Aspen Particle Physics 2010

chaired by John Conway (University of California, Davis), Robin Erbacher (University of California, Davis), Timothy Tait (University of California, Irvine), Graham Kribs (University of Oregon)
from to (US/Mountain)
at Aspen Center for Physics ( Aspen Center for Physics )
Aspen, Colorado, USA
Description
Aspen Particle Physics 2010

January 18-23, 2010

Support Email: conway@physics.ucdavis.edu
Go to day
  • Sunday, 17 January 2010
    • 16:00 - 19:00 Arrival and Registration
    • 19:00 - 21:00 Welcome Reception
  • Monday, 18 January 2010
    • 08:00 - 11:00 First Results from the LHC
      • 08:00 Introduction: The Revolution is here, where the heck have YOU been? 30'
        Speaker: Neal Weiner (NYU)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:30 The LHC Machine 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Eric Prebys (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Material: Slides powerpoint filedown arrow pdf file
      • 09:15 break 15'
      • 09:30 First Results and Performance of ATLAS 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Guillaume Unal (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:15 First Results and Performance of CMS 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Christos Leonidopoulos (CERN)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:00 - 16:30 Lunch/Skiing
    • 16:30 - 19:15 Electroweak, QCD, and Higgs Physics
      • 16:30 Prospects for QCD at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Nikos Varelas (University of Illinois at Chicago)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 16:50 QCD Results from the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Kenichi Hatakeyama (Rockefeller University)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 17:10 Higgs at the LHC - Evolution vs Revolution 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Tilman Plehn (University of Heidelberg)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:30 break 20'
      • 17:50 Electroweak Results from the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Junjie Zhu (SUNY Stony Brook)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:10 Prospects for Electroweak Physics at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Massimiliano Bellomo (INFN Pavia)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:30 Uplifted Supersymmetry 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Patrick Fox (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:50 New NLO Gluon Distributions for the LHC 25'
        Speaker: Prof. Marty Block (Northwestern University)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 19:15 - 20:15 Dinner
  • Tuesday, 19 January 2010
    • 08:00 - 10:10 Top Quark Physics
      • 08:00 Top Theory 30'
        Speaker: Jessie Shelton (Yale)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:30 Top Properties 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Ulrich Heinz (Brown University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:50 Top Mass 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Lina Galtieri (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:10 break 20'
      • 09:30 Top Physics at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Claudio Campagnari (University of California, Santa Barbara)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:50 New Physics In Top at the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Andrew Ivanov (Kansas State University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 10:10 - 10:50 Hadron Collider B Physics
      • 10:10 B Physics Results from the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Sergey Burdin (University of Liverpool)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 10:30 B Physics at LHCb 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Chris Jones (Cambridge University)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 11:00 - 16:15 lunch/skiing
    • 16:30 - 19:10 The Higgs Boson
      • 16:30 Search for the Low Mass Higgs at the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Bo Jayatilaka (Duke University)
        Material: Slides link
      • 16:50 Search for the High Mass Higgs Boson at the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Marc Buehler (Univ. of Virginia)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:10 Searches for Non-SM Higgs Bosons 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Andy Haas (SLAC)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:30 break 20'
      • 17:50 Search for the Low Mass Higgs Boson in ATLAS 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Bruce Mellado (Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:10 Search for the Low Mass Higgs Boson in CMS 20'
        Speaker: Alexei Safonov (Texas A&M University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:30 Search for the High Mass Higgs Boson in ATLAS 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Chris Potter (McGill University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:50 Search for the High Mass Higgs Boson in CMS 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Alexey Drozdetskiy (University of Florida)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 19:10 - 21:00 Dinner
  • Wednesday, 20 January 2010
    • 08:00 - 11:00 Beyond the Standard Model
      • 08:00 Casting a Wide Net for New Physics with jets+MET Searches at LHC 20'
        Speaker: Jacob Wacker (SLAC)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:20 Searches for New Physics in CDF 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Monica D'Onofrio (University of Liverpool)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:40 Supermodels at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Martin Schmaltz (Boston U)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:00 Searches for New Physics at D0 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Yuri Gershtein (Rutgers University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:20 break 20'
