9th SYMPOSIUM ON LARGE TPCs FOR LOW-ENERGY RARE EVENT DETECTION

from Wednesday, December 12, 2018 (8:00 AM) to Friday, December 14, 2018 (5:00 PM)
Diderot University (Amphi Buffon)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Dec 12, 2018
Dec 13, 2018
Dec 14, 2018
AM
8:30 AM Registration   (Amphi Buffon)
9:00 AM Welcome and Introduction - Antoine David Kouchner (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   (Amphi Buffon)
9:14 AM
Session chair : C. Volpe (until 9:15 AM) ()
9:15 AM Review on neutrino physics - Serguey Petcov (SISSA/INFN, Trieste, Italy)   (Amphi Buffon)
10:00 AM Gamma ray polametry in astrophysics - Denis Robert Leon Bernard (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   (Amphi Buffon)
10:30 AM --- coffee break ---
10:59 AM
Session chair : F. Vannucci (until 11:00 AM) ()
11:00 AM Global analysis of oscillation parameters - Dr Antonio Marrone (Univ. of Bari)   (Amphi Buffon)
11:20 AM Status of the NEXT project - Lior Arazi (Weizmann Institute of Science (IL))   (Amphi Buffon)
11:40 AM Topology of neutrino-less double beta decay on the PandaX-III experiment - Javier Galan Lacarra (CEA Saclay)   (Amphi Buffon)
8:59 AM
Session chair : P. Colas (until 9:00 AM) (Amphi Buffon)
9:00 AM The nEXO double-beta decay experiment - Giorgio Gratta (Charles C. Lauritsen Laboratory of High Energy Physics)   (Amphi Buffon)
9:30 AM Review on directional dark matter detection - Daniel Eduardo Santos (LPSC-Grenoble/CNRS-IN2P3/UJF/INP)   (Amphi Buffon)
10:00 AM Results from the 1 tonne*year Dark Matter Search with XENON1T - Carla Macolino (LAL/CNRS)   (Amphi Buffon)
10:30 AM --- coffee break ---
10:59 AM
Session chair : M. Cirelli (until 11:00 AM) (Amphi Buffon)
11:00 AM DarkSide: the quest for dark matter with liquid argon - Claudio Giganti (LPNHE Paris (IN2P3/CNRS))   (Amphi Buffon)
11:30 AM Status of the LZ experiment - Alden Fan (SLAC/Stanford)   (Amphi Buffon)
11:50 AM Low BG TPC for direction-sensitive dark matter search - Kentaro Miuchi (Kobe University)   (Amphi Buffon)
8:59 AM
Session chair : T. Papaevengelou (until 9:00 AM) (Amphi Buffon)
9:00 AM QPix: Pixel-scale Signal Capture For Kiloton Liquid Argon TPC Detectors: Charge-Quantized Waveform Capture, Free-running Clocks, Dynamic Networks - Yuan MEI (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)   (Ampi Olympe de Gouges)
9:30 AM Optical readout of GEM-based TPCs: ultra-fast optical readout and transparent readout anodes - Florian Maximilian Brunbauer (CERN, Vienna University of Technology (AT))   (Olympe de Gouges)
9:50 AM Developments for spherical single phase LXe TPCs - Hiroyuki Sekiya (University of Tokyo)   (Olympe de Gouges)
10:10 AM Progress on barium tagging for NEXT - Ben Jones (UT Arlington)   (Olympe de Gouges)
10:30 AM --- coffee break ---
10:59 AM
Session chair : A. Dastgheibi-Fard (until 11:00 AM) (Amphi Buffon)
11:00 AM Progress of the Picosec Micromegas concept towards a robust particle detector with segmented readout - Lukas Sohl (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Olympe de Gouges)
11:20 AM Gas properties characterization for the NEWS-G detector - Philippe Gros (Queen's University, Kingston, Canada)   (Olympe de Gouges)
11:40 AM Gas and copper purity investigations for the NEWS-G detector - Patrick Knights (University of Birmingham)   (Olympe de Gouges)
PM
12:00 PM A new neutrinoless double beta decay experiment: R2D2 - Anselmo Meregaglia (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   (Amphi Buffon)
12:20 PM The MicroBooNE continuous readout stream for detection of supernova neutrinos - José I. Crespo-Anadón (Columbia University)   (Amphi Buffon)
12:40 PM --- Lunch ---
1:59 PM
Session chair : T. Patzak (until 2:00 PM) ()
2:00 PM Future accelerators for neutrino physics - Alain Blondel (Universite de Geneve (CH))   (Amphi Buffon)
2:30 PM Low energy muon reconstruction in micro-BooNE - Dr Adrien Hourlier (MIT)   (Amphi Buffon)
2:50 PM Status of protoDUNE single phase - Maura Ninuccia Spanu (Universita e INFN, Pavia (IT))   (Amphi Buffon)
3:10 PM Status of protoDUNE double phase - Jaime Victoria Dawson (Universite de Paris VII (FR))   (Amphi Buffon)
3:30 PM --- coffee break ---
3:59 PM
Session chair A. Delbart (until 4:00 PM) ()
4:00 PM T2K TPC performance - Emilio Radicioni (Universita e INFN, Bari (IT))   (Amphi Buffon)
4:20 PM Upgrade of the T2K ND280 TPC - Gianmaria Collazuol (INFN Sezione di Pisa (INFN))   (Amphi Buffon)
4:40 PM Beam test of ARIADNE, a liquid argon TPC with optical readout - k Mavrokoridis (University of Liverpool (GB))   (Amphi Buffon)
5:00 PM An unlimited large TPC pixel detector plane - Frederik Hartjes (Nikhef National institute for subatomic physics (NL)) Dr Fred Hartjes (Nikhef)   (Amphi Buffon)
12:10 PM DARWIN: Towards the Ultimate Dark Matter Detector - Dr Michelle Galloway   (Amphi Buffon)
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
1:59 PM
Session chair : E. Ferrer-Ribas (until 2:00 PM) ()
2:00 PM Dark atom solution for puzzles of direct dark matter searches - Maxim Khlopov (National Research Nuclear University MEPhI (RU))   (Amphi Buffon)
2:20 PM Status of Baby-IAXO to search for solar axions - Theopisti Dafni (Universidad de Zaragoza (ES))   (Amphi Buffon)
2:40 PM A low-background Micromegas detector for IAXO and BabyIAXO - Elisa Ruiz Choliz (Universidad de Zaragoza (ES))   (Amphi Buffon)
3:00 PM Status of low mass WIMP detector TREX-DM - Mr Hector Mirallas Sanchez (Universidad de Zaragoza (ES))   (Amphi Buffon)
3:20 PM --- coffee break ---
3:49 PM
Session chair : G. Gerbier (until 3:50 PM) ()
3:50 PM Review of NEWS-G Dark Matter searches and related projects - Guillaume Giroux (Queen's University)   (Amphi Buffon)
4:20 PM Recent developments on the NEWS-G spherical proportional counter sensors - Ioannis Katsioulas (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   (Amphi Buffon)
4:40 PM Study and mitigation of spurious electron emission from cathodic wires in noble liquid time projection chambers - Dr Alfredo Tomas Alquezar (Imperial College London)   (Amphi Buffon)
12:00 PM Muon Tomography with Micromegas: Archaeology, Nuclear Safety and new developments for Geotechnics - Hector Gomez Maluenda (CEA Saclay)   (Olympe de Gouges)