Why this workshop...
II ITALIAN-PAKISTANI WORKSHOP ON RELATIVISTIC ASTROPHYSICS, PESCARA 8-10 JULY 2009
The Second Italian-Pakistani Workshop will be in the beautiful town of Pescara as a result of the joint efforts of the Department of Physics of the University of Salento (Italy), INFN, the Centre for Advanced Mathematics and Physics of the National University of Sciences & Technology (Pakistan) and the International Center for Relativistic Astrophysics Network (ICRANet).
The workshops follow the signature of an Agreement between the Department of Physics, University of Salento and the Centre for Advanced Mathematics & Physics of the National University of Sciences & Technology of Rawalpindi aiming of promoting scientific and academic cooperation between the parties. Initially the collaboration will concentrate in the area of relativistic astrophysics and that's the aim of this workshop.
This workshop is dedicated to the memory of John Archibald Wheeler who left on April, 2008.
Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN); Sez. di Lecce, (Italy).
Centre for Advanced Mathematics & Physics of the National University of Sciences & Technology, Rawalpindi, Pakistan.
International center of Relativistic Astrophysics (ICRANet), Pescara, (Italy).
The Pakistani scientific commettee has been partially supported by
The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, (Italy).
F. De Paolis (Co-Chair), G. Ingrosso
(Università del Salento, Dipartimento di Fisica, Gruppo di Astrofisica and INFN).
A. Qadir (Co-Chair), A. Siddiqui, M.Akbar
(National University of Sciences & Technology, Rawalpindi - Pakistan)
(European Space Astronomy Center (ESAC), European Space Agency (ESA), Madrid, Spain)