Program

 

7/1/11 Friday

 

9.00 - 10.00 registration open
10.00 Public defence of two doctorates, by Odele Straub ("Spin of BHs") and Aleksander Sadowski ("Slim accretion disks around black holes")
14.00 post-PhD party, Swedish buffet + drinks

 

7/2/11 Saturday

 

10.00 - 12.00 registration open
12.00 three popular lectures on Microquasars:

▪ "Observations" Chris Done

▪ "Simulations" Ramesh Narayan

▪ "Theory" Omer Blaes


14.00 – Welcome reception – buffet

 

7/3/11 Sunday

 

Free day - sightseeing

 

7/4/11 Monday

 

8.00 -   9.15 - breakfast
9.00 - 10.00 - registration open
9.15 - 10.45 - morning session: Validity of the alpha prescription (Omer)
10.45 - 11.15 - coffee break
11.15 - 12.45 - morning session: The Eddington Limit (Nir)
13.00 - 14.30 - lunch
14.45 - 18.00 - afternoon working session

 

7/5/11 Tuesday

 

8.00 -   9.15 - breakfast
9.00 - 10.00 - registration open
9.15 - 10.45 - morning session: Thermal stability of disks (Wlodek)
10.45 - 11.15 - coffee break
11.15 - 12.45 - morning session: QPOs and disk oscillations (Bob)
13.00 - 14.30 - lunch
14.45 - 18.00 - poster presentation, working sessions

 

7/6/11 Wednesday

 

8.00 -   9.15 - breakfast
9.15 - 10.45 - morning session: Black hole spectra, fitting the data (Chris)
10.45 - 11.15  - coffee break
11.15 - 12.45 - morning session: Radiative transfer, spectral modeling (Ivan)
13.00 - 14.30 - lunch
14.45 - 18.00 - afternoon working sessions

 

7/7/11 Thursday

 

8.00 -   9.15 - breakfast
9.15 - 10.45 - morning session : Numerical simulations (Ken)
10.45 - 11.15 - coffee break
11.15 - 12.45 - morning session: Black hole spin (Ramesh)
13.00 - 14.30 - lunch
14.45 - 19.00 - free afternoon
19.00 - conference dinner

 

7/8/11 Friday

 

8.00 -   9.15 - breakfast
9.15 - 10.45 - morning session: Unsolved problems (Jean-Pierre)
10.45 - 11.15 - coffee break
11.15 - 12.45 - panel discussion: Research projects for the near future (Shin)
13.00 - 14.30 - lunch
14.45 - 16.00 - conference closes: Concluding remarks

 
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