ASP2016

from Friday, 29 July 2016 (08:00) to Sunday, 21 August 2016 (18:00)
Other Institutes

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
1 Aug 2016
2 Aug 2016
3 Aug 2016
4 Aug 2016
5 Aug 2016
6 Aug 2016
8 Aug 2016
9 Aug 2016
10 Aug 2016
11 Aug 2016
12 Aug 2016
13 Aug 2016
16 Aug 2016
17 Aug 2016
18 Aug 2016
19 Aug 2016
20 Aug 2016
AM
09:30
Theoretical Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Overview lecture on particle physics - Bobby Samir Acharya (Abdus Salam Int. Cent. Theor. Phys. (IT))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Theoretical Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Recap of Relativity and Quantum Mechanics plus intro. to QFT - Jean Alexandre (King's College London)   ()
09:30
Theoretical Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 The Standard Model of Particle Phyics II - Bobby Samir Acharya (Abdus Salam Int. Cent. Theor. Phys. (IT))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Theoretical Physics - Bobby Samir Acharya (Abdus Salam Int. Cent. Theor. Phys. (IT)) (until 13:00) ()
11:30 The Standard Model of Particle Physics III - Bobby Samir Acharya (Abdus Salam Int. Cent. Theor. Phys. (IT))   ()
09:30
Theoretical Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Beyond the Standard Model - John Ellis (CERN)   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Theoretical Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Monte Carlo Generators I and II - Marek Schoenherr (Universitaet Zuerich (CH))   ()
09:30
Theoretical Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Particle-Matter Interactions / Detectors I & II - Ulrich Goerlach (Institut Pluridisciplinaire Hubert Curien (FR))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Theoretical Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Cosmology and Astro-Particle Physics III & IV - Experiments - Mathieu de Naurois (CNRS)   ()
09:30
Theoretical Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Particle-Matter Interactions / Detectors III & IV - Ulrich Goerlach (Institut Pluridisciplinaire Hubert Curien (FR))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Theoretical Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Particle Identification I & II - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
09:00
Excursion (until 17:00) ()
09:30
Experimental Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Extracting Physics Results from LHC data - Rachid Mazini (Academia Sinica (TW))   ()
10:15 Heavy Ion Physics I - Roy Lacey (Stony Brook University)   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Experimental Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Geant-4 Simulation - John Apostolakis (CERN)   ()
09:30
Experimental Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Standard Model Results from the LHC - Mario Campanelli (University College London (UK))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Experimental Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Analysis with ROOT - Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA)) Nikolina Ilic (Stanford University (US))   ()
09:30
Experimental Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Analysis with ROOT - Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA)) Nikolina Ilic (Stanford University (US))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Experimental Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Beyond the Standard Model Physics - John Paul Chou (Rutgers, State Univ. of New Jersey (US))   ()
09:30
Experimental Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Introduction to Accelerators - Caterina Biscari (Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Experimental Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Introduction to synchrotron radiation physics and applications - Caterina Biscari (Istituto Nazionale di Fisica Nucleare (INFN))   ()
12:15 High brightness electron and photon beams - luca serafini (INFN-Milan) Dr Alberto Bacci (INFN-Milan)   ()
09:30
Experimental Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Advanced radiation sources based on photon beams in collision - luca serafini (INFN-Milan)   ()
09:30 Workshop for teachers - Michael Bender (University of Dresden) Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) Kate Shaw (INFN Gruppo Collegato di Udine and ICTP Trieste) Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Experimental Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Contemporary issues in atmospheric science: Rwanda initiatives and perspectives - Prof. Jean Uwamahoro (University of Rwanda)   ()
11:30 Workshop for teachers - Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) Michael Bender (University of Dresden) Kate Shaw (INFN Gruppo Collegato di Udine and ICTP Trieste)   ()
09:30
Workshop for teachers - Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) Kate Shaw (INFN Gruppo Collegato di Udine and ICTP Trieste) Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) Dr Michael Bender (University of Dresden) (until 13:00) ()
09:30
Applied Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Grid Certificate Registration - Horst Severini (University of Oklahoma (US))   ()
09:40 Neutrino Physics - Mary Bishai (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Applied Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Beam diagnostics I & II - Uli Raich (CERN)   ()
09:00 The Cosmic Wheel - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
09:30
Applied Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Intro. to emittence measurement and exercise - Uli Raich (CERN)   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Applied Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Applications of accelerators to nuclear energy - Yacine Kadi (CERN)   ()
12:15 AIMS - Neil Turok (Perimeter Institute)   ()
09:30
Applied Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 Radiation Measurements & Dosimetry - Yacine Kadi (CERN)   ()
10:15 Discussions & Exercises - Uli Raich (CERN) Yacine Kadi (CERN) Mary Bishai (Brookhaven National Laboratory) Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Applied Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Colloquium: Alternative careers after a degree in Physics - Dr Joseph Mitchell (Renaissance Technology (US))   ()
