2018 SESDA Conferences

American Geophysical Union (AGU) Meeting
Washington, DC – December 10-14, 2018

  • Orbital Opportunities for Coordinated Science with Parker Solar Probe, STEREO, and Solar Orbiter, Thompson, W. T., Kucera, T.A., Bale, S. D., Galvin, A., de Nolfo, G. A., Howard, R., and Viall, N. V.
  • STEREO Observations During the First Perihelion Pass of Parker Solar Probe, Kucera, T.A., Bale, S. D., de Nolfo, G. A. Galvin, A. B., Howard, R., Luhmann, J. G., Mays, M. L., Thompson, W. T., and Viall, N. M.
  • A Self-consistent Model for Coronal Magnetic Energy Buildup and Explosive Eruption, Dahlin, J., Antiochos, S., and DeVore, C. R.
  • Ion Acceleration and the Development of Turbulence during 3D Magnetic Reconnection in Impulsive Flares, Drake, J., Dahlin, J., and Kontar, E.
  • A New MHD/Kinetic Model for Exploring Particle Acceleration in Solar Flares, Drake, J., Arnold, H., Swisdak, M., and Dahlin, J.
  • A Computational Model for Exploring Particle Acceleration during Macroscale Magnetic Reconnection, Arnold, H., Drake, J., Swisdak, M., and Dahlin, J.
  • New Insights into the 10 September 2017 Mega-Eruption, Karpen, J., Kumar, P., Antiochos, S., Gary, D., and Dahlin, J.
  • Initiation of Biogenic Conditions on the Early Earth: Implications for Habitability of Earth-like Exoplanets, V. S. Airapetian, V.S. and Gronoff, G.
  • Signatures of Life from Terrestrial Type Exoplanets Exposed to Space Weather from Active G-K Stars, Gronoff, G., Airapetian, V.S., and Way, M.
  • MHD Simulation of a Superflare and Associated Carrington-Scale CME Event from the Young Sun, Lynch, B.J., Airapetian, V.S., Kazachenko, M., Lueftinger, T., DeVore, C.T., and Abbett, W.P.
  • Drivers of Atmospheric Escape at Close-in Exoplanets, Glocer, A., Airapetian, V.S., Kang, S.B., Cohen, O., Garcia-Sage, K., Danchi, W., Babakhanova, S., and Gronoff, G.
  • The Sun was likely not a Fast Rotator: Using Lunar Moderate Volatile Depletion and Solar Analogue Activity from Kepler Data as Constraints, Saxena, P., Killen, R.M., Airapetian, V.S., Petro, N.E., and Mandell, A.
  • A New Ionosphere Conductivity Model with Comprehensive Ion-Electron-Neutral Chemistry and Solar and Magnetospheric Inputs, Kang, S.B., Glocer, A. Glocer, Shim, J.S., Airapetian, V.S., Danchi, W., and Fok, M.H.
  • Power Spectrum Power Law Indices as a Diagnostic of Coronal Heating, Ireland, J., Viall, N.M., Bradshaw, S.J., and Kirk, M.S.
  • The SunPy Ecosystem, Ryan, D., Mumford, S., Freij, N., Ireland, J., Christe, S., and Shih, A.Y.
  • A Citation Study of Citizen Science Projects in Space Science and Astronomy, Odenwald, S.
  • “Engaging the Public with Planetary Science Using Hands-On Activities”, Staci Tiedeken
  • “Sharing the Scientific Process: Communications from an Icelandic Field Expedition”, Molly Wasser
  • Importance of Heliophysics Standards and Metadata Guidelines for Effective Data Analysis, Candey, R.M., Harris, B.T., Kessel, R., Kovalick, T.J., Liu, M.H., McGuire, R.E., and Roberts, D.A.
  • Accessing and Using GOLD and ICON Data Through SPDF Services, McGuire, R.E., Blitza, D., Candey, R.M., Chimiak, R., Cooper, J. F., Garcia, L.N., Gladney, C.W., Harris, B.T., Johnson, R.C., Kovalick, T.J., Lal, N., Leckner, H.A., Liu, M.H., Papitashvili, N.E., Roberts, D.A., and Yurow, R.E.
  • Turbulence in Earth’s Magnetosheath under Quasi-Parallel and Quasi-Perpendicular Bow Shock Conditions, Pollock, C.J., Barrie, A.C., Burch, J., Chasapis, A., Giles, B.L., Russell, C.T., and Strangeway, R.J.
  • New Developments and Applications of Helioviewer Project Services, Vorobyev, K., Ireland, J., and Connolly, R.
  • 1AU: Improving Accessibility to all NASA Education Resources, Mayo, L.
  • Empowering Diverse Minors to Learn Science with NASA’s STEM Innovation Lab, Ng, C., Cline, T., et. al.
  • Measuring Effects Across NASA Space Science Education Consortium Activities Using NSF Impact Categories, Davis, H.

