Seminars & Conferences


Selected Invited Lectures/talks and Colloquia 

2019

Investigating planetary atmospheres in our own Solar System and beyond: Advances and Perspectives. Symposium Remote Sensing of Planetary Atmospheres. Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG) Spring Meeting. MünchenInvited.

2017 

Tracing the Gas Composition of Titan's Atmosphere with Herschel: Advances and Discoveries, Ginzburg Centennial Conference on Physics, Moscow, Russia. Invited.

2016

Tracing the Oxygen-related Gas Composition of Titan´s Atmosphere with Herschel. ESA/ESTEC, Holland


2015

Trans-Neptunian Objects: recent Advances, Synergy from ground and space-based observations, and Perspectives, Ground and space observatories: a joint venture to planetary science, Santiago de Chile. Invited

La extraña química de la atmósfera de Titán vista con el Observatorio Espacial Herschel, Seminar at the Center of Physics, the Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research, Caracas, Venezuela. March 2015 

2013

Tracing the Gas Composition of Titan's Atmosphere with Herschel : Advances and Discoveries, The Universe Explored by Herschel, ESA/ESTEC, Noordwijk. Plenary 

Tracing the gas composition of Titan's atmosphere with Herschel: Advances and Discoveries, Planetenseminar, Max-Planck-Institut für Sonnensystemforschung, Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany 

2011

Observing our Solar System with the Eyes of Herschel. Cosmology Seminar Series, FSU Physics Department, Florida, USA -via live streaming-

El Sistema Solar Visto por el Telescopio Espacial Herschel. Primer Especial 50 Aniversario Planetario Humboldt. Caracas, Venezuela

2010

Observing our Solar System with the eyes of Herschel, Les Jeudis des Sciences, Genenal Colloquium, Université du Luxemburg

2009

Tracing High Energy Radiation with Molecular Lines Emitted by the Deeply Embedded Protostar L1634, 4th International Sakharov Conference on Physics, Moscow, Russia. Invited.

2008

A new peculiar Class 0 object in Lupus 3, AIU Jena, Invited Astro-Kolloquium

The Terminal Velocity of the Deep Impact Dust Ejecta, AIU Jena, Invited Astro-Kolloquium

2007

The terminal velocity of the Deep Impact dust ejecta, IGEP TU Braunschweig, Germany

Observacion y Modelaje de Embriones Estelares, CIDA, Merida, Venezuela. February 2007

2005

Searching for Embryonaric Suns, MPS Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany

Protostellar Baby Booms in Perseus and Orion, MPIfR Bonn, Germany

2004

Globular Clusters and Class 0 sources in the Milky Way: the oldest and youngest stellar populations, University of Innsbruck, Austria

Protostellar Baby Booms in Perseus and Orion, TLS Tautenburg, Germany

The unveiling life of stellar Embryos, Friedrich-Schiller Universitaet, Jena, Germany 

2003

The Initial Conditions of the Star Formation, Friedrich-Schiller Universitaet, Jena, Germany 

Determination of the age of Globular Clusters from Colour-Magnitude Diagrams, Friedrich- Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany

2002

Determination of physical properties of Class-0 sources derived from submillimetre continuum images, MPE Garching, Germany 

Physics of Class 0 sources, CIDA, Mérida, Venezuela

2000

The determination of the age of Globular Clusters from Colour-Magnitude-Diagrams, Universidad de Los Andes, Mérida, Venezuela 

1999

The age of Globular Clusters: a statistical approach, TLS Tautenburg, Germany

1995

Caustics of plane curves on Hidrodynamic Waves Studies, Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela 


Scientific Meetings/Participation

◉ Tackling the Complexities of Substellar Objects: From Brown Dwarfs to (exo-)Planets. Lorentz Centre, Leiden  Netherlands. 10-14 February 2020 (1 Poster)


ARIEL: Science, Mission & Community 2020. ESA/ESTEC, Noorwidjk, Netherlands. 14-16 January 2020 (1 Poster)

Poster: Chemical compositions of atmospheres of planets of the Solar System from spectroscopy


EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting 2019Centre International de Conférences de Genève (CICG) | Geneva, Switzerland. 15–20 September 2019 (1 Poster)

Exoplanet Diversity, SPP 1992 All-hands-on-deck Meeting 2019, 04.09.-06.09.2019  Hamburg, Germany (1 Talk)

Talk: Advances in characterizing exoplanetary atmospheres and interiors 

16th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2019, Singapore. August 2019 (1 Talk and 1 Poster).

