DISCRETE 2018

from Sunday, 25 November 2018 (16:00) to Friday, 30 November 2018 (19:30)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
25 Nov 2018
26 Nov 2018
27 Nov 2018
28 Nov 2018
29 Nov 2018
30 Nov 2018
AM
08:45
Welcome (until 09:00) ()
08:45 Welcome - Eberhard Widmann (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
09:00
Plenary - Jose Bernabeu (IFIC) (until 10:45) ()
09:00 Binary neutron star mergers: Observations and modelling in multimessenger astronomy era - Albino Perego (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)   ()
09:35 The Electric Dipole Moment of the Neutron and the PanEDM Experiment - Prof. Peter Fierlinger (TU München)   ()
10:10 Overview on solar, geo, and reactor neutrino experiments - Prof. Livia Ludhova (IKP FZJ)   ()
10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Plenary - Eberhard Widmann (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 12:25) ()
11:15 Electron EDM tests at ACME - Prof. Gerald Gabrielse (Harvard University (US))   ()
11:50 Photonic Quantum Communication - Prof. Anton Zeilinger   ()
09:00
Plenary -Prof. Claude Amsler (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 10:10) ()
09:00 Experimental Neutrino CP violation searches - Marco Zito (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   ()
09:35 Vacuum Induced CP Violation Generating a Complex CKM Matrix with Controlled Scalar FCNC - Dr Miguel Nebot Gomez (CFTP-IST Lisbon)   ()
10:10 --- Coffee Break ---
10:40
Plenary - Antonio Di Domenico (Sapienza Universita e INFN, Roma I (IT)) (until 11:50) ()
10:40 Protecting the Stability of the EW Vacuum - Vincenzo Branchina (University of Catania)   ()
11:15 Tests of discrete symmetries in positronium decays with the J-PET detector - Dr Eryk Czerwiński (Institute of Physics, Jagiellonian University)   ()
11:50 --- Lunch Break ---
09:00
Plenary - Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) (until 10:45) ()
09:00 Theoretical status of Flavor Anomalies - Dr Javier Fuentes-Martin (University of Zurich)   ()
09:35 Collider physics at the intensity and energy frontier -- the HL-LHC and beyond - Federico Meloni (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DE))   ()
10:10 Higgs boson physics at LHC - Roberto Salerno (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   ()
10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Plenary - Vasiliki Mitsou (Univ. of Valencia and CSIC (ES)) (until 12:25) ()
11:15 Supersymmetry: Nil Carborundum - John Ellis   ()
11:50 Natural Supersymmetric Twin Higgs - Marcin Badziak   ()
09:00
Plenary - Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo (Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST)) Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo Da Silva (Universidade de Lisboa (PT)) (until 10:45) ()
09:00 Global overview on neutrino masses, mixings and CP violation - Dr Mariam Tórtola (IFIC, Valencia University/CSIC)   ()
09:35 PT-symmetric quantum field theory - Prof. Carl Bender (Washington University)   ()
10:10 Unidirectional Reflectionless Transmission of Light with and without PT Symmetry - Prof. A. Douglas Stone (Yale University, Dept of Applied Physics)   ()
10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Plenary - Gustavo Branco (Instituto Superior Tecnico) (until 12:25) ()
11:15 Spinor-vector duality and sterile neutrinos in string derived models - Prof. Alon Faraggi (University of Liverpoll)   ()
11:50 Globally Consistent F-theory Standard Models with Matter Parity - Mirjam Cvetic (University of Pennsylvania)   ()
09:00
VCES + DISCRETE18 (until 10:30) ()
09:00 The lepton asymmetry of the Universe - Dominik Schwarz   ()
09:45 Towards a link between particle physics and quantum gravity - Astrid Eichhorn   ()
10:30 --- Coffee Break ---
