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Mini Workshop - High Energy Phenomena Around Compact Objects
July 3-6, 2006
TIARA, 8F General Building II, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan

Program

7/03 (Mon.)  AGN and Black holes
09:30 - 10:30 Zhiqiang Shen VLBI Study of Sgr A* - A Supermassive Black Hole in the Center of the Milky Way
11:00 - 12:00 Feng Yuan Accretion onto the Supermassive Black Hole at the Galactic Center
14:00 - 15:00 Xue-Bing Wu The Fundamental Plane of Astrophysical Black Holes
15:00 - 18:00   discussion
7/04 (Tue.)  Neutron stars and Pulsars
09:30 - 10:30 K.S.Cheng Radiation from Pulsars and Pulsar Wind Nebulae
11:00 - 12:00 Kouichi Hirotani Electrodynamics of Pulsar Magnetospheric Accelerators
14:00 - 15:00 Jumpei Takata Study on Polarization of Optical Emission from the Crab Pulsar
15:30 - 16:00 Pei-Chun Hsu TBD
16:00 - 16:30 Lun-Wen TBD
16:30 - 18:00   discussion
7/05 (Wed.)  Accretion disks; galaxies
09:30 - 10:30 Ranjeev Misra Transitions Between Cold and Hot Accretion Disks
11:00 - 12:00 Chou Yi Anomalous Torques on the Accretion Powered Millisecond Pulsars
14:00 - 15:00 Fukun Liu Harmonic QPOs and Thick Accretion Disk p-Mode Oscillations in BL Lac Object AO 0235+164
15:30 - 16:30 Albert Kong High Energy Source Populations of Nearby Galaxies
16:30 - 18:00   discussion
18:00 -   Banquet
7/06 (Thur.)  High-energy observations and theories
09:30 - 10:30 Ronald Taam Ultra Compact X-ray Binaries
11:00 - 12:00 Albert Kong Chandra and Hubble Space Telescope Study of Globular Clusters
14:00 - 15:00 Hsiang Kuang Chang Nuclear Compton Telescope Project
15:00 - 18:00   discussion