1st RISE-ASTROSTAT Collaboration Meeting

Heraklion, Crete, Greece
26 - 28 June 2017

FORTH - Fundation of Research and Technology


General Information


Meeting programme


Travel information

Monday 26/6

9:30 Coffee available
10:00 - 12:00 Source/Structure Detection (I)
Statistical Issues
Sara Algeri on Frequency Methods
David van Dyk on Bayesian Methods
Simultaneous Detections
Vinay Kashyap on New algorithm based on Type-S Errors

12:00 - 13:00 lunch break

10:00 - 12:00 Source/Structure Detection (I)
Luis Campos on Source separation using temporal/spatial X-ray data
Shihao Yang on Extended Structure in X-ray Images
14:00 - 14:30 Estimating Cosmological Parameters (I)
Kaisey Mandel on Type Ia SN

14:30 - 15:00 Coffee break

15:30 - 17:30 Estimating Cosmological Parameters (II)
Hikmatali Shariff / Roberto Trotta (remotely) on Selection Effects of Type Ia supernovae
David van Dyk on Classification of SNIa
17:30 - 18:00 Source/Structure Detection (III)
Thomas Lee and Minjae Fan on Seeded Region Growth (remotely)

Tuesday 27/6

9:30 Coffee available
10:00 - 12:30 Fitting Data with Complex Multi Parameter Models
Vinay Kashyap on Hitomi Problem (flux estimates and errors from low count data)
David Stenning on Computer Model Emulation and Calibration for Chemical Spectra
Shihao Yang on Combing Data sets of Different Sizes
Jeff Andrews on Bayesian X-ray binary Population Synthesis modeling

12:30 - 13:30 lunch break

13:30 - 15:30 Fitting Data with Complex Multi Parameter Models (II)
Pat Scott on BSM particle/astroparticle parameter estimation with GAMBIT
Sebastian Hoof on Axion dark matter and Bayesian searches for dark matter in dwarf galaxies
Tim Linden on Fitting flux distributions
Vasileios Stampoulis on Log N - Log S and Galaxy Classification ( 8am / 3pm (NYC/Crete))

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break

16:00 - 17:30 Multi-Deminsional Analysis Estimating Cosmological Parameters (II)
Tassos Fragkos on multi-dimensional interpolation
Xixi You on Solar DEM accounting for uncertainty in emissivity

17:30 - 18:30 Future Plans

Wednesday 28/6

9:30 Mid-Term Program Review

This meeting is sponsored by the project GA No. 206469 (RISE-ASTROSTAT) of the Horizon 2010 Programme.

                       For more information, please contact: azezas@physics.uoc.gr