The 6th Birmingham Extragalactic Workshop
Cooling in Cosmology
July 2-3, 2003

Wednesday 2 July 2003   

10:30am - 11:00am                         Registration/Coffee in the LLT/Museum area 

11:00am - 1:15pm:  Session 1   Chairperson: Somak Raychaudhury

Trevor Ponman      

Richard Bower         30 min   The Galaxy Luminosity Function: a tough challenge for hierarchical
galaxy formation

Joe Silk              30 min   Feedback & winds in protogalaxies

Ian Smail             30 min   Massive dusty galaxies at z>2

Hugues Mathis         15 min   The impact of early cooling in non-gaussian models of structure formation

Garret Cotter         15 min   High-z clusters traced by groups of radio sources  


1:15pm - 2:30pm                            Lunch in Staff House 

2:30pm - 3:45pm:    Session 2   Chairperson: Ian McHardy

Michael Balogh       
15 min   Introduction to entropy in clusters

Michael Balogh        30 min   The origin of entropy in intracluster gas

Shaun Cole            15 min   Cooling in semi-analytic and SPH models of galaxy formation    

Yago Ascasibar        15 min   Clusters of galaxies without cooling

3:45pm - 4:15pm                                   Coffee

4:15pm - 5:15pm:    Session 3   Chairperson: Andy Fabian

Peter Thomas       
   30 min   Heating and cooling in the ICM

Scott Kay             30 min   Feedback in simulations of X-ray groups and clusters

5:15pm - 5:45pm:    Discussion Session - Galaxy formation, entropy etc.
(Trevor Ponman)
7:00-7:30pm start                            Meal at Shapla Balti
Thursday 3 July 2003

9:00am -10:30am:    Session 4   Chairperson: Frazer Pearce

Andy Fabian        
   30 min   Heating and cooling in cluster cores

Richard Wilman        15 min   The origin and excitation of hot molecular gas in cooling flows

Kurt Baker            15 min   Morphological correspondence between X-ray emission and optical
line-emission in cooling-flow clusters

Paul Alexander        30 min   The long-term effects of radio sources on cluster dynamics

10:30am - 11:00am                                 Coffee 

11:00am - 12:30pm:  Session 5   Chairperson: Steve Allen

Christian Kaiser   
   30 min   Entropy evolution of the gas in cooling flow clusters

Judith Croston        15 min   Evidence for radio-source heating of groups

Frazer Pearce         15 min   The real properties of galaxy groups

Habib Khosroshahi     15 min   NGC6482 - an old group without cooling?

David Rowley          15 min   Simulations with cooling of mergers of clusters of galaxies

12:30pm - 1:30pm                            Lunch in Staff House 

1:30pm - 3:15pm:    Session 6   Chairperson: Richard Bower

James Binney       
   30 min   Heated cooling flows & galaxy formation

Henrik Omma           15 min   AGN impact on cooling flow clusters

Dave Clements         15 min   Extended X-ray emission in Arp220 - two sources of heating?

Irini Sakelliou       15 min   Cooling and heating around cluster galaxies

Jeremy Sanders        15 min   Off-centred abundance peaks in clusters of galaxies 

3:15pm - 3:45pm:    Discussion Session - Cooling flows and related matters
(Peter Thomas)

3:45pm                                      End of Workshop