APS/ICTP-SAIFR Satellite April Meeting

April 5, 2024

ICTP-SAIFR, São Paulo, Brazil

Auditorium of IFT-UNESP


To extend the reach and diversity of its annual meetings, the American Physical Society has developed a pilot program of APS Satellite Meetings with the participation of ICTP-SAIFR in Latin America. As part of the APS April Meeting from April 3-6, 2024, ICTP-SAIFR is organizing on April 5 (Friday) a 2-hour Satellite Session on Cosmology and related topics that will be broadcast live to all participants of the APS April Meeting, as well as a session for student/postdoc presentations.

Graduate students and postdocs can apply until March 20, 2024 to give oral presentations or posters at the student-postdoc session on Cosmology and related topics.

The activities on April 5 will be held in-person in the IFT-UNESP auditorium from 3 PM to 7 PM. The complete schedule of sessions of the APS Virtual March Meeting can be found on the APS April Meeting 2024 webpage.

There is no registration fee for participation in the APS/ICTP-SAIFR Satellite Meeting.

APS/ICTP-SAIFR Satellite April Meeting schedule:

Friday, April 5

15:00-17:00: Satellite Session on Cosmology and related topics

17:00-17:30: Coffee break

17:30-19:00: Student-Postdoc Presentations on Cosmology and related topics



Registration is now Closed

Invited Speakers

Satellite Session on Cosmology and related topics

15:00 – Raul Abramo (IF-USP): Cosmology in the era of Machine Learning

15:30 – Riccardo Sturani (IFT-UNESP/ICTP-SAIFR): Ward identities in Gravitational Wave Astronomy

16:00 – Chee Sheng Fong (UFABC): How to verify high scale baryogenesis models?

16:30 – Edivaldo Moura Santos (IF-USP): Towards AGN population studies at the TeV energy scale


Abstracts: HERE

Student-Postdoc Presentations

Student-Postdoc Presentations on Cosmology and related topics

17:30 – João Victor Silva Rebouças (Insituto de Física Teórica – UNESP): Modelling the Nonlinear Power Spectrum with COLA Simulations

17:50 – Walter Riquelme (Instituto de Física Teórica – UAM/CSIC): Primordial non-Gaussianity with the Dark Energy Survey

18:10 – RODRIGO VOIVODIC (Donotia International Physics Center): The Hybrid Lagrangian Bias Expansion

18:20 – Lucas James Faga (Institute of Physics – University of São Paulo): Dark Energy Survey Year 3 Results: Cosmology from galaxy clustering and galaxy-galaxy lensing in harmonic space

Abstracts: HERE

Videos and Files


2024 - APS/ICTP-SAIFR Satellite April Meeting

Additional Information

Poster presentation: Participants who are presenting a poster MUST BRING A PRINTED BANNER. The banner size should be at most 1 m (width) x 1,5 m (length). We do not accept A4 or A3 paper. Click here to see what a banner looks like: http://designplast.ind.br/produtos/detalhe/impressao-digital/banner/119/9

How to reach the Institute: The program will be held at ICTP South American Institute, located at IFT-UNESP, which is across the street from a major bus and subway terminal (Terminal Barra Funda). The address which is closer to the entrance of the IFT-UNESP building is R. Jornalista Aloysio Biondi, 120 – Barra Funda, São Paulo. The easiest way to reach us is by subway or bus, please find instructions here.