Theory Colloquia

Searching beyond the Standard Model with Lattice QCD

by Amy Nicholson

Europe/Zurich
4/3-006 - TH Conference Room (CERN)

4/3-006 - TH Conference Room

CERN

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Description

Low-energy searches for rare processes and fundamental symmetry violations provide a promising avenue for discovering hints of new physics. Fully leveraging experiments which utilize nuclei as laboratories requires input from non-perturbative QCD calculations, namely, lattice QCD. Meanwhile, lattice QCD itself has reached a level of maturity to produce direct Standard Model predictions of certain quantities which can match or rival experimental precision, allowing potential discrepancies to be observed. In this talk, I will present several ways in which lattice QCD can interplay with experimental low-energy searches for new physics. I will discuss the state-of-the-art of lattice calculations of single- and two-nucleon observable, in particular focusing on those relevant for neutrino scattering, direct dark matter detection, and neutrinoless double beta decay experiments. 

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TH colloquia
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67346292748
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Elena Gianolio
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Zoom Recording Operations 2, Irene Valenzuela Agui, Benoit Loyer, Clement Montcharmont, Pier Francesco Monni, AVC support account, Urs Wiedemann, Thomas Nik Bazl Fard, Pascal Pignereau
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