Events under 'Seminars'  Monday, May 23, 2022 

CENTRA Seminars 
Event Name 
Date 
Selfsimilar Growth Of Black Holes In The Friedmann Universe By Hideki Maeda (Valdivia Chile)

Thursday, September 11, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Coffee Club: The LHC (Guilherme Milhano, CENTRA)

Wednesday, September 17, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Coffee Club: Fluids In BH Physics (Vitor Cardoso, CENTRA)

Wednesday, September 24, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Diversity Of Type Ia Supernovae Using Equivalent Widths, By Vladan Arsenijevic (CENTRA IST)

Thursday, September 25, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Coffee Club: Solar Dynamo 101, By Dário Passos (CENTRA)

Wednesday, October 01, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Coffe Club: Type Ia Supernovae (Vallery Stanishev, CENTRA)

Wednesday, October 08, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Ergoregion Instability Rules Out BH Mimickers, By Paolo Pani (Cagliari And CENTRA)

Thursday, October 09, 2008 (2:30PM) 
The Selfforce And Extreme Mass Ratio Inspirals, By Barry Wardell (UC Dublin)

Tuesday, October 14, 2008 (4:00PM) 
Coffee Club: Cosmology With Modified Gravity, By Mariam Bouhmadi Lopez (CENTRA)

Wednesday, October 15, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Interacting Rotating Vacuum Black Holes In Four And Five Dimensions, By Carlos Herdeiro (U. Porto)

Thursday, October 16, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Coffee Club: TBA, By Robert Thompson (CENTRA)

Wednesday, October 22, 2008 (2:00PM) 
HiZELS  A HighZ Survey For Emission Line Galaxies At Z ~09: First Results, David Sobral (Institute For Astronomy,U. Edinburgh)

Thursday, October 23, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Coffee Club: Dark Stars, By Jordi And Ilidio (CENTRA)

Wednesday, October 29, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Small Scale Structure On Cosmic String Networks, By Jorge Rocha (CENTRAIST)

Thursday, October 30, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Coffee Club: Braneworld Gravity, By Paolo Pani (Cagliari/CENTRA)

Wednesday, November 05, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Coffee Club: TBA, By António Vale(CENTRA)

Wednesday, November 19, 2008 (2:00PM) 
Regular Black Holes And Black Universes By Kirill Bronnikov

Thursday, November 27, 2008 (2:30AM) 
Coffee Club: CANCELLED (Jorge Dias De Deus)

Wednesday, December 03, 2008 (2:00AM) 
A Gravitoelectromagnetic Analogy Based On Tidal Tensors By Luís Filipe P. O. Costa

Thursday, December 04, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Lev Landau And The Problem Of Singularities In Cosmology, By Alexander Kamenshchik (Bologna)

Monday, December 15, 2008 (2:30PM) 
Hamiltonian Methods In Black Hole Entropy (PhD Thesis) Gonçalo Dias

Tuesday, December 16, 2008 (3:00PM) 
Optimizing Wave Extraction In Numerical Relativity, By Andrea Nerozzi (Institut Fur Angewandte Mathematik, FSU)

Thursday, February 05, 2009 (2:30PM) 
The Origin Of Thermal Hadron Production, By Prof. Helmut Satz (Fakultät Für Physik, Universität Bielefeld)

Friday, March 27, 2009 (2:30PM) 
G2 Dualities In 5d Minimal Supergravity, By Amitabh Virmani (ULB)

Thursday, April 02, 2009 (2:30PM) 
Buracos Negros, By José Sande Lemos

Thursday, April 02, 2009 (6:30PM) 
Detection Of Radio Emission From UltraHigh Energy Cosmic Rays, Prof. Heino Falcke (Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands)

Friday, May 29, 2009 (2:30PM) 
Aureliano De Mira Fernandes (18841958), A Celebration Of His Life And Work

Wednesday, June 17, 2009 (8:00AM) 
Study Of The Properties Of Distant Galaxies, By Myriam Rodrigues (Observatorio De ParisMeudon E CENTRA)

