Top2012 provisional timetable

Europe/Zurich
    • 1
      Welcome and organization
    • 2
      Keynote address
    • 3
      ATLAS status
      Top specific, Impact of pileup, Top Triggers, Luminosity, 14TeV running, etc.
    • 4
      CMS status
      Top specific, Impact of pileup, Top Triggers, Luminosity, 14TeV running, etc.
    • 10:40 AM
      Coffee break
    • 5
      Object & ID definition & performance at CMS
      include evolution from 7TeV to 8TeV to 14TeV, Impact of pileup
    • 6
      Object & ID definition &performance at ATLAS
      include evolution from 7TeV to 8TeV to 14TeV, Impact of pileup
    • 12:30 PM
      Lunch
    • 7
      V+jets physics (theo)
    • 8
      W/Z+jets bkg at Tevatron and LHC
      include W/Z+jets MC validation and W/Z+jets exp results
    • 9
      Instrumental Backgrounds at Tevatron and LHC
    • 4:30 PM
      Coffee break
    • 10
      Top pair production at hadron colliders (theory)
      include status of NNLO calculation, and NLO WWbb
    • 11
      Recent Pair production cross‐section results from Tevatron
    • 12
      Precision inclusive cross‐section at LHC
    • 13
      Inclusive cross‐section from complementary channels at LHC
    • 8:00 PM
      Dinner The Barn

      The Barn

    • 14
      Theory talk on Differential cross-section and tt+jets
    • 15
      Differential cross-section at Tevatron & LHC
      also tt+jets and tt+Z/W
    • 16
      Theory perspective on signal modeling uncertainties
      brief overview of SM generators, address ways to quantify systematic uncertainties
    • 10:40 AM
      Coffee break
    • 17
      Signal modeling systematics at CMS
    • 18
      Signal modeling systematics at ATLAS
    • 19
      Signal modeling systematics at Tevatron
    • 20
      Discussion on signal modeling uncertainties
    • 1:30 PM
      Lunch
    • 21
      Recent Top mass at Tevatron
    • 22
      Top mass measurements at LHC
    • 23
      Experimental & Theoretical uncertainties in top mass measurements at Tev and LHC
    • 5:30 PM
      Coffee Break
    • 24
      Top mass combination techniques & classification of uncertainties and correlations (TeV, LHC)
    • 25
      Interpreting top mass measurements (th)
    • Summer school Q&A part I
    • 8:30 PM
      Dinner in Norton Suite
    • 26
      Theory of SM single top
    • 27
      Recent single top measurements at Tevatron
      only SM single top
    • 28
      Single top measurements at LHC
      only SM single top
    • 11:00 AM
      Coffee break
    • 29
      Theory talk on Top properties inc. charge A/A_FB
    • 30
      Recent SM top properties from Tevatron
      - ttgamma, top charge, width, branching ratios, color flow
    • 31
      SM top properties at LHC
      - ttgamma, top charge, width, branching ratios, color flow
    • 1:20 PM
      Lunch
    • 2:20 PM
      Excursion

      Winchester cathedral guided tour
      Winchester city visit
      Drink reception and Poster session at Winchester Great Hall

    • 8:10 PM
      Dinner in Norton Suite
    • 32
      Angular Distributions at Tevatron
      W helicity, spin correlation, top polarisation, etc.
    • 33
      Angular Distributions at LHC
      W helicity, spin correlation, top polarisation, etc.
    • 34
      AFB measurement at Tevatron
    • 10:50 AM
      Coffee break
    • 35
      Charge A(FB) measurement at LHC
    • 36
      Boosted techniques and measurements at LHC (exp)
      include ttbar resonance searches, include theoretical aspects
    • 12:40 PM
      Lunch
    • 37
      Theory talk on New Physics in Top Production
      include the possibility for LHCb to look for top quarks
    • 38
      Recent Searches for New Physics in Top at Tevatron
      resonance searches, t' search, b' search, FCNC (production & decay), top+MET, single top NP, etc.
    • 39
      Searches for New Physics in Top production at LHC
      down-type fourth generation, QQ->Wq, W', FCNC (production)
    • 4:40 PM
      Coffee break
    • 40
      Theory talk on New Physics in Top Decay
    • 41
      Searches for New Physics in Top decay at LHC
      same sign top, top +MET, FCNC in decay
    • Summer School Q&A part II
    • 8:00 PM
      Conference dinner in Barn
    • 42
      Top and the Higgs (theo)
      include ttH, H+
    • 43
      Top and the Higgs (expt)
      top as background, ttH measurement, H+
    • 44
      Top and SUSY (theo)
    • 45
      Top and SUSY (exp)
      stop searches, Top as background, etc.
    • 11:00 AM
      Coffee break
    • 46
      Top physics at future lepton colliders (theo)
    • 47
      What I learned from TOP 2012 and prospects (exp)
    • 48
      What I learned at TOP2012 and Recommendations from theory with large datasets and 14TeV (theo)
    • 49
      Good bye & organization