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Taiwan Sub-millimeter VLBI Telescope Workshop
November 9-11, 2011
9F of AS/NTU Astronomy-Mathematics Building, Taipei, Taiwan

Workshop Program

For 20 min. slot, please keep 5 min. Q&A time, and the other slots, accordingly, a quarter of the time slot for Q&A.

Wednesday November 9, 2011
08:30~09:00 Registration at Meeting room (9F)
09:00~09:05 Welcome
Paul Ho (ASIAA)
09:05~09:15 Introduction
Makoto Inoue (ASIAA)
VLBI Science
Status of submm VLBI Observations (Chair: Makoto Inoue)
09:15~09:35 Event Horizon Telescope
Sheperd Doeleman (MIT Haystack Observatory)
09:35~09:55 mm-VLBI in Europe
Thomas Krichbaum (Max-PLanck-Institut fuer Radioastronomie)
09:55~10:10 sub-mm VLBI activity in Japan
Mareki Honma (NAOJ)
10:10~10:30 Sgr A* and M87 EHT Results
Vincent Fish (MIT Haystack Observatory)
10:30~10:50 Coffee Break
SMBH shadow, Accretion Disk, Relativistic jets (Chair: Thomas Krichbaum)
10:50~11:10 Property of the M87 Jet Constrained by Theory and Observation
Masanori Nakamura (ASIAA)
11:10~11:30 Polarization with sub-mm VLBI
Juan Carlos Algaba marcos (ASIAA)
11:30~11:50 Plasma dynamics in a black hole magnetosphere
Shinji Koide (Kumamoto University)
11:50~12:30 Discussion (Leader: Sheperd Doeleman)
12:30~14:00 Lunch
Single Dish Science (Chair: Pierre Cox)
14:00~14:40 Single Dish Science Opportunities
Eric Keto (SAO)
14:40~15:00 Possible single dish sciences proposed from ASIAA
Hiroyuki Hirashita (ASIAA)
15:00~15:15 Comparison with existing facilities
Ray Blundell (SAO)
15:15~15:30 Possible first light instrumentation
Ray Blundell (SAO)
15:30~15:50 Coffee Break
15:50~17:00 Discussion and summary for single dish requirements (Leader: Ray Blundell)
17:30~19:00 Welcome Tea at 9F
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