Scientific Program

The duration (including 5 min for questions and discussion) of contributed oral reports will be 20 min, invited reports - 30 min, invited reviews - 40 min. The posters should be in the A0 format and will be posted during the first day of the workshop and removed during the last day.


Monday,    July 3, 2006

10:00-10:10 Sunyaev Welcome (10 min)
10:10-10:30 Winkler INTEGRAL - overview and current status (20 min)
A. Electron-Positron Annihilation
10:30-11:00 Knoedlseder Imaging the gamma-ray sky with SPI/INTEGRAL (30 min)
11:00-11:20 Weidenspointner The sky distribution of 511 keV positron annihilation line emission (20 min)
11:50-12:20 Churazov Electron-positron annihilation emission of the Galaxy (30 min)
12:20-12:40 Jean Spectral analysis of the Galactic positron-electron annihilation emission measured with SPI/INTEGRAL (20 min)
12:40-13:20 Smith Highlights from RHESSI (40 min)
14:20-14:40 Dogiel On the origin of annihilation emission from the Galactic center (20 min)
14:40-15:00 Guessoum Microquasars contribution to the galactic positron annihilation radiation (20 min)
B. Gamma-Ray Lines and Nucleosynthesis
15:00-15:40 Janka Stellar explosions and compact object mergers as sources of heavy elements and gamma-ray bursts (40 min)
15:40-16:10 Diehl Al-26 in the Galaxy (30 min)
16:10-16:30 Wang SPI observations of Fe-60 lines in the Galaxy (20 min)
17:00-17:20 Flanagan A Chandra update: chemical composition and shock structure in supernova remnants (20 min)
17:20-17:40 Renaud INTEGRAL observations of young Galactic supernova remnants (20 min)
17:40-18:00 Iyudin Multiwavelength appearance of Vela Jr.: Is it up to expectations? (20 min)
18:30-21:00 Welcome Cocktail
Tuesday,    July 4, 2006

09:30-09:50 Hartmann Tracing Galactic star formation with radioactivities (20 min)
C. Galactic Continuum Emission and CXB
09:50-10:10 Moskalenko Modeling of the Galactic diffuse continuum gamma-ray emission (20 min)
10:10-10:40 Revnivtsev Origin of the Galactic ridge X-ray emission: puzzle solved? (30 min)
10:40-11:00 Krivonos INTEGRAL/IBIS observation of the Galactic ridge X-ray emission (20 min)
11:30-11:50 Frontera The cosmic hard X-ray (>15 keV) background with the PDS instrument aboard BeppoSAX (20 min)
11:50-12:20 Sunyaev INTEGRAL measurement of the CXB. Earth observation (30 min)
D. Extragalatic Objects, Surveys
12:20-12:40 Bassani INTEGRAL/IBIS Extragalactic survey: 20-100 keV selected AGN (20 min)
12:40-13:00 Beckmann The hard X-ray luminosity function of INTEGRAL detected AGN (20 min)
13:00-13:20 Sazonov Statistics of local hard X-ray selected AGN: contribution of obscured accretion onto supermassive black holes (20 min)
14:20-15:00 Murray Mapping the Cosmic Web with X-ray selected AGN from the Chandra XBootes Survey (40 min)
15:00-15:40 Forman Shocks, bubbles, and filaments: the effects of supermassive black hole outbursts in M87 (40 min)
15:40-16:00 Stern Runaway electromagnetic cascade in shear flows and high energy radiation of astrophysical jets (20 min)
16:00-16:20 Kocharovsky The converter acceleration mechanism and accompanying radiation in relativistic shocks or shear flows (20 min)
E. Our Galaxy (Nucleus, Populations of Sources, IGRs)
16:50-17:20 Belanger What we have learnt about the GC in two years of INTEGRAL observations (30 min)
17:20-17:40 Nakazawa Hard X-ray view from initial half year observations of Suzaku (20 min)
17:40-18:00 Kokubun Hard X-ray view of the Milky Way Galaxy obtained with the HXD onboard Suzaku (20 min)
18:00-18:20 Kuulkers An unshrouded view of our lively Galactic Bulge (20 min)
18:20-18:40 Bodaghee Population studies of INTEGRAL sources (20 min)
Wednesday,    July 5, 2006

