18° International meeting on Gravitational Microlensing

LCOGT is pleased to welcome the worldwide microlensing community to beautiful Santa Barbara, California for the 18th Annual International Conference. Please browse our website for details on the week’s scientific and social events.

Topics will include: 

  • Microlensing Discoveries
  • Microlensing Results in the Wider Context 

including planet frequency, free-floating planets, implications for planetary
formation/evolution, galactic structure and stellar mass function.

  • Observing Microlensing Phenomenon

including the status & developments of ground-based survey and follow-up teams,
strategies, instrumentation, space-based missions and future opportunities.

  • Lensing Theory, Modeling and Computation