Monday, June 22, 2009 (2:30PM) 
Gravitationalwave Spin Measurements And Massive Black Hole Evolution, Emanuele Berti (U. Mississippi & Caltech)

Thursday, July 09, 2009 (2:30PM) 
The Cold Cores Of Xray Galaxy Clusters, Joana Santos (INAF, Observatório Astronómico Di Trieste)

Thursday, July 23, 2009 (2:30PM) 
Higgs Production At The LHC And Summing Loops In QCD, By Jeremy (CENTRA/IST)

Sunday, August 09, 2009 (2:30AM) 
Tails In Extreme AdS Geometries (by Carlos Molina, Universidade De São Paulo)

Tuesday, September 29, 2009 (2:30PM) 
WIMP Dark Matter And Stars

Thursday, October 01, 2009 (2:30PM) 
Interstellar Extinction And Its Impact On Galactic Structure Studies

Thursday, October 15, 2009 (2:30PM) 
CENTRA's Highschool Talks

Wednesday, November 11, 2009 (8:00AM) 
Fast And Large Volume Simulations Of The 21 Cm Signal From The Reionization And PreReionization Epochs

Thursday, November 19, 2009 (2:30AM) 
Polytropic Approximation To Neutron Stars

Wednesday, December 09, 2009 (2:30PM) 
The Nearby Supernova Factory  Improving SNe Ia As Dark Energy Probes

Thursday, December 10, 2009 (2:30PM) 
Dark Side Dynamics: UDM Models With Fast Transition

Thursday, December 17, 2009 (11:00AM) 
Probing Physics Close To The Event Horizon Of The Galactic Center Black Hole With GRAVITY, Frank Eisenhauer (Max Plank Institute)

Tuesday, March 09, 2010 (5:00PM) 
Cosmology In Nonlinear Multidimensional Gravity: Inflation And Modern Acceleration

Friday, March 12, 2010 (2:30PM) 
An Introduction To Black Hole Physics, Vitor Cardoso (CENTRA/IST & Mississippi)

Thursday, March 18, 2010 (2:30PM) 
DARK MATTERS By Joe Silk (University Of Oxford)

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 (3:00PM) 
Constraints On Dark Matter Annihilation With High Energy GammaRays Fermi Observations

Wednesday, May 19, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Modelling Solar Variability (D. Passos, CENTRA)

Thursday, May 27, 2010 (10:00AM) 
Observational Constraints On Nucleosynthesis In AGB Stars (Carlos Abia)

Wednesday, June 02, 2010 (11:00AM) 
Precision Of SNe Ia As Cosmological Distance Indicators: From Progenitors To Light Curves Through The Explosion Mechanism (Inma Domínguez)

Wednesday, June 02, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Slowly Rotating Kerr Black Holes In ChernSimons Modified General Relativity, From A Lorentz Symmetrybreaking Point Of View

Thursday, June 17, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Instantons At High Temperature  Scalarpseudoscalar Splitting In QCD

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Using Numerical Relativity To Explore Fundamental Physics And Astrophysics, Luciano Rezzolla (AEI, Germany)

Friday, September 17, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Modiﬁed Cosmological Equations And The Einstein Static Universe, By Luca Parisi, University Of Salerno (Italy)

Thursday, October 07, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Gravitational Physics Experiments In Space (S. Buchman, Stanford University)

Friday, October 08, 2010 (4:00PM) 
QCD Relics From The Early Universe (Dmitri Antonov, CFIF)

Wednesday, October 13, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Gravitational Wave Fingerprints Of Binary Black Hole Mergers (Dennis Pollney, Mallorca)

Thursday, October 28, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Quantum Phenomena In Curved Spacetimes And Analogue Models Of Gravity (Luís Crispino, Universidade Federal Do Pará, Amazônia, Brasil)

Wednesday, November 10, 2010 (2:30PM) 
The Planck Mission: Current Status And Future Prospects (Luís Mendes, ESA, Madrid)

Friday, November 19, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Interfacing Analytical And Numerical Modelizations Of Coalescing Binaries: A Status Report (Alessandro Nagar)

