Dan David Astronomy Symposium 23.5.17

 May 23 2017

Porter Building

TAU

  Time Domain Astronomy

  in honor of the 2017 Dan David Prize Laureates

 

Regisration

Schedule

 

  10:00-10:25 Avishay Gal-Yam: Observing stars as they explode

 10:25-10:50 Dovi Poznanski: Astronomical discoveries--enter the

machines

11:00-11:45 Shri Kulkarni, special Physics colloquium: Time-domain

astronomy is here and now

 11:45-12:30 Andrzej Udalski, special Physics colloquium: OGLE survey

 - 25 years of sky exploration

  12:30-13:45 Lunch

  13:45-14:10 Dan Maoz: The snowline planet frequency from microlensing

  14:10-14:35 Tsevi Mazeh: The first two dormant black holes in wide

orbits

14:35-15:00 Eran Ofek: Searching for isolated black holes in our

Galaxy

15:00-15:25 coffee

15:25-15:50 Assaf Horesh: The future of time-domain radio astronomy

15:50-16:15 Ehud Nakar:Jet propagation in gamma-ray bursts and

supernovae

16:15-16:40 Re'em Sari: Mass transfer in binaries