100 Years Cosmic Rays – Anniversary of Their Discovery by
V. F. Hess

from to (Europe/Berlin)
at Die Bühne, Bad Saarow/Pieskow
"Die Bühne" im Bahnhofshotel Bahnhofsplatz 3 15526 Bad Saarow Germany
Description
Support Email: martina.mende@desy.de,sabine.baer@desy.de
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  • Sunday, August 5, 2012
    • 19:00 - 21:00 Registration and Welcome 2h0'
  • Monday, August 6, 2012
    • 09:00 - 09:15 Welcome 15'
    • 09:15 - 09:30 V.Hess - Remarks on his Personal Life 15'
      Speaker: William Breisky (Hess' Grandchild)
    • 09:30 - 10:15 Overview: Early Developments 1912 - 1950 45'
      Speaker: Jim Cronin
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 10:15 - 10:45 Conductivity of Air - C.T.R.Wilson, J.Elster, H.Geitel, A.Gockel, D.Pacini, Th.Wulf 30'
      Speaker: Alessandro de Angelis
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break
    • 11:15 - 11:45 From Atmospheric Electricity to Cosmic Rays: A. Gockel's Pioneering Investigations 30'
      Speaker: Jan Lacki
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 11:45 - 12:15 V.Hess' Scientific Life 30'
      Speaker: Dr. Peter Schuster
      Material: Slides unknown type file
    • 12:15 - 12:45 W. Kolhörster (1887-1945) Pioneer of Cosmic Ray Research in Germany 30'
      Speakers: Dieter Fick, Dieter Hoffmann
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch Break
    • 14:00 - 14:30 Birth cries and Heat Death: Cosmic Rays and Cosmological Speculations in the 1920's 30'
      Speaker: Arthuro Russo
    • 14:30 - 15:00 C.T.R. Wilson and the Detector Development 30'
      Speaker: Malcolm Longair
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 15:00 - 15:20 Skobeltzyn and the Early Years of Cosmic Particle Physics in the Soviet Union 20'
      Speaker: Galina Bazilevskya
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 15:20 - 15:30 My Meeting with D.V. Skobeltzyn 10'
      Speaker: Venyamin Berezinsky
    • 15:30 - 16:00 From Cosmic Ray Physics to Cosmic Ray Astronomy. Bruno Rossi and the Opening of New Windows on the Universe 30'
      Speaker: Luisa Bonolis
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Early Developments: Particle Physics Aspects 30'
      Speaker: Claus Grupen
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 17:00 - 17:30 Early Days of Cherenkov Emission and Measurements 30'
      Speaker: Razmik Mirzoyan
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 17:30 - 17:50 VHANESSA Mission - Victor Hess Airballoon New Expedition Searching Signals of Astroparticles 20'
      Speaker: Guaita Cesare
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 18:00 - 21:30 Balloon Flights (if the weather allows) ( Bad Saarow/Pieskow Area, transport from Die Bühne, Bad Saarow/Pieskow )
    • 20:00 - 20:45 Public Lecture (in German): Die kosmische Strahlung - Elementarteilchen aus dem Weltall 45'
      Speaker: Christian Stegmann
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
  • Tuesday, August 7, 2012
    • 05:00 - 08:30 Balloon Flights (if the weather allows) ( near to Bad Saarow/Pieskow, transport from Die Bühne, Bad Saarow/Pieskow )
    • 09:00 - 09:45 Chasing the Highest Energy Cosmic Rays: from 1948 to the Present 45'
      Speaker: Alan Watson
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 09:45 - 10:15 Understanding Galactic Cosmic Rays 30'
      Speaker: Arnold Wolfendale
      Material: Slides powerpoint file
    • 10:15 - 10:45 Extragalactic Cosmic Rays 30'
      Speaker: Venyamin Berezinsky
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:45 - 11:15 Coffee Break
    • 11:15 - 12:00 Cosmic Rays and Accelerator Physics 45'
      Speaker: Ralph Engel
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:00 - 12:45 Direct Cosmic-Ray Measurements with Balloons and in Space: An Overview 45'
      Speaker: Dietrich Mueller
    • 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
    • 14:00 - 14:30 High Energy Gamma Satellite Experiments 30'
      Speaker: Marco Tavani
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 14:30 - 15:00 High Energy Gamma Sources 30'
      Speaker: Felix Aharonian
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 15:00 - 15:45 Overview: Evolution of IACTs 45'
      Speaker: Manel Martinez
    • 15:45 - 16:15 Coffee Break
    • 17:00 - 18:00 Unveiling of an Erratic Block with Name and Date of the Discovery ( Parc in Pieskow, transport by bus )
    • 18:30 - 19:30 Boat Tour on the Scharmuetzel Lake ( in front of the Restaurant Park Cafe / Theater am See )
    • 20:00 - 23:00 Conference Dinner ( Restaurant Park Cafe / Theater am See )
  • Wednesday, August 8, 2012
    • 09:00 - 09:30 X-Ray Astronomy 30'
      Speaker: Andrea Santangelo
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 09:30 - 10:00 Nonthermal Radio Astronomy 30'
      Speaker: Ronald Ekers
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:00 - 10:30 Cosmic Electrons 30'
      Speaker: Piergiorgio Picozza
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Overview Low Energy Neutrinos: From Kamiokande to a Megaton Detector 30'
      Speaker: Yoichiro Suzuki
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:30 - 12:15 Overview High Energy Astronomy - Past, Present, Future 45'
      Speaker: Francis Halzen
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:15 - 13:00 Major Astronomical Facilities 45'
      Speaker: Catherine Cesarsky
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch Break
    • 14:00 - 14:45 Theoretical Understanding: Cosmic Rays, Sun and Heliosphere 45'
      Speaker: J. Randy Jokipii
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 14:45 - 15:30 Overview Experimental Development: Cosmic Rays, Sun and Heliosphere 45'
      Speaker: Harm Moraal
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Cosmic Rays and Space Weather 30'
      Speaker: Erwin Flueckiger
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
    • 16:30 - 17:00 Cosmic Rays, Weather and Climate 30'
      Speaker: Jasper Kirkby
    • 17:00 - 17:30 Cosmic Rays and Terrestrial Life 30'
      Speaker: Dimitra Atri
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 17:30 - 18:15 Intercontinental Round Table Discussion : Future of Cosmic Ray Physics 45'
      Speaker: not assigned yet
      Material: Slides pdf file