Cosmological probes of BSM - from the Big Bang to the LHC

from Monday, May 7, 2018 (9:00 AM) to Friday, May 11, 2018 (9:00 PM)
Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
May 7, 2018
May 8, 2018
May 9, 2018
May 10, 2018
May 11, 2018
AM
9:00 AM --- Registration ---
9:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:00 AM
Welcome and Introduction (until 10:15 AM) ()
10:00 AM Welcome and Introduction - Frederic Teubert (CERN) Aurelio Juste Rozas (ICREA and IFAE (ES)) Gilad Perez (CERN & Weizmann) Christophe Grojean (DESY (Hamburg) and ICREA/IFAE (Barcelona))   ()
10:15 AM
Overview Talks (until 1:00 PM) ()
10:15 AM R^2 dark energy in the laboratory - Philippe Brax (CEA)   ()
11:15 AM Femtolensing revisited - Andrey Katz (CERN)   ()
12:15 PM Nucleophobic Axions - Robert Andreas Ziegler (CERN)   ()
9:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:00 AM
Overview Talks (until 1:00 PM) ()
10:00 AM Pole N-flation - Alexander Westphal (DESY Hamburg)   ()
11:00 AM Cosmological Implications of Higgs Vacuum Metastability - Jose Ramon Espinosa Sedano (ICREA / IFAE Barcelona (ES))   ()
12:00 PM The baryon asymmetry from a composite Higgs - Oleksii Matsedonskyi (INFN Padua/Padua University)   ()
9:00 AM --- Coffee Break ---
9:30 AM
Free time (until 1:00 PM) ()
9:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:00 AM
Overview Talks (until 1:00 PM) ()
10:00 AM Primordial Black Holes in the era of Planck and LIGO - Yacine Ali-Haimoud (New York Univ.)   ()
11:00 AM Primordial black holes from inflation - Jaume Garriga (Unknown)   ()
12:00 PM PBHs from inflation and their implications - Kyohei Mukaida Kyohei Mukaida (Kavli IPMU)   ()
9:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:00 AM
Overview Talks (until 1:00 PM) ()
10:00 AM Super-cool dark matter - Thomas Hambye (Univ. L. Brussels)   ()
11:00 AM Flavoured Dark Sectors - Pedro Klaus Schwaller (Mainz University)   ()
12:00 PM 21cm from Dark Photons - Joshua Thomas Ruderman (NYU)   ()
PM
1:00 PM --- Lunch Break ---
3:00 PM
Informal Discussions (until 4:30 PM) ()
4:30 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:00 PM
Contributed Talks (until 6:00 PM) ()
5:00 PM Ultra-light scalar dark matter: Motivation, dynamics and probes - Sergey Sibiryakov (CERN & EPFL & INR RAS)   ()
5:30 PM Higgs relaxation without inflation - Nayara Fonseca (DESY)   ()
7:00 PM --- Welcome Reception ---
1:00 PM
Lunch Break (until 3:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM
Informal Discussions (until 4:30 PM) ()
4:30 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:00 PM
Contributed Talks (until 6:00 PM) ()
5:00 PM Supercooling in Extra-dimensional Models: a QCD-induced exit - Pietro Baratella (IFAE)   ()
5:30 PM Very light dilaton and naturally light Higgs - Deog Ki Hong (Pusan National University (KR))   ()
1:00 PM
Lunch Break (until 3:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM
Overview Talks (until 5:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM Creation of Topological Defects and Magnetic Fields - Tanmay Vachaspati (Arizona State U. & Maryland U.)   ()
4:00 PM Gravitational Waves from Cosmic Strings - Jose Juan Blanco-Pillado (IKERBASQUE & UPV/EHU)   ()
5:00 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:30 PM
Overview Talks (until 6:30 PM) ()
5:30 PM Decay rate of electroweak vacuum - Takeo Moroi (The University of Tokyo)   ()
6:30 PM
Contributed Talks (until 7:30 PM) ()
6:30 PM Phase transitions from Inflation (and production of gravitational waves) - Alessio Notari (University of Barcelona)   ()
7:00 PM Observable windows of the QCD axion through N_eff - Ricardo Ferreira Zambujal (University of Barcelona)   ()
1:00 PM
Lunch Break (until 3:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM
Informal Discussions (until 4:30 PM) ()
4:30 PM --- Coffee Break ---
5:00 PM
Contributed Talks (until 6:30 PM) ()
5:00 PM Primordial Black Holes from Axions? - Fabrizio Rompineve (IFAE)   ()
5:30 PM SIMP dark matter with dark resonances - Hyun Min Lee (CAU - Chung-Ang University (KR))   ()
6:00 PM Extended EFT of Inflation - Amjad Ashoorioon (INFN, Bologna)   ()
1:00 PM
Lunch Break (until 3:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM
Informal Discussions (until 6:00 PM) ()
6:00 PM --- Farewell Drink ---