11:00
VCES + DISCRETE18 (until 12:45) ()
11:00 Global and local symmetries from a black hole perspective - Alfredo Leonoardo Urbano   ()
11:35 Dark matter shifts away from direct detection - Ennio Salvioni   ()
12:10 Towards a more efficient algebraic model of particle physics - Cohl Furey   ()
PM
16:30
Welcome Reception (until 18:30) ()
12:25 --- Lunch Break ---
14:00
Plenary - Johann Marton (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 16:20) ()
14:00 The European Strategy Update 2019/2020: Discussion on Priorities for Future Facilities - Albert De Roeck (CERN)   ()
14:35 Laser spectroscopy of antihydrogen in ALPHA - Chris Rasmussen (CERN)   ()
15:10 Parity Violation in Atomic Systems - Prof. Klaus Jungmann   ()
15:45 Pushing the Energy and Cosmic Frontiers with High-Energy Astrophysical Neutrinos - Dr Mauricio Bustamante (Niels Bohr Institute)   ()
16:20 --- Coffee Break ---
16:45
T, C, P, CP and CPT symmetries - Eberhard Widmann (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 18:55) ()
16:50 Current status of the ASACUSA Hbar HFS experiment - Dr Volkhard Maeckel (RIKEN (JP))   ()
17:15 CPT tests with protons and antiprotons at BASE - Elise Wursten (CERN (CH), RIKEN (JP))   ()
17:40 Precision measurement of the mass-to-charge difference between light nuclei and anti-nuclei with ALICE at the LHC - Francesco Noferini (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))   ()
18:05 The KLOE-2 experiment at DAPHNE - Antonio Passeri (Universita e INFN Roma Tre (IT))   ()
16:50
Multimessenger probes of the universe - Nikolaos Mavromatos (King's College London) (until 18:05) ()
16:50 Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays and the Highest Energies Universe - Roberto Aloisio   ()
17:15 Bounding CPT and Lorentz symmetry violations through ultra-high-energy cosmic rays - Robertus Potting (Universidade do Algarve)   ()
17:40 Anti-Neutrino Glashow resonance rate testing matter antimatter symmetry - Prof. Daniele Fargion (Rome University 1 Sapienza and INFN)   ()
16:50
New results from LHC, new facilities - Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) (until 18:30) ()
16:50 The MoEDAL Experiment - Voyaging Beyong the Standard Model - James Pinfold (University of Alberta (CA))   ()
17:15 CMS searches for Leptoquarks, W', Z' - Norbert Neumeister (Purdue University (US))   ()
17:40 CMS SUSY searches : hot topics, new results and future prospects - Daniel Spitzbart (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
18:05 Recent results from SUSY searches with ATLAS and prospects for the HL-LHC - Andrea Ventura (INFN Lecce e Universita del Salento (IT))   ()
13:30
Discrete symmetries and models of flavour mixing - Christoph Schwanda (Austrian Academy of Sciences) (until 15:35) ()
13:30 S3 flavour symmetry: quarks, neutrinos and Higgs sectors - Prof. Myriam Mondragon (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico UNAM)   ()
13:55 Lepton masses and mixing in a two-Higgs-doublet model. - Dr Sebastian Zając (Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Studies, Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw)   ()
14:20 Lepton Masses and Mixing from Modular S4 Symmetry - Joao Penedo (SISSA)   ()
14:45 On the CP-odd basis invariants of the most general two Higgs doublet model - Dr Andreas Trautner (MPIK, Heidelberg)   ()
15:10 Froggatt-Nielsen mechanism in a model with 331-gauge group - Mr Niko Koivunen (University of Helsinki)   ()
13:30
Emergence of symmetries from entanglement - Beatrix Hiesmayr (University of Vienna) (until 15:35) ()
13:30 Time reversal symmetry in the decay of ortho-Positronium atoms using the direction of polarization of the annihilation photons with the J-PET detector - Ms Juhi Raj (Jagiellonian University)   ()
