EDS Blois 2015: The 16th conference on Elastic and Diffractive scattering

Europe/Paris
Borgo, Corsica

Borgo, Corsica

Club Belambra “Pineto” Lido de la Marana Route du Cordon Lagunaire 20290 Borgo France
Christophe Royon (CEA/IRFU,Centre d'etude de Saclay Gif-sur-Yvette (FR))
Description

The 16th conference on Elastic and Diffractive scattering, EDS Blois 2015 will be held in Borgo, Corsica/France between the 29th of June and the 4th of July, 2015. The conference will feature sessions about elastic and total cross sections, soft diffraction, hard diffraction, central exclusive production & new physics with rapidity gaps, heavy ions, ultraperipheral physics, low-x QCD and cosmic rays, exclusive processes and hadron structure.

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Poster
    • 9:00 AM 9:10 AM
      Welcome 10m
      Speakers: Christophe Royon (Acad. of Sciences of the Czech Rep. (CZ)), Patrice Verdier (Universite Claude Bernard-Lyon I (FR))
    • 9:10 AM 9:45 AM
      High pT physics 35m
      Speaker: Philip Harris (Unknown)
      Slides
    • 9:45 AM 10:20 AM
      Small x 35m
      Speaker: Anna Stasto (Penn State)
      Slides
    • 10:20 AM 10:50 AM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 10:50 AM 11:25 AM
      Heavy ion (theory) 35m
      Speaker: Nestor Armesto Perez (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (ES))
      Slides
    • 11:25 AM 12:00 PM
      Heavy ion (exp.) 35m
      Speaker: Daniel Tapia Takaki (University of Kansas (US))
      Slides
    • 12:00 PM 12:35 PM
      Diffraction 35m
      Speaker: Lucian Harland-Lang (University College London)
      Slides
    • 12:35 PM 4:00 PM
      Lunch and beach time 3h 25m
    • 4:00 PM 5:25 PM
      Exclusive processes and hadron structure session I
      • 4:05 PM
        Measurements of particle production and their correlations at the LHC with the ATLAS detector 30m
        Speaker: Elena Plotnikova (Joint Inst. for Nuclear Research (RU))
        Slides
      • 4:35 PM
        Exclusive process review (COMPASS and HERMES) 30m
        Speaker: Caroline Kathrin Riedl (Univ. Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (US))
        Slides
      • 5:05 PM
        Discovering light-by-light scattering at the LHC 20m
        Speaker: David d'Enterria (CERN)
        Slides
    • 5:25 PM 5:50 PM
      Coffee break 25m
    • 5:50 PM 7:30 PM
      Exclusive processes and hadron structure session II
      • 5:50 PM
        Neutrino-production of a charmed meson and the transverse spin structure of the nucleon 20m
        Speaker: Lech Szymanowski
        Slides
      • 6:10 PM
        Cold nuclear effects in Quarkonia production 20m
        Speaker: Elena Gonzalez Ferreiro (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (ES))
        Slides
      • 6:30 PM
        Test of Condensate Enclosed Chiral Bag Model of the Proton at LHC 13TeV 20m
        Speaker: Munir Islam
        Slides
      • 6:50 PM
        Hard elastic collision of spinning protons in two millennia 20m
        Speaker: Alan Krisch
        Slides
    • 8:00 PM 10:00 PM
      Dinner 2h
    • 9:00 AM 10:35 AM
      MPI, soft QCD and diffraction session I
      • 9:00 AM
        Elastic scattering at the LHC: what have we learnt? 35m
        Speakers: Christophe Royon (Acad. of Sciences of the Czech Rep. (CZ)), Jan Kaspar (CERN)
        Slides
      • 9:35 AM
        Updated RENORM/MBR predictions for diffraction at the LHC 20m
        Speaker: Prof. Konstantin Goulianos (Rockefeller University)
        Slides
      • 9:55 AM
        A model for soft interactions based on the CGC/saturation approach 20m
        Speaker: Errol Gotsman (Tel Aviv University)
        Slides
      • 10:15 AM
        PDF up to the LHC: a statistical approach 20m
        Speaker: Jacques Francis Soffer (Temple University (US))
        Slides
    • 10:35 AM 11:05 AM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:05 AM 1:00 PM
      MPI, soft QCD and diffraction session II
      • 11:05 AM
        Review on Diffraction 35m
        Speaker: Robert Ciesielski (Rockefeller University (US))
        Slides
      • 11:40 AM
        Review of ALICE results on MPI, soft QCD and diffraction 20m
        Speaker: Paolo Bartalini (Central China Normal University CCNU (CN))
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        Review of ATLAS results on MPI, soft QCD and diffraction 20m
        Speaker: Rafał Staszewski (IFJ PAN Cracow (PL))
        Slides
      • 12:20 PM
