Belgian Gravitational Wave Meeting - October 27 2020

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 - 9:00 AM
Zoom

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Oct 27, 2020
AM
9:00 AM Welcome - Geoffrey Compère (ULB) Sébastien Clesse (Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB))   ()
9:10 AM
Presentation of research groups (until 10:40 AM) ()
9:10 AM UCLouvain group - Joris van Heijningen (UCLouvain) Giacomo Bruno (UCLouvain)   ()
9:20 AM UAntwerp group - Nick Van remortel (U Antwerp)   ()
9:30 AM ULiège group - Jean-René Cudell   ()
9:40 AM ULB - Precision Mechatronics Laboratory - Binlei Ding (ULB)   ()
9:50 AM ULB - Astrophysics group - Nicolas Chamel (ULB)   ()
10:00 AM KULeuven group - Thomas Hertog (KULeuven)   ()
10:10 AM VUB Group - Alexander Sevrin   ()
10:20 AM UGent group - Archisman Gosch (UGent)   ()
10:30 AM ULB - Theory / Cosmology group - Sébastien Clesse (Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)) Geoffrey Compère   ()
10:35 AM --- Virtual Coffee Break ---
11:00 AM
Data analysis and detectors (until 12:40 PM) ()
11:00 AM Search for long-duration bursts in LIGO/Virgo data - Maxime Fays (ULiège)   ()
11:20 AM Stochastic searches with LIGO/Virgo - Kamiel Jansens (UAntwerp)   ()
11:40 AM Search for dark photons with continous wave methods - Andrew Miller (UCLouvain)   ()
12:00 PM Resonant Electromagnetic Detection of High-Frequency Gravitational Waves from Planetary-mass Primordial Black Holes Mergers - Nicolas Herman (UNamur) André Füzfa (UNamur)   ()
12:20 PM Performance of custom chips for ET and LISA - Alberto Gatti (KULeuven) Ciana Barretto (KULeuven)   ()
PM
12:40 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:40 PM Discussion on doctoral training in Gravitational Waves   ()
2:00 PM
Theory / Cosmology (until 3:40 PM) ()
2:00 PM BMS balance laws in Einstein GR - Ali Seraj (ULB)   ()
2:20 PM Modular invariant partition function of gravitational waves with Casimir-type boundary conditions - Martin Bonte (ULB)   ()
2:40 PM Gravitational Waves from Super-Heavy Dark Matter - Iason Blades (ULB)   ()
3:00 PM Gravitational Waves from the inhomogeneous pre-inflationary era - Cristian Joana (UCLouvain)   ()
3:20 PM Low Energy SUSY-breaking and Gravitational Waves - Alberto Mariotti (VUB)   ()
3:40 PM --- Virtual Coffee Break ---
4:10 PM
Neutron Star mergers and Fundamental Physics (until 5:30 PM) ()
4:10 PM The \nu_R-philic scalar: its loop-induced interactions and Yukawa forces in LIGO observations - Xunjie Xu (ULB)   ()
4:30 PM Properties of the secondary component of GW190814 - Prasanta Char (ULiège)   ()
4:50 PM The source of secondary peaks in the GW power spectral density from neutron star post-mergers - Matteo Lucca (ULB)   ()
5:10 PM Effects of dense matter properties on the tidal deformability and GW waveforms of neutrons star mergers - Loïc Perot (ULB)   ()
5:30 PM Closing   ()