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Cosmology with
Sunyaev-Zeldovich Cluster Surveys

September 17–20, 2003

WORKSHOP PROGRAM
Wednesday
September 17
Thursday
September 18
Friday
September 19
Saturday
September 20

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2003

 Breakfast 08:30 - 09:00 
 Welcoming Remarks/General Announcements
 Bruce Winstein, Lloyd Knox
 Welcoming Remarks
09:00 - 09:10 
 Session 1 - Overview
 Chair: Bruce Winstein
09:10 - 12:30 
09:10 - 09:50 Haiman, Zoltan "Cosmology with Galaxy Clusters" Columbia University
09:50 - 10:30 Evrard, August E. "Cluster Astrophysics: Issues and Opportunities with SZ Surveys" University of Michigan
 Coffee Break 10:30 - 11:00 
11:00 - 11:40 Carlstrom, John E. "SZE Observations, Past, Present, and Future" CfCP, University of Chicago
11:40 - 12:05 Knox, Lloyd "CMB and the SZ Surveys" UC Davis
12:05 - 12:30 Reese, Erik D. "Ho, fgas from SZE/X-ray, SZE/lensing" UC Berkeley
 Lunch and Poster Viewing 12:30 - 14:00 
 Session 2 - Current Results
 Chair: Clem Pryke
14:00 - 17:35 
14:00 - 14:25 Church, Sarah "Multi-wavelength Observations of the SZ Effect" Stanford University
14:25 - 14:40 Dawson, Kyle "BIMA Survey of Arcminute Scale CMB Anisotropy" UC Berkeley
14:40 - 15:00 Runyan, Marcus "The ACBAR Blind Cluster Survey" University of Chicago
15:00 - 15:25 Bond, Richard "SZ and sigma_8" Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
 Coffee Break 15:25 - 15:55 
15:55 - 16:20 Wechsler, Risa H. "Cosmology with SDSS Clusters" University of Chicago
16:20 - 16:45 Yee, Howard K.C. "Prospects of Optical Observations of Cluster Galaxies" University of Toronto
16:45 - 17:10 Annis, Jim "An Optical Counterpart for the SPT Survey" Fermilab
17:10 - 17:35 Gladders, Michael "Red Sequence Optical Cluster Surveys" Carnegie Observatories

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2003 to top of page

 Breakfast 08:30 - 09:00 
 Session 3 - Current and Future SZ Surveys
 Chair: John Carlstrom
09:00 - 12:20 
09:00 - 09:25 Glenn, Jason "Bolocam Observations of the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect" University of Colorado
09:25 - 09:50 Kneissl, Ruediger "Surveying for SZ Clusters with AMI" Cavendish Lab. Cambridge
09:50 - 10:15 Pryke, Clem L "Status and Prospects of the SZA" University of Chicago
10:15 - 10:40 Halverson, Nils W. "APEX-SZ: A Millimeter-wavelength Galaxy Cluster Survey using the Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect" UC Berkeley
 Coffee Break 10:40 - 11:10 
11:10 - 11:35 Lee, Adrian "SPT" UC Berkeley
11:35 - 12:00 Fowler, Joseph W. "ACT" Princeton University
12:00 - 12:25 Diego, Jose M. "Planck: Cosmology with an All-Sky SZ Survey" UPenn
 Lunch and Poster Viewing 12:20 - 14:00 
 Session 4 - Analysis Issues
 Chair: Gus Evrard
14:00 - 17:00 
14:00 - 14:25 White, Martin "Analysis Issues" UC Berkeley
14:25 - 14:50 Mohr, Joe "Cosmology and Calibration with Multifrequency Cluster Surveys" University of Illinois
14:50 - 15:15 Amblard, Alexandre A. "Matter Distribution Reconstruction with CMB Lensing" UC Berkeley
 Coffee Break 15:15 - 15:45 
15:45 - 16:10 Holder, Gilbert "Dusty Galaxies as SZ Contaminants" IAS
16:10 - 16:35 Pierpaoli, Elena "Reconstructing SZ Signal from Multifrequency Maps " Princeton University
16:35 - 17:00 Mei, Simona "Extracting Information from the Clustering Properties of SZ Clusters" IAS, Orsay
 Conference Dinner at Greek Islands Restaurant 18:00 - 20:00 

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2003 to top of page

 Breakfast 08:30 - 09:00 
 Session 5 - Cluster Non-idealities and Simulations
 Chair: Martin White
09:00 - 12:30 
09:00 - 09:25 Voit, Mark "Signatures of Galaxy Formation in the ICM" Michigan State University
09:25 - 09:50 Nagai, Daisuke "Simulating Formation of Galaxy Clusters: Investigating Cluster Physics" University of Chicago
09:50 - 10:15 Diaferio, Antonaldo "The Relation Thermal SZ-Thomson Optical Depth in a Large Cosmological Hydro-simulation" Dipartimento di Fisica
Generale Universita' di Torino
 Coffee Break 10:15 - 10:45 
10:45 - 11:10 Motl, Patrick M "The SZ Signature from Numerical Clusters of Galaxies" CASA
11:10 - 11:35 Pen, Ue-Li "SZ Cosmological Simulations" CITA
 Discussion on Cluster Non-idealities/Simulations
 Chair: Alistair Sanderson, Mark Voit
11:35 - 12:30 
 Lunch and Poster Viewing 12:30 - 14:00 
 Session 6 - X-ray Observations
 Chair: Joe Mohr
14:00 - 17:00 
14:00 - 14:25 Arnaud, Monique "Regularity of Clusters from X-ray Observations" CEA Service d'Astrophysique
14:25 - 14:50 Allen, Steven W. "Cosmological Constraints from Chandra X-ray Observations of Galaxy Clusters" Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge, UK
14:50 - 15:15 Schmidt, Robert W "An Improved Approach to Measuring Ho using X-ray and SZ Observations of Galaxy Clusters" Potsdam University
 Coffee Break 15:15 - 15:45 
15:45 - 16:10 Vikhlinin, Alexey "Evolution of X-ray Clusters at z~0.5 and its Application to Cosmology" SAO
16:10 - 16:35 Ebeling, Harald "MACS: Recent Results from the Massive Cluster Survey" University of Hawaii
16:35 - 17:00 Sunyaev, Rashid "Internal Motions and Turbulence in Clusters of Galaxies and the Ways to Measure Them" Max-Planck Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research Institute, Moscow

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2003 to top of page

 Breakfast 08:30 - 09:00 
 Session 7 - CMB and the Surveys
 Chair: Monique Arnaud
09:00 - 11:35 
09:00 - 09:25 Cooray, Asantha "Either 'First Stars with SZ' or 'SZ Polarization' " Caltech
09:25 - 09:50 Vale, Chris "Simulating Cluster Lensing of the CMB" UC Berkeley
09:50 - 10:15 Hennawi, Joseph "Overlapping SZ and Weak Lensing Surveys: A Good Idea" Princeton University
 Coffee Break 10:15 - 10:45 
10:45 - 11:10 Kaplinghat, Manoj "Potentialities of CMB Lensing" UC Davis
11:10 - 11:35 Seljak, Uros "SZ and Lensing in WMAP and Future CMB Surveys" Princeton
 Workshop Summary Discussion
 Chair: Andrey Kravtsov; Discussion Leaders: Mohr, Bond, Evrard, Arnaud, Kneissl
11:35 - 12:30 

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