June 8-12, 2014


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Alexandre ALARIE Université Laval  
Loïc ALBERT Université de Montréal, CRAQ, OMM Transit Spectroscopy of Other Worlds with NIRISS Onboard JWST
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Robin ARNASON University of Alberta Challenging accretion models for Very Faint X-ray Transients with M15 X-3
Etienne ARTIGAU Université de Montréal SPIRou: an overview of the science capabilities
Michael BALOGH University of Waterloo  
Rennan BARKANA Tel Aviv University  
Pauline BARMBY Western University Imagecube: an astronomical Python package for organizing and processing multi-wavelength astronomical data
Frédérique BARON Université de Montréal Search and Caracterization of Wide Binary Systems With a Very Low-mass Component
Pierre BASTIEN Université de Montréal  
Sylvie F BEAULIEU University of Waterloo Herschel Post Operation Phase: Archive and Data Processing
Samantha BENINCASA McMaster University Simulating Two-Phase Structure in the Interstellar Medium
Pierre BERGERON Université de Montréal  
Robert BERNIER Thirty Meter Telescope  
Antoine BILODEAU Université Laval  
David BOHLENDER NRC Herzberg  
Julie BOLDUC-DUVAL Discover the Universe Discover the Universe: We help teachers and educators teach astronomy!
Aaron BOLEY The University of British Columbia High-temperature Processing of Solids through Solar Nebular Bow Shocks
Ermanno BORRA Universite Laval Finding gravitational lenses, as well as very rapid intensity time variations, from the autocorrelation of intensity fluctuations.
Volker BROMM University of Texas at Austin The First Stars and Galaxies: The Run-up to the JWST
Denis BROUSSEAU Université Laval  
Ronald BUTA University of Alabama Comprehensive Galaxy Morphology and Classification from the Near to the Far Universe
Christian CARLES U. Laval  
Jonathan CARRICK University of Waterloo New constraints on cosmological parameters from the comparison of peculiar velocities with predictions from 2M++
Laura S. CHAJET York University AGNs: Line Width Distribution of MHD Disc Winds
Pierre CHASTENAY Université du Québec à Montréal Misconceptions in Astronomy
Mike CHEN University of Victoria Herschel and JCMT Observations of Dust Emission from the NGC 1333 Star-Forming Region.
André-Nicolas CHENÉ Gemini North Observatory Constraining massive star evolution from massive clusters
Stéphanie CÔTÉ NRC-Herzberg Canadian Gemini Updates
Benoit CÔTÉ Université Laval Stellar feedback in semi-analytical models of galaxy evolution
Simon COUDÉ Université de Montréal The Effect of Molecular Contamination on the Spectral Index of Emissivity in Orion A
Stephane COURTEAU Queen's University Validation of optimized population synthesis and investigation of isochrone consistency using Galactic globular clusters
Dennis CRABTREE NRC Herzberg The Productivity and Impact of Telescopes
David CRAMPTON NRC-Herzberg  
Alex CRIDLAND McMaster University Predicting the Chemical Composition of Exoplanets
Bryce CROLL MIT Ground-based Near-infrared Thermal Emission of hot Jupiters
Ivana DAMJANOV Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Compact Massive Galaxies at Intermediate Redshift
Alexandre DAVID-URAZ Queen's University/Royal Military College Beam me up, Spotty: Toward a new understanding of the structure of massive star photospheres
Timothy DAVIDGE Dominion Astrophysical Observatory  
Gary DAVIS Joint Astronomy Centre Au Revoir, JCMT
Anna DELAHAYE McGill University  
William DESCHENES Université Laval  
James DI FRANCESCO National Research Council of Canada  
Matt DOBBS McGill University  
René DOYON Université de Montréal  
Zachary DRAPER University of Victoria  
Laurent DRISSEN Université Laval  
Mike Tommy DUCHESNE Université Laval  
Patrick DUFOUR Université de Montréal Autopsies of exo-Asteroids with KECK/HIRES
