NLO and parton showers miniWorkshop

from Monday, February 27, 2012 (9:00 AM) to Tuesday, February 28, 2012 (6:00 PM)
CERN (TH Theory Conference Room)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Feb 27, 2012
Feb 28, 2012
AM
9:30 AM MC@NLO vs. POWHEG, opportunities and limitations - Stefan Hoeche (University of Zurich)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
10:10 AM Improving MC@NLO simulations with Catani-Seymour subtraction - Marek Schoenherr (Technische Universitaet Dresden (DE)) Marek Schoenherr (Technische Universitaet Dresden (DE))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
10:50 AM NLO developments in Herwig++ - Mr Simon Plaetzer (ITP, Universitaet Karlsruhe)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
11:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:50 AM Matrix elements merging in Pythia8 - Stefan Prestel   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
9:00 AM Photons with POWHEG in Herwig++ - Peter Richardson Dr Peter Richardson (Durham University)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
9:40 AM W production and decay including EW corrections in the POWHEG BOX - Fulvio Piccinini   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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10:20 AM Merging NLO+PS with ME+PS - Keith Hamilton   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
11:00 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:20 AM CKKW at NLO - Leif Lonnblad Leif Ingvar Lonnblad (Lund University (SE))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
PM
12:30 PM aMC@NLO - Rikkert Frederix Rikkert Frederix (Universitaet Zuerich (CH))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
1:10 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:30 PM A common view on MC@NLO and POWHEG generators - Paolo Nason (Univ. degli Studi Milano-Bicocca (IT))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
Slides
3:10 PM
Discussion Session (until 6:30 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
12:00 PM On the alternative to POWHEG and MC@NLO method of introducing NLO corrections to hard process -- the KRKMC methodology - Staszek Jadach (Polish Academy of Sciences (PL))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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12:40 PM Interplay of IR-Improved DGLAP-CS Theory and NLO Parton Shower MC Precision - Bennie Ward (Baylor University (US))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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1:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:00 PM
Discussion (no EVO connection) (until 6:00 PM) (4/2-011 - TH common room)