Einstein@Home public event

July, 2nd 2011 at AEI Hannover


Meet Einstein@Home

Meet Einstein@Home participants, ask the physicists and developers behind Einstein@Home, listen to inspiring and informative talks and see what else happens in the Gravitational Wave community and at the Albert Einstein Institute, have some food, drink and fun!

Please refer to this website for updates on the event.

Bruce Allen and Bernd Machenschalk (among others) are looking forward to meet you.

Date & Time: July 2nd, 2011, 2pm
Location: Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein Institute) in Hannover

Program:

14:00h-14:20h
Welcome & background talk: the history, development, and future of Einstein@Home (Bruce Allen)
14:20h-14:40h
First pulsar discovery with Einstein@Home (Benjamin Knispel)
14:40h-15:00h
Increase your Science Highscore - Scientific Computing on Graphics Cards for Einstein@Home (H.-B. Eggenstein)
15:00h- 15:20h
Coffee break
15:20h-15:40h
The next five years: the first gravitational wave detections (Jonathan Leong)
15:40-16:15h
Square Kilometer Array (Michael Kramer)

Guided tours: Cluster, Laboratories

After the talks we'll have an informal get together and barbecue.


How to get to the AEI in Hannover: http://www.aei.mpg.de/hannover-en/02-instAnreise/index.html

Accommodation: nearby hotels [+]

Hotel Schlafgut Kniestr. 33
30167 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 353560
Fax +49 (0) 511 3535636
http://www.hotel-schlafgut.de
0,8 km – 10 Min. on foot to MPI
Gästehaus am Herrenhäuser Garten Herrenhäuser Kirchweg 17
30167 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 700720
http://www.mit-h.de
0,6 km – Max. 10 Minutes on foot to MPI
Hotel Savoy Schloßwender Str. 10,
30159 Hannover,
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 1674870
Fax +49 (0) 511 16748710
http://www.hotel-savoy.de
1,8 km – 21 Min.
Hotel Charlton Gustav-Adolf-Str. 6
30167 Hannover
Tel: +49 (0) 511 131 95 47
Fax: +49 (0) 511 15 6 15
http://www.hotel-charlton.de
1,5 km – 18 Min.
Hotel Mercure
Medical Park
Hannover
Feodor-Lynen-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 95660
Fax +49 (0) 511 9566333
http://www.mercure.com
10,3 km – 15 Min. to MPI (by car)
– Located in peaceful surroundings on the outskirt of the city
Hotel Mercure
Hannover City
Willy Brandt-Allee 3
30169 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 80080
Fax +49 (0) 511 8093704
http://www.mercure.com
3,5 km – 6 Min. to MPI (by car)
Hotel Mercure
Hannover Mitte
Postkamp 10
30159 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 473900
Fax +49 (0) 511 47390100
http://www.mercure.com
1,8 km – 22 Min. on foot to MPI
– Located in the city center
Novotel Hannover Podbielskistr. 21/23
30163 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 39040
Fax +49 (0) 511 3904100
4,5 km – 10 Min. to MPI (by car)
Suitehotel Hannover Rundestr. 9
30161 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 374500
Fax +49 (0) 511 37450333
http://www.suitehotel.com
2,1 km – From all directions, follow signs for Zentrum and then Hauptbahnhof
Hotel Loccumer Hof Kurt-Schumacher Str. 14/16
30159 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 12640
Fax +49 (0) 511 131192
http://www.loccumerhof.de
2,4 km – Near Steintor and main railway station 3 tram Stopps Steintor
– Kopernikusstrasse with line 6 oder 11
Concorde Hotel Hannover Am Markte 12
30159 Hannover
Tel.: +49 (0) 511 357910
Fax.: +49 (0) 511 35 79 11 00
http://www.concordehotel-am-leineschloss.de/
3,3 km – Near the Marktkirche and the Kröpcke
Contact: felicitas.mokler (at) aei.mpg.de
elke.mueller (at) aei.mpg.de

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