40th SLAC Summer Institute

US/Pacific
Kavli Auditorium (SLAC)

Kavli Auditorium

SLAC

Dong Su (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US)) , JoAnne Hewett (SLAC) , Stefan Funk (SLAC) , Thomas Rizzo (SLAC)
Description
The SLAC Summer Institute is an annual event held at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory in July-August. The Institute is a two-week-long Summer School. Lectures are given Monday through Friday each morning. The afternoons contain a mixture of topical talks, discussion sessions, and tours. In the evenings, there are social activities and student poster sessions. The attendance is typically a mixture from graduate students to senior researchers.
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    • 08:30 09:00
      Regisrtation and Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Historical Perspective 1h
        Speaker: Chris Quigg (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (Fermilab))
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        EWSB Basics (I) 1h
        Speaker: Howard Haber (University of California,Santa Cruz (US))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Hadron Collider Environment 1h
        Speaker: Chris Tully (Princeton University (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 17:45
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Heavy Flavor Physics Results from LHC 40m
        Speaker: Niels Tuning (NIKHEF (NL))
        Slides
      • 15:30
        New Results from BaBar 30m
        Speaker: Bertrand Echenard (Caltech)
        Slides
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        Search for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay with EXO-200 30m
        Speaker: Michelle Dolinski (Stanford University)
        Slides
      • 17:05
        Neutrino Mixing Angle Theta13 40m
        Speaker: Daniel Dwyer (LBNL)
        Slides
    • 18:00 19:30
      Reception 1h 30m ROB Patio

      ROB Patio

      SLAC

    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        EWSB Basics (II) 1h
        Speaker: Howard Haber (University of California,Santa Cruz (US))
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Statistics for Discovery (I) 1h
        Speaker: Eilam Gross (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        LHC: The Detectors 1h
        Speaker: Chris Tully (Princeton University (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 17:45
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Q & A 1h 15m
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        Q & A 1h 15m
    • 18:00 19:30
      Dinner 1h 30m Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

      Pre-registration required

    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Precision Higgs Theory (I) 1h
        Speaker: Frank Petriello (Northwestern University)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Statistics for Discovery (II) 1h
        Speaker: Eilam Gross (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Higgs Searches (I) 1h
        Speaker: Prof. Vivek Sharma (Univ. of California San Diego (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 17:55
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Higher Order QCD for LHC 35m
        Speaker: Zvi Bern (Univ. of California Los Angeles (US))
        Slides
      • 15:25
        Higgs Searches at Tevatron 35m
        Speaker: Kyle Knoepfel (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        Higgs Search at ATLAS 40m
        Speaker: Sau Lan Wu (University of Wisconsin (US))
        Slides
      • 17:15
        Higgs Search at CMS 40m
        Speaker: Dr Daniela Bortoletto (Purdue University (US))
        Slides
    • 18:00 19:00
      Poster Social 1h Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Precision Higgs Theory (II) 1h
        Speaker: Frank Petriello (Northwestern University)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        LHC: The Machine 1h
        Speaker: Dr Frank Zimmermann (CERN)
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Higgs Searches (II) 1h
        Speaker: Prof. Vivek Sharma (Univ. of California San Diego (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 17:45
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Q &A 1h 15m
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        Q &A 1h 15m
    • 18:00 19:00
      Poster Social 1h Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        BSM Higgs Theory 1h
        Speaker: Marcela Carena Lopez (FNAL)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Precicion Higgs Theory (III) 1h
        Speaker: Frank Petriello (Northwestern University)
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Higgs Searches (III) 1h
        Speaker: Prof. Vivek Sharma (Univ. of California San Diego (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 14:15
      Lunch 1h 30m Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:15 17:45
      The 40th Anniversary of SSI Panofsky Auditorium

