Digital Presentation and Preservation of Cultural and Scientific Heritage - DiPP2012

VELIKO TARNOVO, SEPTEMBER 18-21, 2012
Museum of the Bulgarian Revival and Constituent Assembly

Principal organizers:

  • Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IMI-BAS), 1113 Sofia, 8, Acad. G Bonchev Str., website: http://www.math.bas.bg, office phone +359 2 870 1072, fax no.:(+359-2) 971-36-49, e-mail: director@math.bas.bg
  • Co-Organisers: University of Library Studies and Information Technologies (Sofia), St Cyril and St Methodius University of Veliko Tarnovo, Regional Museum of History (Veliko Tarnovo), Regional Public Library "P.R. Slaveykov" (Veliko Tarnovo), Veliko Turnovo Municipality.
  • Hosts of the Event: Regional Museum of History (Veliko Tarnovo), Regional Public Library "P.R. Slaveykov" (Veliko Tarnovo)
  • Location of the Event: The Regional Museum of History and the Regional Public Library "P.R. Slaveykov", Ivanka Boteva Str. No2,  5000-Veliko Tarnovo, http://www.veliko-tarnovo.net.
SESSION ON ASTROINFORMATICS


 

   SEPTEMBER 20th, 2012

   under the auspices of

Institute of Mathematics and Informatics  of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Astronomy with NAO, BAS
Institute of Information and Communication Technologies   of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
 New Bulgarian University

Scientific Organizing Committee

Ognyan Kounchev, (Co-vice Chairman), Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, BAS, Sofia
Milcho K. Tsvetkov, (Co-chairman), Institute of Astronomy with NAO, BAS, Sofia
Dimo Dimov, Institute of Information and Communication Thechnologies, BAS, Sofia
Nikolay Kirov, Department of Informatics, New Bulgarian University, Sofia
Milan S. Dimitrijevic, Astronomical Observatory, Belgrade
Katya Tsvetkova, Institute of Astronomy, BAS, Sofia

The session and the exsibition on astroinformatics will take place at:
The Regional Public Library "Petko Rachev Slaveykov"and
the Archaeological Museum

L I S T  O F   P A R T I C I P A N T S

Momchil Dechev, Institute of Astronomy and NAO, BAS,  mdechev*astro.bas.bg
Milan S. Dimitrijevic, Astronomical Observatory, Belgrade, mdimitrijevic*aob.bg.ac.rs
Dimo Dimov, Institute of Information Technologies, BAS dtdim*iinf.bas.bg
Darko Jevremovic, Astronomical Observatory, Belgrade, darko*aob.bg.ac.rs
Damyan Kalaglarsky, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, BAS, damyan.kalaglarsky*gmail.com
Nikolay Kirov, Department of Informatics, New Bulgarian University, nkirov*nbu.bg
Alexander Kolev, Defense Advanced Research Institute, Military and Staff College, sashokolev*abv.bg
Vasil A. Kolev, Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, BAS,  kolev_acad*abv.bg
Ognyan I. Kounchev, Institute of Mathematics and Informatics, BAS, kounchev*gmx.de
Milcho K. Tsvetkov,  Institute of Astronomy and NAO, BAS, milcho.tsvetkov*gmail.com
Katya P. Tsvetkova, Institute of Astronomy and NAO, BAS, katya.tsvetkova09*gmail.com
Rajco Roussev-Rajsun, Bulgaria, rajsun*abv.bg
 

P R O G R A M M E

Session Astroinformatics - DIPP 2012

September 20th, 2012
(Thursday)
 

ASTROINFORMATICS  I
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09:00 - 11:00

Chairman: Ognyan Kounchev

1. Milcho Tsvetkov: PROGRESS REPORT  OF THE PROJECT DO-02-275/IA-NAO ASTROINFORMATICS: SIGNAL PROCESSING AND ANALYSIS    OF DIGITIZED ASTRONOMICAL DATA AND WEB-BASED IMPLEMENTATION: 2010-2012"

2. Milan S. Dimitrijevic: DIGITIZED ELECTRONIC EDITIONS OF SERBIAN ASTRONOMICAL INSTITUTIONS AND SOCIETIES

3. Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov, Wayne Osborn:    ARCHIVING ASTRONOMICAL PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES: NORTH AMERICAN OBSERVATORIES HERITAGE PRESENTED IN THE WFPDB

4. Detlef Groote, Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov: PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATE ARCHIVES OF HAMBURG OBSERVATORY INCLUDED IN THE WFPDB

5. Nikolay Kirov and Milcho Tsvetkov: ASTRONOMICAL SOFTWARE IN APPLICATIONS FOR WFPDB: SELECTED SAMPLES CASES

6. Damyan Kalaglarsky and Ognyan Kounchev: COMPRESSION CODEC BASED ON POLYHARMONIC SUBDIVISION WAVELETS APPLICATION TO ASTRONOMICAL WIDE-FIELD PLATE SCANS