09:30-09:50 Lutovinov Population of HMXB in the Galaxy (20 min)
09:50-10:10 Chaty Multi-wavelength observations revealing the obscured high-energy systems (20 min)
10:10-10:30 Grebenev Fast X-ray transients observed with INTEGRAL (20 min)
10:30-10:50 Negueruela Characterization of Supergiant Fast X-ray Transients as a class (20 min)
11:20-12:00 Hofmann The Galaxy viewed with HESS (40 min)
12:00-12:40 Springel Cosmic rays in simulations of structure formation (40 min)
12:40-21:00 Lunch and excursions
Thursday,    July 6, 2006

F. X-Ray Binaries (Black Holes)
09:30-09:50 Rodriguez An integral monitoring of GRS1915+105: simultaneous observations with INTEGRAL, RXTE, the Ryle, GMRT (20 min)
09:50-10:10 Cherepashchuk INTEGRAL observations of SS433: Analysis of precessional and orbital hard X-ray periodicities (20 min)
10:10-10:30 Takahashi Suzaku broadband observations of Galactic black hole binaries (20 min)
10:30-10:50 Titarchuk Power spectra of black holes and neutron stars as a probe of accretion hydrodynamics. Diffusion theory and its application to INTEGRAL and RXTE observations of Cyg X-1 (20 min)
10:50-11:10 Arefiev X-ray variability and viscous time scale in X-ray binaries (20 min)
G. X-Ray Binaries (Neutron Stars)
11:40-12:10 Ubertini An INTEGRAL view on X-ray bursters (30 min)
12:10-12:30 Farinelli Average hard X-ray emission from neutron star LMXBs: a view with INTEGRAL (20 min)
12:30-12:50 Mitani Study of hard X-ray emission from accreting neutron star binaries with Swift BAT (20 min)
12:50-13:10 Kreykenbohm Accreting X-ray pulsars observed with INTEGRAL (20 min)
13:10-13:30 Tsygankov Pulse profiles and cyclotron line energy dependence on X-ray pulsars luminosity (20 min)
14:30-14:50 Falanga Accreting X-ray millisecond pulsars observed with INTEGRAL (20 min)
14:50-15:10 Chakrabarty Intermediate-field 'centisecond' pulsars: an obscured population awaiting discovery? (20 min)
H. Isolated Compact Stars: AXPs and Young Pulsars
15:10-15:40 Yakovlev Strange or even stranger stars (30 min)
15:40-16:10 den Hartog Lastest INTEGRAL results on hard X-ray characteristics of AXP (30 min)
16:10-16:30 Rafikov Double pulsar: high and low energy emission puzzles (20 min)
I. Magnetars/SGRs and Gamma-Ray Bursts
17:00-17:40 Gehrels Highlights from SWIFT (40 min)
17:40-18:10 Gotz INTEGRAL and magnetars (30 min)
18:30-22:00 Dinner
20:00-22:00 van den Heuvel After dinner speach (40 min)
Friday,    July 7, 2006

09:30-09:50 Alpar A review on fallback disks and magnetars (20 min)
09:50-10:20 Greiner Highlights on afterglows and prospects for the future (30 min)
10:20-10:50 Hanlon Gamma-ray bursts detected by INTEGRAL (30 min)
10:50-11:10 Castro-Tirado Multiwavelength observations of GRBs detected by INTEGRAL (20 min)
11:40-12:10 Ruffini The role of GRB 031203 in clarifying the astrophysical GRB scenario (30 min)
12:10-12:30 McBreen Spectral and polarisation properties of GRB 041219 (20 min)
12:30-12:50 Kazanas The `Nuclear Pile' GRB model: spectro-temporal properties of prompt GRB emission (20 min)
12:50-13:10 Tamagawa GRB observations with Suzaku Wide-band All-sky Monitor (20 min)
13:10-13:30 (TBD) Concluding remarks (TBC) (20 min)

