Seminar in Rome

On October 27, Agnieszka Janiuk presented invited seminar at INAF, Instituto Nazionale di Astrofisica, in Rome.

The seminar was held on-line via zoom, an its title was “Accretion disk instabilities in application to active galactic nuclei and changing-look AGN phenomenon”.

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IPAM Workshop

On October 4-8, the IPAM Workshop was held at the University of California, Los Angeles. IPAM is the Instiute of Pure and Applied Mathematics and it sponsors workshops on a broad range of scientific themes. The 2021 astrophysics workshop was devoted to Computational Challenges in Multi-Messenger Astrophysics. The program covered variety of topics of computational relativistic astrophysics and numerical relativity following the first detection of binary black holes and binary neutron stars.

Program overview, list of invited speakers, and video recordings of the lectures can be found on the website.

Agnieszka Janiuk presented there a talk entitled “Many faces of black hole accretion in gamma ray bursts”


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PhD awarded to Ishika Palit

On September 20th, Ms Ishika Palit successfully passed the public defence of her PhD thesis, entitled “Selected aspects of low angular momentum accretion onto black hole” under supervision o prof. Agnieszka Janiuk. On October 1st, the Science Council of the Center for Theoretical Physics awarded her the title of Doctor of Philosophy in Physics.

On the photo below, Ishika Palit is receiving her diploma, the thesis Advisor (on the left), and the Chair of CTP PAS Science council, prof. Lech Mankiewicz (right).


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