Cosmology
Final Agenda

(Indicated talk duration do not include questions)

Sunday March 16th

10'

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Welcome
J. Trân Thanh Vân (Univ. Paris-Sud, Orsay)


Morning Session: Dark Energy (1) : SN as DE probes
Chairperson N. Palanque-Delabrouille (Saclay)

25'

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SDSS Science
J. Frieman (Chicago)
- Transparencies

25'

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Introductory review on SN
J. Guy (Paris)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Nearby SNe Ia spectrophotometry - SNfactory status and first results
R. Pereira (Paris)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Decelerating and Dustfree: Dark Energy Studies of SNe in High Redshift Clusters with HST
K. Dawson (Berkeley)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Improving Cosmological Constraints with New and Combined Supernova Datasets
M. Kowalski (Berlin)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Cosmology with photometric selection of type Ia supernovae
G. Bazin (Saclay)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Gamma-Ray Bursts as cosmological probes
L. Amati (Bologna)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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High redshift galaxies as a probe of cosmology
Ch. Marinoni (Marseille)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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UKIDSS and the search for the most distant quasars
D. Mortlock (London)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: Theoretical Perspectives (1)
Chairperson G. Chardin (Orsay)

25'

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Growing neutrinos as a solution of the "why now" problem for dark energy
Ch. Wetterich (Heidelberg)
- Transparencies

25'

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Phenomenology of the Modified Newtonian Dynamics
L. Blanchet (Paris)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Detecting Chameleon Dark Energy in the LAB
D. Mota (Heidelberg)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Dark Energy or Modified Gravity?
M. Kunz (Brighton)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Observational constraints on a Matter-Antimatter Symmetric Milne Universe
A. Benoît-Lévy (Orsay)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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De Sitter stability in quadratic gravity
A. Toporensky (Moscow)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Primordial non-Gaussianity from multiple curvaton decays
J. Valiviita (Portsmouth)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Is a Dissipative Regime for the Inflaton in Agreement with Observations?
F. Finelli (Bologna)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

Monday March 17th


Morning Session: CMB (1)
Chairperson K. Grainge (Cambridge)

40'

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CMB polarisation science: implications for fundamental theory and cosmology
A. Lasenby (Cambridge)
- Transparencies

15'

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Tests/models for spikes and nongaussianity in the CMB/LSS data
J. Cline (Montreal)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

30'

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WMAP Five-year Results
J. Dunkley (Oxford)
- Transparencies

15'

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CMB polarisation measurements with QUaD
M. Brown (Cambridge)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The Planck mission and its objectives
C. Renault (Grenoble)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Testing CMB polarization maps for systematic effects
R. Battye (Manchester)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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CMB Power spectrum estimation with Hamiltonian Monte Carlo
J. Taylor (Cambridge)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: Dark Matter(1) : Clusters/x-ray/SZ
Chairperson C. Canizares (MIT)

25'

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X-ray and SZ studies of Dark Matter
A. Vikhlinin (Harvard)
- Transparencies

15'

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Non-thermal X-rays from dark matter annihilation
S. Profumo (Santa Cruz)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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X-ray selected clusters in the COSMOS field
S. Giodini (Garching)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Optimizing cluster yield through combining SZ and Optical cluster surveys
L. Shaw (Montreal)
- Transparencies

15'

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Joint Analysis of Weak Lensing and SZE data from the Arcminute Microkelvin Imager
N. Hurley-Walker (Cambridge)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Detection of a possible extended SZ effect at supercluster scales with the superextended VSA
R. Genova Santos (Cambridge)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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SZ/X-ray galaxy cluster model and the X-ray follow-up of the Planck clusters
A. Chamballu (London)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Cosmic Flows on 100 Mpc/h scales
H. Feldman (Lawrence)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

Tuesday March 18th


Morning Session: Structure Formation
Chairperson M. Treyer (Pasadena)

15'

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Large-scale structure in wide-field far-IR surveys
A. Blain (Pasadena)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The dependence of clustering on galaxy stellar mass at z ~ 1 with the VIMOS-VLT Deep Survey (VVDS)
B. Meneux (Garching)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

