Image Credit: MPIfR Bonn and Hubble Heritage Team
Graphics: Sterne und Weltraum
Workshop Topics
  • Measuring magnetic fields
  • MHD turbulence
  • Magnetized processes
  • Cosmic Ray accelerations
  • Dynamo and Reconnection

Vanessa (lopezbarquer AT
Danielle (nielsen AT


The midwest is home to many groups studying astrophysical magnetic fields. Therefore it is advantageous to stimulate exchanges and collaboration between groups in America's Heartland.

Due to the growing size of the workshop, we have extended the meeting to one and a half days. Laboratory tours will be offered Monday evening.

Organizers: Alex Lazarian, Blakesley Burkhart, Vanessa López Barquero, Danielle Nielsen
Dates: April 28 - 29, 2014
Venue: Northwoods Room
Union South
University of Wisconsin
1308 W. Dayton St.
Madison, WI, 53715
Sponsor: Center for Magnetic Self-Organization in Laboratory and Astrophysical Plasmas
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Keynote speaker: Eugene Parker, University of Chicago

An informal discussion on magnetic reconnection to be held on Tuesday afternoon.

Registration is free and includes lunch on Monday and Tuesday.

Registration is now closed.

Recommended: Wisconsin Union Hotel at Union South
We have reserved a block of rooms. To reserve a room, please call 608-263-2600 and mention code "Magnet" to receive the University rate.
Other choices: Hotel Red University Inn
The Double Tree Hotel
Days Inn
Baymont Inn and Suites
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