SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM (Tuesday, May 15)

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Date Morning Afternoon
May 15
(Tue)
SESSION CHAIR: D. Toback
9:00-9:35 Alexei Khokhlov (Chicago)
SNIa Combustion Theory (slide)

9:35-10:10 Howie Baer (Florida State)
SUSY Dark Matter Models (slide)

10:10-10:30 Break

SESSION CHAIR: J. Kumar
10:30-11:05 Dragan Huterer (Chicago)
Prospects For Measuring Properties Of Dark Energy (slide)

11:05-11:40 Tomio Kobayashi (Tokyo, Japan)
LHC Machine Summary for Physics (slide)

11:40-12:15 Dimitri Nanopoulos (TAMU)
How Supercritical String Cosmology (SSC) Affects LHC (slide)

12:15-1:15 Lunch

SESSION CHAIR: M. Dragowsky
1:15-1:50 Richard Easther (Yale)
Constraining Inflation

1:50-2:25 JoAnne Hewett (SLAC)
Large Extra Dimension and Cosmological Connection (slide)

2:25-3:25 Panel 2: Cosmological Models
[Davis, Easther, Huterer, Nanopoulos, Wood-Vasey and Kane(moderator)] (photo)

3:25-3:45 Break

SESSION CHAIR: K. Krisciunas
3:45-4:20 Alex Kim (LBNL)
SNAP, SCP (slide)

4:20-4:55 Michael Wood-Vasey (Harvard)
Supernova Surveys - ESSENCE (slide)

4:55-5:30 Nicolao Fornengo (Torino/INFN, Italy)
Dark Matter Detection Rate (slide)

5:45 Depart for dinner by bus

6:15 Banquet at Madden's (local restaurant) (photo1, photo2, photo3, photo4, photo5, photo6, photo7, photo8, photo9, ......)

8:00 Depart for La Quinta and Hilton by bus

May 15 Program