Summer School 2011

Benvenuti



School Programme


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Sunday 11 September
15:00 - 19:00Arrival in Pula and registration
Monday 12 September
08:15Bus to the Science Park
08:30 - 08:45Registration
08:45 - 09:35L. IessBasics of Radio Science
09:35 - 10:25E. PaganaAntenna systems: mono & multi beam, beam forming & focal plane array
10:25 - 10:40Coffee Break
10:40 - 11:30A. NavarriniReceiver design
11:30 - 12:20L. ValenzianoDetector devices: LNAs, phase switches, filters, ADCs
12:20 - 13:30Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:20G. MorganteCryogenic Systems
14:20 - 15:10L. IessSpacecraft tracking
15:10 - 15:25Coffee Break
15:25 - 16:15M. BersanelliBasics of radio astronomy: historical perspective
16:15 - 17:05A. PossentiPresentation of hands-on activities
17:30Bus to the Hotel
Tuesday 13 September
08:15 - 19:00Visit at the Sardinia Radio Telescope and archeological site
Wednesday 14 September
08:15Bus to the Science Park
08:45 - 09:35C. DickinsonSurveys: diffuse emission
09:35 - 10:25G. De ZottiSurveys: point sources
10:25 - 10:40Coffee Break
10:40 - 11:30M. BailesPulsars
11:30 - 12:20K. MentenMasers
12:20 - 13:30Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:20B. PariseThermal gas tracers (star forming, ISM,...)
14:20 - 15:10P. KalberlaHI
15:10 - 16:00E. CarrettiRadio continuum: galactic and extra-galactic
16:00 - 16:15Coffee Break
16:15 - 17:05J. L. MargotRadar observations
17:05 - 17:55J. L. MargotSpace Debris
18:00Bus to the Hotel
Thursday 15 September
08:15Bus to the Science Park
08:45 - 09:35S. PoppiOverview on data reduction: continuum
09:35 - 10:25A. TarchiOverview on data reduction: lines
10:25 - 10:40Coffee Break
10:40 - 12:30HANDS-ONInteracting teaching of data reduction group by group
12:30 - 13:30Lunch Break
13:30 - 15:30HANDS-ONData reduction group by group
15:30 - 15:45Coffee Break
15:45 - 17:05HANDS-ONData reduction group by group
17:30Bus to the Hotel
Friday 16 September
08:15Bus to the Science Park
08:45 - 09:35S. CasuPreparing a proposal for radio observations
09:35 - 10:25K. H. MackThe future for single-dish radio astronomy
10:25 - 10:40Coffee Break
10:40 - 12:30HANDS-ONData reduction group by group
12:30 - 13:30Lunch Break
13:30 - 15:30HANDS-ONPreparation of a group by group presentation of the results
15:30 - 15:45Coffee Break
15:45 - 17:05HANDS-ONPreparation of a group by group presentation of the results
17:30Bus to the Hotel
Saturday 17 September
08:15Bus to the Science Park
08:45 - 10:25HANDS-ONGroups Mini-Talks
10:25 - 10:40Coffee Break
10:40 - 12:20HANDS-ONGroups Mini-Talks
12:20 - 13:30Lunch Break
13:30Bus to the Airport