LoopFest XII

from Monday, May 13, 2013 (8:00 AM) to Wednesday, May 15, 2013 (9:00 PM)
The Florida State University Conference Center (Room 208)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
May 13, 2013
May 14, 2013
May 15, 2013
AM
8:00 AM Folder pick-up   (Room 208)
8:15 AM Welcome   (Room 208)
8:30 AM Higgs searches at the LHC - Andrey Korytov (University of Florida (US))   (Room 208)
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9:00 AM Higgs+1 jet at NNLO - Fabrizio Caola (J)   (Room 208)
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9:30 AM The Higgs + 0-jet cross section - Jon Walsh (UC Berkeley)   (Room 208)
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10:00 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:20 AM Jet vetoes in Higgs (and Z) production at the LHC - Pier Francesco Monni (ITP, UZH Zuerich)   (Room 208)
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10:50 AM Resummation in processes with jet vetoes - Xiaohui liu (ANL)   (Room 208)
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11:20 AM Effect of Signal and Background Interference on Higgs Mass Line Shape in Diphoton Channel - Ye Li (SLAC)   (Room 208)
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11:50 AM MultiJet Descriptions and Higgs Studies - Jennifer Smillie (University of Edinburgh)   (Room 208)
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8:00 AM NNLO corrections to (gluonic) jet production - Joao Pires   (Room 208)
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8:30 AM ttbar hadronic production at NNLO - Alexander Dimitrov Mitov (CERN)   (Room 208)
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9:00 AM NLO QCD corrections to ttbar+missing energy - Radja Boughezal (Argonne National Laboratory)   (Room 208)
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9:30 AM NLO QCD corrections to resonant Z' production - Markus Schulze (Argonne National Laboratory)   (Room 208)
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10:00 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:30 AM Diphoton +jet at NLO using GoSam - Nicolas Greiner (MPI Munich)   (Room 208)
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11:00 AM NLO automation with OpenLoops and new results for H->WW* irreducible background - Fabio Cascioli (University of Zurich)   (Room 208)
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11:30 AM Recent development in MCFM - Ciaran Williams (Fermilab)   (Room 208)
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8:00 AM Flavor with(out) loops - Zoltan Ligeti (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (US))   (Room 208)
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8:30 AM PDFs - Joey Huston (Department of Physics and Astronomy)   (Room 208)
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9:00 AM Impact of Nuclear Corrections on Global Fits for Parton Distribution Function - Joseph Owens (Florida State University)   (Room 208)
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9:30 AM Merging the Fixed and Variable Flavor Number PDF schemes - Aleksander Kusina (Southern Methodist University)   (Room 208)
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9:50 AM Threshold resummation in direct photon production - Nobuo Sato (Florida State University)   (Room 208)
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10:10 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:40 AM Hard photon production with heavy quarks at NLO - Heribertus Hartanto (Florida State University)   (Room 208)
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11:00 AM FeynRules at NLO - Celine Degrande (UIUC)   (Room 208)
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11:20 AM Color Decomposition of One-Loop QCD Amplitudes with Multiple Quark-Antiquark Pairs: The Road to All-n Formulae - Christian Reuschle (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))   (Room 208)
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11:40 AM The Two-Loop Analog of the Passarino-Veltman Result and Beyond - Robert Schabinger (Johannes Gutenberg Universitaet, Mainz)   (Room 208)
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PM
12:10 PM Soft triple-real radiation for Higgs production at N3LO - Falko Dulat (ETH Zurich)   (Room 208)
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12:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:30 PM Higgs boson production at the LHC: NNLO partonic cross sections through order epsilon and convolutions with splitting functions to N3LO - Jens Hoff (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT))   (Room 208)
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1:50 PM NNLO SUSYQCD corrections to Higgs-boson production via gluon fusion at the LHC - Nikolai Zerf   (Room 208)
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2:10 PM Higgs couplings and the ILC - Michael Peskin (SLAC)   (Room 208)
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2:40 PM Experimental results for W+jet - Alexander Paramonov (Argonne National Laboratory (US))   (Room 208)
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3:10 PM W+5 jets with Blackhat - Fernando Febres Cordero (Universidad Simon Bolivar)   (Room 208)
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3:40 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:10 PM NLO merging with parton showers - Stefan Hoeche (SLAC)   (Room 208)
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4:40 PM New developments in aMC@NLO - Olivier Mattelaer (UIUC)   (Room 208)
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5:10 PM Recent developments in POWHEG and MINLO - Emanuele Re   (Room 208)
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5:40 PM Slepton Pair Production in the POWHEG BOX - Stephan Thier (JGU Mainz)   (Room 208)
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12:00 PM tTbB hadroproduction within the PowHel framework - Adam Kardos (University of Debrecen)   (Room 208)
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12:30 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:30 PM Squark Pair Production at Next-to-Leading Order - Ryan Gavin (Paul Scherrer Institut)   (Room 208)
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1:50 PM Squark pair production at NLO matched with parton showers - Christian Hangst (KIT)   (Room 208)
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2:10 PM Single top production in association with a Z boson at the LHC - Raoul Rontsch (Fermilab)   (Room 208)
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2:30 PM Differential cross sections for top-quark and W-boson production - Nikolaos Kidonakis (Kennesaw State University)   (Room 208)
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2:50 PM Towards a precise picture of electroweak precision observables - Ayres Freitas (University of Pittsburgh)   (Room 208)
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3:20 PM --- Coffee Break ---
3:50 PM From Feynman Diagrams to Graphs - Konstantin Matchev (University of Florida (US))   (Room 208)
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4:20 PM Numerical higher-order calculations - Sebastian Becker (University of Mainz)   (Room 208)
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4:40 PM Electroweak corrections to vector-boson pair production at the LHC - Tobias Kasprzik (KIT, Karlsruhe)   (Room 208)
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5:00 PM Three-loop operator matrix elements with massive quarks - Abilio De Freitas (DESY - Zeuthen)   (Room 208)
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5:20 PM Numerical evaluation of multi-loop integrals with SecDec 2.1 - Sophia Carola Borowka (MPI for Physics Munich)   (Room 208)
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5:40 PM Multiloop integrals in dimensional regularization made simple - Johannes Henn (IAS)   (Room 208)
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12:00 PM The Two-loop infrared structure of mixed gauge groups - William Kilgore (Brookhaven National Lab)   (Room 208)
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12:20 PM --- Lunch Break ---
1:20 PM Four-loop on-shell integrals: MSbar -- on-shell relation and g-2 - Peter Marquard (KIT)   (Room 208)
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1:40 PM Strings on the Lightcone Worldsheet Lattice - Georgios Papathanasiou (University of Florida)   (Room 208)
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2:00 PM Summary talk - LANCE Dixon (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (US))   (Room 208)
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3:00 PM --- Excursion to Wakulla Spring ---
6:00 PM --- Conference Dinner ---