12:15 Discussions & Exercises - Dr Joseph Mitchell (Renaissance Technology (US)) Ulrich Raich (AB/BDI) Yacine Kadi (CERN) Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
09:30
Applied Physics (until 11:00) ()
09:30 More about HTC with Condor I & II - Kyle Gross (Open Science Grid / Indiana University) Patrick Skubic (University of Oklahoma (US)) Horst Severini (University of Oklahoma (US)) Julia Ann Gray (University of Kansas (US))   ()
11:00 --- Coffee Break ---
11:30
Applied Physics (until 13:00) ()
11:30 Education and Outreach Opportunities - Kate Shaw (INFN Gruppo Collegato di Udine and ICTP Trieste)   ()
11:40 Intro to grids and workflow systems - Rob Quick (OSG - Indiana University)   ()
12:15 Running jobs remotly with DAGMan - Patrick Skubic (University of Oklahoma (US)) Julia Ann Gray (University of Kansas (US)) Kyle Gross (Open Science Grid / Indiana University) Horst Severini (University of Oklahoma (US))   ()
08:00
Departures (until 20:00) ()
PM
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Theoretical Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Recap. of Relavity and Quantum Mechanics plus intro. QFT - Jean Alexandre (King's College London)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Theoretical Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 The Standard Model of Particle Physics I - Bobby Samir Acharya (Abdus Salam Int. Cent. Theor. Phys. (IT))   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Theoretical Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Linux Tutorial I and II - Dr Pheneas Nkundabakura (University of Rwanda)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Theoretical Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Linux Tutorial III and IV - Dr Pheneas Nkundabakura (University of Rwanda)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Theoretical Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Monte Carlo Generators III - Marek Schoenherr (Universitaet Zuerich (CH))   ()
15:15 Tutorial on Monte Carlo Generators - Marek Schoenherr (Universitaet Zuerich (CH))   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Theoretical Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Astro Particle Physics and Cosmology I & II - Theory - Prof. Manasse Mbonye (University of Rwanda)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Theoretical Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Cosmology and Astro-Particle Physics V - Experiments - Mathieu de Naurois (CNRS)   ()
15:15 Tutorial on Monte Carlo Generators - Marek Schoenherr (Universitaet Zuerich (CH))   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Theoretical Physics - Marek Schoenherr (Universitaet Zuerich (CH)) (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Nuclear Physics I and II - David Lawrence (Jefferson Lab)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:15
Theoretical Physics (until 15:00) ()
14:15 Particle Identification III - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
15:00 Video Link to ICHEP 2016 in Chicago - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Theoretical Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Colloquium: Particle Physics Perspective from Theory - John Ellis (CERN)   ()
17:15 Student Poster Session - Prof. Oumar Ka (Cheikh Anta Diop University Dakar Senegal)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Experimental Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Statistical Analysis - Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA))   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:20
Experimental Physics - Rachid Mazini (Academia Sinica (TW)) Prof. Oumar Ka (Cheikh Anta Diop University Dakar Senegal) (until 18:10) ()
16:20 Student Oral Presentations I   ()
16:20
Experimental Physics - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US)) Mario Campanelli (University College London (UK)) (until 18:10) ()
16:20 Student Oral Presentation II   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Experimental Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Geant-4 Tutorial - John Apostolakis (CERN)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Experimental Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Parallel sessions - Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA)) Prof. Oumar Ka (Cheikh Anta Diop University Dakar Senegal) Rachid Mazini (Academia Sinica (TW)) Ulrich Goerlach (Institut Pluridisciplinaire Hubert Curien (FR))   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Experimental Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Nano technology - Dr Esmeralda Yitamben (Sandia National Laboratory)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Experimental Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Parallel Sessions - Mario Campanelli (University College London (UK)) Ulrich Goerlach (Institut Pluridisciplinaire Hubert Curien (FR)) John Apostolakis (CERN) Nikolina Ilic (Stanford University (US)) Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA)) Rachid Mazini (Academia Sinica (TW)) Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US)) Prof. Oumar Ka (Cheikh Anta Diop University, Dakar Senegal)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Experimental Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Statistical Analysis - Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA))   ()
15:15 Colloquium: Experimental Particle Physics - Albert De Roeck (CERN)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Experimental Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Parallel Session: Gravitational Waves - Eugenio Coccia (Universita e INFN Roma Tor Vergata (IT))   ()
16:30 Parallel Session: Heavy Ion Physics II - Roy Lacey (Stony Brook University)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Experimental Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 ATLAS MasterClasses for ASP Students - Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) Dr Michael Bender (University of Dresden) Kate Shaw (INFN Gruppo Collegato di Udine and ICTP Trieste)   ()
14:30 CMS MasterClasses for High School Teachers - Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US))   ()
