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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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    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Regisrtation and Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Historical Perspective 1h
        Speaker: Chris Quigg (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (Fermilab))
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        EWSB Basics (I) 1h
        Speaker: Howard Haber (University of California,Santa Cruz (US))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Hadron Collider Environment 1h
        Speaker: Chris Tully (Princeton University (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 5:45 PM
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Heavy Flavor Physics Results from LHC 40m
        Speaker: Niels Tuning (NIKHEF (NL))
        Slides
      • 3:30 PM
        New Results from BaBar 30m
        Speaker: Bertrand Echenard (Caltech)
        Slides
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        Search for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay with EXO-200 30m
        Speaker: Michelle Dolinski (Stanford University)
        Slides
      • 5:05 PM
        Neutrino Mixing Angle Theta13 40m
        Speaker: Daniel Dwyer (LBNL)
        Slides
    • 6:00 PM 7:30 PM
      Reception 1h 30m ROB Patio

      ROB Patio

      SLAC

    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        EWSB Basics (II) 1h
        Speaker: Howard Haber (University of California,Santa Cruz (US))
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Statistics for Discovery (I) 1h
        Speaker: Eilam Gross (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        LHC: The Detectors 1h
        Speaker: Chris Tully (Princeton University (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 5:45 PM
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Q & A 1h 15m
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        Q & A 1h 15m
    • 6:00 PM 7:30 PM
      Dinner 1h 30m Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

      Pre-registration required

    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Precision Higgs Theory (I) 1h
        Speaker: Frank Petriello (Northwestern University)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Statistics for Discovery (II) 1h
        Speaker: Eilam Gross (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Higgs Searches (I) 1h
        Speaker: Prof. Vivek Sharma (Univ. of California San Diego (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 5:55 PM
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Higher Order QCD for LHC 35m
        Speaker: Zvi Bern (Univ. of California Los Angeles (US))
        Slides
      • 3:25 PM
        Higgs Searches at Tevatron 35m
        Speaker: Kyle Knoepfel (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        Higgs Search at ATLAS 40m
        Speaker: Sau Lan Wu (University of Wisconsin (US))
        Slides
      • 5:15 PM
        Higgs Search at CMS 40m
        Speaker: Dr Daniela Bortoletto (Purdue University (US))
        Slides
    • 6:00 PM 7:00 PM
      Poster Social 1h Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Precision Higgs Theory (II) 1h
        Speaker: Frank Petriello (Northwestern University)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        LHC: The Machine 1h
        Speaker: Dr Frank Zimmermann (CERN)
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Higgs Searches (II) 1h
        Speaker: Prof. Vivek Sharma (Univ. of California San Diego (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 5:45 PM
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Q &A 1h 15m
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        Q &A 1h 15m
    • 6:00 PM 7:00 PM
      Poster Social 1h Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        BSM Higgs Theory 1h
        Speaker: Marcela Carena Lopez (FNAL)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Precicion Higgs Theory (III) 1h
        Speaker: Frank Petriello (Northwestern University)
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Higgs Searches (III) 1h
        Speaker: Prof. Vivek Sharma (Univ. of California San Diego (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 PM 2:15 PM
      Lunch 1h 30m Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:15 PM 5:45 PM
      The 40th Anniversary of SSI Panofsky Auditorium

      Panofsky Auditorium

      SLAC

      Convener: Fred Gilman
      Historical Photos
      • 2:15 PM
        How the SSI Began 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Prof. David Leith (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 2:50 PM
        40 Years of QCD 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Prof. LANCE Dixon (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 3:25 PM
        40 Years of Higgs Boson 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Michael Peskin (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break and Group Photo 30m Panofsky Breezeway (SLAC)

        Panofsky Breezeway

        SLAC

      • 4:30 PM
        The Precision Electroweak Measurements 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speakers: Morris Swartz (Johns Hopkins University (JHU)) , Morris Swartz (Johns Hopkins University (US))
        Slides
      • 5:05 PM
        12 Best Reasons to Like CP Violation 35m Panofsky Auditorium

