JWST Master Class workshop

Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń

11 - 13 March 2020, Toruń, Poland

Program

The program of the workshop consists of 3.5 days of lectures and hands-on sessions organised as follows.

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

17:00-18:00 Seminar by Łukasz Tychoniec at the Institute of Physics about science planned by the GTO team on low-mass star formation
18:00-19:00 Poster session and snacks

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

9:00-9:15 Welcome
9:15-10:15 Introduction (mission status, cycle 1, proposal roadmap) - Agata Karska
10:15-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-11:45 Available proposal tools - Stephan Birkmann
11:45-12:30 Available observing science modes: imaging and spectroscopy - Agata Karska
12:30-13:30 Lunch break
13:30-15:00 Hands-on session 1: Exposure time calculator - introduction and exercises - Michael Mueller
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-17:30 Hands-on session 2: Exposure time calculator - exercises - Łukasz Tychoniec

Thursday, March 12, 2020

9:00-10:15 Strategies for imaging and introduction to the proposal tool - Agata Karska
10:15-10:45 Coffee break
10:45-12:30 Hands-on session 3: Astronomer’s Proposal Tool - Imaging - Łukasz Tychoniec
12:30-13:30 Lunch break
13:30-15:00 Hands-on session 4: Astronomer’s Proposal Tool - Spectroscopy - Michael Mueller
15:00-15:30 Coffee break
15:30-16:00 Available observing science modes: multi-object spectroscopy - Giovanna Giardino
16:00-17:30 Hands-on session 4: multi-object spectroscopy - Giovanna Giardino

Friday, March 13, 2020

9:00-9:30 Available observing science modes: Moving Targets - Michael Mueller
9:30-10:30 Hands-on session 5: moving targets
10:30-11:00 Coffee break
11:00-12:30 Hands-on session 6: time series observations - Stephan Birkmann
12:30-13:30 Lunch break
13:30-14:00 Parallel observations - Łukasz Tychoniec
14:00-15:30 Hands-on session 7: parallels - Łukasz Tychoniec
17:00-18:00 Public talk at Sala Mieszczańska in the city town hall - Agata Karska