Program

Wednesday, 
September 18

Welcome Reception

7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Welcome – refreshments & hors d'oeuvres


Thursday,
September 19 

8:30 am – 8:40 am: Welcome/Introduction

8:40 am – 9:10 am: Invited Talk: Rebecca Bernstein, Overview and update on the GMT and US-ELT Program

Session I: Review of Baryon Cycles, Feedback, and Effect on Galaxy Evolution

9:10 am – 9:40 am: Invited Talk: Dusan Keres, Gas Accretion and Baryon Cycle over Cosmic Time

9:40 am – 10:10 am: Invited Talk: Thaisa Storchi-Bergmann, Feeding and Feedback of Active Galactic Nuclei

10:10 am – 10:30 am: Contributed Talk: Kristen McQuinn, Galactic Winds in Low-Mass Galaxies

10:30 am – 11:00 am: Coffee Break (light snacks provided)

11:00 am – 11:25 am: Highlight Talk: Sara Ellison, The Impact of Mergers and AGN on Galactic Gas Reservoirs

11:25 am – 11:50 am: Highlight Talk: Sean Johnson, The Relationship between Galaxies and the Circum-/Intergalactic Medium over Three Decades in Mass: From Dwarfs to Quasars and Massive Ellipticals

11:50 am – 12:10 pm: Contributed Talk: Aleksandar Diamond-Stanic, How do powerful outflows impact the baryon cycle? Clues from High-Resolution Spectroscopy and Imaging of Extreme Starbursts

12:10 pm – 12:30 pm: Contributed Talk: Stephanie Ho, Studying the Circumgalactic Gas Kinematics Using Both Observations and the EAGLE Simulations

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm: Lunch (provided)

 

Session II: Theoretical Predictions of Baryon Cycles and Feedback

2:00 pm – 2:30 pm: Invited Talk: Shy Genel, Following the Angular Momentum of Dark Matter, Gas, and Stars during Galaxy Assembly

2:30 pm – 2:55 pm: Highlight Talk: Joop Schaye

2:55 pm – 3:20 pm: Highlight Talk: Dylan Nelson, IllustrisTNG: Successes, Challenges, and Next Steps

3:20 pm – 3:45 pm: Highlight Talk: Claude-Andre Faucher-Giguere, The Cosmic Baryon Cycle in the FIRE Simulations

3:45 pm – 4:15 pm: Coffee Break (light snacks provided)

4:15 pm – 4:35 pm: Contributed Talk: Miao Li, What Do Supernovae-Driven Outflows Do to the Circumgalactic Medium?

4:35 pm – 4:55 pm: Contributed Talk: Jonathan Stern, Cooling Flow Solutions for Gas in Galaxy-Scale Halos at 0 < z < 10

4:55 pm – 5:15 pm: Contributed Talk: Paramita Barai, Galactic Outflows Driven by Supernovae and AGN Feedback in Cosmological Hydrodynamical Simulations

5:15 pm – 5:35 pm: Contributed Talk: Zachary Hafen, The Origins and Fates of the Circumgalactic Medium in FIRE

7:00 pm: Dinner (provided) + astronomy community discussion


friday, 
September 20
 

 

Session III: Observed Infall/Outflow Signatures and Changes with Redshift

8:30 am – 8:55 am: Highlight Talk: George Becker, IGM Enrichment at High Redshifts

8:55 am – 9:20 am: Highlight Talk: Dawn Erb, Tracing the Circumgalactic Medium with Integral Field Spectroscopy

9:20 am – 9:40 am: Contributed Talk: Serena Perrotta, Testing Cold-Mode Accretion in Quasar Host Galaxies at z ~ 2.3

9:40 am – 10:00 am: Contributed Talk: Thomas Cooper, Observational Constraints on Feedback from Reionization-Era Galaxies