MD Tech Connect 2018
Rockville, MD – December 6, 2018

National Association for Interpretation (NAI)
New Orleans, LA – November 27 – December. 1, 2018

  • Market Place of Ideas: A Resource Expo of NASA Earth and Space Sciences, Ng, C. et. al.

SPICE Consortium Meeting
Davos, Switzerland – November 13-15, 2018

NASA STEM Festival 2018
Berryville, MD – November 11-28, 2018

Forward Research and Innovation Summit 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico – November 10-11, 2018

NASA SMD Science Action (SciAct) Meeting
Lansdowne, VA – November 4-9, 2018

MMS Science Working Team Meeting
Leibnitz, Austria – October 22-25, 2018

Geek Girl Conference
Seattle, WA – October 27-28 2018

  • “Careers at NASA: From Mission Operations to Public Engagement” panel, Staci Tiedeken

Region 11 STEM Education Carnival
Dallas/Fort Worth, TX – October 21-25, 2018

Division of Planetary Sciences (DPS)
Knoxville, TN – October 21-26, 2018

  • Demonstrations at Planetary Data System Booths, Loftin, S.
  • 1AU (One Accessible Universe): A Program to Increase the Usability and Accessibility of NASA Space Science Education Resources, Mayo, L.
  • Girl Scout Badges: Engaging Girls in Planetary Science, Harman, Chin, P., et al.

Maker Faire 2018
San Jose, CA – October 18-21, 2018

Great Minds in STEM 30th Annual HENAAC Conference
Pasadena, CA – October 17-21, 2018

Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) Science Workshop
Ghent, Belgium – October 9 – November 2, 2018

  • The Role of Small-Scale Photospheric Motions in Coronal Magnetic Energy Buildup and Explosive Release, Dahlin, J., Antiochos, S., and DeVore, C.R.
  • Probability of Impact of CMEs from Active Stars with Terrestrial Exoplanets, Kay, C., Airapetian, V.S., and Lueftinger, T.
  • Energetic Particle Events from Active Stars, Li, G., Airapetian, V.S, Junxiang, H., and Zank, G.
  • Initiation of Superflares and Super-CMEs in Active Solar-type Stars, Lynch, B.J., Airapetian, V.S., Kazachenko, M.D., Lueftinger, T., DeVore, C.R., and Abbet, W.P.
  • Astrospheric Space Weather as a Factor of (Exo)Planetary Habitability, Airapetian, V.S.

Solar Orbiter Modeling and Data Analysis Working Group Meeting
Athens, Greece – September 26-28, 2018

SPIE Asia Pacific Remote Sensing Conference
Honolulu, Hawaii – 24-27 September 2018

  • Lidar measurements of CO2 column concentrations in the Arctic region of North America from the ASCENDS 2017 airborne campaign, Allan, G.R., Abshire, J.B., Riris, H., Mao, J., Hasselbrack, W.E., Numata, K., Chen, J., Kawa, R., Rodriguez, M., Stephen, M.

US-Japan Magnetic Reconnection Workshop
Princeton, NJ – September 3-8, 2018

  • The Role of Reconnection in Magnetic Self-Organization and Catastrophic Energy Release in the Solar Corona, Dahlin, J., Antiochos, S., and DeVore, C.R.