13:55 Emergent Entanglement in the 2-Gamma and 3-Gamma Decay of Positronium - Dr Beatrix C. Hiesmayr (University of Vienna)   ()
14:20 Physics at the CERN kaon factory: recent results and prospects for the future - Fabio Ambrosino (Universita e sezione INFN di Napoli (IT))   ()
14:45 KLEVER: An experiment to measure BR(KL →π0νν) at the CERN SPS - Maarten Van Dijk (CERN)   ()
15:10 Measurement of the charge asymmetry for the KS→πeν decay and test of CPT symmetry with the KLOE detector - Antonio Di Domenico (Sapienza Universita e INFN, Roma I (IT))   ()
13:30
Neutrino masses, mixing and discrete symmetries - Martin Hirsch (Instituto de Fisica Corpuscular (CSIC, University of Valencia)) (until 15:35) ()
13:30 Disentangling genuine from matter-induced CP violation in neutrino oscillations - Mr Alejandro Segarra (IFIC (CSIC, Univ. Valencia))   ()
13:55 Probing the intrinsic Lorentz violating parameters at DUNE - Mehedi Masud (Instituto de Física Corpuscular (CSIC-Universitat de València))   ()
14:20 Status and physics potential of the JUNO experiment - Dr Frederic Perrot (CNRS/IN2P3, Université de Bordeaux, CENBG)   ()
14:45 Neutrino-Anti-neutrino beaming across the Earth to test CPT asymmetry - Daniele Fargion (Rome University 1 Sapienza and INFN)   ()
15:35 --- Coffee Break ---
16:00
Discrete symmetries and models of flavour mixing - Christoph Schwanda (Austrian Academy of Sciences) (until 17:15) ()
16:00 Grand Unified Theories of Flavour and Leptogenesis - Ms Elena Perdomo Mendez (University of Southampton)   ()
16:25 Physical implications of different CP symmetries of the 2HDM - Odd Magne Ogreid (Western Norway University of Applied Sciences)   ()
16:00
Emergence of symmetries from entanglement - Beatrix Hiesmayr (University of Vienna) (until 16:50) ()
16:00 Test of discrete symmetries in transitions with entangled neutral kaons at KLOE-2 - Antonio De Santis (INFN - LNF)   ()
16:25 Study of eta-meson decays at KLOE/KLOE-2 - xiaolin kang (LNF)   ()
16:00
Supersymmetry - Marcin Badziak (until 16:50) ()
16:00 B+L violation at colliders and new physics - Carlos Tamarit (Technische Universität München)   ()
16:25 DeepXS: Fast approximation of MSSM electroweak cross sections at NLO - Sydney Otten (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen and University of Amsterdam)   ()
19:00 --- Conference Dinner ---
12:25 --- Lunch Break ---
14:00
New results from LHC, new facilities - Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) (until 16:05) ()
14:00 Searches for long-lived particles at CMS - Alberto Escalante Del Valle (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
14:25 Measurements of the Higgs boson properties at the ATLAS experiment - Michela Biglietti (INFN Roma Tre)   ()
14:50 BSM searches with jets in CMS - Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR))   ()
15:15 Searches for new phenomena with the ATLAS detector - Stefania Xella (University of Copenhagen (DK))   ()
15:40 SModelS - Going beyond missing energy - Suchita Kulkarni (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
14:00
Supersymmetry - Kazuki Sakurai (University of Warsaw) (until 16:05) ()
14:00 SUSY discovery prospects with MoEDAL - Dr Vasiliki Mitsou (Univ. of Valencia and CSIC (ES))   ()
14:25 Living without supersymmetry - Philip Mannheim (University of Connecticut)   ()
14:50 CMS searches for pair production of charginos and top squarks in final states with two oppositely charged leptons - Barbara Chazin Quero (Universidad de Cantabria (ES))   ()
15:15 Fast computation of NLO electroweakino cross-sections - Lisa Zeune   ()
15:40 SUSY model for muon g-2 anomaly and dark matter, and its implications - Dr Norimi Yokozaki (Tohoku University)   ()
14:00
