ASI 2017 Programme Schedule

Tentative Programme
35th Annual Meeting of Astronomical Society of India
6 - 10 March 2017, B. M. Birla Auditorium, Jaipur


Monday, March 6, 2017
9.30 - 18.30 Workshops
 
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
9.30 - 11.00 Presidential Address
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 12:15 Vainu Bappu Presentation
12:15 - 13:00 TBD
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16.00 Sun and the Solar System 1 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 1 Extragalactic Astronomy 1 General Relativity and Cosmology 1
16.00 - 16.30 Tea Break
16.30 - 18.00 Sun and the Solar System 2 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 2 Extragalactic Astronomy 2 Instrumentation and Techniques 1
18.30 - 19.30 Banquet Dinner
 
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
  Plenary Session 1 - ASTROSAT
9.30 - 11.00 Annapurni Subramaniam - Early Science results from the Ultra-Violet Imaging Telescope
Ranjeev Misra - ASTROSAT: A New Era for Rapid X-ray Timing Studies
Santosh Vadawale - Hard X-ray Polarimetry with AstroSat CZTI
Gulab Dewangan - TBA
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 13:00 Sun and the Solar System 3 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 3 Extragalactic Astronomy 3 Instrumentation and Techniques 2
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16.00 Sun and the Solar System 4 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 4 Extragalactic Astronomy 4 General Relativity and Cosmology 2
16.00 - 16.30 Tea Break
16.30 - 17.30 Thesis Presentation 1
17.30 GB Meeting
 
Thursday, March 9, 2017
  Plenary Session 2 - Cosmology
9.30 - 10.00 R. Khatri - TBA
10.00 - 10.30 B. Pandey - TBA
10.30 - 11.00 Kanan Dutta - Probing the universe with the HI 21cm line
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 13:00 Sun and the Solar System 5 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 5 Extragalactic Astronomy 5 Instrumentation and Techniques 3
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16.00 Sun and the Solar System 6 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 6 Extragalactic Astronomy 6 Instrumentation and Techniques 4
16.00 - 16.30 Tea Break
16.30 - 18.00 Sun and the Solar System 7 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 7 Extragalactic Astronomy 7 General Relativity and Cosmology 3
  Public Talk on TMT
18.30 - 19.30 A. N. Ramaprakash - The Thirty Metre Telescope : a leap from known unknowns to unknown unknowns
 
Friday, March 10, 2017
  Plenary Session 3 - Sun
9.30 - 10.00 Arnab Rai Choudhuri - How it begins: Magnetic field generation in the Sun's interior
10.00 - 10.30 Durgesh Tripathi - It's hot, magnetic, happening and it matters: The Solar Corona
10.30 - 11.00 N. Srivastava - TBA
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 13:00 Thesis Presentation 2
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break and End of Conference