Registration of the 9th International Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse began

Registration of the 9th International Workshop on Occultation and Eclipse began

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The international workshop on “Occultation and Eclipse” which will be held at the Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Dubai, UAE, on April 16-17, 2019.

This workshop starting from 2010, International Occultation Timing Association, Middle East section (IOTA/ME) holds annual international workshop on Occultation and Eclipse. Main topics of these workshop include wide range of researches related to Occultation and eclipsing systems; like planetary science; exoplanets, Moon(s), small bodies in solar system, observation processing, Solar system objects and etc. Therefore, a large range of topics that can be linked to Occultation and Eclipse, can be relevant at the workshop.

Workshop sessions:
Session: Asteroid and Lunar Occultations
Session: Trans Neptunian Objects and Comets
Session: Observation processing and Timing
Session: Transit of exoplanets and Big data
Free Session: Solar System Objects

Organizers:
- International Occultation Timing Association, Middle East section (IOTA/ME)
- Dubai Astronomy Group

Supporters:
- International Astronomical Union
- JOE Journal (http://joe.iota-me.com)

Scientific Committee:
- Atila Poro (Iran)
- Prof. Nidhal Guessoum (UAE)
- Prof. Roger Ferlet (France)
- Prof. Mehmet Emin OZEL (Turkey)
- Dr. David W. Dunham (USA)
- Dr. Ozgur Basturk (Turkey)
- Paul D. Maley (USA)
- Dr. Eberhard Riedel (Germany)
- Dr. Basim Al Lami (UAE)

Local Organizing Committee:
- Sheeraz Ahmad (UAE - General Secretary)

Deadlines & Important Dates:
- March 01, 2019: Registration deadline for people with a visa application. Please send your visa request by E-mail to iotamiddleeast@yahoo.com (indicate VISA in the Subject of email). We will send you an invitation letter by email.
- March 24, 2019: Deadline for abstract submission
- March 26, 2019: Program released
- April 01, 2019: Final registration deadline
- April 14-15, 2019: Arrival to Dubai
- April 16-17, 2019: Workshop in Dubai
- April 18-19, 2019: Departure from Dubai

Participating fee:
The cost of participating in the workshop for students is 30$ and for other is 50$.

Workshop language:
English

Contacts:
Address: Dubai Astronomy Group
Al Thuraya Astronomy Center
Mushrif Park
Dubai, UAE
Tel: +971 4 2216603 / +971 50 6246172

Workshop website: http://iota-me.com/oe.php
Contact email address (Scientific items): info@iota-me.com & iotamiddleeast@yahoo.com
Contact email address (executive cases): sheeraz@dubaiastronomy.com

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Presentations of IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop, Ankara, Turkey

Presentations of IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop, Ankara, Turkey

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Presentations of IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop, Ankara, Turkey

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Appreciation at the University of Ankara

Appreciation at the University of Ankara

IOTA/ME President gave his sincere appreciation to Dr. Ozgur Basturk for being the Joint Head of the Scientific Organizing Committee and Local Organizing Committee during the International IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanets Transits Workshop held by IOTA/ME and Ankara University Kreiken Observatory, between 15-18 October, 2018 in Ankara, Turkey.
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IOTA/ME PHOTOMETRIC OBSERVATIONS OF EXOPLANET TRANSITS WORKSHOP WAS HELD

IOTA/ME PHOTOMETRIC OBSERVATIONS OF EXOPLANET TRANSITS WORKSHOP WAS HELD

IOTA/ME PHOTOMETRIC OBSERVATIONS OF EXOPLANET TRANSITS WORKSHOP WAS HELD

The International IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanets Transits Workshop held by International Occultation Timing Association Middle East section (IOTA/ME) and Ankara University Kreiken Observatory, which has been held for 4 days with the attendance of each participant to an exoplanet transit observing run in Kreiken Observatory between 15-18 October, 2018 in Ankara, Turkey.
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Program of IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop

Program of IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop


DAY-1 (Oct 15, 2018 Monday)
14:30 – 17:00 Observations of Exoplanet Transits (Assoc. Prof. Ozgur Baştürk)
18:00 – morning Observation Run – 1

DAY-2 (Oct 16, 2018 Tuesday)
14:30 – 17:00 Modeling an Exoplanet Transit Light Curve
18:00 – morning Observation Run – 2

DAY-3 (Oct 17, 2018 Wednesday)
14:30 – 17:00 Data Reduction of a Photometric Transit Observation
18:00 – morning Observation Run – 3

DAY-4 (Oct 18, 2018 Thursday)
14:30 – 17:00 Discussion of the results of observation runs (Presentations)
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IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop

IOTA/ME Photometric Observations of Exoplanet Transits Workshop

15-18Oct. 2018
Ankara University, Turkey

Scientific Committee:
Assoc. Prof. Ozgur Baştürk
Assoc. Prof. Mesut Yilmaz
Ekrem Murat Esmer
Burak Keten

Topics:
Observations of Exoplanet Transits
Data Reduction of a Photometric Transit Observation
Modeling an Exoplanet Transit Light Curve
Observation Workshop and Discussion
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