The Modern Physics of Compact Stars and Relativistic Gravity 2015

from Wednesday, 30 September 2015 (06:30) to Saturday, 3 October 2015 (12:50)
Yerevan, Armenia

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
30 Sep 2015
1 Oct 2015
2 Oct 2015
3 Oct 2015
Registration (until 09:30) (2nd floor Conference Room)
09:30 Addresses by the YSU Rector, Dean of Physics Faculty and Organizers   (2nd Floor Conference Room)
09:40 Structure of hybrid stars with the Field Correlator Method - Fiorella Burgio (INFN Sezione di Catania)   (2nd floor Conference Room)
10:20 A neutron star on a computer: recent developments - Jerome Novak (CNRS - Observatoire de Paris)   (2nd floor Conference Room)
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 Towards a unified equation of state for quark/hadron matter - David Blaschke (University of Wroclaw)   (2nd floor Conference Room)
09:00 Atmospheres and radiating surfaces of neutron stars with strong magnetic fields - Alexander Potekhin (Ioffe Institute; Pulkovo Observatory)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
09:40 Unified treatment of sub-saturation stellar matter at zero and finite temperature - Adriana Raduta (IFIN-HH)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
10:20 --- Coffee break ---
10:50 Hyperons and Neutron Stars - Isaac Vidana (University of Coimbra)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
11:30 From macro to micro: universal properties of neutron stars - Andrea Maselli (Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
09:00 Constraint on the internal structure of neutron stars from pulsar glitches - Dr Nicolas Chamel (Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
09:40 Magnetic field of strange stars with rotating superfluid core - Prof. David Sedrakian (Yerevan State Unniversity) Mekhak Hayrapetyan (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
10:20 --- Coffee break ---
10:50 Purely phenomenological equation of state for nuclear matter - Jérôme MARGUERON (Institut de Physique Nucléaire de Lyon)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
11:30 Vacuum currents in braneworlds - Prof. Aram Saharian (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
09:00 Scalar-isovector channel of the nucleon-nucleon interaction in the RMF theory and massive compact stars - Dr Grigor Alaverdyan (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
09:40 Pulsars with more exactly measured masses as possible candidates of strange stars - Prof. Yuri VARTANYAN (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
10:20 --- Coffee break ---
10:50 Wakefield generation by radiation beams of millisecond pulsars - Prof. Zaza Osmanov (School of Physics, Free University of Tbilisi, 0183-Tbilisi, Georgia)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
11:30 Mass-radius relation of white and strange stars - Prof. Gevorg Hajyan (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
12:00 Cosmology with nonminimal kinetic coupling and a Higgs potential - Prof. S. V. Sushkov (Institute of Physics, Kazan Federal University)   (2nd floor Conference Room, Phys. Dep., YSU)
12:40 --- Lunch break and relocation to Guesthouse ---
14:00 Crystalline chiral condensates as a component of compact stars - Stefano Carignano   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
14:00 Inflationary evolution of the Universe within the framework of the modified JBD theory - Prof. Gohar Harutyunyan (Yerevan State University)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
14:40 Inhomogeneous chiral symmetry breaking in isospin-asymmetric matter - Daniel Nowakowski (TU Darmstadt)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
14:41 Localized oscillating configurations formed by real scalar fields - Gyula Fodor (Paris Observatory)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
15:20 --- Coffee Break ---
15:50 Universal symmetry energy contribution to the neutron star equation of state - Mr David Alvarez-Castilio (JINR Dubna)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
15:51 Quantum effects in anti-de Sitter spacetime for electromagnetic vacuum state - Anna Kotanjyan (Yerevan State University)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
16:30 A new RMF based quark-nuclear matter EoS - Mr Niels-Uwe Friedrich Bastian (Wroclaw University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
16:30 Noether and Lie symmetries of the field equations and their invariant solutions in Hybrid Gravity - Mrs Aneta Wojnar (Univ. of Wroclaw)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
17:00 A self-consistent study of magnetic field effects on hybrid stars - Bruno Franzon (FIAS, Goethe-University, Frankfurt am Main)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
17:01 --- Cosmology Discussion ---
17:30 --- Free time ---
18:30 --- Welcome party ---
12:10 Short-range correlations in nuclei and compact stars - Prof. Eliezer Piasetzky (School of Physics and Astronomy, Tel Aviv University)   ()
12:50 --- Lunch break ---
14:15 Role of r-modes in evolution of recycled neutron stars - Andrey Chugunov (Ioffe Institute)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
14:16 On the Kerr solution - Prof. Roland Avagyan (Yerevan State University)   (Small Hall)
14:55 A new family of compact objects: Dark Compact Planets - Laura Tolos (ICE, Barcelona)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
14:56 Late stage of the Universe evolution taking into account the vacuum effects - Anna Kotanjyan (Yerevan State University)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
15:35 --- Rest ---
16:00 --- Excursion to Garni-Geghard complex ---
12:10 --- Lunch break ---
14:00 Nuclear pairing from microscopic forces: singlet channels and higher-partial waves - Dr Paolo Finelli (University of Bologna)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
14:00 Piercing the Vainshtein screen: local constraints on modified gravity - Dr Hermano Velten (Centre de Physique Théorique UMR 7332)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
14:40 Electromagnetic Casimir densities for a cylindrical boundary in de Sitter spacetime - Prof. Aram Saharian (Yerevan State University)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
14:40 Extended time-dependent Ginzburg-Landau equations for rotating two-flavor color superconductors - Prof. Karen Shahabasyan (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
15:20 --- Coffee break ---
15:50 Compact stars with quark core - Ms Anahit Harutyunyan (Yerevan State University)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
15:50 The quantum vacuum and the structure of empty space-time - Prof. Ashot Gevorgyan (Institute for Informatics and Automation Problems, NAS of Armenia)   (Small Hall, Guesthouse)
16:20 Stiffening baryonic equation of state with hyperons - Prof. Ghazanfari Mojarrad Mehdi (University of Kashan)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
16:31 --- Cosmology Discussion ---
17:00 Softening of the Nuclear Matter and the Maximum Mass of the Neutron Star - huni Kh Niakian (University of Tehran)   (Main Hall, Guesthouse)
17:30 --- Free time ---
19:00 --- Conference Dinner ---
12:10 --- Closing ceremony ---