Galaxies and Cosmology

Workshop on Galaxies and Cosmology
  • When Jul 07, 2014 to Jul 18, 2014 (Asia/Kolkata / UTC550)
  • Where NCRA, Pune
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The Workshop

A workshop on Galaxies and Cosmology will be held at the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (NCRA-TIFR), Pune during the period of July 7 - 18, 2014. The workshop is open to Ph.D. students and young postdoctoral fellows and the aim is to introduce the participants to current research in the field of galaxies. The workshop will be divided into two sections. The first section will consist of pedagogical lectures on a wide range of topics by eminent researchers from the country. The second section will consist of several seminars aimed at exposing the participants to the range of research being conducted in the country.

List of Speakers and Topics Covered

Name of Speaker (Affiliation)                     Topic
Yogesh Wadadekar (NCRA-TIFR, Pune) Evolution of Galaxy Morphology
Jayaram N Chengalur (NCRA-TIFR, Pune) ISM in Galaxies
Biman Nath (RRI, Bangalore) Feedback and Galaxy Evolution
Nissim Kanekar (NCRA-TIFR, Pune) Early Galaxies
Gulab Dewangan (IUCAA, Pune) Galaxy Clusters
Somnath Bharadwaj (IIT, Kharagpur) Large Scale Structures
Chanda Jog (IISc, Bangalore) Dynamics of Galaxies
Jasjeet S. Bagla (IISER, Mohali) Cosmological N-Body Simulations
Tirthankar Roy Choudhury (NCRA-TIFR, Pune) IGM-Galaxy Connection
Kandaswamy Subramanian (IUCAA, Pune) Magnetic Fields in Galaxies


To Apply


Students interested in attending the Workshop should send us an application (preferably by e-mail, at the address given below) stating their name, affiliation, postal and e-mail addresses and a brief CV, before April 15, 2014. Ph.D. students should also arrange for a letter of recommendation from their supervisors to be sent to us before the deadline. The selected students will be informed by May 7, 2014. Free boarding and lodging will be arranged for all the students selected to attend the school. We will also be able to provide second class train fare to all outstation student participants.

Address for Contact

Coordinator, Workshop on Galaxies
National Centre for Radio Astrophysics
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Pune University Campus,  Ganeshkhind
Pune 411007

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