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M87 Workshop: Towards the 100th Anniversary of the Discovery of Cosmic Jets
May 23-27, 2016
Taipei, Taiwan



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Total number of abstracts: 15
1 Juan Carlos Algaba
Frequency Phase Transfer for iMOGABA: Pushing the VLBI Imaging of weak AGNs up to 129 GHz
Abstract Presentation
Juan-Carlos Algaba, Guang-Yao Zhao, Sang-Sung Lee, Do-Young Byun, Sin-Cheol Kang, Dae-Won Kim, Jae-Young Kim, Jeon-Sook Kim, Soon-Wook Kim, Motoki Kino, Atsushi Miyazaki, Jong-Ho Park, Sascha Trippe, Kiyoaki Wajima
2 Tariq Blecher
MeqSilhouette : A mm-VLBI simulator
Abstract Presentation
Tariq Blecher, Roger Deane, Oleg Smirnov, Gianni Bernardi (RHODES + SKA SA)
3 Maitrayee Gupta
The covering factor of dusty tori in FR II quasars paired with their radio-quiet counterparts
Abstract Presentation
Maitrayee Gupta (Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center) Marek Sikora (Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center) Krzysztof Nalewajko (Nicolaus Copernicus Astronomical Center)
4 Jun Yi Koay
Studying black hole accretion and outflow physics with changing-look AGNs: the Case of Mrk 590
Abstract Presentation
Jun Yi Koay (Dark Cosmology Centre), Marianne Vestergaard (Dark Cosmology Centre), Hayley Bignall (ICRAR), Cormac Reynolds (CSIRO), Bradley Peterson (The Ohio State University)
5 Wen-Ping Lo
Millimeter Polarimetry of Cygnus A: Implications on the Accretion Flow
Abstract Presentation
Wen-Ping Lo (NTU/ASIAA)
6 Satoki Matsushita
Greenland Telescope Project for M87 Black Hole Shadow Imaging
Abstract Presentation
Satoki Matsushita, Makoto Inoue (ASIAA) and GLT Project Team
7 Anthony Moraghan
A search for pair halos around active galactic nuclei through a temporal analysis of Fermi-LAT data
Abstract Presentation
Dimitry Prokhorov (Linnaeus University), Anthony Moraghan (ASIAA)
8 Yasusada Nambu
Particle limit of superradiance
Abstract Presentation
Yasusada Nambu
9 Kotaro Niinuma
Intensive VLBI observation of Gamma-ray blazars in east Asia: GENJI/KaVA-GENJI
Kotaro Niinuma (Yamaguchi University) on behalf of GENJI programme
10 Jongho Park
Probing the velocity field in the inner region of M87 jets with a KaVA large program: early science results
Jongho Park (SNU), Kazuhiro Hada (NAOJ), Motoki Kino (KASI), Kotaro Niinuma (Yamaguchi Univ.), Bongwon Sohn (KASI), on behalf of KaVA AGN SWG
11 Freek Roelofs
Studying Rapid Variability of SgrA* and M87 with Closure Phases
Abstract Presentation
Freek Roelofs (Radboud University / SAO), Michael Johnson (SAO), Sheperd Doeleman (MIT Haystack / SAO), Hotaka Shiokawa (SAO), Heino Falcke (Radboud University)
12 Chih-Yin Tseng
Structural Transition in the NGC 6251 Jet
Abstract Presentation
Chih-Yin Tseng et al. (ASIAA)
13 Craig Walker
The Structure and Dynamics of the Inner Parsec of the M87 Jet
Abstract Presentation
R. C. Walker, P. E. Hardee, F. Davies, C. Ly, and W. Junor
14 Fu-Guo Xie
central engine of low-luminosity AGN NGC 7213
Abstract Presentation
Fu-Guo Xie (SHAO) Andrzej A. Zdziarski (CAMK) Renyi Ma (XMU)
15 Shan-Shan Zhao
Strong field gravitational lensing by a charged Galileon black hole
Shan-Shan Zhao(Nanjing Universiry),Yi Xie (Nanjing University)

Oral Presentations

Total number of abstracts: 59
1 Kazunori Akiyama
May 23 16:00
EHT observations during enhanced very-high-energy gamma-ray state in 2012
Abstract Presentation
Kazunori Akiyama
2 Juan Carlos Algaba
May 24 11:40
A look through the Rotation Measure in M87
Abstract Presentation
Juan-Carlos Algaba, Keiichi Asada, Masanori Nakamura, Cheng-Yu Kuo
3 Richard Anantua
