DISCRETE 2018

from Sunday, November 25, 2018 (4:00 PM) to Friday, November 30, 2018 (7:30 PM)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Nov 25, 2018
Nov 26, 2018
Nov 27, 2018
Nov 28, 2018
Nov 29, 2018
Nov 30, 2018
AM
8:45 AM
Welcome (until 9:00 AM) ()
8:45 AM Welcome - Eberhard Widmann (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
9:00 AM
Plenary - Jose Bernabeu (IFIC) (until 10:45 AM) ()
9:00 AM Binary neutron star mergers: Observations and modelling in multimessenger astronomy era - Albino Perego (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics)   ()
9:35 AM The Electric Dipole Moment of the Neutron and the PanEDM Experiment - Prof. Peter Fierlinger (TU München)   ()
10:10 AM Overview on solar, geo, and reactor neutrino experiments - Prof. Livia Ludhova (IKP FZJ)   ()
10:45 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM
Plenary - Eberhard Widmann (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 12:25 PM) ()
11:15 AM Electron EDM tests at ACME - Prof. Gerald Gabrielse (Harvard University (US))   ()
11:50 AM Photonic Quantum Communication - Prof. Anton Zeilinger   ()
9:00 AM
Plenary -Prof. Claude Amsler (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 10:10 AM) ()
9:00 AM Experimental Neutrino CP violation searches - Marco Zito (Université Paris-Saclay (FR))   ()
9:35 AM Vacuum Induced CP Violation Generating a Complex CKM Matrix with Controlled Scalar FCNC - Dr Miguel Nebot Gomez (CFTP-IST Lisbon)   ()
10:10 AM --- Coffee Break ---
10:40 AM
Plenary - Antonio Di Domenico (Sapienza Universita e INFN, Roma I (IT)) (until 11:50 AM) ()
10:40 AM Protecting the Stability of the EW Vacuum - Vincenzo Branchina (University of Catania)   ()
11:15 AM Tests of discrete symmetries in positronium decays with the J-PET detector - Dr Eryk Czerwiński (Institute of Physics, Jagiellonian University)   ()
11:50 AM --- Lunch Break ---
9:00 AM
Plenary - Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) (until 10:45 AM) ()
9:00 AM Theoretical status of Flavor Anomalies - Dr Javier Fuentes-Martin (University of Zurich)   ()
9:35 AM Collider physics at the intensity and energy frontier -- the HL-LHC and beyond - Federico Meloni (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DE))   ()
10:10 AM Higgs boson physics at LHC - Roberto Salerno (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (FR))   ()
10:45 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM
Plenary - Vasiliki Mitsou (Univ. of Valencia and CSIC (ES)) (until 12:25 PM) ()
11:15 AM Supersymmetry: Nil Carborundum - John Ellis   ()
11:50 AM Natural Supersymmetric Twin Higgs - Marcin Badziak   ()
9:00 AM
Plenary - Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo (Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST)) Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo Da Silva (Universidade de Lisboa (PT)) (until 10:45 AM) ()
9:00 AM Global overview on neutrino masses, mixings and CP violation - Dr Mariam Tórtola (IFIC, Valencia University/CSIC)   ()
9:35 AM PT-symmetric quantum field theory - Prof. Carl Bender (Washington University)   ()
10:10 AM Unidirectional Reflectionless Transmission of Light with and without PT Symmetry - Prof. A. Douglas Stone (Yale University, Dept of Applied Physics)   ()
10:45 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM
Plenary - Gustavo Branco (Instituto Superior Tecnico) (until 12:25 PM) ()
11:15 AM Spinor-vector duality and sterile neutrinos in string derived models - Prof. Alon Faraggi (University of Liverpoll)   ()
11:50 AM Globally Consistent F-theory Standard Models with Matter Parity - Mirjam Cvetic (University of Pennsylvania)   ()
9:00 AM
VCES + DISCRETE18 (until 10:30 AM) ()
9:00 AM The lepton asymmetry of the Universe - Dominik Schwarz   ()
9:45 AM Towards a link between particle physics and quantum gravity - Astrid Eichhorn   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:00 AM
VCES + DISCRETE18 (until 12:45 PM) ()
11:00 AM Global and local symmetries from a black hole perspective - Alfredo Leonoardo Urbano   ()
11:35 AM Dark matter shifts away from direct detection - Ennio Salvioni   ()
12:10 PM Towards a more efficient algebraic model of particle physics - Cohl Furey   ()
PM
4:30 PM
Welcome Reception (until 6:30 PM) ()
12:25 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
Plenary - Johann Marton (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 4:20 PM) ()
2:00 PM The European Strategy Update 2019/2020: Discussion on Priorities for Future Facilities - Albert De Roeck (CERN)   ()
2:35 PM Laser spectroscopy of antihydrogen in ALPHA - Chris Rasmussen (CERN)   ()
3:10 PM Parity Violation in Atomic Systems - Prof. Klaus Jungmann   ()
3:45 PM Pushing the Energy and Cosmic Frontiers with High-Energy Astrophysical Neutrinos - Dr Mauricio Bustamante (Niels Bohr Institute)   ()
4:20 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:45 PM
T, C, P, CP and CPT symmetries - Eberhard Widmann (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 6:55 PM) ()
4:50 PM Current status of the ASACUSA Hbar HFS experiment - Dr Volkhard Maeckel (RIKEN (JP))   ()
5:15 PM CPT tests with protons and antiprotons at BASE - Elise Wursten (CERN (CH), RIKEN (JP))   ()
5:40 PM 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))   ()
6:05 PM The KLOE-2 experiment at DAPHNE - Antonio Passeri (Universita e INFN Roma Tre (IT))   ()
