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An international conference entitled:
Putting A Stars into Context: Evolution, Environment, and Related Stars
will be held on June 3-7, 2013 at Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University in Moscow, Russia.
Main Topics: A-star formation: abundances and chemical peculiarities of A-type and related stars in open clusters A-star formation: formation and evolution of discs and planetary systems around A-type and related stars; A-star multiplicity A-star formation: magnetic field generation Fundamental parameters, chemical abundances and inhomogeneities in A-type and related stars Magnetic fields in Main-Sequence A-type and related stars Pulsation in Main-Sequence A-type and related stars Rotation and hydrodynamical processes in Main-Sequence A-type and related stars Evolution of A stars off the Main Sequence: generic aspects, magnetism and dissipation of chemical peculiarities Evolved A-type stars in the Galaxy and beyond
Scientific Organizing Committee:
Gautier Mathys, JAO/ESO, Chile, chair
Maryline Briquet, Universite de Liege, Belgium
Margarida Cunha, Universidade do Porto, Portugal
Oleg Kochukhov, University of Uppsala, Sweden
Friedrich Kupka, University of Vienna, Austria
Francis LeBlanc, Universite de Moncton, Canada
Lyudmila Mashonkina, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Richard Monier, Universite de Nice, France
Olga Pintado, INSUGEO, Tucuman, Argentina
Hiromoto Shibahashi, University of Tokyo, Japan
Kazimierz Stepien, Warsaw University, Poland
Glenn Wahlgren, Catholic University of America, USA
Russian institutions organizing the conference:
Sternberg Astronomical Institute of Moscow M.V. Lomonosov State University,
Institute of Astronomy of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
Eurasian Astronomical Society.
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