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2nd X-ray Astronomy School Announcement
2nd X-ray Astronomy School
August 18-22 2002
Coolfont Lodge, Berkeley Spring, WV
Deadline for registration: May 31 2002
We are pleased to announce the opening of registration for the 2nd
X-ray Astronomy School. The school will be held from the evening of
August 18 to the early afternoon of August 22 at a Spa resort in the
mountains of West Virginia.
The program for the school has not been finalized but the topics
covered will include :
1) Examples of data analysis methods and problems in the main scientific
areas covered by X-ray astronomy (clusters of galaxies, AGN, normal
galaxies, X-ray binaries, CVs, pulsars, supernova remnants,...)
2) X-ray production mechanisms.
3) X-ray detectors, with an emphasis on operating satellites and new X-ray
4) X-ray data analysis techniques (spectral, timing, and imaging) and
The school enrollment is limited to 45 -- Registrations will be accepted on a
first-come, first-served basis.
The deadline for registrations is May 31, 2002.
For more information, please contact
or look at the web site at:
The 2nd X-ray astronomy school is organized by :
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Chandra X-ray Center
Universities Space Research Association
A service of the
High Energy Astrophysics Science Archive Research Center (HEASARC)
Questions or comments should go to firstname.lastname@example.org