IR Astronomy Antartica Worshop

Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur, Nice, France

13-16 September 2022

IRAAW 2022


Prepare for the installation of the Cryoscope prototype at Concordia
Prepare for the next generation of infrared telescopes at Concordia
Discuss how to combine scientific goals for Exoplanets and Extragalactic Astronomy


The meeting will consist generally in short presentations with ample discussion time. The topics to discuss include:
Scientific aspects (interest of IR and Antarctica for Exoplanet Science and Extragalactic Astronomy)
Technical aspects - instruments (telescope, detectors…)
Constraints of the site (temperatures, wind…)
Logistics: Specificities of Concordia
Political aspects, relations with Polar Agencies, funding


Tristan Guillot, Tony Travouillon, Mansi Kasliwal, Roger Smith, Amaury Triaud, Max Günther, Nicolas Crouzet, François-Xavier Schmider, Lyu Abe


  • Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur
  • Observatoire de Nice on Tuesday 13: 96 boulevard de l’Observatoire, Nice
  • Université Valrose, Bâtiment Fizeau on Wed 14- Fri 16 28 avenue Valrose, Nice

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