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FIRST SUMMER SCHOOL ON SPACE RESEARCH, TECHNOLOGY AND APPLICATIONS

for young scientists and PhD students

5-11 July 2021

National Astronomical Observatory, Rozhen, Bulgaria
Organized by the Branch “Cosmos” of the Union of Physicists in Bulgaria
under the auspices of the Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Bulgaria

First summer school on Space research, technology and applications

National Astronomical Observatory, Rozhen - 05-11 JULY 2021

The first edition of the summer school on space research, technology and applications will be held in the National Astronomical Observatory – Rozhen, Bulgaria. A versatile coverage of topics from theoretical astrophysics to engineering and computing have been pre-selected. Both lecturing and training sessions are intended for the participants distributed over one week. At the end of the school, each team will present the results from their practice led by an experienced mentor. In addition each participant is expected to present a short overview on their PhD topic during the dedicated PhD session.

Registration fee:
• On site participation (meals,  bus transfer: Sofia-Rozhen-Sofia and accommodation included): 250 euro
• Online participation (lectures only): 50 euro

A limited number of registration fees can be waived. 

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions the number of participants we can accept on site is limited to 20.

Deadline financial support application: May 30, 2021

Announcement for provided financial support: June 5, 2021

Deadline registration & payment: June 30, 2021

SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Stefan Lalkovski (SU, Faculty of Physics)
Stoyan Mishev (NBU and IAPS)
Rositsa Miteva (IANAO-BAS)
Elisaveta Peneva (SU, Faculty of Physics)
Christomir Yordanov (TU, Sofia) 

LOCAL ORGANIZING COMMITTEE

Marusya Buchvarova (SRTI-BAS)
Lyuba Dimova (SU, Faculty of Physics)
Irina Gancheva (SU, Faculty of Physics)
Galin Gyulchev (SU, Faculty of Physics)
Yuliya Mutafchieva (INRNE-BAS)

COVID-19

The event will be held on place in compliance with all anti-epidemic measures recommended by the health authorities. We will monitor the situation and in case of changes in the place or the way the school is held, we will inform you in due time via e-mail and on the webpage of the event.