Conference on Multi-messenger Astronomy in the Era of LIGO-India 15-18 Jan 2019, Khandala

This Multi-messenger Astronomy meeting is an opportunity to bring together the entire multi-institutional LIGO-India team of scientists and engineers across the spectrum of activities, together with the  members of the national and international scientific communities who would look forward to do science with LIGO-India observatory.

This conference will feature  plenary talks by some of the  leading experts on gravitational wave detectors and what new physics and astrophysics they may unravel in the era of LIGO-India, sometimes in conjunction with other electromagnetic and particle observations.

The conference will cover plans and progress of the project and the allied training, R&D efforts.

Venue: The Dukes Retreat, Khandala, India

The Duke’s retreat, Khandala is a scenic resort near Pune.  Other details will be available soon.
Dates: Jan 15-18, 2019
Conference Banquet:  Jan 17, 2019

Presentation slides:  Now available here


Group Photo

Organising Committee:

Sukanta Bose, Ajit Kembhavi, Sanjit Mitra,  Tarun Souradeep

Contact: Pallavi Nalawade <LI_events AT iucaa DOT in>

The IUCAA GW Science Centre acknowledges support of the Navajbai Ratan Tata Trust (NRTT) grant for organising this meeting.