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Scientific Program (final)

Day 1: Monday, April 19

9:00
Registration 30
(chair: Josh Grindlay)

9:30 Kawai Opening Remarks (pptx) 15
Overview of the Status

9:45 Gehrels Recent Progress on GRBs with Swift (pdf) 30
10:15 Kouveliotou The current status of observations with the Fermi/Gamma ray Burst Monitor (GBM) (pdf) 30


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11:15 Ohno Fermi Observations of Gamma-ray Bursts (ppt) 15
11:30 Meszaros Theory of the prompt and high-energy gamma-ray emission in GRBs (pdf) 30
12:00 Sakamoto Second BAT GRB catalog: Prompt Emission Properties of Swift GRBs (ppt) 15
12:15 Yonetoku The Spectral Epeak-Luminosity and the Epeak-Eiso Relation: the Origin of Dispersion and Its Improvement (pptx) 15
12:30 Margutti How to get a flare out of a prompt pulse (part I) (pptx) 15
12:45 Ioka Hot Relics in GRB Photospheres and GeV Photon Delay (pptx) 15


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(chair: Michitoshi Yoshida)

Ancient Universe (1)

14:30 Tanvir The highest redshift GRBs and their host galaxies (ppt) 30
15:00 Fynbo (sub. Thoene) High-z Galaxies and GRBs (ppt) 20
15:20 Salvaterra GRB 090423 and the high-z GRBs as a New Tool to study the Reionization Epoch (ppt) 25
15:45 Belczynski On The Origin Of The Highest Redshift Gamma-Ray Bursts (pdf) 15


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16:30 Fan Probing Cosmic Evolution with the Most Distant Quasars (ppt) 30
25:00 Yamada High-redshift Galaxies and GRB (pdf) 30
25:30 Mori Metal Enrichment in a Supernova-dominated High-z Galaxies (pptx) 30




Day 2: Tuesday, April 20

(chair: Atsu Yoshida)

Progenitors and Engine (1)

9:00 Nomoto Diversity of Supernovae and Its Relation to First Stars and GRBs (pdf) 30
9:30 Soderberg A Holistic View of the GRB-SN Connection (pdf) 30
10:45 Yoon Models of long GRB progenitors (pdf) 30
10:30 Nagataki GRB-SN Connection: Central Engine of Long GRBs and Explosive Nucleosynthesis (ppt) 15


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11:15 McKinney Simulations of Magnetized Disks Around Black Holes: Effects of Black Hole Spin, Disk Thickness, and Magnetic Field Geometry (ppt) 30
11:45 Thompson Millisecond Magnetars as GRB Central Engines (ppt)
30
12:15 Iwakiri Timing analysis of unusual GRB 090709A observed by Suzaku Wide-band All-sky Monitor (ppt) 15
12:30 Sekiguchi Formation of Black hole-Disk System via PopIII Stellar Core Collapse in Full General Relativity (ppt) 15


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(chair: Kunihito Ioka)

Ancient Universe (2)

14:30 Umemura First Stars and GRBs, and their Cosmological Impacts (ppt) 30
15:00 Yoshida The First Stars (pdf) 30
15:30 Omukai Low-metallicity star formation and Pop III-II transition (ppt) 30
16:00 Whalen The Observational Signatures of the First Cosmic Explosions (ppt) 15


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16:45 Takada Subaru Hyper Suprime Cam Survey (pdf) 30
25:15 Kohno Millimeter/Submillimeter Studies of High-redshift Galaxies (ppt) 30
25:45 Inoue Deciphering the Ancient Universe with the High-Energy Gamma-ray and X-ray Emission from GRBs (ppt) 15




Day 3 Wednesday, April 21

(chair: Luigi Piro)

Short GRBs

9:00 Troja Precursor Activity in Short GRBs (pdf) 15
9:15 Cui Revisited Progenitors of Short Gamma-Ray Burst from Offsets to their Host Galaxies (pdf) 15
9:30 Fruchter The Locations of Short Bursts: Implications for the Nature of Progenitors (pdf) 15
9:45 D'Avanzo GRB 090205: a Rest-Frame Short Duration GRB Hosted in a Ly-alpha Emitter at z=4.65 (ppt) 15
Afterglows

10:00 Greiner GROND observations of GRBs (ppt) 30


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11:00 Racusin Afterglow Population Studies from Swift Follow-up Observations of Fermi LAT GRBs (pdf) 15
11:15 Panaitescu Afterglow Physics (pdf) 30
11:45 MacFadyen Afterglow Lightcurves from High Resolution Multi-dimensional Simulations (pdf) 30
Poster Prize

12:15 Reviewers Poster Prize Announcement (ppt) 15


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Day 4: Thursday, April 22

(chair: Antonio de Ugarte Postigo)
Environments and Hosts

9:00 D'Elia X_Shooter spectroscopy of the GRB090926A afterglow (ppt) 15
9:15 Jakobsson Low-Resolution Spectroscopy of Gamma-ray Burst Optical Afterglows: Biases in the Swift Sample (ppt) 15
9:30 Perley Observations of Cosmic Dust Evolution Using GRB Afterglows: The 2255-Angstrom Carrier at z~3 and Supernova Dust at z~5 (pdf) 15
9:45 Hashimoto "Dark" GRB 080325 in a Dusty Massive Galaxy at $z sim 2$ (ppt) 15
10:00 Vergani New Insights on GRB Host Galaxies from X-shooter Observations (pdf) 15
Progenitors and Engine (2)

