TAUP 2003

EIGHTH INTERNATIONAL WORKSHOP ON
TOPICS IN ASTROPARTICLE AND UNDERGROUND PHYSICS
September 5 - 9, 2003
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Parallel Workshops
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*September 5*

Dark Matter - Session I

V. Berezinsky September 5, 2003 Small-Scale Clumps and DM Annihiliation Signal
N. Fornengo September 5, 2003 Neutralino Dark Matter and Gaugino Non-Universality
G. Gelmini September 5, 2003 Dark Matter Detection: Searching for the cake or its frosting?
P. Ullio September 5, 2003 Accurate calculation of neutralino relic densities
K. Scholberg September 5, 2003 The AMS Experiment
A. Cesarini September 5, 2003 Search for Supersymmetric Dark Matter with GLAST
S. Asztalos September 5, 2003 Axion Dark Matter Experiment
F.T. Avignone September 5, 2003 Recent Solar Axion Searches

Dark Matter - Session II

R. Bernabei September 5, 2003 Further Results on the WIMP Annual Modulation Signature by DAMA/Nal
A. Incicchitti September 5, 2003 Prospects for DAMA/LIBRA and Beyond
H. Wang September 5, 2003 The ZEPLIN II Liquid Zenon Dark Matter Detector Status
D. Snowden-Ifft September 5, 2003 DRIFT Status
P. Gorodetzky September 5, 2003 Dark Matter With HELLAZ
R. Bunker September 5, 2003 The CDMS Facility at Soudan
G. Gerbier September 5, 2003 Neutron Background Studies for the EDELWEISS WIMP Search
S. Cebrian September 5, 2003 The Neutron Background at the Canfranc Underground Laboratory
A. Sonnenschein September 5, 2003 Bubble Chambers with Sensitivity to WIMPs

Solar and Other Low-Energy Neutrino Physics - Session I

E. Bellotti September 5, 2003 The Gallium Neutrino Observatory (GNO)
V. Gavrin September 5, 2003 Results from the Russian American Gallium Experiment (SAGE)
M. Smy September 5, 2003 The Solar Neutrino Day/Night Effect in Super-Kamiokande
P. Gorodetzky September 5, 2003 HELLAZ
T. Bowles September 5, 2003 LENS (Low Energy Neutrino Spectroscopy)-Status and Outlook
R. Lanou September 5, 2003 Update on HERON
R. Hazama September 5, 2003 Spectroscopy of low energy solar neutrinos by MOON
A. Hime September 5, 2003 Croyogenic-Low-Energy-Astrophysics with Neon (CLEAN)
L. Oberauer September 5, 2003 A large liquid scintillator detector for low-energy neutrino astronomy
A.R. Junghans September 5, 2003 New precision 7Be(p,g)8B cross section measurements and the astrophysical factor S17 (12'+3')
A. Formicola September 5, 2003 Underground Investigation of the (^14)N(p,gamma)(^15)O Reaction at Low Energy
M. Selvi September 5, 2003 Detection of supernova gravitational core collapse neutrinos with LVD

Large Scale Structure, CMB, and other Cosmology

S. Meyer September 5, 2003 Results from WMAP
M. Kaplinghat September 5, 2003 Current and Future Cosmological Measures of Absolute Neutrino Mass
J. Kneller September 5, 2003 Measuring the Amount of Dark Radiation with the CMB and BBN
N. Bell September 5, 2003 Neutrino Mixing and Cosmology
S. Pascoli September 5, 2003 CP-Violating Phases and Leptogenesis
T. Kajino September 5, 2003 Dark Matter and Dark Radiation in Brane World Cosmology and its Observational Test from the BBN, CMB and Supernovae



*September 6*

Dark Matter - Session III

S. Cebrian September 6, 2003 Status of the Dark Matter Searches at the Canfranc Underground Laboratory
N. Smith September 6, 2003 Current Status of Dark Matter Searches at the Boulby Facility
G. Gerbier September 6, 2003 Latest Results from the EDELWEISS WIMP Search
V. Mandic September 6, 2003 Recent Results from the CDMS Facility at Stanford
G. Angloher September 6, 2003 Cresst II: A Cryogenic Dark Matter Detector with Scintillating Absorbers
T. Shutt September 6, 2003 Status of the XENON Dark Matter Experiment
U. Wichoski September 6, 2003 Status of the PICASSO Project
P. Loaiza September 6, 2003 Recent Results from the Orpheus Dark Matter Experiment
B. Sadoulet September 6, 2003 Data website

High Energy Astrophysics - Session I

P. Steffen September 6, 2003 AMANDA Antarctic Muon and Neutrino Detector Array
K. Kuehn September 6, 2003 GRB Search with AMANDA
P. Steffen September 6, 2003 The Baikal Experiment Results and Plans
S. Yoshida September 6, 2003 The IceCube Neutrino Telescope
P. Gorodetzky September 6, 2003 Status Report of the EUSO Project at the End of Phase A
L. Resvanis September 6, 2003 NESTOR: First Results
P. Piattelli September 6, 2003 The NEMO Project: Neutrino Mediterranean Observatory
V. Bertin September 6, 2003 Status of the Antares Neutrino Telescope
K. Ng September 6, 2003 Decaying Superheavy Dark Matter and Subgalactic Structure of the Universe

Nucleon Decay

C. Sterner September 6, 2003 Experimental Review of Proton Decay
S. Mine September 6, 2003 The Study of Neutrino Background to Proton Decay Using K2K 1kt Detector Data
L. Mosca September 6, 2003 A European Megaton Project at Frejus
M. Shiozawa September 6, 2003 Future and Proposed Proton Decay Projects

