CONFERENCE PROGRAM


Preliminary Scientific Program


 

   

Sunday March 18th

(10')

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Welcome
Jacques Dumarchez (LPNHE, Paris)


Morning Session: Redshift Surveys
08:40 - 11:50
Chairperson: J. Dumarchez (LPNHE, Paris)

(25'+5')

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eBOSS Lyman-alpha forest studies
Matthew Pieri (LAM, Marseille)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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BAO studies with eBOSS quasar sample
Hector Gil Marin (LPNHE, Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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First results from SDSS-IV eBOSS quasars: cosmic expansion and growth of structure at z=1.52
Pauline Zarrouk (Irfu CEA, Saclay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Baryon Acoustic Oscillations at z=0.72 with the eBOSS Luminous Red Galaxies
Julian Bautista (ICG, Portsmouth)    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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Unraveling the Universe with DESI
Mariana Vargas-Magana (IF-UNAM, Mexico)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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J-PAS: a deep, wide, complete astrophysical survey
Raul Abramo (University of Sao Paulo)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Measuring the growth rate of structure with cosmic voids
Adam James Hawken (CPPM)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: CMB Latest Results
16:30 - 20:10
Chairperson: Y. Giraud-Héraud (APC, Paris)

(25'+5')

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Large Scale Polarization from Planck
Luca Pagano (IAS, Orsay)    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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Year 2 Update from the SPT-3G Cosmic Microwave Background Experiment
Amy Bender (Argonne National Laboratory)    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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Measurements of Degree-Scale B-mode Polarization with the BICEP/Keck Experiments at South Pole
Benjamin Racine (Harvard University, Cambridge)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Recent and ongoing results from the South Pole Telescope
Alessandro Manzotti ( Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Delensing: Examples from the South Pole Telescope and BICEP/Keck Array
W.L. Kimmy Wu (University of Chicago/KICP)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Latest results, current data-analysis and upcoming upgrades of the POLARBEAR/Simons Array experiments
Dominic Beck (Laboratoire APC, Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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QUIJOTE: status on the CMB radio-foregrounds
Flavien Vansyngel (Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias, La Laguna)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The C-Band All-Sky Survey - initial results from the northern survey
Angela Taylor (University of Oxford)    [PDF]


 

   

Monday March 19th


Morning Session (1): Galaxy Surveys: Fits
08:30 - 11:40
Chairperson: E. Gangler (LPC, Clermont)

(15'+5')

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Limits on primordial statistical anisotropy from large-scale structure
Naonori Sugiyama (Kavli IPMU, Tokyo)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Precision measurements of the growth rate of structure using cosmic voids
Seshadri Nadathur (ICG, Portsmouth)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Generalized dark matter model with the Euclid satellite
Isaac Tutusaus (IRAP, Toulouse)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Testing a curvature model using Fisher forecasts for a Euclid-like spectroscopic Survey
Safir Yahia-Cherif (IRAP, Toulouse)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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LSST and multi-probe analysis
Cyrille Doux (Laboratoire APC, Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Constraints on cosmological parameters from joint analysis of CMB, and thermal Sunyaev-Zel’dovich cluster counts and power spectrum
Laura Salvati (IAS, Orsay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Tension in cosmology with clusters ?
Alain Blanchard (IRAP, Toulouse)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Cluster counts tension: a sign of primordial non-gaussianity ?
Ziad Sakr (IRAP, Toulouse and USJ, Beyrouth)


Morning Session (2): Gravitational Waves and the Early Universe
11:40 - 12:10
Chairperson: E. Gangler (LPC, Clermont)

(25'+5')

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Cosmological Backgrounds of Gravitational Waves
Daniel Figueroa (EPFL, Lausanne)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: Dark Energy Theory
16:30 - 20:00
Chairperson: F. Piazza (CPT, Marseille)

(15'+5')

