HAP Workshop | Monitoring the non-thermal Universe

from Tuesday, 6 December 2016 (18:30) to Saturday, 10 December 2016 (18:00)
Cochem (Mosel), Germany

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
6 Dec 2016
7 Dec 2016
8 Dec 2016
9 Dec 2016
10 Dec 2016
AM
08:30
Registration (until 09:00) (Kapuzinerkloster)
09:00
Welcome (until 09:20) (Pater Martin Hall)
09:00 Welcome - Prof. Thomas Bretz (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:20
Multi-Messenger Astronomy (until 10:30) (Pater Martin Hall)
09:20 AMON: real-time operations - Gordana Tešić (Penn State University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:50 Multi-messenger studies with the Pierre Auger Observatory - Dr. Foteini Oikonomou (Penn State)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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10:10 Searching for sources of high-energy neutrinos with Swift - Dr. Azadeh Keivani (The Pennsylvania State University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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10:30 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Multi-Wavelength Astronomy (until 12:55) (Pater Martin Hall)
11:15 CTA blazar monitoring program and supporting optical monitoring program - Elina Lindfors (Tuorla Observatory, University of Turku)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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11:45 Monitoring the X-ray Sky with Swift Observations of Active Galactic Nuclei and Other Variable Sources - Abe Falcone (Penn State University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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12:15 Studies on the VHE γ-ray/X-ray correlation in high-synchrotron peak BL Lacs - Dr. Maria Magdalena Gonzalez (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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12:35 Multi-waveband study of TeV blazar 1ES1959+650 during a high state in 2016 - Dr. Amit Shukla (Institut für Theoretische Physik und Astrophysik, Universität Würzburg)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:00
Variability Methods (until 10:30) (Pater Martin Hall)
09:00 Time Series Analysis For the Multi-Wavelength Future - Dr. Daniela Huppenkothen (New York University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:30 Bimodal radio variability in OVRO-40m-monitored blazars - Mr. Ioannis Liodakis (University of Crete, FORTH)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:50 Detecting transient and periodic phenomena in astrophysical sources - Dr. Guillaume Belanger (European Space Agency)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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10:10 Multi-frequency blazar variability from decades to minutes - Dr. Arti Goyal (Astronomical observatory of the Jagiellonian University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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10:30 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Variability Methods (until 12:45) (Pater Martin Hall)
11:15 Multiwaveband Variability of AGN - Dr. Ian McHardy   (Pater Martin Hall)
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11:45 The location of the gamma-ray emission site in blazars from radio and gamma-ray monitoring - Walter Max-Moerbeck (Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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12:05 High Energy Astrophysics with Novel Observables - Dr. Nachiketa Chakraborty (Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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12:25 DSEA - A Data Mining Approach to Unfolding - Dr. Tim Ruhe (TU Dortmund)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:15
Gamma-Ray Astronomy (until 10:35) (Pater Martin Hall)
09:15 Blazar Monitoring with FACT - Mr. Jens Buß (Tu Dortmund, Exp. Physik 5b)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:45 DWARF Network - Dr. Michael Backes   (Pater Martin Hall)
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10:15 Monitoring the Sky at soft Gamma-ray Energies with CGRO/COMPTEL for nine Years - Dr. Werner Collmar (MPE)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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10:35 --- Coffee Break ---
11:20
Radio Astronomy (until 12:30) (Pater Martin Hall)
11:20 VLBI monitoring and Dynamic SEDs of southern blazars - Dr. Felicia Krauss (GRAPPA & API, UvA)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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11:50 F-GAMMA program: multi-frequency radio monitoring of Fermi blazars - Dr. Emmanouil Angelakis (Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie) Dr. Ioannis Myserlis (Max Planck Institut für Radioastronomie)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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12:10 Physics of extragalactic plasma elements through multi-frequency linear and circular radio polarization monitoring - Dr. Ioannis Myserlis (Max Planck Institut für Radioastronomie)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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09:00
AMON Workshop (until 09:20) (Refektorium)
09:00 "Welcome" - Dr. Azadeh Keivani (The Pennsylvania State University)   (Refektorium)
09:05
AMON Workshop (until 09:25) ()
09:05 High-Energy Neutrinos from Gamma-Ray Bursts and Blazar Flares - Dr. Shan Gao (DESY)   ()
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09:25
AMON Workshop (until 09:55) ()
09:25 "Status of the AMON network" - Gordana Tešić (Penn State University)   ()
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09:55
AMON Workshop (until 10:15) ()
09:55 "IceCube multimessenger program" - Thomas Kintscher (DESY)   ()
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10:15
AMON Workshop (until 10:35) ()
10:15 "The Auger contribution to AMON" - Dr. Foteini Oikonomou (Penn State)   ()
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10:35 --- Coffee Break ---
11:10
AMON Workshop (until 11:30) (Refektorium)
11:10 "Multimessenger studies with HAWC" - Dr. Robert Lauer (University of New Mexico)   (Refektorium)
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11:30
AMON Workshop (until 11:50) (Refektorium)