25'

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Review on model versus observations
J. Devriendt (Oxford)
- Transparencies

15'

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Making Mock Galaxy Catalogs with ADDGALS
M. Busha (Stanford)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The Lumpy Cold Dark Matter Halo of the Milky Way
P. Madau (UCSC)
- Transparencies

15'

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Cluster Structure in Cosmological Simulations
T. Jeltema (UCSC)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Halo Formation and Evolution in the Cosmic Web
O. Hahn (Zurich)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Radial and isoradial thermal structure of the intra-cluster medium from hydrodynamical N-body simulations of galaxy clusters
H. Bourdin (Rome)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Type Ia Supernova Rate as a Function of Redshift From The First 3 Years of The SuperNova Legacy Survey
P. Ripoche (Paris)
- Transparencies


Afternoon Session: Dark Energy (2) : Weak lensing, BAO
Chairperson S. Rawlings (Oxford)

25'

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introductory review on weak lensing
A. Heavens (Edinburgh)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Cosmological constraints from CFHTLS weak lensing, SNLS Supernovae Ia and WMAP3
M. Kilbinger (Paris)
- Transparencies

15'

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Cosmology Gravitational Lensing of Pregalactic 21 cm Radiation
B. Metcalf (Garching)
- Transparencies

15'

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A Method for Weak Lensing Flexion Analysis by HOLICs
T. Futamase (Tohoku)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Testing the origin of dark energy with redshift-space distortions at high redshift
L. Guzzo (Merate)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Cosmology with photometric redsfhits
F. Abdalla (London)
- Transparencies

15'

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Refining photometric redshift distributions with cross-correlations
A. Schulz (Princeton)
- Transparencies

15'

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Photometric redshift surveys: towards unbiased scaling relations
G. Rossi (Philadelphia)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

Wednesday March 19th


Morning Session: Dark Matter (2) : Direct searches / DM distribution / lensing
Chairperson J. Hauser (UCLA)

25'

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Direct search for Dark Matter with CDMS
B. Sadoulet (Berkeley)
- Transparencies

15'

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Direct search for Dark Matter with EDELWEISS-II
S. Scorza (Lyon)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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DM-TPC: a novel approach to directional Dark Matter detection
G. Sciolla (MIT)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Apoastron shift constraints on dark matter distribution at the Galactic Center with precise observations of bright star orbits near the Central Black Hole
A. Zakharov (Moscow)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Are the rotation curves of spiral galaxies inconsistent with the cold dark matter model of galaxy formation?
G. Rhee (Las Vegas)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Mapping Dark Matter in Galaxy Clusters on different scales using gravitational lensing
M. Limousin (Tarbes)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Cosmological parameters constrains with gravitational images in clusters of galaxies
E. Jullo (Marseille)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Strong lensing with positive cosmological constant
Th. Schucker (Marseille)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

25'

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Lyman-alpha quasar spectra as cosmological probes
M. Viel (Trieste)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: Theoretical Perspectives (2) : DE models, MOND ...
Chairperson Ch. Schmid (Zurich)

15'

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On cosmological observables in a swiss-cheese universe
V. Marra (Padova)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Vector models for dark energy
A. L. Maroto (Madrid)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Dark Energy model from String Field Theory
A. Koshelev (Brussels)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Dark Interactions and Cosmological Fine-Tuning
M. Quartin (Rio de Janeiro)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Non-Abelian condensates as alternative for dark energy
D. Gal'tsov (Moscow)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Non-singular brane cosmology with a Kalb-Ramond field
G. De Risi (Portsmouth)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Cosmological perturbations in the DGP braneworld: numeric solution
A. Cardoso (Portsmouth)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Self-acceleration and self-tuning in six dimensional brane models
A. Papazoglou (Portsmouth)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Dark Energy and Quantum Gravity
E. Regos (Budapest)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

Thursday March 20th


Morning Session: CMB (2)
Chairperson R. Battye (Manchester)

15'

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Constraints on anomalous microwave emission from the Arcminute Microkelvin Imager
A. Scaife (Cambridge)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