* Duration of reports includes 5 minutes for discussion


  1. Antonelli, The REM Telescope: a ground based facility to monitor high energy sources [J] (TBC)
  2. Bagchi, Strange star properties with a medium dependence in gluons at finite [H] (TBC)
  3. Balman, The time average broadband spectra of LMXB dippers observed with INTEGRAL [G]
  4. Bikmaev, Sakhibullin, Optical identifications of INTEGRAL/RXTE sources with 1.5-m optical telescope RTT150 [D]
  5. Blay, SAX J2103.5+4545: bright and faint states characterized with INTEGRAL [G]
  6. Blay, The nature of the system 4U 2206+54, a multiwavelength approach [G]
  7. Bogomolov, The image reconstruction modeling in the space experiment with wide-field gamma-ray telescope with the use of INTEGRAL sky maps [J]
  8. Bottacini, INTEGRAL observations of the blazar 3C 279 during the `Deep Extragalactic Survey' [D]
  9. Brandt, X-ray bursts observed with JEM-X [G]
  10. Brandt, INTEGRAL Observations of XTE J1739-285 [G]
  11. Caballero, Pulse period history of A 0535+26 [G]
  12. Caballero-Garcia, Domingo, ToO observations of GRO J1655-40 in outburst [F]
  13. Caliskan, Search for redshifted 2.2 MeV line from 4U 1820-30 [B]
  14. Camero-Arranz, Long-term frequency history of the Be/X-binary system SAX J2103.5+4545 [G]
  15. Camero-Arranz, The Scutum Galactic arm survey [E]
  16. Capitanio, Monitoring of transient black hole candidates observed in the INTEGRAL survey [F]
  17. Chardonnet, On the GRB 031203 spectra [I] (TBC)
  18. Chelovekov, Hard X-ray bursts registered by the IBIS/INTEGRAL telescope in 2003-2004 [G]
  19. Cheng, Electron-positron annihilation lines from the Galactic Center [A] (TBC)
  20. Chernyakova, 3C273 at its lowest: X-ray gamma ray and multiwavelength observations between 2003 and 2005 [D]
  21. Collmar, Multifrequency observations of the blazar 3C 279 centered on an INTEGRAL ToO Pointing in 2006 [D]
  22. Cordier, Search for MeV Gamma-ray emission from the Galaxy with SPI [B]
  23. Courvoisier, The INTEGRAL Science Centre [E]
  24. D`Amico, Infrared observations of IGR J16320-4751 and IGR J16358-4756 [E]
  25. Del Santo, First high energy study of the mysterious source 1E1743.1-2843 [G]
  26. Del Santo, Long term monitoring of the BHC 1E 1740.7-2942 [F]
  27. Deluit, INTEGRAL contribution to the AGNs study [D]
  28. Deluit, INTEGRAL/SPI view of the hard X/gamma-ray emission of a sample of X-ray binaries: hard tail extension and emission processes associated [E]
  29. De Rosa, Absorbed AGN discovered by INTEGRAL [D] (TBC)
  30. Di Cocco, IBIS/PICSIT status and scientific highlights [F]
  31. Diehl, Imaging Galactic gamma-ray emission with SPI [C]
  32. Dokuchaev, Dark matter annihilation in the Galaxy [A]
  33. Dolan, 1-8 MeV photometry of pulsars [H]
  34. Enoto, Wide-band study of X-ray pulsars with Suzaku (20 min) [G]
  35. Eroshenko, Small-scale DM structures in the Galactic halo [A]
  36. Ferrigno, INTEGRAL observation of 4U 0115+634 in outburst [G]
  37. Ferrigno, Similarities and differences in high mass X-ray binary pulsar pulse profiles [G]
  38. Filippova, Hard spectra of X-ray pulsars from INTEGRAL data [G]
  39. Finger, A search for gamma-ray burst polarization using the IBIS Compton mode data [I]
  40. Fiocchi, Detection of a hard tail in the spectrum of the low mass X-ray Binary 4U 1636-53 with INTEGRAL [G]
  41. Fiocchi, First detection of Compton reflection in the low-mass X-ray Binary 4U 1705-44 with INTEGRAL [G]
  42. Forot, INTEGRAL observation of the pulsar wind nebula powered by the pulsar PSR B1509-58 [H]
  43. Fritz, The broad band spectrum of Cygnus X-1 [F]
  44. Gillard, Transport of positrons in the interstellar medium [A]