Talk: HCN Submillimetre Remote Sensing of Titan's Atmosphere with the APEX and IRAM 30m Telescopes

Herschel Ten Years After Launch: Science and Celebration, 13-14 May 2019, ESAC, Villafranca del Castillo, Madrid, Spain (1 Talk)

Talk: Tracing the Gas Composition of Titan´s atmosphere with Herschel and ground-based telescopes


Symposium Remote Sensing of Planetary Atmospheres. Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG) Spring Meeting. München, 17 - 22 March 2019. (Invited Talk).

Talk: Investigating planetary atmospheres in our own Solar System and beyond: Advances and Perspectives

European Planetary Science Congress 2018. 16–21 September 2018. Berlin, Germany (2 talks)

Talk 1:Spectral Scan and Line Catalogue of the Martian Atmosphere from Herschel/HIFI Observations

Talk 2: Creating music from astronomical/planetary data: Herschel/PACS data sonification of Haumea

◉15th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2018, Honolulu, USA. June 2018 (1 Talk and 1 Poster).    

Talk 1: Spectral Scans and Line Catalogue of the Martian Atmosphere from Herschel/HIFI observations

◉Exoplanet Diversity, SPP 1992. Kick-Off Meeting, 27.02-01.02.2018, Berlin, Germany (1 Talk)

Talk: They key physical-chemical processes determining the Composition and Temperature of (exo)planetary atmospheres 

 AG 2017: the many scales of the Universe, September 18-22, Göttingen, Germany


◉14th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2017, Singapore. August 2017 (1 Talk and 1 Poster).

Talk: Tracing the Composition of Titan Stratosphere at Far-IR and Submm wavelengths: a successful case of study of cross-comparisons between ground and space-based platforms

◉Ginzburg Centennial Conference on Physics; Lebedev Institute, Moscow, Russia. May 29 - June 3 2017 (invited talk).

Talk: Tracing the Gas Composition of Titan's Atmosphere with Herschel: Advances and Discoveries

◉ Annual SRE Science Workshop, Aklersloot, the Netherlands,  2016 (Poster)


◉13th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2016, Peking, China. August 2016 (2 Talks).    

Talk 1: Tracing the Composition of Hydrogen Cyanide in the Stratosphere of Titan from Space, Airbone, and ground-based observations

Talk 2: Isotopic Ratios in Titan from the Herschel Space Observatory

Water in the Universe: From Clouds to Oceans, ESA/ESTEC, Noordwijk, 12-15 April 2016 (Talk)

Talk: Tracing the Oxygen-related Gas Composition of Titan´s Atmosphere with Herschel


Annual SRE Science Workshop, Aranjuez, Spain, November 2015 (Talk)

Talk: Spectroscopy of atmospheric trace gases on Titan with Herschel: Advances and Discoveries


 12th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2015, Singapore, 02 - 07 August 2015 (Talk and Poster).

Talk: Hydrogen Cyanide in the Stratosphere of Titan 

 ALMA/Herschel Archival Workshop 2015, Garching, Germany April 2015 (Talk & Poster)

Talk: Spectroscopy of atmospheric trace gases on Titan with Herschel: Advances and Discoveries


Ground and space observatories: a joint venture to planetary science, Santiago de Chile, March 2015 (1 Invited Talk, 3 posters)

Talk: Trans-Neptunian Objects: recent Advances, Synergy from ground and space-based observations, and Perspectives


 46th annual meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society, Tucson, USA. November 2014 (Talk).

Talk: Tracing the gas composition of Titan's atmosphere with Herschel : Advances and Discoveries

◉ 11th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2014, Sapporo, Japan, 28 July - 01 August, 2014 (Talk and Poster).

Talk: The HCN distribution in the stratosphere of Titan: an intercomparison between the HCN distributions obtained with Herschel/PACS and APEX-2

◉ 40th COSPAR Scientific Assembly 2014, Moscow, Russia, 2-10 August 2014 (Talk)

Talk: Tracing the gas composition of Titan's atmosphere with Herschel : Advances and Discoveries

◉ The Universe Explored by Herschel, ESA/ESTEC, Noordwijk, October 15-18, 2013 (Plenary Talk)

Talk: Tracing the Gas Composition of Titan's Atmosphere with Herschel : Advances and Discoveries


Astronomische Gessellschaft Annual Meeting, Tübingen, September 24-27, 2013 (Talk)

Talk: The composition of the atmosphere of Titan as seen by Herschel: Highlights

◉10th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2013,  Brisbane, Australia, June 24-28, 2013 (Talk).

Talk: Exploring the Titan's stratosphere with Herschel/PACS: the composition of CH4, CO, HCN, and H2O

◉44th annual meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society Reno, USA. 14 - 19 October 2012 (Poster).

