The Arecibo Legacy Fast ALFA Survey

Undergraduate ALFALFA Team Summer 2009
Union College Mini-Conference and Groups Telecon

July 29, 2009

Team members from Siena, Skidmore and Union met at Union.

Group photo.

Others from Cornell, Georgia Southern, Humboldt, and Lafayette joined by telecon.





  9:30 am Coffee and Pastries  
  9:45 am All Welcome and Introductions
  9:50 am Becky (Union) Galaxies in the Universe: Properties and Distribution
10:15 am Rose (Siena) Environmental Effects on Galaxy Evolution
10:45 am Break  
11:00 am Mary (Skidmore) Methods to Determine Group Membership
11:20 am Jake and Michael (Skidmore) Environmental Indices for Galaxies Near MKW 11
11:35 am Siena Team 1 Methods to Determine Stellar Mass
11:50 am Siena Team 2 K-Corrections
12:10 pm Lunch  
1:10 pm Noch (Union) Properties of NGC 5846
1:25 pm Becky (Union) HI Content of Clusters and Groups: HI Deficiency and Some Virgo Cluster Results
1:40 pm Becky (Union) Schuyler Smith's new ALFALFA Utilities
1:45 pm Break  
2:00 pm UAT Groups Telecon  
3:00 pm UAT Groups Science Discussion Faculty Telecon
Students Tour Union
4:30 pm Dinner  

Last modified: Thu Jul 30 12:30:08 EDT 2009 by becky