Astrophysical Black-hole Mergers Workshop

Date: 
06/27/2011 - 8:30am to 06/29/2011 - 6:30pm

General Information:

Schedule:

Monday June 27 ( RIT 70-1455)

08:45 AM Manuela Campanelli - Introduction

09:00 AM Julian Krolik - Project Overview (Black-Hole Binaries in their Astrophysical Context and the Pre-Merger Stage)

09:50 AM Jiming Shi - Newtonian MHD Simulations of Circumbinary Disks

10:30 AM BREAK

10:40 AM John Hawley - Numerical Aspects of MHD simulations

11:30 AM Jeremy Schnittman - Ray Tracing

12:10 PM   Adam Frank -- AstroBear and AMR

12:35 LUNCH

14:00 PM Carlos Lousto - Gravitational Radiation Recoils

14:40 PM Joshua Faber - SPH simulations of Kicked Disks

15:20  PM Xiaoyue Guan - Dynamics of Gas Orbiting Obliquely Around Spinning Black Holes

15:50 PM BREAK

16:00 PM Round-Table Discussion

Tuesday June 28 ( RIT 70-1455)

09:00 AM Manuela Campanelli - Project Overview (Relativistic Merger of Binary Black Holes)

09:50 AM Scott Noble - Relativistic MHD Simulations of Circumbinary Disks

10:30 AM BREAK

10:40 AM Nicholas Yunes - Post-Newtonian (PN) Approach to the Black-Hole Binary Inspirals

11:30 AM Hiroyuki Nakano - Implementation Aspects of the PN BBH spacetime approach.

12:10 PM LUNCH

14:00 PM Bruno Mundim - Full GRMHD and The Einstein Toolkit

14:40 PM Yosef Zlochower - GRHD simulations of Circumbinary Disks

15:20 PM Marcelo Ponce - Brill-Wave in Circumbinary Disks

15:50 PM BREAK

16:00 PM Round-Table Discussion

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