IX International Conference on Topics in Astroparticle and Underground Physics

 
  TAUP 2005  
 
September 10-14 2005, Zaragoza (Spain)
 
 
  Transparencies  
 

 

Preliminary Sessions

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September 10                                                                                                                Morning

 

I - COSMOLOGY

 

   Cosmology after WMAP: Discoveries and Problems.......................................................  E.Kolb

   Large Scale Structure Formation................................................................................... R.Durrer.

   Cosmic Microwave Background Polarization................................................................... J.Barlett.

                       

II - GRAVITATIONAL WAVES

 

   Detection of Gravitational Waves with Resonant Antennas .............................................  F.Ronga

   Detection of Gravitational Waves with Interferometers...................................................... F.Raab........

 

   

 

September 11                                                                                                                Morning

I - DARK CONSTITUENTS IN THE UNIVERSE ( ROOM A )

 

    Dark Constituents....................................................................................................... A. Masiero.

    Models for Dark Energy .............................................................................................  E. Linder..

  aRoad Map of ApPEC .................................................................................................. C. Spiering

   

 

II - DIRECT SEARCH FOR DARK MATTER

 

   The Cryogenic Dark Matter Search at the Soudan Underground Laboratory....................... P. Cushman........

   EDELWEISS: Status and Outlook ..............................................................................  Ph. Di Stefano......

 

    Results and Present Status of the CRESST Experiment ..............................................  W. Rau........

    Highlights from DAMA ...............................................................................................  A. Incicchitti........

    Latest Results from the Boulby Dark Matter Programme ..............................................  E. Daw........

 

                                                                                                                                        Afternoon

 

III - ANTIMATTER IN SPACE

    Production of Antimatter in the Galaxy ........................................................................  P. Salati........

 

 

September 12                                                                                                                Morning

I – NEUTRINOS

    Memorial Lecture in honour of John Bahcall .................................................................  A. McDonald........

    Solar Neutrinos .........................................................................................................  A. McDonald......

    Reactor and Geologically-Produced Antineutrinos ......................................................... K. Inoue........

    Atmospheric Neutrinos and Long-Baseline Experiments ...............................................  Y. Suzuki......

    Neutrino Masses and Mixings ....................................................................................  A. Smirnov......

    Double-Beta Decay Experiments ................................................................................  E. Fiorini........

   .Supernovae: Rotation, Jets and Neutrinos ...................................................................  S. Yamada........

 

September 13                                                                                                                Morning

I - COSMIC RAYS AND NEUTRINOS

    Observations of UHECR.............................................................................................. A. Watson.......

    Origin of UHECR .......................................................................................................  P. Blasi........

    Observations of HE Neutrinos...................................................................................... A. Karle......

    HE Neutrinos: Sources and Fluxes ............................................................................  T. Stanev......

    Super GZK neutrinos .................................................................................................  A. Ringwald....

 

II – ANTINEUTRINOS FROM EARTH RADIOACTIVITY

    Geoneutrinos ...........................................................................................................  G. Fiorentini........


 

September 14                                                                                                                Morning

 

I - GAMMA RAYS

   Gamma-Rays Astronomy: Observations ......................................................................  M. Martinez.....

  .Gamma-Rays Sources ...............................................................................................  F. Aharonian......

 

II- FUTURE NEUTRINO BEAMS

   Physics with future neutrino beams .............................................................................  D. Wark......

 

 

II - UNDERGROUND LABORATORIES

   Underground laboratories in Japan and North America ...................................................  H. Sobel

   Underground laboratories in Europe .............................................................................  E. Coccia......

 

 

WORKSHOP SESSIONS

 

September 10                                                                                                             Afternoon

COSMOLOGICAL ISSUES ( ROOM A )

 

        M. Shaposhnikov  ....................................................................... The nMSM, Dark Matter and Baryon Asymmetry of the Universe.....

        S. Scopel .....................................................................................  Low-Scale Higgs Triplet Soft-Leptogenesis........

        I. Shapiro ....................................................................................  Gravitational Waves in the Anomaly-Induced  Inflation......

       A. Seguí........................................................................................  The Initial Conditions of the Universe and Holography..... ....

 

HE ASTROPHYSICS I (Theory) ( ROOM B )

 

        R. Aloisio ..................................................................................... Anti-GZK cut-off in Diffusive Propagation of UHECR...

        G. Gelmini ...................................................................................  GZK Photons as UHECR Above 10 EeV.......

