The 13th Workshop
General Relativity and Gravitation

Osaka City University Media Center, Sugimoto Campus,
Osaka City University, Osaka, Japan
December 1-4, 2003

We have a workshop on general relativity and gravitation
during the period of 1 Dec. 2003(Mon) - 4 Dec. 2003(Thu)
at Media Center in Sugimoto campus of Osaka City University.
This is the annual meeting held to encourage collaborations between
researchers working on widely spread topics related to "gravity".
The topics covered by this workshop are classical general relativity,
quantum gravity, cosmology and so on. We have several invited speakers
and the presentations are basically given in English.


    Final Circular

List of Participants

List of participants



Invited Speakers

* Tye, S. H. H. (Cornell Univ., USA) "Brane inflation: From superstring to cosmic strings"
* Volovik, G. E. (Helsinki Univ., Finland and Landau Inst., Russia)
"What can one say on the quantum vacuum using condensed-matter experience?"
* Lazzarini, A. (Caltech, USA) "Status of LIGO: First science run and future operations"
* Kawai, N. (Tokyo Institute of Technology) "Observations of gamma ray bursts"
* Ioka, K. (Osaka Univ.) "Theories of gamma-ray bursts"
* Seto, N. (Caltech) "DECIGO and BBO"
* Takahashi, R. (NAO) "Operational status of TAMA300"
* Moroi, T. (Tohoku Univ.) "Curvaton"
* Maeda, K. (Kyoto Univ.) "Are supersymmetric compactifications unstable?"
* Omukai, K. (Oxford / NAO) "Formation of the first stars"
* Sugiyama, N. (NAO) "About CMB"


[Deadline: January 31, 2004]

Please write your manuscript in English.

Page limits: 20 pages for the invited speakers, 4 pages for other speakers.
Please download the macro-file of proceeding from here.

Please send your manuscript by one of the two ways
after making a postscript file of your manuscript.

E-mail to (after COMPRESS and UUPACK the postscript file.)

Postal mail to

K. Nakao
Department of Mathematics and Physics,
Graduate School of Science,
Osaka City University,
Sugimoto-cho, Sumiyoshi-ku, Osaka 558-8585


Chiba, Takeshi (Kyoto University, Japan)
Eriguchi, Yoshiharu (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Futamase, Toshifumi (Tohoku University, Japan)
Hosoya, Akio (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Ishihara, Hideki (Osaka City University, Japan)
Kanda, Nobuyuki (Osaka City University, Japan)
Kojima, Yasufumi (Hiroshima University, Japan)
Maeda, Kei-ichi (Waseda University, Japan)
Nakamura, Takashi (Kyoto University, Japan)
Nakao, Ken'ichi (Osaka City University, Japan)
Nambu, Yasusada (Nagoya University, Japan)
Oohara, Ken-ichi (Niigata University, Japan)
Sasaki, Misao (Kyoto University, Japan)
Shibata, Masaru (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Shiromizu, Tetsuya (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Sugiyama, Naoshi (National Astronomical Observatory, Japan)
Tanaka, Takahiro (Kyoto University, Japan)
Tomita, Kenji (Kyoto University, Japan)
Yokoyama, Jun'ichi (Osaka University, Japan)


Ishihara, Hideki (
Kanda, Nobuyuki (
Nakao, Ken'ichi (
Nakano, Hiroyuki (

Department of Mathematics and Physics,
Graduate School of Science,
Osaka City University
Sugimoto-cho, Sumiyoshi, Osaka 558-8585

TEL : +81-6-6605-2641 (Nakao)
FAX : +81-6-6605-2641

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