Fifth Dutch Gravitational Wave meeting

chaired by Chris Broeck, Van den, Jason Hessels, Gemma Janssen, Gijs Nelemans
Wednesday, 2 March 2016 from to (Europe/Amsterdam)
at Amsterdam ( C0.110, C1.112 )
Science Park 904
Description Gravitational wave research in the Netherlands has matured with the active involvement of Dutch scientists in the first GW discovery. We organise the fifth Dutch National GW meeting, in order to bring together astronomers and physicists interested in gravitational wave science and inform each other of developments and new projects. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 2th 2016, in Amsterdam.

The day will start with a keynote lecture by David Reitze (director LIGO) on The first results of the LIGO Gravitational Wave detector. In addition, there will be overview talks on general topics/experiments as well as contributed talks on specific projects, particularly for students and post-docs.

The meeting is open to all interested researchers, also from outside the Netherlands. Please register below and contact us by e-mail to submit an abstract.

Preliminary programme

 10:30 coffee/tea
 
11:00 The First Observation of a Binary Black Hole Merger Through the Detection of Gravitational Waves by LIGO: Dave Reitze
12:00 40 years of PSR B1913+16 timing: Joel Weisberg
 
12:30 lunch
 
13:30 session 1 (talks 12+3 min)
 
* Testing GR with GW150914: Michalis Agathos
* When will we measure with 3 gravitational wave detectors? When with 4?: Joris van Heijningen
* Adanced Virgo phase camera: Laura van der Schaaf
* A New Channel for the Formation of Binary Black Holes: Selma de Mink
* FRBs: Jason Hessels
* EPTA update: Gemma Janssen
 
15:00 coffee/tea
 
15:30 session 2 (talks 12+3 min)
 
* EM follow-up of GW150914: Samaya Nissanke
* Low latency electromagnetic follow-up of compact binary mergers detected via gravitational waves: Antinia Rowlinson
* LISA Pathfinder: Sterl Phinney
* EMRIs: Jan-Willem van Holten
* Modelling small mass ratio binaries using self-force: a status report: Maarten van de Meent
*  Prospects in detecting cosmic strings with eLISA in the SKA era: Sotiris Sanidas
 
17:00 end/drinks
 
Participants Michalis Agathos; Kazuhiro Agatsuma; Anne Archibald; Marieke Baan; Maria Bader; Cees Bassa; Daniel Baumann; stan bentvelsen; Anna Bilous; Steven Bloemen; Boris Boom; Priscilla Canizares; Dario Carbone; Yvette Cendes; SAIKAT CHATTERJEE; Jesus M Corral-Santana; Giuseppe d'Ambrosi; Caroline D'Angelo; Paul Demorest; Shaon Ghosh; Janna Goldstein; John Heise; Huib Henrichs; Jason Hessels; Jean in 't Zand; Gemma Janssen; Amruta Jaodand; Peter Jonker; Reinier Jonker; Ercan Kilicarslan; Vlad Kondratiev; Valeriya Korol; Lopez Kristhell; Mark Kuiack; Lucien Kuiper; Rudolf Le Poole; Davide Lena; Jeroen Meidam; Klim Mikhailov; Monika Moscibrodzka; Kaitlin Nadson; Gijs Nelemans; Ann-Sofie Nielsen; Samaya Nissanke; Leon Oostrum; Hara Papathanassiou; Alessandro Patruno; Sterl Phinney; marieke postma; Serena Repetto; Thomas Riley; Elena Maria Rossi; Antonia Rowlinson; Sotirios Sanidas; Satish Kumar Saravanan; Saravanan Saravanan; Govert Schilling; Yoshinta Setyawati; Rachel SIMONI; Samayra Straal; Reinier Suurenbroek; Rob Timmermans; Manuel Torres; Maarten van de Meent; Chris Van Den Broeck; Edward van den Heuvel; Laura Van der Schaaf; Joris van Heijningen; Jan-Willem van Holten; Joeri van Leeuwen; Bert Vercnocke; joel weisberg; Ralph Wijers; Emmanouil (Manos) Zapartas
Submit an title/abstract Email: nelemans@astro.ru.nl
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