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Workshop Programme

for period 22 - 26 August 2005

Global General Relativity

22 - 26 August 2005

Timetable

Monday 22 August
08:30-09:50 Registration
09:55-10:00 Introduction
10:00-11:00 Rees, M (Cambridge)
  Current status of black hole observations Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-12:30 Rodnianski, I (Princeton)
  Harmonic coordinates and the stability of Minkowski space-time Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court
14:00-15:00 Choquet-Bruhat, Y (Paris)
  Global properties of space-times with one Killing vector Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea
15:30-16:30 Dafermos, M (Cambridge)
  Cosmic censorship in spherical symmetry Sem 1
17:00-18:00 Wine and beer reception
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (residents only)
Tuesday 23 August
10:00-11:00 Bizon, P (Cracow)
  Singularity formation in non-linear wave equations Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-12:30 Klainerman, S (Princeton)
  Radius of injectivity and curvature estimates Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court
14:00-15:00 Lehner, L (Louisiana)
  Numerical black hole simulations Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea
15:30-16:30 Anderson, M (Stony Brook)
  Conformal compactifications Sem 1
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (residents only)
Wednesday 24 August
10:00-11:00 Galloway, G (Miami)
  Some mathematical aspects of dynamical horizons Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-12:30 Tao, T (UCLA)
  Progress in nonlinear wave equations Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court
20:00-22:00 Conference dinner at Magdalene College (Dining Hall)
Thursday 25 August
10:00-11:00 Wald, R (Chicago)
  Quantum field theories in curved spacetimes, mathematical aspects Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-12:30 Schoen, R (Stanford)
  Controlling global properties of solutions of the constraint equations Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court
14:00-15:00 Isenberg, J (Oregon)
  Numerical relativity and mathematics Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea
15:30-16:30 Ringstroem, H (KTH Stockholm)
  Dynamical properties of cosmological models Sem 1
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (residents only)
Friday 26 August
10:00-11:00 Gibbons, G (Cambridge)
  Black holes in higher dimensions Sem 1
11:00-11:30 Coffee
11:30-12:30 Lohkamp, J (Augsburg)
  Positivity of energy Sem 1
12:30-13:30 Lunch at Wolfson Court
14:00-15:00 Rendall, A (AEI Golm)
  Asymptotic expansions for cosmological solutions of the Einstein equations Sem 1
15:00-15:30 Tea
15:30-16:30 Moncrief, V (Yale)
  Curvature propagation in general relativity - exploiting the Yang-Mills analogy Sem 1
18:45-19:30 Dinner at Wolfson Court (residents only)

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