Minimum Bias and Underlying Event Working Group

Friday, June 17, 2011 - 8:30 AM
CERN (TH Theory Conference Room)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Jun 17, 2011
AM
9:00 AM
Cross sections, diffraction and forward physics (until 1:30 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
9:00 AM Inelastic cross section measurement in ALICE - Martino Gagliardi (Universita degli Studi di Torino-Universita e INFN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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9:20 AM Measurement of visible (and extrapolation to total) pp cross section in CMS - Mr Nicolo Cartiglia (INFN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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10:00 AM Diffraction and forward rapidity gap measurement in MB events in ATLAS - Mr Tim Martin (University of Birmingham)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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10:20 AM --- Coffee break ---
10:40 AM Diffraction dissociation in pp with ALICE - Martin Poghosyan (Universita degli Studi di Torino-Universita e INFN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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11:00 AM New forward physics results from CMS - Juerg Eugster (ETHZ)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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11:30 AM Latest results from LHCf - Hiroaki Menjo (Universita e INFN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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11:40 AM Cosmic-rays MCs vs LHC data - David D'Enterria (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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12:30 PM --- Lunch break ---
PM
1:30 PM
New recent MB/UE results (until 4:10 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
1:30 PM Update on strange particle production in ALICE - Michal Broz (Faculty of Mathematics and Physics (FMFI)-Comenius University)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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1:50 PM antiLambda/Lambda and antiLambda/Ks ratios at LHCb - Raluca Muresan (Horia Hulubei National Institute of Physics and Nuclear Enginee)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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2:10 PM Particle-level-corrected UE data from CMS - Dr Sunil Bansal (Universiteit Antwerpen Physics Department)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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2:30 PM Status of common plots, and more comparisons of distributions form different experiments - Richard D. Field   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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2:50 PM Two-particle correlations in MB events in ATLAS - Cristina Oropeza Barrera (Department of Physics and Astronomy-University of Glasgow)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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3:10 PM Status of "the ridge" in CMS - Dragos Velicanu (Department of Physics-Laboratory for Nuclear Science (LNS)-Mass)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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3:30 PM Global properties of high-multiplicity events in ALICE - Antonio Ortiz Velasquez (Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares-Universidad Nacional Autonoma ()   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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3:50 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:10 PM
Tuning and tunes (until 5:50 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
4:10 PM Update on PYTHIA tunes - Richard D. Field   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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4:40 PM Perugia 2011 tunes, UE/strangeness updates - Peter Skands (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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4:50 PM CMS related tuning activities - albert Knutsson (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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5:10 PM Status of tuning studies in ATLAS - Judith Katzy (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY)) Dr Judith Katzy (DESY, HAMBURG)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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5:40 PM Some ideas on data presentation/publication - Hannes Jung (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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5:50 PM
Discussion on future directions for MB&UE WG studies (until 6:50 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
5:50 PM Some perspective and proposals - Michelangelo Mangano (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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6:05 PM Discussion   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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