An agreement between IOTA/ME and the University of Garmian-Kurdistan-Iraq

IOTA/ME and the University of Garmian-Kurdistan-Iraq have agreed to sign an agreement. According to this agreement, University of Garmian officially became a member of (IOTA/ME) in Kurdistan-Iraq and has the opportunity to hold a seminar, workshop, and international conference in the fields of occultation, eclipse, planetary science, astrobiology and other related subjects.
This agreement has been signed on 16/8/2017 and is eligible for five years.

An agreement between IOTA/ME and the University of Garmian-Kurdistan-Iraq

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5th Astronomy Summer School (IOTA/ME) 2017

5th Astronomy Summer School (IOTA/ME) 2017

5th astronomy summer school, was held in Alborz space center, 15-17 Agust 2017.
67 persons were registered for this school, but 13 persons from graduated students was chosen by science committee, to participate in this summer school. In this school, some titles such as Asteroids, Sun, Planetary science and Astrobiology, were more discussed about them. This summer was supported by ISA and IAU.
More information: www.iota-me.com/school.php
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JOE 3

JOE 3


The 3th issue of JOE (Journal of Occultation and Eclipse) was published. This journal is open source and published by the International Occultation Timing Association Middle East section (IOTA/ME).

Download articles: http://iota-me.com/joe3.html
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Publication of IOTA/ME members' paper in NEW ASTRONOMY JOURNAL

Publication of IOTA/ME members' paper in NEW ASTRONOMY JOURNAL

A new paper with title “First light curve analysis of the high-amplitude Delta Scuti star GSC 4552–1498” has been recently accepted and published in the ISI journal New Astronomy. The Authors are “S. J. Jafarzadeh” and “A. Poro”.

In this paper, a HADS variable star is observed at three filter in Alborz observatory in Karaj. By analyzing its light curves, a new ephemeris and oscillation modes were presented. Furthermore, some of the star’s physical parameters including its mass, radius and luminosity were calculated and Two color diagram of different phases of the star were depicted.

This paper is accessible by the link below:
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1384107616301774
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7th international workshop on Occultation and Eclipse was held (2017)

7th international workshop on Occultation and Eclipse was held (2017)

Seventh international workshop on occultation and eclipse, were held in Shahr-e kord city, Iran since 8 to 10 march. There were 55 participant from different cities of Iran, Turkey and Indonesia. 19 speeches and 7 posters were presented in this workshop. Eight invited professors were from Iran, France, Turkey, Spain and Japan.
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Starting registration for 7th International Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse

Starting registration for 7th International Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse

Program Committee:
- Atila Poro (IOTA/ME, Iran)
- Hans J. Bode (IOTA/ES, Germany)
- Dr. Mitsuru Soma (National Astronomical Observatory of Japan)
- Prof. Luis Vázquez (Complutense Madrid University, Spain)
- Prof. Roger Ferlet (Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris CNRS, France)
- Wolfgang Beisker (IOTA/ES, Germany)
- Dr. Mehmet Ozel (Istanbul light university, Turkey)
- Kourosh Rokni (ISA, Iran)
- Dr. Narges Fathalian (Tehran Payam'Noor University, Iran)
- Mohammad Moradi (Shahr-e Kord University, Iran)
- Dr. Bahman Hosseinzadeh (Mahmudabad University, Iran)
- Prof. Osman Demircan (COMU, Turkey)

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