GROWTH Internship Students
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Javed Rana (IUCAA, India)

Javed Rana is a graduate student at IUCAA, India and part of the GROWTH team.


  • Internship Start Date 12 July 2016
  • Internship End Date   10 August 2016
  • Project Observational scheduling for optical EMGW follow up & Estimation of GW counterparts from premerger of binary neutron stars
  • Collaborators Dr. Mansi Kasliwal (Caltech) & Leo Singer (UMD)
  • Caltech, USA

A simulation of merging neutron stars. Such a merger is expected to generate gravitational waves as well as electromagnetic signature that can be captured by our telescopes. Image Credit: NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

GROWTH is funded by the National Science Foundation under Grant No 1545949. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.