03-03-2010: Second GRAPPA Meeting – "Dark Matter"

24 - 02 - 2010


The center for Gravity and AstroParticle Physics Amsterdam (GRAPPA), which represents one of the priority areas (onderzoekszwaartepunten) of the science faculty of the Universiteit van Amsterdam, is organizing a series of afternoon meetings centered around one particular subject each.
The second meeting in this series will take place on Wednesday, March 3rd, from 14.00-17.00 hours, in room Z011 at Nikhef. The theme of this second meeting is "Dark Matter", and the program is as follows:

14.00-14.30 coffee
14.30-15.15 G. Bertone (IAP, Paris)- Identifying Dark Matter Particles
15.15-16.00 H. Hoekstra (Leiden) – Looking at the dark side: the dark matter distribution in the universe as revealed by weak gravitational lensing
16.00-16.30 E. de Wolf (ITFA/NIKHEF, Amsterdam) – KM3NeT new generation neutrino telescope
16.30-17.00 drinks

The next meeting is scheduled for May 12th

For more information about GRAPPA, including the possibility to sign up for a mailing list, please go to the website
http://uvaapp.nl/