In order to enable an iCal export link, your account needs to have an API key created. This key enables other applications to access data from within Indico even when you are neither using nor logged into the Indico system yourself with the link provided. Once created, you can manage your key at any time by going to 'My Profile' and looking under the tab entitled 'HTTP API'. Further information about HTTP API keys can be found in the Indico documentation.
Additionally to having an API key associated with your account, exporting private event information requires the usage of a persistent signature. This enables API URLs which do not expire after a few minutes so while the setting is active, anyone in possession of the link provided can access the information. Due to this, it is extremely important that you keep these links private and for your use only. If you think someone else may have acquired access to a link using this key in the future, you must immediately create a new key pair on the 'My Profile' page under the 'HTTP API' and update the iCalendar links afterwards.
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The Mysterious Universe: Dark Matter - Dark Energy - Cosmic Magnetic Fields
02.430 (Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics, Johannes Gutenberg University)
Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics, Johannes Gutenberg University
Staudingerweg 9 / 2nd floor, 55128 Mainz
Today's picture of the Universe suggests that classical structures originally grew out of quantum fluctuations encoded in the initial state of the Universe. But it is not really understood how this may have come about and whether quantum mechanics can be applied to describe the state of the very early Universe. Furthermore, data concerning gravitational interactions of visible matter with invisible sources suggest that three distinct contributions to the energy density of the Universe are essential to understand its evolution: Dark Energy (68%), Dark Matter (27%), and Visible Matter and Radiation (5%). But their nature, origin and evolution remain largely unknown or speculative. Thirdly, there are clear signs, related to synchrotron radiation and Faraday rotation, for the existence of tiny magnetic fields, filing huge intergalactic voids of the Universe. Yet, the basic mechanism underlying the formation of such magnetic fields remains mysterious. More questions arise when one connects cosmology to the microscopic description of matter, such as the standard model of elementary particles. The goal of the Scientific Program is to come up with a concise (albeit coarse) survey of the present state of facts and understanding in cosmology, to identify some key open problems and to initiate focused activities towards their solutions.