The Structure of the Milky Way

A two-day workshop held at the University of Kent and supported by the Faculty of Sciences Internationalisation Mobility Fund and the South East Physics network (SEPNet).

11-12th April 2016

The aim of the workshop is to bring together scientists working on various aspects of star formation and Galactic structure who utilise large, multi-wavelength surveys. The workshop will provide an overview of the field and identify areas where the community can develop new collaborations.


  • James Urquhart (Chair)
  • Dirk Froebrich
  • Michael D. Smith
  • Toby Moore


  • James Urquhart, University of Kent
  • Michael Smith, University of Kent
  • Jingqi Miao, University of Kent
  • Dirk Froebrich, University of Kent
  • Sally Makin, University of Kent
  • Justyn Campbell-White, University of Kent
  • David Hasty, University of Kent
  • Melvin Hoare, University of Leeds
  • Sarah Ragan, University of Leeds
  • Stuart Lumsden, University of Leeds
  • Simon Purser, University of Leeds
  • Steve Longmore, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Toby Moore, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Dave Eden, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Andy Rigby, Liverpool John Moores University
  • Andrea Gianetti, MPIfR
  • Jens Kauffmann, MPIfR
  • Thushara Pillai, MPIfR
  • Carsten Koenig, MPIfR
  • Julie Djordjevic, University of Hertfordshire
  • Luke Hindson, University of Hertfordshire
  • Ana Duarte Cabral, University of Exeter
  • Nicolas Peretto, University of Cardiff
  • Guang-Xing Li, University Observatory Munich
  • Glenn White, Open University and RAL
  • Christine Koepferl, University of St Andrews