Annual NewCompStar Conference 2016

from Monday, April 25, 2016 (8:00 AM) to Friday, April 29, 2016 (6:00 PM)
Istanbul (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Apr 25, 2016
Apr 26, 2016
Apr 27, 2016
Apr 28, 2016
Apr 29, 2016
AM
8:00 AM
Registration (until 9:00 AM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:00 AM
Plenary Talk (until 10:50 AM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:10 AM Gravitational waves from isolated neutron stars - Ian Jones (University of Southampton)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:00 AM gravitational wave emission from isolated neutron stars and the dynamics of the associated unstable oscillation modes - Kostas Glampedakis   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:50 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 AM
Plenary Talk (until 1:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
11:20 AM Some new aspects of the QCD phase transition in proto-neutron stars and core-collapse supernovae - Matthias Hempel (Basel University)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:10 PM Measurements of Masses and Radii Of Neutron Stars - Dr Tolga Güver (Istanbul University)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:00 AM
Plenary Talk (until 10:50 AM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:10 AM R process nucleosynthesis in supernovae and neutron star mergers - Friedrich Thielemann, Andreas Lohs (University of Basel)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:00 AM Transport phenomena in neutron stars - Laura Tolos (University of Groningen)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:50 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 AM
Plenary Talk (until 1:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
11:20 AM Quark Deconfinement in the Context of the Millisecond Magnetar Model for GRBs - Dr Niccolo Bucciantini   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:10 PM Probing neutron star properties with pulsar glitches - Prof. Pierre Pizzochero   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:00 AM
Plenary Talk (until 10:50 AM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:10 AM Gravitational-wave signal from binary neutron stars: a systematic analysis of the spectral properties - Luciano Rezzolla (Institute for Theoretical Physics, Frankfurt, Germany)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:00 AM "Topics in the Theory of Dense Matter: Progress and Challenges" - Prof. Chris Pethick (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:50 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 AM
Plenary Talk (until 12:10 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
11:20 AM Neutron stars in alternative theories of gravity - models,astrophysical implications and universal relations - Dr Daniela Doneva   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:00 AM
Plenary Talk (until 10:50 AM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:10 AM Neutron stars as the progenitors & central engines of GRBs - Dr Antonia Rowlinson   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:00 AM Inferring properties of the central engine of short GRBs - Paul Lasky   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:50 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 AM
Plenary Talk (until 1:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
11:20 AM Do hyperons exist in the interior of neutron stars? - Dr Isaak Vidana   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:10 PM Interacting fermion star in Kaluza--Klein World, FRG Approach to Nuclear Matter in Extreme Conditions - Gergely Gabor Barnaföldi- Szilvia Karsai-Peter Posfay (Wigner RCP Hungarian Academy of Sciences (HU))   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:00 AM
Plenary Talk (until 10:50 AM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
9:10 AM Observational constraints on the physical properties of neutron stars - Dr Bettina Posselt   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:00 AM Observational aspects of isolated neutron stars - Silvia Zane (university college London)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
10:50 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 AM
Plenary Talk (until 12:40 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
11:30 AM Nonlinear Superfluid Dynamics - Evidence in Pulsars - Prof. M. Ali Alpar (Istanbul University)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
11:50 AM Astrophysical constraints on the equation of state? - Dr Morgane Fortin   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
PM
1:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:00 PM
Afternoon session (until 3:40 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:00 PM The Critical Strain Angle along the Neutron Star Crust - Mr Onur Akbal   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:20 PM The effect of the magnetic field on the inner crust of neutron stars - Mr Constança Provdência   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:40 PM Spin polarized neutron star matter and core-crust transition in the neutron stars - Dr Mohsen Bigdeli   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:00 PM Modification of magicity toward the dripline and its impact on electron-capture rates for stellar core collapse - Adriana Raduta (IFIN-HH)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:20 PM Electromagnetic structure of Neutron Stars - Mr Antonio Graziano Pili   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:40 PM --- Cofee break ---
4:00 PM
Evening session (until 4:40 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:00 PM The extraordinary 2011 outburst of the magnetar Swift J1822.3-1606 Magnetar Model for GRBs - Manoneeta Chakraborty (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:20 PM Interaction modes of magnetic compact stars with gaseous environment near a supermassive black hole - Dr Vladimir Karas (Astronomical Institute, Czech Academy of Sciences)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
1:00 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
Afternoon session (until 4:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:00 PM A simple model for pulsar glitches - Mr Marco Antonelli   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:20 PM Accretion in white dwarf binaries - short time variability and broadband noise characteristics: connecting CVs to neutron star and black hole binaries - Prof. Şolen Balman   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:40 PM Force-free magnetospheres of neutron stars - Dr Taner Akgün   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:00 PM Non-ideal effects in relativistic plasmas with the ECHO code for GRMHD - Luca Del Zanna   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:20 PM Learning about neutron stars from pulsar precession observations - Mr Gregory Ashton   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:40 PM 3D Hall Evolution of Magnetic Fields in Neutron Stars - Dr Justin Elfritz   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:20 PM
Evening session (until 6:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:20 PM Propeller effect in X-ray pulsars - Dr Sergey Tsygankov   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:40 PM On the maximum accretion luminosity of magnetized neutron stars: connecting X-ray pulsars and ultraluminous X-ray sources - Dr Alexander Mushtukov   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:10 PM
Contributed Talk (until 12:30 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:10 PM Neutron stars in scalar-tensor theories with a massive scalar field - Prof. Stoytcho Yazadjiev   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:30 PM
Free & MC meeting (until 5:30 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
1:00 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
Afternoon session (until 4:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:20 PM Spherically Symmetric Core-Collapse Supernova Simulations - Mr Kevin Ebinger   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:40 PM R-process nucleosynthesis and binary neutron star mergers - Mr Luke Bovard   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:00 PM Hadron-quark phase transition in hybrid stars and first insights for generating a new supernova EoS - Mr Oliver Heinimann   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:20 PM Cool quark matter - Aleksi Vuorinen   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:40 PM Neutrino-nucleon interactions in supernovae matter - Dr Andreas Lohs   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:20 PM
Evening session (until 6:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:20 PM Maximum mass, moment of inertia and compactness of relativistic stars - Ms Cosima BREU   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:40 PM Artificial entropy viscosity in numerical relativistic hydrodynamics - Mr Federico Guercilena   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:40 PM
Contributed Talk (until 1:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
12:40 PM Multiwavelength observations of gamma-ray loud binaries - Maria Chernyakova (DCU)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
1:00 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
Afternoon session (until 4:00 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:00 PM Constraints on the neutron star properties from the relativistic energy density functional - Prof. Nils Paar   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:20 PM Numerical modelling of compact static stars in Minimal Dilatonic Gravity - Denitsa Staicova   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
2:40 PM Relativistic stars in Starobinsky gravity with matched asymptotic expansion - Mr Sercan Çıkıntoğlu   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:00 PM Excluded volume effect and neutron stars’ equation of state - Prof. Ludwik Turko   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:20 PM Microscopic Vortex Velocity for Neutron Stars - Mr Erbil Gügercinoğlu   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
3:40 PM Phase lags of quasi-periodic oscillations across source states in the low-mass X-ray binary 4U 1636-53 - Marcio de Avellar (Universidade de São Paulo)   (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)
4:00 PM
Closing Speech & Group Photo Shooting (until 4:30 PM) (Bogazici University-Rectorate Building)