Millennium Workshop 2012 - Program

17-19 December 2012, MPA, Garching, Germany

Workshop Program

Monday morning Review of Millennium Goals and Science
08:30 - 09:00 registration
09:00 - 09:20 Simon White The Millennium Simulation programme Page 1-13 of pdf
9:20 - 9:40 Mike Boylan Kolchin The Millennium-II Simulation: Overview and Database-Enabled Science pdf
9:40 - 10:00 Raul Angulo Millennium extensions: Volume and Cosmology pdf
10:00 - 10:20 Qi Guo Recent developments in the Munich semi-analytic model pdf
10:20 - 10:40 Cedric Lacey Recent developments in the Durham galaxy formation model pdf
10:40 - 11:10 break
11:10 - 11:30 Bruno Henriques Lightcones for the Munich Galaxies ppt
11:30 - 11:50 Roderik Overzier The Millennium Run Observatory: Concept and First Results Part I of pdf
11:50 - 12:10 Richard Bower Galaxy formation in the Eagle project
12:10 - 12:30 Eyal Neistein Modeling galaxy clustering and weak gravitational lensing using the Millennium simulation ppt
12:30 - 13:30 lunch
Monday afternoon Dissemination of Millennium data: databases and services
13:30 - 13:50 Gerard Lemson The Millennium Databases: design, access services and usage pptx, pdf
13:50 - 14:10 John Helly The Millennium Database at the ICC odp
14:10 - 14:30 Matthias Egger Introduction Galformod Generic Jobrunner pdf
14:30 - 14:50 Roderik Overzier The Millennium Run Observatory: How-to, Data, and New Services Part II of pdf
14:50 - 15:20 break
15:20 - 15:40 Kristin Riebe The MultiDark Simulation Database pdf
15:40 - 16:00 Bridget Falck The Indra suite of simulations pdf
16:00 - 16:30 Matthias Egger and Gerard Lemson intro to demo sessions
16:30 - 17:30 reception get-together with fingerfood/beer and non-alcoholic drinks
17:30 - hands-on demos
Tuesday morning Science with Millennium data
09:00 - 09:15 Carlos Frenk Undergraduate database projects in Durham
09:15 - 09:30 Raul Angulo The impact of galaxy formation on the BAO peak pdf
09:30 - 09:45 Christian Knobel Galaxy Groups at 0.1 < z < 1 with zCOSMOS pdf
09:45 - 10:00 Illa Rivero Losada What about inhomogeneities?
10:00 - 10:15 Krzysztof Bolejko 3D lensing and beyond - solving the Sachs equations within the Millennium simulations pdf
10:15 - 10:30 W.A. Hellwing Caught In The Web - MS2 haloes and their environment odp, pdf
10:30 - 11:00 break
11:00 - 11:15 Habib Khosroshahi Galaxy groups in the Millennium simulations; understanding galaxy formation and evolution
11:15 - 11:30 Davide Bianchi Using simulations to understand redshift-space distortions pdf
11:30 - 11:45 A. J. Merson Synthetic galaxy catalogues from a galaxy formation model pdf
12:15 - 12:00 Paola Popesso The role of the structure formation process in the evolution of the galaxy star formation activity: Herschel vs the Millennium simulation pdf
12:00 - 12:15 Jean P. Walker Soler Present-Day Descendants of z=3.1 Lya Emitting (LAE) Galaxies in the
Millennium-II Halo Merger Trees
ppt
12:15 - 12:30 Sergio Contreras Which galaxies in which halo? How robust are semi-analytical models? pdf
12:30 - 13:30 lunch
Tuesday afternoon Science with Millennium data - continued
13:30 - 13:45 Bruno Henriques Simulations of the galaxy population constrained by observations from z=3 to present day: implications for galactic winds and the fate of their ejecta. ppt
13:45 - 14:00 Peter Thomas Star-formation histories pdf
14:00 - 14:15 Rob Yates Detailed chemical evolution of galaxies in the Munich semi-analytic model pdf
14:15 - 14:30 Fu Jian The Radial Profiles of Gas, Gas Metallicity and Star Formation Rate in the SAMs for Molecular and Atomic Gas in Galaxies pptx
14:30 - 14:45 Claudia Lagos Gas content of galaxies in the Millennium database: the Lagos12 model pdf
14:45 - 15:15 break
15:15 - 16:45
Discussion:
Current tensions with observations and how we might imagine improving/changing the models in future
~ 19:30 Dinner Weisses Bräuhaus, Munich, see here
Wednesday morning Future of Millennium and beyond
09:00 - 09:20 Volker Springel Challenges of future N-body simulations and databases
09:20 - 09:40 Adrian Jenkins Resimulating objects selected from the database pptx, pdf
09:40 - 10:00 Ben Metcalf Gravitational Lensing in the Millennium Run Observatory pdf
10:00 - 10:20 Stefan Hilbert Millennium Lensing and more
10:20 - 10:40 Carlton Baugh Building mock catalogues for large surveys pdf
10:40 - 11:10 break
11:10 - 11:30 Simon White Goals for the Galformod Project Page 14-16 of pdf
11:30 - 11:50 Gerard Lemson Current plans for future Millennium services pptx,pdf
11:50 - 12:10 Hermann Lederer Computing and Data Management: Technologies and Services at RZG
12:10 - 12:30 Roy Henderson VODb: Easing the Pain of Astronomical Database Access pdf
12:30 - 13:30 lunch
Wednesday afternoon Future of Millennium and beyond - continued
13:30 - 15:00
Discussion:
Lead & intro/summary: Alex Szalay
pptx