The summer school will take place between Sunday 13th to Friday 18th September. All the lectures will take place in the Kelvin Building in Room 323.

Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
09:00-10:30 Welcome (Dr Kontar, Glasgow) + Solar flares and solar activity (Prof Philippa Browning, Manchester) Solar interior and helioseismology (Prof Yvonne Elsworth, Birmingham) Magnetosphere and data analysis (Dr Robert Fear, Southampton) Solar Atmosphere (Prof Clare Parnell, St Andrews) Careers advice (Prof Ineke De Moortel, St Andrews)
10:30-11:00 Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee Coffee
11:00-12:30 Fundamentals of MHD (Prof Alan Hood, St Andrews) Ionospheres (Dr Marina Galand, Imperial) Introduction to plasma physics: gyration, drifts, plasma oscillations, EM waves in magnetised plasmas, elements of plasma kinetics (Dr David Tsiklauri, QMUL) Mesosphere / Thermosphere (Dr Ingo Mueller-Wodarg, Imperial) Exoplanets (Prof Giovanna Tinetti, UCL)
12:30-13:30 Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
13:30-15:00 MHD Waves & Instabilities (Prof Róbertus von Fáy-Siebenbürgen, Sheffield) CMEs, the Solar Wind and the Heliosphere (Prof Richard Harrison, RAL/STFC) Public engagement (Dr Alec Mackinnon, Glasgow) Small bodies; origins of the solar system (Prof Mark Bailey, Armagh) Depart
15:00-15:30 Coffee Coffee Coffee & Departure Coffee
15:30-17:00 Arrival Shocks, turbulence, particle acceleration (Prof Tim Horbury, Imperial) Magnetic reconnection (Prof Gunnar Hornig, Dundee) Excursion to Glasgow Science Centre Solar variability and climate (Prof Mike Lockwood, Reading)
18:30 Registration at the Pond Hotel
19:00 Welcome Dinner at the Pond Hotel Dinner at the Pond Hotel Dinner at the Pond Hotel Dinner at the Pond Hotel School Dinner at Balbirs