, simulations and observations, spanning the time domain, the entire electromagnetic spectrum, gravitational waves and energetic particles. A special session dedicated to the late Jeff McClintock's legacy to the field will also be held.

For more workshop information, please see Meeting Information.

Important Dates

June 13, 2018Abstract submission deadline (for talks)
June 25, 2018Regular registration deadline

Announcements

Visit the registration page to register before June 25th for a reduced rate.

First announcement has been posted.

We are now accepting abstract submissions for oral and poster presentations. The deadline to be considered for an oral presentation is June 13th, 2018.