November 28, 2022 to December 2, 2022
UTC timezone

Q&A on recorded talks of topic 1 - current status of sustainability in astronomy (A)

Nov 29, 2022, 8:00 AM


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On Tuesday, 29th of November, there will be one block of Q&A and discussion for topic 1 at 8am UTC and another one at 5pm UTC. Feel free to join either one or both of them.

Invited talks:

  • The carbon footprint of astronomical research infrastructures -- Knödlseder, Jürgen

  • The imperative to still reduce carbon emissions in astronomy -- Stevens, Adam R. H.

  • The ecological impact of high-performance computing in astrophysics -- Portegies Zwart, Simon

  • The Labo1.5 initiative. From the early days to the creation of a research group of CNRS, INRIA, ADEME… -- Ben Ari, Tamara & Berné, Olivier

  • Striving towards environmental sustainability in High Energy Physics, Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics (HECAP) -- Gill, Mandeep

  • The impact of the climate crisis on astro-weather -- Cantalloube, Faustine


  • A serious game to build decarbonization scenarios in the astronomy academic community -- Malbet, Fabien

  • Carbon footprint of the Las Campanas Observatory -- Méndez Garay, Josefina

  • NOIRLab’s Environmental Sustainability Program -- Miller, Bryan

  • ESA's Statement for a Responsible Space Sector -- Lamboglia, Elisabetta

  • Open Science and green computing to support sustainability at the SKA Observatory and its Regional Centres -- Garrido, Julián; Verdes-Montenegro, Lourdes; Sánchez, Susana

  • Implementing an international version of the GES1p5 tool -- Flagey, Nicolas

  • Towards a sustainable Atacama Large Aperture Submillimeter Telescope (AtLAST) -- Schimek, Alice

Feel free to post your questions and comments either directly under each youtube video or in this slack channel dedicated to discussion on topic 1:

Presentation materials