KITP Program: The Theory and Observation of Exoplanets (January 25 - May 28, 2010)
Coordinators: Adam Burrows, Kristen Menou, David J. Stevenson

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Time Speaker Title
1/25, 10:00 a.m. All Organizational Meeting
1/28, 11:00 a.m. Adam Burrows
(Princeton & KITP)
Kristen Menou
(Columbia & KITP)
Program Opening Discussion[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/28, 1:30 p.m. Maciej Konacki
Polish Academy & KITP
The Radial Velocity TATOOINE Search for Circumbinary Planets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/28, 2:30 p.m. Stéphane Udry
Geneva Univ. & KITP
Current Census of the Low-Mass Planet Population[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/29, 11:00 a.m. Ian Dobbs-Dixon
McGill Univ. & KITP
Radiation Hydrodynamics of Irradiated Gas Giants[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/29, 1:30 p.m. Emily Rauscher
Developing General Circulation Models for Hot Jupiters[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
02/01, 12:15 p.m. Kristen Menou
Columbia & KITP
How Unusual Is Our Solar System?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
2/02, 11:00 a.m. Gordon Ogilvie
Univ. of Cambridge & KITP
Mechanisms Of Tidal Dissipation in Planet-Star Interactions[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/02, 1:30 p.m. Rosemary Mardling
Monash Univ. & KITP
Q-based Models and Their Use[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/04, 11:00 a.m. Dong Lai
Dynamical Tides in Exotic Stellar Binaries[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/04, 1:30 p.m. Daniel Fabrycky
Harvard, CfA & KITP
Tidal Influence on Orbital Dynamics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/09, 11:00 a.m. Wes Traub
Finding an Earth via Astrometry and Radial Velocity[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/09, 1:30 p.m. Stéphane Udry
Geneva Univ. & KITP
Earth-mass Planets with Radial Velocity Methods[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/16, 11:00 a.m. Alex Wolszczan
Penn State & KITP
Radio Detection of Exoplanets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/16, 1:30 p.m. Ray Jayawardhana
Univ. of Toronto & KITP
Characterizing Hot Jupiters From the Ground
2/18, 11:00 a.m. Douglas Lin
Modeling Planet Populations I[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/18, 1:30 p.m. Ed Thommes
Univ. Guelph & KITP
Modeling Planet Populations II: Interactions and Distant Giant Planets[Slides][Podcast][Vid][Aud][Cam]
2/23, 1:30 p.m. Susanne Pfalzner
Univ. Cologne & KITP
The Influence Of The Cluster Environment On Star-Disc Systems[Slides][Podcast][Vid][Aud][Cam]
2/25, 1:30 p.m. Christophe Sotin
Super-Earths vs. Mini-Neptunes: Can We Tell The Difference?[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/02, 1:30 p.m. Shigeru Ida
Tokyo Tech. & KITP
Formation of Non-Resonant, Multiple, Close-In Super-Earth Systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/04, 1:30 p.m. Heather Knutson
UC Berkeley & KITP
An Observer's Perspective on Circulation in Hot Jupiter Atmospheres
3/09, 1:30 p.m. Bradley Hansen
Empirical Calibration of Tidal Qs[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/11, 1:30 p.m. Jean-Michel Désert
Harvard, CfA & KITP
Observations of Hot Jupiter Evaporation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/16, 1:30 p.m. Travis Barman
Lowell Obs. & KITP
Observations and Models for the Young Exoplanet HR 8799 b
3/18, 1:30 p.m. Karl Stapelfeldt
Debris Disk Clues to Nearby Exoplanets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/23, 1:30 p.m. John Johnson
Stellar Mass Matters[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/25, 1:30 p.m. Christoph Mordasini
Planetary Population Synthesis - Comparing Theory and Observation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/29-4/2 Conference: Exoplanets Rising: Astronomy and Planetary Science at the Crossroads
4/06, 1:30 p.m. Melvyn Davies
Lund Univ. & KITP
How Stellar Encounters Affect Planetary Systems[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
04/07, 8:00 p.m. Adam Burrows
Princeton & KITP
The New Century of Exoplanets[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Public Lecture
4/13, 1:30 p.m. Margaret Pan
Revisiting the (RV) Exoplanet Eccentricity Distribution[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/20, 1:30 p.m. Eric Ford
Univ. Florida & KITP
Secular Evolution of Multiple Planet Systems and Implications for the Planet Scattering Model[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/22, 1:30 p.m. James Cho
Univ. London & KITP
Baroclinic Instability on Extrasolar Planets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/06, 2:00 p.m. Konstantin Batygin
Dave Stevenson
(Caltech & KITP)
Inflating Hot Jupiters with Ohmic Dissipation[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/11, 2:00 p.m. Fred Adams
Univ. of Michigan & KITP
The Birth Environment of the Sun[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/18-19 Mini-Workshop: Exoplanet Science Measurements from Solar System Probes
5/20, 2:00 p.m. Neal Turner
Caltech/ JPL
Where Planets Form: The Dead Zone in Protostellar Disks[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
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