T, C, P, CP and CPT symmetries - Johann Marton (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 16:05) ()
14:00 Electric Dipole Moment Measurements at Storage Rings - Jorg Pretz (Rheinisch Westfaelische Tech. Hoch. (DE))   ()
14:25 CPT as a possible discrete symmetry in cosmology - Mr Michael Hewitt (Canterbury Christ Church University)   ()
14:50 Leptogenesis via heavy right-handed neutrinos in a CPT violating background field. - Mr Tom Bossingham (King's College London)   ()
15:15 Testing spin statistics at Gran Sasso underground laboratory - Kristian Piscicchia   ()
15:40 Lepton mixing predictions from generalized cp symmetries - Mr Salvador Centelles Chuliá (IFIC (CSIC / U. Valencia))   ()
16:05 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Multimessenger probes of the universe - Robertus Potting (Universidade do Algarve) (until 17:45) ()
16:30 Lorentz invariance violation from gamma-ray bursts - Prof. Bo-Qiang Ma (Peking University)   ()
16:55 Searching for Lorentz violation with astrophysical sources : review, problems, and prospects - Julien Bolmont (LPNHE Paris)   ()
17:20 Multimessenger Astronomy and New Neutrino Physics - Kevin Kelly (Fermilab)   ()
16:30
New results from LHC, new facilities - Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) (until 18:35) ()
16:30 CMS new results on top physics and future prospects - Silvano Tosi (INFN e Universita Genova (IT))   ()
16:55 Tests of the electroweak sector with precision measurements and diboson final states at the ATLAS Experiment - Laura Fabbri (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))   ()
17:20 Tests of Lepton Flavour Universality at LHCb - Annarita Buonaura (Universität Zürich (CH))   ()
17:45 CP violation in heavy-flavour hadrons at LHCb - Tara Nanut (EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Federale Lausanne (CH))   ()
18:10 The Inert Doublet Model at current and future colliders - Tania Robens (MTA-DE Particle Physics Research Group, University of Debrecen, 4)   ()
16:30
Supersymmetry - Kazuki Sakurai (University of Warsaw) (until 18:10) ()
16:30 A New Approach for Gauge Unification and Proton Decay - Kazuki Sakurai (University of Warsaw)   ()
16:55 SUSY-Collider and DM searches - Miriam Lucio Martinez (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (ES))   ()
17:20 Flavor mixed sleptons and its consequences at 1-loop level - Dr Melina Gomez Bock (Universidad de las Américas Puebla)   ()
17:45 MSSM4G scenario and Vectorlike lepton searches at the LHC - Dr Sho Iwamoto (U. Padova)   ()
12:25 --- Lunch Break ---
14:00
Neutrino masses, mixing and discrete symmetries - Carlo Giunti (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics) (until 16:05) ()
14:00 Violation of lepton number in 3 units - Renato Fonseca (IPNP, Charles University, Prague)   ()
14:25 CP Phases and Symmetries - Claudia Hagedorn (CP3-Origins, University of Southern Denmark)   ()
14:50 Chiral symmetry-breaking schemes and dynamical generation of masses and field mixing - Prof. Blasone Massimo   ()
15:15 S_4 Modular Symmetry, Seesaw Mechanism and Lepton Masses and Mixing - Pavel Novichkov (SISSA)   ()
15:40 Master Majorana neutrino mass parametrization - Avelino Vicente (IFIC - CSIC / U. Valencia)   ()
14:00
PT symmetric Hamiltonians - Carl Bender (Washington University in St Louis) (until 16:05) ()
14:00 Symmetry properties of non-Hermitian, PT-symmetric quantum field theories - Dr Peter Millington (University of Nottingham)   ()
14:25 The ODE-IM correspondence and PT symmetry - Prof. Patrick Dorey (Durham University)   ()
14:50 Parity-Time symmetry and exceptional points in Bose-Einstein condensates - Guenter Wunner (University of Stuttgart)   ()
15:15 Parity-Time and other Symmetries in Optics and Photonics - Dr Demetrios Christodoulides (University of Central Florida)   ()
