KITP Program: The New Cosmology Confronts Observation: The Cosmic Microwave Background, Dark Matter, Dark Energy, and Brane Worlds (Aug 12 - Dec 20, 2002)
Coordinators: K. Freese, M. Kamionkowski, J. Ruhl, M. White

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Time Speaker Title
Monday, August 19
9:20am Dan Hone, KITP WELCOME[Aud][Cam]
9:30am Max Tegmark An overview of the primary CMB[Slides][Aud][Cam]
10:10am William Holzapfel Acbar[Aud][Cam]
11:00am Sarah Church Recent results from SuZie[Aud][Cam]
11:20am Anthony Readhead CBI, primary anisotropies[Slides][Aud][Cam]
1:30pm Minisession Near-Future Observations of the CMB[Slides][Aud][Cam]
3:50pm Chung-Pei Ma Neutrino Clustering and Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays[Aud][Cam]
4:10pm Angelica de Oliveira-Costa CMB polarization[Aud][Cam]
Tuesday, August 20
9:30am Lloyd Knox Secondary CMB[Slides][Aud][Cam]
10:00am Jonathan Sievers High Power in the CMB Power Spectrum from CBI Measurements at ell > 2000:[Aud][Cam]
11:00am Elena Pierpaoli Cluster Abundance and the normalization of the power spectrum[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:20am Christopher Kochanek Clusters of Galaxies[Slides][Aud][Cam]
1:30pm Minisession Far Future Observations[Slides][Aud][Cam]
3:50pm Saleem Zaroubi Temperature Fluctuations in the IGM and the Epoch of Reionization[Slides][Aud][Cam]
4:10pm Lam Hui On intrinsic alignment: large scale, linear, but not Gaussian[Slides][Aud][Cam]
Wednesday, August 21
9:30am Elliott Bloom The GLAST Large Area Telescope (LAT)[Slides][Aud][Cam]
10:10am Philippe Di Stefano Recent results from the Edelweiss experiment[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:00am Michael Schubnell HEAT[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:20am Paolo Gondolo WIMP dark matter signals from substructure in the halo[Aud][Cam]
11:40am David Cline The Search for Dark Matter Using Liquid Xenon and Other Detectors[Slides][Aud][Cam]
1:30pm Arlin Crotts Halo Microlensing in M31[Slides][Aud][Cam]
1:50pm Charles Hailey A Gaseous Antiparticle Spectrometer for Indirect Detection of dark matter[Aud][Cam]
2:10pm David Caldwell Hot Dark Matter[Slides][Aud][Cam]
3:50pm Graciela Gelmini Detection of a subdominant dark matter component[Slides][Aud][Cam]
4:10pm Harry Nelson CDMS[Slides][Aud][Cam]
Thursday, August 22
9:30am Burt Ovrut M-Theory and Ekpyrotic Cosmology[Aud][Cam]
10:00am Pierre Binétruy What do we need to put braneworlds to the observational test?[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:00am Andrei Linde Supergravity, Dark Energy, and the Future of the Universe[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:20am Joseph Polchinski Superstring Cosmology??[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:40am David Lyth The Curvaton hypothesis for the origin of large-scale structure[Slides][Aud][Cam]
12:00pm Matthew Lewis Cardassian Expansion: a model in which the universe is flat, matter dominated, and accelerating[Aud][Cam]
12:20pm Katie Freese Hagedorn Inflation[Slides][Aud][Cam]
Friday, August 23
9:30am Robert Kirshner Supernovae and Dark Energy[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:00am Joshua Frieman LSS in the SDSS: New Results[Slides][Aud][Cam]
11:40am Chris Miller Finding Clusters (and using them) in the SDSSre[Slides][Aud][Cam]
1:30pm Daniel Holz Gravitational lensing of standard candles[Slides]
2:00pm Dragan Huterer Probing Dark Denergy: combining SNe and the CMB[Slides]
2:30pm Yun Wang Probing dark energy using type Ia supernovae[Slides]