IAU Symposia

IAUS 331: SN 1987A, 30 Years Later

Start date/time

February 20, 2017

End date/time

February 24, 2017


Saint­-Gilles­-les­-Bains, La Réunion Island,


Alexandre Marcowith & Matthieu Renaud

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Coordinating Division

Division B Facilities, Technologies and Data Science, Division D High Energy Phenomena and Fundamental Physics, Division G Stars and Stellar Physics


Co-Chairs of SOC: Dr Alexandre Marcowith (LUPM, Montpellier, France)
Dr Gloria Dubner (IAFE, Buenos Aires, Argentina)
Dr Alak Ray (TIFR, Mumbai, India)
Prof Andreï Bykov (IOFFE, St-Petersburg, Russia)
Co-Chairs of LOC: Dr Alexandre Marcowith (LUPM, Montpellier, France)
Dr Matthieu Renaud (LUPM, Montpellier, France)


  • Latest evolutionary stages of massive stars as cc-SN progenitors
  • cc-SNe as stellar explosive outcomes
  • cc-SN explosion mechanisms
  • cc-SN remnants and impacts
  • Particle acceleration & Origin of cosmic rays
  • SN 1987A, 30 years later
  • Non-thermal multi-wavelength/multi-messenger data on SNe and SNRs


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