MONDAY, January 12
  Morning: Relativistic Binaries [Chair: J. Taylor]
F. Rasio, J. Kelly Introduction and Welcome
I. Stairs
Overview of Pulsar Tests of General Relativity (REVIEW)
L.S. Finn Binary Pulsars as Gravitational Wave Sources (REVIEW)
J. Weisberg
The Relativistic Binary Pulsar B1913+16: Thirty Years of Observations and Analysis
M. Bailes
Timing the Relativistic Binary Pulsar PSR J1141-6545
D. Lorimer
New Limits on the Strong Equivalence Principle from Two Long-period Circular-orbit Binary Pulsars
  Evening: New Double Neutron Star Systems [Chair: V. Kalogera]
A. Lyne
Binary Pulsar Discoveries in the Parkes Multibeam Survey
M. McLaughlin
New Binary and Millisecond Pulsars from Arecibo Drift-Scan Searches
M. Burgay
The Highly Relativistic Binary Pulsar PSR J0737-3039A: Discovery and Implications
M. Kramer
The Double Pulsar { A New Testbed for Relativistic Gravity
R. Manchester
Interactions in the PSR J0737-3039 System
S. Ransom
GBT Exploratory Time Observations of the Double-Pulsar System PSR J0737-3039
C. Kim
The Galactic Double-Neutron-Star Merger Rate: Most Current Estimates
  TUESDAY, January 13
  Morning: Companions and Counterparts [Chair: D. Chakrabarty]
J. Grindlay
Chandra Studies of Millisecond Pulsars in Globular Clusters (REVIEW)
M. van Kerkwijk
Optical Studies of Companions to Millisecond Pulsars (REVIEW)
S. Johnston
Timing of the Binary Pulsar PSR B1259-63
V. Kaspi The High-mass Binary Pulsars PSR J0045-7319 and PSR J1740-3052
  Evening: Globular Cluster Pulsars [Chair: B. Hansen]
F. Camilo Radio Pulsars in Globular Clusters (REVIEW)
A. Possenti
A Dozen New Pulsars from the Parkes Globular Cluster Search
M. Bailes
Parkes Observations of Globular Cluster Pulsars
P. Freire
The PSR J0514-4002A Binary System in NGC 1851
S. Ransom
A 20-cm Survey for Pulsars in Globular Clusters using the GBT and Arecibo
S. Thorsett
Update on Pulsar B1620-26 in M4: Observations, Models, and Implications
S. Sigurdsson
Update on Pulsar B1620-26 in M4: Observations, Models, and Implications
  WEDNESDAY, January 14
  Morning: Binary Pulsar Formation [Chair: Ed van den Heuvel]
L. Nelson
Formation and Evolution of Binary Millisecond Pulsars with Helium White Dwarf Companions (REVIEW)
B. Willems
The Orbital Period Distribution of Wide Binary Millisecond Pulsars
V. Kalogera
The Galactic Formation Rate of Eccentric Neutron Star - White Dwarf Binaries
J. Dewi
The Formation of PSR J0737-3039 - Proof of the Standard Evolutionary Model for Double Neutron Stars
L. Burderi
To Accrete or not to Accrete: The Dilemma of the Recycling Scenario
N. Ivanova
Binary Evolution and Neutron Stars in Globular Clusters
  2PM - 6PM [Chair: Fred Rasio]

Mini Workshop on Theoretical Implications of PSR J0737-3039

J. Arons
  D. Backer
  B. Hansen

  A. Harding
F. Jenet
D. Lorimer
C. Michel

  C. Miller
  R. Romani
  S. Sigurdsson
  E. van den Heuvel

B. Willems

L. Bildsten - Summary

P u b l i c   L e c t u r e   b y   V. K a s p i   (W h e e l e r   O p e r a) "The Violent High Energy Universe"

  THURSDAY, January 15
  Morning: Scintillation, Kinematics, Kicks [Chair: D. Nice]
P. Podsiadlowski
Neutron-Star Birth Kicks (REVIEW)
R. Romani
Pulsar Kicks: Spin and Kinematic Constraints
S. Ord
Long-Term Behaviour of the Scintillation Velocity of PSR J1141-6545
D. Stinebring
Scintillation Arcs and Binary Pulsars with an Application to PSR J0737-3039
J. Hessels
Three New Binary Pulsars Discovered With Parkes
  Evening: Accretion and Recycling [Chair: L. Bildsten]
D. Chakrabarty
Millisecond Pulsars in X-Ray Binaries (REVIEW)
S. Campana
Variability in the Quiescent State of Neutron Star Transients
T. Di Salvo
The Optical Counterpart to SAX J1808.4-3658 in Quiescence: Evidence of an Active Radio Pulsar?
F. Lamb
Spin Rates and Magnetic Fields of Millisecond Pulsars
L. Stella Accreting Magnetic Neutron Stars
A. Cumming
Magnetic Field Evolution During Neutron Star Recycling
P. Arras
Gravitational Waves and the Maximum Spin Rate of Accreting Neutron Stars

C o n f e r e n c e   B a n q u e t   -   S p e e c h   b y   M. B a i l e s   o n
"Authorship in Great Pulsar Discoveries"
  FRIDAY, January 16
  Morning: High-precision Timing and Applications [Chair: M. Bailes]
A. Hotan
High-Precision Baseband Timing at Parkes
D. Backer
Timing Instabilities in Millisecond Pulsars
D. Nice
Arecibo Measurements of Pulsar - White Dwarf Binaries: Evidence for Heavy Neutron Stars
B. Jacoby
Shapiro Delay in the Binary Millisecond Pulsar PSR J1909-3744
F. Jenet
Constraining the Properties of the Proposed Super-Massive Black Hole System in 3C66B: Limits from Pulsar Timing
A. Lommen
Using Pulsars to Detect Black Hole Binaries in Globular Clusters
  Evening: Eclipsing, VLM, and Ultracompact Binaries [Chair: A. Lommen]
P. Freire
Eclipsing Binary Pulsars (REVIEW)
D. Nice
GBT Observations of Very Low-Mass Binary Millisecond Pulsars: A Search for Eclipses
B. Stappers
Recent X-ray Observations of PSR B1957+20
L. Bildsten Evolution of Ultracompact Binaries
A. King
Evolution of Black Widow Pulsars


  C. Bassa: Optical Identification of the Companion to PSR J1911-5958A, the Pulsar Binary in the Outskirts of NGC
  M. Beer: Irradiation Effects in Intermediate-Mass Binaries
  S. Campana: Variability in Neutron Star Transients in Quiescence
I. Cognard: Timing Noise in PSR 1821-24: a Micro-Glitch Observed in a Recycled Millisecond Pulsar
  J. Faber: Relativistic Calculations of Coalescing Binary Neutron Stars with a Spectral Methods Field Solver
R. Fernandez: Constraining MSP Interiors through Rotochemical Heating
  J. Fregeau: Fewbody: a new numerical toolkit for simulating small-N gravitational dynamics
  J. Hessels: New Millisecond Pulsars in Globular Clusters
  A. Hotan: An Open Approach to Pulsar Data Archival and Analysis Software
  F. Pena: Most Recent Results on PSR J1740-5340
  E. Pfahl: Probing the Spacetime Around Sgr A* with Radio Pulsars
  P. Ray: Deep Searches for Coherent Pulsations from Low Mass X-ray Binaries
  J. van Leeuwen: Magnetic Field Decay vs Period-Dependent Beaming?
W. van Straten: Polarimetric Pulse Profile Modeling: Applications to High-Precision Timing and Instrumental Calibration