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Conferences on Astrobiology

2006  |  2007

Jan 2-13
Nordic Winter School on Astrobiology
Sirkka, Suomi Finland
Jan 8-12
207th AAS Meeting
Jan. 10: Planets in Binary Star Systems
Jan. 12: From Hot Jupiters to Hot Earths
Washington, DC, USA
Feb 13-16
Chapman Conference on Exploring Venus as a Terrestrial Planet
Key Largo, FL, USA
Mar 1-3
Planet Formation and Evolution Studies: Various Approaches - One Goal
Heidelberg, Deutschland
Mar 26-30
4th Astrobiology Science Conference 2006
Washington, DC, USA
Mar 27-Apr 1
The Physics of the Sun: the Active Sun on your Active Desktop
L`Aquila, Italy
Apr 6
Eukaryotic Evolution
Warwick, UK
Apr 18-21
Life Here, There and Everywhere
University of Kent, Britain
Apr 24-26
Faraday Discussion 133 : Chemical Evolution of the Universe
Saint Jacut de la Mer, Bretagne, France
Apr 24-28
Strategies for life detection
Bern, Schweiz
Apr 25-28
Space Weather Week 2006 ( pdf of poster )
Boulder, CO, USA
May 3-5
Swarm First International Science Meeting
(Swarm = ESA 2009 Earth Magnetic Field Monitoring Mission)
Nantes, France
May 8-11
Origin and Distribution of Life in the Universe - a Nordic Perspective
Stockholm, Svenska
May 8-12
First International Conference on Impact Cratering in the Solar System
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
May 21-27
Planetary science: discoveries and challenges
Blois, France
May 22-26
17th Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
17th Conference on Biometeorology and Aerobiology

San Diego, CA, USA
May 23-26
2006 Joint Assembly
Baltimore, MD, USA
May 24-31
Advanced Telescopes and Instrumentation (SPIE)
Orlando, CA, USA
Jun 4-8
208th AAS Meeting
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Jun 6-9
10th Corot week
Nice, France
Jun 8-14
Impact Craters as Indicators for Planetary Environmental Evolution and Astrobiology
Ostersund, Sweden
Jun 11-16
20 Years of Nonlinear Dynamics in Geosciences
Rhodes, Greece
Jun 13-18
Penrose Conference: When Did Plate Tectonics Begin on Earth? Theoretical and Empirical Constraints
Lander, Wyoming, USA
Jun 25-29
AAS Division on Dynamical Astronomy
Halifax, Canada
Jun 28-30
First Light Science with the GTC
Miami, FL, USA
Jul 9-15
Penrose Conference on Arc Crustal Genesis and Evolution
Valdez, Alaska, USA
Jul 10-14
12th Conference on Cloud Physics/12th Conference on Atmospheric Radiation
Madison, WI, USA
Jul 16-21
Snowball Earth Conference
Ascona, Switzerland
Jul 17-21
The Planet-Disc Connection
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Jul 23-28
Maine Origins Gordon Conference
Bates College, Maine
Jul 24-28
Michelson Summer Workshop -- Frontiers of Interferometry: Stars, Disks, and Terrestrial Planets
Pasadena, CA, USA
Aug 28-Sep 1
Early Phase of Star Formation
Ringberg Castle, Germany
Sep 11-15
From Dust to Planetesimals
Ringberg Castle, Germany
Sep 11-15
Precision Spectroscopy in Astrophysics
Aveiro, Portugal
Sep 13-15
Speckles 06
Nîmes, France
Sep 17-22
6th International Congress on Extremophiles (Extremophiles2006)
Brest, Brittany, France
Sep 17-20
Pale Blue Dot III
Chicago, IL, USA
Sep 17-22
International Symposium on Recent Observations and Simulations of the Sun-Earth System (ISROSES)
Varna, Bulgaria
Sep 18-22
EPSC #1 - European Planetary Science Congress 2006
Berlin, Germany
Sep 18-23
Disks2000 - Workshop on Physical Processes in Circumstellar Disks around Young Stars
Vidago Palace, Portugal
Sep 25-28
Transiting Estrasolar Planets Workshop
Heidelberg, Germany
Sep 25-29
IMPRS Summer School 2006: Physics of the Interstellar Medium
Heidelberg, Germany
Oct 8-13
Divison of Planetary Science Annual Meeting
Pasadena, CA, USA
Oct 16-18
6th European Workshop of Astrobiology
Lyon, France
Oct 24-27
From Brown Dwarfs to Planets: Chemistry and Cloud Formation
Leiden, The Netherlands
Nov 6-10
Cool Stars 14: 14th Cambridge Workshop on Cool Stars, Stellar Systems, and the Sun
Pasadena, CA, USA
Nov 8-11
4th International TPF/Darwin Workshop
(held jointly with the Cool Stars XIV Conference (CS14))
Workshop Theme: Star-Planet Interactions and Implications for Habitability
Pasadena, CA, USA
Dec 8-10
Workshop on early planetary differentiation
Sonoma County, CA, USA
Dec 11-15
2006 AGU Fall Meeting
San Francisco, CA, USA
2006  |  2007

Jan 14-18
Fourth Symposium on Space Weather
Ninth Conference on Atmospheric Chemistry

San Antonio, TX, USA
Feb 19-Mar 3
Split International Winter schools of Astrophysics (SIWA) 2007: Extrasolar Planets & Astrobiology
Split, Croatia
Mar 5-8
ESO Workshop on Observing Planetary Systems
Santiago, Chile
Mar 16-22
Sixth Annual International Astrophysics Conference on Turbulence and Nonlinear Processes in Astrophysical Plasmas
Hawaii, USA
Apr 10-13
Dusty Visions: New Venues in Dust Research
Heidelberg, Germany
Apr 11-14
From Stars to Planets - Connecting our Understanding of Star and Planet Formation
Gainesville, FL, USA
May 14-18
Molecules in Space and Laboratory
L'Observatoire de Paris, France
May 27-Jun 1
Structure Formation in the Universe: Galaxies, Stars and Planets
Local information
Chamonix, France, USA
Jun 24-29
Extreme Solar Systems
Santorini, Greece
Jul 16-20
Bioastronomy 2007: Molecules, Microbes, and Extraterrestrial Life
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Jul 29-Aug 3
Radiation and Climate
New London, New Hampshire, USA
Oct 1-5
From Planets to Dark Energy: the Modern Radio Universe
Manchester, UK


30 November 2006
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