Multi-Messenger Astronomy of Cosmic Rays
KIAA, Beijing  April 11-14, 2011



Invited speakers
Social activity


Day 1 – April 11

8:30 Registration

8:55 Greeting: Z. Li

[1] HECR experiments (Chair: Z. Cao)

9:00-9:40 Review of current status: P. Sommers

9:40-10:20 Telescope Array and its prospects: H. Sagawa

Tea/coffee break

10:50-11:20 TeV cosmic ray anisotropy with IceCube: S. Westerhoff

11:20-11:40 JEM-EUSO: A. Neronov

11:40-12:10 Discussion


[2] B and CRs in LSS (Chair: J.C. Wang)

14:00-14:30 B and CR content of clusters, and HE predictions: D. Kushnir

14:30-15:00 Non-thermal particles in galaxy clusters: G. Brunetti

15:00-15:30 Gamma-ray halos associated with CR production: P. Coppi

Tea/coffee break

16:00-16:30 Gamma-ray halos around AGN: A. Neronov

16:30-17:00 TeV Blazars and the Thermal and Magnetic History of the IGM: P. Chang

17:00-17:30 Numerical Propagation of UHECRs: Spectrum, Arrival Direction, Composition: S. Nagataki

17:30-18:00 Discussion (Leader: P. Sommers)


Day 2 – April 12

[3] nu and gamma-experiments (Chair: S.N. Zhang)

9:00-9:40 Review of current HE nu experiments: F. Halzen

9:40-10:20 Review of TeV gamma-ray astronomy: B. Dingus

Group photo - Tea/coffee break

10:50-11:30 Review of space gamma-ray detectors: N. Gehrels

11:30-11:50 Correlation study between UHECRs and Fermi sources: W. Wang

11:50-12:10 Discussion


[4] Galactic sources/SNRs (Chair: Y. Chen)

14:00-14:30 TeV nu from SNR: how to get predictions with error bars: F. Vissani

14:30-15:00 CTA galactic source physics: Y. Gallant

15:00-15:20 The role of hadronic emission around SNR W28: H. Li

Tea/coffee break

15:50-16:20 Observed correlations between cosmic rays and WMAP data: S.N. Zhang

16:20-16:50 TeV Electron and Helium for probing Galactic Accelerators: K. Ioka

16:50-17:10 Discovery of TeV SNR G353.6-0.7/HESS J1731-347 and HI absorption distances to several TeV SNRs: W.W. Tian

17:10-17:30 A consistent interpretation of recent hadronic and leptonic cosmic ray measurements: C. Evoli

17:30-18:00 Discussion (Leader: F. Halzen)


Day 3 – April 13

[5] Current and future HE experiments in China (Chair: H.B. Hu)

9:00-9:30 CR anisotropies in the TeV range: Y. Zhang

9:30-10:00 Spectrum and composition around the knee: J. Huang

10:00-10:30 Gamma ray source search using ARGO-YBJ: S.Z. Chen

Tea/coffee break

11:00-11:30 LHAASO project: Z.G. Yao

11:30-11:50 First detection of extensive air showers by the TREND self-triggering radio experiment: T. Saugrin

11:50-12:10 Discussion


[6] GRBs (Chair: S. Nagataki)

14:00-14:40 High energy overview of GRBs: P. Meszaros

14:40-15:10 Neutrino emission: K. Murase

15:10-15:30 Modeling the high energy emission of GRBs: H.N. He

Tea/coffee break

16:00-16:30 Hadronic models: K. Asano

16:30-16:50 Nearby low-luminosity GRBs as UHECR sources revisited: R.Y. Liu

16:50-17:10 Quark nuggets as heavy cosmic rays: creation and consequences: X.Y. Lai

17:10-18:00 Discussion (Leader: P. Meszaros)

Banquet (18:30, Restaurant QuanJuDe)


Day 4 – April 14

[7] Particle acceleration (Chair: S.M. Liu)

9:00-9:40 Theoretical review: M. Lemoine

9:40-10:10 Numerical simulations- status and inferences: U. Keshet

Tea/coffee break

10:40:-11:10 Particle acceleration in magnetic reconnection: A. Lazarian

11:10-11:40 Transport and acceleration in MHD turbulence: H.R. Yan

11:40-12:10 Discussion


[8] Multi messenger & Discussion (Chair: M. Lemoine)

14:00-14:30 Astrophysical sources of UHECRs and gamma-ray diagnostics: S. Inoue

14:30-15:00 Constraining the emissivity of UHECRs in the distant universe with extragalactic diffuse gamma-ray emission: X.Y. Wang

15:00-15:30 Gravitational Waves, Neutrinos and Photons: Prospects of Comprehensive Multi-Messenger Astronomy: S. Marka

Tea/coffee break

16:00-17:30 Summary discussion

17:30-17:55 Concluding remarks: E. Waxman

** Note that talks are planed for 35+5, 27+3, 17+3 min for talk+questions. There is time for additional discussion at the end of each session.