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Two day Seminar on X-ray Astronomy

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February  1-2, 2020

The Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (IUCAA), Pune in collaboration with Department of Physics, St. Thomas College,  Ranni is conducting a  two day Seminar on X-ray Astronomy on 1 and 2 February 2020.  The seminar mainly focus on basic idea of X-ray emitting sources like AGN, X-ray Binaries, Black hole candidates etc. and also on different X-ray emission mechanisms. It also includes the topic on India’s first multi wavelength  satellite Astrosat.

The total number of participants is limited to 40, which consists of Post Graduate students in Physics, young motivated Research Scholars and Teachers. Accommodation and travel allowance will be provided to all participants (as per rules). Those who are interested in applying for the programme may do so by filling the online form:

Deadline                                             : January 7,  2020

Title  of the programme                   : Seminar on X-ray Astronomy  
Dates                                                   : February 1-2, 2020
Expected number of participants        : 40
Venue                                                  : Department of Physics,  St. Thomas  College, Ranni ,                      

   Pathanamthitta, Kerala

Target Audience                                  : M.Sc. Students, Research Scholars, and Teachers

Co-coordinators                                   : Prof. Ranjeev  Misra, IUCAA, Pune

                                                                   Dr. Marykutty James, St.Thomas College, Ranni

Resource Persons                                 : Prof.  Ranjeev Misra (IUCAA, Pune)

                                                                     Prof.  K Indulekha (MGU, Kottayam)

                                                                     Dr. Jithesh V. (IUCAA, Pune)

                                                                   Dr. Jeena K. (PWC, Calicut)

                                                                  Prof.  Nainan Sajeeth Philip (Former HOD of  St. Thomas College Kozhenchery)

                                                               Dr. Bari Maqbool . (IUCAA, Pune)

                                                               Dr. Jincy Devasia(Henry Baker College Melukavu)


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