Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017

By | October 30, 2017

Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 TIFR WAPP:

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research is going to conduct Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 in upcoming time. Students who are studying a Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Astroparticle Physics or related discipline, are eligible to take part in TIFR WAPP Study Program 2017. Winter School on Astroparticle Physics will be arranged at Cosmic Ray Laboratory of TIFR, Ooty.

Students who meet all eligibility criteria and willing to make research career in Astroparticle Physics, are advised to apply online for Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017. Students who get selected for this program, will have to go to and stay at Ooty, Tamil Nadu for whole period of winter school. Tata Institute of Fundamental Research will hold 08 days study program for highly intelligent students in December 2017.

Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017

Winter School on Astroparticle Physics

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research has just released a notification regarding Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 on its official website grapes-3.tifr.res.in. Students who wish to learn specific research techniques in Astroparticle Physics, are required to submit online application for TIFR Winter School Study Program 2017. Tata Institute will accept applications for WAPP 2017 from eligible candidates in September/October 2017.

Name of Organization:

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR)

Official Website:

grapes-3.tifr.res.in

Name of Study Program:

TIFR WAPP 2017

Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017

Duration & Schedule of Study Program:

The duration of Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 will be Eight (08) Days only. TIFR WAPP Study Program will be held in the month of December 2017.

Eligibility Criteria:

Students must be very intelligent, bright and having impressive academic record.

  • Students should be students in the final year of M.Sc. degree and interested in pursuing a research career in Astroparticle physics.
  • Young research scholars working in Astroparticle Physics related area of research are encouraged to apply.
  • Students who are in the final year of B.E /B.Tech in Electronics and related areas, having a deep interest in Astroparticle Physics may also apply.

Areas of Research:

During WAPP 2017, students need to work on Astroparticle Physics and relevant research areas.

Structure of TIFR WAPP 2017:

Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 has been divided into two sessions per day as follows:

Morning Sessions

In Morning Sessions, students are required to attend lectures on following topics:

  • Physics of High Energy Interactions
  • High Energy Astroparticle Physics
  • Solar Physics
  • Computational Methods for Data Analysis
  • Charged Particle Detection

Afternoon Sessions

In Afternoon Sessions, students will get a chance to experiment in laboratory on following themes:

  • Operation of scintillators
  • Signal processing
  • Measurements using relativistic radiation
  • Analysis of the observed data

Each them (mentioned above) contains two experiments.

Place of WAPP 2017:

Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 will be held at Cosmic Ray Laboratory of TIFR, Ooty.

Stipend Details:

Kindly refer Official Notification.

Other Facilities & Support:

Candidates who belong to economically weaker section, only those will be provided Train/Bus Ticket charges by short route. Return Train Fare for Sleeper Class will also be provided. However, the travel support will be given only to those students who submit their travel tickets to institute.

Process of Selection:

Students will be selected on the basis of their academic record, research proposal and knowledge/skills etc.

Research Opportunities:

At the end of Winter School, an Interview will be conducted for outstanding students to select them as Research Scholar at Cosmic Ray Laboratory, TIFR to pursue Ph.D in Astroparticle Physics. They will be provided with a suitable stipend during the period of their tenure.

How to Apply Online for Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017:

  1. Log on to official website at grapes-3.tifr.res.in.
  2. Find out Winter School on Astroparticle Physics and select the link.
  3. Read whole notification, eligibility details and application guidelines carefully.
  4. Select Apply Online link to open relevant portal.
  5. Fill up online application form with your personal, educational and communication details.
  6. Upload your documents, certificates copies as mentioned.
  7. Also upload a research proposal expressing your interest in attending Winter School and the benefit you will get from it.
  8. Submit the application form online on completion of all formalities.
  9. Save your Application Registration Number/ID for future reference.
  10. Take printout of your application form for record and further use.

Important Dates:

Commencement of Online Application: Starting Shortly

Last Date to Submit Online Application: September/October 2017

Click to Read/View Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online for Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017

Kindly visit Official Website at grapes-3.tifr.res.in to know more about Winter School on Astroparticle Physics 2017 Study Program to be held in December 2017 by Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Online Application Form, Duration & Schedule of WAPP, Eligibility Criteria, Stipend & Financial Support details, Process of Selection, Important Dates and Steps to apply online for TIFR WAPP 2017.

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