        Review of CMS and TOTEM results on MPI, soft QCD and diffraction 20m
        Speaker: Grzegorz Brona (University of Warsaw (PL))
        Slides
      • 12:40 PM
        Rewiew of LHCb results on MPI, soft QCD and diffraction 20m
        Speaker: Marcin Kucharczyk (Polish Academy of Sciences (PL))
        Slides
    • 1:00 PM 4:00 PM
      Lunch and beach time 3h
    • 4:00 PM 5:15 PM
      Recent theory development session I
      • 4:00 PM
        Studies of small-x scattering and Reggeization at strong coupling 25m
        Speaker: Miguel Sousa Costa
        Slides
      • 4:25 PM
        On triple gluon effects in heavy vector quarkonia hadroproduction 25m
        Speaker: Leszek Motyka
        Slides
      • 4:50 PM
        Mueller-Navelet jets at the LHC: evidence for high-energy resummation effects 25m
        Speaker: Samuel Wallon
        Slides
    • 5:15 PM 5:40 PM
      Coffee break 25m
    • 5:40 PM 7:40 PM
      Recent theory development session II
      • 5:40 PM
        Impact factor for the diffractive production of quark-antiquark-gluon jets in DIS 25m
        Speaker: Renaud Boussarie (LPT Orsay)
        Slides
      • 6:05 PM
        The Superchic2 Monte Carlo 25m
        Speaker: Lucian Harland-Lang (University College London)
        Slides
      • 6:30 PM
        Particle production at NLO in Hybrid formalism 25m
        Speaker: Tolga Altinoluk
        Slides
      • 6:55 PM
        Exploring double parton scattering effects in four jet production at the LHC 25m
        Speaker: Antoni Szczurek (Institute of Nuclear Physics)
        Slides
      • 7:20 PM
        Improved Effective TMD factorization for forward dijets in pA collisions 20m
        Speaker: Piotr Kotko
        Slides
    • 8:00 PM 10:00 PM
      Dinner 2h
    • 8:30 AM 6:30 PM
      Excursion 10h
    • 8:00 PM 10:00 PM
      Dinner 2h
    • 9:00 AM 10:45 AM
      Hard diffraction and CEP session I
      • 9:00 AM
        Recent results on hard diffraction at HERA 30m
        Speaker: Alice Valkarova (Charles University (CZ))
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Hard diffraction in pythia8 25m
        Speaker: Christine Overgaard Rasmussen (Lund University)
        Slides
      • 9:55 AM
        Measurement of exclusive gamma+gamma ->ll production in proton-proton collisions with the ATLAS detector 25m
        Speaker: Oldrich Kepka (Acad. of Sciences of the Czech Rep. (CZ))
        Slides
      • 10:20 AM
        Single and central diffractive production of open charm and bottom at the LHC 25m
        Speaker: Marta Luszczak (University of Rzeszow)
        Slides
    • 10:45 AM 11:10 AM
      Coffee break 25m
    • 11:10 AM 1:05 PM
      Hard diffraction and CEP session II
      • 11:10 AM
        New results from ATLAS and CMS collaborations on hard diffraction 30m
        Speaker: Marta Ruspa (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
        Slides
      • 11:40 AM
        Anomalous coupling studies with tagged protons at the LHC 25m
        Speaker: Sylvain Fichet
        Slides
      • 12:05 PM
        New results from the CMS collaboration on central exclusive production 30m
        Speaker: Maria Margherita Obertino (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
        Slides
      • 12:35 PM
        LHCb results on exclusive diffraction 30m
        Speaker: Ronan Mcnulty (University College Dublin (IE))
        Slides
    • 1:05 PM 3:30 PM
      Lunch and beach time 2h 25m
    • 3:30 PM 4:50 PM
      Hard diffraction and CEP session III
      • 3:30 PM
        Diffractive photon production at LO and NLO using MC generators 25m
        Speaker: Anderson Kendi Kohara (UFRJ-Brazil)
        Slides
      • 3:55 PM
        Review of exclusive processes (H1/ZEUS) 30m
        Speaker: Marta Ruspa (Universita e INFN Torino (IT))
        Slides
      • 4:25 PM
        New results for central exclusive production of pion pairs and Higgs in pp collisions 25m
        Speaker: Piotr Lebiedowicz (Institute of Nuclear Physics PAN)
        Slides
    • 4:50 PM 5:20 PM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 5:20 PM 7:40 PM
      High pT and jet physics session
      • 5:20 PM
        Mueller-Navelet jets at LHC: discriminating BFKL from DGLAP by asymmetric cuts 20m
        Speaker: Francesco Giovanni Celiberto (Università della Calabria and INFN Cosenza (Italy))
        Slides
      • 5:40 PM
        Measurement of the jet production properties at the LHC with the ATLAS detector 25m
