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Physics - Theoretical, Mathematical & Computational Physics | 3K, SN's, Clusters: Hunting the Cosmological Parameters with Precision Cosmology

3K, SN's, Clusters: Hunting the Cosmological Parameters with Precision Cosmology

A JENAM 2002 Workshop, Porto, Portugal, 3-5 September 2002

Barbosa, Domingos, da Silva, António, Mourão, Ana (Eds.)

Reprinted from ASTROPHYSICS AND SPACE SCIENCE, 290:1-2

2004, XII, 218 p.

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XMM satellites were also presented. Concerning extra-galactic cartography, res­ ults from the local universe were discussed, like the distribution of super-clusters, and methods to be used with the VLT and the Planck and Hersehe! (ESA, 2007) satellites. The latest results from the 2dF galaxy redshift survey were also debated. The Organization of this workshop is indebted to the colleagues of the Local Organizing Comittee for the help and good humour provided before, during and after the workshop. Special thanks are due to Carlos Martins for the great help and effort provided in the critical moments. We acknowledge the financial support from FCT/Portugal under POCTI Pro­ gram from Quadro Comunitario de Apoio III that also made possible the public­ ation of these Proceedings and to Sociedade Portuguesa de Astronomia without which the organization of this workshop would not be possible. Guest Editors LIST OF PARTICIPANTS Barbosa, Domingos (barbosa@supernova. ist. utl. pt) CENTRA-Instituto Superior Tecnico, Av. Rovisco Pais, 1049-001 Lisbon, Por­ tugal Bartlett, James G. (bartlett@cdf. in2p3. fr) APC-PCC/ College de France, 11 pl. Marrelin -Berthelot, 75231 Paris Cedex 05, France Blanchard, Alain (alain. blanchar@astro. obs-mip. fr) Observatoire Astronomique, Midi-Pyrenees, 14 Avenue Ed. Belin, 31400 Toulouse, France Blinnikov, Sergey (sergei. blinnikov@i tep. ru) Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, B. Cheremushk 25, 117218, Moscow, Russia Bouchet, Fran

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Keywords » Redshift - Supernova - Universe - cosmic microwave background - cosmology - dark energy - galaxies

Related subjects » Astronomy, Observations and Techniques - Astrophysics and Astroparticles - Theoretical, Mathematical & Computational Physics

Table of contents 

Probing dark energy with supernova searches.- Type Ia supernova models: Latest developments.- Are Type Ia supernovae standard candles?.- Cosmology with supernovae.- Intensive supernovae searches.- Cosmic structures, parameters & temperature anisotropies: Status and perspectives.- Measuring CMB polarisation with the Planck mission.- The Sunyaev-Zel’dovich effect and its uses.- An update on Archeops: Flights and data products.- Cosmological parameters: Where are we?.- Cosmological parameter estimation with the galaxy cluster abundance.- Investigating clusters of galaxies with Planck and Herschel.- SZ scaling relations in galaxy clusters: Results from hydrodynamical N-body simulations.- The gas mass fraction in local and z > 0.7 galaxy clusters: constraints on cosmology.- Deep slices and the supercluster-void network.- Testing cosmological models using the kinematics of high redshift galaxies.- Cosmological constraints from the redshift distribution of galaxy clusters.- The topology of the 2-degree field galaxy redshift survey.

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