DARK MATTER DAY IN LATIN AMERICA

DARK MATTER DAY IN LATIN AMERICA
2017 Event | 2017 | lawphysics: Latin American Webinar on Physics | Chile, Peru, Colombia |

Event Overview

lawphysics: Latin American Webinar on Physics

The Dark Matter Day is a worldwide event aiming to explain to the public about the unseen part of the Universe. Lawphysics also wants to contribute to such event. We propose an activity with physicists and astrophysicists based in Latin America, in which, we discuss the role of the region in the Dark Matter quest.

WHEN
31st October 2017 at 18:30 GMT – 11:30 Lima and Bogotá – 12:30 México – 15:30 Santiago and Buenos Aires – 16:30 São Paulo

WHERE
lawphysics youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/lawphysics
Auditorio Ninoslav Bralic. Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (15:30)
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (11:30)
Universidad de Antioquia (11:30)

SPEAKERS
José Bazo – Sección Física, PUCP, Perú
Sergey Kovalenko – Facultad de Física, UTFSM, Chile
Juan Carlos Muñoz Cuartas – Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
Farinaldo Queiroz – International Institute of Physics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Andreas Reisenegger – Instituto de Astronomía, PUC, Chile
Rogério Rosenfeld – Instituto de Física Teórica, UNESP, Brazil

PROGRAM
The program consists in a series of talks dedicated to presenting an overview of Dark Matter and the Latin American role in many experiments and collaborations, finalizing with a round table of all the speakers. The duration of the event is expected to be 90 minutes.

[15’+questions] Dark Matter Overview – Farinaldo Queiroz
[10’+questions] Cherenkov Telescope Array  – Andreas Reisenegger
[10’+questions] Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer – José Bazo
[10’+questions] ANDES Laboratory – Sergey Kovalenko
[10’+questions] Dark Energy Survey – Rogério Rosenfeld
[10’+questions] Dark Matter in N-Body simulations – Juan Carlos Muñoz Cuartas
[15′] Round Table – All speakers

MORE INFORMATION
https://lawphysics.wordpress.com/dmday-2017/

About lawphysics: Latin American Webinar on Physics

The lawphysics is webinar cycle created to connect physicists working on astroparticles, high energy physics, and astrophysics. All webinar are broadcasted in youtube where they are always available for consulting and watching.

Organizer contact information

Email: lawphysics@gmail.com

 

When & Where

  • Oct 31, 2017
  • 18:30 GMT - 20:00 GMT
  • Location: Lawphysics youtube channel, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, Universidad de Antioquia

    Chile, Peru, Colombia.

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