The SFB/TR7 meeting September 2007

Location

The meeting will take place from September 25th to September 26th at Garching. General Information can be found on the Website of the MPA in Garching. The following link takes you closer to travel information.


Accomodation

Be aware that the date is during the Munich Oktoberfest. Reservations should be made early!



Program

Tuesday, Sept 25
13:15 - 13:30 Welcome, organisational issues (dinner, lunch, etc)
13:30 - 15:30 Scientific session I
  - B8 Kostas Kokkotas "Overview on project B8" (30'+10')
- B8 Hajime Sotani "Oscillations of relativistic stars with
        magnetic fields" (15'+5')
- B8 Wolfgang Kastaun "Axisymmetric inertial modes of rigidly rotating
        neutron stars" (15'+5')
- C7 Valery Suleimanov "Model atmospheres for magnetized NS"
        (30'+10')
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 18:00 Scientific session II
  - A5 Ronny Richter "Symplectic time integrators in numerical GR:
        first results" (20'+10')
        Movies: Constaint_beta, Constraint_hxx, Free_200,
                      Free_200_small, Free_50, Free_50_small
- B5 Bela Szilagyi "Status of harmonic project" (15'+5')
- A4 Gerhard Schaefer "What everybody should know about the analytic
        treatment of spinning objects in GR" (20'+10')
- A4 Achamveedu Gopakumar "New types of gravitational wave
        templates for inspiralling compact binaries" (15'+5')
- B3 Rainer Birkl "Stationary NS models with circulation in GR" (15'+5')
18:00 - 18:15 Break
18:15 - 19:00 Offical SFB assembly
20:00 Dinner (restaurant in Garching)
Wednesday, Sept 26
9:00 - 10:00 Guest Talk by Eric Katsavounidis (MIT)
"Searches for gravitational waves with ground-based interferometers"
10:00 - 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 11:30 Tutorial by Karsten Danzmann on "How does LISA work?"
11:30 - 12:00 General discussion on gravitational wave detectors
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Scientific session III
  - B7 Bernd Brügmann "Black hole recoil
        from black hole mergers" (50'+10')
- B7 Ulrich Sperhake "Waveforms from numerical simulations of
        black hole mergers" (20'+10')
- B3 Thomas Janka "Generic gravitational wave forms from
        core collapse supernovae" (20'+10')
15:00 - 15:15
Final remarks
15:15
End of meeting