High Energy Particle Physics Workshop 2017

from Wednesday, February 1, 2017 (9:00 AM) to Friday, February 3, 2017 (3:00 PM)
iThemba LABS - North

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Feb 1, 2017
Feb 2, 2017
Feb 3, 2017
AM
9:00 AM
Opening Session (until 10:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM Welcome from the Dean of the Faculty of Sciences - Prof. Helder Marques (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
9:20 AM Welcome from the Chair of the SA-CERN Consortium - Jean Cleymans (University of Cape Town (ZA))   ()
9:40 AM Structure of the workshop - Alan Cornell Bruce Mellado Garcia (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
10:00 AM --- Tea ---
10:20 AM
Session I (until 1:00 PM) ()
10:20 AM Introduction to Collider Physics - Dr Jong Soo Kim (IBS)   ()
11:50 AM Astrophysical Constraints on Dark Matter - Prof. Sergio Colafrancesco (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
9:00 AM
Session IV (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM Madgraph Tutorial - Dr Jong Soo Kim   ()
10:30 AM --- Tea ---
11:00 AM
Session V (until 1:00 PM) ()
11:00 AM Overview of Experimental Techniques II - Andrea Helen Knue (Max-Planck-Institut fur Physik (DE))   ()
12:30 PM Particle Physics in Space (Dark Matter and the LHC) - Dr Beck Geoff (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
9:00 AM
Session VIII (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM The Madala hypothesis - Mukesh Kumar (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
9:15 AM The Madala Hypothesis with Run I and Run II data at the LHC - Stefan Erich Von Buddenbrock (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
9:30 AM Physics with 4 leptons at the LHC - Yesenia Hernandez Jimenez (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
9:45 AM Search for new physics with di-photon events with the ATLAS detector at the LHC - Robert Graham Reed (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA)) Tshidiso Sydwell Molupe (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
10:00 AM Search for Higgs in association with MET with the ATLAS detector - Kehinde Gbenga Tomiwa (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
10:15 AM The search for WW gamma gamma with the ATLAS detector - Abdualazem Fadol   ()
10:30 AM --- Tea ---
10:50 AM
Session IX (until 12:20 PM) ()
10:50 AM A characterisation of the ATLAS ITk high rapidity modules in Allpix and EUTelescope - Ryan Justin Atkin (University of Cape Town (ZA))   ()
11:05 AM High fluence neutron radiation of plastic scintillators for the Tile Calorimeter of the ATLAS detector - Joyful Elma Mdhluli (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
11:20 AM Light yield studies with the plastic scintillators radiated with neutrons - Skhathisomusa Mthembu (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
11:35 AM Raman Spectroscopy analysis of plastic scintillators radiated with neutrons - Humphry Tlou   ()
11:50 AM Low consumption RF devices and applications in system control - Mr Roger Ven Rensburg (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
12:05 PM Status of the TileCal phase-II upgrade Electronics - Mr Dingane Hlaluku (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
PM
1:00 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Session II (until 3:30 PM) ()
2:00 PM Overview of Experimental Techniques I - Andrea Helen Knue (Max-Planck-Institut fur Physik (DE))   ()
3:30 PM --- Tea ---
3:50 PM
Session III (until 5:10 PM) ()
3:50 PM Thermal Field Theory in Small System - William Horowitz (University of Cape Town)   ()
4:20 PM The anisotropy effect on jet using AdS/CFT Correspondence - Razieh Morad   ()
4:35 PM A pQCD sized problem in small systems - Isobel Kolbe (University of Cape Town (ZA))   ()
4:55 PM Initial State Factorization and the Kinoshita-Lee-Nauenberg Theorem - Mr Abdullah Khalil Hassan Ibrahim (University of Cape Town)   ()
1:00 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Session VI (until 3:30 PM) ()
2:00 PM Performance of a resistive plate chamber equipped with a new prototype of amplified front-end electronics - Massimiliano Marchisone (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
2:30 PM Measurement of visible cross sections at the LHC - Sibaliso Mhlanga (University of Cape Town (ZA))   ()
2:45 PM AdS/CFT predictions for partonic and fragmented momentum, azimuthal, and rapidity correlations of heavy flavors in heavy ion collisions - Robert Hambrock (University of Cape Town)   ()
3:00 PM Computing the qg to qg cross section using BCFW on-shell recursion - Tanjona Radonirina Rabemananjara (CERN)   ()
3:15 PM Evolution of gauge couplings and Weinberg angle in 5-dimension for G2 gauge group - Mr Mohammed Omer Khojali (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
3:30 PM --- Tea ---
3:50 PM
Session VII (until 5:20 PM) ()
3:50 PM Non abelian correction to the induced gluon radiation - Andriniaina Narindra Rasoanaivo (University of Cape Town)   ()
4:05 PM Absorption probabilities and QNMs associated with spin-3/2 particles near N-dimensional Schwarzschild black holes - Gerhard Harmsen (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
4:20 PM Quasinormal modes for a spin-3/2 field in a 4-dimensional Reissner-Nordstrom background - Mr Xolane Ngcobo (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
4:35 PM Two Higgs doublet model in future colliders - Chuene Johannes Mosomane (University of the Witwatersrand (ZA))   ()
4:50 PM Studies of the b-tagged control region for same sign WW production in proton-proton collision data recorded by the ATLAS Detector - Raynette Van Tonder (University of Cape Town (ZA))   ()
12:20 PM --- Lunch ---