PDF4LHC meeting

4/3-006 - TH Conference Room (CERN)

4/3-006 - TH Conference Room


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Albert De Roeck (CERN)

Periodic meeting of the PDF4LHC forum. 

VIDYO connection will be available

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The meeting will start at 9:00 and tentatively will take till 18:00

NOTE: if there is a TH seminar then the first part after lunch (14:00-15:30) will take place

in 40-R-C10.



    • 9:00 AM 9:25 AM
      HERA: The Combined Data 25m
      Speaker: Katarzyna Wichmann (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron Hamburg and Zeuthen (DE))
    • 9:25 AM 9:50 AM
      HERAPDF Fits 25m
      Speaker: Voica Ana Maria Radescu (Ruprecht-Karls-Universitaet Heidelberg (DE))
    • 9:50 AM 10:15 AM
      ABM Updates 25m
      Speakers: Prof. Johannes Bluemlein (DESY) , S. Moch (UHH) , Sergey Alekhin (DESY-Zeuthen)
    • 10:15 AM 10:40 AM
      NNPDF Update 25m
      Speaker: Juan Rojo Chacon (University of Oxford (GB))
    • 10:40 AM 11:00 AM
      cofee break 20m
    • 11:00 AM 11:25 AM
      MMHT Update 25m
      Speaker: Robert Samuel Thorne (University College London (UK))
    • 11:25 AM 11:45 AM
      Updated NLO+NLL cross-sections for squark and gluino production with threshold-improved PDFs 20m
      Speaker: Juan Rojo Chacon (University of Oxford (GB))
    • 11:45 AM 12:05 PM
      PDFS uncertainties and W mass 20m
      Speaker: Mika Anton Vesterinen (Ruprecht-Karls-Universitaet Heidelberg (DE))
    • 12:05 PM 12:30 PM
      CT Update 25m
      Speakers: Joey Huston (Michigan State University (US)) , Joey Huston (Department of Physics and Astronomy) , Sayip Dulat
    • 12:30 PM 2:00 PM
      Lunch break 1h 30m
    • 2:00 PM 2:25 PM
      ATLAS Report on PDFs 25m
      Speaker: James Robinson (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron Hamburg and Zeuthen (DE))
    • 2:25 PM 2:50 PM
      LHCB report on PDFs 25m
      Speakers: Marek Sirendi (University of Cambridge (GB)) , Marek Sirendi (University of Cambridge)
    • 2:50 PM 3:20 PM
      coffe break 30m
    • 3:20 PM 3:40 PM
      Simplified minimal PDF software 20m
      Speaker: Zahari Dimitrov Kassabov
    • 3:40 PM 4:00 PM
      Applications of META-PDFs 20m
      Speaker: Pavel Nadolsky (Southern Methodist University)
    • 4:00 PM 4:30 PM
      Discussion on next steps in the recommendation (Let ADR know if you have a short contribution before 26/10) 30m
      Speaker: Stefano Forte (Università degli Studi e INFN Milano (IT))
    • 4:30 PM 4:55 PM
      Nuclear PDF constraints from p+Pb collisions at the LHC 25m
      Speakers: Hannu Paukkunen (University of Jyväskylä) , Hannu Paukkunen (Jyväskylä University, Finland)