Applications of Quantum Information in Astrophysics and Cosmology

from Monday, April 24, 2023 (12:30 AM) to Wednesday, April 26, 2023 (11:59 PM)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Apr 24, 2023
Apr 25, 2023
Apr 26, 2023
AM
8:30 AM --- Coffee - Registration ---
9:00 AM
Welcome - Shajid Haque Soebur Razzaque (until 9:05 AM) ()
9:05 AM
Lecture 1: Quantum Information Theory (QIT) (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:05 AM An Introductions to Quantum Information: Basic Concepts - Prof. Tibra Ali   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee ---
11:00 AM
Lecture 2: Quantum Information Theory (QIT) (until 12:30 PM) ()
11:00 AM An Introductions to Quantum Information: Applications - Prof. Tibra Ali   ()
8:30 AM --- Coffee - Registration ---
9:00 AM
Lecture 1: Neutrinos (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM Introduction on neutrino oscillations - Dr Stefano Gariazzo (INFN Turin)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee ---
11:00 AM
Lecture 2: Neutrinos (until 12:30 PM) ()
11:00 AM Introduction on neutrino cosmology - Dr Stefano Gariazzo (INFN Turin)   ()
8:30 AM --- Coffee ---
9:00 AM
Lecture 1: Cosmology (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM Cosmology: from theory to observations - I - Alvaro de la Cruz-Dombriz (University of Cape Town)   ()
9:40 AM --- Break ---
9:50 AM Cosmology: from theory to observations - II - Alvaro de la Cruz-Dombriz (University of Cape Town)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee ---
11:00 AM
Lecture 2: Cosmology (until 12:30 PM) ()
11:00 AM Tensions in standard cosmology - Prof. Amare Abebe (North-West University)   ()
PM
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Research Talk 1: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 2:45 PM) ()
2:00 PM An Introduction to Quantum Batteries - Prof. Jeff Murugan (University of Cape Town)   ()
2:45 PM
Research Talk 2: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 3:30 PM) ()
2:45 PM Towards a gravity dual for spread complexity - Jaco Van Zyl   ()
3:30 PM --- Coffee ---
4:00 PM
Research Talk 3: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 4:45 PM) ()
4:00 PM Addressing Challenges in Pulsar Science in the Era of Multi-messenger Astronomy - Prof. Christo Venter (NWU)   ()
4:45 PM
Research Talk 4: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 5:40 PM) ()
4:45 PM Dark Energy in Cosmology - Aroonkumar Beesham   ()
5:40 PM --- Break ---
7:00 PM
Workshop Dinner (until 9:00 PM) ()
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Research Talk 5: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 2:45 PM) ()
2:00 PM Nature of neutrino mass, refraction and cosmology - Alexei Smirnov   ()
2:45 PM
Research Talk 6: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 3:30 PM) ()
2:45 PM Quantum information theoretic aspects of neutrino oscillations - Khushboo Dixit   ()
3:30 PM --- Coffee ---
4:00 PM
Research Talk 7: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 4:45 PM) ()
4:00 PM Light Sterile Neutrinos: A Modern Picture and a Model to Evade Cosmology - Dr Peter Denton (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
4:45 PM
Research Talk 8: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 5:30 PM) ()
4:45 PM Fitting NOvA and T2K data with the revamped A_4 symmetry model for the poorly constrained neutrino oscillation parameters - Mr Thabo Msiza (University of Johannesburg)   ()
5:00 PM Machine Learning approach to probe Gamma-Ray Bursts as Cosmological Standard Candles - Tamador Aldowma (Johannesburg University, Omdurman Islamic University)   ()
5:15 PM Estimation of orbital inclination angle for compact binary mergers through Bayesian Inference - Mr Luyanda Mazwi (University of Johannesburg)   ()
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Research Talk 9: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 2:45 PM) ()
2:00 PM Massive white dwarfs and neutron stars in noncommutative geometry - Surajit Kalita (University of Cape Town)   ()
2:45 PM
Research Talk 10: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 3:30 PM) ()
2:45 PM Modeling the large-scale structure and the neutral hydrogen content of the universe. - Mr Brandon Bisschoff (University of KwaZulu-Natal)   ()
3:00 PM Statistical Detection of kSZ Effect from ACTPol+ Plank Co-added Map - Mthokozisi Mdlalose (University of KwaZulu-Natal)   ()
3:15 PM f(R,T) gravity and Godel Solution - Binaya Kumar Bishi (University of Zululand)   ()
3:30 PM --- Coffee ---
4:00 PM
Research Talk 11: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 5:00 PM) ()
4:00 PM New exact vacuum solutions and wormholes in $R^2$ gravity - Dr Hoang Nguyen (Babes-Bolyai University)   ()
4:15 PM COMPARISON BETWEEN CHAPLYGIN GAS AND BULK VISCOUS COSMOLOGICAL MODELS - Mfanafuthi Msweli (University of Zululand)   ()
4:30 PM Modified Telleparallel Gravity - Shambel Sahlu (Entoto Observatory and Reserach Center, Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute)   ()
4:45 PM Quantum Chaos and Phase Transitions - Nitin Gupta (University of Cape Town)   ()
5:00 PM
Research Talk 12: QIT/ML/Neutrinos/Astrophysics/Cosmology (until 5:30 PM) ()