10-12 Jul 2017 Montpellier (France)

Sixth BCool meeting

The sixth BCool workshop will be held in Montpellier, from 10-12 July 2017. The three-day meeting will comprise talks on various topics related to cool stars magnetic fields, activity, winds, star-planet interaction, and spectropolarimetry. We also aim to present BCool project updates, and discuss the new possibilities opened by the nIR spectropolarimeter SPIRou at CFHT which will be available next year.


kappa Ceti press release

Organizing Committee

  • Sandra Jeffers (IfA Göttingen, Germany)
  • Agnès Lèbre (LUPM, University of Montpellier, France)
  • Stephen Marsden (University of Southern Queensland, Australia)
  • Julien Morin (LUPM, University of Montpellier, France)
  • Pascal Petit (IRAP, University of Toulouse, France)
  • Aline Vidotto (Trinity College Dublin, Ireland)

Important Dates

Registration deadline: Wednesday 7th June 2017

Abstract submission deadline: Wednesday 31st May 2017

There are no registration fees, however the number of participants is limited to 60.

Bcool 2017 Picture


Credit: Christrophe Mercier / Université de Montpellier.

SPIDI Worksphop, 13th July 2017

The SPIDI workshop -- Star-Planet(s)-Inner Disk Interactions in Young Accreting Stars -- will take place in Montpellier right after the Bcool 2017 meeting, see the SPIDI website for more information.


The BCool 2017 meeting is sponsored by Laboratoire Univers et Particules de Montpellier (LUPM), Université de Montpellier, and CNRS through the Programme National de Physique Stellaire (PNPS) and Programme National de Planétologie (PNP) of the Institut National des Sciences de l'Univers (CNRS/INSU).

Sponsors BCool 2017

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