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Monday July 27, 2015
08:35 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Introductions
Molly Peeples, Jason Tumlinson (STScI)
08:45 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Opening Remarks
Kathy Flanagan (STScI)
09:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Simulating large cosmological surveys
Risa Wechsler (Stanford University)
09:35 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
LSST: Mock Universes, Real Survey, Surreal Science
Mario Juric (University of Washington)
10:10 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Discussion
Workshop Participants (n/a)
11:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Creating realistic mock catalogues for next-generation surveys
Begoña Ascaso (Observatoire de Paris)
11:20 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Ultra Fast Image Simulations for Wide-Field Imaging Surveys
Claudio Bruderer (ETH Zurich)
11:40 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Poster Session
Seppo Laine, Nan Li, Pier-Emmanuel Tremblay, Molly Peeples, Tereasa Brainerd, John ZuHone, Arya Farahi, Joseph Long, Jacob Vander Vliet, Moupiya Maji, Karl Gordon (IPAC/Caltech,U.Chicago, STScI, Boston.U, MIT, U.Michigan,U.NewMexico, PaState)
01:40 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Observing the Origins of Galaxy Structure in Simulations
Greg Snyder (STScI)
02:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Panel Presentations: From Models to Mocks
Peder Norberg, John Wise, Gerard Lemson, Peter Camps, Daniel Ceverino (n/a)
03:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Panel Discussion
Workshop Participants (n/a)
04:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Simulation-based integral field spectroscopy studies of high-z galaxies in the JWST/E-ELT era
Sarah Kendrew (Oxford University)
04:35 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
How NOT to measure galaxy properties from simulations
Adam Stevens (Swinburne University of Technology)
04:55 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Guiding Instrument Development with Simulations
Marcia Rieke (Steward Observatory)
05:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Discussion
Workshop Participants (n/a)
Tuesday July 28, 2015
09:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
The complex interplay between dust and starlight in galaxies
Maarten Baes (TBD)
09:35 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Modeling and interpreting the spectral energy distribution of galaxies in the era of NIRSpec- JWST
Jacopo Chevallard (TBD)
09:55 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Increased synergy between Galaxy Formation Models and Observations via Radiative Transfer
Desika Narayanan (TBD)
11:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Reinventing the Soapbox: Infrastructure for Simulated Observations
Matthew Turk (TBD)
11:35 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Mocking ALMA, WALLABY and LADUMA: modeling the evolution of neutral and molecular gas in galaxies
Scott Trager (TBD)
11:55 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Combining Image and Gravitational Lensing Simulations for Cosmological Parameter Inference
Will Dawson (TBD)
02:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Mock Strong Lenses
Benton Metcalf (n/a)
02:20 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Simulating Exoplanetary Systems for Comparison to Kepler's Transiting Planet Catalog
Darin Ragozzine (TBD)
02:40 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Tidal debris morphology and the orbits of satellite galaxies
David Hendel (TBD)
03:00 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Sweating the small stuff: simulating dwarf galaxies, ultra-faint dwarf galaxies, and their own tiny satellites
Coral Wheeler (TBD)
03:30 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Group Discussion
Karrie Gilbert (Space Telescope Science Institute)
04:35 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Modeling the Initial Conditions of Interacting Galaxy Pairs Using Identikit
Alireza Mortazavi (TBD)
04:55 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
From Hubble to Webb: how to best exploit galaxy observations
Camilla Pacifici (TBD)
05:15 PM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Characterizing the Faint Astrophysical Background near Exoplanet Imaging Targets
Margaret Turnbull (TBD)
Wednesday July 29, 2015
09:00 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Lessons learned from GREAT3: how can we maximize the payoff from community-wide data challenges?
Rachel Mandelbaum (TBD)
09:35 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Accurate Modeling of Galaxy Clustering on Small Scales through Data Simulation
Andreas Berlind (n/a)
09:55 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
The Frontier Fields Lens Modeling Comparison Project
Dan Coe (Space Telescope Science Institute)
10:50 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Trident: A Universal Tool for Generating Synthetic Absorption Spectra from Hydrodynamical Simulations
Cameron Hummels (n/a)
11:10 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
From Taste-Testing to Mocking: How well do theorists and observers understand each other’s worlds now, as compared with a decade ago?
Alyssa Goodman (TBD)
11:45 AM EDT
2015 Mini Workshop: Mocking the Universe
Discussion
Various Speakers (TBD)
Thursday July 30, 2015
10:00 AM EDT
2015 Summer Students
Summer Students - Session 1
Adam Broussard, Rebecca Larson, Clarke Esmerian, Helen Meskhidze, Elena Sacchi, Austin Baldwin, Miona Grae Short, Myles McKay, Bryony Nickson, Chima McGruder, Noah Gamper, Cyril Creque-Sarbinowski (Texas A&M, UofT, CIT, Elon U, INAF, LSU, UWisc, SCarolinaState, Univ of Exeter, UofTenn, UofMD, MIT)
01:30 PM EDT
2015 Summer Students
Summer Students - Session 2
João Franco, Girish Duvvuri, Michael Tucker, Edward Williams, Asra Nizami, Natasha Nogueira, Sophia Porter, Bridget Andersen, Emilia Berg, William Snyder, Jeff Bucklew (Instituto Superior Tecnico, Wesleyan U, Appalachian State , Brown, Macalester College, Swarthmore, JHU, UofVirginia, UofMD)

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