2nd ILIAS-GW Meeting, October 24th and 25th, Palma de Mallorca


Updated agenda – Oct. 18th 2005


Monday, October 24th

9:00 – 9:05 Welcome remarks (A.M. Sintes, F. Muñoz)

Overview on ILIAS, OPTICON and RADIONET

9:05 – 9:15 Status of ILIAS (G. Cagnoli)
9:15 – 09:30 ILIAS-GW and the other FP6 Projects (R. Flaminio)
09:30 – 09:50 Gravitational wave sources: N6 activity report (K. Kokkotas)
09:50 – 10:10 OPTICON and ILIAS-GW (J. Seiradakis)
10:10 – 10:30 RADIONET and ILIAS-GW (A. Faulkner)

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

GWA-WG1 session (11:00 – 13:00)

11:00 – 11:20 Summary and Plans for the WG1 activity (H.Grote)
11:20 – 11:35 Status of the Virgo detector (M. Barsuglia)
11:35 – 11:50 Status of the GEO detector (H.Lueck)
11:50 – 12:05 Status of the Auriga detector (L.Taffarello)
12:05 – 12:25 The windmills project (I. Fiori)
12:25 – 12:45 Discussion


13:00 – 14:30 Lunch


GWA–WG2 session (14:30 - 16:30)

14:30 – 14:50 Summary and Plans for the WG2 activity (G.A. Prodi, B.S. Sathyaprakash)

Reports about existing network data analysis projects
14:50 – 15:05 IGEC-2 (M.Visco)
15:05 – 15:20 Virgo-LIGO activity (A.Vicere)
15:20 – 15:35 Auriga-LIGO activity (F.Salemi)
15:35 – 15:50 Virgo-Bars: burst and short transients (G.Guidi)
15:50 – 16:05 Virgo-Bars: stochastic background (G.Cella)
16:05 – 16:20 Network analysis with null-stream (A.Parameswaran)
16:20 – 16:30 Discussion

16:30 – 17:00 Coffee break

GWA–WG3 session (17:00 - 19:00)

17:00 – 17:20 Summary and Plans for the WG3 activity (M.Punturo, H.Lueck)
17:20 – 17:40 Advanced Virgo Project: status of the white paper (M.Punturo)
17:40 – 18:00 GEO-HF (H.Lueck)
18:00 – 18:20 Future plans for resonant detectors (V.Fafone)
18:20 – 18:40 Results of the ESF Workshop in Perugia
18:40 – 19:00 Discussion about FP7 (R.Flaminio)

21:00 Conference Dinner: Rte. Club Nautico de Pescadores

Tuesday October 25th

STREGA - session on Advanced Material (09:00 – 12:45)

09:00 – 09:20 Research on superconducting RF cavity (M3, R. Parodi)

09:20 – 09:40 Cosmic rays effects in Gravitational Wave detectors (M6, G. Mazzitelli)

09:40 – 10:00 Materials for advanced resonators (M2, J-P. Zendri)

10:00 – 10:30 Status and planning on coatings research (M4, S.Rowan)

Perugia contribution (F.Travasso)

10:30 – 10:45 Discussion


10:45 – 11:15 Coffee Break


11:15 – 12:15 Silicon as material for 3rd Generation detectors (G. Cagnoli)
Optical properties (M1, V. Loriette)
R&D activity in Glasgow (M1, M5, S. Reid)
R&D activity in Virgo (M1, M5, F. Cottone)
Discussion

12:15 – 12:45 R&D activity in Jena (R. Nawrodt)


12:45 – 14:30 Lunch


STREGA - session on Cryogenic (14:30 – 16:15)

14:30 – 14:50 Ultracryogenics for Advanced Resonators (C2, G. Frossati)

14:50 – 15:10 Last stage suspensions (C1, F. Ricci)

15:10 – 15:30 Cryogenic seismic isolations (C3, R. Passaquieti)

15:30 – 16:00 LCGT and CLIO: R&D on cryogenics (S. Miyoki)

16:00 – 16:15 Discussion


16:15 – 16:45 Coffee Break


STREGA - session on Thermal noise studies (16:45 – 18:00)

16:45 – 17:05 Direct measurement of thermoelastic noise (T1, M. Plissi)

17:05 – 17:25 Update on the phoelastic effect investigation (T2, F. Marin)

17:25 – 17:45 Activity report on selective readouts (T3, P. Falferi)

17:45 – 18:00 Discussion

STREGA Steering Committee Meeting (18:00 – 18:30)