Parton Showers, Event Generators and Resummation 2017

from Monday, March 27, 2017 (8:00 AM) to Wednesday, March 29, 2017 (6:00 PM)
Emmanuel College, Cambridge (The Queen’s Building)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Mar 27, 2017
Mar 28, 2017
Mar 29, 2017
9:00 AM --- Registration ---
9:55 AM Welcome - Bryan Webber (University of Cambridge (GB))   (The Queen’s Building)
10:00 AM An amplitude-level parton shower algorithm - Jeffrey Forshaw (University of Manchester)   (The Queen’s Building)
11:00 AM --- Coffee ---
11:30 AM New results of the KrkNLO method - Andrzej Konrad Siodmok (Polish Academy of Sciences (PL))   (The Queen’s Building)
9:30 AM Parton showers at very high energies: effects of electroweak radiation - Christian Bauer   (The Queen’s Building)
10:30 AM GENEVA status report - Simone Alioli (CERN)   (The Queen’s Building)
11:00 AM --- Coffee ---
11:30 AM Herwig7 status report - Simon Platzer (University of Durham (GB))   (The Queen’s Building)
9:30 AM Recent developments in jet shapes and substructure - Mrinal Dasgupta (University of Manchester (GB))   (The Queen’s Building)
10:30 AM Recursive soft drop - Frederic Alexandre Dreyer (MIT)   (The Queen’s Building)
11:00 AM --- Coffee ---
11:30 AM Four-jet production and double parton scattering effects in high-energy factorization matched to parton showers - Mirko Serino   (The Queen’s Building)
12:00 PM Universality of the MC factorization scheme - Staszek Jadach (Polish Academy of Sciences (PL))   (The Queen’s Building)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM Recent results in fixed order calculations - Nigel Glover (Durham University)   (The Queen’s Building)
3:00 PM Soft and Coulomb effects in top-quark pair production beyond NNLO - Christian Schwinn (RWTH Aachen University)   (The Queen’s Building)
3:30 PM --- Coffee ---
4:00 PM (Hard) jet production at high-energy colliders - Jennifer Smillie (Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics, Edin. U.)   (The Queen’s Building)
4:30 PM QED radiation in antenna showers - Rob Verheyen (Radboud University Nijmegen)   (The Queen’s Building)
5:00 PM --- Wren Library visit ---
12:00 PM Sherpa status report - Stefan Hoeche (SLAC)   (The Queen’s Building)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM NLO+PS with decaying resonances, the top case - Paolo Nason (Universita & INFN, Milano-Bicocca (IT))   (The Queen’s Building)
3:00 PM Merging WW and WW+1 jet with MiNLO - Giulia Zanderighi (CERN)   (The Queen’s Building)
3:20 PM NNLO+PS simulation with POWHEG+MiNLO: associated Higgs - Wojciech Jozef Bizon   (The Queen’s Building)
3:40 PM --- Coffee ---
4:10 PM Computing jet shapes in the boosted jet limit - Gregory Soyez (IPhT, CEA Saclay)   (The Queen’s Building)
4:30 PM NNLL resummations with the ARES method - Andrea Banfi (University of Sussex)   (The Queen’s Building)
4:50 PM Soft Gluon Resummation beyond NLL for associated $t\bar{t}H$ production at the LHC - Vincent Theeuwes (SUNY, Buffalo)   (The Queen’s Building)
5:10 PM Resummation for top quark pair production at the LHC at NNLO+NNLL - Darren Scott (Durham University)   (The Queen’s Building)
5:30 PM Top-quark pair production and decay beyond NLO - Andrew Papanastasiou (University of Cambridge)   (The Queen’s Building)
7:00 PM --- Reception ---
7:30 PM --- Conference dinner ---
12:00 PM Studies of jet axes and universal transverse-momentum dependent fragmentation - Andreas Papaefstathiou (University of Amsterdam (NL))   (The Queen’s Building)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM Monte Carlo top quark mass calibration - Vicent Mateu (MPI for Physics, Munich)   (The Queen’s Building)
2:30 PM Towards precision jet substructure - Matthew Schwartz   (The Queen’s Building)
3:00 PM Hadronization at the amplitude level using light front holography - Stanley J. Brodsky (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Stanford University)   (The Queen’s Building)
3:30 PM --- Coffee and close ---