◉Planet Formation and Evolution 2012; Munich, Germany. 3-7 September 2012 (Talk).

Talk: Observations of Key Atmospheric Gases in Venus and Titan's atmospheres

9th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS 2012); Singapore. 13-17 August 2012 (2 Talks).

Talk 1: Recent sub-mm heterodyne Observations of CO in the Venusian Mesosphere obtained with HHSMT and APEX

Talk 2: TNO's are Cool - A Survey of the trans-Neptunian region: Science Highlights

◉Characterizing & Modeling Extrasolar Planetary Atmospheres. Heidelberg. 16 - 19 July 2012 (Talk).

Talk: Lessons from Observations of Key atmospheric gases in Venus' and Titan's atmospheres. 


◉ EPSC-DPS Joint Meeting 2011; Nantes. France. 02-07 October 2011. (Talk and poster)

Talk: Looking at the key atmospheric gases in Titan with Herschel/PACS and APEX/SHFI

◉Science with the Atacama Pathfinder Experiment (APEX);Schloss Ringberg. 12-15 February 2012 (Talk)

Talk: APEX observations of the atmospheres of Titan and Venus

 8th Annual Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS 2011);Taipei. Taiwan. 8-12 August 2011. (Talk)

Talk: Recent Sub-millimeter Heterodyne Observations of CO in Venus's Mesosphere obtained with HHSMT and APEX

 General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union (EGU 2011);Vienna. Austria. 3-8 April 2011 (Poster)

The impact of Herschel surveys on ALMA Early Science. Garching, 16-19 November 2010. (Talk).

Talk: The Titan and Venus atmospheres from ground and space-based observations in the microwave region: the promise of ALMA

◉42th Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Assotiation (DPS 2010); Pasadena. USA. October 3-8 2010.  (Talk)

Talk: The Composition of Titan's Atmosphere as seen by Herschel / PACS

7th Annual General Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS 2010); Hyderabad, 5-9 July 2010. (Talk)

Talk: Titan's atmospheric composition as seen by Herschel / PACS

◉ALMA Band 5 Workshop; Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy, May 24-25, 2010. (Talk)

Talk: Planetary atmospheres with the ALMA Band 5

Herschel First Results Symposium (aka ESLAB 2010); ESTEC, Noordwijk, 4-7 May 2010.

Herschel Science Demonstration Phase Initial Results Workshop; Facultad de Informática - Universidad Politénica de Madrid, 17-18 December 2009.

Herschel Science Demonstration Phase Data Processing Workshop; ESAC, Villafranca del Castillo, 14-16 December 2009.

41st annual meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society; Fajardo, Puerto Rico, USA, October 4-9 2009. (Poster)

Annual Fall Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft (AG), "Deciphering the Universe through Spectroscopy"; Potsdam, September 21-25, 2009. (Talk)

Talk: H2O, HCN, and CO in Titan's Atmosphere - A Challenge for Herschel

6th Annual General Meeting of the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS 2009); Singapore, Aug 11-15, 2009. (Talk)

Talk: Heterodyne observations of CO and HCN in Titan's atmosphere in preparation for Herschel

4th International Sakharov Conference on Physics; Lebedev Institute, Moscow, Russia. 18-23 May 2009. (invited talk)

Talk: Tracing High Energy Radiation with Molecular Lines Emitted by the Deeply Embedded Protostar L1634

JENAM 2008 (Joint European and National Astronomy Meeting) - "NEW CHALLENGES TO EUROPEAN ASTRONOMY"; Vienna. Austria. 8- 12 September 2008 (2 Talks)

Talk 1: A new peculiar Class 0 object in Lupus 3

Talk 2How Comets can help in studies of Planet Formation? – missions

 ELBA 2008, Future Ground based Solar System Research: Synergies with Space Probes and Space Telescope; Isola d'Elba, Livorno, Italy, 8-12 Sep, 2008. (Poster)

Asia Oceania Geosciencies Society 5th Meeting;  Busan. Korea. 16- 20 June 2008 (1 Talk)

Talk: Retrieval of Atmospheric Gases from Herschel Observations of the Outer Planets

Outer Planet Flagship Mission Instrument Workshop; California USA, June 3-5, 2008

General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union; Vienna. Austria. April 14-18 2008 (1 Poster)

Venus Express Ground-based Observational Campaign Workshop  ESTEC, Noordwijk, December 17-21 2007 (1 Talk)

Talk: Mesospheric Winds, Thermal Structure and CO Distribution on Venus from SMT observations

