Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual

Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual

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Cosmology and the Quantum Vacuum

2018, Sep 02 -- Sep 08

M. Asorey (U. Zaragoza)
E. Elizalde (ICE/CSIC, Barcelona)
S. Odintsov (ICE/CSIC, Barcelona)

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Monday, September 03
  • 09:00h
  • Registration
  • 09:30h
  • Unifying inflation with dark energy: the case of modified gravity
  • 11:00h
  • Gravitational Wave in Modified Gravity Theories
  • 12:00h
  • Metric-affine gravity theory and inflation
  • 16:00h
  • Cosmic history of chameleonic dark matter in F(R) gravity
  • 17:00h
  • Interacting dark energy models with particle creation
  • 18:00h
  • Hybrid Higgs Inflation

    Tuesday, September 04
    • 09:30h
    • Remarks on the Casimir force for magnetodielectric media
    • 11:00h
    • Casimir densities for conducting plates on background of cosmic string spacetime
    • 12:00h
    • On the late-time acceleration of the Universe: within GR and beyond
    • 16:00h
    • Confronting multiverse models with CMB data
    • 17:00h
    • Cosmological perturbations in an effective and genuinely phantom dark energy Universe
    • 18:00h
    • Poster Session

      Wednesday, September 05

        Thursday, September 06
        • 09:30h
        • Positivity problems in higher derivative field theories and Quantum Gravity
        • 11:00h
        • Warm Inflation Dynamics in Loop Quantum Cosmology
        • 12:00h
        • Quasi-normal modes for charged black holes in the Palatini-type gravity
        • 16:00h
        • One more report about the stability of the dynamical torsion gravity
        • 17:00h
        • The non-Gaussianity from the gauged NJL inflation
        • 18:00h
        • Discussion

          Friday, September 07
          • 09:30h
          • Zeta Functions, vacuum fluctuations and Cosmology
          • 11:00h
          • Particle Decay: Does Gravity Matter?
          • 12:00h
          • Casimir effect and Lorentz invariance violation(LIV)

            This session has received financial support from the following institutions:

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            • Gobierno de Aragón
            • Ministerio de educación y ciencia
            • DPH
            • Universidad de Zaragoza
            • Ayuntamiento de Benasque


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