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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7th International Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse

7th International Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse

The 7th annual workshop of IOTA/ME (International Occultation Timing Association in Middle East) will be held as an international workshop in Hafshejan & Shahr-e Kord Cities, Iran, on March 8-10, 2017. Haft Aseman Institute, International Astronomical Union (IAU), Shahr-e Kord University, Hamraz Aseman Shiraz Company, are the sponsors and support this workshop.

City: Hafshejan & Shahr-e Kord
Opening: March 8, 2017, 16:00 local time
End: March 10, 2017, 18:00 local time

The following sessions will be held during the workshop:
Session Moon and Occultation
Session Asteroid and Comet
Session Variable star, exoplanet and observation process
Session Astrobiology

Workshop web site: www.iota-me.com/oe.php
Email: iotamiddleeast@yahoo.com

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IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets

This workshop was held in the physics department of the CUMO university in 3 days Officially started in 21feb and finished at 23feb (2016). The first day of the binaries and exoplanets workshop was started with observation program on an Exoplanet using the University observatories 60cm Telescope. At the second day 12 papers (6 from Iranian participants and 6 from Turkish participants) Been Presented in-front of the President of the Physics Faculty, Students, Professors and The administrators of the National observatory of Turkey. And in the last day of the workshop Assigned to Data Analyzing of the Transit Noted from the Observed Exoplanet.

IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets
IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets
IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets
IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets

IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets
IOTA/ME And CUMO University Joint Workshop on Binary stars and Exoplanets

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Workshop on Binary Stars and exoplanets in Turkey

Workshop on Binary Stars and exoplanets in Turkey


Workshop Program:
21st February 2016
15:00-19:00 Preparation for the joint observations
19:00-24:00 Joint observations in three telescopes
22nd February 2016
09:30 Opening
10:00-10:30 COMU Observatory and Astronomy in Turkey; Osman Demircan
10:30-10:50 About IOTA/ME and Scientific projects; Atila Poro
10:50-11:15 Astronomy in Iran; Kambiz Khaleghi
11:15- 11:45 Interplanetary shock waves; Hüseyin Çavuş
11:45-12:00 Joint discussion
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-13:50 Exoplanetary Observations at COMU Observatory; Çağlar Püsküllü
13:50-14:10 Asteroid Observations at COMU Observatory; Afşar Kabaş
14:10-14:30 Spectroscopy of gamma Dor and delta Scuti variables; Filiz Kahraman
14:30-14:50 Period Study of V1095 Her and V1101 Her; Oğuz Öztürk
14:50-15:10 Joint discussion
15:10-15:40 Best pictures in observation; Atila Poro
15:40-16:20 Optimization of photometric data for detecting exoplanets; Javad Jafarzadeh
16:20-17:00 Intrinsic variable stars; Mohammed Javad Shhosseini
17:00-17:40 Introducing TTV Project; Mojdeh Dalir Sharami
17:40-18:00 The impact of cosmic rays on life; Maryam Mostafavi
18:00-19:00 Joint discussion
19:00-21:00 Dinner

Organizing Committee:
Osman Demircan
Atila Poro
Ahmet Erdem
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The Rehional Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse in Shiraz, Iran

The Rehional Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse in Shiraz, Iran

On 9th July 2015, a highly anticipated four-hour-lenght workshop was held under the title of "scientific observation, astronomy occultations and amatour astronomic applied projects" supervised Mr Atila Poro (head of IOTA's middle east section). In addition to Shiraz Astronomy Society members, other guests took this course in which three 75-min parts were instructed by the honoured speecher, Mr Poro. This workshop aimed the distribution of astronomic general knowledge and more organized co-operations between Shiraz Astronomy Society and IOTA's organization and at the end the certficate of both organizations were presented to the participants.
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