11:30 "Multimessenger follow-up with FACT" - Dr. Daniela Dorner (Universität Würzburg)   (Refektorium)
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11:50
AMON Workshop (until 12:10) (Refektorium)
11:50 The H.E.S.S. Multi-Messenger Program - Dr. Fabian Schüssler (IRFU / CEA-Saclay)   (Refektorium)
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PM
18:30
Registration (until 19:00) ()
19:00
Guided city tour (until 20:00) ()
12:55 --- Lunch Break ---
14:15
Gamma-Ray Astronomy (until 16:15) (Pater Martin Hall)
14:15 Monitoring the High-Energy Sky: the Fermi Experience - Dr. David Thompson (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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14:45 Monitoring the TeV Gamma-Ray Sky with HAWC - Dr. Robert Lauer (University of New Mexico)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:15 VERITAS Observations of Active Galactic Nuclei - Mr. Stephan O'Brien (UCD Dublin)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:35 Monitoring of VHE blazars with H.E.S.S. - Dr. Michael Zacharias (North-West University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:55 Gamma-ray Novae: Rare or Nearby? - Mr. Paul Morris (University of Oxford)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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16:15 --- Coffee Break ---
16:45
Radio Astronomy (until 18:15) (Pater Martin Hall)
16:45 The University of Michigan Centimeter-band Blazar Monitoring Program: multi-frequency, time-resolved, flux and polarization observations as probes of the physical conditions in blazar jets - Dr. Margo Aller (University of Michigan)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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17:15 Radio Monitoring Projects at Metsähovi Radio Observatory - Dr. Merja Tornikoski (Aalto University Metsahovi Radio Observatory)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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17:45 OVRO blazar monitoring programs - Dr. Talvikki Hovatta (University of Turku)   (Pater Martin Hall)
12:45 --- Lunch Break ---
14:15
Modelling (until 15:55) (Pater Martin Hall)
14:15 Turbulence Acceleration Model for the Broad Band Blazar Spectra - Dr. Katsuaki Asano (Institute for Cosmic Ray Research, The University of Tokyo)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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14:45 Time-dependent radiation signatures of relativistic reconnection in blazar jets - Krzysztof Nalewajko (Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:15 The Blazar Sequence and Accretion Disk Winds. - Ms. Stella Boula (University of Athens)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:35 Polarization Variability in Leptonic and Hadronic Blazar Models - Prof. Markus Boettcher (North-West University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:55 --- Coffee Break ---
16:40
Optical Astronomy (until 17:50) (Pater Martin Hall)
16:40 The RoboPol Optical Polarization Monitoring Program - Prof. Vasiliki Pavlidou (University of Crete)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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17:10 Blazar Optical Sky Survey - BOSS project (2013-2016) and the long-term optical variability monitoring - Dr. Kosmas Gazeas (University of Athens)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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17:30 Counterpart candidates to unassociated gamma-ray sources: the case of 3FGL J0133.3+5930 - Prof. Josep Martí (University of Jaén)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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19:30 --- Conference Dinner ---
12:30 --- Lunch Break ---
14:00
MWL and Multi-Messenger (until 15:00) (Pater Martin Hall)
14:00 Blazar studies with ASTROSAT - Dr. Amit Shukla (Institut für Theoretische Physik und Astrophysik, Universität Würzburg)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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14:20 Multimessenger Studies of Blazars - Dr. Felicia Krauss (GRAPPA & API, UvA)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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14:40 On the direct correlation between gamma-rays and PeV neutrinos from blazars - Dr. Shan Gao (DESY)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:00 --- Coffee Break ---
15:30
MWL and Multi-Messenger (until 16:10) (Pater Martin Hall)
15:30 INTEGRAL search for gamma-ray counterparts of gravitational wave and neutrino events - Dr. Volodymyr Savchenko (APC)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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15:50 Photon searches with the Pierre Auger Observatory and the connection to TeV gamma-ray observations - Daniel Kuempel (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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16:10
Summary (until 16:40) (Pater Martin Hall)
16:10 Summary - Prof. Stefan Wagner (LSW)   (Pater Martin Hall)
16:30 Closing - Prof. Thomas Bretz (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pater Martin Hall)
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12:10
AMON Workshop (until 12:30) (Refektorium)
12:10 "Multimessenger Follow-up with MAGIC" - Konstancja Satalecka (DESY Zeuthen)   (Refektorium)
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12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00
AMON Workshop (until 14:20) (Refektorium)
14:00 Multimessenger Transients and the Liverpool Telescope - Dr. Chris Copperwheat (Astrophysics Research Institute, Liverpool John Moores University)   (Refektorium)
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14:20
AMON Workshop (until 14:40) (Refektorium)
14:20 "Multimessenger Follow-up with MASTER" - Prof. Vladimir Lipunov (Lomonosov Moscow State University)   (Refektorium)
14:40
AMON Workshop (until 15:00) (Refektorium)
14:40 "LOFAR/AERA" - Jörg Hörandel (Radboud University Nijmegen)   (Refektorium)
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15:00 --- Coffee Break ---
15:30
AMON Workshop (until 15:50) (Refektorium)
15:30 Multimessenger studies of blazars - Dr. Felicia Krauss (GRAPPA & API, UvA)   (Refektorium)
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15:50
AMON Workshop (until 16:30) (Refektorium)