IAU Symposia

IAUS 313: Extragalactic Jets from every angle

Start date/time

September 15, 2014

End date/time

September 20, 2014


Puerto Ayora, Galapagos Islands,


Francesco Massaro

Event website


Coordinating Division

Division B Facilities, Technologies and Data Science, Division D High Energy Phenomena and Fundamental Physics, Division J Galaxies and Cosmology

Co-Chairs of SOC:
Francesco (Massaro)
Aneta (Siemiginowska)
Ericson (Lopez)
C. C. (Teddy) (Cheung)

Co-Chairs of LOC:
Ericson (Lopez)


  1. The unified picture of extragalactic jets: from blazars to radio galaxies
  2. The multifrequency behavior of highly beamed jets in blazars
  3. Timing Jets: unveiling the nature of the extragalactic jet variability
  4. The interaction between jets and their surrounding environment
  5. The fate of young radio galaxies
  6. How observations of jets constrain the growth of supermassive black holes in the early Universe
  7. Launching jets: inferring jet power and their energetic
  8. Determination of particle acceleration and emission sites of extragalactic jets
  9. The origin of X-ray emission from jets at all scales
  10. The nature of jet composition, structure, collimation and the role of the magnetic fields


IAU 100 Years: Under One Sky

“IAU 100 
Years: Under One Sky

Subscribe to the e-Newsletter


IAU Code of Conduct (PDF)

Code of Conduct

IAU Strategic Plan 2020–2030

Strategic Plan


How to Become a Member

IAU Office of Astronomy for Development

Office for Astronomy Development

IAU Office for Young Astronomers

Office for Young Astronomers

IAU Office for Astronomy Outreach

Office for Astronomy Outreach

IAU e-Newsletter
Volume 2019 n° 11

Latest e-Newsletter

Symposia and Meetings


Astronomy Outreach Newsletters and Events

Outreach Newsletters

International School for Young Astronomers

International School for Young Astronomers

UNESCO-IAU Portal to the Heritage of Astronomy


International Year of the Periodic
Table of Chemical Elements

Latest e-Newsletter