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From Cosmic Strings to CMB Observations


60th Birthday of François R. Bouchet

The Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris will organize a workshop to celebrate the scientific achievements of François R. Bouchet on the occasion of his 60th anniversary. In the context of these contributions, the conference will focus on the prospects for cosmology over the next decades.


Welcome cocktail

A welcome cocktail will take place on Wednesday, 23rd from 5.30 pm to 8.00 pm at IAP.


Conference dinner

The dinner will take place on Thursday, March 24th (7.30 pm, smart dress code) at the Luxembourg Palace (Sénat).

From Cosmic Strings to CMB Observations:
Celebrating the 60th Birthday of François R. Bouchet


Paris, 23th - 25th March 2016

The event will take place at the IAP in Paris from Wednesday March 23th, 2016 (starting beginning of the afternoon) to Friday March 25th, 2016 (ending at midday).

Organizers: S. Colombi, E. Hivon, J. Martin (Chair) and P. Peter.

List of speakers includes

  • David Bennett
  • Francis Bernardeau
  • Edmund Bertschinger
  • Jean-François Cardoso
  • Olivier Doré
  • Anne Ducout
  • Ruth Durrer
  • George Efstathiou
  • Bruno Guiderdoni
  • Marc Lachieze Rey
  • Jean-Marc Luck
  • Viatcheslav Mukhanov
  • Jean-Loup Puget
  • Christophe Ringeval
  • Richard Schaeffer
  • Shiv Sethi
  • Joe Silk
  • Albert Stebbins
  • Benjamin Wandelt
  • David Weinberg
  • Simon White
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