Exploring the Transient Universe with the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope

This science conference is now fully virtual! Registration has been extended through 21 January 2022!

This 3-day conference will bring together inclusively members of the community to discuss the exciting time-domain astrophysics that will be investigated with the Roman Space Telescope.

Themes will include:

  • Multi-messenger astrophysics
  • Tidal disruption events
  • Supernovae
  • Cepheids, Miras, and other periodic variables
  • Novae and related phenomena
  • Massive-star eruptions and outbursts
  • Gamma-ray bursts
  • Fast radio burst counterparts and hosts
  • Active Galactic Nuclei
  • Microlensing
  • Solar System objects
  • Time-domain data mining software and tools
  • Alerts and brokers
  • Discovery space for new phenomena
  • Synergies with other missions and facilities (Rubin, ELTs, Euclid, JWST, etc.)


8 – 10 February 2022


Pasadena, CA and online