Galaxies' Tale in Space and Time:

Tracing the

Emergence of Structure in the Universe

Workshop at the occasion of  

the retirement of Tjeerd van Albada 

Groningen, The Netherlands, March 14-15, 2002


Location: Kapteyn Institute, Colloquium Hall ZG 161


Thursday, March 14, 2002
12:00-13:30                        Arrival/Hello (i.e. informal "registration")
(for program participants (speakers): lunch available in ZG 102)
Session 1. On Origins and Fate: the Cosmos in Review
13:30-14:00  Bernard Jones Cosmology: Review and Context
14:00-14:30 Peter Teuben Theory in a Virtual Observatory
Session 2. the Universe: Infancy and Youth
14:30-15:00 Fernando Atrio  Cosmic Blueprint: the Microwave Background
15:00-15:30 Avery Meiksin  Structure Formation in the IGM
Tea & Coffee Break
16:00-16:15 Joachim Moortgat  Gamma Ray Bursts and Gravitational waves
Session 3. Cosmic Large Scale Structure: Tracers
16:15-16:45 Eelco van Kampen  Tracing Large Scale Structure at high redshift
16:45-17:15 Huub Roettgering  Large Scale Structure in the Universe as probed
by distant ellipticals, AGN and protoclusters around powerful radio sources
17:15-17:45 Peter Schuecker  the LSS of X-ray clusters of galaxies
... the true "Symposium" (dinner & drinks in town ... )

Friday, March 15, 2002
8:30-9:00                        early morning arrival
(coffee available)
Session 4. Clusters of Galaxies
09:00-9:30 Hans Boehringer Astrophysics of X-ray clusters
9:30-10:00 Peter Katgert The influence of cluster environment on galaxies
10:00-10:30 Manolis Plionis Shape Evolution of Clusters of Galaxies
Coffee Break
Session 5. Large Scale Structure: Pattern and Dynamics
11:00-11:30 Enzo Branchini Cosmic Velocity Fields
11:30-11:45 Emilio Romano Tracing PSCz tidal influence through optimized Least Action Principle
11:45-12:15 Rien van de Weygaert Dynamics of the Cosmic Foam
12:15-12:30 Willem Schaap Cosmic Field Reconstruction through Delaunay Tessellations
Lunch Break
(for program participants (speakers): lunch available in room ZG 124)
Session 1b. On Origins and Fate: the Cosmos in Review
13:30-14:00 Vincent Icke  Weighing Space: the Cosmological Constant
Session 6. Galaxy Formation
14:00-14:30 Gustavo Yepes Non-adiabatic baryonic processes in
cosmological hydrodynamical simulations.
14:30-15:00 Amina Helmi The phase-space structure of Lambda CDM halos:
insights into the build-up of the Milky Way
Tea & Coffee Break
15:30-16:00 Marijn Franx  Very deep Infrared imaging of the Hubble Deep Field South,
and the evolution of galaxies
16:00-16:30 Padeli Papadopoulos H2 in spiral galaxies,: a new phase at large galactocentric distances ?
16:30-17:00 Paul van der Werf Massive starbursts and the cosmic star formation history
17:00-17:30 Ger de Bruyn Searching for the Epoch of Reionization with LOFAR
Short Intermezzo: tea and coffee
Breaking Up Conclusions and Impressions
17:45-18:15 Bernard Jones Galaxies and the Universe:
Workshop Summary and Review
... Friday Night "Symposium" ("downtown experience") ...

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Rien van de Weygaert
Last Update: February 28, 2002