International Meteor Conference - September 19th

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Program - Saturday, 19 September 2020

Times are in CEST (UT + 2h)

10:00-10:15
Opening Talk
Cis Verbeeck
SESSION 1 - Meteor observation Networks
10:15-10:25
The AllSky7 Fireball Network Germany
Sirko Molau
10:30-10:40
Year-to-year comparison of BRAMS forward scatter observations of selected meteor showers
Cis Verbeeck, Hervé Lamy, Stijn Calders, Antonio Martínez Picar, Antoine Calegaro, Michel Anciaux
SESSION 2 - Meteor Shower updates
10:45-10:55
Update on the ongoing chi Cygnid meteor shower
Peter Jenniskens
SESSION 3 - Outreach and special events
11:00-11:10
Meteor Shower as key for Astronomy Outreach in Nepal
Suresh Bhattarai
11:15-11:25
Fake news vs Fake Fireballs (Miscellaneous session)
Regina Rudawska
11:30-11:40
Another Daylight Fireball over The Netherlands: the event of August, 25, 2020
Felix Bettonvil
11:45-11:58
Noctilucent clouds over Munich in July 2020
Peter C. Slansky
12:00-12:05
Group Photo... turn your camera on!
12:05-13:00
Break - European lunch break
SESSION 4 - Meteor physics
13:00-13:10
A study on latitudinal and altitudinal asymmetry in diurnal variation of sporadic meteor flux
Chenna Reddy Kammadhanam
13:15-13:25
The luminous efficiency determination and its difficulties
Esther Drolshagen & Theresa Ott
13:30-13:40
Connecting ionospheric, optical, infrasound and seismic data from meteors in Hungary
Akos Kereszturi, Veronika Barta, István Bondár, Csenge Czanik, Antal Igaz, Péter Mónus, Bernadett Pál
13:45-13:55
A renewed discussion: The Hyperbolic Meteors and its Interestellar Origin
Marcelo De Cicco
14:00-14:10
Does a meteor's "color" reflect its composition?
Althea Moorhead
14:15-14:25
Meteor Energy Obtainable from Acoustic Data
Luke McFadden
SESSION 5 - Meteor showers
14:30-14:40
Enhanced Aurigid activity 2019 and predictions for 2021
Jürgen Rendtel, Esko Lyytinen and Jeremie Vaubaillon
14:45-14:55
Upcoming Eta-Aquariid outbursts
Auriane Egal
POSTERS SESSION
15:00-15:10
Poster pitch session:
Lyrids 2020 observations by AMOS, spectral, visual and photographic methods (PDF)
J.Tóth, P. Matlovič, P. Zigo, L. Kornoš, J. Šimon, T. Paulech, M. Baláž, A. Pisarčíková, D. Žilinská, D. Bartková, J. Dudík and S. Kaniansky
Using a night vision device for video recording Perseids 2019 (PDF)
Oleg Tarasov, Kirill Moskvin
15:15-15:55
Coffe Break
SESSION 6 - Meteor detection software
16:00-16:10
Filtering False Positives from Meteor Surveillance Images with Deep Learning
Galindo Yuri Oliveira
16:15-16:25
Impact of Starlink on meteor detection algorithms
Pete Gural
16:30-16:40
Monitor Exoss: Dashboard Panel for Meteor Monitoring Network On Time
Negri Guilherme, Rescigno, Giovanni. Negri, Guilherme. Souza, Warley. Mastria, Marco. De Cicco, Marcelo. Exoss Team
16:45-16:55
MALBEC: Optimization of mobile double station meteor observation
Athleen Rietze, Jérémie Vaubaillon, Danica Zilkova
SESSION 7 - Meteor research groups
17:00-17:10
Status of ESA's Meteor Research Group
Detlef Koschny
17:15-17:25
Meteor Research at Western University
Peter Brown
17:30-17:40
The Global Meteor Network - overview
Denis Vida
17:45-18:00
Closing Talk
Cis Verbeeck