18-22 April 2011
Palais des Papes, Avignon
Europe/Paris timezone

The conference addressed the cardinal issues of the dark universe today, gathering a selected number of scientists working in cosmology and particle physics in the inspiring and monumental setting of Avignon. There was a limited number of review talks by leading experts in each field and selected contributed talks, fostering thorough debates. Some time was allocated to discussion sessions.

   Philippe Brax (CEA IPhT Saclay)
   Chiara Caprini (CNRS IPhT Saclay)
   Marco Cirelli (CERN-TH & CNRS IPhT Saclay)
   Géraldine Servant (CERN-TH & CEA IPhT Saclay)
Starts 18 Apr 2011 08:00
Ends 22 Apr 2011 13:00
Palais des Papes, Avignon
Chambre du Trésorier

The conference was organized along the following broad categories:
- The Early Universe (inflation and alternatives, string cosmology...)
- Observational Cosmology (CMB, weak lensing...)
- Astroparticle (BBN, neutrinos, baryo/lepto-genesis...)
- Dark Matter (searches, theory, CR related aspects...)
- The accelerating Universe (Dark Energy, modified gravity...)

This was the second edition of the conference.
See the website of PONT Avignon 2008.