4th IUCAA sponsored Workshop on Astronomical Data Analysis (WADA 2022)

4th IUCAA sponsored Workshop on Astronomical Data Analysis (WADA 2022)

Organized by: Department of Physics, Jagannath Barooah College, Jorhat, Assam

Sponsored by: The Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Pune

Dates: 12 – 14 May, 2022

 

The Department of Physics, J. B. College is hosting the 4th IUCAA sponsored Workshop on Astronomical Data Analysis (WADA 2022) during 12-14 May, 2022. The workshop is intended for graduateThe workshop is intended for graduateand post-graduate students, research scholars and faculty members of our owncollege and from other institutions who are working in the area of astronomy andastrophysics and plan to analyse astronomical data. The number of participants for the workshop will be limited to 50. The primary focus of the workshop is to introduce the participantsto the different data analysis techniques involved in astronomy research. The program will cover a mixture of practical hands-on data analysis sessions under the supervision of experts and will also include relevant science talks and complementary skills training. Priority will be given to hands-on sessions of data analysis. The outside participants will be provided free accommodation during thisworkshop. 

WORKSHOP FLYER 

WADA2022 Flyer

PROGRAMME

12/05/2022

0900-1000 

Registration

1000-1020

Inauguration ceremony

1020-1050

Inaugural Tea

1050-1150

Inaugural talk on “Light scattering from interstellar dust” by Prof. Gazi A. Ahmed, Tezpur University, Assam

1150-1250

Talk on the topic “Dust in the Universe” by Dr. Rupjyoti Gogoi, Tezpur University, Assam

1250-1400

LUNCH

1400-1430

Talk on “Interstellar dust and related astronomical techniques” by Mr. Olag Pratim Bordoloi, Tezpur University, Assam

1430-1700

Hands-on Laboratory Session 1

13/05/2022

0930-1030 

Talk on “Exoplanets: What is the hype all about?” by Dr. Gautam Saikia, North Gauhati College, Assam

1030-1130

Talk on “Waves in the Solar Atmosphere” by Dr. Aishawnnya Sharma, Bahona College, Assam

1130-1150

TEA

1150-12:50

Talk on “An overview of X-ray astronomy and discovering and understanding X-ray transients” by Dr. Biplob Sarkar, Tezpur University, Assam

1250-1400

LUNCH

1400-1420

Talk “An outline of the AstroSat mission” by Ms. Sree Bhattacharjee, Tezpur University, Assam

1420-1440

Talk on “Understanding Blazars” by Mr. Hritwik Bora, Tezpur University, Assam

1430-1700

Hands-on Laboratory Session 2

14/05/2022

0930-1015 

Talk on “New era for astronomy: culture & careers” by Ms. Kabita Deka, Tezpur University, Assam

1015-1100

Talk by Mr. Anshuman Buragohain “Introduction to galaxy formation and evolution”, Tezpur University, Assam

1100-1120

TEA

1120-12:50

Hands-on Laboratory Session 3

1250-1400

LUNCH

1400-1600

Hands-on Laboratory Session 4

1600-1630

Closing Session

 

 
Jagannath Barooah College (Autonomous)
Barpatra Ali, Jorhat-785001
Assam, India
 
Tel: +91 376 2320060
Fax: +91376 2300605
Email:  jbcollege@rediffmail.com
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