NewCompStar School 2015

2nd NewCompStar School 2015

The 2nd NewCompStar School 2015 “Dense matter in compact stars: Experimental and observational signatures” will be held in Bucharest, Romania, September 21 – 25, 2015.

The school will consist of 5 courses on more basic general topics, a few seminars on more specific topics and some practical exercise sessions. We will also leave time for student poster presentations.

The list of topics we aim to cover includes: transport phenomena and reaction rates for compact stars and supernovae, nucleosynthesis in the neutron star mergers, crustal heating in accreting neutron stars, superconductivity and superfluidity, cooling, quark and hadronic matter, equation of state.

According to the NewCompStar policy we shall partly cover the travel and accommodation expenses to all eligible participants. In order to apply, students are requested to provide a CV and two recommendation letters not later than July 15th.

Details on the program, venue, reimbursement will be available shortly on the web-site:

The poster for the NewCompStar School can be found here:

Organizing committee: Adriana Raduta (IFIN-HH), Francesca Gulminelli (LPC-Caen), Virgil Baran (University of Bucharest)