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Program of the Meeting

Wednesday
August 4
Thursday
August 5
Friday
August 6
Saturday
August 7
morning session
(9:00 - 12:00)
morning session
(9:00 - 12:00)
morning session
(9:00 - 12:00)
morning session
(9:00 - 12:00)
afternoon session
(2:00 - 5:40)
afternoon session
(2:00 - 5:20)
afternoon session
(2:00 - 5:20)
afternoon session
(2:00 - 5:20)


All talks will be in the Physics Department, Swain Hall West room 119. Registration and coffee breaks will be across the hall in room 113.

The official registration period is Wednesday morning 9:00-10:30 in Swain Hall West room 113. Late registration will also be possible in room 113 at other times during the conference.



Wednesday, August 4, 2004
9:00 - 10:40 Registration and Coffee
Welcoming Remarks
10:40 - 11:00 Ted Widlanski, Acting Dean, COAS
James Musser, Chair, Physics Department
Wednesday morning session, chaired by Michael Romalis
11:00 - 11:30 Yoichiro Nambu (Chicago)
Some Anomalies Related to the Breaking
of Internal and Lorentz Symmetries
11:30 - 12:00 Ronald Walsworth (Harvard-Smithsonian)
Noble Gas and Hydrogen Maser Tests
of Lorentz and CPT Symmetry
12:00 - 2:00Lunch
Wednesday afternoon session 1, chaired by Claus Laemmerzahl
2:00 - 2:30 Michael Tobar (Western Australia)
New tests of Lorentz Invariance in the Photon Sector
using Precision Oscillators and Interferometers
2:30 - 3:00 Matt Mewes (Indiana)
Lorentz Violation and Neutrinos
3:00 - 3:30 Alban Kellerbauer (CERN)
ATHENA - First Production of Cold Antihydrogen
and Beyond
3:30 - 4:00Coffee break
Wednesday afternoon session 2, chaired by Ronald Walsworth
4:00 - 4:20 Holger Mueller (Stanford)
Optical Cavity Tests of Lorentz Violation for the Electron
4:20 - 4:40 Brian Rebel (Indiana)
Tests of Lorentz Invariance with MINOS
4:40 - 5:00 Bill Klipstein (JPL)
Testing Lorentz Invariance with Laser-Cooled
Cesium Atomic Frequency Standards
5:00 - 5:20 Charles Lane (Berry)
An SME Analysis of Doppler-Effect Lorentz Tests
5:20 - 5:40 Patrick McDonald (New College)
Statistical Mechanics for Fermions with
Lorentz Violations



Thursday, August 5, 2004
Thursday morning session 1, chaired by Patrick McDonald
9:00 - 9:30 Claus Laemmerzahl (Bremen)
Models of Lorentz-Invariance Violations
and their Importance for Cavity Tests
9:30 - 10:00 Michael Romalis (Princeton)
Testing Lorentz Invariance with a
K-3He Co-Magnetometer
10:00 - 10:30Coffee break
Thursday morning session 2, chaired by Robert Bluhm
10:30 - 11:00 Alan Kostelecky (Indiana)
Lorentz Violation and Gravity
11:00 - 11:30 Eric Adelberger (Washington)
Laboratory Tests of Newtonian Gravity
11:30 - 12:00 Mark Messier (Indiana)
Testing CPT Conservation using Atmospheric Neutrinos
12:00 - 2:00Lunch
Thursday afternoon session 1, chaired by Bill Klipstein
2:00 - 2:30 Achim Peters (Humboldt)
New Tests of Lorentz Invariance using Optical Resonators
2:30 - 3:00 Kurt Gibble (Penn State)
Atomic Clocks on Earth and in Space for Tests of
Fundamental Physics and Navigation
3:00 - 3:30 Ralf Lehnert (Vanderbilt)
Spacetime Symmetries and Varying Scalars
3:30 - 4:00Coffee break
Thursday afternoon session 2, chaired by Michael Tobar
4:00 - 4:20 Bob Reasenberg (Harvard-Smithsonian)
POEM, A Laboratory Free-Fall Test
of the Equivalence Principle
4:20 - 4:40 Alejandro Jenkins (Caltech)
Composite Mediators and Lorentz Violation
4:40 - 5:00 Quentin Bailey (Indiana)
Lorentz-Violating Electromagnetostatics
5:00 - 5:20 Tom Kornack (Princeton)
Operation of the K-3He Co-Magnetometer
6:00 - 8:00 Reception, Faculty Club, Indiana Memorial Union



