### ANNOUNCEMENTS

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### Presentation Schedule

**12/10/14 5:10pm**

Newman-Penrose spinor formalism

Sankha Chakrabarty

**12/10/14 5:35pm**

Theory and detection of primordial gravitational waves

Mackenzie W Turvey

**12/11/14 9:30am**

Post-Newtonian Theory

Yaqi Han

**12/11/14 9:55am**

Black hole thermodynamics

Dipsikha Debnath

**12/11/14 10:20am**

Spinning black hole mergers

Andrew Chilton

**12/11/14 10:45am**

break

**12/11/14 11:00am**

Cosmology: Role of gravitation in large scale structure

Changlong Wang

**12/11/14 11:25am**

Gravitational waves - sources and rates for LISA

Luyi Yan

**12/11/14 11:50am**

Gravitational waves - sources and rates for LIGO

Zach Bush

**12/11/14 12:15pm**

lunch

**12/11/14 2:00pm**

The inflationary theory of primordial cosmological perturbations

Dustin A Tracy

**12/11/14 2:25pm**

Black hole perturbations

Bobby Bond

**12/11/14 2:50pm**

Black hole stability: theory and results

Peisen Ma

**12/11/14 3:15pm**

break

**12/11/14 3:30pm**

Holographic theory on the cosmological scale - viability, constraints and implications

Songge Sun

**12/12/14 9:30am**

Initial value formulation

Danny Brooker

**12/12/14 9:55am**

Conserved quantities in general relativity

Alexander Weaver

**12/12/14 10:20am**

Hamiltonian formulation of general relativity

Spencer Rosenfeld

**12/10/10 10:45am**

break

**12/12/14 11:00am**

Cosmology: Big bang nucleosynthesis

Elisa Maria Todarello

**12/12/14 11:25am**

Holographic theory, and emergent gravity as an entropic force

Nicole Crisosto

**12/12/14 11:50am**

Bound states in the radiation continuum

Joseph Park