Course 208

COURSE 208 - FOUNDATIONS OF COSMIC RAY ASTROPHYSICS

Directors
Felix Aharonian - Dublin Institute of Advanced Studies (Ireland)
Elena Amato - INAF, Osservatorio di Arcetri FI (Italy)
Pasquale Blasi - GSSI and INFN, L'Aquila (Italy)

Scientific Secretary
Carmelo Evoli - GSSI and INFN, L'Aquila (Italy)

Topics
High-energy Cosmic Rays and gamma-radiation
Particle acceleration in Pulsars and PWNe
Charged particles in turbulent fields and Cosmic Ray transport
Cosmic Ray propagation in extragalactic space and secondary messengers
Particle acceleration at shocks and in turbulence
Phenomenological models of galactic Cosmic Ray transport
Star Formation Regions and Cosmic Rays
The microphysics of Cosmic Ray instabilities
Interactions of Cosmic Rays with matter and radiation
Magnetic reconnection
Future facilities in high-energy astrophysics
Basics of Cosmic Ray Feedback

Lecturers
Felix Aharonian - DIAS, Dublin (Ireland)
Elena Amato - INAF, Arcetri Osservatorio, Firenze (Italy)
Pasquale Blasi - GSSI and INFN, L'Aquila (Italy)
Denise Boncioli - Università and INFN, L'Aquila, (Italy)
Damiano Caprioli - The University of Chicago (USA)
Carmelo Evoli - GSSI and INFN, L'Aquila (Italy)
Stefano Gabici - APC, AstroParticule et Cosmologie, Paris (France)
Alexandre Marcowith - Université Montpellier and CNRS/IN2P3, Montpellier (France)
Pasquale Dario Serpico - LAPTh, Université Grenoble Alpes, Annecy (France)
Lorenzo Sironi - Columbia University, New York (USA)
Emma de Ona Wilhelmi - ICE, Barcelona (Spain) and DESY, Hamburg (Germany)
Ellen Zweibel - University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

Correspondence and application forms should be sent to:
Carmelo Evoli
Gran Sasso Science Institute (GSSI)
Viale Francesco Crispi 7
67100 L'Aquila
Italy
Tel: +39 0862 4280 255
carmelo.evoli@gssi.it

Participation fee: € 900,00 (VAT included) for attendance, board, lodging and Proceedings