STE-QUEST Virtual Workshop: An M-class Cold Atom mission to probe gravity, dark matter and quantum mechanics

from Tuesday, May 17, 2022 (8:00 AM) to Wednesday, May 18, 2022 (7:00 PM)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
May 17, 2022
May 18, 2022
AM
10:00 AM
Introduction Session (until 11:00 AM) ()
10:00 AM Introduction to workshop - Oliver Buchmuller (Imperial College (GB))   ()
10:15 AM Mission Concept + Background - Peter Wolf   ()
11:00 AM
Physics Opportunities Session (until 1:00 PM) ()
11:00 AM The Big Picture - Jonathan R. Ellis (University of London (GB))   ()
11:30 AM Universality of Free Fall & Einstein Equivalence Principle - Marilu Chiofalo   ()
11:50 AM Ultra-Light Dark Matter - Aurelien Hees (SYRTE, Observatoire de Paris)   ()
12:10 PM Foundations of Quantum Mechanics - Matteo Carlesso   ()
12:30 PM Discussion   ()
10:00 AM
Mission Concept Session (until 10:20 AM) ()
10:00 AM Synergies between Physics and Earth Observation missions - Olivier Carraz (RHEA for ESA)   ()
10:20 AM
Towards a Phase 2 Proposal Session (until 11:50 AM) ()
10:20 AM Feedback on the Phase 1 proposal - Peter Wolf   ()
10:50 AM The work that lies ahead - Naceur Gaaloul   ()
11:20 AM Discussion   ()
11:50 AM
Break (until 12:05 PM) ()
PM
1:00 PM
Break (until 1:45 PM) ()
1:45 PM
Mission Concept Session (until 2:15 PM) ()
1:45 PM Mission Overview - Naceur Gaaloul   ()
2:15 PM
Mission Concept Session (until 2:55 PM) ()
2:15 PM MICROSCOPE: Latest results and lessons learned - Gilles Metris   ()
2:35 PM LISA-Pathfinder:Platform stability and AOCS performance - Henri Inchauspé   ()
2:55 PM
Mission Concept Session (until 4:15 PM) ()
2:55 PM Physics Package - Christian Schubert   ()
3:15 PM Laser System - Baptiste BATTELIER (Laboratoire Photonique Numerique Nanosciences IOGS-CNRS-Universite de Bordeaux)   ()
3:35 PM Electronic Unit - Kai Bongs   ()
3:55 PM Data and Diagnostics Subsystem - Miquel Nofrarias   ()
4:15 PM
Break (until 4:45 PM) ()
4:45 PM
Mission Concept Session (until 5:05 PM) ()
4:45 PM Cold Atom Universality Free Fall test on the ground and its limitations - Mark Kasevich   ()
5:05 PM
Mission Concept Session (until 5:35 PM) ()
5:05 PM Discussion   ()
12:05 PM
Community and Consortium Session (until 12:50 PM) ()
12:05 PM Community/Consortium organization - Oliver Buchmueller, Wolf von Klitzing   ()
12:20 PM Discussion and workshop conclusion   ()
2:00 PM
STE-QUEST Core Team Meeting (closed session) (until 4:00 PM) ()