Physics at the high energy frontier - the Large Hadron Collider project

The Royal Society

The Royal Society

6-9 Carleton House Terrace, London
    • 9:00 AM 9:10 AM
      Welcome 10m
      Speakers: Prof. George Kalmus (Rutherford Appleton Lab), Dr Julie Maxton (The Royal Society)
    • 9:10 AM 10:05 AM
      The Standard Model 55m
      Speaker: Dr Tara Shears (Liverpool University)
    • 10:05 AM 11:00 AM
      Physics beyond the Standard Model 55m
      Speaker: Prof. John Ellis (CERN)
    • 11:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Coffee 30m
    • 11:30 AM 12:25 PM
      The LHC Machine 55m
      Speaker: Dr Lyndon Evans (CERN)
    • 12:25 PM 1:30 PM
      Lunch 1h 5m
    • 1:30 PM 2:25 PM
      Machine operation and performance 55m
      Speaker: Dr Steve Myers (CERN)
    • 2:25 PM 3:20 PM
      Physics requirements for the design of ATLAS and CMS 55m
      Speaker: Prof. Tejinder Virdee (Imperial College)
    • 3:20 PM 3:50 PM
      Tea 30m
    • 3:50 PM 5:00 PM
      Characteristics of the ATLAS and CMS detectors 1h 10m
      Speaker: Prof. Abe Seiden (UC, Santa Cruz)
    • 9:00 AM 9:50 AM
      Matter-antimatter asymmetries and the LHCb experiment 50m
      Speaker: Prof. Valerie Gibson (Cambridge University)
    • 9:50 AM 10:40 AM
      Quark-Gluon plasma and the ALICE experiment 50m
      Speaker: Dr Jurgen Schukraft (CERN)
    • 10:40 AM 11:10 AM
      Coffee 30m
    • 11:10 AM 11:50 AM
      Early physics results 40m
      Speaker: Dr Peter Jenni (CERN)
    • 11:50 AM 12:30 PM
      The data acquisition and reduction challenge 40m
      Speaker: Dr Sergio Cittolin (CERN)
    • 12:30 PM 1:30 PM
      Lunch 1h
    • 1:30 PM 2:15 PM
      The LHC and the computing GRID 45m
      Speaker: Dr Neil Geddes (Rutherford Appleton Lab)
    • 2:15 PM 3:00 PM
      Organisational and financial challenges 45m
      Speaker: Prof. Jos Engelen (NWO, Netherlands)
    • 3:00 PM 3:30 PM
      Tea 30m
    • 3:30 PM 4:10 PM
      The future of LHC and CERN 40m
      Speaker: Prof. Rolf Heuer (CERN)
    • 4:10 PM 5:00 PM
      Lessons learned and summary 50m
      Speaker: Prof. Sir Chris Llewellyn Smith (Oxford University)