Scientific Program - session GAL2
Diving into the outer halos of elliptical galaxies: clues to galaxy formation and evolution.


Wednesday 28/03, Parallel 7, 17:00 - 18:30

Observational results.
  • 17:00 - 17:15.  General review by D. Thomas (invited).
  • 17:15 - 17:30.  Crnojevic Denija: "Dissecting Centaurus A's outer halo through its resolved stellar populations".
  • 17:30 - 17:45.  Arnaboldi Magda: "Debris from disrupted galaxies in the Hydra~I cluster and the formation of intracluster light".
  • 17:45 - 18:00.  Coccato Lodovico: "Stellar population properties of outer halos of massive ellipticals".
  • 18:00 - 18:15.  Niraj Welikala: "Color gradients in galaxies out to z~3: dependence on galaxy properties".
  • 18:15 - 18:30.  Ferreras Ignacio: "Probing the dark matter haloes of lensing galaxies".


Thursday 29/03, Parallel 8, 10:00 - 11:15

  Models and cosmological simulations.
  • 10:00 - 10:15. Wilkinson David: "Determination of stellar population parameters from high-resolution spectral fitting".
  • 10:15 - 10:30.  Burke Claire: "Reconciling observations and simulations of the most massive elliptical galaxies since z~1".
  • 10:30 - 10:45. Font Andreea: "Modelling the dual nature of stellar haloes".
  • 10:45 - 11:00.  Oser Ludwig: "Inside-out formation of elliptical galaxies".
  • 11:00 - 11:15.  Final discussion.