Athena Developers Meeting

5th floor, Classroom (Flatiron Institute)

5th floor, Classroom

Flatiron Institute

Good Afternoon,
The Center for Computational Astrophysics (CCA) located at 162 5th Avenue, is hosting the Athena Developers Meeting, Monday, October 19th.  The entrance to the Flatiron Institute is on 21st Street.   Please click here to attend virtually. 

Please check in with security upon entering the building; you will need to show your ID for entrance into the building.  
Athena Developers Meeting


162 5th Ave, 2nd floor

Ingrid Daubechies Auditorium

Date & Time:

Monday, October 19; 10:30 am to 6:00pm

10:00 am Breakfast

10:30 am Meeting start 

Everyone has 30 minutes for their talks, but the idea is to have them very interactively. So if the talk and the discussion merge, that is perfectly fine.


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    • 10:00 AM 10:30 AM
      Breakfast 30m
    • 10:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Yan-Fei Jiang & Chris White: update on radiative (GR)MHD 30m
    • 11:00 AM 11:45 AM
      Discussion 45m
    • 11:45 AM 12:15 PM
      Jens Mahlmann, Elias Most & Bart Ripperda: update on resistive GRMHD and force-free strategies 30m
    • 12:15 PM 1:00 PM
      Discussion 45m
    • 1:00 PM 1:30 PM
      Lunch 30m
    • 1:30 PM 2:00 PM
      Lev Arzamasskiy: update on test particles and Pegasus++ framework 30m
    • 2:00 PM 2:45 PM
      Discussion 45m
    • 2:45 PM 3:15 PM
      Jim Stone: update on GPU’s in Athena++ and how particles, resistive GRMHD, radiative (GR)MHD fit in the framework 30m
    • 3:15 PM 4:00 PM
      Discussion 45m
    • 4:00 PM 4:15 PM
      PM Break 15m
    • 4:15 PM 4:45 PM
      Drummond Fielding: update on AMR strategies and higher order methods for turbulent reconnection simulations 30m
    • 4:45 PM 5:15 PM
      Sasha Chernoglazov: update on AMR strategies and test particle strategies for relativistic turbulent reconnection simulations 30m
    • 5:15 PM 6:00 PM
      Discussion 45m
    • 6:00 PM 6:20 PM
      Dinner (at local restaurant) 20m