        Speaker: Stano Tokar (Comenius University (SK))
        Slides
      • 6:05 PM
        Measurement of jet energy scale and resolutions (ATLAS+CMS) 25m
        Speaker: Dominik Haitz (KIT - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (DE))
        Slides
      • 6:30 PM
        Jet measurements in CMS 25m
        Speaker: Bora Isildak (Ozyegin University (TR))
        Slides
      • 6:55 PM
        Constraints on alpha_s and PDFs from Run I (ATLAS+CMS) 25m
        Speaker: Mario Campanelli (University College London (UK))
        Slides
      • 7:20 PM
        HERA inclusive cross sections and a new PDF fit, HERAPDF2.0 20m
        Speaker: Zhiqing Philippe Zhang (LAL, Orsay (FR))
        Slides
    • 7:40 PM 8:30 PM
      Aperitifs 50m
    • 8:30 PM 11:30 PM
      Workshop gala dinner 3h
    • 9:00 AM 10:40 AM
      Forward physics and cosmic ray session II
      • 9:00 AM
        Experimental review of Cosmic Ray experiment results related to hadronic interactions 30m
        Speaker: Dr Hans Dembinski
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Experimental review of LHC experiments for forward min bias physics 30m
        Speaker: Katsuaki Kasahara (Waseda University (JP))
      • 10:00 AM
        Hadronic Monte-Carlo and air shower developmen 30m
        Speaker: felix riehn (KIT)
        Slides
    • 10:40 AM 11:10 AM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:10 AM 1:00 PM
      Forward physics and cosmic ray session III
      • 11:10 AM
        Twist analysis of proton structure functions in BFKL and BK framework 30m
        Speaker: Mariusz Sadzikowski (Jagiellonian University)
        Slides
      • 11:40 AM
        Twist expansion of forward Drell-Yan cross-section 30m
        Speaker: Tomasz Stebel (Jagiellonian University)
        Slides
      • 12:10 PM
        Large b behaviour in the CGC/saturation approach: BFKL equation with pion loops 30m
        Speaker: Prof. Genya Levin
        Slides
    • 1:00 PM 4:00 PM
      Lunch and beach time 3h
    • 4:00 PM 5:15 PM
      Heavy ion session I
      • 4:00 PM
        Soft physics at the LHC 30m
        Speaker: Roberto Preghenella (CERN)
        Slides
      • 4:30 PM
        Quarkonia and heavy-quark production in proton and nuclear collisions at the LHC 25m
        Speaker: Michael Schmelling (Max-Planck-Gesellschaft (DE))
        Slides
      • 4:55 PM
        Measurement of an excess in the yield of J/Psi at very low-pT in Pb-Pb collisions with the ALICE detector 20m
        Speaker: Laure Marie Massacrier (Laboratoire de l'Accelerateur Lineaire (FR))
        Slides
    • 5:15 PM 5:40 PM
      Coffee break 25m
    • 5:40 PM 7:30 PM
      Heavy ion session II
      • 5:40 PM
        Jet results in heavy ions at the LHC 30m
        Speaker: Yetkin Yilmaz (Laboratoire Leprince-Ringuet, France)
        Slides
      • 6:10 PM
        The hydrodynamical description of heavy ion collisions. Recent developments 25m
        Speaker: Stefan Floerchinger (CERN)
        Slides
      • 6:35 PM
        Parton saturation and hydrodynamics in EPOS-3 25m
        Speaker: Tanguy Pierog (KIT)
        Slides
      • 7:00 PM
        Spin-dependent DIS presently and on planned e-p machines 30m
        Speaker: Prof. Barbara Badelek
        Slides
    • 8:00 PM 10:00 PM
      Dinner 2h
    • 9:00 AM 10:40 AM
      Forward physics and cosmic ray session IV
      • 9:30 AM
        Comparative Analysis of Models for Diffractive Scattering and Description of pp and pA Interactions 30m
        Speaker: Daniela Szilard Le Cocq D'Oliveira (Univ. Federal do Rio de Janeiro (BR))
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Pion cross sections from pp data at LHC 30m
        Speaker: Boris Kopeliovich (UTFSM)
        Slides
    • 10:40 AM 11:10 AM
      Coffee break 30m
    • 11:10 AM 1:00 PM
      Forward physics and cosmic ray session I
      • 11:10 AM
        Review of CMS low-x results and prospects for Run 2 30m
        Speaker: Maciej Misiura (Institute of Experimental Physics, University of Warsaw (PL))
        Slides
      • 11:40 AM
        BFKL description of the jet gap jet cross section 25m
        Speaker: Christophe Royon (Acad. of Sciences of the Czech Rep. (CZ))
        Slides
      • 12:05 PM
        Double scattering production of two rho0 mesons in UPC 25m
        Speaker: Antoni Szczurek (Institute of Nuclear Physics)
        Slides
    • 1:00 PM 1:15 PM
      Workshop conclusion 15m
      Slides
    • 1:15 PM 4:00 PM
      Lunch and beach time / departure 2h 45m