February 2012, 27 / 29 - Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris

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Monday february 27
08:30-09:30 Registration and breakfast
09:30-09:35 L. Vigroux: Welcome speech; F. Iocco, practical information
09:35-10:00 M. Spite The cosmic lithium problem. One observer's perspective slide
10:00-10:30 L. Sbordone Lithium abundances in extremely metal poor turn-off stars slide
10:30-11:00 S.G. Ryan The reliance of lithium abundances and isotopes on troublesome stellar atmospheres slide
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-12:00 W. Aoki Li abundances in very metal-poor, main-sequence turn-off stars slide
12:00-12:30 J. Melendez Depletion signatures in the Spite plateau: new insights from UVES data slide
12:30-12:45 P.E. Nissen Lithium abundances in high- and low-alpha halo stars slide
12:45-13:00 M. Adamow Lithium Abundances for 1000 Evolved Stars slide
Lunch Break
14:30-15:00 C. Howk Lithium in the Interstellar Medium: an Independent Probe of Lithium Evolution slide
15:00-15:30 C.Charbonnel Lithium processing in stars: Diagnostics for stellar structure and evolution slide
15:30-16:00 O.Richard Atomic diffusion and lithium processing in old metal poor stars slide
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
16:30-16:45 H. Lau Lithium production in SAGB stars slide
16:45-17:00 S. Uttenthaler Lithium destruction and production observed in red giant stars slide
17:00-18:00 Poster presentations (2' oral for each poster, no questions)
18:00-19:30 Poster session with wine and cheese

Tuesday february 28
09:30-10:00 A. Korn Shedding light on lithium evolution: the globular-cluster perspective slide
10:00-10:15 L. Monaco The Lithium content in the globular clusters M4 and Omega Centauri slide
10:15-10:30 A. Koch

A super-Li rich turnoff star in NGC 6397 - the puzzle persists slide
10:30-10:45 A. Mucciarelli
Giant reveal what dwarf conceal: Li abundance in lower RGB stars slide
10:45-11:00 F. Primas Lithium in dwarf spheroidals of the Local Group slide
11:00-11:15 X. Fu The discovery of 13 lithium-rich red giants in Milky Way dwarf satellite galaxies slide
11:15-11:45 Coffee Break
11:45-12:00 E. Skillman The Primordial He abundance: No Problem slide
12:00-12:30 K. Lind Li depletion in halo stars slide
12:30-13:00 M. Steffen Li detection in metal-poor stars: can 3D model atmospheres solve the second lithium problem? slide
Lunch Break
15:00-17:00 Round Table
20:00 Social Event

Wednesday february 29
09:45-10:15 A. Coc Nuclear Reactions in Big Bang Nucleosynthesis slide
10:15-10:45 K. Olive Exotic BBN slide
10:45-11:15 Coffee Break
11:15-11:45 T. Kajino Exotic BBN slide
11:45-12:15 B. Fields Cosmic-Ray Synthesis of Lithium slide
12:15-12:45 F. Iocco  Conclusions slide

Click here for a downloadable version of the program and here for the poster abstract booklet

Conference proceedings will appear in Memorie della Società Astronomica Italiana Supplementi (in english, of course). Allotted space is 10 pages for invited talks and 8 pages for contributed talks and posters.