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Preliminary Program (
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not an official copy of the program)
Tuesday 8 March : Topology and CMB
10.00 - J.-P. Luminet (
LUTH), Obs Paris, France): Opening address - Cosmic topology, New Challenges
10.45 - Coffee break
11.00 - G. Starkman (Western Case Univ, USA): Looking for the topology of the universe using
circles in the sky
11.45 - B. Roukema (
Center for Astronomy, Torun, Poland): The Poincaré dodecahedral manifold and matched
circles in the first-year WMAP ILC data -
meudonpp4.pdf
12.30 - Discussion and Lunch
14.30 - S. Lustig (Ulm Univ., Germany): CMB Anisotropy of Spherical Spaces
15.15 - J . Gundermann (Copenhagen, Denmark): The CMB Power Spectrum in S3, S3/I*, S3/T* and S3/O* spaces.
16.00 - Coffee Break
16.15 - F. Steiner (Ulm Univ., Germany): CMB Anisotropy of Hyperbolic Spaces
17.00 - General Discussion
Wednesday 9 March. Mathematical Methods for Multiconnected Spaces.
10.00 - J. Weeks : Mathematics of Multipoles - Ideas New and Old
10.45 - Coffee break
11.00 - M. Lachieze-Rey (Saclay, France): A few remarks on Multipole Vectors
11.45 - A. Riazuelo (IAP, France): The State-of-the-Art of CMB simulations in
multiconnected spaces.
12.30 - Discussion and Lunch Buffet
14.30 - M. Lachièze-Rey : Mathematical methods for eigenmodes in
spherical spaces
15.15 - S. Caillerie (Saclay, France): Computation of eigenmodes in Spherical
Dodecahedral Space
16.00 - Coffee Break and Discussion
Thursday 10 March. Crystallography and Other Methods. Open Discussion.
10.00 - M. Reboucas : (Brazilian Center for Research in Physics, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil): 1/ The effects of our galaxy's motion on circles-in-the sky - 2/ Looking for the topology of the universe using pair angular separation histograms.
- AstroPh:0503683 - The Local Shape of the Universe in the Inflationary Limit
10.45 - Coffee break
11.00 - A. Riazuelo (IAP, France): CMB Polarization in multiconnected spaces.
11.45 - B. Roukema : Cosmic crystallography using short-lived objects - active galactic nuclei -
meudonpp4.pdf
12.30 - Discussion and Lunch
14.30 - G. Starkman : The statistical isotropy of the microwave
background, or is the low-l microwave background really cosmic?
AstroPh:0508047
15.15 - B. Carter (LUTH, Obs Paris, France) : Membrane lattice models for dark energy: I mechanical principles.
15.40 - E. Chachoua (LUTH, Obs Paris, France) : Membrane lattice models for dark energy: II observational aspects.
16.00 - Final Discussion and Future Topology Meetings
Getting to Meudon