May 25 12:20
Towards Observational Astronomy of Jets in Active Galaxies from GRMHD Simulations
Abstract Presentation
Richard Anantua (Stanford), Roger Blandford (Stanford), Jonathan McKinney (University of Maryland) & Alexander Tchekhovskoy (UC Berkeley)
4 Keiichi Asada
May 25 16:30
Invited GMVA and VSOP observations towards M 87
Abstract Presentation
5 John Biretta
May 25 13:50
Invited Proper Motions and Variability in the M87 Jet
Abstract Presentation
John Biretta (Eureka Scientific/STScI)
6 Katie Bouman
May 23 16:40
Imaging the Structure of M87 using the Event Horizon Telescope
Abstract Presentation
Katherine Bouman (MIT), Michael Johnson (CFA), Daniel Zoran (MIT), Vincent Fish (MIT Haystack), Sheperd Doeleman (MIT Haystack/CFA), William Freeman (MIT)
7 Geoffrey Bower
May 24 11:10
Invited Polarimetric and Temporal Probes of Accretion Physics in Low Luminosity AGN
Abstract Presentation
Geoffrey Bower (ASIAA)
8 Avery Broderick
May 23 15:30
Invited Inferring Jet Physics from Event Horizon Telescope Observations of M87
Abstract Presentation
Avery Broderick (Perimeter Institute / University of Waterloo)
9 Defu Bu
May 24 10:20
Wind from hot accretion flow and its observationally applications
De-Fu Bu(SHAO); Feng Yuan (SHAO);Zhao-Ming Gan (SHAO); Xiao-Hong Yang (SHAO);Mao-Chun Wu (SHAO)
10 Andrew Chael
May 23 16:20
Imaging Black Hole Magnetic Fields with the Event Horizon Telescope
Abstract Presentation
Andrew Chael (CfA), Michael Johnson (CfA), Ramesh Narayan (CfA), Shep Doeleman (CfA), John Wardle (Brandeis), Katie Bouman (MIT)
11 Eugene Churazov
May 26 10:00
Invited Supermassive black hole and hot gas “ecosystem” in M87
Abstract Presentation
Eugene Churazov (MPA/IKI) et al.
12 Sheperd Doeleman
May 23 13:30
Invited The Event Horizon Telescope Experiment: Imaging and Time Resolving Black Holes
Abstract Presentation
Shep Doeleman (MIT/SAO) for the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration
13 William Forman
May 26 11:00
Invited Characterizing ``Radio Mode'' AGN Outbursts: the Recent 12 Myr History of the Supermassive Black Hole in M87
Abstract Presentation
William Forman (CfA) Eugene Churazov (MPA) Christine Jones (CfA)
14 Yutaka Fujita
May 27 09:30
Inferred gas properties within the Bondi radius of 3C84
Abstract Presentation
Yutaka Fujita (Osaka), Nozomu Kawakatu (Kure), Isaac Shlosman (Kentucky), Hirotaka Ito (RIKEN)
15 Marcello Giroletti
May 27 10:40
Invited M87 in a context: the radio gamma ray connection in misaligned AGNs
Abstract Presentation
Marcello Giroletti (INAF), Carolina Casadio (IAA), Filippo D'Ammando (INAF), Paola Grandi (INAF), Kazuhiro Hada (NAOJ)
16 Noemie Globus
May 25 11:40
The collimation of magnetic jets by disk winds. Application to M87
Abstract Presentation
Dr Noemie Globus (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Pr. Amir Levinson (Tel-Aviv University).
17 José L. Gómez
May 25 15:10
Probing the innermost regions of AGN jets and their magnetic fields with RadioAstron at tens of microarcseconds resolution
Abstract Presentation
Gómez, J. L., Lobanov, A. P., Bruni, G., Kovalev, Y. Y., Marscher, A. P., Jorstad, S. G., Anderson, J. M., et al.
18 Fulai Guo
May 26 12:00
On the Importance of Internally-subsonic Jets in Radio-mode AGN Feedback
Abstract Presentation
Fulai Guo (SHAO)
19 Kazuhiro Hada
May 25 17:00
High sensitivity VLBI imaging of the innermost jet and counter jet of M87
Abstract Presentation
Hada, K., Kino, M., Doi, A., Nagai, H., Honma, M., Akiyama, K., Tazaki, F., Lico, R., Giroletti. M., Giovannini, G., Orienti, M., Hagiwara, Y., Asada, K., Nakamura, M., Algaba, J. C., Pu. H.-Y., and Matsuzawa, A.
