CONFERENCES AND SUMMER SCHOOLS FOR YOUNG ASTRONOMERS

Year

Dates

Place

Title

Description

Dedication

Number of

partic.

count.

talks

posters

1978

Oct 2-5

Byurakan Obs.

 

All-Union Conference of Young Astrophysicists

V.A. Ambartsumian’s 70th anniversary

 

 

1987

Sep 22-28

Byurakan Obs.

Observations with Large Telescopes

An International School for Young Astronomers, organized jointly by ESO and the Byurakan Observatory

 

~40

11

12

1995

Aug 20-28

“Nor Amberd” rest-house

 

First Byurakan Summer School for YSU students

 

 

 

2005

Aug 22-30

Byurakan Obs.

Second Byurakan Summer School for YSU students

 

20

5

2006

Aug 26 – Sep 3

Byurakan Obs.

Observational Astrophysics

First Byurakan International Summer School for Young Astronomers

60th anniversary of BAO

42

11

14

-

2008

Sep 20-30

Byurakan Obs.

Practical Astrophysics

Second Byurakan International Summer School for Young Astronomers

V.A. Ambartsumian’s 100th anniversary

44

12

18

4

2009

Jul 1-8

Byurakan Obs.

Third Byurakan Summer School for YSU students

 

31

6

2010

Sep 12 - Oct 2

Byurakan Obs.

 

Third Byurakan International Summer School for Young Astronomers, combined with IAU ISYA-2010

 

50

18
6

2011

Nov 21-25

Byurakan Obs.

50 Years of Cosmic Era: Real and Virtual Studies of the Sky

Conference for Young Astronomers

50 Years of Cosmic Era

52
7

43

2012

Sep 15-23

Byurakan Obs.

 

Fourth Byurakan International Summer School (4BISS) for young astronomers

Anania Shirakatsi's 1400th anniversary

 
 

 

2013

Aug 19-23

Byurakan Obs.

 

Fourth Byurakan Summer School (4BSS) for YSU students and IAU Symposium #304 training

Anania Shirakatsi's 1400th anniversary

40 
 

7

2016

Sep 12-23

Byurakan Obs.

Fifth Byurakan International Summer School for Young Astronomers (5BISS)

70th anniversary of Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory

 

 

Note: in case of the summer schools, number of participants is the sum of lecturers and students. Number of lectures is given instead of talks and practical exercises instead of posters.