LSC-Virgo August 2017 Meeting

from Monday, 28 August 2017 (08:00) to Friday, 1 September 2017 (23:59)
CERN

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
28 Aug 2017
29 Aug 2017
30 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
1 Sep 2017
AM
08:30
Burst (until 18:00) ()
08:30 Snova   (40/S2-A01 - Salle Anderson)
08:30 TBC   (40/S2-B01 - Salle Bohr)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 (TBC)   (40/S2-B01 - Salle Bohr)
11:00 Burst 11:00-12:30   (40/S2-A01 - Salle Anderson)
14:00 Burst I   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 Burst II   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
08:30
CBC (until 18:00) ()
08:30 CBC-Burst:GRB   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
08:30 CBC-EM Follow up   (13/2-005)
08:30 CBC:PE Monday 8:30-10:45   (160/1-009)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
10:30 --- coffee break ---
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 CBC-Burst: GRB I   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
11:00 CBC-EM Follow up I   (13/2-005)
11:00 CBC:PE Monday 11:00-12:30   (160/1-009)
13:30 CBC:PE Monday 13:30-15:30   (160/1-009)
14:00 CBC:TGR   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
14:00 CBC:Waveforms   (13/2-005)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
15:30 --- coffee break ---
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 CBC:PE Monday 16:00-17:30   (160/1-009)
16:00 CBC:TGR I   (503/1-001 - Council Chamber)
16:00 CBC:Waveforms I   (13/2-005)
08:30
CW (until 12:30) (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
08:30 CW   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 CW I   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
08:30
Instrument Science (until 18:00) ()
08:30 Joint IS DetChar   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30 Machine Learning   (2/R-030)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 Joint IS DetChar I   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
11:00 Machine Learning I   (2/R-030)
14:00 Joint IS Controls   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 IS:Plenary   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30
Burst (until 12:30) (40/S2-A01 - Salle Anderson)
08:30 Bursts f2f Tuesday 8:30-10:30   (40/S2-A01 - Salle Anderson)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 Bursts f2f Tuesday 11:00-12:30   (40/S2-A01 - Salle Anderson)
08:30
CBC (until 12:30) (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30 CBC Plenary I   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 CBC Plenary II   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30
CW (until 18:00) (160/1-009)
08:30 CW II   (160/1-009)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 CW III   (160/1-009)
14:00 CW IV   (160/1-009)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 CW V   (160/1-009)
08:30
DetChar (until 18:00) ()
08:30 Detchar - Plenary small I   (32/1-A24)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 Detchar - Plenary small II   (32/1-A24)
14:00 Joint CBC Burst Detchar I   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 Joint CBC Burst Detchar II   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30
Instrument Science (until 18:00) (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
08:30 Instrument Science (NN)   (32/S-C22)
08:30 LAWG   (2/R-030)
08:30 SWG   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 Instrument Science (NN) I   (32/S-C22)
11:00 LAWG I   (2/R-030)
11:00 SWG I   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
14:00 AIC   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
14:00 Optics   (13/2-005)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 Optics I   (13/2-005)
16:00 QNWG   (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
08:30
SB (until 18:00) (4/3-001)
08:45 SB I   (4/3-001)
10:30 --- coffee break ---
11:00 SB II   (4/3-001)
14:00 SB III   (4/3-001)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 SB IV   (4/3-001)
08:30
LAAC (until 12:30) (60/6-015 - Room Georges Charpak (Room F))
08:30
LSC-V (until 12:30) (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30 Virgo status - Jo van den Brand (NIKHEF)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:50 LSC Status - David Shoemaker (MIT LIGO) Laura Cadonati (Georgia Tech)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:10 LIGO laboratory status - Albert Lazzarini (California Institute of Technology)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:30 EGO status - Federico Ferrini (EGO)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:50 GEO600 status - Harald Lueck   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
10:10 LIGO-India status - Prof. Somak Raychaudhury (IUCAA)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
10:30 --- Coffee Break ---
11:00 The NSF view - Pedro Marronetti (NSF)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