  45. Gnedin, Near infrared and radio observations of relativistic objects at telescopes AZT-24 GAO RAS and RTF-32 IPA RAS [G]
  46. Guziy, Comparison of two hypernovae GRB 030329/SN 2003dh and GRB060218/SN 2006aj [I]
  47. Grafutin, Prokopiev, Research of positron states in space plasma [A]
  48. Grebenev, IGR J17098-3828: an X-ray Nova discovered by INTEGRAL [F]
  49. Hajdas, Observations of the initial spike from the SGR1806-20 giant flare with INTEGRAL and PROBA1 SREM instruments [I]
  50. Hajdas, RHESSI instrumental limits on measurements of linear photon polarization from GRBs, SGRs and Solar Flares [I]
  51. Harutyunyan, Observational manifestations of superdense stars containing quark matter [H] (TBC)
  52. Harris, High resolution gamma-line spectroscopy of flares on the east and west limbs of the Sun [B]
  53. Hartmann, Particle acceleration magnetic field generation and emission from relativistic jets and supernova remnants [D]
  54. Hartmann, GRMHD simulations of jet formation by using a newly developed GRMHD code [D]
  55. Hjalmarsdotter, The nature of the hard state of Cygnus X-3 [F]
  56. Hjalmarsdotter, INTEGRAL observes GRS 1915+105 [F]
  57. Hjalmarsdotter, Modelling of ISGRI light curves of Cyg X-3 [F]
  58. Hjalmarsdotter, The boundary (spreading) layer of GX9+9 [G]
  59. Hudec, Identification and analysis of INTEGRAL sources with Sonneberg Field Patrol [F] (TBC)
  60. Hudec, INTEGRAL and cataclysmic variables [G] (TBC)
  61. Hudec, INTEGRAL and Blazars [D] (TBC)
  62. Hudec, High energy astrophysics with LOBSTER [J] (TBC)
  63. Ibragimov, Superorbital variability in Cyg X-1 galactic black hole source [F]
  64. Jean, Positron annihilation radiation fluxes light curves and spectra from misaligned microquasars [A]
  65. Joinet, GX339-4 and H1743-322 observed by SPI/INTEGRAL during a state transition [F]
  66. Kalemci, SN 1006 with INTEGRAL [B]
  67. Kalemci, Polarization measurement of GRB 041219 with SPI [I]
  68. Karasev, INTEGRAL and RXTE observation of the fast X-ray transient XTE1901+014 [F]
  69. Khamitov, Photometry and spectroscopy of IGR J21247+5058 radiogalaxy with RTT150 [D]
  70. Klochkov, INTEGRAL observations of Her X-1 [G]
  71. Knodlseder, GRI: The Gamma-Ray Imager mission [J]
  72. Kocharovsky, The self-consistent current sheets and filaments in relativistic astrophysical jets [D]
  73. Krasnobaev, Luminosity response of an X-ray source on variations of the stellar wind parameters [G]
  74. Kretschmar, Pulse phase resolved spectroscopy of INTEGRAL observations of Vela X-1 [G]
  75. Kubanek, Bright optical flash from GRB 060117 - an example of event detected with OMC class camera [I]
  76. Kubanek, Access to INTEGRAL data through Virtual Observatory: scientific motivation and recent status [J]
  77. Lipunov, Follow up optical GRBs observations by MASTER [I] (TBC)
  78. Lonjou, Status of the INTEGRAL/IBIS 511 keV line analysis [A]
  79. Lukomskiy, Improved logarithmic counter description for intensive flows [J]
  80. Lund, JEM-X status after 3 years in space [J]
  81. Malizia, SWIFT-XRT follow-up observations of INTEGRAL AGNs [D] (TBC)
  82. Malzac, A mini-state transition in Cygnus X-1 [F]
  83. Mandal, Spectral fit of Cygnus X-1 in high energies - a self-consistant study [F] (TBC)
  84. Marcinkowski, Extremely hard gamma-ray spectra of the GRBs detected with INTEGRAL [I]
  85. Marcinkowski, First catalogue of the INTEGRAL off-axis gamma-ray burts [I]
  86. Martin, Search for the 44Ti lines in Cas A with INTEGRAL/SPI [B]
  87. Martinez-Nunez, Cygnus X-3 INTEGRAL observations: understanding the high-energy nature of the system [F]
