PROGRAMME:   Mon. April 15, 2013 @ MPIfR / AIfA
Gravitational Waves and Gravity Tests

All talks: 12+3 min.

11:00-13:00: Highlights and general news on neutron stars (new research results)
  T. Tauris (Welcome)
  T. Tauris (Linking Millisecond Pulsars and Accretion-Induced Collapse of White Dwarfs)
  N. Tetzlaff (Identifying Birth Places of Young Neutron Stars)
  B. Dincel (Searching OB Runaway Stars Inside Supernova Remnants)
  G. Nelemans (Stellar Gravitational Wave Sources)
  M. van der Sluys (Gravitational-Wave Astronomy of Binary Inspirals with LIGO/Virgo)
  A. Bauswein (Determining Neutron-Star Radii via Gravitational Waves from Binary Mergers)
  D. Champion (Detection of Gravitational Waves using Pulsar Timing Arrays)
   Open discussions


14:00-15:45: Gravitational Waves and Gravity Tests (presentations and discussions)
  L. Rezzolla (Modelling Neutron Stars as Sources of Gravitational Waves and more)
  N. Johnson-McDaniel (Bumpy Neutron Stars in Theory and Practice)
  M. Kramer (New Results from the Double Pulsar)
  P. Freire (Constraining Alternative Theories of Gravity using PSR J1738+0333)
  K. Liu (A Pulsar-Black Hole Testbed for Gravity)
  R. Eatough (Recent Searches for Pulsars around Sgr A* with the Effelsberg Telescope)
   Open discussions


16:15-17:45: Gravitational Waves and Gravity Tests (presentations and discussions)
  N. Wex (Testing Gravity in a New Regime using PSR J0348+0432)
  A. Sedrakian (Gravitational Radiation from Solid Phases of Compact Stars )
  L. Shao (Best Tests of Local Lorentz Invariance of Gravity from Pulsars)
  E. Hackmann (Fully Relativistic Observables of Orbital Motion)
   Open discussions
  M. Kramer (Closing Remarks)

18:30: Dinner at Harmonie a local restaurant in Endenich - at your own expense.   

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