New Visions of the Universe

7th Japanese-German Symposium

jointly organized by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science and Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.

Date: April 26–27, 2002
Venue: RAMADA-TREFF Hotel Dresden, Wilhelm-Francke-Str. 90, 01219 Dresden, Germany

go to Press Review (in German)

The symposium lectures were published as Conference Proceedings No. 4.

Event report in NvC 02+03/2002 (in German)


Friday April 26, 2002

13.00   Welcoming Remarks
Moderation: Dr. Uwe Czarnetzki (Chairman of Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.)

13.30   Prof. Dr. Jürgen Teichmann (Deutsches Museum München):
From Greek Astronomy to 20th Century Astrophysics – History and Cultural Background

14.25   Prof. Dr. Norio Kaifu (Director of the National Astronomical Observatory, Japan):
New Vision of Universe with Subaru Telescope

15.20   Coffee break

15.50   Prof. Dr. Ralf-Jürgen Dettmar (Astronomical Institute, University of Bochum):
The Evolution of Spiral Galaxies

16.45   Break

17.15   guided sight-seeing tour in Dresden (bus and walking)
19.00   Reception, Hilton Hotel, An der Frauenkirche 5, 01067 Dresden
20.00   Dinner, Sophienkeller, Taschenberg 3, 01067 Dresden
22.30   shuttle bus to hotel

Saturday April 27, 2002

09.00   Prof. Dr. Naoshi Sugiyama (National Astronomical Observatory, Japan):
From the Beginning to the End: Towards the Precision Cosmology

09.55   Prof. Dr. Joachim Trümper (former Director of MPI for Extraterrestrial Physics):
Active Universe: X-ray and Lambda-ray Sky

10.50   Coffee break

11.20   Prof. Dr. Yoji Totsuka (Kamioka Observatory, Inst. for Cosmic Ray Research, University of Tokyo):
What Role do Neutrinos Play in the Universe? – Recent Results on Neutrino Properties

12.15   Lunch
14.00–16.00 Annual Assembly, Deutsche Gesellschaft der JSPS-Stipendiaten e.V.