The Reionization History of the Universe

March 8 to 9, 2018

Center for Interdisciplinary Research, ZiF

Bielefeld University



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Thursday, 08.03.2018


09:00   Welcome Tea and Coffee , Short Introduction
09:30 Bram Venemans Illuminating the Dark Ages: Luminous Quasars in the Epoch of Reionisation
10:20 Jens Chluba Understanding the Cosmological Recombination Problem to ~0.1% Precision
11:10   Tea & Coffee Break
11:40 Julien Lesgourgues Reionisation and CMB Anisotropies
12:30   Lunch
13:30 Benedetta Ciardi Theoretical Modelling and Challenging Observations
14:20 Saleem Zaroubi The Status of the LOFAR Epoch of Reionization Project
15:10   Tea & Coffee
15:40 Caroline Heneka 21cm and Lyman Alpha Synergies
16:10 Christos Karoumpis Prospects for Intensive Mapping of the [CII] Fine Structure Line during the Epoch of Reionization
17:00   Discussion
19:00   Dinner at Glückundseligkeit


Friday, 09.03.2018

09:00 Tirthankar Roy Choudhury Observational Constraints on Cosmological Reionization
09:50 Hamsa Padmanabhan Evolution of Baryons in the High-Redshift Universe
10:20   Tea & Coffee
10:50 David Marsh The High-z Universe as a Probe of Warm and Fuzzy Dark Matter
11:40 Subinoy Das Constraints on Dark Matter-Dark Radiation Interaction from Reionization
12:30   Lunch
13.30   Discussion
15:00 END