Mathematical Aspects of General Relativity

from Monday, 7 April 2008 (08:00) to Thursday, 17 April 2008 (18:00)
Niels Bohr International Academy (Aud. A)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
7 Apr 2008
8 Apr 2008
9 Apr 2008
10 Apr 2008
11 Apr 2008
12 Apr 2008
13 Apr 2008
14 Apr 2008
15 Apr 2008
16 Apr 2008
17 Apr 2008
AM
10:00 --- Coffee ---
11:00 --- Opening of workshop ---
11:15 The interface between mathematics and astrophysics in the study of cosmic acceleration. - Alan Rendall (AEI Golm)   (Aud. A)
10:00 --- Coffee ---
11:30 On the Penrose Conjecture for Arbitrary Slices of a Spacetime - Hubert Bray (Duke)   (Aud. A)
10:00 --- Coffee ---
10:00 --- Coffee ---
09:30 U(1) symmetric gravitationnal collapse in Iwasawa variable - Yvonne Choquet-Bruhat (Paris Jussieu)   (Aud. A)
10:20 Ricci flow as an algorithm to construct black hole metrics - Tobias Wiseman (Imperial College)   (Aud. A)
11:05 --- Coffee break ---
11:35 Stability of marginally trapped surfaces, and applications to black holes - Greg Galloway (Miami)   (Aud. A)
09:30 Rate of change of widths under flows - Tobias Colding   (Aud. A)
10:20 Classical Effective Field Theory and Non-Relativistic Gravitation - Barak Kol (Jerusalem)   (Aud. A)
11:05 --- Coffee break ---
11:35 One-parameter families of conformally related asymptotically flat, static vacuum data - Helmut Friedrich (AEI Golm)   (Aud. A)
08:00
SUNDAY OFF (until 18:00) (NONE)
10:00 --- Coffee ---
11:00 Regularity conditions at spatial infinity revisited - Juan A Valiente (Queen Mary, London)   (Aud. A)
10:00 --- Coffee ---
11:00 The trapped region - Lars Andersson (AEI Golm)   (Aud. A)
10:00 --- Coffee ---
11:00 Rigidly Rotating Bodies in General Relativity - Robert Beig (Vienna)   (Aud. A)
PM
12:15 --- Lunch break ---
14:15 An Introduction to the Geometry of Black Holes - Hubert Bray (Duke)   (Aud. A)
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:45 --- Coffee and cake in the Mathematics Department ---
15:15 Quantum Field Theory in Curved Spacetime - Robert Wald (Chicago)   (Mathematics Colloquium HC ├śrsted Institute Aud 8)
12:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00 When can one extend the conformal metric through a space-time singularity? - Poul Tod (Oxford)   (Aud. A)
15:15 Asymptotic Stability of the five-dimensional Schwarzschild metric under biaxial perturbations - Gustav Holzegel (Cambridge)   (Aud. A)
12:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Gluing construction for asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds with constant scalar curvature - Erwann Delay (Avignon)   (Aud. A)
15:15 The Motion of `Point Particles' - Robert Wald (Chicago)   (Aud. A)
12:20 --- Lunch break ---
14:15 Open issues in the classification and characterization of higher- dimensional black holes - Roberto Emparan (Barcelona)   (Aud. A)
15:05 Rod-structure of stationary and axisymmetric solutions in General Relativity - Troels Harmark (Niels Bohr Institute)   (Aud. A)
15:50 --- Coffee break ---
16:20 Negative Point Mass Singularities (NPMS) - Hubert Bray (Duke)   (Aud. A)
12:25 Inverse scattering in gravity - Henriette Elvang (MIT)   (Aud. A)
13:10 --- Lunch ---
19:00 --- Conference dinner ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Future stability of the Einstein-non-linear scalar field system, power law expansion - Hans Ringstrom (Stockholm (KTH))   (Aud. A)
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:45 The non-linear stability problem for black hole spacetimes - Mihalis Dafermos (Cambridge)   (Aud. A)
12:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00 A uniqueness theorem for the Kerr metric - Piotr Chrusciel   (Aud. A)
15:15 The non-linear stability problem for black hole spacetimes - Mihalis Dafermos (Cambridge)   (Aud. A)
12:30 --- Lunch and goodbye ---