23rd MCnet Meeting

from Monday, December 6, 2021 (1:00 PM) to Wednesday, December 8, 2021 (1:00 PM)
University of Manchester (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Dec 6, 2021
Dec 7, 2021
Dec 8, 2021
AM
9:00 AM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 10:30 AM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
9:00 AM Sherpa status report - Dr Daniel Reichelt (IPPP Durham)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
9:30 AM PYTHIA status report - Christian Bierlich (Lund University (SE))   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
10:00 AM Herwig 7 status report - Patrick Kirchgaesser (Lund University)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
10:30 AM --- Coffee/Tea ---
11:00 AM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 12:30 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
11:00 AM String interactions in PYTHIA8/Angantyr - Smita Chakraborty   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
11:25 AM Searches for new interactions within the SMEFT framework - Luca Mantani (DAMTP, University of Cambridge)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
11:50 AM HEJ2+PYTHIA - Merging High Energy and Soft-Collinear Resummation - Hitham Hassan (Durham University)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
12:10 PM QED real corrections in the Sherpa event generator - Lois Flower (IPPP, Durham University)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
9:00 AM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 10:20 AM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
9:00 AM Preparing Sherpa for e+e- - Alan Price (Siegen University)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
9:25 AM Tackling the Uncertainties of Event Generators - Leif Gellersen   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
9:50 AM HEJ status report - Jeppe Rosenkrantz Andersen (IPPP, University of Durham)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
10:20 AM --- Coffee ---
10:45 AM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 11:45 AM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
10:45 AM Quarkonia showers in PYTHIA8 - Naomi Cooke (University of Birmingham (GB))   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
11:05 AM Search for non-resonant di-Higgs searches in bb-gamma gamma channel in CMS experiment and diphoton modelling in Herwig - Soumya Mukherjee (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
11:25 AM Implementing BSM radiations to angular-ordered parton shower process in Herwig and searching for the signal in the CMS detector - Joon-Bin Lee (Seoul National University (KR))   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
11:45 AM
Coffee/Tea (until 12:00 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
PM
1:00 PM
MCnet Management Meeting (until 3:00 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
3:00 PM
Coffee/Tea (until 3:30 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
3:30 PM
Welcome and Introduction - Mike Seymour (University of Manchester (GB)) (until 3:40 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
3:40 PM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 5:40 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
3:40 PM The K*/K ratio in heavy ion collisions - Chiara Le Roux   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
4:00 PM Subleading high-energy logarithms and NLO accuracy for W + jets - Emmet Byrne   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
4:20 PM Towards discrimination and improved modelling of dark-sector showers - Sukanya Sinha (University of Witwatersrand)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
4:40 PM Photoproduction events in Sherpa - Peter Meinzinger   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
5:00 PM Recent updates in LHAPDF - Max Knobbe   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 3:30 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
2:00 PM MadGraph5_aMC@NLO: progress realised thanks to MCnet - Olivier Mattelaer (UCLouvain)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
2:30 PM Rivet status report - Andy Buckley (University of Glasgow (GB))   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
3:00 PM Contur status report - Jonathan Butterworth (UCL)   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
3:30 PM --- Coffee / Tea ---
4:00 PM
Student talks / Discussion topic (until 5:30 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
4:00 PM Diboson production including NLO QCD and electroweak corrections - Simon Luca Villani   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
4:25 PM Hadronic Interactions at High and Low Energies - Marius Utheim   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
4:50 PM Berends-Giele recursion and a 1/Nc expansion in MadGraph - Andrew Lifson   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
5:10 PM MadGraph-Rivet/Contur interface development - Si Hyun Jeon (Seoul National University (KR))   (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
5:30 PM
Break followed by MCnet Network Dinner at 19:00 (until 7:00 PM) ()
7:00 PM
MCnet Network Dinner (until 10:00 PM) ()
12:00 PM
MCnet Umbrella Organisation: Overview and Discussion - Jonathan Butterworth (UCL) Mike Seymour (University of Manchester (GB)) (until 12:45 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)
12:45 PM
Closing Remarks - Mike Seymour (University of Manchester (GB)) (until 1:00 PM) (Niels Bohr Common Room, 6th Floor Schuster Building)