Sep 9 – 13, 2024
Dep. of Physics of the University of Coimbra
Europe/Lisbon timezone

Introductory astrostatistics, visualization and ML tools school for the PhD students from the MWGaiaDN network. The school is also open to a limited number of participants from outside the network.

The school programme consists of:

  • Lectures on:
    • statistical analysis and interpretation of astronomical data
    • machine learning (supervised and unsupervised) tools and data mining for astronomy
    • data visualisation tools
  • Tutorials on using Gaia data with the presented tools 
  • One day dedicated to short scientific projects with expert help available.

Participants should make their own travel and accommodation arrangements. There is no registration fee for this school. MWGaiaDN covers the costs for the venue and also for the catering (lunches, coffee/tea, social dinner) throughout the event.

MWGaiaDN is a Horizon Europe Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Doctoral Network funded under grant agreement no. 101072454. 



Sonia Antón (Univ. Coimbra)
Anthony Brown (Univ. Leiden)
Daisuke Kawata (Univ. College London)
Despina Hatzidimitriou (University of Athens)
Mario Juric (Dirac Institute)
Mercè Romero-Gómez (Univ. Barcelona)
Xavier Luri (Univ. Barcelona)



Sonia Antón (Univ. Coimbra)
Alexandre Correia (Univ. Coimbra)
Konstantinos Zafeiroupolos (Univ. Coimbra)

Dep. of Physics of the University of Coimbra
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