International Astrostatistics Association

Meetings and Events

GOLD : The Golden Cosmological Surveys Decade01.04.2020 - 01.06.2020 GOLD : The Golden Cosmological Surveys Decade

Université Paris Saclay

Th he decade 2020-2030 will be cosmology’s  new golden age with the launch of two spatial missions dedicated to cosmology, Euclid in 2022 and WFIRST in 2026, and the starting of the Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) observations in 2022. These international projects, ushering in the era of Big Data for cosmology, will require new statistical methods to tackle computational and theoretical challenges,

Program Outline

4-10 April : School: ADA X school on statistics for cosmology.

20-24 April: Workshop1: Lensing (methodologies in Lensing).

11-15 May: Workshop2: Galaxy Clustering (methodologies in clustering).

25-28 May: Workshop3: Theory and Interpretation of the data.

Detailed information can be found here.

Summer School in Statistics XVI & Summer School in Astroinformatics01.06.2020 - 12.06.2020 Summer School in Statistics XVI & Summer School in Astroinformatics

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Penn State's Center for Astrostatistics is continuing its annual Summer Schools in Statistics for Astronomers designed for graduate students and researchers in astronomy. This is being supplemented with a new additional week-long Summer School in Astroinformatics. Lectures and tutorials are presented by a team of experienced professors in statistics, astronomy, computer science, and informatics. Classroom instruction is interspersed with hands-on analysis of astronomical data with opportunity for discussion of methodological issues.

  • Summer School in Statistics: June 1-5 2020.
  • Summer School in Astroinformatics: June 8-12 2020.

Detailed information can be found here