2020 MWA Virtual Project Meeting

from Wednesday, 10 June 2020 (08:00) to Friday, 12 June 2020 (15:00)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
10 Jun 2020
11 Jun 2020
12 Jun 2020
AM
08:00
Management (until 08:40) ()
08:00 Board Chair Welcome - Stuart Wyithe   ()
08:10 MWA Director's Report - Melanie Johnston-Hollitt (ICRAR/Curtin)   ()
08:30 Principal Scientist's Update - Adam Beardsley   ()
08:40
Science (until 10:00) ()
08:40 Multi-redshift upper limits on the signal from the Epoch of Reionisation using the Murchison Widefield Array - Cathryn Trott (ICRAR - Curtin University)   ()
09:00 A Unified Calibration Framework for 21 cm Cosmology - Ruby Byrne (University of Washington)   ()
09:20 Measuring MWA Beam Shapes Using Satellites - Aman Chokshi (University of Melbourne)   ()
09:40 WODEN: An MWA specific GPU simulation code - Jack Line (ICRAR Curtin University)   ()
10:00 --- Coffee ---
10:20
Science (until 12:00) ()
10:20 SHI Update - Divya Oberoi (National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, Pune India)   ()
10:40 The MWA IPS Phase-II Survey - John Morgan   ()
11:00 First radio evidence for impulsive heating of the quiet solar corona - Surajit Mondal (National Centre for Radio Astrophysics)   ()
11:20 Probing fine spatial, temporal and spectral structures of the Sun - Rohit Sharma (University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland)   ()
11:40 Solar flux density calibration with in-field sources for MWA solar observation - Devojyoti Kansabanik (National Centre for Radio Astrophysics - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Pune, India)   ()
08:00
Engineering & Operations (until 09:00) ()
08:00 MWA data life cycle and future plans - Greg Sleap (Curtin)   ()
08:20 MWAX - New MWA correlator update and capabilities - Brian Crosse (Curtin)   ()
08:40 Phase III Overview - Mia Walker (MWA)   ()
09:00
Science - Melanie Johnston-Hollitt (ICRAR/Curtin) (until 10:00) ()
10:00 --- Coffee ---
10:20
Engineering & Operations (until 11:20) ()
10:20 Site Activity Update - Andrew McPhail   ()
10:40 Getting the MWA to produce the data you want - Andrew Williams (MWA Telescope)   ()
11:00 Calibration database for the MWA ASVO - Marcin Sokolowski (Curtin University)   ()
11:20
Science (until 12:00) ()
11:20 Transients Update - Paul Hancock   ()
11:40 Looking for cosmic rays with the MWA at 15ns time resolution - Alexander Williamson (Curtin Institute for Radio Astronomy)   ()
08:00
Management (until 12:00) ()
PM
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00
Science (until 15:20) ()
13:00 GEG Update - Chenoa Tremblay   ()
13:20 An MWA Phase II follow up of diffuse, non-thermal radio emission in galaxy clusters - Stefan Duchesne (International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research - Curtin University)   ()
13:40 Dying radio galaxies as seen by MWA, ASKAP and ATCA - Benjamin Quici (Curtin University for Radio Astronomy (CIRA))   ()
14:00 Centaurus A like you have never seen it before - Benjamin McKinley   ()
14:20 All-sky results from the POlarised GLEAM Survey (POGS) - Christopher Riseley (Alma Mater Studiorum - Universita di Bologna)   ()
14:40 An update on the GLEAM 4-Jy (G4Jy) Sample - Sarah White (SARAO - Rhodes University)   ()
15:00 Unexpected Spectral Variability at Low Frequencies - Kathryn Ross   ()
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00
Science (until 13:20) ()
13:00 Introduction of SHAO Transient Pipeline (STEP) - Zhijun Xu   ()
13:20
Science (until 14:40) ()
13:20 VCS science update - Ramesh Bhat (Ramesh)   ()
13:40 Frequency-dependent polarisation in high time resolution studies of PSR B0031-07's single pulses - Sam McSweeney (CIRA, Curtin University)   ()
14:00 Dispersion measure investigation towards millisecond pulsars with the MWA - Dilpreet Kaur (Curtin University-ICRAR)   ()
14:20 MWA-VCS pulsar search and beamforming on CSKAP - Zhongli Zhang   ()
14:40
Management - Melanie Johnston-Hollitt (ICRAR/Curtin) (until 15:00) ()
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:00
Management (until 15:00) ()