Sangam @ HRI 2014: Instructional Workshop in Particle Physics will be an advanced school cum workshop on current topics in particle physics. It will be a six day event during March 24-29, 2014 which will mostly include pedagogic lectures aimed at providing basic understanding of the research topics being covered and highlight their current status. The lectures will also include topics which provide a glimpse of cutting edge research in the field to the younger participants.
Topics to be covered include, Neutrino Physics, Astroparticle Physics, CP Violation and Flavour Physics, Higgs Physics, Leptogenesis and selected topics in perturbative QCD. List of invited lecturers include Prof. Pijushpani Bhattacharjee, Prof. Srubabati Goswami, Prof. Boris Kayser, Prof. Sreerup Raychaudhuri, Prof. Probir Roy and Prof. V. Ravindran amongst others.
The school is primarily intended for advanced graduate students and junior researchers. The anticipated number of outstation participants is around 35-40 depending on the availability of accommodation. Students and young postdocs are encouraged to apply.