Gaia Data Workshop
Heidelberg, Germany, November 21-24, 2016

Program

Monday, November 21, 2016

09:00 to 09:15

Welcome

09:15 to 09:45:

"Gaia: Mission, status, Data Release 1“ (Stefan Jordan)
PDF

09:45 to 10:30

"Gaia DR1 Catalog Contents" (Uli Bastian)
PPT

10:30 to 11:00

"The RAVE catalogue: radial velocities and stellar parameters for more than 250.000 Gaia DR1 stars" (Matthias Steinmetz)

Coffee Break
11:15 to 12:15

"TopCat and how to use it for Gaia" (Mark Taylor)
PDF - Script STILTS

Lunch Break
13:30 to 15:00

Accessing the Gaia Data (Markus Demleitner, Hendrik Heinl, Stefan Jordan, Grégory Mantelet)
Hands-on course in ADQL

Coffee Break
15:15 to 16:45

Accessing the Gaia Data
Hands-on course in ADQL continued

Coffee Break
17:00 to 18:30

Participants presentations

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

09:00 to 09:50

"Gaia Sky" (Toni Sagrista)
TAR (including an OpenOffice file + images + videos)

09:50 to 10:30

"The Gaia Service at ARI" (Grégory Mantelet)
PDF

Coffee Break
10:45 to 11:30

"The TGAS Catalog" (Daniel Michalik)
PDF - MOVIE (Gaia Scans) - MOVIE (Priors & Errors)

11:30 to 12:15

"Gaia in the CDS service" (Mark Allen, Thomas Boch)
PDF (1st part - M. Allen) - PDF (2nd part - T. Boch)

Lunch Break
13:30 to 15:00

Gaia in the CDS service (Mark Allen, Thomas Boch, François-Xavier Pineau, Arnaud Siebert)
Hands-on tutorial

Coffee Break
15:15 to 16:45

Gaia in the CDS service
Hands-on tutorial continued

Coffee Break
17:00 to 18:15

Participants presentations

Conference dinner

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

09:00 to 10:30

"Usage of astrometric data: Warnings and caveats“ (Uli Bastian)
PPTX (new version)

Coffee Break
10:45 to 11:30

"Gaia X-match options" (Alcione Mora)
PPTX - PDF (complementary presentation of P. Marrese during the ESAC Gaia Workshop)

11:30 to 12:15

"The Gaia Service at AIP" (Anastasia Galkin)
PDF

Lunch Break
13:30 to 15:00

The Gaia Service at AIP (Anastasia Galkin, Gal Matijevic)
Hands on tutorial

Coffee Break
15:15 to 16:45

Participants use cases

Coffee Break
17:00 to 18:15

Participants use cases

Thursday, November 24, 2016

09:00 to 09:45

"Machine Learning in Astronomy: A Introductory Review"(Avon Huxor)
PPTX - MOVIE (Tesla video)

09:45 to 10:30

"Gaia Photometry" (Claus Fabricius)
PPTX

Coffee Break
10:45 to 12:15

Participants presentations

Lunch Break
13:30 to 15:00

Feedback, Wrap up, Goodbye

Requirements

In the hands on sessions we will make use of some VO tools which we ask you to preinstall on your laptop. All of these require Java to be installed on your machine. If you have problems during installation, don't hesitate to contact us.

During the workshop you can connect to the WiFi either via your eduroam account or with provided login details you will receive as part of the registration process at the venue

Speakers in alphabetical order