Neutrino Sciences 2005

Neutrino Geophysics Talks Posted

Honolulu, Hawaii

December 14-16, 2005

Click on the talk title to review the abstract. Click on the ".ppt" or ".pdf" to get the presentation.

Conference Agenda

Wednesday, 14 December 2005

7:45-8:30 All participants--- Coffee and pastries.

Opening Address
8:30-8:40 University Welcome--- t.b.a.
8:40-9:00 Introduction
(.ppt) (.pdf) --- John Learned

Session 1: Scientific Setting (morning)
Chairperson: John Learned
9:00-9:35 Can the future of neutrino physics compare with its past? (.pdf) --- Shelly Glashow (Boston)

9:35-10:20 Geochemistry (.ppt) (.pdf) --- William McDonough (Maryland)
10:20-10:35 Break
Chairperson: t.b.a.
10:35-11:15 Geophysics (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Barbara Romanowicz (Berkeley)
11:15-12:00 Earth energetics and geomagnetism (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Bruce Buffett (U. Chicago)
12:00-1:00 Lunch

Session 2: Earth Heat and Neutrinos (afternoon)
Chairperson: t.b.a.
1:00-1:45 Terrestrial heat flow (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Seth Stein (Northwestern)
1:45-2:30 Potassium in the Core (.ppt) (.pdf) --- V. Rama Murthy (Minnesota)
2:30-3:15 Georeactor hypothesis (.doc) --- R.D. Schuiling (Netherlands)
3:15-3:30 Break
Chairperson: Raju Raghavan
3:30-4:15 Geo-neutrino reference model and uncertainties (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Fabio Mantovani (Siena)
4:15-5:00 Geo-neutrino source model (.pdf) --- Eligio Lisi (INFN)
5:00-6:00 Open Discussion
6:00-8:00 Reception

Thursday, 15 December 2005

8:30-9:00 Coffee and pastries.

Session 3: Neutrino Measurements I (morning)
Chairperson: Steve Dye
9:00-9:40 Geo-neutrinos: experimental status (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Sanshiro Enomoto (Tohoku)
9:40-10:15 Geo-reactor neutrinos: experimental status (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Jelena Maricic (Hawaii)
10:15-10:30 Break
Chairperson: Giorgio Gratta
10:30-11:05 Neutrino direction measurement (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Mikhail Batygov (Tennessee)
11:05-11:40 EARTH (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Rob de Meijer (KVI)
11:40-12:15 Potassium neutrino detection (.ppt) --- Mark Chen (Queens)
12:15-1:30 Lunch

Session 4: Neutrino Measurements II (afternoon)
Chairperson: Sandip Pakvasa
1:30-2:05 Geo-neutrinos in Borexino (.ppt) --- Marco Giammarchi (INFN Milano)
2:05-2:40 HSD (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Raju Raghavan (VTI)
2:40-3:15 Hanohano (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Stephen Dye (UH/HPU)
3:15-3:30 Break
Chaiperson: Shige Matsuno
3:30-4:05 LENA (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Kathrin Hochmuth (Muenchen)
4:05-4:40 Scintillation SNO (.ppt) --- Mark Chen (Queens)
4:40-5:15 Neutron background and possibility for shallow experiments (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Tadao Mitsui (Tohoku)
5:15-6:00 Open Discussion
6:00-8:00 Banquet

Friday, 16 December 2005

8:30-9:00 Coffee and pastries.

Session 5: Experimental challenges (morning)
Chairperson: Manuel Drees
9:00-9:40 Neutrino tomography (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Walter Winter (Princeton)
9:40-10:15 Other physics with geoneutrino detectors (.pdf) --- Manfred Lindner (Muenchen)
10:15-10:30 Break
Chairperson: Gary Varner
10:30-11:05 Coherent neutrino detection (will be posted soon) --- Juan Collar (U. Chicago)
11:05-11:40 Scintillating oils and compatible materials for next generation nuebar detectors (.ppt) --- Thierry Lasserre (CEA/DSM/DAPNIA)
11:40-12:15 Photosensors for huge-area detectors (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Daniel Ferenc (UC Davis)
12:15-1:30 Lunch

Session 6: Nuclear Monitoring and Workshop Summary: (afternoon)
Chairperson: Jeremy Wilhemy
1:30-2:05 Nuclear monitoring: Near Field (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Adam Bernstein (LLNL)
2:05-2:40 Nuclear monitoring: Far field (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Gene Guillian (Hawaii)
2:40-3:15 Neutrinos and non-proliferation in Europe (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Michel Cribier (Saclay)
3:15-3:30 Break
Chairperson: Klauss Keil
3:30-4:30 Geology Summary (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Norman Sleep (Stanford)
4:30-5:30 Physics Summary (.ppt) (.pdf) --- Atsuto Suzuki (Tohoku)
6:00- Party

Poster Presentations

Poster presentation of BAKSAN experiment

Submission of Papers

Speakers are invited to submit their talks in manuscript for publication in conference proceedings. Published papers are refereed articles. Manuscripts, which are due March 1, 2006, should be about ten pages in length. Papers less than four pages can not be published. Color figures are not supported.

Conference Proceedings

Invited papers to be published.

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