International workshop on scientific use, digitization and preserving astronomical photographic records


Tuesday March 15

8:30-10:00 Registration
10:00-10:15 Opening (ASU AV CR and CTU representatives)
Session chair U. Heber
10:15-10:30 Rene Hudec Welcome to ASTROPLATE and Prague
10:30-10:55 Milcho Tsvetkov The WFPDB and Astroinformatics
10:55-11:20 Ilgmars Eglitis U-magnitudes of stars and galaxies from the digitized astronegatives of Baldone Schmidt telescope
11:20-11:40 Sara Schechner On Preserving Annotations on Astronomical Plates and Their Enclosures
11:40-12:05 Aleksey Andreev GEAO Center of space researches and technologies and astronomical photographic  plates library
12:05-13:05 Lunch
Session chair M. Tsvetkov
13:05:13:30 René Hudec Worlds Astronomical Photographic Archives: Past, Present, Future
13:30-13:50 Petra Vávrová Non-destructive methods for identification and survey of photographic techniques
13:50-14:15 Štěpánka Borýsková Conservation Treatments on Glass Plate Negative with Flaking Gelatine Layer
14:15-14:40 Omar Kurtanidze The digitization of low dispersion spectral survey plates of the Milky Way
14:40-15:00 coffe break (1st poster section)
Session chair A. Sillanpaa
15:00-15:25 Sergei Schmalz The Potsdam plate archive – a status report
15:25-15:50 Yuri Protsyuk Using plate archives as a first epoch for a proper motion catalogues
15:50-16:15 Ilgmars Eglitis Astrometric and photometric processing  of  Pluto digitized photographic observations 1961-1996
16:15-16:35 Yuri Protsyuk Photographic Survey of the Northern Sky: hidden reserves
16:35-17:00 Vojtech Simon Photographic plates and the long-term activity of binary X-ray sources
17:00-17.25 Zheng-Hong TANG Initial results of the new digitization machine
17.25-17.40 Aimo Sillanpaa Tuorla Observatory Plate Collection
17.40-17.55 Tomasz Kundera Current status of digitizing Polish astroplate archives
19:00-22.00 Welcome reception at Lanna

Wednesday March 16

Session chair O. Kurtanidze
9:00-9:25 Ulrich Heber The digitization of the Bamberg plate archives: A status report
9:25-9:50 Nicolas Thouvenin The Digitizing NAROO project
9:50-10:15 Detlef Groote The Hamburg plate archives – a status report
10:15-10:35 coffe break
Session chair Y. Protsyuk
10:35-11:00 Harry Enke The APPLAUSE Data
11:25-11:50 Taavi Tuvikene From plate scans to light curves: calibrating extracted data and building the APPLAUSE database with PyPlate
12:05-13:00 Lunch
Session chair D. Groote
13:00:13:25 Peter Kroll State of digitization of Sonneberg Plate Archive
13:25-13:50 Milan Spasovic Sonneberg Sky Patrol Archive – Photometric Analysis
13:50-14:15 Shurhat Ehgamberdiev Present status of the photographic archive of the Tashkent and Kitab astronomical observatories in Uzbekistan
14:15-14:40 Irina Vavrilova Science with the UkrVO Joint Digitizad Archive of astroplates
15:00-23.00 Conference trip to Ondrejov Observatory and Conference Dinner at Konopiste Castle. Bus departure 15.00 from Lanna.

Thuersday March 17

Session chair R. Nesci
9:00-9:25 Elena Roshchina The photographic plates archive of Pulkovo Observatory
9:25-9:50 Florian Rothmaier The Wide-Field Plate Database in the Virtual Observatory
9:50-10:15 Michael Hippke KIC 8462852 did likely not fade during the last 100 years
10:15-10:35 coffe break
Session chair E. Griffin
10:35-11:00 Kirill Sokolovski Variable stars identification in digitized photographic data
11:00-11:25 Rene Hudec Astronomical negatives from Satellite Tracking Cameras
11:25-11:55 Roberto Nesci The historic light curve of GR290 from plate archives
12:00-13:00 Lunch
Session chair S. Ehgamberdiev
13:05:13:30 Elizabeth Griffin Digitizing astronomical spectra
13:30-14:00 Veronica Lencinas Metadata salad at the Cordoba Observatory
14:00-14:25 Petra Vávrová Non-destructive methods for identification and survey of photographic techniques
14:23-14:50 cofee break (2nd poster section)
14:50-16:15 Round table discussion (chair E. Griffin)
16:15-16.45 Concluding talk and Concluding Address

Friday March 18

09:00-12:00 Tour Astronomical Prague guided by prof. Alena Solcova