IAU Special Sessions (GA)

SpS10: Dynamics of the star-planet relations

Start date/time

August 27, 2012, 00:00

End date/time

August 31, 2012


China Nanjing


Jean-Louis Bougeret

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Coordinating Division

Division II Sun & Heliosphere

SOC Co-Chairs: Jean-Louis Bougeret (France), Abraham C.-L. Chian (Brazil),   Xueshang Feng (China Nanjing), Merav Opher (United States)

SOC Members: Alan P. Boss (United States), Sandra C. Chapman (United Kingdom), Christopher J. Corbally (Vatican City State), Cheng Fang (China Nanjing), Nat Gopalswamy (United States), Zoran Knezevic (Republic of Serbia), Alexander Kosovichev (United States), Valentin Martinez Pillet (Spain), Karen J. Meech (United States), Heike Rauer (Germany), Kazunari Shibata (Japan), David F. Webb (United States)

Editors of Proceedings: Merav Opher (United States), Abraham C.-L. Chian (Brazil), Jean-Louis Bougeret (France), Xueshang Feng (China Nanjing)


  • Perspectives of the dynamics of the Sun-Earth and star-planet relations
  • Fundamental physical processes in the stellar-planetary environment
  • Stellar-solar variability
  • Sun-Earth and star-planet interactions
  • Stellar-solar winds: Physics of the asterospheres and the heliosphere
  • Interactions of stellar-solar winds with the Local Interstellar Medium
  • Prospects: Ground facilities and space missions, theory and simulations
  • Star-Planet Relation and Public Outreach

Two Public Forums:

  • Peking University, 27 Aug. 19:30-22:00
  • Tsinghua University, 29 Aug. 19:30-22:00


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