Extended workshop (1 - 15 October) and conference (9-10 October)
Participation in program and conference is done with the same registration form (see on the left).
For the conference the talks will start on Thursday, 9 October, at 9 am and will end on Friday. at 4pm
The daily routine follows a similar pattern each day.
How to get here?
(this link has a description and a map). The meeting takes place in the Nordita building,
just next to the AlbaNova main building.
Thursday, 2 Oct, 10:00 coffee & cookies
Friday, 3 Oct, 10:00 coffee & cookies
10:30 The Stockholm VIMOS Supernova survey - first results
Astronomy seminar in FA32 by J. Melinder
14:30 QPOs, and where they come from (discussion)
Wlodek, Mihal, Jiri (video)
Monday, 6 Oct 10:00 Discussion on zero-torque boundary condition
14:30 Discussion on spectral fitting
for BH spin (Wlodek moderator, video)
Tuesday, 7 Oct 11:45, Nobel Prize Announcement
15.15 The 2008 Nobel Prize in Physics - Klein Auditorium
Wednesday, 8 Oct, pm, Radiation transfer and vertical structure (discussion)
Omer Blaes, Tobi Heinemann, ...
Spirals! by Paola
Thursday, 9 Oct, conference, Colloquium by Marek
Friday, 10 Oct, conference
Monday, 13 Oct, QPOs from Turbulence
Mami Machida, Chris Fragil, Ken ??
Tuesday, 14 Oct, Radiative signatures from discs (talk)
Wednesay, 15 Oct, TBA
Thursday 9 Oct
9:30- 9:50 Olek Sadowski: simulations of slim disks in Kerr
(work with Abramowicz, Straub, Kluzniak, Bursa)
10:00-10:20 Ken Henisey: QPOs from MHD simulations (work with Blaes
11:00-11:20 Shin Mineshige: Cellular Automaton Model for Black
11:30-11:50 Mami Machida: Formation of an Inner Torus
in Black Hole Accretion Flows
15:00-16:30 colloquium by Marek Abramowicz (work with Becker and Johannesson)
16:30-16:50 Tobias Heinemann: The excitation of density waves in turbulent
18:00 walk off for dinner, Restaurang Venedig, Surbrunngatan 39, phone 612 8095
Friday 10 Oct
9:30- 9:50 Barbara Ferreira: Warp and eccentricity propagation in
discs around black holes
10:00-10:20 Kristen Menou: Turbulence regimes and universality in accretion disks
11:00-11:20 Michal Bursa: The shortest variability timescale in
black hole sources (work with Abramowicz and Kluzniak)
11:30-11:50 Jiri Horak: Amplitude behaviour in HFQPOs in neutron stars
(work with Rebusco, Abramowicz and Kluzniak)
14:00-15:30 Turbulence talk by Parviz Moin: Integrated Simulation of Complex Multi-Physics Turbulent Flows
at KTH (E53, Osq.backe 18 ) at 14:15,
16:00-16:20 Wladimir Lyra: Planet formation bursts in the edges of the dead zone
16:30-16:50 Petri Käpylä: Angular momentum transport due to convection in accretion disks
17:30-17:50 Maarit Korpi: MRI in forced turbulence
18:00-18:20 Brandenburg: Oscillations in local MRI simulations
The workshop is being organized by Marek Abramowicz (Gothenburg), Paola Rebusco (MIT), and Axel Brandenburg (Nordita).
The meeting is sponsored by