Advancing Plasma Physics from the Sun to the Earth
(A Workshop in Honor of Joachim Birn at 75)
Wyndham Main Street Station
Breckinridge, Colorado, USA
May 21-26, 2017
The workshop will focus on discussing recent progress and future problems in understanding plasma processes in the heliosphere.
Topics will include:
- Magnetic Reconnection
- Particle Acceleration
- Plasma Dynamics
- Magnetic Activity on the Sun
- The Solar-Wind-Driven Magnetosphere
- Plasma Theory
- Comparison of Theory, Simulations, and Observations
The Workshop will have two sessions per day Monday-Friday. Audience-participation workshop discussions will be mixed in with oral presentations.
Venue and Accommodation
The workshop will be held at the Wyndham Main Street Station in Breckenridge, Colorado.
The hotel is located in downtown Breckenridge and has a fitness club and heated outdoor pool.
The nightly room rates are:
- Studio $144
- One-Bedroom Condo $170, $187
- Two-Bedroom Condo $212, $229
- Three-Bedroom Condo $246, $272
- Four-Bedroom Condo $280, $331
Please contact the Wyndham Main Street Station directly at 877-474-3748 to make your reservations or email Annie Campbell to make your reservations. Please say you are with the SSI Conference. (Also, do not confuse the Wyndham Main Street Station with the Hyatt Main Street Station which are both in Breckenridge.)