The Sound of Spacetime: The Dawn of Gravitational Wave Science

from Monday, 4 June 2018 (08:00) to Friday, 15 June 2018 (18:00)
Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics, Johannes Gutenberg University (02.430)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
4 Jun 2018
5 Jun 2018
6 Jun 2018
7 Jun 2018
8 Jun 2018
11 Jun 2018
12 Jun 2018
13 Jun 2018
14 Jun 2018
15 Jun 2018
AM
10:00 Welcome   (02.430)
10:30 Testing GR with GWS - Dr Maria Haney (U. of Zurich)   (02.430)
11:30 Consistency tests of GW inspiral-merger - Prof. Badri Krishnan (AEI Hannover)   (02.430)
10:00 Scattering amplitude and gravity - Prof. Carrasco John-Joseph (IPTH Saclay)   (02.430)
10:55 EFT for PN - Dr Stefano Foffa (U. of Geneva)   (02.430)
10:00 LISA's science case and data analysis techniques/challenges - Dr Nathalia Korsakova (U. of Glasgow)   (02.430)
11:00 GW parameter estimation - Prof. Salvatore Vitale (MIT)   (02.430)
10:30 GW luminosity distance - Dr Stefano Foffa (U. of Geneva)   (02.430)
11:15 Probing Dark Energy with GWs - Mr Jose Maria Ezquiaga   (02.430)
10:30 Memory effect in GR - Dr David Nichols (Radboud U.)   (02.430)
11:15 Probing Ultralight Bosons with Binary Inspirals - Dr Chia Horng Sheng (U. of Amsterdam)   (02.430)
10:00 Behavior of black hole horizons in a merger - Prof. Badri Krishnan (AEI Hannover)   (02.430)
11:00 Waveforms Outside the Norm - Prof. Frans Pretorius (Princeton U.)   (02.430)
10:00 Theoretical potluck - Prof. Luis Lehner (Perimeter Institute)   (02.430)
11:00 Modeling matter effects in the gravitational waves from inspiraling binaries - Dr Tania Hinderer (Radboud University Nijmegen)   (02.430)
10:00 From Scattering Amplitudes to Gravitational Waves - Prof. Donal O'Connell (U. of Edimburgh)   (02.430)
11:00 Strong-field gravity may hide new physics - Dr Nicola Franchini (U. of Nottingham)   (02.430)
11:45 Spinning particles in Kerr Space-time - Dr Satish Kumar Saravanan (Riemann Center for Geometry and Physic (Bremen)))   (02.430)
11:00
Session open for discussion (until 12:00) (02.430)
10:30 Posteriors: handle with care - Prof. Aaron Zimmerman   (02.430)
11:30 Third generation detectors - Prof. Salvatore Vitale   (02.430)
PM
14:30
Discussion on GW observations and fundamental GR (until 16:00) (02.430)
14:00 EFT for PN II - Dr Rafael Porto (ICTP-SAIFR)   (02.430)
14:40 EFT for PN III - Dr Natalia Maia   (02.430)
15:20
Field theory methods for GR (until 16:30) (02.430)
14:00 Constraints on Binary Black Hole populations from LIGO/VIRGO data - Prof. Matias Zaldarriaga (IAS Princeton)   (02.430)
15:00
GW observations and Astrophysics (until 16:30) (02.430)
14:00
Cosmology (until 15:30) (02.430)
12:00 EFT for quantum Gravity - Prof. Xavier Calmet (U. of Sussex)   (02.430)
14:00 CW searches summary and superradiance - Prof. Badri Krishnan (AEI Hannover)   (02.430)
14:45
Discussion on GW observations and fundamental GR (until 16:30) (02.430)
14:00 Can chaotic motion be an issue in the detection of gravitational waves from an EMRI? - Dr Georgios Loukes Gerakopoulos (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences)   (02.430)
14:50
Waveform building blocks (until 16:00) (02.430)
14:00 GW PE for NS - Dr Aaron Zimmerman (CITA)   (02.430)
14:55 Testing strong-field gravity with pulsars and gravitational waves - Dr Shao Lijing (MPI Bonn)   (02.430)
15:50
GWs and NS (until 16:30) (02.430)
14:30
Field theory methods for GR (until 16:00) (02.430)
12:30
Summary and closeout (until 12:45) (02.430)