Transients' Unsolved Mysteries Workshop

The workshop will be centered on transient science, with special emphasis on both long lasting  and new unsolved mysteries regarding the nature of some transient events. 

The workshop will be held in Eilat, and will take place on October 20-23, 2014. 
For more information and registration please visit the preliminary web page.

http://shrek.phys.huji.ac.il/AI2014/

 

Agenda:

SN Ia and their progenitors
Gamma ray bursts
Tidal disruption events
Compact binary mergers
Peculiar and superluminous SNe
Physics and observations of shock breakout
Pre-SN eruptions and mass loss
Fast radio bursts

Scientific Committee:

Eran Ofek (Chairman)
Dani Maoz
Hagai Perets
Tsvi Piran
Reem Sari