Division D: High Energy Phenomena and Fundamental Physics

August 24 and 27, 2018

 

President:

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


Programme:


Friday, August 24, 2018:

Session 110:30 - 12:00Poster Session and Business Meeting: Reports from President (C. Kouveliotou),
VP (E. Pian), D1 Commission Chair (Gravitational Waves: M. Branchesi), &
WG Chair (Supernovae: A. Gal Yam). Presentation from V. Mcbride.
Session 213:30 - 15:00GW & EM counterparts of the first BNS Merger
  • 13:30 – 14:00 D. Shoemaker
  • 14:00 – 14:30 M. Branchesi
  • 14:30 – 15:00 D. Malesani
Session 315:30 - 18:30Mission Reports, Reviews + Contributed talks
  • 15:30 – 16:00 N. Zhang (HXMT Status and Highlights)
  • 16:00 – 16:30 M. Kramer (The Transient Radio Universe)
  • 16:30 – 16:55 Garcia Beatriz (Pierre Auger highlights)
  • 16:55 – 17:15 S. Xiong (HXMT GW-EM counterparts & GECAM)
  • 17:15 – 17:30 J. Guan (HXMT Galactic scanning survey)
  • 17:30 – 17:45 D. Schwartz (Search for X-ray Beacons)
  • 17:45 – 18:00 C. Shi (Superstrong B-fields of neutron stars in Be XRBs)
  • 18:00 – 18:15 N. Kawai (X-ray transients observed by MAXI)
  • 18:15 – 18:30 P. Shastri (Multi-epoch observations of the Blazar 1ES2344+514
    using ASTROSAT, GMRT, Fermi and WEBT)

 
Monday, August 27, 2018:

Session 110:30 - 12:00Future Observatories
  • 10:30 – 11:00 M. Weisskopf (IXPE)
  • 11:00 – 11:30 M. Tashiro (XARM)
  • 11:30 – 12:00 D. Li (FAST)
Session 213:30 - 15:00Reviews
  • 13:30 – 14:00 Kargaltsev (Pulsar & PWN Review)
  • 14:00 – 14:30 K. Gendreau (NICER Highlights)
  • 14:30 – 15:00 J. Lockman (Insights into the Fermi Bubbles
    from Neutral Hydrogen Observations)
Session 315:30 - 17:00PhD Prize talk (E. R. Coughlin)+ Contributed talks
  • 15:30 – 16:00 E. R. Coughlin (IAU PhD Awardee)
  • 16:00 – 16:30 G. Voisin (IAU PhD Awardee)
  • 16:30 – 16:45 H. Stiele (NuSTAR view of the central region of M31)
  • 16:45 – 17:00 H. Kang (Acceleration of Cosmic Ray Electrons
    at Shocks in Merging Galaxy Clusters)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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