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Science with the Submillimeter Array: Present and Future
November 4(Mon)-5(Tue), 2019
ASIAA, Taipei, Taiwan


Tuesday November 5, 2019
Polarimetry (Chair: Sheng-Yuan Liu / Kate Pattle)
09:00~09:30 Invited Magnetic field and Fragmentation at 0.1 to 0.01 pc scale
Ya-Wen Tang (ASIAA)
09:30~10:00 Invited The magnetic field of the youngest solar-type protostars
Maud Galametz (CEA Saclay, Astrophysics Department)
10:00~10:15 How do dust polarization observations of the SMA trace B-fields?
Chia-Lin Ko (NTHU/ASIAA)
10:15~10:30 On the effect of dust scattering opacity on the (sub)millimeter continuum spectra
Hauyu Baobab Liu (ASIAA)
10:30~11:00 Coffee Break/Poster Session
11:00~11:15 Understanding distributions of grain sizes and turbulence in protoplanetary disks
Satoshi Ohashi (RIKEN)
11:15~11:30 Polarization Observations with the upgraded wSMA
Ramprasad Rao (ASIAA)
11:30~11:45 Multifrequency polarimetric observations of blazars with the KVN, SMA, and JCMT
Minchul Kam (Seoul National University)
Time Domain Astronomy (Chair: Geoff Bower)
11:45~12:15 Invited Time Domain Astronomy with the SMA
Alexandra Tetarenko (East Asian Observatory)
12:15~13:30 Lunch
13:30~13:45 SMA Observations of AT2018cow: A Prototype for Millimeter Time-Domain Astronomy
Anna Ho (Caltech)
13:45~14:00 SMA and Chandra Views of the Microquasar Cygnus X-3
Michael Mccollough (Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian)
14:00~14:15 SMA observations of GRB afterglows
Yuji Urata (NCU)
Galaxies and AGNs (Chair: Satoki Matsushita / David Wilner)
14:15~14:45 Invited A high resolution view of nearby galaxies with the SMA
Maria Jesus Jimenez donaire (Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian)
14:45~15:15 Invited From our Galactic backyard to Andromeda's neighborhoods: broadening the horizons of resolved Giant Molecular Cloud science with the SMA
Jan Forbrich (University of Hertfordshire / Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian)
15:15~15:30 Exploring the ISM near and far with the SMA
Charles Law (Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian)
15:30~16:00 Coffee Break/Poster Session
16:00~16:30 Invited VLBI / EHT activities with the SMA
Keiichi Asada (ASIAA)
16:30~17:00 Invited AGN Studies with the SMA
Geoffrey Bower (ASIAA)
17:00~17:15 Molecular absorption line study in obscured AGNs
Dongjin Kim (Max-Planck Institute for Radioastronomy)
17:15~17:30 Brief Wrap up / Discussion
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