Friday, December 10, 2010 (4:00PM) 
Basics Of Hydrodynamical Explosions Of Type Ia Supernovae (Professor Alexei Khokhlov, University Of Chicago)

Wednesday, December 15, 2010 (3:00PM) 
Numerical Evolution Of Spacetimes (Henrique Oliveira, Universidade Estadual Do Rio De Janeiro)

Friday, December 17, 2010 (2:30PM) 
Black Hole Collisions In Higher Dimensional Spacetimes (Helvi Witek, IST)

Monday, January 24, 2011 (2:30PM) 
ERC Group Photo

Friday, January 28, 2011 (10:00AM) 
The Initial Value Problem Of General Relativity (David Hilditch, Jena)

Thursday, February 03, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Nonperturbative Thermodynamics And Kinetics Of YangMills Theory (D.Antonov, CFIF)

Thursday, February 17, 2011 (2:30PM) 
From Cosmology To Condensedmatter: BoseEinstein Condensates As A Stage For Spacetime Effects (Hugo Terças, CFIF/IST)

Thursday, February 24, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Studying Black Hole Phase Transition Using BraggWilliams Method, Sayan Chakrabarti (CENTRA/IST)

Wednesday, March 09, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Looking For Astrophysical Signatures Of Physics Beyond General Relativity (Paolo Pani, CENTRA/IST)

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 (4:00PM) 
Testing Alternative Cosmological Models With Cosmic Shear, Stefano Camera

Monday, March 21, 2011 (3:00PM) 
Weak Gravitational Lensing By Largescale Structure, Ismael Tereno

Wednesday, March 23, 2011 (4:00PM) 
Instabilities Of Higher Dimensional Black Holes, Harvey Reall (Cambridge)

Wednesday, April 13, 2011 (4:00PM) 
The Carnegie Supernova Project (Maximilian Stritzinger, Stockholm University)

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Dark Energy And Inhomogeneity, Chris Clarkson (University Of Cape Town)

Wednesday, May 04, 2011 (2:30PM) 
The Confrontation Between General Relativity And Experiment, Cliff Will (WashU)

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 (4:00PM) 
Selfforce (Leor Barack, Southampton)

Thursday, May 19, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Ricci Flow, Braneworld Black Holes And Strongly Coupled CFT On The Background Of Schwarzschild, Pau Figueras (Cambridge)

Thursday, May 26, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Adventures In Gravitational Lensing, David Bacon (ICG, U. Portsmouth)

Monday, July 25, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"The Overshoot Problem In Inflation After Tunneling ", Koushik Dutta (DESY) (2:30PM  3:30PM)

Monday, August 29, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Exact Solutions With AdS Asymptotics Of EinsteinMaxwell Gravity Minimally Coupled To A Scalar, Mariano Cadoni, (Cagliari U.)

Thursday, September 15, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"Chiral Phase Transitions Around Black Holes", Antonino Flachi (CENTRA, IST)

Thursday, September 22, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"Gravitational Radiation From Shock Wave Collisions In Higher Dimensions", Marco Sampaio (Aveiro U.)

Thursday, October 13, 2011 (1:30PM) 
Weakly Turbulent Instability Of Antide Sitter Space, Andrzej Rostworowski (Jagiellonian University, Krakow)

Thursday, October 27, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"Using Stars To Investigate Dark Matter", Jordi Casanellas (CENTRA  IST)

Thursday, November 03, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"Integrability Of Five Dimensional Gravity Theories And Inverse Scattering Construction Of Dipole Black Rings ", Jorge Rocha (CENTRAIST)

Thursday, November 10, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Black Holes In Einsteinaether And HoravaLifshitz Gravity ", Thomas Sotiriou (SISSA)

Friday, November 18, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"The Next Step For Solar Dynamo Models...", Dario Passos, CENTRAIST

Wednesday, November 23, 2011 (2:30PM) 
The PN Approximation Beyond PointMasses", Jan Steinhoff (CENTRAIST)'

