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21st January 2021 – London Cosmology Discussion Meeting

At this discussion meeting, KCL conducted a poll of attendees asking for their opinion on ‘What is Dark Matter Really?’. The result of the poll is below!

in the browser14.00–14.30: James Alvey (KCL) – Degeneracy, Dwarfs, and (Fermionic) Dark Matter
14.30–15.00: Daniel Thomas (QMUL) – Coldness of dark matter: theoretical convenience or observational fact?

15.00–15.40: Discussion / coffee break

15.40–16.10: Corentin Cadiou (UCL) – Angular momentum evolution can be predicted from cosmological initial conditions
16.10–16.40: Nashwan Sabti (KCL) – What BBN can tell us about thermal dark sectors

10th December 2020 – London Cosmology Discussion Meeting

2:20pm – 2:30pm Joining meeting
2:30pm – 2:50pm Brainstorming on future challenges
2:50pm – 3:30pm Andrew Jaffe: “Anisotropies of the gravitational wave
background”

3:30pm – 3:50pm Coffee break
3:50pm – 4:30pm Alexander Jenkins: “Modelling and measuring the
astrophysical GW background”

4:30pm – 5:10pm Katarina Martinovic: “Separating SGWB Sources”
5:10pm – 5:30pm Further discussion

19th November 2020 – London Cosmology Discussion Meeting

2:30pm-2:40pm Joining meeting
2:40pm-3:05pm Ze Fonseca (QMUL), Line Intensity Mapping: A “Novel” window to the cosmic web
3:15pm-3:40pm Steve Cunnington (QMUL), Introducing 21cm Intensity Mapping and its potential to unlock the largest scales
3:40pm-3:50pmBreak
3:50pm-4:15pm Ian Hothi (ICL), Comparing Foreground Removal Techniques for Recovery of the LOFAR-EoR 21cm Power Spectrum
4:15pm-4:30pm Questions, and discussion re: format of following meetings