Events and Activities - 2008

 

Dec 11: Seminar at Konkoly Observatory given by P. Ábrahám on "On the 2008 outburst of the young eruptive star EX Lupi" ("Az EX Lupi fiatal eruptív csillag 2008-as nagy kitörése").
Dec 4: As a consortium member, KISAG participated in an application for a EU FP7 grant. The proposed activity is development of cryogenic electronics for future ESA space missions.
Dec 2: Annual status report on the Herschel project in the Hungarian Space Office.
Dec 2: In the annual students' science competition, held at the Astronomy Dept. of the Eötvös Loránd University, Timea Ládi presented her work on "Studying disk structure around pre-main sequence binary stars".
Dec 1: Attila Moór, after a 14-month interruption, re-joined the Herschel project.
Nov 6-7: P. Ábrahám and N. Sipos visited MPIA, Heidelberg, for a meeting on the joint evaluation and publication of observations related to the EX Lupi outburst.
Oct 26-30: P. Ábrahám participated in the conference "New Light on Young Stars: Spitzer's View of Circumstellar Disks", held in Pasadena. He presented a poster entitled "The Evolution of Warm Debris Disks: Implications for Recent Collisions".
Sep 24-26: P. Ábrahám visited Leiden Observatory to work on joint papers with Á. Kóspál.
Jul ?-?: P. Ábrahám and N. Sipos visited MPIA, Heidelberg, for a meeting on the joint evaluation and publication of observations related to the EX Lupi outburst.
Jun ?-?: P. Ábrahám and N. Sipos visited MPIA, Heidelberg, for a meeting on the joint evaluation and publication of observations related to the EX Lupi outburst.
Jun 1: Á. Kóspál left Konkoly Observatory and started working as a postdoc at Leiden Observatory.
May 20: Á. Kóspál submitted her PhD thesis at the Eötvös Loránd University.
Apr 7-17: P. Ábrahám and Á. Kóspál travelled to Chile to execute observations with the VLT at Paranal Observatory. After the observations on the night of April 10/11, P. Ábrahám gave a talk on VLTI/MIDI observations of V1647 Ori, while Á. Kóspál presented VLT/NACO observations of Parsamian 21 at the ESO Headquarters in Santiago, Chile.
Mar 7: Á. Kóspál successfully passed her final examination at the PhD School of the Eötvös Loránd University.




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