CFHT UM2013

SCHEDULE / PROGRAM

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Sunday, 5 May

4:00 - 7:00

Registration - Painter's Lodge Main lobby entrance

5:00 - 7:00

Welcome Reception, The Fireside Lounge (Painter's Lodge main lobby entrance)

Monday, 6 May

07:30 - 08:20

Registration / Meeting - Granny Painter Room

Session 1 - Chair: J. Willis

8:30 - 8:40

Welcome

Greg Fahlman

8:40 - 9:00

CFHT's Current Status & Future in the Context of the Mauna Kea Observatories

Doug Simons

9:00 - 9:20

CFHT's productivity and impact

Dennis Crabtree

9:20 - 9:50

The final release of the CFHTLS

J-C. Cuillandre

9:50 - 10:20

Coffee break / Poster Session (Discovery Room)
Session 2 - Chair: M. Chun

10:20 - 10:50

The Next Generation Virgo Cluster survey

Laura Ferrarese

10:50 - 11:20

The Panoramic Andromeda Archeological survey

Alan McConnachie

11:20 - 11:40

Satellite Alignments around M31

Rodrigo Ibata

11:40 - 12:10

The CFHQSIR project

J-G. Cuby

12:10 - 1:40

Lunch - Legends Restaurant, Painter's Lodge (optional)
Session 3 - Chair: R. Ibata

1:40 - 2:10

The CFHT Dome Venting project

Derrick Salmon

2:10 - 2:30

The shape and strength of the ground layer at CFHT

René Racine

2:30 - 3:00

The Imaka project

Mark Chun

3:00 - 3:30

Coffee break / Poster Session (Discovery Room)
Session 4 - Chair: T. Forveille

3:30 - 4:00

The SITELLE imaging spectrograph

Laurent Drissen

4:00 - 4:30

The status of the SPIRou project

René Doyon

4:30 - 5:00

The Ohana Iki/Aloha experiment

Olivier Lai

5:00 - 5:20

Optimzing night time at CFHT

Daniel Devost

Tuesday, 7 May

Session 5 - Chair: G. Wade

8:30 - 9:00

The MiMeS project

Coralie Neiner

9:00 - 9:30

The MaPP project

J-F. Donati

9:30 - 10:00

The TETrES project

Bryce Croll

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee break / Poster Session (Discovery Room)
Session 6 - Chair: A. Howard

10:30 - 11:00

The MATLAS project

P-A. Duc

11:00 - 11:30

The OSSOS project

Brett Gladman

11:30 - 11:50

A deeper survey for resonant objects in the outer Solar System

Mike Alexandersen

11:50 - 12:10

The Hawaii Infrared Parallax Program

Trent Dupuy

12:10 - 1:40

Lunch - Legends Restaurant, Painter's Lodge (optional)
Session 7 - Chair: J. Blakeslee

1:40 - 2:10

The MaTYSSE project

J-F. Donati

2:10 - 2:40

The BinaMIcs project

Evelyne Alecian

2:40 - 3:00

A road map for the theoretical work of BinaMIcs

Stéphane Mathis

3:00 - 3:20

Exploring the magnetic fields of very low mass stars with spectropolarimetry at CFHT

Julien Morin

3:20 - 3:40

Coffee break / Poster Session (Discovery Room)
Session 8 - Chair: M. Sawicki

3:40 - 4:30

The ngCFHT project

Pat Coté et al.

4:30 - 5:10

Science with the SPIRou project

J-F. Donati et al.

6:30

Banquet Dinner - April's Point Resort, Quadra Island

Banquet

The history of the CFHT

Gordon Walker

Wednesday, 8 May

Session 9 - Chair: D. Simons

8:30 - 9:00

Subaru's Future Plans

Nobuo Arimoto

9:00 - 9:30

Gemini's Future Plans

Markus Kissler-Patig

9:30 - 10:00

UKIRT's Future Plans

Gary Davis

10:00 - 10:30

Coffee break / Poster Session (Discovery Room)
Session 10 - Chair: T. Contini

10:30 - 11:00

CFHTLenS and gravitational lensing

Ludo Van Waerbeke

11:00 - 11:20

The co-evolution of galaxies and their dark matter haloes from CFHTLenS

Mike Hudson

11:20 - 11:40

Passive and star-forming galaxies at z~2 as seen by CFHT

Liz Arcila Osejo

11:40 - 12:00

WIRwolf: A pipeline for calibrating and stacking WIRCam data

Stephen Gwyn

12:00 - 1:20 Lunch - Legends Restaurant, Painter's Lodge (optional)

Session 11 - Chair: D. Sanders

1:20 - 2:00

MegaCam RED & Super-CFHTLS: building on CFHT's strengths

J.C. Cuillandre et al.

2:00 - 2:20

New Filters for MegaCam

Else Starkenburg

2:20 - 2:40

A 4D superconducting MKID camera for CFHT

Luc Simard

2:40 - 3:00

Upgrading PUEO: Giving new life to a 1st generation AO system

David Andersen

3:00 - 3:30 Coffee break

Session 12 - Chair: J. Willis

3:30 - 3:50

The IMAKA project

Harvey Richer

3:50 - 4:10

Upgrading ESPaDOnS detectors for higher resolution performance

John Pazder

4:10 - 4:50

What future for CFHT?

Open discussion

4:50 - 5:10

Meeting summary

Jon Willis