The SFB/TR7 semiannual meeting on 16th and 17th October, 2012

Location

The meeting will take place at the MPA in Garching. Travel and general information can be found on the institute webpage.


Contact and Registration

Please register with Mrs. Maria Depner:

Phone: 089-30000-2214
Fax: 089-30000-2235
Email: mdepner AT mpa-garching.mpg.de


Accommodation

There are pre-booked hotel rooms. Please contact Mrs. Maria Depner for a room in the following hotels.


Programme

Tuesday, October 16th
14:00 - 14:05Welcome
14:05 - 14:50 Thomas Baumgarte
(invited) Development of the BSSN formalism
14:50 - 15:10 Manuel Tessmer
(A4) Canonical variables and Lie transformations in celestial mechanics: compact binary stars with proper rotation in general relativity
15:10 - 15:30 Tim Dietrich
(A5) 1+log puncture data
15:30 - 15:50 David Schinkel
(A7) Initial data for rotating black holes on hyperboloidal slices
15:50 - 16:10 Niclas Moldenhauer
(B7) Inital data for eccentric neutron star binaries

16:10 - 16:40


Coffee break

16:40 - 17:00 George Pappas
(B8) Revising the Multipole Moments of numerical spacetimes
17:00 - 17:20 David Radice
(B6) A new code for multi-dimensional radiation transport in GR
17:20 - 17:40 Cristian Maureira
(B10) GraviDy: A GPU semi-Keplerian direct-summation N-body integrator
17:40 - 18:00 Hans-Peter Nollert
(Oe) Status of the Einstein-Wellen-Mobil
18:00 - 18:20 Karsten Danzmann
News from LISA

18:20 - 18:30


Break

18:30 - 19:30 SFB-Mitgliederversammlung
20:00 - Abendessen im Restaurant Rondell (ehemals Buergerstuben) in Garching

 

Wednesday, October 17th
09:00 - 10:00Ulrich Sperhake
(invited) BH collisions in higher dimensions
10:00 - 10:20 Bernhard Mueller
(B3) Gravitational waveforms from the latest generation of core-collpase supernova explosion models
10:20 - 10:40 Wolfgang Kastaun
Binary neutron stars with realistic EOS
10:40 - 11:00 Daniela Alic
(B10) Simulations of Binary Black- Hole Mergers in Force-Free Electrodynamics

11:00 - 11:30


Coffee break

11:30 - 11:50 Ralph Neuhaeuser & Valeri Hambaryan
(C7) The AD 774/5 cosmic-ray event - a Galactic short gamma-ray burst due to a merger?
11:50 - 12:10 Ludwig Trepl
(B9) Is there a compact companion orbiting the late O-type binary star HD 164816?
12:10 - 12:30 Patrick Brem
(B10) Echoes of tidal disruptions in circumbinary disks
12:30 - 12:50 Sam Lander
(B9) Stratification, superfluidity and magnetar QPOs
12:50 - 13:10 Sebastian Steinlechner
(C8) Quantum-dense metrology

13:10


End of meeting