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KITP Program: The Supernova Gamma-Ray Burst Connection (Jan 9 - Mar 31, 2006)
Coordinators: Chris Fryer, Shri Kulkarni, Ken Nomoto

Time Speaker Title
1/11, 10:00 a.m. Dr. David Branch
University of Oklahoma
Probing the Nature of Type la Supernovae with Spectroscopy[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/12, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Elena Pian
KITP & Trieste
State of the Art of GRB Observations[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/13, 10:00 a.m. Dr. David Branch
University of Oklahoma
Probing the Nature of Type lb/c Supernovae with Spectroscopy[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/17, 10:00 a.m. Discussion Astro/ph Papers
1/18, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Enrico Cappellaro
KITP & Osservatorio Astronomico di Padova
Supernova Rates as a Function of Redshift[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/18, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Evan Scannapieco
KITP
The Type Ia Supernova Rate[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/19, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Istvan Horvath
KITP & BMU
Subgroups of GRBs[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/19, 11:00 a.m. Dr. Asaf Pe'er
KITP & Amsterdam
The Signature of a Wind Reverse Shock on GRB Afterglow[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/24, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Paolo Mazzali
KITP & Trieste
Asphericity in Supernovae[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/25, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Neil Gehrels
GSFC
Gamma Ray Burst Discovery with Swift - Part I: High z GRBs, Afterglows[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/26, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Neil Gehrels
GSFC
Gamma Ray Burst Discovery with Swift - Part II: Short GRBs, Supernovae[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
1/30, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Chris Fryer
KITP & LANL
The Supernova/gamma-ray Burst Connection from the Eyes of a Mechanism Theorist[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
2/01, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Philipp Podsiadlowski
KITP & Oxford
Progenitors of Long Duration GRBs - Discussion[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/01, 10:00 a.m. Mr. Allard-Jan van Marle
KITP & Utrecht
Progenitors of Long Duration GRBs - Discussion Continued[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/02, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Natasha Ivanova
KITP & CITA
Progenitors of Short Duration GRBs - Discussion[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/6-10 Conference: Supernova and Gamma-Ray Burst Remnants[Podcast][Slides][Aud][Cam]
2/14, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Peter Mészáros
PSU
GRB Models in the Light of Swift[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/15, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Avishay Gal-Yam
Caltech
The Hunt for SN Progenitors[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/16, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Keiichi Maeda Nucleosynthesis from Aspherical Explosions[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/21, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Thierry Foglizzo
CEA-Saclay
The Basics of the Advective-Acoustic Instability[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/22, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Peter Nugent
LBL
The Amazing Supernova 1999as[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/23, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Brian Schmidt
ANU
Looking for Unbeamed GRBs Using the SkyMapperTelescope[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
2/28, 10:00 a.m. Informal Discussion TBD
3/01, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Andrew Levan
Leicester
Two Progenitor Types for Short Bursts?[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/02, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Matthias Rheinhardt
(Goettingen)
Dr. Ulrich Geppert
(MPE)
Stable MHD-Equilibria in Young Neutron Stars - Magnetars or Radio Pulsars[Slides][Podcast][Vid][Aud][Cam]
3/06, 12:15 p.m. Dr. Shri Kulkarni
Caltech
Cataclysmic and Catastrophic Cosmic Explosions: The Next Frontier[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
3/07, 10:30 a.m. Dr. Edo Berger
Carnegie Observatory
Host Galaxies of GRBs[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/08, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Alicia Soderberg
Caltech
GRB 060218: A Heavenly Gift for the KITP GRB06 Program[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/15, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Udi Nakar
Caltech
Giant Flares from SGRs and Their Relation to Short GRBs[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/16, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Akira Mizuta
MPA
Collimated Jet or Expanding Outflow: Possible Origins of GRBs and X-Ray Flashes[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/21, 10:00 a.m. Informal Discussion Nucleosynthesis in Stellar Collapse
3/22, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Gail McLaughlin
NC State
Neutrino Emission from Black Hole Accretion Disks[Slides][Podcast][Aud]
3/23, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Rebecca Surman
Union College
Nucleosynthesis from Black Hole Accretion Disks[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/28, 10:00 a.m. Informal Discussion GRB/SN Progenitors
3/29, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Maurice van Putten
MIT
Extra Energies in GRB-Supernovae[Slides][Podcast][Aud]
3/30, 10:00 a.m. Dr. Ed van den Heuvel
University of Amsterdam
Binaries and GRB Progenitors[Slides][Podcast][Aud]

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