  88. Mas-Hesse, The Optical Monitoring Camera onboard INTEGRAL [J]
  89. Masetti, New results on optical identification of INTEGRAL sources [E]
  90. Misra, Optical observations and multiband modelling of the afterglow of GRB 041006 [I] (TBC)
  91. Moskalenko, Attenuation of VHE gamma rays by the anisotropic Galactic radiation field [C]
  92. Munz, Search for weak and transient sources in INTEGRAL archive [E]
  93. Natalucci, INTEGRAL observation of three compact sources in the Sagittarius Arm region [E]
  94. Pavlinsky, `Spectrum-RG/eROSITA/Lobster' astropysical mission [J]
  95. Phlips, Silicon pixel detectors for the Spectrum-RG/eROSITA/Lobster ART coded mask telescopes [J] (TBC)
  96. Postnov, Modeling of X-ray pulse profiles of Her X-1 [G]
  97. Pozanenko, Observation of optical GRB afterglow with CIS network in 2002-2005 [I]
  98. Predehl, The eROSITA instrument aboard SRG [J]
  99. Risquez, Domingo, Optical observations of high energy sources [E]
  100. Sanchez-Fernandez, X-ray bursting sources in the Galactic Bulge region [E]
  101. Schanne, Type Ia supernova rate in the Galactic bulge and central molecular zone [B]
  102. Schanne, INTEGRAL observations of the Vela region focussing on Vela X-1 [G]
  103. Schanne, Search for 1809 keV gamma-ray emission from 26Al decays in the Vela region with INTEGRAL/SPI [B]
  104. Schoenherr, Cyclotron line features of magnetized accreting neutron stars [G]
  105. Segreto, A tool for phase resolved spectroscopy of sources observed with ISGRI [G]
  106. Seifina, INTEGRAL observations of X-ray transient GS1843+009 during 2003-2005 activity events [G]
  107. Shtykovskiy, High mass X-ray binaries and recent star formation history of the host galaxy [E]
  108. Sizun, On the injection energies of positrons at the Galactic centre [A]
  109. Smith, X-ray observations of supergiant fast X-ray transients [E]
  110. Staubert, Long-term change of the cyclotron line energy in Her X-1 [G]
  111. Stephen, Using the correlation between ISGRI survey results and other catalogues to help in source identification [E]
  112. Strobl, Robotic observations of INTEGRAL sources in optical light [E]
  113. Tarana, INTEGRAL spectral variations study of the LMXB 4U 1820-30: first detection of hard X-ray emission [G]
  114. Tarana, High energy behaviour of the LMXB XB 1832-33 [G]
  115. Tatischeff, Delayed X- and gamma-ray line emission from Solar flare radioactivity [B]
  116. Terada, A high-sensitive Suzaku observation of possible non-thermal emission from a white dwarf [H]
  117. Torrejon, The optical counterpart to the High Mass X-ray Binary IGR J11435-6109 [G]
  118. Trushkin, Recent radio monitoring of microquasars with RATAN-600 radio telescope [F]
  119. Tsang, Brightness temperature and circular polarisation in extra-galactic radio sources [D]
  120. Virgilli, INTEGRAL/ISGRI study of serendipity sources identified with PDS on-board BeppoSAX [E] (TBC)
  121. von Kienlin, The nature of SNR RX J0852-4622/GRO J0852-4642 [B]
  122. Weidenspointner, MGGPOD Version 1.1: a Monte Carlo suite for gamma ray astronomy [J]
  123. Westergaard, Chenevez, A JEM-X catalog of X-ray Sources [E]
  124. Wunderer, Searching for millisecond flares in INTEGRAL GRBs [I]
  125. Wunderer, Adding hard X-ray imaging capabilities to a Compton Telescope [J]
  126. Wunderer, The Advanced Compton Telescope Mission [J]
  127. Zakharov, Measuring parameters of supermassive black holes with space missions [D]
  128. Ziolkowski, Photometric search for black holes in DORMANT X-ray transients [F]
  129. Zolotarev, The new quick decoders for noisy space channels [J]

** TBC posters should be confirmed during final registration