Wednesday, November 30, 2011 (2:30PM) 
"Measuring The Gravitational Lensing In The Cosmic Microwave Background ", C. Sofia Carvalho (IST)'

Tuesday, December 06, 2011 (2:30PM) 
CERN PUBLIC SEMINAR

Tuesday, December 13, 2011 (1:00PM) 
The Dynamics Of Modified Gravities Vincenzo Vitagliano (CENTRAIST & SISSA)

Thursday, December 15, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Born Infeld Inspired Gravity : Recent Developments And Singularity Problem", Terence Delsate & Paolo Pani (CENTRAIST)

Friday, December 16, 2011 (2:30PM) 
Selfforce Calculations For Kerr Black Hole Inspirals, Sam Dolan (Southampton)

Thursday, January 12, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Boson Absorption By ReissnerNordström Black Holes", Ednilton Oliveira (Universidade Federal Do Para')

Thursday, January 19, 2012 (2:30PM) 
Can Effects Of Quantum Gravity Be Observed In The Cosmic Microwave Background? (Claus Kiefer, University Of Cologne)

Thursday, February 16, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Isometric Embeddings And Asymptotically AdS Gravity" (Steve Willison, CENTRAIST)''

Thursday, March 29, 2012 (2:30PM) 
Motion Of Extended Bodies In General Relativity, Dirk Puetzfeld, ZARM (University Of Bremen)

Thursday, April 19, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"The Gravitational SelfForce Correction To The Binding Energy Of Compact Binary Systems", Enrico Barausse (Guelph U.)

Thursday, May 03, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Lambda CDM Model And Rastall's Cosmology" (Júlio Fabris, Universidade Federal Do Espírito Santo, Brasil)'

Monday, May 07, 2012 (2:30PM) 
The Evolution Of The Spins Of Massive Black Holes, Enrico Barausse (Guelph U.)

Tuesday, May 08, 2012 (2:30PM) 
Are Early Solar Observations Useful To Space Climate Researchers? Some Recent Progress (J. M. Vaquero, Universidad De Extremadura, Spain)

Thursday, May 17, 2012 (2:30PM) 
Goffredo Chirco (University Of Amsterdam)

Monday, June 25, 2012 (2:30PM) 
Gravitational Wave Detection With LIGO (Marco Cavaglia, Olemiss)

Friday, July 06, 2012 (1:00PM) 
"Signatures On The Interaction Between Dark Energy And Dark Matter", Bin Wang (Shanghai Jiao Tong University)

Thursday, August 30, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Curvature Perturbations In Multifield Inflation With Nonminimal Coupling", Masato Minamitsuji (Yukawa Institute For Theoretical Physics)

Friday, August 31, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Mass Profile And Member Identification Of Selfgravitating Systems In Their Outer Regions Through The Caustic Technique", Ana Laura Serra (U. Torino)

Friday, September 07, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"The Problem Of A Selfgravitating Scalar Field With Positive Cosmological Constant", João Lopes Costa (ISCTE And IST)

Thursday, September 20, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Symmetries And Spinstatistics Relation In Quantum Spacetime", Kumar Gupta (Saha Inst.)

Tuesday, October 02, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Constructing The Action Of HoravaLifshitz Gravity" Daniele Vernieri (SISSA, Italy)

Thursday, October 04, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Numerical Relativity In Higher Dimensional Spacetimes", Hirotada Okawa (CENTRAIST)

Thursday, October 11, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Boosted Black String Bombs", João Rosa (U. Aveiro)

Thursday, October 25, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"BlackHole Bombs And PhotonMass Bounds", Paolo Pani (CENTRAIST)

Friday, November 02, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Jet Quenching", José G. Milhano (CENTRAIST And CERN)

Thursday, November 15, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Ringdown Amplitudes In Extreme Mass Ratio Inspiral", Shahar Hadar (Hebrew U.)

