New Frontiers in Gravitational-Wave Astrophysics

from Monday, 19 June 2017 (08:20) to Thursday, 22 June 2017 (14:00)
Sapienza University of Rome (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
19 Jun 2017
20 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
22 Jun 2017
AM
08:30 --- Registration ---
09:15 --- Welcome ---
09:30
GWs after the first detections (until 19:10) (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
09:30 Updates and perspectives on LIGO/Virgo detections - Alberto Vecchio (Birmingham U.)   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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10:15 Formation and coalescence environments of BH-BH binaries - Raffaella Schneider   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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11:00 --- Coffee break ---
11:30 The mass spectrum and dynamics of BH-BH binaries - Michela Mapelli   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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12:15 --- Lunch Break ---
14:15 Parameter estimation of compact binaries from GW signals - Chris Berry   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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15:00 Round Table - Emanuele Berti   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
16:30 --- Coffee break ---
17:00 --- Free discussion ---
09:00
GWs and NS modelling (until 18:15) (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
09:00 Modeling GWs waves from NS mergers with numerical and analytical relativity - Sebastiano Bernuzzi (P)   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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09:45 Tidal deformations in GW sources - Tanja Hinderer   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 NS properties from the GW signal of binary merger - Andreas Bauswein   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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11:45 Universal relations in NSs: implications in GW astronomy - Kent Yagi   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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12:30 --- Lunch break ---
14:30 Electromagnetic counterparts of compact object binary mergers - Rosalba Perna   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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15:15 Round Table - Leonardo Gualtieri (ROMA1) Walter Del Pozzo   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
16:45 --- Coffee break ---
17:15 --- Free discussion ---
09:15
Fundamental physics with GWs (until 23:50) (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
09:15 Theoretical physics implications of GW detections - Nicolas Yunes   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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10:00 Black holes? - Vitor Cardoso   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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10:45 --- Coffee break ---
11:15 Numerical black holes and mergers in theories beyond GR - Leo Stein   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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12:00 --- Lunch break ---
13:30 GW emission in modified gravity theories and tests of strong-field gravity - Enrico Barausse   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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14:15 Round Table - Thomas Sotiriou   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
15:45 --- Coffee break ---
16:15 --- Free discussion ---
20:30 --- Conference Dinner @ Hosteria Grappolo d'oro ---
09:00
From ground to space (until 13:00) (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
09:00 Prospects on multiwavelength GW detections - Dr Alberto Sesana (Albert Einstein Institute, Golm)   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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09:45 GWs from EMRIs - Stas Babak   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 Formation and evolution of supermassive BHs - Massimo Dotti   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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11:45 Supermassive BH Binaries as LISA sources - Antoine Klein   (Aula Conversi - Physics Dept. - Marconi Building)
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12:30 --- Final discussion ---
PM