10:15 Umeda On the progenitors of GRBs (pdf) 30


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11:15 Nagao Observational Searches for High-z Galaxies Hosting Population III Stars (pdf) 30
11:45 Suwa First Gamma-Ray Bursts and Afterglows Imprinting Population III Progenitor Structure (pdf) 15
Prompt Emission (1)

12:00 Dermer Recent Progress in Theoretical Understanding of GRBs from Fermi LAT and GBM Results (ppt) 30
12:30 Asano Extra Spectral Components due to Hadronic Cascade (ppt) 15
12:45 All Photograph 15


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(chair: Xiang-Yu Wang)


Missions and observatories

14:30 Kawai Observing Gamma-ray bursts with ASTRO-H (pdf) 15
14:45 Greco Wide-field monitoring strategy for the study of fast optical transients (pdf) 15
15:00 Roming Probing the High Redshift Universe with JANUS (pdf) 25
15:25 Grindlay GRB Probes of the Early Universe and First Black Holes to EXIST (ppt) 25


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(chair: Yong-Yeon Keum)

16:20 Piro Xenia: Tracing the evolution of small and large scale structures with GRBs (pptx) 15
16:35 Park A New Space Mission UFFO (Ultra-Fast Flash Observatory) for Early Photons from GRB (pdf) 15
16:50 Matsuhara High-redshift Science Potentials of Next-generation Space Infrared Space Telescope SPICA (pdf) 25
25:15 Tanimori Observational Possibility on the Early GRBs using a Gaseous Electron Tracking Compton Camera with a Wide Band from Soft X-rays to Medium Energy Gamma Rays (ppt) 15
19:00
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Day 5: Friday, April 23

(chair: Toshio Terasawa)

Poster Prize talks

9:00 Moriya Faint core-collapse supernovae with fallback (pdf) 15
9:15 Murakami
(sub. Yonetoku)
Detector of GRB polarization easurements aborad IKAROS (pptx) 15
9:30 Niino Luminosity distribution of GRB host galaxies at z=1 in cosmological simulation (pdf) 15
9:45 Vetere Swift observations of naked GRB (ppt) 15
Cosmic Rays

10:00 Kappes IceCube: Neutrino Messages From Gamma-Ray Bursts (pdf) 30


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11:00 Waxman Neutrino astronomy & gamma-ray bursts (ppt) 30
11:30 Kusenko Can one observe the cosmic ray acceleration by GRB? (pdf) 15
Prompt Emission (2)

11:45 Piran Understanding GRBs following Fermi (pptx) 30
12:15 Wang On the origin of the high-energy gamma-ray emission of GRBs detected by Fermi LAT (ppt) 30
12:45 Murase Diagnosing Models of Gamma-Ray Bursts through Very High-Energy Gamma-Ray Emission (ppt) 15


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(chair: Taka Sakamoto)

Progenitors and Engine (3)

14:30 Tominaga Nucleosynthesis in Jet-induced Supernovae: Connection between Gamma-Ray Bursts and Extremely Metal-Poor Stars (pdf) 15
Special Talks

14:45 Hascoet The Origin Of The Bright Optical Emission In The Naked Eye Burst (ppt) 11
14:56 Sahu Magnetized Gamma-Ray Burst Fireball and propagation of MeV Neutrinos through it (pdf) 11
15:07 Nishikawa Simulation of Relativistic Shocks and Associated Self-consistent Radiation (ppt) 11
15:18 Kazanas A Bulk Comptonization Model for the Prompt GRB Emission and its Relation to the Fermi GRB Spectra (ppt) 11
15:29 Keum Propagation of Neutrinos through Magnetized Gamma-Ray Burst Fireball (pdf) 11
15:40 Zhang, Dong Hyperaccreting Disks around Neutrons Stars and Magnetars for GRBs: Neutrino Annihilation and Strong Magnetic Fields (ppt) 11


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(chair: Daisuke Yonetoku)

16:21 He The Early High-Energy Afterglow Emission from Short GRBs (pdf) 11
16:32 Zhang, Bo Synchro-Curvature Self Compton Radiation: A New Possible Radiation Mechanism (ppt) 11
16:43 Thoene GRB 090426: An Oddball GRB in the Outskirts of Two Interacting Galaxies (pdf) 11
16:54 de Ugarte Postigo Characteristics of Swift's intermediate-population bursts (ppt) 11
25:05 Burrows Chandra searches for late jet breaks (pptx) 11
25:16 Uhm Formulation for the Relativistic Blast Waves (ppt) 11
25:27 Toizumi Small Satellite Tsubame for Polarimetry of Gamma-ray Burst (pptx) 11
25:38 Bernardini How to Get a Flare out of a Prompt Pulse: Let the Time Go (Part II) (pdf) 11
Closing

25:49 Ohta Closing Remarks 15