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539 * Thu, 8/6/2020, 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM Virtual
Challenging Signal Detection Problems in Astronomy — Topic Contributed Papers
Section on Physical and Engineering Sciences, Astrostatistics Special Interest Group, Quality and Productivity Section
Organizer(s): Eric Feigelson, Pennsylvania State University
Chair(s): Vinay Kashyap, Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian
1:05 PM Challenges for Detecting Gravitational Wave Signals
Jess McIver, Univ of British Columbia
1:25 PM Experimental Design and Discovery of Unknown Unknowns with the Rubin Observatory Legacy Survey of Space and Time
Federica Bianco, University of Delaware
1:45 PM Statistical Opportunities and Challenges of Multiepoch Photometric Surveys
Tamas Budavari, The Johns Hopkins University
2:05 PM A Multivariate Damped Random Walk Process for Irregularly-Spaced Multi-Filter Light Curves with Heteroscedastic Measurement Erros
Hyungsuk Tak, Pennsylvania State University; Zhirui Hu, Harvard University
2:25 PM Discussant: Eric Feigelson, Pennsylvania State University
2:45 PM Floor Discussion