25'

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R&D: review
M. Piat (Paris)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The E and B Experiment
W. Grainger (New York)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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CLOVER: Measuring the CMB B-mode Polarization
C. North (Oxford)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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QUIET - Measuring the CMB polarization with coherent detector arrays
D. Samtleben (Bonn)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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BRAIN
R. Charlassier (Paris)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Extraction of lensing effect from CMB data
K. Smith (Cambridge)
- Transparencies


Morning Session: Cosmology at 21 cm (1)
Chairperson R. Battye (Manchester)

15'

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Reionisation and cross-correlation between the CMB and the 21-cm line fluctuations
H. Tashiro (Orsay)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The bispectrum of redshifted 21-cm fluctuations from the dark ages
A. Pillepich (Zurich)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: Cosmology at 21 cm (2)
Chairperson M. Roos (Helsinki)

25'

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Cosmology with SKA
S. Rawlings (Oxford)
- Transparencies

15'

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HSHS
Ch. Yeche (Saclay)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: Dark Energy (3) : ongoing & future surveys
Chairperson M. Roos (Helsinki)

25'

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introductory review on BAO
D. Schlegel (Berkeley)
- Transparencies

15'

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The PAU-BAO Survey
E. Fernandez (Barcelona)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The Dark Energy Survey - DES
J. Weller (London)
- Transparencies

15'

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Dark Energy Survey Supernovae: Simulations and Survey Strategy
J. Bernstein (Argonne)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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DUNE: the Dark Universe Explorer
A. Rassat (Saclay)
- Transparencies

15'

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SPACE
L. Guzzo (Merate)
- Transparencies

15'

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SNAP a satellite proposed for JDEM to probe the nature of dark energy
A. Ealet (Marseille)
- Transparencies

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Friday March 21st


Morning Session: Theoretical Perspectives (3)
Chairperson L. Blanchet (Paris))

25'

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Black Hole Bound on the Number of Species and Quantum Gravity at LHC
G. Dvali (New-York)
- Transparencies

15'

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Could quantum gravity corrections leave a footprint in the primordial tensor power spectrum ?
A. Barrau (Grenoble)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Hunting for Chameleons
A. Weltman (Cambridge)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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k-Essence cosmology: superluminal propagation, causality and emergent geometry
A. Vikman (New York)
- Transparencies

15'

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Topological k-defects
E. Babichev (Paris)
- Transparencies

15'

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Stringy non-local cosmology
I. Aref'eva (Moscou)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Mach's Principle: Exact Frame-Dragging by Perturbations of Friedmann-Robertson-Walker Universes with K = (+1, -1, 0)
Ch. Schmid (Zurich) - Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Chaplygin gas in decelerating DGP gravity
M. Roos (Helsinki)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: CMB (3)
Chairperson A. Studenikin (Moscow)

15'

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The Impact of Stochastic Magnetic Fields on the Scalar Contribution to Cosmic Microwave Background Anisotropies
D. Paoletti (Bologna)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Measuring dark energy with the integrated Sachs-Wolfe effect
T. Giannantonio (Portsmouth)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Afternoon Session: Dark Matter (3) : indirect searches
Chairperson A. Studenikin (Moscow)

15'

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Indirect search for Dark Matter with the H.E.S.S. high energy gamma-rays telescope array
M. Vivier (Saclay)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The survival and disruption of CDM micro-haloes: implications for direct and indirect detection experiments
T. Goerdt (Jerusalem)
- Transparencies

15'

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Indirect Dark Matter Searches with the Antares Neutrino Telescope
G. Lambard (Marseille)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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The IceCube cosmological connection: status & prospects of the polar neutrino observatory
M. Ribordy (Lausanne)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)

15'

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Experimental relevance of low reheating temperature cosmologies
G. Gelmini (Los Angeles)
- Transparencies - Proceedings (.pdf)


Closing Session: Summary Talk
Chairperson J. Trân Thanh Vân (Univ. Paris-Sud, Orsay)

40'

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Summary Talk                                                                                                            
R. Juszkiewicz (Warsaw)
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