Invited speakers

KEYNOTE TALKS

NameAffiliationArea of expertise
Dr Antonio Montero DortaUniversidad Técnica Federico Santa María (UTFSM, Chile) Halo-galaxy connection.
Dr Mariana Penna Lima VitentiInstituto de Física, Universidade de Brasília (UnB)Cosmology
Dr Elizabeth Artur de la VillarmoisInstituto de Astrofísica, Pontificia Universidad Católica de ChileAstrochemistry and Star and Planet formation
Dr Miriam del Carmen Peña CárdenasInstituto de Astronomía, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de MéxicoPhysics of the Interstellar Medium
Abundances of photoionized regions (HII regions and PNe)
Dr Patricia TisseraInstitute of Astrophysics & Center for Astro-Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Católica de ChileComputational galaxy formation and evolution
MSc. Jose Benavides BlancoInstituto de Astronomía Teórica y Experimental &
Observatorio Astronómico de Córdoba.
Properties and evolution of galaxies and galaxy groups
Dr Gaspar GalazPontificia Universidad Católica de ChileSimulations of giant low surface brightness galaxies
Dr Thiago Signorini GonçalvesValongo Observatory, Federal University of Rio de JaneiroExtragalactic Astrophysics, Astronomical Instrumentation
Dr Karín Menéndez-DelmestreObservatório do Valongo,
Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ)
Nearby galaxies — insights into galaxy evolution
Dr Celeste ArtalePhysics and Astronomy Department Galileo Galilei, University of Padova, ItalyGravitational Wave Astrophysics. Galaxy Formation and Evolution
Dr Marcelo M. Miller Bertolami Instituto de Astrofísica de La PlataCentral Stars of Planetary Nebulae. Stellar Evolution
Dr Vladimir Avila-ReeseInstituto de Astronomía, UNAMReconstructing the Life History of Galaxy Populations from the MaNGA/SDSS-IV survey

HANDS-ON SESSIONS

NameAffiliationTopic of the session
Dr Priya HasanMaulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad, IndiaAstronomy toolkit 1.0
Dr Ignacio Araya,
Dr Nelson Padilla,
Dr Marcelo Rubio,
Dr Juan Magaña,
MSc Joaquín Sureda
Primordial Black Holes
Dr Marcelo LaresIATE – OAC, Córdoba, ArgentinaData Analytics
Lic Marcos Mazzini IFEG – UNC, Córdoba, ArgentinaCCAD
Dr Cláudio Filipe Vieira Gomes University of the Azores & CF-UM-UPGravitational Waves
Dr Martín MaklerStrong Lensing/Microlensing Modelling
Dr Mariano Dominguez,
Dr Federica Bianco,
Dr Rachel Street,
Dr Bruno Sanchez,
Rodolfo Angeloni
IATE – OAC,
 University of Delaware,
Las Cumbres Observatory,
Duke University,
Universidad de la Serena,
Time Domain Astronomy