Fourth Conference of Nordic Network for Diversity in Physics

from Thursday, August 18, 2022 (12:30 PM) to Friday, August 19, 2022 (10:00 PM)
University of Iceland (Veröld: VHV-023)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Aug 18, 2022
Aug 19, 2022
9:00 AM
Session 3 (until 11:00 AM) (Veröld: VHV-023)
9:00 AM Key note: Black-hole driven explosions and the dynamic Universe – breaking barriers in the era of multi-messenger astrophysics - Prof. Carole Mundell (University of Bath, UK)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
10:00 AM On the status of women in physics in Norway - goals, statistics, and some open questions - Åshild Fredriksen (The Arctic University of Norway, NO)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
10:20 AM Examples on the Gender and Physics work in Sweden - Tomas Brage   (Veröld: VHV-023)
10:40 AM Is science gender-neutral or clueless of gender? Moving beyond simple questions and answers - Prof. Þorgerður J. Einarsdóttir (University of Iceland)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
11:00 AM --- Coffee/Tea break ---
11:30 AM
Session 4 (until 12:30 PM) (Veröld: VHV-023)
11:30 AM Bacteria vs Phages: The art of war among unseen majority - Namiko Mitarai (Niels Bohr Institute)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
12:00 PM Collider physics and the Early Universe - Anna Lipniacka (University of Bergen (NO))   (Veröld: VHV-023)
12:30 PM Registration   (Veröld: VHV-023)
1:00 PM Welcome   (Veröld: VHV-023)
1:15 PM
Session 1 (until 3:15 PM) (Veröld: VHV-023)
1:15 PM Key note: How to tackle resistance against gender equality in a hostile environment - Prof. Beata Bielska (Nicolaus Copernincus University in Toruń, PL)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
2:15 PM Physics: Finland - Katja Anniina Lauri (University of Helsinki)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
2:45 PM The physics of Space Weather - Emiliya Yordanova (Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
3:15 PM --- Coffee/Tea break ---
3:45 PM
Session 2 (until 5:00 PM) (Veröld: VHV-023)
3:45 PM Gravothermal collapse in self-interacting dark matter halos - Tamari Meshveliani (University of Iceland)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
4:00 PM TBA - Nandita Khetan (DARK Cosmology centre, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
4:15 PM Lessons from the geometric structure of black holes - Victoria L. Martin (University of Iceland)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
4:45 PM North American Efforts in Diversity in Physics: Undergraduate Conferences, Local Graduate Committees and Summer Camps - Gevy Jiawei Cao (University of Oslo)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
5:00 PM Posters - Reception   (Veröld: VHV-023)
6:00 PM Public talk: CERN, LHC and the Higgs - Barbro Asman (Stockholm University (SE))   (Veröld: VHV-023)
7:30 PM Dinner   (Veröld: VHV-023)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
1:30 PM
Session 5 (until 2:40 PM) (Veröld: VHV-023)
1:30 PM Gender: Denmark - Prof. Christa Gall (University of Copnhagen, DK)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
1:50 PM The Equality Paradox in Finnish Physics - Dr Eija Tuominen (Helsinki Institute of Physics (FI))   (Veröld: VHV-023)
2:10 PM Choice narratives of “unexpected” physics students - Anna Danielsson (Stockholm University)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
2:25 PM Student’s journey in the light of gender differences in engineering - Ásrún Matthíasdóttir (Reykjavík University)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
2:40 PM Panel discussion - Prof. Þorgerður J. Einarsdóttir (University of Iceland) Tomas Brage Prof. Beata Bielska (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland) Eija Tuominen (Helsinki Institute of Physics (FI)) Prof. Carole Mundell (University of Bath, UK)   (Veröld: VHV-023)
3:40 PM --- Coffee/Tea break ---
4:15 PM Wrap up   (Veröld: VHV-023)