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Week 1 (Sept 18-22, 2006)
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri

10.30 Organisational Meeting (FR)
10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) "The Hubble Constant from Lens Time Delays" Fassnacht, Marshall, Moustakas, Suyu

10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) Joint Working Group Discussion

12.30 Lunch Talk (SSR) "Lenses as Gravitational Telescopes" Andy Bunker






15.30 Colloquium (AUD) "Extinction Curves of Lensing Galaxies" Árdís Elíasdóttir



























Week 2 (Sept 25-29, 2006)

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri



9:30-10:15 Exploring first light with lensing (courtyard) led by Andy Bunker

10:00 LCDM working group meeting (OT) 10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) "Pixelized lens models" led by Leon Koopmans [astro-ph/0609542 reading recommended]

10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) Joint Working Group Discussion
10.30 - 12.00 BB Lecture on "Lensing Theory and Applications", (SSR, TBC), Joachim Wambsganss (of general interest)
10.30 Coffee/Tea "Dark-Matter in Local Eliptical Galaxies" (OT) lead by Ortwin Gerhard and Magda Arnaboldi More info available at astro-ph/0502037
11:30 Cosmography Working group meeting (OT). Conveners: Chris Fassnacht and Sherry Suyu





12.30 Lunch Talk (SSR) "Strong & Weak Lensing United: Evidence for Dark Matter from the Bullet Cluster", (45min), Marusa Bradac (of general interest) 13.15 Discussion (SSR) on Alternative Gravity Theories (45min), led by Hong-Sheng Zhao (of general interest)

14.00 Black-Board Lecture PART II, on "Dynamics of Elliptical Galaxies", Giuseppe Bertin (SSR, TBC; of general interest)

14:00 Baryons working group meeting (OT). Convener: Dennis Zaritsky



14:00 Baryons working group meeting (OT). Convener: Dennis Zaritsky


15.30 Black-Board Lecture PART I on "Dynamics of Elliptical Galaxies", Giuseppe Bertin (SSR, TBC; of general interest)
15.30 Special Student Colloquia Session; 2x(20+5) min (AUD). Matteo Barnabè (Combining Gravitational Lensing and Stellar Dynamics), Claudio Grillo (Strong lensing by a galaxy member of the distant cluster Cl J 0152.7-1357)






















Week 3 (Oct 2-6 2006)

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
9:30-10:15 Exploring first light with lensing (courtyard) led by Andy Bunker




11:30 Cosmography working group meeting -- Courtyard. Conveners: Fassnacht & Suyu
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12:15 Blackboard Lunch Talk. Peter Schneider









2:00 (L)CDM working group meeting (Courtyard). Convener: Moustakas






Week 4 (Oct 9-13 2006)

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri





10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT); Welcome new members
11.30 Cosmography working group meeting -- Courtyard. Conveners: Fassnacht & Suyu
10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) |Joint Working Group Discussion

10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT)

12.30 Lunch Talk (SSR); Houjun Mo: Establishing the relationship between galaxies and dark matter halos




14.00 Dark Matter & Baryons working group meeting -- Courtyard. Convener: Dennis Zaritsky


14.00 Dark Matter & Baryons working group meeting -- Courtyard. Convener: Dennis Zaritsky



15.30 Colloquium (AUD). Raphael Gavazzi: Combining weak and strong lensing in SLACS lenses. & Lensing by Dark Matter caustics, from catastroph to catastroph.








Week 5 (Oct 16-20 2006)

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri





10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT). Discussion on the present and future of clusters as graviational telescopes, led by Roser Pello'

10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) Joint Working Group Discussion
10.00 Cosmography working group meeting -- Courtyard. Convener: Suyu
10.30 Colloquium (SSR) Andrey Kravtsov Effects of baryons on the mass distribution in groups and clusters: implications for lensing



11.00 Working group on c -- Courtyard. Convener: Priya


12.30 Lunch Talk (SSR); Masamune Oguri: "A Statistical Approach to Gravitational Lens Time Delays"



12:15 Blackboard Lunch Talk. Joe Polchinski: Cosmic Strings and Superstrings


15.30 Colloquium (AUD). Konrad Kuijken Lensing with KIDS












Week 6 (Oct 23-27 2006)

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri





10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT). Led by Risa Wechsler.

10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT) Joint Working Group Discussion

10.30 Steve Allen (KIPAC)
12:15 Blackboard lunch talk (AUD). Michael Dine
12.30 Lunch Talk "Constraining galaxy mass evolution using gravitational lensing" Eran Ofek (prelim.) (SSR)




14:00 Cosmography working group meeting -- Courtyard. Convener: Oguri

15.30 Colloquium. "Lighting up the Dark Universe: Modelling the distribution and properties of baryons in galaxy clusters." Daisuke Nagai. (AUD)
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Week 7 (Oct 30-Nov 4 2006)

Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri





10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT)

10.30 Coffee/Tea (SSR). Graham Smith. The Structure and Assembly History of Massive Galaxy Clusters

10.30 Coffee/Tea (OT)
12:15 Blackboard lunch talk (AUD). Matthias Steinmetz
12.30 Lunch Talk (SSR). Jim Hartle. Testing General Relativity and MOND (talk and informal discussion to follow). OF GENERAL INTEREST






15.30 Colloquium (AUD). Sean Carroll "Beyond dark matter" OF GENERAL INTEREST














FR = Founders Room
SSR = Small Seminar Room
AUD = Auditorium
OT = Ocean Tower