      • 09:40 Boosting BSM Higgs discovery with jet substructure 20'
        Speaker: Adam Martin (Fermilab)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:00 Searches for New Physics in CMS 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Greg Landsberg (Brown University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:20 The LHC Phenomenology of Vectorlike Confinement 20'
        Speaker: Takemichi Okui (Florida State)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:40 Searches for New Physics in ATLAS 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Gustaaf Brooijmans (Columbia University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 11:00 - 16:30 Lunch/Skiing
    • 16:30 - 21:00 Public Lecture
  • Thursday, 21 January 2010
    • 08:00 - 11:00 Dark Matter
      • 08:00 Dark Matter from the Baryon Asymmetry 20'
        Speaker: Kathryn Zurek (University of Michigan)
      • 08:20 New Results from CDMS II 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Nader Mirabolfathi (University of California, Berkeley)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:40 Large Scale Searches for Relic Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Mani Tripathi (University of California, Davis)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:00 Dark Matter Searches with the Fermi Space Telescope 20'
        Speaker: Yvonne Edmonds (Stanford University)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 09:20 break 20'
      • 09:40 Dark Matter searches with Dwarf Galaxies 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Rouven Essig (Stanford University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:00 New Results from PAMELA 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Marco Casolino (National Institute of Nuclear Physics, Rome)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:20 High-Intensity Accelerator Probes of Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Philip Schuster (SLAC)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:40 Dark Matter Searches with Antideuterons 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Lisa Randall (Harvard University)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 11:00 - 16:30 Lunch/Skiing
    • 16:30 - 19:00 Astrophysical Probes of Dark Energy and Dark Matter
      • 16:30 Recent Developments String Phenomenology 20'
        Speaker: Mirjam Cvetic (University of Pennsylvania)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 16:50 New Physics Spectroscopy with Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Gabe Shaughnessy (ANL / Northwestern)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:10 LSST 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Ryan Scranton (University of California, Davis)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:30 break 20'
      • 17:50 Dark Energy Survey 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Josh Frieman (University of Chicago and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:10 WMAP and Planck 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Lloyd Knox (University of California, Davis)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:30 Astrophysical Constraints on Interacting Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Matt Buckley (Caltech)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 19:00 - 21:00 Conference Banquet
  • Friday, 22 January 2010
    • 08:00 - 10:00 Flavor Physics
      • 08:00 Theory of Flavor Physics 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Gudrun Hiller (Technical University Dortmund)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:20 Results from Belle 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Alan Schwartz (University of Cincinnatti)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 08:40 Results from BaBar 20'
        Speaker: Dr. David Lopes Pegna (Princeton University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:00 Results from CLEO/c 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Phil Rubin (George Mason Univ.)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 09:20 Future B Factories 20'
        Speaker: Prof. David Hitlin (California Institute of Technology)
        Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
      • 09:40 break 20'
    • 10:00 - 11:00 Neutrinos I
      • 10:00 Neutrino Signals for Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Ina Sarcevic (University of Arizona)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:20 MiniBooNE 20'
        Speaker: Dr. William Louis (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 10:40 Measuring Theta_13 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Jim Napolitano (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institut)
        Material: Slides pdf filedown arrow
    • 11:00 - 16:30 Lunch/Skiing
    • 16:30 - 18:45 Neutrinos II
      • 16:30 MINOS and NOvA 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Robert Zwaska (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 16:50 Project X: Accelerator and Experiments 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Stephen Parke (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:10 LBNE - Long Baseline Neutrinos at DUSEL 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Christopher Mauger (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 17:30 break 15'
      • 17:45 NEMO-3/SuperNEMO 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Karol Lang (University of Texas at Austin)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:05 IceCube 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Patrick Toale (Penn State University)
        Material: Slides pdf file
      • 18:25 ANITA 20'
        Speaker: Prof. David Saltzberg (University of California, Los Angeles)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 18:45 - 19:15 Is the Revolution Here?
      • 18:45 Is the Revolution Here? 30'
        Speaker: Prof. Carlos Wagner (University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory)
        Material: Slides pdf file
    • 19:15 - 21:00 Dinner