        V. Van Elewyck ..........................................................................  Damping of UHE Neutrinos in the Thermal Background of Relic Neutrinos ......

        F. Donato ...................................................................................  Propagation Properties from Measurements of Galactic Cosmic Rays......

        R. Tomas ....................................................................................  HE Neutrinos  from Optical Thick Sources........

        D. Grasso ...................................................................................  Sgr A East as a Possible HE Neutron and Neutrino Factory.......

        A. Misaki .....................................................................................  The LPM Showers Traversed Through Atmosphere......

        A. Margiotta ...............................................................................  Parameterization of the Multipole Muon Flux and Energy Spectrum Deep Underwater...

 

GRAVITATIONAL WAVES ( ROOM C )

 

       E. Majorana ..................................................................................  Status of Virgo........

       S. Miyoki .......................................................................................  LCGT and CLIO Project.........

       A. Sintes .....................................................................................   Recent Results on the Search for Continuous Sources with LIGO........

       M. Cerdonio ...............................................................................   Upper Limits on Gravitational Waves Emission in Association witht he Dec 27 2004 Giant Flare
                                                                                                  the Dec of SGR1806-20....

     aV. Fafone .......................................................................................  New Spherical Detector.....

    . L. Quintieri ....................................................................................  Acoustic Detection of Particles: the RAP Experiment Present Status and Results...

 

 


 

September 11                                                                                                             Afternoon

SOLAR, REACTOR AND OTHER LOW-ENERGY NEUTRINO PHYSICS I ( ROOM A )

 

        F. Confortola .............................................................................  Underground Measurement of 14N(p,g)15O Astrophysical Factor at Low Energ

        H. Li............................................................................................... Research Program towards the first observation of neutrino-nucleus coherent scattering...

        T. Marrodan ...................................................................  Search for the proton decay in the large liquid scintillation detector LENA....      

        J. Nikkel ......................................................................................  Solar Neutrino and Dark Matter Detection with CLEAN.......

        F. Villante ...................................................................................  How to Observe 8B Solar Neutrinos in Liquid Scintillator Detectors.....

        C. Krauss ...................................................................................  The Final SNO Phase - Status, Calibration and Sensitivity of the NCD Phase of the SNO
                                                                                                    e SNO Experiment......

        H. Menghetti ...............................................................................  Low Energy (~ 1 MeV) Background Measurements with LVD.......

        I. G. Irastorza ..............................................................................  Progress on the Spherical TPC for Low-Energy Neutrino Interactions (NOSTOS)...

 

DARK MATTER AND DARK ENERGY ( ROOM B )

 

        K. Zioutas ...................................................................................  Indirect Signatures for Axions.......

        E. Aprile ......................................................................................  XENON Dark Matter Search: Status of the XENON10 Phase........

        N. Ferrari .....................................................................................  WARP: A Double Phase Argon Programme for Dark Matter Detection........

        T. Girard ......................................................................................  SIMPLE Limits on Spin-dependent WIMP Interactions.....

        Th. Dafni ...................................................................................... First Results of the CAST Experiment at CERN.......

        K. Fushimi ..................................................................................  Dark Matter Search with Highly Segmented NaI(Tl) Detector......

        M. Martinez  .................................................................................. Dark Matter Searches with NaI Scintillators in the Canfranc
                                                                                                    aaaa    Underground Laboratory: ANAIS Experiment........

        B. Odom ......................................................................................  A Bubble Chamber for Dark Matter Detection (The COUPP Project Status).

       A.Rubbia .....................................................................................  ArDM:A Proposed New Direct Detection Experiment for the Existence of Dark Matter in the
                                                                               Matter in the Univers Based on Liquid Argon
       L. Torres ......................................................................................  Recent Development on Scintillating Bolometers for WIMP Searches: ROSEBUD Status

 

DARK MATTER AND DARK ENERGY II ( ROOM C )

 

       D.G. Cerdeño ...............................................................................  Direct Detection of Neutralino Dark Matter in the NMSSM.......

       N. Fornengo  ...............................................................................  Light Neutralino Dark Matter In Gaugino Non-Universal Models........

.....G. Gelmini ....................................................................................  DAMA Detection Claim is still Compatible with all Other DM Searches.....

       Y. Mambrini .................................................................................  Galactic Center Signals: Compressed Dark Matter Halos and SUSY Models........

       M. Pietroni ...................................................................................  Dark Energy Condensation......

