Topics Included

  • Star formation and the cosmic matter cycle in the near universe (Laboratory, Observations, Theory & Modeling)
  • Solar System formation and the pre-solar nebula (Laboratory, Observations, Theory & Modeling)
  • Protoplanetary disks, debris disks and solar system (Laboratory, Observations, Theory & Modeling)
  • Stars, stellar populations, and stellar explosions (Laboratory, Observations, Theory & Modeling)
  • Reaching beyond our galaxy: from extra galactic chemistry to dark matter (Laboratory, Observations, Theory & Modeling)
  • Laboratory Techniques: Spectroscopy, Mass Spectrometry, Plasma, Imaging, Numerical simulations
  • Databases
  • Education and Public Outreach (EPO)

Subsections