Division B Facilities, Technologies and Data Science

Division B: Meetings


Upcoming Meetings:

Division B Days

August 24 and 27, 2018

 

President:

Pietro Ubertini - IASP-INAF, Rome (Italy)

SOC:

 

Programme:


Friday, August 24, 2018:

Session 1 10:30 - 10:40 Welcome Pietro Ubertini
10:40 - 11:00 Report from Division President-VP Pietro Ubertini/Michael Burton
11:00 - 11:30 Report from B3 CP:  Astroinformatics & Astrostatistics

Prajval Shastri

11:30 - 11:40 AoM
11:40 - 12:00 Presentation of the IAU PhD Prize Winner

Barak Zackay

Session 2a
parallel session
13:30 - 15:00 Reports from Commission B4 – (Gabriele Giovannini) Business meeting &
New Results in Radio Astronomy – 1
Session 2b
parallel session
13:30 - 15:00 Reports from Commission B7 – (Richard Green) Protection of Existing
and Potential Observatory Sites – 1
Session 3a
parallel session
15:30 - 18:00 Reports from Commission B4 – (Gabriele Giovannini) Business meeting & 
New Results in Radio Astronomy – 2
Session 3b
parallel session
15:30 - 18:00 Reports from Commission B7 – (Richard Green) Protection of Existing and
Potential Observatory Sites – 2


Monday
, August 27, 2018:

Session 4a
parallel session
10:30 - 12:00 Reports WG UV Astronomy – (Ana Gomez) UV Astronomy after Hubble - 1
Session 4b
parallel session
10:30 - 12:00 Reports Commission B5 – (Salama Farid) Laboratory Astrophysics:
from Observations to Interpretation - 1
Session 5a
parallel session
13:30 - 15:00 Reports WG UV Astronomy – (Ana Gomez) UV Astronomy after Hubble - 2
Session 5b
parallel session
13:30 - 15:00 Reports Commission B5 – (Salama Farid) Laboratory Astrophysics:
from Observations to Interpretation - 2
Session 5c
parallel session
13:30 - 15:00 Reports WG Historic Radio Astronomy – (R. Wielebinski) The history of large
single dish projects and lessons learned - 1
Session 6a
parallel session
15:30 - 17:00 Reports WG Historic Radio Astronomy – (R. Wielebinski) The history of large
single dish projects and lessons learned - 2
Session 6b
parallel session
15:30 - 17:00 Reports Commission B6 – (Saul Adelman) Important photometric
and polarimetric topics


Past Meetings:

 

  • IAU Symposium 339, "Southern Horizons in Time-Domain Astronomy", November 13th-17th, 2017 in Stellenbosch Cape Town, South Africa
  • IAU Symposium 325, "Astroinformatics (AstroInfo16)", October 19th-25th, 2016 in Sorrento (Naples), Italy
  • Division B meeting which took place at the IAU General Assembly, August 7th and 10th, 2015 in Honolulu, Hawai'i USA

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