4th Summer School Program

The detailed program of the Summer School can be found here.

Lecture Topics

  • Global view of the Milky Way Galaxy
  • Dynamics and Kinematics/simulations
  • Accretion History
  • ISM/Star Formation
  • The Galactic Center

Invited Speakers

  • L. Athanassoula (Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille, France)
    "Disk Galaxies and their structures: Approach my simulations" - [PDF file]
  • T. Bisbas (University of Cologne, Germany)
    "Introduction to the physics and chemistry of the ISM" - [PDF file 1]- [PDF file 2] - [HandsON file]
  • J. Kauffmann (MIT Haystack Observatory, USA)
    "The molecular environment of the Galactic Center"
  • E. Ntormousi (Institute of Astrophysics - FORTH, Greece)
    "Magnetised fluids in Astrophysics: Techniques and Algorithms Introduction to RAMSES" - [PDF file] - [HandsON file]
  • G. Pappas (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
    " The central supermassive Black Hole of the Milky Way" - [PDF file]
  • S. Roca-Fabrega (Complutense University of Madrid, Spain)
    "A Perturbed Galactic disk: Minor mergers and inflows of primordial gas" - [PDF file]
    "Spiral Structures: Nature and comparison with observations" - [PDF file]
  • K. Tassis (University of Crete & FORTH, Greece)
    "The Magnetic Field in the Galaxy" - [PDF file]
  • G. Vasilopoulos (Observatory of Strasbourg, France)
    " A high energy view of our Galaxy" - [PDF file]