1st Astro-COLIBRI

Multi-Messenger
Astrophysics Workshop

This international workshop provides a forum for leading scientists and young researchers to foster communication within the rapidly evolving real-time multi-messenger astronomy.

26/09/2022 - 30/09/2022

Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany

Funding & Support

Funding agencies

Objective

Real-time multi-messenger Astrophysics

The key objective of this workshop is to develop and disseminate a research agenda on interconnecting software tools in real-time multi-messenger astronomy. This international conference provides a forum for leading scientists and young researchers to foster communication within the community between developers and users with a range of expertise in the production and use of software tools that facilitates life in rapidly evolving real-time multi-messenger astronomy.

Real-time multi-messenger alert pipeline

Astro-COLIBRI

Astro-COLIBRI allows professional and amateur astronomers keeping track of the latest transient astrophysical events. The most violent explosions in the universe are detected by a global network of observatories. They observe supernovae, gamma-ray bursts, flares of extragalactic objects and many more. Astro-COLIBRI alerts you in real-time about these events.
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Workshop Topics

Travel Information

The event takes place in the new lecture hall HIB at the Ruhr-University Bochum. The traveling distance between the airports in Dortmund, Cologne/Bonn and Düsseldorf and the Ruhr-Universität Bochum is two hours at the most. Düsseldorf airport is the most easily accessible one, with up to eight direct trains per hour running between the airport and Bochum’s main train station; the journey takes about half an hour.