Frontiers in Numerical Gravitational Astrophysics
2nd Course of the International School on Astrophysical Relativity

«John Archibald Wheeler»

Erice (Sicily, Italy), June 27-July 5, 2008



List of Participants

Name and Surname InstitutionCityCountryPoster title
Fabio Antonini Dip. Di Fisica, Universitą di Roma "La Sapienza"RomeItaly
Andrew Beckwith Fermi national laboratoryMenlo ParkUSAEntropy generation in the early universe - a numerical investigation
Sebastiano Bernuzzi Parma UniversityParmaItalyGravitational waves from neutron stars oscillations
Tanja Bode The Pennsylvania State UniversityUniversity Park, PAUSARobustness of Binary Black Holes in the Presence of Spurious Radiation
Nakia Carlevaro University of Florence and ICRAFirenzeItaly
Giovanni A. Cassatella Contra Universita' degli Studi Roma TreRomeItaly
Isabel Cordero-Carrión University of ValenciaBurjassot (Valencia)Spain
Jean-Louis Cornou Observatoire de Paris-Meudon. LUTHMeudonFrance
Giovanni Corvino Parma UniversityParmaItaly
Peter Csizmadia KFKI RMKI - Hungarian Academy of SciencesBudapestHungaryOn the cosmological relevance of oscillons
Carmine Cuofano Department of Physics, Univ. of FerraraFerraraItaly
Cristiano De Boni Universita' di Bologna, Dipartimento di AstronomiaBolognaItaly
Nikolaos Fanidakis Institute of Computational Cosmology, University of DurhamDurhamUnited Kingdom
Tassos Fragos Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSAModeling of Low Mass X-ray Binaries
Pablo Galaviz Friedrich-Schiller-Universität JenaJenaGermany
Sam Geen Oxford AstrophysicsOxfordUnited Kingdom
Alexander Hobbs Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of LeicesterLeicesterUnited Kingdom
Martin Huarte-Espinosa Cavendish Astrophysics Group, Cambridge, UKCambridgeUKRadio Source Feedback on Galaxy Cluster Magnetic Fields
Filiberto Hueyotl-Zahuantitla INAOETonantzintlaMexicoSMBH spherically-symmetric accretion regulated by violent star formation feedback
Chadia Kanaan OCA/ Univ Nice/ICRANiceFrance
Alex Khan Universitą di FirenzeFirenzeItaly
Izabela Kowalska University of WarsawWarsawPolandGravitational wave background from Population III binaries.
Jaswant Kumar Delhi UniversityNew DelhiIndiaFractal Dimension as a probe of Homogeneity
Norbert Lages University Jena, TPIJenaGermany
Marco Longhitano Dep. of Physics, Basel UniversityBaselSwitzerlandA Statistical Search for Wide Binary Stars in the SDSS Database
Ann-Marie Madigan Leiden ObservatoryLeidenThe NetherlandsResonant Relaxation near Massive Black-Holes
Dario Maschietti Universitą "La Sapienza"RomeItaly
Claudia Moreno University of GuadalajaraGuadalajaraMexicoQualitative analysis of DGP model with a scalar field
Meagan Morscher Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSAStellar-mass Black Holes and Mass Segregation in Globular Clusters
Doreen Mueller University of Jena, TPIJenaGermany
Ilia Musco SISSATriesteItalyPRIMORDIAL BLACK HOLE FORMATION IN COSMOLOGICAL SCENARIOS
Jamie Noss University College LondonLondonUK
Maximiliano Pivato Instituto de Astronomia Teorica y Experimental (IATE)CordobaArgentina Cluster infall in the concordance LCDM model
Emmanouela Rantsiou Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSARelativistc SPH simulations of BH-NS binary mergers
Vivien Raymond Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSAParameter estimation of spinning binaries using Markov Chain Monte-Carlo.
Christian Reisswig Max-Planck-Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert-Einstein-Institute)Potsdam/GolmGermanyDetectability of (anti-)aligned spinning binary black hole mergers
Tomasz Rembiasz Jagiellonian UniversityBrzeskoPoland
Dominik Schleicher Institute of Theoretical AstrophysicsHeidelbergGermanyDid primordial magnetic fields delay gravitational collapse in the early universe?
Jennifer Seiler Albert Einstein InstitutePotsdamGERMANYWell-posed boundary conditions for numerical relativity
Branson Stephens Princeton Center for Theoretical PhysicsPrinceton, NJUSA
Joseph Sultana University of Malta, Faculty of Science, Department of MathematicsMsidaMalta
Marcus Thierfelder Theoretisch-Physikalisches Institut, FSU JenaJenaGermany
Francesca Valsecchi Northwestern UniversityEvanstonUSAModels for Black Hole X-Ray Binaries
Javier Vargas Medrano Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of ValenciaBurjassotSpain
Mew-Bing Wan Washington University in St LouisSt. LouisUSADynamical Analysis of the Structure of Critical Collapses of Neutron Stars
Yu-Ting Wu Department of Physics, National Tsing Hua UniversityHsinchuTaiwan (Republic of China)On the Inter-Galactic Stellar Populations and Galaxy Mergers
Jonathan Zrake New York UniversityNew YorkUSA