11:20 Third generation perspective - Michele Punturo   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
11:40 Education & Public Outreach Update - Martin Hendry   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
12:00 Publication plans - Laura Cadonati (Georgia Tech)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30
LSC-V (until 13:00) (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:30 Status of data analysis guide paper - Andy Lundgren   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
08:50 CW overview talk - Evan Goetz   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:10 O1 Narrow-band observational paper - Simone Mastrogiovanni   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:30 Reviewer report on O1 Narrow-band paper - Andrzej Krolak   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:40 Overview of Stochastic Searches - Andrew Matas   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
10:10 Search for the stochastic background from unresolvable binary black hole mergers - Rory Smith   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 LIGO DetChar status - Jessica McIver (Caltech; LIGO Lab)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
11:25 Virgo DetChar status - Florent Robinet   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
11:50 Data Cleaning - Jenne Driggers   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
12:10 Calibration update - TBD   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
12:30 Diversity at CERN - Genevieve Guinot (CERN)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
09:00
Joint Gravitational Waves and CERN Meeting (until 18:30) (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
PM
14:00
DetChar (until 18:00) (222/R-001)
14:00 SBCW Dtchr   (222/R-001)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 SBCW Dtchr I   (222/R-001)
14:00
EPO (until 18:00) (4/3-001)
14:00 EPO   (4/3-001)
15:30 --- coffee break ---
16:00 EPO I   (4/3-001)
18:00 --- Beer and Cheese - Students and young PostDocs ---
12:30 LSC-VSC Lunch   (Restaurant 2, bdg 504)
18:00
Poster session (until 19:30) (61/1-201 - Pas perdus - Not a meeting room -)
19:30 Public Lecture : Gravitational Waves: An Entirely New Window onto the Cosmos - David Reitze (LIGO, Caltech and University of Florida)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
14:00
LSC-V (until 16:30) (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
14:00 CBC Plenary Presentation - CBC Group   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
14:45 Bursts Overview Talk - Ik Siong Heng   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:00 Burst analysis of recent detections - Daniel Williams (University of Glasgow / GEO600 / LIGO Scientific Collaboration)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:15 GRB Results and Plans - Michal Was   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:30 Fermi-GBM report - Valerie Connaughton (remote)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:50 Poster sparkler slides   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
16:20 --- Coffee break, flowing into poster session ---
16:30
Poster session (until 18:00) (61/1-201 - Pas perdus - Not a meeting room -)
18:00 LSC Council - Dinner Session   (Restaurant 1 - Extension)
13:00 Open microphone diversity lunch   (Restaurant 1 - extension)
14:00
LSC-V (until 18:00) (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
14:00 Hot topics in Instrument Science R&D: LSC Center for Coatings Research - Riccardo Bassiri   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
14:20 AdVirgo: commissioning for O2 - Alessio Rocchi (INFN e Universita Roma Tor Vergata (IT))   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
14:40 AdVrgo: from O2 to O3 - Henrich Heitmann (Artemis, Observatoire de la Cöte d'Azur, Nice)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:00 KAGRA status, prospects and plans - Haino Sadakazu   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:20 aLIGO: current issues; preparation and goal sensitivity for O3 - Valera Frolov (LIGO lab)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
16:00 --- Coffee break ---
16:30 Summary of O2 EM follow-up program - Marica Branchesi Dr Leo Singer (NASA Goddard / LIGO Scientific Collaboration)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
16:50 Future of follow-up: policies and plans - Erik Katsavounidis   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
17:05 Computing resources, software testing and change control - Peter Couvares (California Institute of Technology)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
17:30 March 2018 meeting at SSU - Lynn Comnsky   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
17:35 Close-out - Jo van den Brand (NIKHEF)   (500/1-001 - Main Auditorium)
15:00 Visits - CERN   ()
20:00 Conference Dinner   ()