10th MCnet meeting

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Description
The 10th meeting of the MCnet network. Default location is the TH Auditorium (Building 4, 3rd floor). The discussion session on Tuesday will be in the TH common room (Building 4, 2nd floor, across from the TH secretariat). 
Go to day
  • Monday, 31 March 2014
    • 09:30 - 12:00 MCnet Management Meeting: Note Room: 4-S-030
      Restricted participation: MCnet management committee. Room 4-S-030 in the basement of building 4.
      Conveners: Peter Skands (CERN), Mike Seymour (University of Manchester (GB))
      Location: 4-S-030
    • 12:00 - 13:15 Lunch break
      Lunch in R1
    • 13:15 - 13:40 Welcome + Activities at CERN 25'
      Speaker: Peter Skands (CERN)
      Slides
    • 13:40 - 14:00 Activities in Karlsruhe + DESY 20'
      Speaker: Simon Plätzer (DESY)
      Slides
    • 14:00 - 14:20 Activities in Durham 20'
      Speaker: Frank Martin Krauss (University of Durham (GB))
      Slides
    • 14:20 - 14:50 IBA 30'
      Speaker: Frederic Stichelbaut (IBA)
      Slides
    • 14:50 - 15:15 Coffee Break
    • 15:15 - 15:35 Activities at UCL 20'
      Speaker: Jonathan Butterworth (University College London (UK))
      Slides
    • 15:35 - 15:55 Activities at Gottingen 20'
      Speaker: Steffen Schumann (U Goettingen)
      Slides
    • 15:55 - 16:15 Activities in Lund 20'
      Speaker: Leif Lönnblad (Lund University (SE))
      Slides
    • 16:15 - 16:30 Activities at Manchester 15'
      Speaker: Mike Seymour (University of Manchester (GB))
      Slides
    • 16:30 - 16:50 Activities in Louvain 20'
      Speaker: Fabio Maltoni (Universite Catholique de Louvain (UCL) (BE))
      Slides
  • Tuesday, 1 April 2014
    • 09:30 - 09:50 The POWHEG method in Herwig++ for BSM processes 20'
      Speaker: Alexandra Wilcock
      Slides
    • 09:50 - 10:10 Higgs pair production at the LHC 20'
      Speaker: Eleni Vryonidou (UC Louvain)
      Slides
    • 10:10 - 10:30 Finite heavy quark mass effects in gluon fusion Higgs production 20'
      Speaker: Silvan Kuttimalai (IPPP Durham)
      Slides
    • 10:30 - 10:50 Uncertainties in h+jets production 20'
      Speaker: Marek Schoenherr (University of Durham)
      Slides
    • 11:00 - 11:30 Coffee Break
    • 11:30 - 12:30 d-fine 1h0'
      Speaker: Mark Beinker (d-fine GmbH)
    • 12:30 - 13:45 Lunch Break
      Lunch in R1 (on your own)
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Discussion on MC Uncertainties
      Note location: TH Common Room
      Conveners: Simon Plätzer (DESY), Peter Skands (CERN)
      Location: 4-2-011 - TH common room
    • 15:00 - 15:20 Rope Hadronization 20'
      Speaker: Mr. Christian Bierlich (Lund University (SE))
      Slides
    • 15:20 - 15:40 HepMC 3 plans 20'
      Speaker: David Grellscheid
      Slides
    • 15:40 - 16:00 GENSER Activities 20'
      Speakers: Dmitri Konstantinov (Institute for High Energy Physics (RU)), Mikhail Kirsanov (Russian Academy of Sciences (RU))
      Slides
    • 16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break
    • 16:30 - 16:50 WH Production and its Heavy Boson Background 20'
      Speaker: Jennifer Mary Thompson (Durham University)
      Slides
    • 16:50 - 17:20 5' self-introductions about projects just started 30'
      Speakers: Jesper Roy Christiansen (Lund University (SE)), Simone Amoroso (Albert-Ludwigs-Universitaet Freiburg (DE)), Hendrik Mantler (CERN), Piero Ferrarese (U Goettingen)
    • 18:30 - 21:00 Working Dinner ( Restaurant de l'Aviation )
      for meeting participants, tentatively at Restaurant de l'Aviation.
  • Wednesday, 2 April 2014
    • 09:30 - 09:50 Interfaces for Matchbox 20'
      Speaker: Johannes Bellm (KIT)
      Slides
    • 09:50 - 10:10 Having fun with jets in heavy ions 20'
      Speaker: Korinna Christine Zapp (CERN)
      Slides
    • 10:10 - 10:30 Decomposing color structure into multiplet bases 20'
      Speaker: Per Johan Hakan Thoren
      Slides
    • 10:30 - 10:50 Herwig++: Mass effects in the initial state shower 20'
      Speaker: Graeme Nail (Manchester U)
      Slides
    • 10:50 - 10:55 ICTP and EPLANET 5'
      Speaker: David Grellscheid
      Slides