ARCNet Events

Astronomy Technology Development, Opportunities and Collaboration at the Herzberg Research Center

Dr.Alan McConnachie (NRC)
Friday, October 22, 12:00 p.m. PDT
in person: UVic, Clearihue A224 

Come, let’s play in a Machine Learning sandbox

Dr. Karun Thanjavur
November 14/2019, 2:30 pm
UVic, CLE D131

So, you want to use machine learning in your research, but don't know where to start?

Dr. Karun Thanjavur (UVic) and Dr. Seb Fabbro (NRC)
October 17/2019, 2:30 pm
UVic, CLE D131

Deep learning predictions of galaxy merger stage and the importance of observational realism

Connor Bottrell (UVic)
September 4/2019, 3:00 pm
UVic, ELL 160

Coronagraphic imaging performance prediction with random forests

Henry Ngo (NRC)
March 14/2019, 11:00 am
NRC-Herzberg, LCR

Assessment of astronomical images using combined machine learning models

Dr. Hossen Teimoorinia (HAA)
February 28/2019, 10:00 am
UVic, CLE C113

Investigating Galaxy Evolution with Deep Learning

Prof Marc Huertas-Company (Paris Observatory)
January 10/2019, 10:00 am
UVic, CLE C110

Generative and interpretable deep learning for stellar spectra

Teaghan O'Brian (UVic)
January 11/2019, 2:30 pm
UVic, ELL 162

The continuing voyages of StarNet: Deep learning of optical spectra

Spencer Bialek (UVic)
December 13/2018, 3:00 pm
NRC-Herzberg, LCR

From AGN to molecular clouds: Neural networks in extragalactic and galactic contexts

Jared Keown (UVic)
November 26/2018, 10:00 am
UVic, CLE A314

Tracing the halo of the Milky Way with machine learning algorithms  

Guillaume Thomas (HAA) 
October 19/ 2018, 1:00 pm
UVic, DSB C116

Fall 2018 Matrix Seminar Series

The Matrix Institute’s seminar series runs from September to December. For more inforrmation go to:

IVADO/MILA Deep Learning School

Montreal, 9-13 September 2019
Vancouver, 2-6 December 2019

ESAC Data Analysis & Statistics Workshop

European Space Astronomy Centre, Madrid, Spain, 2-5 December 2019
Registration closes on 4 October 2019

 La Serena School for Data Science

Annual one week (usually in August ) school in La Serena (Chile)

. (dot) Astronomy

Annual one week event of talks, tutorials and hack days for all levels.

Deep Learning and Reinforcement Learning Summer School

One week annual program supported by CIFAR.

Frontiers Development Lab 

Annual summer program co-organized by SETI, NASA and industry partners (e.g. Google and IBM) to connect computer scientists and research astronomers/students to work on real research problems.