This is the SECOND
announcement of the Symposium:
"The Nuclear Region,
Host Galaxy and Environment of Active Galaxies:
A Symposium to
celebrate the 60th birthday of Deborah Dultzin-Hacyan"
organized by the
Instituto de Astronomia (UNAM), to be held on April
18 to 20, 2007 in
Huatulco, Mexico. The Symposium will cover topics
ranging from the
nearest environment of the black hole, to
the environment of
the host galaxies of AGN.
SOC: Virginia Trimble
(USA), Iraida Pronik (Crimea),
(France), Elena Terlevich (UK, Mexico),
(Spain), Irene Cruz-Gonzalez (Mexico),
Elena Pian (Italy),
Sueli Viegas (Brazil),
Dawei Xu (China),
Erika Benitez (chair, Mexico)
The venue of the meeting will be the Hotel
Gala Beach Resort.
The Hotel is located
in Huatulco, a beautiful beach town at the
Pacific Ocean. We
have made arrangements with the Hotel Gala
in order to have
special fares for people registered before
February 9th, 2007.
For further information please visit the WEB-page:
The organizers recommend all
participants to check the VISA-agreement
between Mexico and
the respective country of origin.
In some cases it is
necessary to prepare documents 3 months in advance.
For more information
you can visit:
in contributing to the Symposium are asked to
register and submit
an abstract summarizing their research. The
will select the participants among all abstracts
received, and will
choose the abstracts to be presented in oral or
deadline for abstract submission is January 5th 2007.
material should be submitted before the
abstract deadline, so
the organizers can make prompt decisions
Invited Talks (confirmed):
Suzy Collin ---
Luc Binette --- Dust
in Quasars: how it may affect the
UV energy distribution?
Jack Sulentic --- Our
Search for an HR Diagram of Quasars
Vahe Petrosian --
-Plasma around Black Holes
Megan Urry ---
Esko Valtaoja ---
Storchi-Bergmann --- Observational Review
Martin C. Gaskell ---
What Variability of Non-Blazar AGNs is Telling Us
Isabel Marquez --- Feedback between Host Galaxy and Nuclear
Paola Marziani ---
BLR in Quasars
Manolis Plionis ---
Active Galaxies's Environment
Steffi Komossa ---
--- Circumnuclear Starbursts
Please forward this
announcement to your colleagues.
Dr. Erika Benitez
Autonoma de Mexico
Original art work by Natividad
Amador (Juchitan, Oaxaca, 2005).