Double Beta Decay

A. Barabash September 6, 2003 Nemo-3 Double Beta Decay Experiment: Present Status
S. Pirro September 6, 2003 Preliminary results on double beta decay of 130Te obtained in the first run of the CUORICINO Experiment
S. Yoshida September 6, 2003 CANDLES project for double beta decay of 48-Ca
C. Aalseth September 6, 2003 The Majorana Double beta decay experiment
M. Nomachi September 6, 2003 Double beta decays of 100Mo and MOON
T. Koffas September 6, 2003 EXO for neutrinoless double beta decay in Xenon-136
J. Suhonen September 6, 2003 Nuclear Structure Problems of Double Beta Matrix Elements
F. Danevich September 6, 2003 Double beta decays of Cd and W, and CAMEO project and discovery potential of the future 2 beta decay exeriments
S. Pascoli September 6, 2003 Neutrino-less double beta decays: Neutrino mass spectrum and CP-violation in the lepton sector
K. Zuber September 6, 2003 First Results from COBRA



*September 7*

High Energy Astrophysics - Session II

F. Krennrich September 7, 2003 VERITAS: The Very Energetic Radiation Imaging Telescope Array System
E. Blaufuss September 7, 2003 Results from the Milagro Gamma-Ray Observatory
P. Travnicek September 7, 2003 Detection of Muon Bundles From Cosmic Ray Showers by the DELPHI Experiment
J. Ridky September 7, 2003 Sensitivity of Cherenkov Radiation to the Dynamics of High Energy Cosmic Ray Interactions
F. Donato September 7, 2003 Antiprotons in Cosmic Rays From Neutralino Annihilation
R.W. Springer September 7, 2003 Recent Results from the HiRes Air Fluorescence Experiment
W. Burgett September 7, 2003 Correlation Analysis of the Arrival Directions of the Highest Energy Cosmic Rays
A. Letessier-Selvon September 7, 2003 Status and Neutrino Detection Prospects of the Auger Observatory
J. Hoerandel September 7, 2003 Dissecting the knee: Air shower measurements with KASCADE

Solar and Other Low-Energy Neutrino Physics - Session II

M. Piai September 7, 2003 Precision Neutrino Oscillation Physics with an Intermediate Baseline Reactor Neutrino Experiment
S. Choubey September 7, 2003 Measuring Neutrino Oscillation Parameters with Reactors
K. Heeger September 7, 2003 Reactor Neutrino Measurement of Theta(13)
H. Wong September 7, 2003 Low Energy Neutrino Physics at the Kuo-Sheng Reactor Neutrino Laboratory in Taiwan
F. Juget September 7, 2003 Magnetic moment measurement of the electron antineutrino from the MUNU experiment
S. Pirro September 7, 2003 The Milano electron antineutrino mass experiment
Y. Efremenko September 7, 2003 A Facility for Neutrino-Nucleus Cross Section Measurements at the Spallation Neutron Source
B. Balantekin September 7, 2003 Physics Potential of the Solar Neutrino Experiments
B. Rangaswamy September 7, 2003 Dimensional Deconstruction and Neutrino Physics
C. Lunardini September 7, 2003 Neutrino Oscillations and Many Particle Neutrino Interactions
M. Frigerio September 7, 2003 Structure of neutrino mass matrix and implications for leptogenesis




*September 8*

Atmospheric Neutrinos, Long Baseline Neutrino Experiments, and New Neutrino Beams

S. Palomares-Ruiz September 8, 2003 Atmospheric Neutrinos and n hierarchy
P. Litchfield September 8, 2003 Soudan 2
T. Kafka September 8, 2003 Upward muons Soudan 2
P. Litchfield September 8, 2003 MINOS
M. Campanelli September 8, 2003 HARP
D. Duchesneau September 8, 2003 OPERA
A. Konaka September 8, 2003 JHF to SuperK Neutrino Experiment (JHFnu)
Y. Seo September 8, 2003 A Very Sensitive Measurement of sin(^2)2 Theta(13) Using a Liquid Argon Detector in the NuMI Off-Axis Beam
L. Mosca September 8, 2003 Beta-Beams from CERN to Frejus
K. Hoffman September 8, 2003 Neutrino Factories
M. Selvi September 8, 2003 CNGS Beam Monitor with LVD

Gravity and Gravitational Waves

K. Kokkotas September 8, 2003 Sources of High Frequency Gravitational Waves
C. Cardall September 8, 2003 Core-collapse Supernovae and Gravitational Waves
D. Sigg September 8, 2003 Advanced LIGO
S. Miyoki September 8, 2003 Large Scale Cryogenic Laser Interferometer Gravitational Wave Telescope (LCGT)
M. Cerdonio September 8, 2003 Wide Bandwidth DUAL Acoustic GW Detector
S. Marka September 8, 2003 Escorts to Waves of Gravity: Virtue of Coincident Observation of Energetic Cosmic Events by Traditional and Gravity Wave Observatories

Outreach and Education

B. Winchatz September 8, 2003 Space Science
T. Jordan September 8, 2003 Quarknet: Particle Physics and Outreach
R. Antolini September 8, 2003 Echos of Physics from the Heart of the Mountain
G. Snow September 8, 2003 Education and Public Outreach Activities of the Pierre Auger Observatory and the Cosmic Ray Observatory Project in Nebraska
P. Litchfield September 8, 2003 Mixing Science, History and Art Deep Underground
F. Raab September 8, 2003 Outreach at the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatories
J. Madsen September 8, 2003 Bringing Neutrinos to the Secondary School Classroom


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