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Phenomenology of dark energy and modified gravity
Richard Battye (University of Manchester)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Testing Dark Energy with Gravitational Waves
Jose Maria Ezquiaga (IFT UAM-CSIC, Madrid)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Status of the disformally coupled galileon model after GW170817
Clément Leloup (Irfu CEA, Saclay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Nonlocal gravity. Conceptual aspects and cosmological predictions
Michele Maggiore (Université de Genève)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Constraining general modifications of gravity during Reionization
Caroline Heneka (Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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On the (lack of) efficiency of screening mechanisms in modified gravity due to nonlinear astrophysical phenomena
David F. Mota (University of Oslo)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Void dynamics as a probe of cosmology and gravity
Nico Hamaus (LMU Munich)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Are redshift-space distortions actually a probe of growth of structure?
Masahide Yamaguchi (Tokyo Institute of Technology)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Gravitational birefringence at cosmological scales
Thomas Schucker (Centre de Physique Theorique, Marseille)    [PDF]


 

   

Tuesday March 20th


Morning Session: Dark Matter
08:30 - 12:30
Chairperson: Cliff Burgess (McMaster University and Perimeter Institute)

(25'+5')

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Dark Matter and its Interactions with Baryons
Justin Khoury (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Planckian Interacting Massive Particles as Dark Matter
Martin S. Sloth (CP3-Origins, University of Southern Denmark)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Superconducting Dark Matter
Alexander Vikman (CEICO, Institute of Physics, Prague)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Caustic free completion of P(X)-fluids
Sabir Ramazanov (CEICO Institute of Physics, Prague)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Bounds on DM annihilations from 21cm data
Guido D'Amico (CERN, Geneva)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Vector Fuzzy Dark Matter and binary pulsars
Federico Urban (CEICO Institute of Physics, Prague)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Search for heavy black holes with microlensing: the MEMO project
Marc Moniez (LAL, Orsay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Ultra-light scalar Dark Matter probed with the Lyman-alpha forest
Eric Armengaud (Irfu CEA, Saclay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Cosmological and astrophysical synergies for indirect dark matter detection
Stefano Camera (University of Turin)

(15'+5')

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Constraining self-interacting dark matter with scaling laws of observed halo surface densities
Anastasia Sokolenko (University of Oslo)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: Dark Matter: Indirect Searches
16:30 - 17:50
Chairperson: Marta Felcini (University College Dublin)

(15'+5')

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Dark matter searches at Super-Kamiokande
Piotr Mijakowski (National Centre for Nuclear Research, Warsaw)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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AMS results on positrons and antiprotons in cosmic rays
Matthew Behlmann (MIT, Cambridge)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Warm dark matter and 3.5 keV line.
Alexey Boyarsky (Leiden University)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Constraining Galactic dark matter in the Fermi-LAT sky with photon counts statistics
Silvia Manconi (University of Turin)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: Dark Matter: Direct Searches
18:20 - 20:20
Chairperson: Marta Felcini (University College Dublin)

(15'+5')

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Latest News From XENON1T Dark Matter Experiment
Alessandro Manfredini (Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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DEAP-3600 recent dark matter results
Bjoern Lehnert (Carleton University, Ottawa)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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DarkSide new results and prospects
Stefano Davini (INFN Sezione di Genova)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The DAMIC Experiment at SNOLAB
Mariangela Settimo (SUBATECH, Nantes)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Direct search of Dark Matter through the SABRE experiment
Irene Bolognino (Università degli studi di Milano and INFN)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Directional Search for Dark Matter Using Nuclear Emulsion
Valerio Gentile (Gran Sasso Science Institute, L'Aquila)    [PDF]


 

   

Wednesday March 21st


Morning Session (1): Primordial Black Holes
08:30 - 10:00
Chairperson: Filippo Vernizzy (IPhT, Saclay)

(25'+5')

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Gravitational Waves from Primordial Black Holes as Dark Matter
Juan Garcia-Bellido (CERN, Geneva)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Primordial-black-hole dark matter in the Planck and LIGO era
Yacine Ali-Haïmoud (New York University)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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No LIGO MACHO: Constraints on primordial black holes with gravitational lensing of type Ia SNe
Miguel Zumalacarregui (UC Berkeley and IPhT Saclay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Black hole formation during the QCD phase transition
Christian Byrnes (University of Sussex, Brighton)    [PDF]


Morning Session (2): Large Scale Structures
10:30 - 12:00
Chairperson: Filippo Vernizzi (IPhT, Saclay)

(25'+5')