XII Latin American IAU Regional Meeting;  Isla Margarita. Venezuela. October 22- 26 2007 (2 Talks)

Talk: The terminal Velocity of the Deep Impact dust Ejecta

39th Annual Meeting of the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Association (DPS 2007); Florida. USA. October 7-12 2007 (1 Talk)

Talk: Mesospheric Winds, Thermal Structure, And CO Distribution In Venus Around The Messenger Flyby

Asia Oceania Geosciencies Society 4th Meeting; Bangkok. Thailand. 31 July - 4 August 2007 (1 Talk)

Talk: SMT Observations of the Venusian Temperature and Winds around the Messenger Flyby

◉Herschel Open Time Key Program workshop, ESTEC, Noordwijk, 20-21 February 2007

◉American Astronomical Society, DPS meeting #38, #17.06 California, USA, October 8-13, 2006. (Talk)

Talk: A Study of the Velocities of the Ejected Dust and of the Rotational Variability of Comet 9P/Tempel 1 around the Deep Impact Event

IAU XXVIth General Assembly; Prague, Chezk Republic, August 14-25,2006. (1 Talk, 1 Poster)

Talk: SK 1: A Possible Case of Triggered Star Formation in Perseus

◉European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2007 Vienna, Austria, 15 – 20 April 2006 (1 Poster)  

Deep Impact as a world observatory event; Brussels, Belgium, August 7-10, 2006. (Talk)

Talk: Modeling of the Terminal Velocities of the Dust Ejected Material by the Impact

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2006 Vienna, Austria, 02 – 07 April 2006  – one talk-

Talk: Analysing the Post Deep Impact Brightness distribution of the Cometary Dust of the Comet 9P/Tempel 1 with OSIRIS

AG2005 "The many facets of the universe - Revelations by New Instruments" (79th Annual Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft); Cologne. Germany. September 2005. - One invited talk-

Talk: Unveiling a new low-mass star formation site in NGC 1333 with SCUBA

13th Cool Stars Workshop, Hamburg, 5-9 July 2004.- One invited talk-

Talk: Submillimetre continuum emission from Class 0 sources: Theory, Observations, and Modelling

 AG2003  “The Sun and Planetary Systems”;  Freiburg. Germany. September 2003. - One invited talk-

Talk: Deeply Embedded Sources in small groups: Continuum Imaging and Modelling of Class 0 sources

 AG2002 "The Cosmic circuit of Matter" (76th Annual Meeting of the Astronomische Gesellschaft); Berlin. Germany. September 2002. - Two invited talks-

Talk 1Looking at the earliest stages of the formation of stars: SCUBA observations of deeply embedded sources

Talk 2: The Saha estimator applied to the age of Globular Clusters

ESO Workshop "Extragalactic Globular Cluster Systems". Garching. Germany. August 2002. – Poster –

JENAM 2001: "Five Days of Creation: Astronomy with Large Telescopes from Ground and Space (10th European and 75th Annual Assembly of Astronomische Gesellschaft)". Munich. Germany. September 2001. – Poster -

DFG-Kolloquium zum Schwerpunktprogramm "Physik der Sternentstehung"- (Physics of the origin of stars). Bad Honnef. Germany. November 2001 (Talk)

Talk: Physics of Class 0 sources

JENAM 2001: "Five Days of Creation: Astronomy with Large Telescopes from Ground and Space (10th European and 75th Annual Assembly of Astronomische Gesellschaft)". Munich. Germany. September 2001. – Poster –

Workshop: “The Origins of Stars and Planets: The VLT View”. ESO (European Sourthen Observatory), Garching. Germany. April 2001. – Poster-

IAU Symposium 207: "Extragalactic Star Clusters". Pucón. Chile. March 2001. – Poster


DFG-Kolloquium zum Schwerpunktprogramm "Physik der Sternentstehung". Bad Honnef. Germany. October 2000.

 Workshop: “The first stars”. ESO (European Sourthen Observatory), Garching. Germany. August 1999 (Talk)

Talk

First Meeting of the European Star & Planet Formation Network (ESFON). Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie. Heidelberg, Germany. October 1998.

◉I National Congress of Physics students. Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela. June 1993

XV National Congress of Amateur Astronomy. Venezuelan Society of Natural Sciences. Caracas, Venezuela. October 1992.

II Inter-American Conference on Education in Physics. Universidad Simón Bolívar, Caracas, Venezuela. July 1991

III Regional Convention of L.I.A.D.A. (Liga Iberoamericana de Astronomía). Humboldt Planetarium. Caracas, Venezuela. April 1991

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