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

Program

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Tuesday May 24, 2016
08:30~09:00 Registration
Session 2A: Black Hole Accretions (Chair: Bower)
09:00~10:00 Keynote Black Hole Accretion: Answers and Questions
John Hawley (University of Virginia)
10:00~10:20 Black hole accretion winds
Feng Yuan (Shanghai Astronomical Observatory)
10:20~10:40 Wind from hot accretion flow and its observationally applications
Defu Bu (Shanghai Astronomical Observatory)
10:40~11:10 Coffee Break
Session 2B: Black Hole Accretions (Chair: Asada)
11:10~11:40 Invited Polarimetric and Temporal Probes of Accretion Physics in Low Luminosity AGN
Geoffrey Bower (ASIAA)
11:40~12:00 A look through the Rotation Measure in M87
Juan Carlos Algaba (Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute)
12:00~12:20 Exploring the Accretion Flows of M87 and 3C 84 with the Faraday Rotation Measure Observations
Yaping Li (Xiamen University)
12:20~12:40 The relation between jet formation and accreting hot plasma
Qingwen Wu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)
12:40~14:00 Lunch Break
Session 2C: Resolving the Central Engine of AGNs (Cont.) (Chair: Broderick)
14:00~14:30 Invited Modeling radio and high energy emission from jets produced by supermassive black holes.
Monika Moscibrodzka (Department of Astrophysics, Radboud University, 6500 GL Nijmegen, The Netherlands)
14:30~14:50 Black Hole Shadow with Accretion and Jet
Hung-Yi Pu (ASIAA)
14:50~15:10 Modeling M87 with Relativistic Radiation MHD
Benjamin Ryan (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
15:10~16:00 Poster Session
Session 2D: Black Hole Magnetospheres (Chair: Hirotani)
16:00~16:20 Causal production of the electromagnetic energy flux in Blandford-Znajek process
Kenji Toma (Tohoku University)
16:20~16:40 Magnetohydrodynamical Shocks powered by a rotating Black Hole
Masaaki Takahashi (Aichi University of Education)
16:40~17:00 Analogue superradiance for MHD waves
Sousuke Noda (Nagoya university)
17:00~17:20 Magnetic fields at the jet base of M87
Motoki Kino (KASI)
17:20~17:50 Discussion for Day 1 & 2 (Chairs: Johnson & Asada)
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