20 John Hawley
May 24 09:00
Keynote Black Hole Accretion: Answers and Questions
Abstract Presentation
John Hawley (University of Virginia)
21 Kouichi Hirotani
May 26 15:00
Magnetospheric gamma radiation from rotating black holes
Abstract Presentation
Kouichi Hirotani
22 Luis Ho
May 23 10:00
Keynote Demographics of Supermassive Black Holes
Abstract Presentation
Luis C. Ho (KIAA/PKU)
23 Michael Hogan
May 26 12:20
The Triggering of Cold Gas Formation and AGN Feedback within Galaxy Clusters
Abstract Presentation
Michael Hogan (Waterloo)
24 Mareki Honma
May 23 14:40
Imaging the event-horizon-scale structure of Sgr A* with sparse modeling
Abstract Presentation
Kazuki Kuramochi (The University of Tokyo/NAOJ), Kazunori Akiyama (MIT), Hung-Yi Pu, Keiichi Asada (ASSIA), Shiro Ikeda (The Institute of Statistical Mathematics), Fumie Tazaki, Mareki Honnma (NAOJ)
25 Michael Johnson
May 23 14:20
Resolving Magnetic Fields at the Event Horizon of a Black Hole
Abstract Presentation
Michael Johnson
26 Christine Jones
May 26 09:00
Keynote Cosmic Feedback from Supermassive Black Holes in Galaxies, Groups, and Clusters
Abstract Presentation
Christine Jones (SAO/CfA)
27 Jun Kakuwa
May 26 17:40
Stochastic Acceleration for Hard Electron Spectra of Blazars
Abstract Presentation
Jun Kakuwa
28 Motoki Kino
May 24 17:00
Magnetic fields at the jet base of M87
Abstract Presentation
Motoki Kino (KASI)
29 Amir Levinson
May 26 14:00
Invited High energy emission from black holes magnetosphere
Abstract Presentation
Amir Levinson (Tel Aviv University)
30 Hui Li
May 26 16:30
Invited Particle Acceleration and Polarization Signatures in Magnetically Dominated Regions in Jets
Abstract Presentation
Hui Li, Fan Guo, Xiaocan Li, Haocheng Zhang (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
31 Yaping Li
May 24 12:00
Exploring the Accretion Flows of M87 and 3C 84 with the Faraday Rotation Measure Observations
Abstract Presentation
Yaping Li (Xiamen University), Feng Yuan (SHAO), Fu-Guo Xie (SHAO)
32 Daniel Mazin
May 26 17:00
Very High Energy monitoring of the radio galaxy M87 with MAGIC during a low emission state between 2012 and 2015
Abstract Presentation
D. Mazin, P. Bangale, M. Manganaro, C. Schultz, P. Colin, Ie. Vovk, F. Spanier, K. Mannheim for the MAGIC Collaboration and S. Richter, F. Massaro, R. C. Walker, J. Madrid and K. Hada
33 Brian Mcnamara
May 26 11:30
Invited Stimulated AGN Feedback in Massive Galaxies
Abstract Presentation
Brian McNamara (University of Waterloo)
34 David Meier
May 25 11:10
Invited The Role of Magnetic Fields in the Production and Propagation of Extragalactic Jets
Abstract Presentation
D. Meier (California Institute of Technology and Jet Propulsion Laboratory, U.S.)
35 Monika Moscibrodzka
May 24 14:00
Invited Modeling radio and high energy emission from jets produced by supermassive black holes.
