14-16 September 2015
University "La Sapienza", Physics Department
Europe/Rome timezone

Long Baseline Neutrino Oscillations Experiments

16 Sep 2015, 10:00
40m
Aula Amaldi, first floor (University "La Sapienza", Physics Department)

Aula Amaldi, first floor

University "La Sapienza", Physics Department

Piazzale Aldo Moro, 2 - 00185 Roma - Italy

Speaker

Alfons Weber (STFC/RAL & Uni Oxford)

Description

Some of the most precise measurements of neutrino oscillation parameters have been made using accelerator based muon neutrino beams. By studying how the flavour composition of a beam of muon neutrinos changes and they become electron and tau neutrinos, one can not only measure several mixing angles of the PMNS matrix, but also their mass differences squared. After a short introduction into the phenomenology of neutrino oscillations at accelerators, the presentation will summarise the current status of the field and give an outlook of how future facilities will allow to determine the neutrino mass hierarchy and CP violation in the neutrino sector.

Primary author

Alfons Weber (STFC/RAL & Uni Oxford)

Presentation Materials

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