Solar Heliospheric and INterplanetary Environment (SHINE) Workshop
Cocoa Beach, FL – July 30 – August 3, 2018

  • Toward Common Ground in Heliophysical Particle Acceleration, Dahlin, J.
  • A Model for Coronal Mass Ejection Energy Buildup and Eruption Onset, Dahlin, J., Antiochos, S., and DeVore, C.R.
  • Tracing the Origins of the Solar Wind by Tracking Flows and Disturbances in Coronagraph Data, Thompson, B., et al.

American Association of Physics Teachers
Washington, DC – July 28 – August 1, 2018

International Astronomy Teaching Summit
Hilo, HI – July 25-27, 2018

  • Bringing Back Astronomy 101 Lab, Mayo, L.

Robotics Telescopes, Student Research and Education Conference
Hilo, HI – July 23-25, 2018

  • International Standards in Robotic Observing, Mayo, L.

Maryland Library Administrators Meeting
Denton, MD – July 17, 2018

NASA Kennedy SPACE Conference (SPACE)
NASA Kennedy, Cocoa Beach, FL – July 11-13, 2018

  • NASA STEM in Your Classroom, Garrison, L.

Astronomical League Convention (AlCon)
Minneapolis, MN – July 10-13, 2018

  • NASA’s Space Science Education Program and the NASA AL, Mayo, L.

Denver, CO – July 5-8, 2018

International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE)
Chicago, IL – June 24-27, 2018

  • Exploring AR and VR With NASA’s STEM Innovation Lab, Cline, T.
  • Connecting Ed Tech to Space Science, Cline, T.

American Library Association (ALA)
New Orleans, LA – June 21-26, 2018

  • Lessons Learned from the 2017 Eclipse: What Participation in Charismatic Events can do for YOUR Library-Panel, Ng, C.

District of Columbia Science Conference (SciCon)
Washington, DC – June 19, 2018

  • NASA STEM in Your Classroom, Garrison, L.

AstroViz 2018
Caltech, Pasadena, CA – June 13-15, 2018

  • User Interface and User Experience in Virtual Reality: Changing Perspectives, Stephenson, B.
  • Visualizations of Volumetric Datasets in Virtual Reality: Benefits and Constraints, Boyer, K.

Capital Maker Faire
Washington, DC – June 12, 2018

Escape Velocity
National Harbor, MD – May 25-27, 2018

Triennial Earth-Sun Summit
Leesburg, VA – May 20-24, 2018

  • Sensitivity Monitoring of the SECCHI COR1 Telescopes on STEREO, Thompson, W.T.
  • The Space Physics Data Facility (SPDF) Tomorrow: Principles, Challenges, Vision and Future Directions, McGuire, R., Candey, R., Bilitza, D., Chimiak, R., Cooper, J., Garcia, L., Gladney, C., Harris., B., Johnson, R., Kovalick, T., Lal, N., Leckner., H., Liu, M., Papitashvili, N., Roberts, A., and Yurow, R.
  • The Space Physics Data Facility (SPDF Today: Role, Data and Services for the Heliphysics Research Community, McGuire, R., Candey, R., Bilitza, D., Chimiak, R., Cooper, J., Garcia, L., Gladney, C., Harris., B., Johnson, R., Kovalick, T., Lal, N., Leckner., H., Liu, M., Papitashvili, N., Roberts, A., and Yurow, R.
  • On the Performance of Multi-Instrument Solar Flare Observations During Solar Cycle 24, Milligan, R.O. and Ireland, J.
  • Understanding the Usage of the Helioviewer Project Clients and Services, Ireland, J., Zahniy, S., Mueller, D., Nicula, B., Verstringe, F., Bourgoignie, B., Buchlin, E., and Alingery, P.
  • Tracking Flows and Disturbances in Coronagraph Data, Thompson, B. J., Attie, R., DeForest, C. E., Gibson, S. E., Hess Webber, S. A., Inglis, A. R., Ireland, J., Kirk, M. S., Kwon, R., and Viall, N. M.
  • SunPy: Python for Solar Physics, Inglis, A. R., Ireland, Bobra, M., Mumford, S., Christe, S., Savage, S. L., Freij, N., Perez-Suarez, D., Shih, A. Y., Oliveros, J. C. M., Hewett, R., and Reardon, K.
  • The Focusing Optics X-ray Solar Imager (FOXSI), Christe, S., et al. and 33 co-authors.
  • Magnetic Energy Buildup and Explosive Release, Antiochos, S., Dahlin, J., and DeVore, C.R.

