Schedule

The first Team meeting will take place during the week of 22nd January 2018.

Preliminary schedule [Names given are for proposed speakers or discussion leaders]

Monday a.m.

– Welcome, administration, meeting goals & ground rules (Matt, Frédéric)
– Sunspot number overview & historical context (Laure)
– “Triad” debrief
– Clette & Lefévre and Lockwood et al. (Greg)
– Usoskin et al. (Andrés, Laure)
– Svalgaard & Schatten and Chatzistergos et al. (Mike, Ed)
– Friedli (Thomas)

Monday p.m. Methods 1825-present (1)

– Expectation maximization (Thierry)
– Active day fractions (Ilya)

Tuesday a.m. Methods 1825-present (2)

– Backbones (Theo)
– Wolf number from scratch (Frédéric)

Tuesday p.m. Data base

– Recent developments for Vaquero et al. data base (José)
– Data/software repository (Frédéric, Andrés)
– Series release: IAU sanctioning, procedure for updates (Alexei, Frédéric)

Wednesday a.m.

– Open discussion of best practices; analyses needed before ISSI-2(Frédéric, Matt)

Wednesday p.m.

– Working group meetings

Thursday a.m.

– Pre-Schwabe (1) 18th century (Rainer, Ilya, Ed)

Thursday p.m.

– Pre-Schwabe (2) 17th century & Maunder Minimum (Ilya, José, Matt, Andrés)
– Open discussion (Lidia)

Friday a.m.

– Uncertainties (Thierry, Laure, Andrés)
– Meeting Summary (Lidia, Dean, Alexei)
– ISSI-2 (Matt, Frédéric)

Friday p.m.

– Travel, subgroup meetings, etc.