Ioffe Institute Workshop on
Modern Problems of Astrophysics and Cosmology

August 14, 2009

[see detailed program below]

Summary of the Program
Session 1 Session 2 Session 3 Session 4
09:30  Opening
Astrophysics Cosmology and Black Holes Everything. Nuclear and Atomic Physics Cosmology: Dark and Light
09:40  Beskin 11:50  Cherepashchuk 14:50  Mazets & Aptekar 17:00  Sunyaev
10:00  Kegel 12:10  Novikov 15:10  Varshalovich 17:20  Dymnikova
10:20  Gnedin 12:30  Komberg 15:30  Petrov 17:40  Doroshkevich
10:40  Panchuk 12:50  Bisnovatyi-Kogan 15:50  Fedorov
11:00  Nagirner 13:10  Lukash & Mikheeva 16:10  Amusia
11:20  Coffee 13:30  Lunch 16:30    Coffee 18:00    Closing
19:00    Informal discussion


09:30  OPENING: Welcome from the organizers
Session 1. Astrophysics (chairman - D.K. Nadyozhin)
09:40  V.S. Beskin. Internal structure of relativistic and non-relativistic jets
10:00  W. Kegel. Radiative transfer in turbulent media and the energy balance of interstellar molecular clouds
10:20  Yu.N. Gnedin. Axion astronomy: Prospects of axion search by astronomical methods
10:40  V.G. Klochkova, V.E. Panchuk. Astronomical spectroscopy in the optical: History and prospects
11:00  D.I. Nagirner. Radiation mechanisms in high-energy astrophysics and their studies at Saint-Petersburg State University
11:20 Coffee break
Session 2. Cosmology and Black Holes (chairman - V.K. Dubrovich)
11:50  A.M. Cherepashchuk. Supercritically accreting microquasar with a black hole
12:10  I.D. Novikov. Semipenetrable wormholes
12:30  B.V. Komberg. Global anisotropy: Myth or reality
12:50  G.S. Bisnovatyi-Kogan. Gravitational wave as radio spectrometer
13:10  V.N. Lukash, E.V. Mikheeva. Physical cosmology: Past, present and future
13:30 LUNCH
Session 3. Everything. Nuclear and Atomic Physics (chairman - A.M. Bykov)
14:50  E.P. Mazets, R.L. Aptekar. From the history of Experimental Astrophysics Laboratory of the Ioffe Institute. Studies of cosmic dust grains. Studies of cosmic gamma-radiation
15:10  D.A. Varshalovich. Molecular H2/HD clouds at cosmological distances
15:30  G.A. Petrov. Rotation of heavy nuclei during their fission
15:50  V.V. Fedorov. Search for electric dipole moment of neutron by crystal diffraction method and short-range "pseudo-magnetic" interaction of neutron with matter
16:10  M.Ya. Amusia. Complexity and simplicity in the three-particle problem
16:30 Coffee break
Session 4. Cosmology: Dark and Light (chairman - V.N. Lukash)
17:00  R.A. Sunyaev. Clusters of galaxies and cosmology
17:20  I.G. Dymnikova. Dark ingredients in one drop
17:40  A.G. Doroshkevich. Lyman-α forest observations
18:00 Closing
19:00 Informal discussion

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