Contact:  jgrg28[AT]rikkyo.ac.jpLocation:  Tokyo, Japan
We are pleased to announce that the 28th Workshop on General Relativity and Gravitation (JGRG28) will be held in Rikkyo University on 5-9 November 2018. JGRG is a series of workshops held in Japan every year since 1991, which has provided a place where people can exchange ideas and pursue future trends of research. The workshop will cover a wide area of research related to general relativity and gravitation.
A tentative list of invited speakers is given below.
Bernard J. Carr (Queen Mary, U. of London)*
Jonathan R. Gair (Cambridge U.)
Mark B. Hindmarsh (Sussex U.)
David F. Mota (Inst. Theor. Astrophys., Oslo)
Jose’ M. M. Senovilla (Basque U., Bilbao)
Hirotaka Takahashi (Nagaoka U. Tech.)
Jean-Philippe Uzan (Institut d’Astrophysique de Paris)
Vincent Vennin (Paris U. VII, APC)
*=to be confirmed
Important information is the following:
Dates: 5-9 November 2018
Venue: Tachikawa Memorial Hall, Ikebukuro Campus, Rikkyo University, Tokyo
Registration will be open from 15 July 2018.
Participants who apply for travel expenses support: 15 September 2018
Participants who apply for presentation: 15 September 2018
All other participants: 1 October 2018
Please visit the website: https://www2.rikkyo.ac.jp/web/jgrg28/
SOC: Hideki Asada (Hirosaki), Takeshi Chiba (Nihon U.), Tomohiro Harada (Rikkyo U.), Kunihito Ioka (YITP, Kyoto), Akihiro Ishibashi (Kindai U.), Hideki Ishihara (Osaka City U.), Sugumi Kanno (Osaka), Masahiro Kawasaki (ICRR, Tokyo), Hideo Kodama (YITP, Kyoto), Yasufumi Kojima (Hiroshima), Kei-ichi Maeda (Waseda U.), Shinji Mukohyama (YITP, Kyoto), Takashi Nakamura (Kyoto), Ken-ichi Nakao (Osaka City U.), Yasusada Nambu (Nagoya), Ken-ichi Oohara (Niigata), Misao Sasaki (Kavli IPMU, Tokyo), Masaru Shibata (AEI and YITP, Kyoto), Tetsuya Shiromizu (Nagoya), Jiro Soda (Kobe), Naoshi Sugiyama (Nagoya), Hideyuki Tagoshi (ICRR, Tokyo), Takahiro Tanaka (Kyoto), Masahide Yamaguchi (Tokyo Institute of Technology), Kazuhiro Yamamoto (Hiroshima), Ryo Yamazaki (Aoyama Gakuin U.), Jun’ichi Yokoyama (RESCEU, Tokyo)
LOC: Tomohiro Harada (Rikkyo U., Chair), Takashi Hiramatsu (Rikkyo U.), Takahisa Igata (Rikkyo U.), Tsutomu Kobayashi (Rikkyo U.), Kazufumi Takahashi (Rikkyo U.), Shuichiro Yokoyama (Rikkyo U.)