7. Vasil Kolev: TECHNIQUE TO REMOVING YELLOWING AND FOXING IN BOOKS AND SOME DEFECTS IN IMAGES OF SCANNED PHOTOGRAPHICAL PLATES

11:00-11:15 Coffee break

ASTROINFORMATICS  II
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11:15 - 12:30

Chairman:  Milcho Tsvetkov

8. Darko Jevremovic, Zeljko Ivezic, Milan S. Dimitrijevic, Luka C. Popovic, Predrag Jovanovic, Dejan Urosevic, Zoran Knezevic:   SERBIAN ASTRONOMY AND LSST: NEW CHALLENGES FOR ASTROINFORMATICS

9. Ognyan Kounchev and Damyan Kalaglarsky: POLYHARMONIC SUBDIVISION WAVELETS AND RELATED COMPRESSIVE SENSING APPROACH FOR ASTRONOMICAL IMAGE ANALYSIS

    10. Dimo Dimov, Nikolai Ganchev, Alex Kolev: A LOST-IN-SPACE APPROACH TO WORLD COORDINATE REGISTRATION OF DIGITIZED WIDE FIELD PLATES OF ARCHIVAL ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATIONS

11. Alexander Kolev and  Dimo Dimov: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE DIFFERENT ASTRONOMICAL WFPDB VISUALIZATION APPROACHES

Reports duration 15 min each plus 2 min for discussions.
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Participants of the Session on Astroinformatics


(L-R) Rajcho Russev, Alexander Kolev, Darko Jevremovic, Dimo Dimov, Ognyan Kounchev,
Milan Dimitrijevic, Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov, Momchil Dechev, Damyan Kalaglarsky, Christina

 

P O S T E R   S E S S I O N

Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov, Nikolay Kirov, Damyan Kalaglarsky: THE UPDATED 50/70/172 CM SCHMIDT TELESCOPE PLATE CATALOGUE OF ROZHEN OBSERVATORY

Katya Tsvetkova, Andras Holl, Lajos G. Balazs:  DIGITAL PLATE ARCHIVE FOR SUPERNOVAE SEARCH IN THE KONKOLY OBSERVATORY

Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov, Patricia Lampens, David Duval: UCCLE CARTE DU CIEL PLATE CATALOGUE PRESENT IN THE WFPDB

Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov, Petra Boehm, Matthias Steinmetz and Wolfgang R. Dick: POTSDAM CARTE DU CIEL PLATES - PRESENT INVENTORY AND FUTURE POTENTIAL

Katya Tsvetkova, Milcho Tsvetkov and Tetyana Sergeeva: WIDE-FIELD PLATE DATABASE - INCLUDED UKRAINIAN PLATE CATALOGUES

Milcho Tsvetkov, Katya Tsvetkova, Ana Borisova, Rumen Bogdanovski, Damyan Kalaglarsky, Ulrich Heber,  Horst Drechsel and Joeren Wilms: BAMBERG PLATE ARCHIVES -  DIGITIZATION AND ON-LINE ACCESS

Milcho Tsvetkov and Katya Tsvetkova: WIDE-FIELD PLATE DATABASE - DEVELOPMENT RESULTS

Milcho Tsvetkov, Nikola Petrov, Asya Tzwetkova and Katya Tsvetkova: THE WIDE-FIELD PLATE COLLECTION OF THE 2-m RCC TELESCOPE OF THE ROZHEN NATIONAL ASTRONOMICAL OBSERVATORY

Milcho Tsvetkov, Rainer Arlt, Thierry Pauwels,  Katya Tsvetkova and  Ognyan Kounchev: EUROPEAN NETWORK: PRESERVATION AND ONLINE ACCESS TO ASTRONOMY’S ARCHIVAL RECORDS

Momchil Dechev and Milcho Tsvetkov: NEW LOGICAL NETWORK STRUCTURE OF THE LABORATORY FOR DIGITALIZATION - STORAGE AND ACCESS OF THE ASTRONOMICAL PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATES IN IA WITH NAO

Georgi Petrov and Momchil Dechev:(Late Poster) LINUX FOR ASTROPHYSICISTS (PART1 AND PART2)

Sergei Andrievsky, Alexander Pikhun,  Svetlana Kashuba, Milcho Tsvetkov and Katya Tsvetkova: ODESSA ASTRONOMICAL PLATE COLLECTION
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EXSIBITION: ASTROINFORMATICS: DIGITIZATION OF ASTRONOMICAL PLATES
AND INTERNET ACCESS

Working language of the conference: English.

Accommodation: Hotel "Silvester" Veliko Tarnovo
 

CONFERENCE PICTURES



 


 

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http://www.wfpdb.org/ftp/DIPP-2012/index.html
and
http://trillian.magrathea.bg:8181/DiPP-2012/
and
http://195.96.237.152:12333/anonymous/DIPP-2012/

 

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