International Conference on Solar Eruptive Events

Center for Solar Physics and Space Weather
The Catholic University of America, Washington DC

Scientific Program

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March 6 Monday

7:30  - 9:00     Registration and Poster Setup

9:00 - 12:45   Opening Session / Overview                                 Chair: M. Acuña
N. Gopalswamy
J. Convey,Provost
Welcome 15min
J. Luhmann Properties of Solar Eruptive Events Important for Space Weather Consequences: Solar Cycle Considerations 30min
J. Green Geomagnetic Storms From Solar Eruptive Events 30min
P. Bellaire Space Weather and AFOSR 5min
P. Evenson/K. Baker Space Weather and NSF 5min
G. Withbroe/A. Poland NASA's Living with a star  15min
10:30 - 11:00 Break
S. F. Martin A Technique of Forecasting Magnetic Field Properties of Interplanetary Coronal Mass Ejection 15min
D. Falconer Space Weather: Prediction of Coronal Mass Ejections from Vector Magnetograms 15min
L. Burlaga In Situ Observations and Interpretations of Solar Eruptions 15min
B. Vrsnak Solar Flares and Ignition of Coronal Shock Waves 15min
M. Kaiser Observational Evidence for Coronal and Interplanetary Shocks: The Workshop Events 15min

12:45 - 2:00  LUNCH & POSTER VIEWING

2:00 - 3:30   Filaments and CMEs I                                                 Chair: E. Antonucci
O. Engvold  Solar Prominences as a Pre-eruptive State of CMEs 30min
D. Rust The Necessity of Filament Eruptions 30min
H. Zirin  Properties of Solar Eruptions 30min

3:30 - 4:30   POSTER VIEWING

4:30 - 6:00     Filaments and CMEs II
B. Thompson Constructing a Global Pictures of Events Beginning With the Inner Corona 30min
B. Filippov A Limiting Height of Quiescent Prominences Before Eruption 15min
V. Rusin Speed (initial) of Eruptive Prominences 15min
K. S. Raman Effects of Spot and Plage Rotation in the  Triggering of  Flares and Prominence Evolution 15min
R. Moore Onset of the Magnetic Explosion in Filament-Eruption Flares and CMEs 15min



March 7 Tuesday

8:00 -  9:00  POSTER VIEWING

9:00 - 12:45  White Light CMEs                                                   Chair: J. Chen
R.  Howard Physical and Morphological Properties of CMEs 30min
O. C. St. Cyr Statistical Properties of CMEs 30min
E. Antonucci The Halo CME  Observed With UVCS/SOHO on April 29, 1998 15min
P. Subramanian Source Regions of CMEs 15min
10:30 - 11:00 Break
B. C. Low Solar Magnetism and CMEs 30min
D. Webb Using Halo CMEs to Study the Internal Structure of CMEs 15min
C. Delannee Are the EIT Waves Really Waves? 15min
Y. Leblanc The Complex Relationship Between Type II Shocks, Flares, CMEs and Shocks at the Earth, CME 15min
L. Taliashvili Catalog of Coronal Mass Ejections of 1994-1997 15min

12:45 - 2:00  LUNCH & POSTER VIEWING

2:00 - 3:30   SEPs and Shocks I                                                 Chair: M. Pick
E. Roelof  Are Solar Energetic Electron Injection Times Non-Simultaneous in the Corona? 30min
D. Haggerty Two Distinct Plasma and Energetic Ion Distributions within the June 1998 Magnetic Cloud 15min
A. Tylka New Insights into Solar Energetic Particle Events from ACE and Wind 30min
S. Kahler Energetic Particles and Coronal Mass Ejections 15min

3:30 - 4:30   POSTER VIEWING

4:30 - 6:00   SEPs and Shocks II
K.-L. Klein Coronal sources of solar energetic particle events 30min
I. Richardson Energetic Particle Observations Associated With the Workshop Events. 15min
S. Krucker WIND Observations of Energetic Solar Proton Events Down to keV Energies 15min
A. B. Galvin Ordinary and Extraordinary In-situ Composition of CME-related Solar Wind and SEPs 30min



March 8 Wednesday

08:00 - 09:00   POSTER VIEWING

09:00 - 12:45    Non-White Light CMEs                                 Chair: B. Dennis
H. Hudson Observing CMEs Without Coronagraphs 30min
Y. Hanaoka  Overview of Solar Eruptive Flares 30min
A. Sterling Evolution of Pre-Eruption Sigmoids into Post-Eruption Arcades in Suspected CME
Source Regions
J. Khan Transequatorial Interconnecting X-ray Loops and CMEs 15min
M. Ohyama Occurrence Rate of X-Ray Plasma Ejections 15min
10:30 - 11:00 Break
S. Akiyama Relationship of CMEs and N-S AR-interconnecting loops Observed by SXT and Nobeyama Radioheliograph 15min
H. Wang Comparison of Two Eruptive Flares 15min
L. Green Active Region Evolution in Association to Coronal Mass Ejections. 15min
I. Chertok Solar Large-Scale Chains Associated with a Number of ISTP/IACG CDAW Eruptive Events 15min
K. Hori Origin of Helical Coronal Disturbances From the Sun 15min
S. T. Wu Coronal Mass Ejection Induced Solar Interplanetary Environment  15min
M. Hesse The microphysics of magnetic reconnection in the presence of small magnetic shear 30min

