Program (Updated on June 29, 2009)
- The meeting will be held at the conference hall of the building 25-1 of Seoul National University -
(map to the building 25-1)


Oral Presentations

*The period of each talk including questions and discussion



Opening remark

(Greetings by Hyung Mok Lee, JSPS and Takashi Ito, announcement from LOC)


I. Uzbekistan & Russian session


Maidanak facilities, collaborations, observing schedule, & telescope operation and other issues.
Shukhrat Ehgamberdiev & Mansur Ibrahimov (UBAI)



The Russian plan for the renovation of Maidanak.
Boris Artamonov (Sternberg Astronomical Institute of Moscow State University)


10:45-11:00 coffee break



II.   Korean session


Current Korean activities & new science plan at Maidanak
Myungshin Im (SNU): Extragalactic Astronomy with Maidanak 1.5m Telescope

Won Kee Park (SNU): Camera for Quasar in Early Universe

M. G. Lee (SNU): TBD

Hwankyung. Sung (Sejong University): Results from 5-year observations at Maidanak Observatory


12:00-13:00 Lunch


III.  Taiwanese session


Current Taiwanese activities & new science plan at Maidanak, renovation proposal for Mairdanak observatory
Wen-Ping Chen & Ekatarina Koptelova (NCU)



IV Japanese session


Current Japanese activities & new science plan at Maidanak, and renovation proposal for Mairdanak observatory.
Hiroshi Karoji

Kiichi Okita (NAOJ)

Fumi Yoshida (NAOJ)

Seitaro Urakawa (Spaceguard)


14:30-15:00 coffee break


Panel discussion I


Renovation plan of Maidanak with international collaborations
Hyung Mok Lee (SNU)
Panelist: Shukhart Ehgamberdiev (UBAI), Wen-Ping Chen (NCU), Boris Artamonov (MSU), Hiroshi Karoji (NAOJ)


Panel discussion II


A research collaboration proposal - Establish the Asian-wide observation network for NEOs
Chair: Takashi Ito (NAOJ)
Panelist: Mansur Ibrahimov (UBAI), Wing Huen Ip (NCU), Fumi Yoshida (NAOJ), ? (KASI)



Next Maidanak Users Meeting (Shukhrat Ehgamberdiev)


Final remark (Sang Gak Lee)


17:30 Move to dinner place


18:30-20:00 Dinner Banquet



Poster Presentations


List of poster presentations will be uploaded soon. Please let SOC know if you want to present posters as soon as possible.


1. Multicolored photometric observation on young asteroid families at Maidanak Observatory
Yui Nozawa

2. Near-infrared lightcurves of (832) Karin

Asymmetric distribution of cratering impacts on the Moon and NEAs
Takashi Ito

3. Optical Imaging Observation of the AKARI North Ecliptic Pole Survey Field

Yiseul Jeon (SNU)

4. Gamma-ray observations in the East Asia region

Lijin (Kuiyun) Huang (ASIAA, Taiwan)

5. GRB observations with TAOS

Lijin (Kuiyun) Huang (ASIAA, Taiwan)