KITP Program: Physics of Astrophysical Outflows and Accretion Disks (Apr 4 - Jul 29, 2005)
Coordinators: O. Blaes, C. Gammie, H. Spruit

Speakers: Please lend your transparencies to the KITP staff members in the front office (Rm 1102) for scanning, or see us about file upload.

Time Speaker Title
4/11, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Henk Spruit
Max-Planck Astrophysics
Introduction of the Jets and Disks Program[Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
4/12, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Julien Malzac
Interaction Between Disks and Jets in Black Hole Binaries: The Case of KV UMa[Slides][Aud][Cam]
4/19, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Jonathan Arons
Relativistic Shock Waves and Flow Structure in Relativistic Winds[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]
4/21, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Anatoly Spitkovsky
KIPAC, Stanford
Physics of Magnetized Rotators: Force Free Electrodynamic Simulations[Aud][Cam]
4/26, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Steven Cowley
Magnetohydrodynamic Turbulence: Collisional Effects[Slides][Aud][Cam]
4/28, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Luca del Zanna
Relativistic MHD Simulations of Pulsar Wind Nebulae[Slides][Aud]
5/03, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Weiqun Zhang
KIPAC, Stanford
Generation and Propagation of Jets in a Collapsars[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/05, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Henk Spruit
Max-Planck Institut
Magnetohydrodynamics at the Interface Between a Disk and a Jet[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/09, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Amir Levinson
Tel Aviv University
High-Energy Aspects of Astrophysical Jets[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/12, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Jonathan Granot
KIPAC, Stanford
Jets in Gamma-Ray Bursts[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/16, 3:30 p.m. Dr. Eli Waxman
Weizmann Institute
Neutrinos Produced in Gamma-Ray Burst Jets[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/19, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Greg Hammett
Princeton Plasma Physics Lab
Current Status of Fusion Energy Research and Related Plasma Physics Studies[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/20, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Gennadi Bisnovatyi-Kogan
Magnetorotational Supernovae[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]
05/23-27 Conference: Physics of Astrophysical Outflows and Accretion Disks[Slides][Aud][Cam]
5/31, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Elena Rossi
KITP & Max Planck Institute, Germany
Gamma-Ray Bursts as Neutron-Loaded Explosions[Slides][Aud][Cam]
6/02, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Takayoshi Sano
KITP & Osaka University
Local Behavior of the MRI[Slides][Aud][Cam]
6/07, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Chris Reynolds
KITP & University of Maryland
Relativistic X-Ray Iron Lines: A Window on the Horizon Scale Astrophysics in Accreting Black Hole Systems[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]
6/09, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Åke Nordlund
KITP & Niels Bohr Institute
Collisionless Shocks: Dynamics and Synthetic Spectra[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]
6/14, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Paul Bellan
KITP & Caltech
Simulating Astrophysical Jets in the Laboratory[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]
6/16, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Shane Davis
Continuum Spectral Constraints on the Near Horizon Physics of Black Hole Accretion Disks[Slides]
6/21, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Eliot Quataert
MRI in Collisionless Plasmas[Slides][Aud][Cam]
6/23, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Arieh Konigl
KITP & University of Chicago
Hydromagnetic Driving of Astrophysical Jets[Slides][Aud][Cam]
6/28, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Ron Remillard
Spectral/Variability States of Black Hole X-Ray Binaries[Slides][Aud][Cam]
6/30, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Phil Armitage
KITP & University of Colorado
Disks and Massive Planet Formation[Slides][Aud][Cam]
7/05, 2:00 p.m. Dr. David Meier
Magnetically Dominated Accretion Flows[Slides][Aud][Cam]
7/07, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Kristen Menou
KITP & Columbia
Hot Accretion with Saturated Conduction[Slides][Aud][Cam]
7/12, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Sergei Nayakshin
KITP & Leicester University
Sgr A* Young Massive Stars: The First Evidence for Star Formation in AGN Disks[Slides][Aud][Cam]
7/14, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Caroline Terquem
KITP & Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris
Magnetic Effects on Planet Migration[Slides][Aud][Cam]
7/19, 2:00 p.m. Dr. David Eichler
KITP & Ben Gurion University
The Brightest Astronomical Flash Ever Recorded[Aud][Cam]
7/21, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Eve Ostriker
KITP & University of Maryland
Turbulence and Structure in Galactic Gas Disks[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]
7/26, 2:00 p.m. Dr. Sébastein Fromang
KITP & Queen Mary, University of London
Dust Dynamics in Turbulent Protoplanetary Disks[Slides][Vid][Aud][Cam]

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