conference program

Wednesday 11
Time Name Institution Title
09:00 Registration
09:30 LNGS Director LNGS Welcome Address
09:45 Sergio Petrera University of L'Aquila & INFN Welcome Address
10:00 Giorgio Matthiae University of Rome Tor Vergata & INFN The impact of air fluorescence studies on the calibration of cosmic ray fluorescence detectors
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Philippe Gorodetzky APC-Paris 7 The space experiment JEM-EUSO
11:30 Michael Unger KIT Karlsruhe Implementation of fluorescence yield in the Auger event reconstruction and its impact on shower observables
12:00 Lunch
15:30 Jose R. Vasquez Universidad Complutense de Madrid Effect of air-fluorescence yield properties on the reconstructed energy of UHECR
16:00 Steffen Müller Institute for Nuclear Physics, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe Indirect measurement of the fluorescence yield using longitudinal air shower profiles
16:30 Coffee Break
17:00 Daisuke Ikeda ICRR, University of Tokyo Calibration of TA Fluorescence Detector
17:30 Philippe Gorodetzky APC-Paris 7 A new way to measure accuratly air nitrogen fluorescence yield in the different lines

Thursday 12
Time Name Institution Title
09:30 Jaime Rosado Universidad Complutense de Madrid Air-fluorescence emission at low pressure excited by low energy electrons
10:00 Thomas Heindl Physik Department E12, TU-Muenchen Absolute measurements of the fluorescence efficiency for N2 at low electron energies
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Andreas Ulrich Physik Department E12, TU-Muenchen Comments on the humidity dependence of the AFY in Nitrogen and Air
11:30 Luis Pereira LIP-Coimbra Temperature dependence of the quenching of N2(C 3Πu, v'=0,1) by N2(X) and O2(X)
12:00 Lunch
15:30 Margarida Fraga LIP-Coimbra Temperature dependence of the 2P (0-0) emission intensity in N2 and in dry air
16:00 Danays Gonzales KIT Karlsruhe Absolute calibration of the AirLight experiment
16:30 Coffee Break
17:00 Naoto Sakaki Aoyama Gakuin University Air Fluorescence measurement with a 90Sr source
17:30 Christopher Williams University of Chicago Absolute Calibration of Photon Detectors with Rayleigh Scattered Laser Light
20:30 Social Dinner

Friday 13
Time Name Institution Title
09:30 Martina Bohacova University of Chicago & Institute of Physics of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic Temperature and Humidity dependence of the Air Fluorescence Yield Measured by AIRFLY
10:00 Pedro Facal San Luis KICP, University of Chicago First Measurements of Air Fluorescence Yield at Fermilab by AIRFLY
10:30 Coffee Break
11:00 Fernando Arqueros Universidad Complutense de Madrid The effect of secondary electrons in the measurement of the air-fluorescence yield
11:30 Open discussion on future plans
12:00 Lunch
15:30 Visit to Underground Labs & Museo di Fisica e Astrofisica di Teramo