ASI 2018 Programme Schedule

Tentative Programme
36th Annual Meeting of Astronomical Society of India
5 - 9 Feb 2018, Osmania University, Hyderabad


Monday, Feb 5, 2018
9.30 - 18.30 Workshops 1 to 7
 
Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018
9.30 - 11.00 Inauguration and Presidential Address
 
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 12:30 Special Lecture -Parameswaran Ajith - Einstein’s Messengers
 
12.30 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16.00 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 1
 
Extragalactic Astronomy 1
 
General Relativity and Cosmology 1
 
16.00 - 16.30 Tea Break
16.30 - 18.00 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 2
 
Extragalactic Astronomy 2
 
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18.30 - 19.30 Gender Equity Session
19.30 Dinner
 
Wednesday, Feb 7, 2018
  Plenary Session 1 - TIME DOMAIN ASTRONOMY
 
9.30 - 11.00 G. C. Anupama - Studies of Supernovae in the era of future large facilities
Biswajit Paul - X-ray timing from milliseconds to decades and time resolved spectroscopy/polarimetry
Shabnam Iyyani - Gamma ray burst: A window to the extraordinary and extreme Universe
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 13:00 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 3
 
Extragalactic Astronomy 3
 
General Relativity and Cosmology 2
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16.00 Stars, ISM and the Galaxy 4
 
- Instrumentation and Techniques 1
 
16.00 - 16.30 Tea Break
17.30 General Body Meeting
 
19.30 - 20:30 Banquet Dinner
 
Thursday, Feb 8, 2018
  Plenary Session 2 - SCIENCE WITH THE UPGRADED GMRT
 
9.30 - 11.00 Yashwant Gupta - The upgraded GMRT: Overview and Prospects for Pulsar Studies
Ruta Kale - Clusters of galaxies with the upgraded GMRT
Nirupam Roy - Spectral line observations with the upgraded GMRT
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 13:00 Thesis Presentation I
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break
14:30 - 16.00 Thesis Presentation II
16.00 - 16.30 Tea Break
16.30 - 18.00 Sun and the Solar System 1
 
Extragalactic Astronomy 4
 
Instrumentation and Techniques 2
 
18.30 - 19:30 Public Talk - Biman Nath - A dung beetle’s view of the Milky Way
19.30 - 20:30 Dinner
 
Friday, Feb 9, 2018
  Plenary Session 3 - GALAXIES AND THE IGM
 
9.30 - 11.00 Aseem Paranjape - Recent insights into dark halo assembly and implications for galaxy evolution
Arunima Bannerjee - Origin of LSB galaxies:A dynamical study
Biman Nath - Galaxies and the intergalactic medium
11.00 - 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 - 13:00 Sun and the Solar System 2
 
Extragalactic Astronomy 5 General Relativity and Cosmology 3
13.00 - 14:30 Lunch Break and End of Conference

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