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Recent Developments in the Theory of Large-scale Structure
Marko Simonovic (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Modelling the matter bispectrum towards nonlinear scales - two loops in perturbation theories
Andrei Lazanu (INFN Sezione di Padova)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Probes of late-time Cosmic Acceleration
Matteo Fasiello (ICG Portsmouth)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The EFT of Dark Energy and the EFT of Large-Scale Structure
Matthew Lewandowski (IPhT CEA, Saclay)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session (1): Weak Lensing and Intensity Mapping
16:30 - 18:20
Chairperson: Guido D'Amico (CERN, Geneva)

(15'+5')

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The shape of things to come: Measuring shapes of radio galaxies for cosmic shear surveys
Daniel Thomas (JBCA, University of Manchester)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The SuperCLASS Radio Weak Lensing Survey
Ian Harrison (JBCA, University of Manchester)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Radio Weak Lensing with 3 GHz JVLA Observations
Tom Hillier (JBCA, University of Manchester)    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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21 cm intensity mapping: the Tianlai Project
YouGang Wang (NAO Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Simulations and Systematics of Future HI Intensity Mapping Surveys with the SKA
Stuart Harper (University of Manchester)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session (2): Common Session with the QCD Conference
18:40 - 20:10
Chairperson: Jacques Dumarchez (LPNHE - Univ. of Paris)

(40'+10')

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From QCD to Cosmology
Tim Tait (University of California, Irvine)    [PDF]

(40'+10')

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Future Steps in CMB Cosmology
Jens Chluba (University of Manchester)    [PDF]


 

   

Thursday March 22nd


Morning Session: Galaxy Clusters: Methods and Probes
08:30 - 12:20
Chairperson: Jean-Marc Le Goff (Irfu CEA, Saclay)

(15'+5')

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1-point lensing statistics in cosmology
Miguel Quartin (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Information content of high order correlation functions for Weak Lensing
Matteo Rizzato (Institut Astrophysique de Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The impact of relativistic effects on cosmological parameter estimation
Christiane Lorenz (University of Oxford)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Angular power spectra of large scale structures in the context of wide photometric survey
Jérémy Neveu (LAL, Orsay)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Estimating redshift distributions without spectroscopic redshifts
Ben Hoyle (MPE, Garching)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Clustering-based redshift method in Dark Energy Survey Year 1 analysis
Pauline Vielzeuf (IFAE, Barcelona)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Cosmological Parameter Constraints from the Dark Energy Survey Supernova Program: Three Year Spectroscopic Sample
Anais Möller (Australian National University, Weston Creek)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Improving the Standardization of Type Ia Supernovae
Clare Saunders (LPNHE, Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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ESPRESSO first commissioning results and performance
Ana Catarina Leite (IASS, Porto)    [PPTX]

(15'+5')

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Massive Neutrinos, Dark Radiation, and the High-redshift Cosmic Web
Graziano Rossi (Sejong University)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: CMB
16:30 - 19:50
Chairperson: Amy Bender (Argonne National Laboratory)

(15'+5')

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Testing the cold dark matter paradigm with the cosmic microwave background
Michael Kopp (CEICO Institute of Physics, Prague)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Sidelobes characterization of the Atacama Cosmology Telescope from electromagnetic simulation and measures.
Roberto Puddu (Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The QUBIC experiment
Giuseppe D'Alessandro (Università La Sapienza, Rome )    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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The Simons Observatory
Josquin Errard (Laboratoire APC, Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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CMB-S4 Performance-Based Constraints On Primordial Gravitational Waves
Victor Buza (Harvard University, Cambridge)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Variations of fundamental constants using the cosmological recombination epoch
Luke Hart (University of Manchester)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Can CIB constrain the dark energy?
Abhishek Maniyar (Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Dark Energy Constraints from the Thermal Sunyaev Zeldovich Power Spectrum
Boris Bolliet (JBCA, The University of Manchester)    [PDF]


 

   

Friday March 23rd


Morning Session (1): Inflation
08:30 - 10:00
Chairperson: Justin Khoury (New-York University)

(25'+5')

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Towards an Effective Field theory for Stochastic Inflation
Richard Holman (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Axions in Cosmology: Inflation and Hot Relics
Alessio Notari (Universitat de Barcelona)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Evolution of domain wall during and after inflation
Sergey Godunov (ITEP, Moscow)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Can power spectrum observations rule out slow-roll inflation?
José Vieira (University of Sussex, Brighton)    [PDF]


