The GREAT3 Challenge - Mid-challenge Workshop, January 2014, Edinburgh UK

The GREAT3 Challenge - Mid-challenge Workshop, January 2014, Edinburgh UK

Posted by Rebecca Martin on Wed, 20/11/2013 - 12:07

We are delighted to announce that Registration for the GREAT3 Mid-challenge Workshop is now open: http://www.great3challenge.info/?q=midchallengeworkshop

GREAT3 is a PASCAL2 Challenge, seeking methods for analysing weak gravitational lensing data to . The Challenge is currently live and the deadline is 30 April 2014.

The Workshop will take place on the 6 & 7 January 2014, and we are being kindly hosted at the Institute for Astronomy, University of Edinburgh, UK. The registration deadline for this workshop is Monday 16 December 2013.

The meeting will include a description of the GREAT3 challenge, guides to the simulated data, and information on how to participate. There will also be talks and discussion on cutting edge topics in weak gravitational lensing inference. Please do forward this information on to anyone who might be interested in attending the meeting, and we hope to see you there!

Best regards,

Barney Rowe & Rachel Mandelbaum,
on behalf of the GREAT3 Executive Committee http://www.great3challenge.info/