Division D: High Energy Phenomena and Fundamental Physics

August 24 and 27, 2018

 

President:

Chryssa Kouveliotou - George Washington University - Washington DC (USA)


Programme:

Friday, 24. Aug.

Session 1
room: M
10:30 - Poster Session and Business Meeting



Session 2
room: M
13:30 - Shoemaker, David (Recent LIGO results on Gravitational Waves)
14:00 - Branchesi, Marica (GW170817: multi-messenger observations of a binary neutron star merger)
14:30 - Malesani, Daniele (Spectroscopic observations of the kilonova associated with GW170817)



Session 3
room: M
15:30 - Zhang, Shuang-Nan (HXMT Status and Highlights)
16:00 - Kramer, Michael (The Transient Radio Universe)
16:30 - García, Beatriz (Pierre Auger highlights)
16:55 - Xiong, Shaolin (HXMT GW-EM counterparts & GECAM)
17:15 - Guan, Ju (HXMT Galactic scanning survey)
17:30 - Schwartz, Dan (Search for X-ray Beacons)
17:45 - Shi (Superstrong B-fields of neutron stars in Be XRBs)
18:00 - Kawai, Nobuyuki (X-ray transients observed by MAXI)
18:15 - Shastri, Prajval (Multi-epoch observations of the Blazar 1ES2344+514 using ASTROSAT, GMRT, Fermi and WEBT)

 



Monday, 27. Aug.

Session 4
room: M
10:30 - weisskopf, martin (IXPE)
11:00 - Tashiro, Makoto (XARM)
11:30 - Li, Di (FAST)



Session 5
room: M
13:30 - Kargaltsev, Oleg (Pulsar & PWN Review)
14:00 - Gendreau, Keith (NICER Highlights)
14:30 - Lockman, Felix (Insights into the Fermi Bubbles from Neutral Hydrogen Observations)



Session 3
room: M
15:30 - Coughlin, Eric (IAU PhD Awardee; Failed Supernovae and Fallback Accretion)
16:00 - Voisin (IAU PhD Awardee)
16:30 - Stiele, Holger (NuSTAR view of the central region of M31)
16:45 - Kang, Hyesung (Acceleration of Cosmic Ray Electrons at Shocks in Merging Galaxy Clusters)

Contact:

Chryssa Kouveliotou
ckouveliotou@email.gwu.edu 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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