Wittfest: Origins & evolution of Dust
October 10-12, 2010 University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio
A Dust Conference to Celebrate Adolf Witt’s 70th Birthday
WittFest: Origins & Evolution of Dust — a conference on Cosmic Dust on the occasion of Adolf Witt’s 70th birthday, celebrating a lifetime of contributions to the field. The conference will focus on understanding the origins and evolution of interstellar dust, and will highlight the many techniques and astrophysical environments in which Adolf has pursued this topic throughout his career.
  1. Dates: October 10 - 12, 2010: 2 1/2 days (Sunday-Tuesday afternoon)
  2. Location: University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
  3. Abstract Deadline: August 31, 2010
  4. Registration Deadline: Aug 31, 2010
The program, list of invited speakers, hotel and local information can be accessed through the links on the top of the page. Please keep the deadlines above in mind.
Scientific Organizing Committee:
Karl Gordon, STScI (Chair)
Geoff Clayton, LSU
Bruce Draine, Princeton
Doug Furton, Grand Valley State Univ.
Daniele Pierini, MPE Garching
JD Smith, Univ. of Toledo
Tracy Smith, SSI
Uma Vijh, Univ. of Toledo
Don York, Univ. of Chicago
For questions about the program or conference, email the SOC.