DIANA Meeting - Unfolding in HEP

40/R-B10 (CERN)



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Vincent Alexander Croft (New York University (US))
    • 17:30 17:50
      RooUnfold: A history, scope and status. 20m

      A history of RooUnfold and its scope within the software / physics analysis ecosystem followed by a status report of the project.

      Speaker: Dr Tim Adye (STFC - Rutherford Appleton Lab. (GB))
    • 17:50 18:00
      Physics considerations for comparing unfolding algorithms 10m

      Comparisons between new and established unfolding algorithms and how these differences impact the physics result.

      Speaker: Christopher John Meyer (University of Pennsylvania (US))
    • 18:00 18:20
      A statistician's view on current unfolding software 20m

      A focus on uncertainty quantification in unfolding and a discussion of areas where, from the methodological perspective, the current software should be improved.

      Speaker: Mikael Kuusela (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (CH), Univ. of California Los Angeles (US))
    • 18:20 18:30
      Unfolding in python 10m

      An investigation into implementing unfolding outside of the ROOT environment. First comparisons with standard libraries used for solving similar inverse problems and mapping inversions.

      • Time for discussions
      Speaker: Vincent Alexander Croft (New York University (US))