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Fudan Winter School on Astrophysical Black Holes, 10-15 Feb

Posted: June 07 2013
by Cosimo Bambi
Fudan Winter School on Astrophysical Black Holes

10 - 15 February 2014, Fudan University (Shanghai, China)

This school consists of series of lectures on specific topics given by experts in the field and some short research talks. It is mainly intended for Master/PhD students and young postdocs working on high energy astrophysics. We plan also to arrange a few sessions for short presentations given by young participants.


Tomaso Belloni (INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera)
Black Hole Binaries

Kostas Kokkotas (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Gravitational Waves from Black Holes

Jean-Pierre Lasota (Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris)
Black Hole Accretion Disks

James Steiner (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Measuring the Mass and the Spins of Black Holes

Feng Yuan (Shanghai Astronomical Observatory)
Formation mechanisms of outflows and jets

School website:

Registration deadline: 15 October 2013

Organizers: Cosimo Bambi (Chair), Lingyao Kong, Zilong Li, Daniele Malafarina, Naoki Tsukamoto