ACGC Workshop 2012

This year's ACGC Workshop was held at the Belmont Square Conference Centre, Rondebosch on Tuesday 19 June 2012.

Below you can find the program with links to download the slides from the talks.

08:30 - 09:00 Arrival and coffee

09:00 - 09:10 Welcome Renée Kraan-Korteweg

09:10 - 09:30 First round of project presentations
“Compact Objects and General Relativity" Vanessa McBride (slides)
"Overview of Modified Gravity" Peter Dunsby (slides)

10:30 - 11:00 Tea/Coffee break

11:00 - 12:30 Second round of project presentations
"Large-scale structures, bulk-flows and cosmology " Tom Jarrett (slides)
"The importance of consistency checks in cosmology" George Ellis (slides)
"Getting ready for MeerKAT and the SKA with KAT7 and SALT" Claude Carignan (slides)

12:30 - 13:30 Lunch

13:30 - 14:00 Third round of project presentations
“Summary of the MeerKAT projects Laduma/Mightee” Natasha Maddox (slides) / Kurt van der Heyden (slides)

14:00 - 14:30 General discussion on ACGC

14:30 - 15:30 Round-table brainstorming sessions in subgroups

15:30 - 16:00 Tea/Coffee

16:00 - 17:00 Presentations of outcomes of brainstorming sessions
Conclusions, next steps

17:00 - 18:00 Drinks


Renée Kraan-Korteweg
Maciej Bilicki
Natasha Maddox
Garry Angus
Marina Seikel
Kurt van der Heyden
Vanessa McBride
George Ellis
Jeff Murugan
Alvaro de la Cruz
Prina Patel
Peter Dunsby
Claude Carignan
Roger Deane
Tom Jarrett
Rituparno Goswami
Xavier Roy
Bob Osano
Elodie Giovannoli (UWC)
Patrice Okouma
Sean February
Anne Marie Nzoki
Viral Parekh
Anadief Alfedeel
Amare Gidelew
Mohamed Abdelwahab