      Panofsky Auditorium

      SLAC

      Convener: Fred Gilman
      Historical Photos
      • 14:15
        How the SSI Began 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Prof. David Leith (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 14:50
        40 Years of QCD 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Prof. LANCE Dixon (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 15:25
        40 Years of Higgs Boson 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Michael Peskin (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break and Group Photo 30m Panofsky Breezeway (SLAC)

        Panofsky Breezeway

        SLAC

      • 16:30
        The Precision Electroweak Measurements 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speakers: Morris Swartz (Johns Hopkins University (JHU)) , Morris Swartz (Johns Hopkins University (US))
        Slides
      • 17:05
        12 Best Reasons to Like CP Violation 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Yosef Nir (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))
        Slides
    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Supersymmetry Basics (I) 1h
        Speaker: JoAnne Hewett (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Supersymmetry Searches (I) 1h
        Speaker: Pascal Pralavorio (Universite d'Aix - Marseille II (FR))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        The Dark Matter Zoo 1h
        Speaker: Dr dan hooper (fermilab)
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 18:10
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Standard Model Measurements at LHC 45m
        Speaker: Thomas Le Compte (Argonne National Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 15:35
        Beyond Standard Model Searches at LHC 45m
        Speaker: Ulrich Heintz (Brown University (US))
        Slides
      • 16:20
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:50
        Dark Photon 35m
        Speaker: Mathew Thomas Graham (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 17:30
        Photon Line from the Galactic Center as Signals of Dark Matter Annihilation 35m
        Speakers: Tim Tait (UC Irvine) , Tim Tait (University of California, Irvine)
        Slides
    • 18:15 19:30
      Dinner 1h 15m Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

      Pre-registration is required

    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Supersymmetry Basics (II) 1h
        Speaker: JoAnne Hewett (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Supersymmetry Searches (II) 1h
        Speaker: Pascal Pralavorio (Universite d'Aix - Marseille II (FR))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Dark Matter Indirect Detection 1h
        Speaker: Dr dan hooper (fermilab)
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 17:45
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Q & A 1h 15m
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        Q&A 1h 15m
    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        The BSM Zoo 1h
        Speaker: Thomas Rizzo (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Implications of Higgs Searches and Discovery (I) 1h
        Speaker: Michele Papucci (LBNL)
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Dark Matter Direct Detection 1h
        Speaker: Juan Collar Colmenero (Enrico Fermi Institute)
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 14:45 17:05
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Dark Matter Search with CDMS 35m
        Speaker: Tarek Saab (University of Florida)
        Slides
      • 15:25
        Dark Matter Search with XENON 35m
        Speaker: Ranny Budnick (Columbia University)
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        New Results from Fermi 35m
        Speaker: Eric Charles (SLAC)
        Slides
    • 17:30 19:30
      Soccer 2h SLAC Green

      SLAC Green

      SLAC

    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Implications of Higgs Searches and Discovery (II) 1h
        Speaker: Michele Papucci (LBNL)
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        LHC Detector Upgrades 1h
        Speaker: Dong Su (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        Dark Matter Properties from LHC 1h
        Speaker: Patrick Fox (FNAL)
    • 12:45 14:45
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

    • 14:45 17:45
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 14:45
        Q & A 1h 15m
      • 16:00
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 16:30
        Q & A 1h 15m
    • 17:00 17:30
      Visulization Lab Tour (Pre-registration required) 30m Kavli Building Vis Lab

      Kavli Building Vis Lab

      SLAC

    • 18:00 19:30
      Dinner 1h 30m Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

      Pre-registration required

    • 08:00 08:30
      Session EVO setup 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      EVO setup
    • 08:30 09:00
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 09:00 12:45
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 09:00
        Vector Boson Scattering 1h
        Speaker: Dieter Zeppenfeld (KIT - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (DE))
        Slides
      • 10:00
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30
        Higgs at Linear Collider 1h
        Speaker: Tim Barklow (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 11:45
        The View Ahead 1h
        Speaker: Joseph David Lykken (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 13:00
      - Adjourn - 15m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC