Title: Solar Polarization 5: In Honor of Jan Olof Stenflo
Volume: 405 Year: 2009 View this Volume on ADS
Editors: Berdyugina, Svetlana V.; Nagendra, K. N.; Ramelli, Renzo
SPW5 is the 5th in a series of international solar polarization workshops initiated more than a decade ago. The aim of this workshop was to explore in depth the physics and origin of polarized radiation in the solar atmosphere and its use for understanding the Sun. Great advances have been made in recent years in the area of high resolution spectro-polarimetry. New results in the quantum theory of polarized light scattering in the presence of magnetic and electric fields now help the interpretation of a wealth of data from new major solar telescope facilities and novel polarimeter systems. This workshop dealt with the theory of polarization physics, observational advances, and the efforts to develop novel instrumentation for advanced polarimetry. Theoretical contributions addressed molecular physics, the still enigmatic quantum aspects of the Second Solar Spectrum, and polarized radiative transfer in multidimensional, magnetized, and scattering atmospheres. The observational contributions dealt with the behavior of polarized spectral structures in the presence of magnetic fields and the behavior of the Zeeman and Hanle effects and their diagnostic use in determining the fine structure of solar magnetic fields. Connections between solar and stellar polarimetry and magnetic fields were explored. Several new telescope projects related to polarimetric instrumentation, and facilities for ground and space-based observatories were discussed. Recent works on coronal, infrared, and radio polarimetry were also presented.
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Volume 405 Cover Berdyugina, S.V.; Nagendra, K.N.; Ramelli, R.
Front Matter   
Volume 405 Front Matter 1 Berdyugina, S.V.; Nagendra, K.N.; Ramelli, R.
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Volume 405 Conference Photograph 2 Berdyugina, S.V.; Nagendra, K.N.; Ramelli, R.
Session 1.
Second Solar Spectrum
The Sun as a Rosetta Stone for Polarization Physics 3 Stenflo, J.O.
Observing the Second Solar Spectrum at IRSOL 17 Bianda, M.; Ramelli, R.; Gisler, D.
A Brief History of the Second Solar Spectrum 29 Keller, C.U.
Non-LTE Modeling of the Ba II D2 Line Resonance Polarization 35 Faurobert, M.; Bommier, V.; Derouich, M.
Observations of the Joint Action of the Hanle and Zeeman Effects in the D2 Line of Ba II 41 Ramelli, R.; Bianda, M.; Trujillo Bueno, J.; Belluzzi, L.; Landi Degl’Innocenti, E.
SOLIS Vector Spectromagnetograph: Status and Science 47 Henney, C.J.; Keller, C.U.; Harvey, J.W.; Georgoulis, M.K.; Hadder, N.L.; Norton, A.A.; Raouafi, N.-E.; Toussaint, R.M.
Freeware Solutions for Spectropolarimetric Data Reduction 51 Paletou, F.; Rezaei, R.; Léger, L.
Session 2.
Polarization Physics in Magnetized Media
Radiative Transfer for Polarized Radiation: a Personal, Historical Overview 57 Landi Degl'Innocenti, E.
The Magnetic Sensitivity of the Second Solar Spectrum 65 Trujillo Bueno, J.
The Hanle Effect. Angle-dependent Frequency Redistribution Function. Decomposition of the Stokes Parameters in Irreducible Components 87 Frisch, H.
Theory of Polarized Scattering in the Mixed Hanle-Zeeman Regime 93 Sampoorna, M.; Nagendra, K.N.; Stenflo, J.O.
Ca II K Scattering Polarization as Chromospheric Temperature and Magnetic Field Sensor 101 Holzreuter, R.
The Sensitivity of the Second Solar Spectrum of the Li I 6708Å Doublet to the Lithium Isotopic Abundance and to a Microturbulent Magnetic Field 107 Belluzzi, L.; Landi Degl’Innocenti, E.; Trujillo Bueno, J.
Magnetic Field Dependence of Polarized Scattering on Potassium 113 Thalmann, C.; Stenflo, J.O.; Feller, A.; Cacciani, A.
Phase Matrices for Higher Multipoles of Scattering in External Magnetic Fields 119 Oo, Y.Y.; San, P.P.; Sampoorna, M.; Nagendra, K.N.; Ramachandran, G.
Multi-Channel Observations of a Solar Flare 125 Hirzberger, J.; Riethmüller, T.; Solanki, S.K.; Kobel, P.
Impact Linear Polarization on Impulsive Phase of Proton Flare Observations with High Spatial Resolution 131 Firstova, N.M.; Polyakov, V.I.; Firstova, A.V.
Session 3.
Nature of Solar Magnetic Fields as Revealed by Polarimetry
Photospheric Magnetic Field: Quiet Sun 135 Solanki, S.K.
Chromospheric Magnetic Fields 157 Harvey, J.W.
A New View of Fine Scale Dynamics and Magnetism of Sunspots Revealed by Hinode/SOT 167 Ichimoto, K.; Suematsu, Y.; Katsukawa, Y.; Tsuneta, S.; Shimojo, M.; Shimizu, T.; Shine, R.A.; Tarbell, T.D.; Berger, T.; Title, A.M.; Lites, B.W.; Kubo, M.; Yokoyama, T.; Nagata, S.
Has Hinode Revealed the Missing Turbulent Flux of the Quiet Sun? 173 Lites, B.W.; Kubo, M.; Socas-Navarro, H.; Berger, T.; Frank, Z.; Shine, R.A.; Tarbell, T.D.; Title, A.M.; Ichimoto, K.; Katsukawa, Y.; Tsuneta, S.; Suematsu, Y.; Shimizu, T.; Nagata, S.
Observational Signatures of Numerically Simulated MHD Waves in Small-scale Flux Sheets 183 Khomenko, E.; Collados, M.; Felipe, T.
Spectropolarimetric Diagnostics at the Solar Photosphere near the Limb 189 Yelles Chaouche, L.; Solanki, S.K.; Rouppe van der Voort, L.; van Noort, M.
Temporal Evolution of Magnetic Elements 195 Rezaei, R.; Schlichenmaier, R.; Schmidt, W.; Beck, C.
On the Latitude Distribution of the Polar Magnetic Flux as Observed by SOLIS-VSM 201 Raouafi, N.-E.; Harvey, J.W.; Henney, C.J.
Fine-scale Stochastic Structure of Solar Magnetic Fields 205 Chertoprud, V.; Ioshpa, B.; Obridko, V.
Center to Limb Distribution of Bright Points and Faculae: First Results of an Automated Detection Algorithm 211 Kobel, P.; Hirzberger, J.; Zakharov, V.; Gandorfer, A.; Solanki, S.K.
Flux Cancellation in the Solar Photosphere: a near-IR Line of Mn I as a Diagnostic Tool 215 Asensio Ramos, A.; Martínez González, M.J.; López Ariste, A.; Trujillo Bueno, J.; Collados, M.
Centre to Limb Variation of the Internetwork Magnetism 219 Martínez González, M.J.; Asensio Ramos, A.; López Ariste, A.
Full Magnetic Field Vector of an Emerging Flux Region 223 Xu, Z.; Lagg, A.; Solanki, S.K.
The Height Dependence of the Magnetic Vector Field in Sunspots 229 Balthasar, H.; Bommier, V.
Spectropolarimetric Investigations of the Deep Photospheric Layers of Solar Magnetic Structures 233 Oklay, N.; Gandorfer, A.; Solanki, S.K.; Bianda, M.; Ramelli, R.
A Study of Stokes Line Profiles Short-Period Variations in the Sun-as-a-Star Magnetic Field Observations 237 Demidov, M.L.
An Extended Line-Ratio Method Application: Comparison of Large-Scale Solar Magnetic Field Observations in Different Spectral Lines and Observatories 241 Demidov, M.L.; Golubeva, E.M.; Veretsky, R.M.; Balthasar, H.
Spectropolarimetry of Ca II 8542: Probing the Chromospheric Magnetic Field 247 Kleint, L.; Reardon, K.; Stenflo, J.O.; Uitenbroek, H.; Tritschler, A.
Spectropolarimetry of an Active Region at the Photosphere and Chromosphere 251 Nagaraju, K.; Sankarasubramanian, K.; Rangarajan, K.E.
Magnetic and Velocity Properties of G-Band Bright Points Around a Pore 255 Rangarajan, K.E.; Sankarasubramanian, K.; Nagaraju, K.
Session 4.
Polarized Radiative Transfer, Theory and Modeling
Numerical Methods in Polarized Line Formation Theory 261 Nagendra, K.N.; Sampoorna, M.
Three-dimensional Radiative Transfer Modeling of the Second Solar Spectrum of Titanium 275 Shchukina, N.G.; Trujillo Bueno, J.
Synthesis and Inversion of He I Stokes Profiles Caused by the Joint Action of the Hanle and Zeeman Effects 281 Asensio Ramos, A.; Trujillo Bueno, J.
Zeeman-Tomography of a Quiet Sun Region 287 Carroll, T.A.; Kopf, M.
Influence of Coronal EUV Irradiance on the Stokes Profiles of the He I 10830 Å Multiplet 297 Centeno, R.; Trujillo Bueno, J.; Uitenbroek, H.; Collados, M.
Photometric Properties of Magnetic Elements: Resolved and Unresolved Features 303 Criscuoli, S.
NLTE Effects in the Transfer of Polarized Lines of Multiterm Atoms 307 Stepán, J.
Vector Magnetic Field Inversions of High Cadence SOLIS-VSM Data 311 Fischer, C.E.; Keller, C.U.; Snik, F.
Bayesian Inversion of Stokes Profiles 315 Asensio Ramos, A.; Martínez González, M.J.; Rubiño-Martín, J.A.
Mn I Lines with Hyperfine Structure Synthesized in Realistic Quiet-Sun Atmospheres 319 Viticchié, B.; Sánchez Almeida, J.; Landi Degl’Innocenti, E.; Berrilli, F.
2D Radiative Modeling of He I Spectral Lines Formed in Solar Prominences 325 Léger, L.; Paletou, F.
Relationship between Magnetic Field and Occupation Number of Atomic Energy Levels 329 Qu, Z.; Xu, C.; Yan, X.
Session 5.
Molecular Polarization and Collisional Depolarization
Atomic and Molecular Depolarizing Collision Rates 335 Bommier, V.
Solar Magnetic Field Diagnostics with the Molecular Hanle Effect 343 Shapiro, A.I.; Fluri, D.M.; Berdyugina, S.V.
FeH – A Valuable Magnetic Diagnostic Tool 349 Afram, N.; Berdyugina, S.V.; Fluri, D.M.
Effect of the Anisotropic and Isotropic Collisions on the Scattering Polarization of Atoms and Molecules 355 Derouich, M.; Ben Abdallah, D.
Atomic Line De-polarization by Thermal Electron Collision: Quantum Formulation, Application to Fe XIII 363 Dubau, J.; Inal, M.; Zabaydullin, O.
Session 6.
Polarimetric Instrumentation for Ground-based and Space Observatories
Polarimetry from the Ground Up 371 Keller, C.U.; Snik, F.
The Prototype of the Small Synoptic Second Solar Spectrum Telescope (S5T) 383 Snik, F.; Melich, R.; Keller, C.U.
Polarimetry of the Lα Line for Coronal Magnetic Field Diagnostic 389 Derouich, M.; Auchére, F.; Vial, J.C.; Millard, A.A.
Comparison of the Vector Magnetograms taken with the SFT/MTK and the SST/KSW 393 Hagino, M.; Nakatani, Y.; Ishii, T.T.; Hanaoka, Y.; Sakurai, T.; Hiei, E.; Suzuki, D.
The Ground-Based Solar Observations Database BASS 2000 397 Paletou, F.; Lafon, M.; Maeght, P.; Grimaud, F.; Louge, T.; Aboudarham, J.
Expanding Applications of the Polarimeters with Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals and their Calibration 401 Hanaoka, Y.
Full-Stokes Polarimetry with Speckle Techniques 407 Bello González, N.; Kneer, F.; Okunev, O.
Session 7.
Coronal, Radio and Infrared Polarimetry
Infrared Solar Polarimetry 413 Lin, H.
A Possible Polarization Mechanism of EUV Coronal Lines 423 Manso Sainz, R.; Trujillo Bueno, J.
Hanle Effect Diagnostics of the Coronal Magnetic Field: A Test Using Realistic Magnetic Field Configurations 429 Raouafi, N.-E.; Solanki, S.K.; Wiegelmann, T.
On the Polarization Degree of the Inner White Light Corona on March 29, 2006 435 Popov, V.V.; Alexeeva, I.V.; Popova, E.V.
Parameters of Prominence Radio Emission in a Wide Range of Centimetric Wavelengths According to the Observations of Solar Eclipse on March 29, 2006 441 Golubchina, O.A.; Bogod, V.M.; Korzhavin, A.N.; Bursov, N.N.; Tokhchukova, S.Kh.
Reversal of the Radio Emission Polarization in Solar Cycle 445 Tlatov, A.G.
Radio Seismology Aspects of the Solar 3-Minute Oscillations at Wavelength 1.76 cm in 1992-2007 449 Tlatov, A.G.; Riehokainen, A.
Session 8.
New Telescopes for Solar Polarimetry
Examples of Science Cases and Requirements for EST 455 Sobotka, M.; Heinzel, P.; Kasparová, J.
A New 0.5m Telescope (MAST) for Solar Imaging and Polarimetry 461 Mathew, S.K.
A 2-dimensional Scanning Solar Vector Magnetograph at Udaipur Solar Observatory 467 Gosain, S.; Venkatakrishnan, P.
Session 9.
Stellar Magnetic Field Studies through Polarimetry
Large-scale Organized Magnetic Fields in O, B and A Stars 473 Mathys, G.
Observations of Magnetic Fields on Late-type Stars and Brown Dwarfs 485 Johns-Krull, C.M.
Why are Some A Stars Magnetic, while Most are Not? 499 Wade, G.A.; Silvester, J.; Bale, K.; Johnson, N.; Power, J.; Auriére, M.; Ligniéres, F.; Dintrans, B.; Donati, J.-F.; Hui Bon Hoa, A.; Mouillet, D.; Naseri, S.; Paletou, F.; Petit, P.; Rincon, F.; Toque, N.; Bagnulo, S.; Folsom, C.P.; Landstreet, J.D.; Gruberbauer, M.; Lueftinger, T.; Jeffers, S.V.; Lébre, A.; Marsden, S.C.
Evolution of Global Magnetic Fields in Main Sequence A and B Stars 505 Landstreet, J.D.; Bagnulo, S.; Andretta, V.; Fossati, L.; Mason, E.; Silaj, J.; Wade, G.A.
Measuring Stellar Magnetic Fields with FORS1 at the ESO VLT 511 Bagnulo, S.; Sterzik, M.
A New Zeeman-Doppler Imaging Code for Active Late Type-stars. An Application to II Peg 517 Kopf, M.; Carroll, T.A.; Ilyin, I.; Strassmeier, K.G.; Tuominen, I.
Differential Rotation on Early G Dwarfs 523 Jeffers, S.V.; Donati, J.-F.
Magnetic Fields on M Dwarfs Measured with FeH 527 Afram, N.; Reiners, A.; Berdyugina, S.V.
Stellar Magnetic Fields in Swollen Convection Zones 531 Marsden, S.C.; Donati, J.-F.; Petit, P.; Dunstone, N.J.; Jardine, M.; Carter, B.D.; Waite, I.A.; Semel, M.; Ramirez, J.
A Fast Stokes Profile Synthesis 535 Kopf, M.; Carroll, T.A.; Strassmeier, K.G.
Magnetic Doppler Imaging of Active Stars 539 Kochukhov, O.; Piskunov, N.
Zeeman-Doppler Imaging of Stellar Magnetic Fields with Atomic and Molecular Lines 543 Sennhauser, C.; Berdyugina, S.V.; Fluri, D.M.
X-ray Emission and Incidence of Magnetic Fields in Massive Stars of the Orion Nebula Cluster 547 Petit, V.; Wade, G.A.; Drissen, L.; Montmerle, T.
Back Matter   
Volume 405 Back Matter 551 Berdyugina, S.V.; Nagendra, K.N.; Ramelli, R.
Volume 405 Photographs 999 Berdyugina, S.V.; Nagendra, K.N.; Ramelli, R.