Image Credit: MPIfR Bonn and Hubble Heritage Team
Graphics: Sterne und Weltraum
Workshop Topics
  • Measuring magnetic fields
  • MHD turbulence
  • Magnetized processes
  • Cosmic Ray acceleration
  • 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 Thursday evening.

Organizers: Alex Lazarian, Vanessa López Barquero, Diego Gonzalez-Casanova, Danielle Nielsen
Dates: May 21-22, 2015
Venue: Room 2241
Chamberlin Hall
University of Wisconsin
1150 University Ave.
Madison, WI, 53715

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 "Astro" to receive the University rate.
Other choices: Hotel Red The Double Tree Hotel
Days Inn
Baymont Inn and Suites
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