VOSS2012a

Testo Titolo VOSS2012

Poster-VOSS2012

Topics:

Stellar structure and evolutionary phases, planet formation, stellar populations, stellar dynamics, dynamics of binary formation and evolution in dense stellar systems, basic principles of dynamical 2-body relaxation, Monte Carlo methods, direct N-body methods, globular cluster populations, generating simple stellar populations and simulation of star clusters by computer simulation, different ways of age dating clusters, theory of cluster formation, formation and evolution of Young Massive, stellar content within YMCs, linking star and cluster formation, mergers, spirals, dwarfs, escape from clusters in a galactic tide, proposal writing for telescopes.

List of Faculty

Douglas C. Heggie (Chair), University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
David A. Brown, S.J. (Dean), Vatican Observatory
José G. Funes, S.J. (Director), Vatican Observatory
Francesca D’Antona, INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy
Nate Bastian, Excellence Cluster Universe, Munich, Germany
Mark Gieles, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom

List of Alumni

Hayk Abrahamyan, Armenia

Biplav Acharya, Nepal

Eduardo Balbinot, Brasil

Lori Beerman, USA

Pablo Benitez Llambay, Argentina

Ivan Cabrera, Venezuela

Giannina Dalle Mese Zavola, Mexico

Miryam Paola Flores Sanchez, Peru

Vincent Hénault-Brunet, Canada

Nikolay Kacharov, Bulgary

Ia Kochiashvili, Georgia

Nora Lutzgendorf, Germany

Roman Nagy, Slovakia

Van Hiep Nguyen, Vietnam

Paola Oliva Altamirano, Honduras

Rhorom Priyatikanto, Indonesia

Zara Randriamanakoto, Madagascar

Sebastian Rojas Gonzàlez, Costa Rica

Sarah Smedley, UK

Andrés Suarez Madrigal, Mexico

Nahatai Tanakul, Thailandia

Sergio Vasquez, Chile

Nicolas Viaux, Chile

Ping-Fang Wang, Taiwan

Alice Zocchi, Italia