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Final Announcement
2007 Michelson Summer Workshop
Planetary Transits: Detection to Characterization


Hosted by the Michelson Science Center
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

The 2007 workshop will take place July 23-27 at the NASA Ames Conference Center, Moffett Field, California, USA

Workshop Agenda
Final agenda with downloadable Presentation Slides!!

Participant List

Financial Support
The financial support application period is now closed, and decisions have been announced.  If you have been awarded support for the workshop, you must abide by all rules in the travel guidelines:
Local Information
Includes Information on:
  • Workshop Site & Foreign Nationals
  • Hotels
  • Getting Around & Parking (including the workshop bus schedule)
  • Workshop Events
  • Food
  • Local Weather
  • Local Maps

General Michelson Summer Workshop Information
The 2007 Michelson Summer Workshop will consist of a series of tutorial discussions covering techniques related to transits and planet finding. 

This year, the workshop will be held at the NASA Ames Conference Center in Moffett Field, California. It will be held from Monday, July 23 through Friday, July 27 with an opening reception on Sunday evening, July 22.

Scientific Organizing Committee
Suzanne Aigrain (University of Exeter)
William Borucki (NASA Ames)SuperWasp
David Charbonneau (Harvard CfA)
Dawn Gelino (MSC; Chair)
Matthew Holman (Harvard CfA)
Sara Seager (MIT)

Mark Swain (JPL)
Kaspar von Braun (MSC)

Local Organizing Committee
Dawn Gelino (MSC; chair)
Yvonne Ibarra (NASA Ames)

Tom Greene (NASA Ames)
Kathy Golden (MSC)

Helga Mycroft (MSC)
Gerard van Belle (MSC)

Janice Voss (NASA Ames)

Important Dates

Useful Links

2007 Michelson Summer Workshop
NASA Ames Conference Center, Moffett Field, California 
July 23-27, 2007