Invited Speakers

I Astrophysical input into DM searches

  • Gianfranco Bertone (University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
    Particle Physics models of dark matter and their astrophysical phenomenology
  • Chris McCabe (King's College, London)
    Astrophysical constraints on dark matter detection
  • Francesca Calore (Laboratoire d’Annecy-le-Vieux de Physique Théorique, France)
    Astrophysical inputs and current constraints from indirect dark matter detection
  • TBD
    The gamma ray excess from the galactic centre

II The effects of baryons on the structure of dark matter halos

  • Andrew Pontzen (University College, London)
    The core-cusp controversy: theory and observations
  • Matthias Steinmetz (Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam)
    Dark matter structure in the Milky Way after Gaia

III Constraints on the nature of dark matter from astrophysics

  • Simon White (Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Garching)
    The smallest dark matter halos and their annihilation radiation
  • Till Sawala (University of Helsinki, Finland)
    Lessons about dark matter from satellite galaxies
  • Noam Libeskind (Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam)
    Planes of satellite galaxies
  • Alejandro Benitez-Llambay (University of Durham)
    Dark galaxies as a probe of dark matter
  • Denis Erkal (University of Surrey)
    Dark matter halo detection from gaps in tidal streams
  • Simona Vegetti (Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics, Garching)
    Strong gravitational lensing as a probe of dark matter
  • Catherine Hymans (Royal Observatory, Edinburgh)
    Weak gravitational lensing as a probe of dark matter

IV Alternatives to cold dark matter

  • Alexei Boyarski (University of Leiden, the Netherlands)
    Warm dark matter
  • Andrew Robertson (University of Durham)
    Self-interacting dark matter
  • Jens Niemeyer (Göttingen University)
    Fuzzy dark matter