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)
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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)
        Slides
      • 08:30 The LHC Machine 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Eric Prebys (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
      • 09:15 break 15'
      • 09:30 First Results and Performance of ATLAS 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Guillaume Unal (CERN)
        Slides
      • 10:15 First Results and Performance of CMS 45'
        Speaker: Dr. Christos Leonidopoulos (CERN)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 16:50 QCD Results from the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Kenichi Hatakeyama (Rockefeller University)
        Slides
      • 17:10 Higgs at the LHC - Evolution vs Revolution 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Tilman Plehn (University of Heidelberg)
        Slides
      • 17:30 break 20'
      • 17:50 Electroweak Results from the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Junjie Zhu (SUNY Stony Brook)
        Slides
      • 18:10 Prospects for Electroweak Physics at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Massimiliano Bellomo (INFN Pavia)
        Slides
      • 18:30 Uplifted Supersymmetry 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Patrick Fox (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 18:50 New NLO Gluon Distributions for the LHC 25'
        Speaker: Prof. Marty Block (Northwestern University)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 08:30 Top Properties 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Ulrich Heinz (Brown University)
        Slides
      • 08:50 Top Mass 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Lina Galtieri (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 09:10 break 20'
      • 09:30 Top Physics at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Claudio Campagnari (University of California, Santa Barbara)
        Slides
      • 09:50 New Physics In Top at the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Andrew Ivanov (Kansas State University)
        Slides
    • 10:10 - 10:50 Hadron Collider B Physics
      • 10:10 B Physics Results from the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Sergey Burdin (University of Liverpool)
        Slides
      • 10:30 B Physics at LHCb 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Chris Jones (Cambridge University)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 16:50 Search for the High Mass Higgs Boson at the Tevatron 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Marc Buehler (Univ. of Virginia)
        Slides
      • 17:10 Searches for Non-SM Higgs Bosons 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Andy Haas (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 17:30 break 20'
      • 17:50 Search for the Low Mass Higgs Boson in ATLAS 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Bruce Mellado (Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison)
        Slides
      • 18:10 Search for the Low Mass Higgs Boson in CMS 20'
        Speaker: Alexei Safonov (Texas A&M University)
        Slides
      • 18:30 Search for the High Mass Higgs Boson in ATLAS 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Chris Potter (McGill University)
        Slides
      • 18:50 Search for the High Mass Higgs Boson in CMS 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Alexey Drozdetskiy (University of Florida)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 08:20 Searches for New Physics in CDF 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Monica D'Onofrio (University of Liverpool)
        Slides
      • 08:40 Supermodels at the LHC 20'
        Speaker: Martin Schmaltz (Boston U)
        Slides
      • 09:00 Searches for New Physics at D0 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Yuri Gershtein (Rutgers University)
        Slides
      • 09:20 break 20'
      • 09:40 Boosting BSM Higgs discovery with jet substructure 20'
        Speaker: Adam Martin (Fermilab)
        Slides
      • 10:00 Searches for New Physics in CMS 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Greg Landsberg (Brown University)
        Slides
      • 10:20 The LHC Phenomenology of Vectorlike Confinement 20'
        Speaker: Takemichi Okui (Florida State)
        Slides
      • 10:40 Searches for New Physics in ATLAS 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Gustaaf Brooijmans (Columbia University)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 08:40 Large Scale Searches for Relic Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Mani Tripathi (University of California, Davis)
        Slides
      • 09:00 Dark Matter Searches with the Fermi Space Telescope 20'
        Speaker: Yvonne Edmonds (Stanford University)
        Slides
      • 09:20 break 20'
      • 09:40 Dark Matter searches with Dwarf Galaxies 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Rouven Essig (Stanford University)
        Slides
      • 10:00 New Results from PAMELA 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Marco Casolino (National Institute of Nuclear Physics, Rome)
        Slides
      • 10:20 High-Intensity Accelerator Probes of Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Philip Schuster (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:40 Dark Matter Searches with Antideuterons 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Lisa Randall (Harvard University)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 16:50 New Physics Spectroscopy with Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Gabe Shaughnessy (ANL / Northwestern)
        Slides
      • 17:10 LSST 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Ryan Scranton (University of California, Davis)
        Slides
      • 17:30 break 20'
      • 17:50 Dark Energy Survey 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Josh Frieman (University of Chicago and Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 18:10 WMAP and Planck 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Lloyd Knox (University of California, Davis)
        Slides
      • 18:30 Astrophysical Constraints on Interacting Dark Matter 20'
        Speaker: Matt Buckley (Caltech)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 08:20 Results from Belle 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Alan Schwartz (University of Cincinnatti)
        Slides
      • 08:40 Results from BaBar 20'
        Speaker: Dr. David Lopes Pegna (Princeton University)
        Slides
      • 09:00 Results from CLEO/c 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Phil Rubin (George Mason Univ.)
        Slides
      • 09:20 Future B Factories 20'
        Speaker: Prof. David Hitlin (California Institute of Technology)
        Slides
      • 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)
        Slides
      • 10:20 MiniBooNE 20'
        Speaker: Dr. William Louis (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 10:40 Measuring Theta_13 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Jim Napolitano (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institut)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
      • 16:50 Project X: Accelerator and Experiments 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Stephen Parke (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 17:10 LBNE - Long Baseline Neutrinos at DUSEL 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Christopher Mauger (Los Alamos National Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 17:30 break 15'
      • 17:45 NEMO-3/SuperNEMO 20'
        Speaker: Prof. Karol Lang (University of Texas at Austin)
        Slides
      • 18:05 IceCube 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Patrick Toale (Penn State University)
        Slides
      • 18:25 ANITA 20'
        Speaker: Prof. David Saltzberg (University of California, Los Angeles)
        Slides
    • 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)
        Slides
    • 19:15 - 21:00 Dinner