Sixth Network Meeting

Europe/Zurich
Department of Theoretical Physics (Lund)

Department of Theoretical Physics

Lund

Mike Seymour (CERN/University of Manchester)
Description
The sixth annual meeting of the MCnet network, held in conjunction with the MCnet summer school in Lund
    • 9:00 AM 12:30 PM
      Presentations and Discussions
      • 9:00 AM
        NLO event generation in Sherpa 15m
        Speaker: Marek Schoenherr
        Slides
      • 9:15 AM
        NLO Matching and Dipole-type Showers 15m
        Speaker: Simon Plätzer
        Slides
      • 9:30 AM
        Matching VBF at NLO with parton showers 15m
        Speaker: Luca D’Errico
        Slides
      • 9:45 AM
        A modified CKKW matrix element merging algorithm for angular-ordered parton showers 15m
        Speaker: Jon Tully
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        NLO EW corrections in Sherpa 15m
        Speaker: Jennifer Archibald
        Slides
      • 10:15 AM
        W/Z-Gamma Production at NLO in Powheg Method 15m
        Speaker: Dart-yin Soh
        Slides
      • 10:30 AM
        break 30m
      • 11:00 AM
        Prospect for precision measurements of MW+ - MW- & MW at the LHC (Shortcuts revisited) 15m
        Speaker: Andrzej Siodmok
        Slides
      • 11:15 AM
        Progress of final states in DIPSY 15m
        Speaker: Christoffer Flensburg
        Slides
      • 11:30 AM
        Heavy quarks associated with electroweak gauge boson production in Herwig and Herwig++ and in kt-factorisation in Cascade 15m
        Speaker: Michal Deak
        Slides
      • 11:45 AM
        CKKW-L merging and PhD plans 15m
        Speaker: Stefan Prestel
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        ??? 15m
        Speaker: Alexander Richards
    • 2:00 PM 3:00 PM
      Presentations and Discussions
      • 2:00 PM
        Implementation of Z' models in Herwig++ (Work in Progress) 15m
        Speaker: Ilan Fridman Rojas
        Slides
      • 2:15 PM
        LO ME+PS merging; Tuning with early Atlas data 15m
        Speaker: Frank Siegert
        Slides
      • 2:30 PM
        ??? 15m
        Speaker: Yichun Xu
    • 3:00 PM 3:30 PM
      break 30m
    • 3:30 PM 6:00 PM
      Project meetings