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SATURDAY JUNE 2O

Morning session Chairman: Salvatore Capozziello

09:00 - 09:50 Registration
09:50 - 10:00 Opening (Odintsov-Oikonomou-Chatzichristou)
10:00 - 10:40 Odintsov S, Accelerating cosmology from modified gravity
10:40 - 11:20 Nojiri S, New theories of massive spin-two particle
11:20 - 12:00 Fulling S, Energy-Pressure Balance for Hard and Soft Walls
12:00 - 12:30 Coffee Break
12:30 - 13:10 Milton K, How does Casimir energy fall?
13:10 - 13:50 Perivolaropoulos L, Is there a fundamental cosmic dipole?
13:50 - 14:30 Oriti D, Cosmology as Quantum Gravity hydrodynamics

Evening session Chairman: Iver Brevik

17:00 - 17:20 Olaussen K, Einstein gravity with non-minimal coupling to scalar fields
17:20 - 17:40 De Laurentis M, Inflation and dark energy from f(R,G) gravity
17:40 - 18:00 Haba Z, Decaying cosmological term, dissipation and primordial magnetic fields
18:00 - 18:20 Sharov G, Parameters of different cosmological models and recent observations
18:30            Welcome reception dinner at Hotel Mediterranean

SUNDAY JUNE 21

Morning session Chairman: Kimball Milton

10:00 - 10:40 Capozziello S., Stellar Structures in Extended Gravity
10:40 - 11:20 Faraoni V, General relativity vs Newtonian simulations of large-scale structures
11:20 - 12:00 Brevik I, Influence from bulk viscosity on the evolution of the universe
12:00 - 12:30 Coffee break
12:30 - 13:10 Dobado A, Entropy fluctuation dissipation in the early cosmology hadron era
13:10 - 13:50 Saridakis E., Torsional and F(T) gravity in cosmology
13:50 - 14:30 Sushkov S, Cosmological dynamics in the theory of gravity with Higgs nonminimal kinetic coupling to gravity

Evening session Chairman: Shin'ichi Nojiri

17:00 - 17:20 Szydlowski M, Decaying vacuum as a solution of the cosmological constant problem
17:20 - 17:40 Racioppi A, Dynamically Induced Planck Scale and Inflation
17:40 - 18:00 Hoye J, Induced pair interactions from the quantized electromagnetic field

MONDAY JUNE 22

Morning session Chairman: Stephen Fulling

10:00 - 10:40 Bamba K, Large-scale magnetic fields, non-Gaussianity, and gravitational waves in the inflationary universe
10:40 - 11:20 Pavsic M, Quantum Vacuum and Clifford Algebras
11:20 - 12:00 Tsagas C, TBA
12:00 - 12:30 Coffee break
12:30 - 13:10 Shafi Q, Standard Model inflation & Beyond
13:10 - 13:30 Demir D, Riemann-Eddington gravity: Incorporating matter, degravitating the cosmological constant

Evening session Chairman: Leandros Perivolaropoulos

17:00 - 17:20 Smith P, G and the Quantum Vacuum
17:20 - 17:40 Yuce C, Dynamical Casimir Effect for a Rotating Cavity
17:40 - 17:55 Guileux G, Renormalisation group flow for scalar fields in De Sitter space

Dinner in the Old Town of Rhodes at Restaurant Romios. Meeting point at Hotel Mediterranean 19:00


TUESDAY JUNE 23

Morning session Chairman: Kare Olaussen

11:00 - 11:40 Dunsby P, The emergence of late time cosmological acceleration and other problems in f(R) gravity
11:40 - 12:20 Woodard P, Electrodynamic Effects of Inflationary Gravitons
12:20 - 12:40 Mohanty S, No-scale Supergravity based inflation models
12:40 - 13:00 Gionti G, String Theory based F(R)-Gravity with Duality Transformations

Evening session Chairman: Richard P. Woodard

15:30 - 15:50 Kudykina T, Rotation curves and attractive forces in the Universe
15:50 - 16:10 Oikonomou V, TBA
16:10 - 16:30 Park M, TBA
16:30 - 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 - 17:15 Katsuragawa T, Bouncing Universe and non-singular Black Holes in Modified gravity
17:15 - 17:30 Korumilli S, Quadratic couplings in 3-form dark energy model
17:30 - 18:30 Conference Conclusions and Discussion

WEDNESDAY JUNE 24
EXCURSION DAY: CHARAKI AND LINDOS

10:00 DEPARTURE FROM Mediterranean Hotel
11:00 ARRIVAL IN CHARAKI (swimming, lunch, coffee)
16:00 DEPARTURE FROM CHARAKI
16:30 ARRIVAL IN LINDOS (tour in the village)
19:00 DEPARTURE FROM LINDOS
20:00 ARRIVAL IN RHODES TOWN