        Panofsky Auditorium

        SLAC

        Speaker: Yosef Nir (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))
        Slides
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Supersymmetry Basics (I) 1h
        Speaker: JoAnne Hewett (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Supersymmetry Searches (I) 1h
        Speaker: Pascal Pralavorio (Universite d'Aix - Marseille II (FR))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        The Dark Matter Zoo 1h
        Speaker: Dr dan hooper (fermilab)
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 6:10 PM
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Standard Model Measurements at LHC 45m
        Speaker: Thomas Le Compte (Argonne National Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 3:35 PM
        Beyond Standard Model Searches at LHC 45m
        Speaker: Ulrich Heintz (Brown University (US))
        Slides
      • 4:20 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:50 PM
        Dark Photon 35m
        Speaker: Mathew Thomas Graham (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
        Slides
      • 5:30 PM
        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
    • 6:15 PM 7:30 PM
      Dinner 1h 15m Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

      Pre-registration is required

    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Supersymmetry Basics (II) 1h
        Speaker: JoAnne Hewett (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Supersymmetry Searches (II) 1h
        Speaker: Pascal Pralavorio (Universite d'Aix - Marseille II (FR))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Dark Matter Indirect Detection 1h
        Speaker: Dr dan hooper (fermilab)
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 5:45 PM
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Q & A 1h 15m
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        Q&A 1h 15m
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        The BSM Zoo 1h
        Speaker: Thomas Rizzo (SLAC)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Implications of Higgs Searches and Discovery (I) 1h
        Speaker: Michele Papucci (LBNL)
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Dark Matter Direct Detection 1h
        Speaker: Juan Collar Colmenero (Enrico Fermi Institute)
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

      on your own

    • 2:45 PM 5:05 PM
      Topical Conference Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Dark Matter Search with CDMS 35m
        Speaker: Tarek Saab (University of Florida)
        Slides
      • 3:25 PM
        Dark Matter Search with XENON 35m
        Speaker: Ranny Budnick (Columbia University)
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        New Results from Fermi 35m
        Speaker: Eric Charles (SLAC)
        Slides
    • 5:30 PM 7:30 PM
      Soccer 2h SLAC Green

      SLAC Green

      SLAC

    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Implications of Higgs Searches and Discovery (II) 1h
        Speaker: Michele Papucci (LBNL)
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        LHC Detector Upgrades 1h
        Speaker: Dong Su (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        Dark Matter Properties from LHC 1h
        Speaker: Patrick Fox (FNAL)
    • 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
      Lunch 2h Harvest Cafe

      Harvest Cafe

      SLAC

    • 2:45 PM 5:45 PM
      Q & A ROB Redwood Room

      ROB Redwood Room

      SLAC

      • 2:45 PM
        Q & A 1h 15m
      • 4:00 PM
        Afternoon Break 30m
      • 4:30 PM
        Q & A 1h 15m
    • 5:00 PM 5:30 PM
      Visulization Lab Tour (Pre-registration required) 30m Kavli Building Vis Lab

      Kavli Building Vis Lab

      SLAC

    • 6:00 PM 7:30 PM
      Dinner 1h 30m Panofsky Breezeway

      Panofsky Breezeway

      SLAC

      Pre-registration required

    • 8:00 AM 8:30 AM
      Session EVO setup 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      EVO setup
    • 8:30 AM 9:00 AM
      Light Refreshments 30m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

    • 9:00 AM 12:45 PM
      Lectures Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC

      • 9:00 AM
        Vector Boson Scattering 1h
        Speaker: Dieter Zeppenfeld (KIT - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (DE))
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Morning Break 30m
      • 10:30 AM
        Higgs at Linear Collider 1h
        Speaker: Tim Barklow (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        The View Ahead 1h
        Speaker: Joseph David Lykken (Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (US))
        Slides
    • 12:45 PM 1:00 PM
      - Adjourn - 15m Kavli Auditorium

      Kavli Auditorium

      SLAC