Programme Outline

In preparation

Confirmed invited speakers


Colin Snodgrass (The Open University, UK)  Exploring the next frontier: the Main Belt Comets

Jürgen Blum (Institut für Geophysik und Extraterrestrische Physik, Germany) The mysterious dust activity of comets

Carsten Güttler (Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Germany) A Rosetta/OSIRIS View on the Jigsaw Puzzle of Modern Cometary Science

Yuri Skorov (Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Germany) Dust activity of comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko: New Light on an old riddle?

Norbert Kömle (Space Research Institute AAS, Austria) Apparent inconsistencies in our understanding of cometary processe

Horst Uwe Keller  (Institut für Geophysik und Extraterrestrische Physik, Germany) Seasonal activity and production rates of 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Evgenij Zubko (Far Eastern Federal University, Russia) Can astronomical observations reveal the morphology of micron-sized dust and presence of super-micron dust particles in cometary coma?

Fernando Moreno (Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía, Spain) The dust  environment of 67P: Clues from in-situ and from remote observations

Cecilia Tubiana (Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research, Germany) The 67P dust environment from a multi-instrument perspective

Maria Drozdovskaya (Universität Bern, Switzerland) Volatile Links between the Earliest Phases of Star-Formation and 67P/C-G

Nikolai Kiselev (Main Astronomical Observatory of NANU, Ukraine) Polarimetry as an effective tool for studying the dust of comets

Michael S. P. Kelley (University of Maryland, USA)  Season-driven surface evolution in comets

Sergey Popel (Space Research Institute, Russia) Atmosphereless cosmic bodies (Moon, Martian satellites, comets) and dusty plasma effects