IAU Symposia

IAUS 296: Supernova environmental impacts

Start date/time

January 7, 2013

End date/time

January 11, 2013


Kolkata (Calcutta),


Alak Ray

Coordinating Division

Division XI Space & High Energy Astrophysics

SOC Co-Chairs: Alak Ray (India), Dick McCray (USA), Roger Chevalier (USA)

SOC Members: Evgeny Berezhko (Russia), Catherine Cesarsky (France), Claes Fransson (Sweden), Marianne Lemoine-Goumard (France), Fangjun Lu (China Nanjing), Virginia Trimble (USA), Massimo Turatto (Italy), Jacco Vink (Netherlands), Daniel Wang (USA), Chan Yang (China Nanjing)

Editors of Proceedings: Richard McCray (USA), Alak Ray (India)


  1. Historical Supernovae and Supernova Remnants
  2. Core collapse supernovae: surveys, light curves, and progenitors
  3. Physics of core collapse supernova light curves and spectra
  4. Supernovae and star formation
  5. Particle acceleration in supernova shocks
  6. Radiation from supernova remnants – from radio to gamma rays
  7. SN1987A at 25 years.


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