Lorentz Center - Galactic Nuclei from 24 Jul 2006 through 28 Jul 2006
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    Galactic Nuclei
    from 24 Jul 2006 through 28 Jul 2006

 
MONDAY July 24

MONDAY July 24

 

09:00-09:30 Registration

09:30-09:40 Welcome and aim of the workshop

 

"Dynamical Modelling and Black Holes - Object Studies"

 

09:40-10:05 Kristen Shapiro - NGC 3379

10:05- 10:30 Nina Nowak NGC4486A

 

10:30-10:45 COFFEE

 

10:45-11:10 Ryan Houghton - NGC 1399 the first SMBH mass derived from AO assisted stellar kinematics

11:10-11:35 John Magorrian Black-Hole Masses from Incontinent Monkeys

11:35-12:00 Nadine Neumayer - Cen A Central gas dynamics with SINFONI

 

12:00-13:30 LUNCH

 

13:30-14:30 Review of actions from 2004

14:30-17:00 Work in groups

 

17:00-18:30 Wine and Cheese Welcome Party

 

 

TUESDAY July 25

 

"Dynamical Modelling and Black Holes - Models and Techniques"

 

09:00-09:25 Jens Thomas - M/L and Dark Matter in early-types

09:25-09:50 Remco van den Bosch - Black Holes from Triaxial Models

09:50-10:15 Glenn van de Ven - Recovering the DF of Triaxial Models

10:15-10:40 Monique Aller SMBH-mass predictor

 

10:40-11:10 COFFEE

 

11:10-11:35 Chung-Pei Ma Major mergers and satellite accretion of elliptical galaxies

11:35:12:00 Mike Boylan-Kolchin Simulations of mergers and accretion onto massive elliptical galaxies

 

12:00-13:30 LUNCH

 

13:30-14:30 Karl Gebhardt / Doug Richstone - Highlights from the recent Santa Fe and Harvard BH meetings

14:30-16:00 Work in groups

 

BOAT TRIP

16:30 Taxis to Leiden harbour

17:00-20:30 Boat trip round the canals and lakes of Leiden, with dinner

 

 

WEDNESDAY July 26

 

"Galaxy Structure and Evolution"

 

09:00-09:45 Tod Lauer - Recent results from HST photometry

09:45-10:30 John Kormendy Surface brightness distributions of galaxies

 

10:30-11:00 COFFEE

 

11:00-11:10 Jesus Falcon-Barroso MDM+HST imaging of the SAUROM sample

11:10-12:00 Group Discussion

 

12:00-13:30 LUNCH

 

13:30-14:00 Eric Emsellem Kinematic classification of early-type galaxies

14:00-14:30 Michele Cappellari Revisiting the V/sigma diagram

 

14:30-17:00 Work in groups

 

 

THURSDAY July 27

 

"Future Challenges and Opportunities"

 

09:00-09:25 Roland Jesseit Comparison of merger simulations with observations

09:25-09:50 Kayhan Gultekin N-body simulations of BHs in star clusters

09:50-10:15 Brian Miller LGS+AO Facilities at 8m Observatories

10:15-10:40 Karl Gebhardt New data on BHs in GCs

 

10:40-11.10 COFFEE

 

11:10-12:00 Pilot studies with AO-assisted IR-IFUs:

- VLT/SINFONI

- Gemini/GNIRS

- Keck/OSIRIS

 

12:00-13:30 LUNCH

 

 

PM General discussion - Collaborative opportunities

 

 

FRIDAY July 28

 

09:30-12:30 Final discussion

PM Departure

 



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