15:40 Quantum Mechanics and Riemann Hypothesis - Dorje Brody (University of Surrey)   ()
14:00
Strings, branes, extra dimensions and discrete symmetries - Alon Faraggi (University of Liverpool) (until 16:05) ()
14:00 de Sitter extrema and the swampland - Timm Michael Wrase (Vienna University of Technology)   ()
14:25 Tension between a vanishing cosmological constant and non-supersymmetric heterotic orbifolds - Dr Stefan Groot Nibbelink (Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences)   ()
14:50 Flavor Symmetry and CP Violation from String Theory - Dr Patrick Vaudrevange (TU Munich)   ()
15:15 Stability in non-supersymmetric open strings - Herve Partouche   ()
15:40 Classification of left-right symmetric heterotic string vacua - Mr Benjamin Percival (Liverpool University)   ()
16:05 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Discrete symmetries and models of flavour mixing - Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo Da Silva (Universidade de Lisboa (PT)) Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo (Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST)) (until 17:20) ()
16:30 The dispersion method and dimensional regularization applied to the decay H → Z + γ - Helmut Eberl (HEPHY Vienna)   ()
16:55 search for K+ to pi+ nu nu at CERN - Zuzana Kucerova (Comenius University (SK))   ()
16:30
Neutrino masses, mixing and discrete symmetries - Carlo Giunti (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics) (until 18:35) ()
16:30 The latest results from the Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment - Prof. Wei Wang (Sun Yat-sen University)   ()
16:55 Lepton Flavor Violation in a Z' model for the $b \to s$ anomalies - Paulina Rocha (University of Bonn (BCTP))   ()
17:20 Light sterile neutrinos as a source of CP violation - Dr Antonio Palazzo (University of Bari)   ()
17:45 Right handed neutrinos and B anomalies - Lorenzo Ubaldi (SISSA)   ()
18:10 Neutrinos in matter - Dr Ara Ioannisyan (A.Alikhanyan National Science Laboratory (AM))   ()
16:30
PT symmetric Hamiltonians - Carl Bender (Washington University in St Louis) (until 18:35) ()
16:30 Lasing and Disorder Scattering Inspired by PT-Symmetry - Stefan Rotter (Vienna University of Technology)   ()
16:55 PT and CPT Symmetry as a Dynamics - Prof. Philip Mannheim (University of Connecticut)   ()
17:20 Extreme dynamics and sensitivity close to exceptional points - Prof. KONSTANTINOS MAKRIS (University of Crete)   ()
17:45 The IR-truncated $\mathcal{PT}-$symmetric $V=ix^3$ model and its asymptotic spectral scaling graph - Dr Uwe Guenther (Helmholtz-Center Dresden-Rossendorf)   ()
18:10 Energy transport and symmetry breaking in a microscopic power grid - Julian Huber (TU Wien)   ()
12:45 --- Lunch Break ---
14:15
VCES + DISCRETE18 (until 15:45) ()
14:15 Implications of Symmetries in the Scalar Sector - Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo (Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST)) Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo Da Silva (Universidade de Lisboa (PT))   ()
15:00 Dark energy, the string landscape and the swampland - Timm Michael Wrase (Vienna University of Technology)   ()
15:45 --- Coffee Break ---
16:15
Discrete symmetries in cosmology (until 17:30) ()
16:15 Gravitational waves from cosmic domain walls - Ken'ichi Saikawa (Max-Planck-Institute for Physics)   ()
16:40 Fifth forces and discrete symmetry breaking - Peter Millington (University of Nottingham)   ()
17:05 An Inert Scalar In The S3 Symmetric Model - Maria Catalina Espinoza Hernandez (IFUNAM)   ()
18:00
Public Lecture (until 19:30) ()
18:00 Black Holes, Fundamental Physics and the Information Paradox - Malcolm J. Perry   ()