Topical workshop on top quark differential distributions

from Friday, September 26, 2014 (2:00 PM) to Sunday, September 28, 2014 (6:00 PM)
Cannes, France

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Sep 26, 2014
Sep 27, 2014
Sep 28, 2014
AM
9:00 AM
Realistic Final States (part 1) (until 10:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM Top induced backgrounds to the Higgs production (20+10 min) - Rikkert Frederix (CERN)   ()
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9:30 AM Fixed order + parton showers (20+10 min) - Stefan Prestel (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DE))   ()
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10:30 AM
Realistic Final States (part 2) (until 12:00 PM) ()
10:30 AM Precision Top Quark Phenomenology with realistic final states (20+10 min) - Markus Christian Schulze (CERN)   ()
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11:00 AM Monte Carlo modelling issues in ttbar+jets production and friends (20+10 min) - Jan-Christopher Winter (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Physik (Werner-Heisenberg-Institut) (D)   ()
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11:30 AM Top Quark Physics with HELAC-NLO (20+10 min) - Dr Malgorzata Worek (Bergische Universitaet Wuppertal (DE))   ()
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9:00 AM
Approximate Higher Order Calculations (until 10:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM RG-improved fully differential predictions for top-pair production (20+10 min) - Andrew Sofronis Papanastasiou (DESY)   ()
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9:30 AM Approximate cross-sections from analyticity: the case of top pair production (20+10 min) - Stefano Forte (Università degli Studi e INFN Milano (IT))   ()
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10:30 AM
BSM aspects (until 11:40 AM) ()
10:30 AM Lessons learned from searches for BSM physics with top as a background - Freya Blekman (IIHE, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (BE))   ()
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10:50 AM New Physics in ttbar+X resonances - Jose Santiago (Granada University)   ()
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11:10 AM Discussions   ()
11:40 AM Closing Remarks - Alexander Dimitrov Mitov (University of Cambridge (GB))   ()
PM
2:00 PM Welcome note - Alexander Dimitrov Mitov (University of Cambridge (GB))   ()
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2:20 PM
NNLO (part 1) (until 4:20 PM) ()
2:20 PM Top pair production - Michal Czakon (RWTH Aachen) Alexander Dimitrov Mitov (University of Cambridge (GB))   ()
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3:20 PM Discussion   ()
4:30 PM
NNLO (part 2) (until 6:30 PM) ()
4:30 PM Single top production - Fabrizio Caola (Johns Hopkins University)   ()
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5:00 PM Discussion   ()
5:30 PM Dijets - Joao Pires (Milano Bicocca)   ()
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6:00 PM Discussion   ()
2:00 PM
Discussion on experimental issues (until 4:00 PM) ()
2:00 PM Discussion - Dr Francesco Spano (Royal Holloway, University of London (GB)) Maria Aldaya Martin (DESY)   ()
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2:40 PM Top Measurement Prospect with LHCb - Philip Ilten (Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (US))   ()
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3:00 PM Discussion   ()
4:30 PM
PDF's (until 6:30 PM) ()
4:30 PM Constraints on the gluon PDFs from differential measurements of top quark pair production - Juan Rojo Chacon (University of Oxford (GB))   ()
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4:50 PM Fitting ATLAS t-tbar differential distributions in the HERAPDF formalism - Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford (GB))   ()
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5:10 PM Updates of PDFs and top quark production - Prof. Robert Samuel Thorne (University College London (UK))   ()
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5:30 PM Top at the LHC and Preview of CT14 - Prof. Joey Huston (Michigan State University (US))   ()
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5:50 PM Discussion   ()