to the website of the workshop on “Diffuse gas in and around the Milky Way”. The workshop will be held at the Australia Telescope National Facility in Marsfield on December 3–4, 2009. It is designed to bring together researchers working on atomic and ionised gas associated with the Milky Way and the Magellanic system. Please see the scientific rationale for more information.

This workshop is supported in full by a Ruby Payne-Scott Award from CSIRO, and registration is free of charge for all participants.

Essential information

  • Date: 3–4 December 2009
  • Venue: ATNF, Marsfield
  • Registration deadline: 15 November 2009
  • Abstract deadline: 15 November 2009

Invited speakers

  • John Dickey (University of Tasmania)
  • Jay Lockman (NRAO, Greenbank)
  • Greg Madsen (University of Sydney)
  • Naomi McClure-Griffiths (ATNF)
  • Mary Putman (Columbia University)
  • Snežana Stanimirović (University of Wisconsin)
  • Tobias Westmeier (ATNF)


  • Naomi McClure-Griffiths (ATNF, chair)
  • Greg Madsen (University of Sydney)
  • Tobias Westmeier (ATNF)


  • Naomi McClure-Griffiths (chair)
  • Jennifer Lee
  • Dominic Schnitzeler
  • Tobias Westmeier


For more information please contact

  • Scientific matters: Naomi McClure-Griffiths (Naomi.McClure-Griffiths csiro.au)
  • Registration and logistical matters: Jennifer Lee (Jennifer.Lee csiro.au)