2nd Anisotropic Universe Workshop: Unveiling the Anisotropic Universe

from Monday, April 11, 2016 (8:30 AM) to Wednesday, April 13, 2016 (6:00 PM)
Amsterdam

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Apr 11, 2016
Apr 12, 2016
Apr 13, 2016
AM
8:30 AM Registration   ()
9:00 AM Welcome/Introduction   ()
9:10 AM
Morning session (1) - Nicolao Fornengo (University of Torino and INFN/Torino) (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:10 AM Cosmological results from Planck 2015 - Silvia Galli   ()
9:50 AM CMB phase shift and future bounds an axion couplings - Benjamin Wallisch (University of Cambridge)   ()
10:10 AM Anisotropies and Inhomogeneities on the Largest Cosmic Scales - Dr Camera Stefano (Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM
Morning session (2) - Nicolao Fornengo (University of Torino and INFN/Torino) (until 12:30 PM) ()
11:00 AM Near-field Cosmology - Jenny Sorce   ()
11:40 AM The infrastructure of voids: on void hierarchy, void galaxies and the Local Void - Rien van de Weijgaert (U)   ()
12:10 PM News from the Dark Energy Survey - Dr Aurélien Benoit-Lévy (Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris)   ()
9:00 AM
Morning session (1) - Miguel Sánchez-Conde (Oskar Klein Centre, Stockholm University) (until 10:20 AM) ()
9:00 AM Fermi-LAT measurement and origin of the Extragalactic Gamma-Ray Background - Gabrijela Zaharijas (CEA Saclay)   ()
9:40 AM Looking to Dark Matter through gamma-ray anisotropies - Nicolao Fornengo (University of Torino and INFN/Torino)   ()
10:20 AM --- Coffee break ---
10:35 AM
Morning session (2) - Miguel Sánchez-Conde (Oskar Klein Centre, Stockholm University) (until 12:35 PM) ()
10:35 AM Dissecting the high-latitude gamma-ray sky with photon-count statistics - Dr Hannes Zechlin (University of Torino)   ()
10:55 AM High-energy Astrophysics in a single pixel - Michael Feyereisen (University of Amsterdam)   ()
11:15 AM Updated measurement of gamma-ray anisotropies - Mattia Fornasa (GRAPPA Institute (University of Amsterdam))   ()
11:35 AM Tomography of the Fermi-LAT diffuse extragalactic signal via cross-correlation with galaxy catalogues - Alessandro Cuoco (U)   ()
12:15 PM Anisotropic Universe unveiled with new galaxy catalogs - Maciej Bilicki (Leiden University)   ()
9:00 AM
Morning session (1) - Jacco Vink (University of Amsterdam) (until 10:20 AM) ()
9:00 AM Anisotropy and subtle aspects of cosmic-ray transport - Pasquale Blasi   ()
9:40 AM Cosmic-ray anisotropies above the ankle - Silvia Mollerach (CONICET)   ()
10:20 AM --- Coffee break ---
10:40 AM
Morning session (2) - Jacco Vink (University of Amsterdam) (until 12:40 PM) ()
10:40 AM Probing anisotropies in arrival directions of astrophysical neutrinos - Markus Ahlers   ()
11:20 AM Neutrinos and gamma rays as messengers of extragalactic astrophysical sources - Irene Tamborra   ()
12:00 PM Do high-energy astrophysical neutrinos trace star formation? - Kimberly Emig (Leiden Observatory)   ()
12:20 PM Using event pairs to search for point-like sources in high-energy neutrino data - Ke Fang (University of Maryland)   ()
PM
12:30 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:00 PM
Afternoon session (1) - Mattia Fornasa (GRAPPA Institute (University of Amsterdam)) (until 3:20 PM) ()
2:00 PM Cosmological anisotropies and neutrino properties - Julien Lesgourgues   ()
2:20 PM The halo model in the era of precision Cosmology and accurate Astrophysics - Massimo Viola   ()
3:00 PM Correlations in the radio background - Marco Regis (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)   ()
3:20 PM --- Coffee break ---
3:40 PM
Afternoon session (2) - Mattia Fornasa (GRAPPA Institute (University of Amsterdam)) (until 5:00 PM) ()
3:40 PM Fluctuations in the Near Infrared (and X-ray) Background - Dr Ruben Salvaterra (IASF)   ()
4:20 PM Anisotropies of the cosmic X-ray background: Challenging results from angular correlation studies with XBOOTES - Dr Alexander Kolodzig (KIAA (Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at Peking University))   ()
4:40 PM Probing isotropy of cosmic acceleration by Type Ia supernovae - Mr Behnam Javanmardi (Argelander Institute for Astronomy)   ()
5:00 PM Open discussion - Dr Aurelien Benoit-Levy   ()
12:35 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:00 PM
Afternoon session (1) - Shin'ichiro Ando (University of Amsterdam) (until 3:20 PM) ()
2:00 PM Spatial signature of Dark Matter in the Galaxy - Francesca Calore (University of Amsterdam)   ()
2:20 PM Correlated statistical noise in power spectrum measurements - Sheldon Campbell (The Ohio State University)   ()
3:00 PM Probing WIMP Dark Matter with gamma rays and over 1000 deg^2 of weak lensing data - Tilman Troester (University of British Columbia)   ()
3:20 PM --- Coffee break ---
3:40 PM
Afternoon session (2) - Shin'ichiro Ando (University of Amsterdam) (until 4:20 PM) ()
3:40 PM Characterization of subhalo structure properties and implications for Dark Matter annihilation signals - Miguel Sánchez-Conde (Oskar Klein Centre, Stockholm University)   ()
4:00 PM Looking for unresolved point-like sources: the wavelet ways - Richard Bartels (University of Amsterdam)   ()
4:20 PM Open discussion - Jennifer Gaskins   ()
7:00 PM --- Social Dinner ---
12:40 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:10 PM
Afternoon session - Kumiko Kotera (Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris) (until 3:10 PM) ()
2:10 PM The Astrophysical Multimessenger Observatory Network - Foteini Oikonomou (Penn State University)   ()
2:30 PM Observations of gravitational waves from a binary black hole merger GW150914 and their implications - Dr Nissanke Samaya (Radboud University)   ()
3:20 PM --- Coffee break ---
3:40 PM Open discussion - Pasquale Blasi (INAF)   ()