North-West Cosmology Meeting 1997


breakfast 8.30
FRIDAY AM (start 9.30)
"The history of the Universe"
Douglas Scott, UBC
"Cosmological Inflation, Microwave Background Fluctuations and
Large Scale Structure of the Universe"
Dave Salopek, UBC
"Propagating density perturbations through reheating at the end of inflation"
Jim Bardeen, UW
"On aspects of averaging in cosmology"
Kamilla Piotrkowska, UBC
"The Balloon-Borne Anisotropy Measurement"
Chris Padwick, UBC
"Observing the Cosmic Microwave Background with the BAM experiment"
Colin Borys, UBC
"The Microwave Anisotropy Probe"
Mark Halpern, UBC
lunch 12.30
FRIDAY PM (start 2pm)
"The Sloan Digitial Sky Survey"
Tom Quinn, UW
"Sensitivity of Redshift Distortion Measurements to  Cosmological Parameters"
Andrew de Laix, CWRU
"Measuring the Clustering of Faint Galaxies"
David Woods, UBC
"Galaxy cluster N-body simulations"
John Dubinski, CITA
"Optical Einstein Rings"
Geraint Lewis, UVic
"The Mount Stromlo Abell Cluster Supernova Search"
David Reiss, UW
"Substructure recovery in clusters using wavelets"
Vincenzo Antonuccio-Delogu, UW
dinner 5.30
"Low Redshift Lyman Alpha Absorption"
Simon Morris
"Testing Cosmological Models using Damped Lyman-Alpha Absorbers"
Jeff Gardner, UW
"AGN fueling / Nature of gas and dust in cooling flow clusters"
Scott Chapman, UBC
"The shape of the dark halo"
Rodrigo Ibata, UBC
"The Age of the Universe from z=0 Objects"
Harvey Richer, UBC

Participants           Vincenzo Antonuccio-Delogu             James Bardeen                    Colin Borys                   Scott Chapman                      Bell Chen                    Karen Chen                   Stephanie Curnoe            Andrew de Laix               John Dubinski            Jeff Gardner                  Mark Halpern                      Rodrigo Ibata + Helene + Neil+1                 Miranda Jackson                 Zdenka Kuncic               George Lake               Geraint Lewis                        Simon Morris + Sophy + Sarah,Katharine                  Chris Padwick                           Leigh Palmer                 Frazer Pearce         Wes Petersen          Kamilla Piotrkowska                Tom Quinn + Caroline + Daniel,David                   Alex Razoumov              David Reiss                     Harvey Richer + Klara                  David Salopek                     Douglas Scott + Hilary + Hannah              Shana Tribiano                      David Woods