       A. Provenza ...........................................................................  Dark Matter Candidates in a Baryogenesis Inspired Scenario......

       M. Shaposhnikov .......................................................................  The nMSM, Dark Matter and Neutrino Masses.......

       J. Sola  .........................................................................................  Cosmology and Astrophysics with Running Parameters.......

       H. Stefancic .................................................................................. Equation of State Description of the Dark Energy Transition between Quintessence and
                                                                                                            a Phantom Regimes........

            


 

September 12                                                                                                             Afternoon

 

SOLAR, REACTOR AND OTHER LOW –ENERGY NEUTRINO PHYSICS II ( ROOM A )

 

       M. Pallavicini ...............................................................................  Borexino project status and results from de CTF. ...      

       R.S. Raghavan .............................................................................  LENS Indium Detector...       

      V. Cavrin ........................................................................................ Measurement of the SAGE Response to Neutrinos from 37Ar Source.      

      F. von Feilitzsch ..........................................................................  Low Energy Neutrino Astronomy with a Large Scintillation Detector LENA.......

      C. Buck .........................................................................................  Double CHOOZ...       

    . S. Kawagoe ...................................................................................  Shock Wave Propagation in Prompt Supernova Explosion and the MSW Effect of Neutrino.

     .R. Tomas .......................................................................................  Identifying the Neutrino Mass Hierarchy with Supernova Neutrinos...      

     .O. Peres ........................................................................................  Random Magnetic Fields for Solar Neutrino Spin-Flavour
                                                                                                              Precession in a Three Generation Context...

      M. Frigerio .....................................................................................  Models with Type I and II Seesaw.......

     S. Palomares-Ruiz ........................................................................  Explaining LSND by a Decaying Sterile Neutrino.......

 

 

DARK MATTER AND DARK ENERGY  III ( ROOM B )

 

   ...  F. Giuliani ...................................................................................  Impact of a “Heavy” SIMPLE on the Search for WIMP Dark Matter....

     .  S. Kamat ......................................................................................  Characterization of the Neutron Response to a Liquid Xenon Based
                                                                              ..................                Detector for Dark Matter Studies........

    .  H. Kraus .......................................................................................  EURECA: the European Future of Cryogenic Dark Matter Searches....

    .  V. Kudryavtsev ............................................................................. Background Studies for Underground Particle Astrophysics Experiments.....

     .  R. Lemrani ..................................................................................  Update of Neutron Studies in Edelweiss.......

     . F. Nozzoli .....................................................................................  Physics and Astrophysics with Dark Matter Particles.......

    . J. Puimedon .................................................................................  Neutrons from Rock Radioactivity in the New Canfranc Underground Laboratory.

      A. Reisetter ..................................................................................  Backgrounds Studies in the Cryogenic Dark Matter Search at the Soudan Underground
                                                                                            ................    Laboratory.......

     . D. Santos .....................................................................................  MIMAC-He3: Non-Baryonic Dark Matter Direct Detection by a Matrix of TPC with He3.
 

  .... G. Waysand .................................................................................  Rustrel: Low Noise Underground Laboratory......

 

DARK MATTER AND DARK ENERGY IV ( ROOM C )

   ... A. Milsztajn ..................................................................................  Limits on Galactic Dark Matter from the 6.7 year EROS-2 Microlensing Survey of the
                                                                                                               . of the Magellanic Clouds.

    ...C. Goy  .........................................................................................  Dark Matter Searches with AMS-02


   ... C. Haley  ........................................................................................ Detection of Antideuterons for Indirect Dark Matter Searches:
                                                                                                ........        Progress on and Prospects for the General Antiparticle

    .. A. Morselli ....................................................................................  Astroparticle and Gamma-Ray Physics in Space.....

    .. P. Marleau ....................................................................................  A Search for gamma-ray emissions from Draco using CACTUS.....

      J. Ruz ............................................................................................  Background Shielding for the TPC Detector of the CAST Experiment........

      O. Saavedra..................................................................................  Search for SQM Nuggets at High Altitude Lab.......

      A. Ringwald .................................................................................  Axion Interpretation of the PVLAS Data?.

      

HE ASTROPHYSICS II  (UHE NEUTRINOS AND GAMMAS) ( ROOM D )

 

        I. Taboada ..................................................................................  Neutrino Astronomy at the South Pole: AMANDA and ICECUBE.     