Jean DUPUIS Agence spatiale canadienne  
Daniel DURAND National Research Council Canada  
Gwendolyn EADIE McMaster University Measuring the Masses of Galaxies: Tests of Bayesian mass estimation
Seth EPPS University of Waterloo  
Gregory FAHLMAN National Research Council  
Laura FERRARESE National Research Council of Canada  
Mike FICH University of Waterloo  
Gilles FONTAINE Université de Montréal  
Pierre FORTIER Université Laval Nouvelles observations de nuages moléculaires en hautes latitudes galactiques
Sarah GALLAGHER Western University  
Séverin GAUDET NRC-Herzberg  
Joern GEISBUESCH NRC-DRAO Studying the ISM in the CGPS with polarization gradients
Cynthia GENEST-BEAULIEU Université de Montréal Testing the photometric calibration of SDSS using white dwarf stars
Hoori GHASHOONI ROKHAMI Western University Determining Fundamental parameters of T Tauri Stars
Noemi GIAMMICHELE Université de Montréal White dwarf asteroseismology: probing deep into the interior of pulsating white dwarf stars
Percy GOMEZ Gemini Observatory  
Konstantinos GOURGOULIATOS McGill University Magnetic Evolution of Neutron Stars towards the Hall Attractor
Frederic GRANDMONT ABB Canada Laboratory Characterization of SITELLE, CFHT's new hyperspectral camera
Stephen GWYN CADC  
Patrick HALL York University AGN Reverberation Mapping with the BOSS Spectrograph and CFHT+MegaCam
Melanie HALL Canada Science and Technology Museum  
Dave HANES Queen's University  
Eduardo HARDY NRAO-AUI Chile The CCAT Sub-millimeter Telescope Project in the Chilean Andes
William HARRIS McMaster University The Night Sky Inside a Globular Cluster
Gretchen HARRIS University of Waterloo Dark Matter Haloes and Globular Cluster Populations: What's the Connection?
Craig HEINKE Univ. of Alberta  
Olivier HERNANDEZ Université de Montréal - OMM  
Jim HESSER National Research Council  
Yashar HEZAVEH Stanford University (KIPAC) Mapping the small-scale structure of dark matter halos with strong gravitational lensing
Clare HIGGS University of Victoria Nearby Isolated Dwarfs as Probes of Galaxy Evolution
Martin HOUDE University of Western Ontario  
Mike HUDSON U. Waterloo The co-evolution of galaxies and their dark matter haloes from the CFHTLenS project
John HUTCHINGS NRC Herzberg  
Christian ILIADIS University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Nuclear Astrophysics Experiments with High-Intensity Ion and Photon Beams
Ben JACKEL McMaster University  
Doug JOHNSTONE Joint Astronomy Centre The Evolution of Star-Forming Cores in Molecular Clouds: What we have learned through observations with the JCMT
Gilles JONCAS Université Laval Every thing you wanted to know about the formation of molecular clouds but were afraid to ask
Scott JONES Western University Measuring Polarization in OMC2 with the Four-Stokes-Parameter Spectral Line Polarimeter
Gandhali JOSHI McMaster University Substructure and Gas Clumping in the Outskirts of Abell 133
Issouf KAFANDO Université Laval Search for Vertical Stratification of Iron in Field Blue Horizontal Branch Stars
Prime KARERA Université Laval  
Ben KELLER McMaster University Superbubble Feedback in Galaxy Simulations
Lisa KEWLEY Australian National University Galaxy Evolution in 3D
Viktor KHALACK Université de Moncton New observations of 15 chemically peculiar stars with ESPaDOnS
Helen KIRK NRC-Herzberg Filaments and Star Formation
Markus KISSLER-PATIG Gemini Observatory Gemini Observatory - 2014+
François-René LACHAPELLE Université de Montréal Characterization of Low-mass, Wide-separation Substellar Companions to Stars in Upper Scorpius: Near-infrared Photometry and Spectroscopy
David LAFRENIÈRE Université de Montréal  
Denis LAURIN Canadian Space Agency  
Jean-Francois LAVIGNE ABB  
Sébastien LAVOIE University of Victoria Fourier Transform Spectroscopy, passive galaxies and new perspectives on cluster galaxy evolution
