13th International Workshop on Astronomical X-Ray Optics

6 - 10th December 2021 | Prague, Czech Republic

The goal of the workshop is to present and to discuss recent and future technologies for X-ray astronomy missions. These missions require the development of innovative technologies, and we would like to discuss the possibilities, the results obtained so far, and new ideas in detail. 

Registration Deadline

7th November 2021

Abstract Deadline

7th November 2021

Payment Deadline

Same as relevant Registration Deadline 

Registration has
NOT been launched yet

Due to COVID-19,  13th AXRO conference is postponed to December 2021

About AXRO

AXRO 2021 in Prague is International Workshop on Astronomical X-Ray Optics focused on presentation and discussion of recent and future technologies for future X-ray astronomy missions. One session is focused on astrophysical aspects of X-ray telescopes/satellites in which some review talks will be given from leading scientists in this field.

4 Sessions

The 13th International Workshop on Astronomical X-Ray Optics is focused on presentation and discussion of recent and future technologies for future X-ray astronomy missions. The AXRO 2021 provides several interesting topics in a few session aiming to build bridges between them and interconnections. Some of the talks will be given by leading scientists in these fields.

  • X-ray Optics
  • Space Missions
  • X-ray Detectors and Test Facilities
  • Astrophysics and X-ray Sources

Tentative Program

2021

Changes possible even expected (+/- half a day).
In the case of a more significant number of participants, parallel sections may occur.

Monday Dec 06
X-ray Optics

14:00 – 18:00 (Registration 13:30 – 14:00)

Monday Dec 06
Welcome reception

19:00 – 23:00

Tuesday Dec 07
X-ray Optics

9:30 – 15:00 (Registration 9:00 – 9:30)

Tuesday Dec 07
X-ray Detectors
and Test Facilities

15:00 – 18:00 

Wednesday Dec 08
Space Missions

9:00 – 14:00

Wednesday Dec 08
Round table
– Missions / Optics

14:00 – 16:00

Wednesday Dec 08
Conference trip + dinner

16:00 departure (Lanna) ->
-> 23:30 arrival (Lanna)

Thursday Dec 09
Space Missions

10:00 – 18:00

Friday Dec 10
Astrophysics with X-ray Sources

9:00 – 12:00

Friday Dec 10
End of Workshop

13:00

Conference Venue

Vila Lanna
V Sadech 1
160 00 Prague 6
Czech Republic 

Participation fees will be specified in time.

Sponsors and Partners

Thanks to our sponsors for supporting this event