Friday, August 6, 2004
Friday morning session 1, chaired by Daniel Sudarsky
9:00 - 9:30 Mac Keiser (Stanford)
Gravity Probe B: Launch and Initialization
9:30 - 10:00 Brett Altschul (Indiana)
Asymptotically Free Lorentz-Violating Field Theories
10:00 - 10:30Coffee break
Friday morning session 2, chaired by Bob Reasenberg
10:30 - 11:00 Blayne Heckel (Washington)
Torsion-Balance Tests of Spin-Coupled Forces
11:00 - 11:30 Robert Bluhm (Colby)
Atomic Tests of Lorentz Symmetry
11:30 - 12:00 Rex Tayloe (Indiana)
An Analysis of the Directional Dependence
of the LSND Signal
12:00 - 2:00Lunch
Friday afternoon session 1, chaired by Achim Peters
2:00 - 2:30 Carlos Pena-Garay (IAS)
Neutrino Oscillations as Probes of New Physics
2:30 - 3:00 Fernando Martinez-Vidal (INFN Pisa)
BaBar Tests of Lorentz and CPT symmetry
3:00 - 3:30 Ben Varcoe (Sussex)
A Slow Light Assisted Michelson Interferometer
3:30 - 4:00Coffee break
Friday afternoon session 2, chaired by Roland Allen
4:00 - 4:20 Micheal Berger (Indiana)
Lorentz Violation in Supersymmetric Field Theories
4:20 - 4:40 Paul Vetter (LBL)
Searching for CPT Violation and Missing Energy
in Positronium Annihilation
4:40 - 5:00 Eugene Lim (Chicago)
Lorentz-Violating Vector Fields Slow the Universe Down
5:00 - 5:20 Yuri Kamyshkov (Tennessee)
CPT Test in Neutron-Antineutron Transitions



Saturday, August 7, 2004
Saturday morning session 1, chaired by Don Colladay
9:00 - 9:30 Gerald Gwinner (Manitoba)
A New Test of the Special Theory of Relativity
with the Heidelberg Test Storage Ring
9:30 - 10:00 Joel Nissen (Stanford)
Prospects for Improved Lorentz Violation Measurements
using Cryogenic Resonators
10:00 - 10:30Coffee break
Saturday morning session 2, chaired by Holger Mueller
10:30 - 11:00 Daniel Sudarsky (UNAM)
Quantum Gravity Induced Granularity of Spacetime
and Lorentz Invariance Violation
11:00 - 11:30 Brian Odom (Harvard)
The Anomalous Magnetic Moment of the Electron:
Testing Fundamental Physics
11:30 - 12:00 Rob Potting (Faro)
Vacuum Cherenkov Radiation in
Maxwell-Chern-Simons Electrodynamics
12:00 - 2:00Lunch
Saturday afternoon session 1, chaired by Joel Nissen
2:00 - 2:30 Ryugo Hayano (Tokyo)
High-Precision Laser Spectroscopy of
Antiprotonic Helium Atoms and Ions
2:30 - 3:00 Steve King (Southampton)
Electrophobic Lorentz Invariance Violation
for Neutrinos and the Seesaw Mechanism
3:00 - 3:30 Ismail Turan (Concordia)
Lorentz and CPT Violation in the Higgs Sector
3:30 - 4:00Coffee break
Saturday afternoon session 2, chaired by Paul Vetter
4:00 - 4:20 Don Colladay (New College)
Deformed Instantons
4:20 - 4:40 Andrew Godley (South Carolina)
Proposal to Measure the Speed of the Muon Neutrino
to Two Parts in a Million
4:40 - 5:00 Roland Allen (Texas A&M)
Lorentz-Violating Supergravity and its
Experimental Signatures
5:00 - 5:20 Neil Russell (Northern Michigan)
Testing Lorentz Symmetry in Space

 

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