Abstract Presentation
Monika Moscibrodzka (Department of Astrophysics, Radboud University, 6500 GL Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
36 Hiroshi Nagai
May 26 17:20
Jet Formation, Particle Acceleration, and High Energy Emission: Hints from 3C 84
Abstract Presentation
Hiroshi Nagai (NAOJ)
37 Satomi Nakahara
May 27 09:50
Approaching and counter jet structure of NGC 4261
Abstract Presentation
Satomi Nakahara(SOKENDAI/JAXA), Akihiro Doi, Yasuhiro Murata(JAXA), Kazuhiro Hada(NAOJ), Masanori Nakamura, Keiichi Asada(ASIAA)
38 Masanori Nakamura
May 27 09:00
Invited Jet Collimation Break in M87: Exploring the Fundamental Property of AGN Jets
Abstract Presentation
Masanori Nakamura
39 Ramesh Narayan
May 25 09:00
Keynote Relativistic Jets from Accreting Black Holes
Abstract Presentation
Ramesh Narayan (Harvard University)
40 Sousuke Noda
May 24 16:40
Analogue superradiance for MHD waves
Abstract Presentation
Sousuke Noda (Nagoya University), Yasusada Nambu (Nagoya University), Masaaki Takahashi (Aichi University of Education)
41 Kyoko Onishi
May 23 11:30
Supermassive Black Hole Mass Measurements in NGC1097 and NGC3665
Abstract Presentation
Kyoko Onishi (SOKENDAI) Satoru Iguchi (NAOJ) Timothy Davis (Cardiff University) Martin Bureau (University of Oxford) Michele Cappellari (University of Oxford) Marc Sarzi (University of Hertfordshire) Leo Blitz (University of California, Berkeley)
42 Eric Perlman
May 25 14:20
Invited Multiwavelength Imaging and Polarimetry of the M87 Jet
Abstract Presentation
Eric Perlman, Sayali Avachat, Mihai Cara, Bill Sparks, Frazer Owen, Dan Harris, John Biretta
43 Oliver Porth
May 25 12:00
Simulating the M87 engine with the Black Hole Accretion Code (BHAC)
Abstract Presentation
Oliver Porth (ITP Frankfurt, Germany)
44 William Potter
May 27 11:10
Invited Constraining the structure and dynamics of black hole jets
Abstract Presentation
William Potter (University of Oxford) Garret Cotter (University of Oxford)
45 Hung-Yi Pu
May 24 14:30
Black Hole Shadow with Accretion and Jet
Abstract Presentation
Hung-Yi Pu (ASIAA) et al.
46 Benjamin Ryan
May 24 14:50
Modeling M87 with Relativistic Radiation MHD
Abstract Presentation
Benjamin Ryan (UIUC), Sean Ressler (Berkeley), Joshua Dolence (LANL), Sasha Tchekhovskoy (Berkeley), Eliot Quataert (Berkeley), Charles Gammie (UIUC)
47 Hiromi Saida
May 23 17:00
A principle of measuring the BH's mass and spin via detecting the strong gravitational lens effect of Kerr BH
Abstract Presentation
Hiromi Saida (Daido Univ.)
48 Tuomas Savolainen
May 25 14:50
Space-VLBI observations of M87 with RadioAstron
Abstract Presentation
Tuomas Savolainen (Aalto University Metsahovi Radio Observatory; on behalf of the RadioAstron Nearby AGN Key Science Program)
49 Hotaka Shiokawa
May 23 14:00
Time Variable Radiative Model of SgrA*
Abstract Presentation
Hotaka Shiokawa, Sheperd Doeleman, Michael Johnson, Lindy Blackburn
50 Łukasz Stawarz
May 26 14:30
Invited High-Energy Emission and Particle Acceleration in M87 Jet
Abstract Presentation
Lukasz Stawarz (Jagiellonian University, Poland)
51 Masaaki Takahashi
May 24 16:20
Magnetohydrodynamical Shocks powered by a rotating Black Hole
Abstract Presentation
Masaaki Takahashi (Aichi University of Education)
52 Alexander Tchekhovskoy
May 25 10:00
Invited Magnetic Kink Instability, Dissipation, and Fanaroff-Riley Dichotomy of AGN Jets
Abstract Presentation
Alexander Tchekhovskoy (UC Berkeley), Omer Bromberg (Hebrew University)
53 Kenji Toma
May 24 16:00
Causal production of the electromagnetic energy flux in Blandford-Znajek process
Abstract Presentation
Kenji Toma (Tohoku University) and Fumio Takahara (Osaka University)
54 Sascha Trippe
May 27 11:40
M 87 and the jet production efficiency of radio galaxies
Abstract Presentation
Sascha Trippe (SNU)
55 Stefan Wagner
May 26 15:20
Gamma-Rays from M87
Abstract Presentation
S.J. Wagner (LSW Heidelberg)
56 Jonelle Walsh
May 23 11:00
Invited Dynamical Black Hole Mass Measurements for M87
Abstract Presentation
57 Qingwen Wu
May 24 12:20
The relation between jet formation and accreting hot plasma
Abstract Presentation
Wu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)
58 Feng Yuan
May 24 10:00
Black hole accretion winds
Abstract Presentation
Feng Yuan (SHAO)
59 Anton Zensus
May 25 16:00
Invited Observing the origin of relativistic outflows with 3-mm VLBI and beyond
Abstract Presentation
Anton Zensus (MPIfR)
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