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Program INT-07-2a: The Neutron Star Crust and Surface

Program participants for the week of July 9 - July 13, 2007

Deborah Aguilera University of Alicante July 9 - July 20
Lirio Aparicio Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México June 24 - July 20
Edward Brown Michigan State University July 8 - July 21
Randall Cooper Harvard University July 8 - July 13
Andrew Cumming McGill University June 26 - July 13
Barry Davids TRIUMF July 11 - July 13
Huaiyu Duan University of California at San Diego July 8 - July 13
Michael Forbes University of Washington July 8 - July 13
Janusz Gil J. Kepler Institute of Astronomy June 27- July 20
Pawel Haensel Copernicus Astronomical Center July 6 - July 21
Jillian Anne Henderson Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México June 24 - July 14
Charles Horowitz Indiana University June 24 - July 13
Zachary Medin Cornell University July 3 - July 10
George Melikidze University of Zielona Góra June 27 - July 20
Dany Page Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México June 17 - July 22
George Pavlov Pennsylvania State University June 24 - July 14
Alex Potekhin Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute July 9 - July 20
Madappa Prakash Ohio University June 23 - July 14
Robert Rutledge McGill University June 18 - July 20
Nicolai Sandulescu Institute of Atomic Physics June 25 - July 13
Achim Schwenk TRIUMF July 12 - July 13


This week's talks:

Monday, July 9, 2007
Room C421, Physics and Astronomy Tower

10:30 am - Zachary Medin, Cornell University
Seminar on: "Condensed Matter Surfaces of Neutron Stars: Applications and Tangents"

Tuesday, July 10, 2007
Room C421, Physics and Astronomy Tower

10:30 am - Alex Potekhin, Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute
Seminar on: "Thermal Structure of Magnetized Neutron Star Envelopes"

Wednesday, July 11, 2007
Room C421, Physics and Astronomy Tower

10:30 am - Pawel Haensel, Copernicus Astronomical Center
Seminar on: "Deep Crustal Heating in Accreting Neutron Stars"

Thursday, July 12, 2007
Room C421, Physics and Astronomy Tower

Mini-Workshop: Nuclear Reactions in Type I X-ray Bursts
10:30-11:00 am - Barry Davids, TRIUMF
Seminar on: "Experimental Efforts to Determine the 150(a,g)19Ne Reaction Rate"
11:15-11:45 am - Chris Ruiz, TRIUMF
Seminar on: "Nuclear Astrophysics of Neutron-Deficient Nuclei - Experimental"
2:00-2:30 pm - Edward Brown, Michigan State University/JINA
Seminar on: "The X-ray Burst-Crust Connection"
2:30-3:00 pm - Andrew Cumming, McGill University
Seminar on: "Constraints on the rp-process from X-ray Bursts"
3:00-3:30 pm - Randall Cooper, Harvard University/CFA
Seminar on: "Nuclear Reactions During the Onset of Type I X-ray Bursts"
3:30-5:00 pm - Coffee and Discussion

Friday, July 13, 2007
Room C421, Physics and Astronomy Tower

10:30 am - Madappa Prakash, Ohio University
Seminar on: "Discussion: Hot Topics in Neutron Star Crusts and Surface"

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