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ASI-2017 Parallel Sessions: Wednesday, 8 March, 2017

Total time for Invited talks - 30m, Contributed talks - 15m

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Venue: Hall A
Sun and the Solar System - III  [Chairperson: Nandita Srivastava]
Speaker Title
Bhavesh Jaiswal
Spectro-polarimetry of the limb of the Martian atmosphere: simulations based on a radiative transfer model
Naznin R. Choudhury Study of porous grains and related properties of cometary dust
Alok Ranjan Tiwary Imaging Spectro-polarimeter for Multi Application Solar Telescope (MAST): Preliminary Results Obtained in the Fe I 617.3 nm and Ca II 854.2 nm.
Bimal Pandey Multiwavelength Analysis of a typical prominence with helical twisting associated with a CME

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Venue: Hall B
Stars, ISM and the Galaxy III  [Chairperson: Indulekha Kavila]
Speaker Title
Priya Hasan A tale of two Populations: NGC 281
Bryan Rithesh Miranda Detecting UV bright stellar population in Open Cluster Remnants
Neelam Panwar Stellar content and mass function of the cluster Be 59 towards the low-mass end
Sindhu N How hot are Blue Stragglers?
Snehalata Sahu UVIT Imaging of the globular cluster NGC 288

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Venue: Hall C
Extragalactic Astronomy-III  [Chairperson: Preeti Kharb]
Speaker Title
Vikram Khaire Helium Reionization and Spectral Energy Distribution of Quasars
Sachin P C Detection of Two Intervening Ne VIII Absorbers Probing Warm-Hot Gas at z > 0
Kanak Saha ASTRoSAT/UVIT deep observation of HST/Chandra Deep Field South
Konstantinos Kolokythas The Complete Local-Volume Groups Sample: Radio properties and feedback implications of galaxy groups in the Local Universe
Abhirup Datta Understanding Merger Activities in Galaxy Clusters Using High Fidelity X-ray Temperature Maps and Radio Observations
Pooja Bhattacharjee Searching for signatures of dark matter annihilation from Triangulum II using FERMI gamma ray data

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 11:30 - 13:00
Venue: Hall D
Instrumentation and Techniques II  [Chairperson: P. Sreekumar]
Speaker Title
Sagar Godambe Performance evaluation of prototype imaging camera for the MACE telescope
Shiv Kumar Goyal Supra Thermal & Energetic Particle Spectrometer (STEPS) - subsystem of ASPEX payload, onboard Aditya-L1 mission
K. Sankarasubramanian A Novel Spectroscopic Concept for High Time Cadence Velocity Measurements
Ritabrata Sarkar Low Cost Exploration of Space Using Weather Balloon Borne X-ray Detectors
Varun Kumar Analysis and design of planar flexible inductor for segment edge sensing in Segmented Mirror Telescopes

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 14:30 - 16.00
Venue: Hall A
Sun and the Solar System - IV  [Chairperson: Nandita Srivastava]
Speaker Title
Girjesh R Gupta Heating and cooling of coronal loop observed during a micro-flare with IRIS, SDO, and XRT
Sanjay Kumar On The Role Of Repetitive Magnetic Reconnections In Evolution Of Magnetic Flux Ropes In Solar Corona
Abhishek Kumar Srivastava
Coronal EUV Waves and Their Interaction with the Localized Magnetic Structures
Tomin K James Energetics of small electron acceleration episodes in the solar corona
Abhishek Johri Acceleration and evolution of solar energetic particle events in the Sun-Earth distance

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 14:30 - 16.00
Venue: Hall B
Stars, ISM and the Galaxy IV  [Chairperson: Indulekha Kavila]
Speaker Title
Vishal Joshi Near-infrared studies of Novae: Highlights of recent results (I)
Nirupam Roy Radio monitoring of Galactic novae: highlights of recent results
Prasanta Bera Spectral and timing properties of the magnetic CVs
N Kameswar Rao UVIT -- A nnew Tool for the Study of Planetary Nebulae iUV
Ananta Charan Pradhan The GALEX observations of planetary nebulae

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 14:30 - 16.00
Venue: Hall C
Extragalactic Astronomy-IV  [Chairperson: Preeti Kharb]
Speaker Title
Sumana Nandi A misaligned double-double radio galaxy hosted by a binary supermassive black hole system
Chiranjib Konar Episodic Radio Galaxies and Mode of Accretion in Them
Pratik Dabhade SAGAN - Search & Analysis of GRGs with Associated Nuclei
Viral Parekh Early results of uGMRT observations of diffuse radio sources
Ananda Hota First results from the GMRT Observation of Objects Discovered by RAD@home Astronomy Collaboratory (GOOD-RAC)

 

Wednesday, 8 March, 2017
Time: 14:30 - 16.00
Venue: Hall D
General Relativity and Cosmology II  [Chairperson: Somak Roychowdhury]
Speaker Title
Abhirup Ghosh CTesting general relativity using gravitational wave signals from the inspiral, merger and ringdown of binary black holes
Krishnendu N. V. Testing the binary black hole nature of compact binary coalescences using gravitational wave observations
Gayathri V. Wavelet-based search of coalescing compact binaries with GW detectors
Bhal Chandra Joshi Radio Pulsars, gravity and an Indian Pulsar Timing Array
Prerna Rana Dynamics of bound orbits in Kerr geometry and QPO frequency ratios