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March 19, 2018 (Monday) - Telescopes & Detectors

 

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Welcome

 

9:00 am

Registration

 

Hum Chand

9:30 - 9:40 am

Welcome address by Director

Telescopes

9:40 - 10:30 am

Hum Chand

School overview and Co-ordinate systems, and radiative processs

 

 

10:40 - 11:30 am

Brijesh Kumar

Optical Telescopes - How it works - I

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Detector

11:40 am - 1.00 pm

A. Omar

Optical spectroscopy: overview of a astronomical spectrograph

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Imaging

Anjesha

2:00 - 3.00 pm

A.Gangopadhyay

An overview of stellar magnitude: including demo

Tea/Coffee Break (3:00 - 3:30 pm)

Demo session - I

Krishan

3:30 - 4:30 pm

Arpan and Krishan

Group meeting with project guide

4:30 - 5:30 pm

40inch visit

March 20, 2016 (Tuesday) - Telescopes & Stars

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Telescopes

Biman

9:30 - 10:30 am

Brijesh Kumar

Optical Telescopes - How it works - II

Detectors

 

10:30 - 11:30 am

Biman J. Medhi

Optical Detectors - II

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Spectroscopy

12:00 - 1.00 pm

Amitesh Omar

Radio-astronomy: an overview

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Data analysis

2:00 - 3.00 pm

Sapna Mishra

An overview of astronomical spectroscopy: including demo

Data analysis

Project Guides

3:00 - 4.00 pm

Data analysis-I

Tea/Coffee Break (4:00 - 4:30 pm)

 

Data analysis

 Project Guides

4:30 - 5:30 pm

Data analysis session - II

 

March 21, 2018 (Wednesday) Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Milki way

Kuntal

9:30 - 10:30 am

Ramakant Yadav

Our galaxy Milky way: star clusters

Stellar evolution

10:30 - 11:30 am

Kuntal Misra

End stages of stars - I

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 am - 12:00 pm)

ARIES facilities

 

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Brijesh Kumar

An overview of ARIES optical telescopes and 3.6m DOT

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Data analysis

Project Guides

2:00 - 4.00 pm

Data analysis session - I

Tea/Coffee Break (4:00 - 4:30 pm)

 

Data analysis

 Project Guides

4:30 - 5.30 pm

Data analysis session - II

 

March 22, 2018 (Thursday) Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Stellar evolution

Hum

9:30 - 10:30 am

Hum Chand


Beyond Milky Way: background Cosmology


TMT

10:30 - 11:30 am

S. B Pandey

Thirty Meter Telescope: an overview

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Theoretical astrophysics

 

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Indranil C.

Theoretical astrophysics

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Data analysis

Project Guides

2:00 - 4.00 pm

Data analysis session - I

Tea/Coffee Break (4:00 - 4:30 pm)

 

Data analysis

 Project Guides

4:30 - 5.30 pm

Data analysis session - II

 

March 23, 2018 (Friday) Galactic and Extragalactic Astronomy

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Extra-galactic astronomy

Hum Chand

9:30 - 10:30 am

Mridweek Singh

End stages of stars - II

Exoplanet

10:30 - 11:30 am

Yogesh Joshi

Exoplanet: an overview

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 am - 12:00 pm)

X-ray astronomy

 

12:00 – 1:00 pm

 

J. C. Pandey

X-ray astronomy: Astrosat overview

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Data analysis

Project Guides

2:00 - 4.00 pm

Data analysis session - I

Tea/Coffee Break (4:00 - 4:30 pm)

 

Data analysis

 Project Guides

4:30 - 5.30 pm

Data analysis session - II

 

March 24, 2018 (Saturday) Trip to ARIES Devasthal Observatory (ADO))

Students will visit the ARIES Devasthal Observatory (ADO). 

Please contact Project co-ordinator Arpan and Krishan to confirm your visit (arpan@aries.res.in , krishan@aries.res.in ).



March 25, 2018 (Sunday) Project and trip to Nainital

Data analysis

Project Guide

9:30 - 11.30am

Data analysis session - I

 

 

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 - 12:00 pm)

Data analysis

 

12:00 - 13.00 pm

Data analysis session - II

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Trip to Nainital 2:00pm -7:00pm

 

March 26, 2018 (Monday) Extra-galactic and Solar/atmosphere

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Extra-galactic astronomy

Hum Chand

9:30 - 10:20 am

Jagdev Singh

Solar Physics: an overview

Atmosphere sciences

10:20 - 11:10 am

D.V. Phani Kumar

Atmospheric science: an overview of St-RADAR

Tea/Coffee Break (11:10 am - 11:30 pm)

Atmosphere sciences

 

 D. V. Phani Kumar

11:30 – 1:30 pm


Visit to St-RADAR

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Data analysis

Project Guides

2:00 - 4.00 pm

Data analysis session - I

Tea/Coffee Break (4:00 - 4:30 pm)

 

Data analysis

 Project Guides

4:30 - 5.30 pm

Data analysis session - II



March 27, 2018 (Tuesday) Extra-galactic and radio

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Extra-galactic astronomy

Hum Chand

9:30 - 10:30 am

Hum Chand

Probing the evolution of Universe using Active Galactic Nuclei

10:30 - 11:30 am

Alok C. Gupta

Multi-wavelength astronomy: Blazar overview

Tea/Coffee Break (11:30 am - 12:00 pm)

Stellar evolution

 

 Hum Chand

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Subhajeet K.

Stars: Structure, Evolution, and Magnetic Activities

Lunch Break (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Data analysis

Project Guides

2:00 - 4.00 pm

Data analysis session - I

Tea/Coffee Break (4:00 - 4:30 pm)

 

Data analysis

 Project Guides

4:30 - 5.30 pm

Data analysis session - II



March 28, 2018 Thursday (Project presentation by students)

Session

Session Chair

Time

Speaker

Title

Project talks

 

Project guide

9:30 -10:15 am

Project presentation by groups(G1-G3)

Project talks

Project Guides

10:15 - 11:00 am

Project presentation by groups(G4-G6)

Tea/Coffee Break (11:00 - 11:30 am)

Project talks

Project Guides

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Project presentation by groups(G6-G10)

Concluding session

Concluding remarks: future opportunities in astronomy (Director ARIES)

Director Lunch (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

 

 Observation Sessions

Date

Observer/guide

Time

Instrument (1.04m)

 19 March 2018

(Group 1,10)

Observer/ project guide

6.30-8.30PM

AIMPOL 1kx1k CCD

 20 March 2018

(Group 2,9)

Observer/ project guide

6.30-8.30PM

AIMPOL 1kx1k CCD

 21 March 2018

(Group 3,8)

Observer/project guide

6.30-8.30PM

 

AIMPOL 1kx1k CCD

 22 March 2018

(Group 4,7)

Observer/project guide

6.30-8.30PM

 

AIMPOL 1kx1k CCD

 23 March 2018

(Group 5,6)

Observer/project guide

6.30-8.30PM

AIMPOL 1kx1k CCD