The Star Clusters Young & Old Newsletter

A newsletter devoted to star cluster research linked to the WEBDA database

Edited by: Giovanni Carraro, Martin Netopil, and Ernst Paunzen


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Welcome to the SCYON Newsletter!

The mission of this newsletter is to help all the researchers in the field of star clusters with a quick and efficient link to the scientific activity in the field. We encourage everybody to contribute to the new releases! New abstracts can be submitted at any time using the webform.

The current last issue is # 66 (25th November 2015)
New abstracts submitted since the last issue are available in the preview.


forthcoming Conferences:

Globular Clusters and Galaxy Halos - Leiden, NL, 22 - 26 Feb. 2016
registration closed, contact the local workshop coordinator

From Stars to Massive Stars - Connecting our understanding of massive star & star cluster formation through the universe - Gainesville, FL, USA, 6 - 9 April 2016
abstract submission deadline: 1st December!

COSMIC-LAB: Star Clusters as Cosmic Laboratories for Astrophysics, Dynamics and Fundamental Physics (MODEST 16) - Bologna, Italy, 18 - 22 April 2016

The Role of Feedback in the Formation and Evolution of Star Clusters - Sexten, Italy, 18 - 22 July 2016

Multiple Populations in Stellar Clusters: Where do we stand? - Sexten, Italy, 25 - 29 July 2016

Star Clusters: from Infancy to Teenagehood - Heidelberg, Germany, 8 - 12 August 2016
abstract submission deadline: 3rd April 2016