Bay Area Exoplanet Meeting #23

December 1, 2017

NASA Ames Conference Center

Contact Tom Greene

AGENDA (pdf)
9:00 Coffee & Chitchat
9:30 The Final Kepler Planet Candidate Catalog (DR25) Jeff Coughlin (SETI / Ames)
10:00 Kepler Mid-Type M Dwarf Planet Occurrence Rates Kevin Hardegree-Ullman (U Toledo)
10:20 Exoplanet Occurrence Rates from Kepler: Exploring the Effects of Stellar Multiplicity and Reliability Megan Shabram (Ames / NPP)
10:40 The Search for Surviving Giant Planets Around White Dwarfs JJ Hermes (Hubble Fellow / UNC)
11:00 BREAK
11:20 Bayesian Inference of Hot Jupiter Radius Anomalies Points to Ohmic Dissipation Daniel Thorngren (UCSC)
11:40 Using Kepler DR25 completeness and reliability products in exoplanet occurrence rate estimates Steve Bryson (NASA Ames)
12:10 Updates on JWST, exoplanet meetings, decadal planning, and WFIRST Tom Greene & Bruce Macintosh
12:40 Lunch
13:40 WASP-47 and the Origin of Hot Jupiters Andrew Vanderburg (UT Austin)
14:10 Characterizing Earth Analogs in Reflected Light: Atmospheric Retrieval Studies For Future Space Telescopes Kat Feng (UCSC)
14:30 Small missions to detect and characterize planets in Alpha Cen A & B Eduardo Bendek (Ames)
14:50 Thermal Infrared Integral Field Spectroscopy with ALES Zackery Briesemeister (UCSC)
15:10 BREAK
15:40 Imaging Protoplanets: Observing Transition Disks with Non-Redundant Masking Steph Sallum (UCSC)
16:00 Mutual Inclinations of Circumbinary Protoplanetary Disks Ian Czekala (Stanford / KIPAC)
16:20 Classifying Kepler light curves using deep learning Chris Shallue (Google)
16:50 Wrap up and brief discussion of future meetings (March 16 and June 1 or 8 at Ames Conference Center) ALL

Tom Greene,
Dec 4, 2017, 3:10 PM