12:45 - 2:00  LUNCH & POSTER VIEWING

2:00 - 3:30  Modeling                                                           Chair: B. Vrsnak
 S. Antiochos Modeling Solar Eruptions 30min
J. Chen The Erupting Flux Rope Model of Coronal Mass Ejections 15min
 R. Lionello Numerical Simulation of Eruptive Events 15min
J. Lin Eruptive Prominence Triggered by New Emerging Flux 15min
X. Gu 2D Quantitative Spectral Analysis of a Flare Loop System 15min

3:30 - 4:30   POSTER VIEWING

4:30 - 6:00  Solar Wind and IPS
J. Gosling CME-Driven Solar Wind Disturbances Far From the Sun and at High Latitudes 30min
A. Breen Multi-site Scintillation Measurements of Interplanetary CMEs 15min
P. K. Manoharan Interplanetary Scintillation Observations of Coronal Mass Ejections 30min

6:00 - 7:00   Refreshments

7:00- 10:00  Banquet

March 09 Thursday

8:00 - 9:00   POSTER VIEWING

9:00 - 12:45   Coronal  Shocks/Radio                                  Chair:K.-L. Klein
J. -L. Bougeret Solar Radio Emissions at Long Wavelengths: an Historical Perspective .30min
G. Mann Electron Acceleration at Coronal Shock Waves .30min
G. Dulk  Electron Acceleration by Shocks in the Corona and Solar Wind .15min
T. Golla Shock Associated Radio Emission in the Solar Atmosphere 15min
10:30 - 11:00 Break
M. Pick CME, Radiobursts and Accelerated Particles, New Results: .15min
E. Cliver On the Origins of Solar Metric Type II Bursts  .15min
M. Reiner On the Origin and Morphology of Complex Hectometric Type  III-like Radio Emissions Observed by Wind/WAVES .15min
J. Padmanabhan Radio Detection of a Rapid Disturbance Launched by a Solar Flare .15min
D. Odstrcil Propagation of Coronal Shocks in Fan-Like Magnetic Fields 15min
N. Gopalswamy Solar Eruptive Events with Interplanetary Radio Signatures 30min

12:45 - 2:00  LUNCH & POSTER VIEWING

2:00 - 3:00           Closing Session                                                    Chair:O. Engvold
S. Kahler Summary Observations 30min
D. Rust Summary Theory 30min
Publication plans 5min

Name Paper Poster # 
L. G. Bagala' The Eruptive Events on September 30, 1998 1
G. Aulanier Model Prediction for an Observed Filament 2
D. Berdichevsky Complex, Radio-rich Sun-Earth Connections: April 7, Nov  3-4, 1997, and May 2, 1998 3
V. Bogod The Long-term Non-thermal Energy Release on the  small-scale  Flux Level Detected at Radiowaves 4
J. Chen Acceleration of Coronal Mass Ejections 5
C. R. DeVore Magnetic Helicity Generation and Ejection by the Sun 6
J. R. Dwyer Composition of Solar Energetic Particle Events as Measured by ACE/ULEIS 7
V.G. Eselevich The Dynamics and Collapse of Antisunward Propagating Density Discontinuities ("blobs") in the Streamer Belt 8
G.D.Fleishman Millisecond solar radio spikes 9
A. Grebinskij Negative-Positive-Negative ("NPN") Photospheric Complexes as an Origin of "Sigmoid" Coronal  Structures. 10
M. Karovska Study of Kinematic and Morphological Properties of CMEs 11
K.-L. Klein X-ray Constraints on the Acceleration of Electrons at a Coronal Shock Wave 12
J. Krall Internal Structure of a CME: Theory and Observation 13
A. Lara Photospheric Magnetic Field Variations Related to Coronal Mass Ejections 14
G. Lawrence CME Masses at Solar Minimum 15
V.G.Ledenev On the Sign of Frequency Drift of Energetic Electron Beam Radio  Emission 16
J. Luhmann Large Scale Coronal Magnetic Field Reconfigurations and Eruptive Events 17
R. MacDowall Plasma Waves in the Vicinity of Shock-like Interplanetary Waves 18
W. Neupert Observations of Transient Activity in the Low Corona by EIT  Prior to and During the Launch of CME's 19
D. Odstrcil Triggering of Magnetic Reconnection by Shock Waves for Different Resistivity Models 20
J. Paez Catalog of Coronal Mass Ejections of 1994-1997 21
A. A. Pevtsov On the Role of the Chirality of Solar Magnetic Fields in Geomagnetic Events 22
S. Pohjolainen Large scale structures and changes associated with the 'halo'  CME on May 2, 1998 23
T. Sahla Directionality Analysis of Proton Flux Detected by SOHO/ERNE in June 16, 1998 Solar Event 24
J. Zhang LASCO and EIT Observations of a Fast CME at the Solar Limb 25
A. Shanmugaraju Analysis of Solar Type II Radio Bursts in Conjunction with Multi-wavelength Observations 26
M. Tokumaru CME Observations Using IPS Imaging Technique 27