The SFB/TR7 meeting February 2010

Location

The meeting will take place from February 25th to February 26th at Garching. General Information can be found on the Website of the MPA in Garching. Look here for travel information.


Accommodation

Maria Depner (maria@mpa-garching.mpg.de ; 089-30000-2214 ) takes care of accommodations. You may either contact her or the hotels directly to make your reservations.

Information on accommodation (all prices include breakfast):
Hotel Am Park 75,-- Euro
Hotel Hoyacker Hof 75,-- Euro
Hotel ETAP 55,--


Registration

There will be a registration fee. Please register with Maria Depner (maria@mpa-garching.mpg.de ; 089-30000-2214 ).



Program

Thursday, Feb 25th
14:00 - 14:15 Welcome, organisational issues (dinner, lunch, etc)
14:15 - 15:30 Fred Walter (State Univ. NY Stony Brook): Isolated neutron stars
 
15:30 - 15:55 Coffee break
15:55 - 18:00 Scientific session I (15+10 min. talks)
 
15:55 - 16:20 - C7 Valery Suleimanov
  "Quantum nature of cyclotron harmonics in thermal spectra of neutron stars"
16:20 - 16:45 - C7-C8 Markus Hohle
  "Population synthesis of massive stars for gravitational wave signal prediction"
16:45 - 17:10 - C7-B9 Valery Hambaryan
  "X-ray timing of neutron stars"
17:10 - 17:35 - B8 Burkhard Zink
  "On the frequency band of the CFS f-mode instability"
17:35 - 18:00 - B6 Bernhard Müller
  "A new multi-dimensional general relativistic neutrino hydrodynamics code for core-collapse supernovae. I. Method and code tests in spherical symmetry"
18:00 - 18:15 Break
18:15 - 19:00 Offical SFB assembly
19:30 Dinner (Restaurant Bürgerstuben in Garching)
Friday, Feb 26th
9:00 - 10:15 David Champion (MPI f. Radioastronomie, Bonn): Pulsar timing
10:15 - 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 - 12:10 Scientific session II (15+10 min. talks)
10:30 - 10:55 - B10 Ian Hinder
"Eccentric Binaries in post-Newtonian and Numerical Relativity"
10:55 - 11:20 - B11 Pau Amaro-Seoane
11:20 - 11:45 - B5 Sebastiano Bernuzzi
"Simulation of non-vacuum spacetimes with Z4c formulation"
11:45 - 12:10 - A4 David Brizuela
"A 4PN-exact approximation to General Relativity"
12:10
End of scientific meeting
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 16:00 Planning committee meeting (Project leaders only)