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. | Monday 31st March | 9:00 am | Registration | |

. | 10:00 am | Martin Hewitson | LISA Pathfinder - A mission status report | |

. | Carl-Johan Haster | Validation of approximate mass measurement prediction against Bayesian results | ||

. | Gregory Ashton | Gravitational wave searches from noisy neutron stars | ||

. | Michael Puerrer | Frequency domain reduced order models for gravitational waves from aligned-spin black-hole binaries | ||

. | Christian Boehmer | A new approach to modifying theories of gravity | ||

. | 11:00 am | Coffee | ||

. | 11:30 am | Sebastian Khan | Recent developments with modelling the gravitational wave signal from coalescing binary black holes | |

. | Mark Hannam | A model of generic black-hole-binary inspiral, merger and ringdown | ||

. | Davide Gerosa | Gravitational-wave signals from stellar-mass black-hole binaries in resonant configurations | ||

. | Patricia Schmidt | Modelling precession effects in binary black holes | ||

. | Tom Callister | Eccentric Intermediate Mass Ratio Inspirals: "Analytic Kludge" Waveforms | ||

. | Christopher Berry | Understanding transient resonances in extreme-mass-ratio inspirals | ||

. | Robert Cole | The importance of transient resonances in extreme-mass-ratio inspirals | ||

. | Maarten van de Meent | Resonantly enhanced kicks to Extreme Mass Ratio Inspirals | ||

. | 1:10 pm | Lunch | ||

. | 2:10 pm | Adam Pound | Second-order conservative self-force effects on quasicircular orbits in Schwarzschild | |

. | Jeremy Miller | A practical, covariant puncture for second-order self-force calculations. | ||

. | Niels Warburton | Applying the effective-source approach to frequency-domain self-force calculations | ||

. | Sam Dolan | From self-force to self-torque and self-tides | ||

. | Patrick Nolan | Calculating New Gauge Invariant Quantities for the Self Force Problem | ||

. | Cesar Merlin | Gravitational self-force from curvature scalars | ||

. | Sarp Akcay | Generalized redshift invariant in Schwarzschild spacetime: self-force and post-Newtonian results | ||

. | Marta Colleoni | Gravitational self-force and the cosmic censorship conjecture | ||

. | Chris Kavanagh | Analytic late time tail of perturbations in Kerr spacetime | ||

. | 4:00 pm | Tea | ||

. | 4:30 pm | Alvin Chua | Electromagnetic signatures of gravitational radiation | |

. | Duncan Meacher | Statistical properties of astrophysical gravitational-wave backgrounds | ||

. | Chris Moore | Bumpy black holes | ||

. | Simon Stevenson | Constraining binary evolution using gravitational wave observations of binary black hole mergers | ||

. | Hannah Middleton | Could the mergers of black hole - neutron star compact binary systems be the sole progenitors of short gamma-ray bursts? | ||

. | Stephanie Erickson | A toy model demonstrating methods for simulating NS starquakes | ||

. | Vanessa Graber | Theoretical Modelling Of Neutron Stars - A Closer Look At Vortex Dynamics | ||

. | John Muddle | Multi-Component Numerical Methods for Neutron Stars | ||

. | 6:30 pm | Wine Reception | ||

. | 7:30 pm | Dinner | ||

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. | Tuesday 1st April | 9:00 am | Thomas Maedler | Initial Models for Numerical Relativity in a Light Cone Approach |

. | Charalampos Markakis | Conformal thin-sandwich initial data for eccentric neutron-star binaries | ||

. | Gernot Heissel | Numerical derivation of Schwarzschild trumpet initial data | ||

. | Yafet Sanchez Sanchez | Generalised Hyperbolicity | ||

. | Xu Xu | Hyperbolic positive energy theorems in general relativity | ||

. | Jishnu Bhattacharyya | Black hole horizons sans local Lorentz invariance and their thermodynamics | ||

. | Edgar Gasperin | Conformal field equations as wave equations in spinorial formalism | ||

. | Vladimir Manko | Kerr's ring singularity is traversable! | ||

. | 10:40 am | Coffee | ||

. | 11:10 am | Timothy Clifton | An exact treatment of back-reaction in relativistic cosmology | |

. | Anthony Preston | The effect of a Starobinsky gravity correction on small-scale inhomogeneities in cosmology | ||

. | Nicola Tamanini | Cosmic dynamics of noncanonical scalar fields | ||

. | Mattia Colombo | Dark Matter as a Bose-Einstain Condensate: the relativistic non-minimally coupled case | ||

. | Manuel Krämer | Resolution of late-time singularities in quantum cosmology | ||

. | Markus B. Fröb | Matter loop corrections in de Sitter | ||

. | Edward Anderson | Problem of Time in Slightly Inhomogeneous Cosmology | ||

. | Alexander Leithes | Gauge Invariant and Conserved Quantities LTB Cosmology | ||

. | Geraint Pratten | Covariant Perturbations of LTB Spacetimes | ||

. | 1:00 pm | Lunch | ||

. | 2:00 pm | Filip Hejda | Particles in the vicinity of black holes in strong magnetic fields | |

. | Marcello Ortaggio | Asymptotic properties of gravitational and electromagnetic fields in higher dimensions | ||

. | Supakchai Ponglertsakul | Self-Gravitating non-Abelian Proca Solitons and Black Holes in AdS Spacetime | ||

. | Carl Kent | Rotating and finite-temperature quantum scalar field states on AdS_n | ||

. | Victor E. Ambrus | Rotating fermions on AdS | ||

. | Paul Abel | Quantum field theory and gravitational collapse in AdS_2 | ||

. | Hugo Ferreira | Warped AdS3 black holes: are they classically stable? | ||

. | Elizabeth Winstanley | Vacuum polarization for five-dimensional black holes | ||

. | 3:40 pm | Tea | ||

. | 4:10 pm | Naqing Xie | Localized Penrose inequality for the Liu-Yau mass in spherical symmetry | |

. | Alexander Graham | Non-existence of black holes with non-canonical scalar fields | ||

. | J. Erik Baxter | Topological hairy black holes in SU(N) EYM theory with a negative cosmological constant | ||

. | Juergen Dietz | Asymptotic Safety in Quantum Gravity | ||

. | Benito Juarez Aubry | Asymptotically Thermal Responses for Smoothly Switched Detectors | ||

. | Dennis Lehmkuhl | Why Einstein did not believe that General Relativity geometrizes gravity | ||

. | 5:30 pm | Close |