Theatre of Dreams: Beyond the LHCb Phase 1 Upgrade

from Wednesday, April 6, 2016 (8:00 AM) to Thursday, April 7, 2016 (6:00 PM)
Schuster Laboratory, University of Manchester (Bragg Lecture Theatre)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Apr 6, 2016
Apr 7, 2016
9:00 AM Welcome - Stephen Watts (University of Manchester)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
9:15 AM General Introduction - Guy Wilkinson (University of Oxford (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
9:45 AM LHC capabilities beyond LS4 for IP8 - Riccardo De Maria (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
10:15 AM --- Tea/Coffee ---
10:45 AM ATLAS/CMS prospects - Fabrizio Palla (Universita di Pisa & INFN (IT))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:15 AM
TORCH PID - Roger Forty (CERN) Neville Harnew (University of Oxford (GB)) (until 12:15 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:15 AM Progress with the TORCH project - Neville Harnew (University of Oxford (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:35 AM TORCH concept to measure photon time - Roger Forty (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:55 AM First results with simulation and plans - Maarten Van Dijk (University of Bristol (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
9:00 AM Physics benchmarks beyond LS4 - Vincenzo Vagnoni (CERN and INFN Bologna)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
9:25 AM Searches for NP in CP violation - Luca Silvestrini (INFN Rome)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
10:00 AM Searches for NP in rare decays - Gino Isidori (Universitaet Zuerich (CH))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
10:30 AM --- Tea/Coffee ---
11:00 AM Belle-II prospects - Bostjan Golob (University of Ljubljana)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:30 AM
Readout/DAQ/Trigger - Niko Neufeld (CERN) Vladimir Gligorov (CERN) (until 12:20 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:30 AM Readout and DAQ after LS4, possibilities and limits. - Niko Neufeld (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
11:55 AM Computing technologies for software trigger after LS4 - Mark Peter Whitehead (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
12:20 PM --- Lunch ---
1:15 PM
RICH PID - Carmelo D'Ambrosio (CERN) (until 1:55 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
1:15 PM The present RICH system at 10^34 Hz/cm2 - Carmelo D'Ambrosio (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
1:35 PM PID performance at 10^34 Hz/cm2 - Sajan Easo (STFC - Rutherford Appleton Lab. (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:00 PM
MUON PID - Alessandro Cardini (INFN Cagliari, Italy) (until 2:55 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:00 PM Running the current muon system at 2x10^34 Hz/cm2 - Alessandro Cardini (INFN Cagliari, Italy)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:20 PM Challenges operating the muon system at 2x10^34 Hz/cm2 and new detector system for high irradiation levels - Patrizia De Simone (Istituto Nazionale Fisica Nucleare Frascati (IT))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:55 PM --- Tea/Coffee ---
3:25 PM
TRACKING SYSTEM - Antonio Pellegrino (NIKHEF) Niels Tuning (Nikhef National institute for subatomic physics (NL)) (until 4:25 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
3:25 PM Tracker Technology Options - Niels Tuning (Nikhef)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
3:45 PM Occupancy and Ghost Rate Studies - Gregory Max Ciezarek (Nikhef National institute for subatomic physics (NL))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
4:05 PM Fast track finders for real-time tracking - Nicola Neri (Università degli Studi e INFN Milano (IT))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
4:30 PM
TRACKING STATION AT MAGNET SIDES - Marc Olivier Bettler (CERN) (until 5:30 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
4:30 PM General overview (physics, infrastructure) - Marc Olivier Bettler (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
5:00 PM Characterisation of the environment - Igor Babuschkin (University of Manchester (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
5:15 PM UPSTREAM tracking - Maurizio Martinelli (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (CH))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
5:30 PM --- Drinks Reception ---
12:25 PM --- Lunch ---
1:20 PM
CALO PID - Nigel Watson (University of Birmingham (GB)) Frederic Machefert (Laboratoire de l'Accelerateur Lineaire (FR)) (until 2:20 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
1:20 PM Introduction: Status of the LS3 upgrade - Frederic Machefert (Laboratoire de l'Accelerateur Lineaire (FR))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
1:40 PM The Physics Case - Francesco Dettori (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:00 PM New technologies - Jim Virdee (Imperial College Sci., Tech. & Med. (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:25 PM
VELO - Chris Parkes (University of Manchester (GB)) (until 3:25 PM) (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:25 PM Super VELO: Overview, Technologies, Radiation Environment - Paula Collins (CERN)   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
2:55 PM Performance studies with full and toy simulations - Jon Harrison (University of Manchester (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
3:30 PM Summary - Guy Wilkinson (University of Oxford (GB))   (Bragg Lecture Theatre)
4:00 PM --- End of Meeting. Tea/Coffee available. ---