GRANIT 2010

from Sunday, 14 February 2010 (18:00) to Friday, 19 February 2010 (14:00)
Ecole de Physique des Houches

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
15 Feb 2010
16 Feb 2010
17 Feb 2010
18 Feb 2010
19 Feb 2010
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09:00 Welcome/Introduction - NN   ()
09:20 Infrastructure for GRANIT at the ILL - M. Kreuz   ()
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10:00 GRANIT spectrometer - F. Vezzu   ()
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10:40 Mirrors for GRANIT, production, characterization - N. Morgado   ()
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11:10 Transitions between quantum states caused by vibration noise - K. Protasov   ()
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11:30 Analysis of storage times of UCN in gravitational quantum states - G. Pignol   ()
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09:00 Nuclear-track position-sensitive detectors of UCN with 1 micrometer resolution - A. Gagarski   ()
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09:20 Measurements of neutron wave functions in quantum states   ()
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09:40 Low-background counters of ultracold neutrons - A. Strelkov   ()
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10:00 Large-size real-time position-sensitive detectors with 100 micrometer resolution - A. Muzychka   ()
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10:20 Real-time position-sensitive detection and spectroscopy (TOF) of ultracold neutrons with micrometric resolution - J. Jakubek   ()
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11:10 Elastic and inelastic scattering of ultracold neutrons in DWBA - B. Toperverg   ()
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11:50 Time-resolved reflectometry with MIEZE principle - B. Zhernenkov   ()
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09:00 Theoretical motivations for short-range interactions - I. Antoniadis   ()
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09:40 Constraints for short-range forces from Casimir experiments   ()
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10:20 Dispersive atom interferometry phase shifts due to atom-surface interactions - M. Buchner   ()
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11:10 GRANIT constraints for Standard Model extentions. Non-commutative quantum mechanics - O. Bertolami   ()
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11:50 Axion-like interactions   ()
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09:00 Constraints for short-range forces from neutron experiments   ()
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09:20 Constraints for spin-dependent interactions from neutron-EDM experiments   ()
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09:40 Test of the equivalence principle with ultracold neutrons - G. Kulin   ()
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10:00 Eotvisch-type experiment with cold neutrons - V. Voronin   ()
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10:20 Neutron diffraction constraint on spin-dependent short-range interaction - V. Fedorov   ()
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11:10 Measuring the gravitational interaction of antihydrogen with AEGIS - M. Doser   ()
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11:30 Gravitational quantum states of ultracold anti-hydrogen above material surface   ()
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11:50 The properties of naturally occuring gravitational quantum states - A. Ernest   ()
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09:20 Experimental observation of a photon bouncing ball - M. Finazzi   ()
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10:00 Quantum revivals - R. Whitney   ()
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10:20 Observation of centrifugal quantum states of neutrons - V. Nesvizhevsky   ()
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11:10 Theoretical description of the centrifugal quantum states of neutrons and their sensitivity to short-range interactions   ()
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11:50 CONCLUDING REMARKS   ()
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12:10 Theory of interaction of UCN in quantum states with absorber - A. Voronin   ()
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12:30 --- lunch ---
17:20 Magnetically-induced transitions between quantum states - S. Baessler   ()
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17:40 On feasibility of mechanically-induced transitions between quantum states   ()
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18:00 On preparation and analysis of gravitational quantum states in a flow-through mode - M. Beau   ()
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18:20 Sapphire shaped crystals - V. Kurlov   ()
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12:10 A new concept to extract and collimate UCN without losing phase-space density - A. Mietke   ()
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12:30 --- lunch ---
13:30 --- round-table discussion on Choice of UCN detector(s) for GRANIT; and on UCN reflectometry option ---
17:20 Nanoparticle reflectors for cold and very cold neutrons - E. Lychagin   ()
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18:00 Optimization of ILL vertical cold neutron source - Y. Calzavara   ()
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18:20 Reflectors for GRANIT source of ultracold neutrons   ()
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18:40 Impurity quantum gels in superfluid He-II - L. Mezhov-Deglin   ()
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12:10 Constraints for spin-dependent short-range forces from GRANIT   ()
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12:30 --- lunch ---
13:30 --- round-table discussion on UCN source developments ---
17:40 A torsion pendulum based searches for axions and exotic forces - S. Hoedl   ()
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18:20 Constraints for spin-dependent short-range forces from storage of polarized 3He - A. Petukhov   ()
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18:40 Search for spin-dependent short-range forces in 3He/129Xe clock comparison experiment - Yu. Sobolev   ()
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12:30 --- lunch ---
13:30 --- round-table discussion on Theoretical expectations for short-range interactions and sensitivity of different methods ---
17:20 A quantum trampoline for ultra-cold atoms - Th. Bourdel   ()
18:00 Storage of ultracold neutrons in gravito-magnetic trap - V. Ezhov   ()
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18:40 Should we measure (lambda v) ? - M. Jentschel   ()
19:00 Problems to measure confinement-induced neutron phases - H. Lemmel   ()
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