KITP Program: Better Stars, Better Planets: Exploiting the Stellar-Exoplanetary Synergy
(Apr 15 - Jun 28, 2019)
Coordinators: Rebekah Dawson, Jim Fuller, Daniel Huber, Katja Poppenhaeger, and Victor Silva Aguirre
Scientific Advisors: Eric Agol and Joshua Winn

Time Speaker Title
4/15, 2:30pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/16, 9:30am Johanna Teske
Carnegie Observatories & KITP
Latest Exoplanet Results from TESS[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/17, 10:30am Dan Huber
(University of Hawaii & KITP)
Jim Fuller
(Caltech & KITP)
Working Group Brainstorm Session
4/18, 10:30am Aldo Serenelli
Stellar Models: Current Uncertainties and Limitations[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
04/18 2:00pm Scott Tremaine
Comets, unseen planets, and the outer fringes of the solar system[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Colloquium
4/19, 3:00pm All participants Bring-A-Plot Session
4/22, 3:30pm All Participants Organizational meet & greet
4/23, 13:30pm Pierre Maxted
Keele University & KITP
Precision stellar astrophysics with eclipsing binary stars in the era of Kepler, TESS and Gaia[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/24, 10:30am Mikkel Lund
(Aarhus University & KITP)
Ben Montet
(University of Chicago & KITP)
Kepler/K2/TESS Light Curve Tutorial[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/25, 10:30am Diana Valencia
University of Toronto & KITP
Planetary Interiors and Composition
4/26, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-A-Plot Session
4/29, 3:30pm All Participants Organizational Meet & Greet
4/30, 10:30am Tim Morton
University of Florida & KITP
How should we compute P({stellar properties}|{observational data})?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/01, 10:30am Dan Foreman-Mackey
CCA / Flatiron Institute & KITP
Gaussian Processes Tutorial[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/02, 10:30am Melissa Ness
Columbia University & KITP
Data-driven Stellar Properties[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/03, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-A-Plot Session
05/06 12:15pm Marc Pinsonneault
Ohio State & KITP
Reaching a consensus on the exoplanetary census[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
5/06, 3:30pm All Participants Organizational Meet & Greet
5/07, 10:30am Tim Brandt
Planets and Binaries with Gaia[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/08, 10:30am Alex Wolszczan
Penn State University & KITP
Planets in Peculiar Places[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/09, 10:30am Jamie Tayar
University of Hawaii & KITP
The Evolution of Stellar Rotation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/10, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-A-Plot Session
5/13, 3:30pm All Participants Organizational Meet & Greet
5/14, 11:00am Rebekah Dawson
Penn State & KITP
Chalk Talk Tutorial: Eccentricities from Transit Light Curves and Stellar Densities[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/15, 11:00am Adam Jermyn
MESA Tutorial[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
11/28 6:15pm Aomawa Shields
UC Irvine & KITP
The Climates of Other Worlds: Searching for the Next Habitable Planet[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Friends' Talk
5/16, 11:00am Eric Agol
University of Washington & KITP
Hamiltonian Markov Chain Monte Carlo[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/17, 12:30pm Thomas Prince
How Can ZTF Best Complement TESS?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/17, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-A-Plot Session
04/01-04 Conference: Planet-Star Connections in the Era of TESS and Gaia
5/28, 11:00am All Participants Meet and Greet
5/29, 11:00am Daniel Huber
(University of Hawaii & KITP)
Richard Townsend
(University of Wisconsin & KITP)
Asteroseismology and Gyre[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/30, 11:00am Jack Lissauer
Dependence of Planet Architectures on Stellar Properties[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/03, 3:30pm All Participants Meet and Greet
6/06, 11:00am Lauren Weiss
U of Hawaii & KITP
Multi-planet systems as laboratories for planet formation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/07, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-a-Plot Session
6/10, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-a-Plot Session
6/11, 11:00am Tabetha Boyajian
Stars and Planets[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/12, 11:00am Boris Gaensicke
Warwick University & KITP
Planetary systems and white dwarfs[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/13, 11:00am Douglas Lin
Stars and planets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/14, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-a-Plot Session
6/17, 3:30pm All Participants Meet and Greet
6/18, 11:00am Rachael Roettenbacher
Yale & KITP
Imaging Spotted Stars[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/19, 11:00am Elisabeth Adams
Ultra-Short Period Planets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/19, 11:45am Brian Jackson
Boise State
The Weather on Distant Worlds[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/20, 11:00am Svetlana Berdyugina
Magic of Inversions: How to resolve surfaces of pointlike stars and exoplanets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/21, 3:30pm All Participants Bring-a-Plot

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