       Z. Dzilkibaev ................................................................................  Status and New Results from the BAIKAL Detector.......

       Y. Becherini ................................................................................  Status Report of the ANTARES Experiment ..        

       L. Resvanis .................................................................................  Recent Results from NESTOR.....

       R. Coniglione .............................................................................  Status Report on NEMO.......

       J. Rico  ......................................................................................... Status, First Results and Prospects for MAGIC......

       N. Tonello....................................................................................  Observation of Gamma Radiation Above 150 GeV from AGN 1ES1959+650 with MAGIC
                                                                                                      ........ Telescope...

       T. Di Girolamo ............................................................................  Searching for Emission from GRBs with the ARGO-YBJ Detector.......

       J. Lizarazo ...................................................................................  Measurement of the Gamma Ray Spectrum of the Crab Nebula and AGN Survey Above
                                                                                                      ..........50 GeV with CACTUS.......

                                                 

 

 

 

September 13                                                                                                             Afternoon

ATMOSPHERIC NEUTRINOS AND HIGH-ENERGY NEUTRINO BEAMS ( ROOM A )

 

        T. Kafka .......................................................................................  Final Neutrino Oscillation Analysis Results from Soudan 2.........

        A. M. Guler ..................................................................................  Final Results of the Search for Numu-Nutau Oscillations by CHORUS.....

        A. Guglielmi ................................................................................. Results from the HARP Experiment.......

        M. Sorel .......................................................................................  MiniBooNE.......

        P. Loverre ...................................................................................  K2K and T2K.......

        C. Howcroft ................................................................................  The Status of the MINOS Experiment.......

        C. Gustavino ..............................................................................  The OPERA Experiments.........

        M. Mezzetto .................................................................................  Beta Beams........ 

        E. Akhmedov ..............................................................................  Oscillations of High Energy Neutrinos in Matter: Precise Formalism and Parametric Resonance.
 

      . T. Kajita ......................................................................................  Resolving Neutrino Mass Hierarchy and CP Degeneracy by two Identical Detectors with
                                                                                                             .. Different Baselines.......

        P. Migliozzi ..................................................................................  A Neutrino Program Based on the Machine Upgrades of the LHC........

        A. Misaki....................................................................................... Examination on K2K Experiment and SK Atmospheric Neutrino Experiment by the Computer
                                                                                                     .......... Experiment......

 

DOUBLE BETA DECAYS ( ROOM B )

 

        C. Bucci ......................................................................................  CUORE: High Sensitive Double Beta Decay Cryogenic Experiment........

        E. Bellotti..................................................................................... GERDA, the GERmanium Detector Array for the Search of
                                                                                                .....           Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay in Ge-76.......

        S. Elliott ......................................................................................  The Majorana Proposal......

       .S. Cebrián ...................................................................................  Cosmogenic Activation in Ge Double Beta Decay Experiments.......

     .. A. Barabash ................................................................................  NEMO-3 and SUPERNEMO Double Beta Decay Experiments........

      .H. Nakamura ................................................................................  MOON for Double Beta Decays from 100Mo and a Proto-Type
                                                                                                   ............ Detector MOON 1.......

     H. Kiel  .........................................................................................  Status and Perspectives of the COBRA Double Beta Decay Experiment.....

     . S. Umehara ...................................................................................  CANDLES for Double Beta Decay of 48Ca........

     

 

HE ASTROPHYSICS III (COSMIC RAYS) ( ROOM C )

 

         J. Hoerandel ..............................................................................  Results from the KASCADE, KASCADE-Grande and LOPES Experiments.....

        J. Petrovich ................................................................................  Highly Inclined Cosmic Ray Showers Measured with LOPES..

       
V. Petkov ....................................................................................  Muon Groups Observed with Baksan Underground Scintillation  Telescope and Mass of
                                                                                   ........................... .Cosmic Rays Around the Knee 


        
G. Marsella ..................................................................................  ARGO-YBJ: A Unique Device for a Study of EAS.........

        T. Enqvist ...................................................................................  EMMA : A New Underground Cosmic Ray Experiment........

        S. Natale .....................................................................................  Cosmic Ray and Gamma Astrophysics with AMS-02 Experiment.......

       J. Belz  .........................................................................................  Spectrum, Composition and Arrival Directions of UHECR Measured by HiRes.......

        B. Connolly ................................................................................  Search for Small-Scale Anisotropy in UHECR with Stereo HiRes.........