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Neutron star: A laboratory in the sky

Sudip Bhattacharyya
Neutron star: A laboratory in the sky
Left: X-ray intensity vs. time of a thermonuclear X-ray burst; right: X-ray energy spectrum of a relativistic emission line from a neutron star system. ... read more

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Mar 02, 2015

  • Mr. V. Umesh, "Exact S-matrices in supersymmetric Chem-Simons-matter theories" in DTP Seminar Room (A-304) starts at 1100
  • Dr. Arkaprabha Sarangi (Max-Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Garching, Germany), "Formation of molecules and dust grains in core-collapse supernovae" in A 269 starts at 1130
  • Mr. M. Ashok Kumar (Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore), "Statistical Inference Based on a Parametric Family of Divergences" in D-405 (D-Block Seminar Room) starts at 1130
  • Dr. Mrityunjoy Chakraborty (Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur), "Greedy Recovery Algorithms in Compressive Sensing: A Review and Some New Results" in AG-69 starts at 1430
  • Dr. T.N. Narayanan (TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences, Hyderabad), "New Solids having Novel Interfaces with Tunable Properties" in AG-69 starts at 1600