Ministério da Ciência e Tecnologia
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The conference will take place in São José dos Campos from September 10-14, 2007, at the auditorium Fernando de Mendonça of the Laboratório de Integração e Testes of the Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais.

Program

I - Cataclysmic variables
- structure of non-magnetic systems
- dwarf novae, nova-like variables and nova remnants
- novae in eruption
- magnetic cataclysmic variables
- evolution of cataclysmic variables

II - Generation mechanisms of gravitational waves
- pulsating modes of neutron stars
- quasinormal modes of black-holes
- compact binary systems: periodic, chirp, and impulsive emission
- monochromatic waves from single compact objects
- burst emission (e.g., from supernovae)
- stochastic emission (cosmological backgrounds, overlap of sources such as double white dwarf systems)

III - Compact objects
- structure of white dwarfs
- structure of neutron stars
- physical description of black holes
- strange stars

IV - Accretion processes in neutron stars and black holes
- jets and microquasars
- milisecond pulsars
- ADAF (and beyond!) models
- accretion flows
- thermonuclear Bursts
- high and low states of luminosity: spectral behaviour
- cyclotron resonant scattering features


Registration: Monday 8:00
Opening session: Monday 8:30

Schedule

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00 - 10:15
I
I
I
I
I
10:15 - 10:45
COFFEE-BREAK
10:45 - 12:00
II
II
III
III
III
12:00 - 14:00
LUNCH
14:00 - 15:15
II
II
IV
III
III
15:15 - 15:45
COFFEE-BREAK
15:45 - 17:00
IV
IV
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IV
IV

How to reach the auditorium (map)


     

Av. dos Astronautas,1.758 - Jd. Granja - CEP 12227-010
São José dos Campos - SP - Brazil
Email - school@das.inpe.br
Phone - +55 (12) 3945 7200

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