Thursday, November 29, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Probing The Origin, Powering And Geometry Of LymanAlpha Blobs...", Andrew Humphrey (CAUP)

Tuesday, December 04, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"Extreme Mass Ratio Inspirals And Black Hole Spectroscopy", Marc Casals (U. College Dublin)

Thursday, December 13, 2012 (2:30PM) 
"The Sun As A Particle Physics Laboratory", Pat Scott (McGill University)

Friday, December 14, 2012 (3:30PM) 
"Fundamental Cosmology: Testing Fundamental Physics In The Early Universe", Carlos Martins (CAUP)

Thursday, January 10, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Gravity From The Viewpoint Of Isometric Embeddings", Steven Willison (CENTRA  IST)

Thursday, January 17, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Analysis Of The BlandfordZnajek Power For A Rapidly Rotating Black Hole", Yohsuke Takamori (Osaka)

Thursday, February 14, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Modeling And Measuring Planetary Radiation Environments", Patrícia Gonçalves (LIP)

Thursday, February 28, 2013 (3:00PM) 
Video Briefing: First Cosmology Results From ESA's Planck Mission

Thursday, March 21, 2013 (1:00PM) 
"nDBI Gravity", Flávio Coelho (Aveiro U.)

Thursday, April 18, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Recent Advances In CoreCollapse Supernova Theory", Jason Nordhaus (Rochester Inst. Of Technology)

Thursday, May 02, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Goldstone Gravity From Spontaneous Lorentz Violation", Robertus Potting (U. Algarve)

Tuesday, May 07, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"The Universe After Planck 2013", Martin Bucher (Laboratoire APC, Univ. Paris 7)

Thursday, May 16, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Tunneling In Models Of Flux Vacua", José BlancoPillado (Ikerbasque And Tufts University)

Thursday, May 23, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"3form Cosmology", Nelson Nunes (CAAUL)

Thursday, June 06, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Dynamics Of Scalar Fields Around Black Holes", Juan Carlos Degollado (U. Aveiro)

Thursday, June 20, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Black Hole Scattering", Maria J. Rodriguez (Harvard U.)

Friday, June 28, 2013 (3:00PM) 
"Hydrostatic Equilibrium And Stellar Structure In F(R)gravity", Salvatore Capozziello (U. Napoli)

Thursday, July 25, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Dynamic Fisheye Grids For Accreting BH Binaries Simulations", Miguel Zilhão (Rochester Inst. Tech.)

Wednesday, September 04, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Warped AdS3 Black Holes: Are They Classically Stable?", Hugo Ferreira (U. Nottingham)

Thursday, September 12, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Charged Regular Black Holes", Nami Uchikata (CENTRAIST)

Thursday, September 26, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Topology Changing DiracNambuGoto Branes...", Viktor Czinner (U.Minho & Wigner Res. Cen. Budapest)

Thursday, October 03, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Step By Step Building Of An Effective Field Theory", Nelson R. Bernardino (CFTC, U Lisboa)

Thursday, October 10, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Universality For Partial Differential Equations", Davide Masoero (U. Lisbon)

Thursday, October 17, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Scalartensor Black Holes, Cosmological And Isolated", Valerio Faraoni (Bishop's U.)

Thursday, October 24, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Symmetry Breaking In Graphene And Related Systems", Eduardo Castro (IST)

Thursday, October 31, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"The UVES Large Program For Testig Fundamental Physics", Carlos Martins (CAUP)

Thursday, November 07, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Black Holes From Matrix Quantum Mechanics", João Penedones (CFP, Porto U.)

Friday, November 15, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Mechanical Approach In Modern Cosmology", Alexander Zhuk (Odessa)

Thursday, November 21, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"PostNewtonian Expansion Of Gravitational Waves...", Ryuichi Fujita (IST, Lisbon)

Thursday, November 28, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"Resurgent Transseries: Beyond (Large N) Perturbative Expansions", Ricardo Schiappa (IST, Lisbon)

Thursday, December 05, 2013 (2:30PM) 
"On The Avoidance Of Classical Singularities In Quantum Cosmology", Claus Kiefer (Cologne)

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 (4:00PM) 
"Magnetic Reconnection In Poyinting Dominated Plasma...", Makoto Takamoto (MPI, Heidelberg)

Thursday, December 12, 2013 (2:30PM) 
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