14:30 Practical session on phton beams in collision - luca serafini (INFN-Milan) Dr Alberto Bacci (INFN-Milan)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Experimental Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 ATLAS MasterClasses for ASP Students - Kate Shaw (INFN Gruppo Collegato di Udine and ICTP Trieste) Michael Bender (University of Dresden) Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US))   ()
16:30 CMS MasterClasses for High School Teachers - Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US))   ()
16:30 Practical session on photon beams in collision - Dr Alberto Bacci (INFN-Milan) Christine Darve (European Spallation Source) luca serafini (INFN-Milan)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Forum & Outreach Day - Bonfils Safari (University of Rwanda) (until 19:00) ()
14:00 Welcomme address - Mike Hughes (Rwandan Ministry of Education)   ()
14:10 The African School of Fundamental Physics & Applications - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
14:35 ASP2016 Student Feedback - Alice Ikuzwe (University of Pretoria)   ()
14:50 The new ICTP Centre (The East African Institute for Fundamental Research) - Bobby Samir Acharya (Abdus Salam Int. Cent. Theor. Phys. (IT))   ()
15:05 Inter University Council for East Africa - Alexandre Lyambabaje (IUCEA Rwanda)   ()
15:20 East Africa Science and Technology Commission - Saidi Kibeya (EASTCO Rwanda)   ()
15:35 Rwandan Ministry of Education (Guest of Honor Address)   ()
15:55 --- Break ---
16:20 Kigali based SMART Africa - Didier Nkurikiyimfura (SMART Africa)   ()
16:35 The South African NRF/DST - Joseph Senona (DST South Africa) Michael Nxumalo (NRF South Africa)   ()
16:55 The Role of Industry   ()
17:10 The Namibian National Commission for Research, Science and Technology - Mweneni Shahungu (NCRST Namibia) Eli Kasai (University of Namibia)   ()
17:30 CERN / LHC / ATLAS Outreach in Africa - Dave Charlton (University of Birmingham (GB))   ()
17:50 Compact Laser Synchrotron Facility for Africa - luca serafini (INFN-Milan)   ()
18:10 Beyong Capacity Building - Simon Connell (University of Johannesburg (ZA))   ()
18:35 Closing Remarks - Phil Cutton (University of Rwanda)   ()
18:40 --- Departure to the dinner at Hotel Portofino Kigali ---
19:00 --- Dinner ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Outreach to secondary education - Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) claudia frugiuele (Carleton University) Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) (until 17:00) ()
14:00 Outreach to secondary education - Julia Ann Gray (University of Kansas (US)) Prof. Pheneas Nkundabakura (University of Rwanda) Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) claudia frugiuele (Carleton University) Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) Michael Bender (Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. Muenchen (DE)) Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
14:30
Applied Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Isotope production for medical applications - Yacine Kadi (CERN)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Applied Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Parallel Session: Tutorial on beam dynamics - Caterina Biscari   ()
19:00 --- Diner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Outreach to secondary education - Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) claudia frugiuele (Carleton University) (until 17:00) ()
14:00 Outreach to Lycee de Kigali - Michael Bender (Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. Muenchen (DE)) Julia Ann Gray (University of Kansas (US)) claudia frugiuele (Carleton University) Prof. Jean Uwamahoro (University of Rwanda) Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US))   ()
14:30
Applied Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 Parallel Session: Cosmology - Neil Turok (Perimeter Institute)   ()
14:30 Parallel Session: FLUKA Tutorial - Yacine Kadi (CERN)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Applied Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Parallel Session: Cosmology - Neil Torok (Perimeter Institute)   ()
16:30 Parallel Session: Digital Library - Jens Vigen (CERN)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Outreach to secondary education - Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) claudia frugiuele (Carleton University) (until 17:00) ()
14:00 Outreach to APRED - Kenneth William Cecire (University of Notre Dame (US)) Mary Bishai (Brookhaven National Laboratory) Thomas Mc Cauley (University of Notre Dame (US)) Michael Bender (Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. Muenchen (DE)) claudia frugiuele (Carleton University)   ()
14:30
Applied Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 GRID Session: Welcome & Intro; Use of GRID Computing Technology in HEP - Jae Yu (University of Texas at Arlington (US))   ()
15:15 Intro to High Throughput Computing (HTC) - Rob Quick (OSG - Indiana University)   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Applied Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Running HTC jobs locally with Condor I & II - Kyle Gross (Open Science Grid / Indiana University) Patrick Skubic (University of Oklahoma (US)) Horst Severini (University of Oklahoma (US)) Julia Ann Gray (University of Kansas (US))   ()
17:15 More about Condor - Rob Quick (OSG - Indiana University)   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Applied Physics (until 16:00) ()
14:30 The Grid and how workflow systems use them - Rob Quick (OSG - Indiana University)   ()
15:00 Lecture: Intro to analysis Example - Patrick Skubic (University of Oklahoma (US))   ()
15:30 Tutorial: Analysis Example - Patrick Skubic (University of Oklahoma) Jae Yu (University of Texas at Arlington (US)) Julia Ann Gray (University of Kansas (US))   ()
16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Applied Physics (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Strategies and technologies for handling large workflows - Rob Quick (OSG - Indiana University)   ()
17:00 Wrap-up and pointers to further exercises - Jae Yu (University of Texas at Arlington (US))   ()
17:30 Student Survey / Poster Awards / Acknowledgements - Ketevi Adikle Assamagan (Brookhaven National Laboratory (US))   ()
19:00 --- Dinner for Students ---