2009 Michigan REU Student Presentations - Final Presentations

chaired by Jeremy Herr
Thursday, 13 August 2009 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at CERN ( 40-S2-C01 )
Description
Each student will give a 15-minute oral presentation with slides. This is an opportunity for all of the students in the UM-CERN-REU program to give a report on what they did this summer.

Mandatory for all students; advisors are especially welcome to attend. Anyone else is welcome to attend as well.

By default, every presentation will be recorded and posted publicly on the program website (http://www.um-cern-reu.org). If you object to this, please let us know.
Go to day
  • Thursday, 13 August 2009
    • 10:30 - 10:45 Opening Remarks 15'
      Speaker: Homer Alfred Neal (High Energy Physics)
    • 10:50 - 11:05 ATLAS Calorimeter Commissioning and Missing Transverse Energy 15'
      Speaker: Jeremy Taylor Ticey (University of Michigan-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 11:10 - 11:25 ATLAS Live and Higgs Search 15'
      The ATLAS Live Muon Spectrometer channel - in development.
      ATLAS Higgs search.
      Speaker: James Michael Stankowicz Jr (University of Michigan-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 11:30 - 11:45 Refinements of Positron Accumulation Technique at ATRAP 15'
      Speaker: Monica Lacy
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 11:50 - 12:05 ATLAS High Level Trigger System 15'
      Speaker: Alexander Palmer (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN)-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 12:10 - 12:55 Lunch
    • 13:00 - 13:15 Testing Dynamic Data Allocation Algorithms Within a GRID Simulator 15'
      Speaker: William Boyd (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN)-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 13:20 - 13:35 Trigger Software Validation and DQM Development in SUSY and Exotica Analysis at CMS 15'
      Speaker: Philip Hebda (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN)-Purdue University)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 13:40 - 13:55 CMS Tracker Commissioning 15'
      Speaker: Jennifer Grab (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN)-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 14:00 - 14:15 Exploring Lambda B Spin Effects through Toy Monte Carlo and Event Displays 15'
      Speaker: Jiri Stehlik (Michigan State University-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 14:20 - 14:25 short break
    • 14:30 - 14:45 Tim Lou 15'
      Speaker: Hou Keong Lou (Dept. of Physics and Astronomy-Rutgers, State Univ. of New Jerse)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides presentation file powerpoint file pdf file
    • 14:50 - 15:05 Comparison of mSUGRA and GMSB Supersymmetry in ATLAS using Z(ll) Final State 15'
      Speaker: Javier Mauricio Duarte (University of Michigan-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 15:10 - 15:25 Validation and Monitoring of the CMS E-Gamma High Level Trigger 15'
      Speaker: Emily Grace (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN)-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 15:30 - 15:45 B-Field Corrections to Gas Monitor RT Functions 15'
      Speaker: Jason Michael Hindes (University of Michigan-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 15:50 - 15:55 short break
    • 16:00 - 16:15 Designing a Laser Interface for ATRAP 15'
      Speaker: Steven Moses
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 16:20 - 16:35 Noise Validation in ATLAS' Tile Calorimeter 15'
      Speaker: Jessica Lynn Muir (Michigan State University-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 16:40 - 16:55 Understanding LHC Splice Resistances and Quench Protection 15'
      Speaker: Alexander Tuna
      Material: Video in CDS link slides pdf file
    • 17:00 - 17:15 ALICE PC Cooling System Sensor 15'
      Speaker: Giulia Fanti (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN)-Unknown-Unknown)
      Material: Video in CDS link slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 17:20 - 17:30 Closing remarks 10'
      Speakers: Homer Alfred Neal (High Energy Physics), Jeremy Herr (U. of Michigan), Jean Krisch (University of Michigan), Myron Campbell (High Energy Physics)
    • 17:35 - 18:55 Group Photo
    • 19:00 - 22:30 Dinner ( Creux de Genthod ( - ) )
      http://www.creuxdegenthod.com