Japan Geoscience Union Meeting (JpGU)
Chiba City, Japan – May 20-24, 2018

  • First Demonstration of a Coronal Mass Ejection with Self-Consistent Driving, Dahlin, J., Antiochos, S., and DeVore, C. R.

Maker Faire Bay Area
San Francisco, CA – May 18-20, 2018

3rd PSTEP International Symposium
Koganei, Japan – May 16-18, 2018

  • The Fundamental Mechanisms of Particle Acceleration during Magnetic Reconnection, Dahlin, J., Drake, J., and Swisdak, M.

Maryland Library Association
Cambridge, MD – May 2-4, 2018

University of Maryland Day
College Park, MD – April 28, 2018

Washington, DC – April 22, 2018

Solar Orbiter Team Meeting
Paris, France – April 16-20, 2018

Morgan State University Pre-service Teacher Conference
Baltimore, MD – April 10-11, 2018

“Environments of Terrestrial Planets Under the Young Sun: Seeds of Biomolecules” Symposium
Goddard Space Flight Center (GSFC), Greenbelt, MD – April 9-13, 2018

USA Science & Engineering Festival
Washington, DC – April 7-8, 2018

USA Science and Engineering Festival
Washington, DC – April 6-8, 2018

Awesome Con
Washington, DC – March 30 – April 1, 2018

Roadmap for Reliable Ensemble Forecasting of the Sun-Earth System
New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Newark, NJ – March 28-30, 2018

Sun-Earth Day
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY – March 24, 2018

Lunar and Planetary Science Conference
The Woodlands, TX, March 19-23, 2018

  • Sharing Science through Social Media: Lessons Learned from @NASAMoon and @LRO_NASA, Molly Wasser, et al.

National Science Teachers Conference (NSTA)
Atlanta, GA, March 15–18, 2018

Annual International Astrophysics Conference
Santa Fe, NM – March 5–9, 2018

  • Implications of Self-consistent Solar Eruptions, Dahlin, J., Antiochos, S., and DeVore, C.R.

MMS Science Working (SWT) Meeting
San Antonio, TX – February 26 – March 2, 2018

American Camp Association (ACA) National Conference
Orlando, FL, February 20-23, 2018

  • Mars Science and Exploration, Shupla, C. and Ng, C.
  • NASA: What’s Up in Your Skies, Shupla, C. and Ng, C.

Washington, DC – February 15, 2018

Origins and Evolution of the Solar System
State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz, NY – February 12, 2018

  • The Solar System from Birth to Death, Mayo. L.

Virtual Solar Observatory (VSO) Developers Meeting
Sacramento, CA – February 5-9, 2018

NASA Space Exploration Educators Conference (SEEC)
Space Center, Houston, TX- February 1-3, 2018

Innovation Collaborative Council Meeting
Washington, DC – February 1, 2018

SciAct Collective
National Harbor, DC – January 10, 2018

American Astronomical Society (AAS) Meeting
Washington, DC – January 8-12, 2018

  • Studying the Kinematic Behavior of Coronal Mass Ejections and Other Solar Phenomena using the Time-Convolution Mapping Method, Hess Webber, S.A., Thompson, B.J., Kwon, R.Y., and Ireland, J.
  • Total Eclipse of the Ballpark: Connecting Space and Sports, Molly Wasser
  • Eclipse 2017: Eclipse Across America Through the Eyes of NASA, Mayo, L.