Karen LEE-WADDELL Queen's University / RMC An extremely optically dim gas-rich tidal feature in NGC 871/7
Kelly LEPO University of Toronto Lessons from the West African International Summer School for Young Astronomers
    Modeling the binary V Sge with Icarus
Colin LEWIS Queen's University Exploring the limits of DiskFit Photometry
Sophia LIANOU Western University Dust and gas in early-type galaxies
Catherine LOVEKIN Mount Allison University Behaviour of pulsations in hydrodynamic models of massive stars
Wlad LYRA Caltech - JPL  
Yin-Zhe MA University of British Columbia Detection of the missing baryons
Nicholas MACDONALD Boston University Through the Ring of Fire: A Study of the Origin of Orphan Gamma-ray Flares in Blazars
Erik MADSEN McGill University Pulsar observations with CHIME
Aisha MAHMOUD-PEREZ McMaster Photometric Study of the M49 Globular Cluster System
Steve MAIRS University of Victoria Synthetic Observations of the Evolution of Starless Cores in a Molecular Cloud Simulation: Comparisons with JCMT Data and Predictions for ALMA
Bernard MALENFANT Président Fondateur Astrolab du mont Mégantic  
Lison MALO CFHT BANYAN: Searching for young stars in the Solar neighborhood
Nadine MANSET CFHT PolarBase: a database of high resolution ESPaDOnS and NARVAL spectropolarimetric observations
Hugo MARTEL Université Laval  
Peter MARTIN CITA/Dunlap Institute, U. Toronto Quantifying polarized thermal emission from Galactic dust using Planck: a boon for Galactic science and cosmology
Thomas MARTIN Université Laval  
Pierre MARTIN University of Hawaii at Hilo  
Jaymie MATTHEWS University of British Columbia  
Aaron MAXWELL McMaster University From Cusp To Core: Shedding Stellar Light on the Darkness of Matter
Alan MCCONNACHIE NRC Herzberg Introducing the next generation of the CFHT: the Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer
William MCCUTCHEON University of BC  
Meghan MIHOLICS McMaster University The Size of Star Clusters During Galaxy Mergers
Stefan MOCHNACKI University of Toronto  
Angus MOK McMaster University Environmental Dependence of Molecular Gas and Star Formation in Spiral Galaxies from the JCMT Nearby Galaxies Legacy Survey
Donald MORTON National Research Council, Herzberg Program Solar Contributions to Climate Change
Ismaël MOUMEN Université Laval HII Regions of Barred Spiral Galaxies with SpIOMM
Jean-Michel MUGNES Université Laval Bayesian Statistics as a New Tool for Spectral Analysis: Application for Massive Stars Fondamental Parameters Determination
Norman MURRAY CITA Star formation in self-gravitating turbulent fluids
Daniel NADEAU Université de Montréal  
Marie-Eve NAUD Université de Montréal Discovery of a planetary-mass companion to a young M3 star
David NAYLOR University of Lethbridge SPICA/SAFARI: an update
Marie-Pier NEAULT McMaster University The centres of galaxy group dark matter haloes
Lorne NELSON Bishop's University On the Formation of the Hot, Bloated White Dwarfs Discovered using Kepler
Magdalen NORMANDEAU University of New Brunswick  
Evan O'CONNOR CITA Core-Collapse Supernovae Explosions
Vinicius OLIVEIRA Université Laval  
Alain OUELLET Canadian Space Agency / Agence spatiale canadienne  
Amir OUYED HERNANDEZ University of Calgary A unified nucleosynthetic site for the production of heavy isotopes and p-nuclei
Javiera PARADA University of British Columbia Formation of Blue Stragglers in a Globular Star Cluster
Laura PARKER McMaster University  
Harald PFEIFFER CITA, U. Toronto Numerical simulations and analytical modeling of precessing binary black holes
Serge PINEAULT Université Laval  
Andy PON University of Leeds; MPE Molecular Tracers of Low Velocity Shocks in Molecular Clouds
Farid QAMAR Trent University Environmental Effects on Interacting Galaxy Pairs in the SDSS