Morning Session (2): Beyond the Standard Model
10:30 - 12:10
Chairperson: Justin Khoury (New-York University)

(25'+5')

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Relaxation dynamics and Naturalness
David Kaplan (Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Axion mass in post-inflationary Peccei-Quinn symmetry breaking scenarios
Andreas Ringwald (DESY, Hamburg)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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The Higgs, the Inflaton and a Possible Connection to LHC
Mindaugas Karciauskas (Jyväskylä University)    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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Exploring the early universe with CMB spectral distortions
Emmanuela Dimastrogiovanni (Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: Dark Matter
16:30 - 17:00
Chairperson: Juan Garcia-Bellido (CERN, Geneva)

(25'+5')

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Recent results on Dark Matter searches at the LHC
Marta Felcini (University College Dublin)    [PDF]


Afternoon Session: CMB
17:00 - 20:00
Chairperson: Juan Garcia-Bellido (CERN, Geneva)

(15'+5')

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Tackling Systematics and Foregrounds in future CMB space experiments. The case for LiteBIRD and CORE-like missions.
Ranajoy Banerji (Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics, Oslo)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Optimal Bayesian CMB delensing for improved constraints on the tensor-to-scalar ratio from B-mode polarization
Marius Millea (Institut Lagrange de Paris)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Component separation for future CMB B-mode satellite missions
Mathieu Remazeilles (University of Manchester)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Higher-order effects in CMB lensing: a numerical approach
Giulio Fabbian (Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, Orsay)    [PDF]

(25'+5')

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NIKA2: Commissioning, Performances and Cosmology Program with Galaxy Clusters
Laurence Perotto (LPSC, Grenoble)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Thermal SZ Science in the Stage-IV Era
James Colin Hill (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton)    [PDF]

(15'+5')

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Big-Bang nucleosynthesis, early Universe and relic particles
Alexandre Arbey (IPNL, Lyon)    [PDF]


 

   

Saturday March 24th


Closing Session
09:30 - 10:30
Chairperson: Jacques Dumarchez (LPNHE, Paris)

(50'+10')

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Summary Talk
Paolo Creminelli (ICTP, Trieste)    [PDF]


 

   
   

Posters

(poster)

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Exploiting sparsity for CMB component separation
Melis Irfan (Irfu CEA, Saclay)

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Generalized Faraday rotation power spectra: from CMB to large scale structures
Nadège Lemarchand (Institut d'Astrophysique Spatiale, Orsay)

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Antenna-coupled LEKID for multi-band CMB polarization sensitive pixels
Traini Alessandro (Laboratoire APC, Paris)

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The angular two-point correlation of Planck Sunyaev-Zel'dovich cluster catalog
Bui Van Tuan (Laboratoire APC, Paris)

(poster)

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Evaluating the level of the bandpass mismatch systematic effect for the future CMB satellites
Duc Thuong Hoang (Laboratoire APC, Paris)

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The radial Tully-Fisher relations in dwarf spiral galaxies
Jean-Philippe Fontaine (Gran Sasso Science Insitute, L'Aquila)

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Herschel-ATLAS/GAMA magnification bias tomography: astrophysical constraints toward cosmological applications.
Andrea Lapi (SISSA, Trieste)

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The cosmological principle is not in the sky
Jai-chan Hwang (Kyungpook National University)

(poster)

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Cosmic homogeneity in the search of Dark Energy and Dark Matter
Pierros Ntelis (CPPM, Marseille)

(poster)

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Cosmic magnification using the SDSS catalog : Effect of masking.
Théodore Nicolas (LAL, Orsay)

(poster)

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Constrain modified gravity models using 2-point marked correlation function on galaxy survey
Sébastien Fromenteau (UNAM, Mexico)

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Domain Walls in the Two Higgs Doublet Model
Dominic Viatic (University of Manchester)

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Using Klauder’s Enhanced Quantization to set a bound to the Cosmological constant, in Pre Planckian space
Andrew Beckwith (Chongqing University)

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Solving the Vlasov equation in two spatial dimensions with the Schrödinger method
Michael Kopp (CEICO Institute of Physics, Prague)

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On lepton asymmetry neutrino oscillations interplay, degenerate BBN and the problem of dark radiation
Daniela Kirilova (Institute of Astronomy, Sofia)


 

 

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