A Workshop held on Science and Research Branch of Tehran (2013)
Astrophysics workshop on subjects "spectroscopy and exoplanets" and “Introducing of Solar physics" held on Science and Research Branch of Tehran, I. Azad University of Iran (SRB-IAU) by Physics Scientific Association of Plasma Physics Research Center (PSA-PPRC) and International Occultation Timing Association in Middle East (IOTA-ME) on October, 26, 2013.
The first presentation was “Introducing of Solar physics” lectured by Prof. Osman Demircan and the second presentation by Dr. Cyrine Nehme about “Exoplanets and Spectroscopy”. Prof. Demircan lectured about the reasons of solar velocity changes during the time, it's calculations and the electromagnetic filaments of surface of sun, also he spoke about the Univ observatory and Kanakkole University of Turkey. Dr. Cyrine Nehme lectured about how to discover an exoplanet by spectroscopy, types of spectroscopy, methods of exoplanets discovering and types of exoplanets, after them she spoke about the spectroscopy instruments of Notre Dame University of Lebanon and it’s activities.
All lectures were translating by Ms. Nastaran Khataei member of PSA at the same time and live.
Mohammad Reza Shafizadeh executive director of IOTA-ME and president of PSA-PPRC spoke about activities on IOTA-ME and PSA in future, also he thanked to Atila Poro (IOTA-ME president), Dr. Lari (the public relations of SRB-IAU) and Dr. Hoseynzadeh Lotfi (Research Assistance of SRB-IAU) and Mr. Pouria Moradi (the executive director of PSA-PPRC) for holding the workshop.
Dr. Cyrine Nehme said the scientific condition of students is in good level and it is better than Lebanon and France, also she was surprised for population of girl participants in workshop.
Dr. Hamid Reza Yousefi, assistant professor at PPRC was at workshop as a special quest and exponent, during the workshop a memorial of workshop signed by Dr. H.R. Yousefi, Prof. O. Demircan, Mr. A. Poro, Dr. C. Nehme, Mr. M.R. Shafizadeh and Mr. P. Moradi.
Prof. O. Demircan and Dr. C. Nehme were the lecturers, Dr Yousefi was the chairperson of the first meeting, Mr. M.R. Shafizadeh, Ms. F. Memarian and Ms. N. Khataei members of PSA were executive director, member of executive board and translator of the 4th International Conference on Occultation and Eclipse that held on Space Research Center of Iran Space Agency by IOTA-ME on October, 24, 2013, Mr. Pouria Moradi (director), Ms. Nastaran Khataei, Mr. Shahab Sharifi, Mr. Majid Qahabi, Mr. Navid Shah’hoseyni and Ms. Nafiseh Ahou’ei were the executive board of the workshop.
A certification will give to all of the participants from IOTA-ME and PSA in future.