10:00 am – 10:20 am: Contributed Talk: Alison Strom, Rethinking Metallicity: The Quest to Measure Abundance Scaling Relations at Cosmic Noon

10:20 am – 10:50 am: Coffee Break (light snacks provided)

 

10:50 am – 11:15 am: Invited Talk: Crystal Martin, Kinematics of Circumgalactic Gas

11:15 am – 11:40 am: Highlight Talk: Kate Rubin, Spatially Resolving the Small-Scale Structure of Circumgalactic Gas Flows

11:40 am – 12:05 pm: Highlight Talk: Smita Mathur, The Hot CGM around the Milky Way

12:05 pm – 12:25 pm: Contributed Talk: Jong-Hak Woo, Limited Impact of AGN Outflows on Star Formation Based on Low-z AGN studies

12:25 pm – 2:00 pm: Lunch (provided)

 

Session IV: Observed Infall/Outflow Signatures and Change with Galaxy Mass

2:00 pm – 2:25 pm: Highlight Talk: Erika Hamden, How to Observe the Faintest Diffuse Gas in the Era of ELTs

2:25 pm – 2:50 pm: Highlight Talk: Sebastian Cantalupo, Illuminating the Circumgalactic and Intergalactic Medium with the Help of Quasar Fluorescent Emission

2:50 pm – 3:10 pm: Contributed Talk: Alison Coil, A 100 kpc Galactic Wind Feeding the Circumgalactic Medium

3:10 pm – 3:30 pm: Contributed Talk: John Chisholm, Toward Observationally Motivated Galactic Mass and Metal Outflow Rates and their Impact on the Mass-Metallicity Relation

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm: Coffee Break (light snacks provided)

4:00 pm – 4:25 pm: Highlight Talk: Nicolas Tejos, Metals in the Intergalactic Medium

4:25 pm – 4:45 pm: Contributed Talk: Alison Noble, An ALMA Study of Gas-Rich Galaxies in z ~ 1.6 Galaxy Clusters

4:45 pm – 5:05 pm: Contributed Talk: Fakhri Zahedy, Probing the Baryon Cycle in High-Mass Halos

5:05 pm – 5:25 pm: Contributed Talk: Andrea Afruni, Cool Circumgalactic Gas of Passive Galaxies from Cosmological Inflows

5:25 pm – 5:50 pm: Contributed Talk: Yong Zheng, Direct Evidence of Inflows and Outflows in Low-Mass Galaxies in the Local Group

7:00 pm: Banquet Dinner (provided)


Saturday,
September 21


 

Session V: (In)Direct Signatures of Feedback

8:30 am – 8:55 am: Highlight Talk: Filippo Fraternali, Fountain-Driven Accretion: How Stellar Feedback Stimulates Gas Inflow in Spiral Galaxies

8:55 am – 9:15 am: Contributed Talk: Erin Boettcher, Tracing the Baryon Cycle in Emission at the Disk-Halo Interface

9:15 am – 9:35 am: Contributed Talk: Sanchayeeta Borthakur, Role of Starburst-Driven Winds in Shaping the Circumgalactic Medium

9:35 am – 10:00 am: Highlight Talk: Decker French, The End of Star Formation and the Evolution to Quiescence

10:00 am – 10:30 am: Coffee Break (light snacks provided)

10:30 am – 10:50 am: Contributed Talk: Roderik Overzier, Massive Inflows and Powerful Outflows in Local and Distant Starburst Galaxies

10:50 am – 11:10 am: Contributed Talk: Gregory Walth, Using Cosmic Telescopes to Explore Outflows in Dusty, Star-Forming Galaxies

11:10 am – 11:30 am: Contributed Talk: Johannes Zabl, Measuring Flows of Gas around Typical Distant Galaxies: MEGAFLOW

11:30 am – 12:15 pm: Panel Discussion

12:15 pm – 12:45 pm: Invited Summary: Timothy Heckman

12:45 pm: Lunch (box lunches provided)