Simon RICHARD Université Laval Counter-rotating stellar populations in major mergers remnants
Harvey RICHER University of British Columbia  
Carmelle ROBERT Université Laval  
Fidele ROBICHAUD Université Laval  
Jesse ROGERSON York University Monitoring Broad Absorption Line Emergence and Variability
Benoit ROLLAND Université de Montréal Model atmosphere analysis of the magnetic field in cool, hydrogen-line white dwarfs
Laurie ROUSSEAU-NEPTON Université Laval Spiral galaxy evolution as seen with SpIOMM
Jason ROWE NASA-Ames/SETI Institute Confirmation of Hundreds of Extrasolar Planets, including an Earth-sized planet in the Habitable Zone
Jean-René ROY Université Laval  
Adam ROYLE McMaster University Properties of Galaxies in X-ray Bright and Faint Groups
Leslie SAGE CASCA Press Officer  
Marcin SAWICKI Saint Mary's  
David SCHADE Canadian Astronomy Data Centre  
Maximilien SCHIRM McMaster University Staring into the Whirlpool with Herschel: SPIRE-FTS Observations of Warm Molecular Gas in M51
Paul SCHOLZ McGill University The puzzle of low magnetic field magnetars
Ernie SEAQUIST University of Toronto  
Zachary SHAND University of Calgary Investigation of the feasibility of supernovae as r-process sites using the r-process code r-Java
James SIKORA Queen's University HD 35502: A Magnetic B Star Within a Triple System
Alison SILLS McMaster University The Early Evolution of Stellar Subclusters
Luc SIMARD NRC Herzberg The Thirty-Meter Telescope: Science and Instrumentation for a Next Generation Observatory
Doug SIMONS CFHT CFHT Status Report and Future Plans
Gregory SIVAKOFF University of Alberta Revealing Radio Emission from the Prototypical Dwarf Nova, SS Cygni
Warren SKIDMORE Thirty Meter Telescope  
Kazimierz SLIWA McMaster University Luminous Infrared Galaxies through the Eyes of Modern Submillimeter Interferometers
Locke SPENCER University of Lethbridge Spatial/Spectral Interferometry Technology Development in the Far-Infrared With a Laboratory-based Testbed Instrument
Gordon SQUIRES TMT/Caltech  
Nicole ST-LOUIS Université de Montréal  
Eric STEINBRING NRC-Herzberg  
Alex TETARENKO University of Alberta A New Perspective on Relativistic Jets in Galactic Black Hole X-ray Binaries: Bridging the Gap Between Radio and IR Regimes
Bailey TETARENKO University of Alberta The Modern Black Hole X-Ray Binary Database: A Comprehensive All-Sky Observational Study
Robert THACKER Saint Mary's University AGN feedback models: Correlations with star formation and observational implications of time evolution
Simon THIBAULT Université Laval / COPL  
Benoit TREMBLAY Université de Montréal MEF-R: Computing Photospheric Velocity Fields and Eddy Magnetic Diffusivities Using Vector Magnetograms and Dopplergrams
Howard TROTTIER Simon Fraser University  
Éric TROTTIER Université Laval  
Luc TURBIDE Université de Montréal  
Stephen TURNBULL University of Waterloo  
Marten VAN KERKWIJK University of Toronto  
Adrian VANTYGHEM University of Waterloo  
Andrey VAYNER University of Toronto Constraining the Causes of Dramatic Variability in Newly Emerged Quasar Outflows
Kim VENN University of Victoria Archaeology of the Stars
Gregg WADE RMC An all-sky spectropolarimetric survey of bright stars in support of the BRITE-Constellation mission
James WADSLEY McMaster University  
Rachel WARD McMaster University The Structure and Evolution of Unbound Star-Forming Molecular Clouds
David WILLIAMSON Université Laval  
Chris WILLOTT NRC Herzberg  
Chris WILSON McMaster University  
Rory WOODS McMaster University Modelling Radiation on Cosmological Scales IV: A New Hope (Method)
Boukari YAMEOGO University of Moncton Vertical abundance stratification of elements in the post-HB star HD 76431
Sherry YEH Subaru Telescope The youngest massive star clusters near the centers of galaxies