4:50 PM
Multimessenger probes of the universe - Nikos Mavromatos (University of London (GB)) (until 6:05 PM) ()
4:50 PM Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays and the Highest Energies Universe - Roberto Aloisio   ()
5:15 PM Bounding CPT and Lorentz symmetry violations through ultra-high-energy cosmic rays - Robertus Potting (Universidade do Algarve)   ()
5:40 PM Anti-Neutrino Glashow resonance rate testing matter antimatter symmetry - Prof. Daniele Fargion (Rome University 1 Sapienza and INFN)   ()
4:50 PM
New results from LHC, new facilities - Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) (until 6:30 PM) ()
4:50 PM The MoEDAL Experiment - Voyaging Beyong the Standard Model - James Pinfold (University of Alberta (CA))   ()
5:15 PM CMS searches for Leptoquarks, W', Z' - Norbert Neumeister (Purdue University (US))   ()
5:40 PM CMS SUSY searches : hot topics, new results and future prospects - Daniel Spitzbart (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
6:05 PM Recent results from SUSY searches with ATLAS and prospects for the HL-LHC - Andrea Ventura (INFN Lecce e Universita del Salento (IT))   ()
1:30 PM
Discrete symmetries and models of flavour mixing - Christoph Schwanda (Austrian Academy of Sciences) (until 3:35 PM) ()
1:30 PM S3 flavour symmetry: quarks, neutrinos and Higgs sectors - Prof. Myriam Mondragon (Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico UNAM)   ()
1:55 PM 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)   ()
2:20 PM Lepton Masses and Mixing from Modular S4 Symmetry - Joao Penedo (SISSA)   ()
2:45 PM On the CP-odd basis invariants of the most general two Higgs doublet model - Dr Andreas Trautner (MPIK, Heidelberg)   ()
3:10 PM Froggatt-Nielsen mechanism in a model with 331-gauge group - Mr Niko Koivunen (University of Helsinki)   ()
1:30 PM
Emergence of symmetries from entanglement - Beatrix Hiesmayr (University of Vienna) (until 3:35 PM) ()
1:30 PM 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)   ()
1:55 PM Emergent Entanglement in the 2-Gamma and 3-Gamma Decay of Positronium - Dr Beatrix C. Hiesmayr (University of Vienna)   ()
2:20 PM Physics at the CERN kaon factory: recent results and prospects for the future - Fabio Ambrosino (Universita e sezione INFN di Napoli (IT))   ()
2:45 PM KLEVER: An experiment to measure BR(KL →π0νν) at the CERN SPS - Maarten Van Dijk (CERN)   ()
3:10 PM 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))   ()
1:30 PM
Neutrino masses, mixing and discrete symmetries - Martin Hirsch (Instituto de Fisica Corpuscular (CSIC, University of Valencia)) (until 3:35 PM) ()
1:30 PM Disentangling genuine from matter-induced CP violation in neutrino oscillations - Mr Alejandro Segarra (IFIC (CSIC, Univ. Valencia))   ()
1:55 PM Probing the intrinsic Lorentz violating parameters at DUNE - Mehedi Masud (Instituto de Física Corpuscular (CSIC-Universitat de València))   ()
2:20 PM Status and physics potential of the JUNO experiment - Dr Frederic Perrot (CNRS/IN2P3, Université de Bordeaux, CENBG)   ()
2:45 PM Neutrino-Anti-neutrino beaming across the Earth to test CPT asymmetry - Daniele Fargion (Rome University 1 Sapienza and INFN)   ()
3:35 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:00 PM
Discrete symmetries and models of flavour mixing - Christoph Schwanda (Austrian Academy of Sciences) (until 5:15 PM) ()
4:00 PM Grand Unified Theories of Flavour and Leptogenesis - Ms Elena Perdomo Mendez (University of Southampton)   ()
4:25 PM Physical implications of different CP symmetries of the 2HDM - Odd Magne Ogreid (Western Norway University of Applied Sciences)   ()
4:00 PM
Emergence of symmetries from entanglement - Beatrix Hiesmayr (University of Vienna) (until 4:50 PM) ()
4:00 PM Test of discrete symmetries in transitions with entangled neutral kaons at KLOE-2 - Antonio De Santis (INFN - LNF)   ()
4:25 PM Study of eta-meson decays at KLOE/KLOE-2 - xiaolin kang (LNF)   ()
4:00 PM
Supersymmetry - Marcin Badziak (until 4:50 PM) ()
4:00 PM B+L violation at colliders and new physics - Carlos Tamarit (Technische Universität München)   ()
4:25 PM DeepXS: Fast approximation of MSSM electroweak cross sections at NLO - Sydney Otten (Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen and University of Amsterdam)   ()
7:00 PM --- Conference Dinner ---
12:25 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
New results from LHC, new facilities - Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) (until 4:05 PM) ()
2:00 PM Searches for long-lived particles at CMS - Alberto Escalante Del Valle (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
2:25 PM Measurements of the Higgs boson properties at the ATLAS experiment - Michela Biglietti (INFN Roma Tre)   ()
2:50 PM BSM searches with jets in CMS - Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR))   ()
3:15 PM Searches for new phenomena with the ATLAS detector - Stefania Xella (University of Copenhagen (DK))   ()
3:40 PM SModelS - Going beyond missing energy - Suchita Kulkarni (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT))   ()
2:00 PM
Supersymmetry - Kazuki Sakurai (University of Warsaw) (until 4:05 PM) ()
2:00 PM SUSY discovery prospects with MoEDAL - Dr Vasiliki Mitsou (Univ. of Valencia and CSIC (ES))   ()
2:25 PM Living without supersymmetry - Philip Mannheim (University of Connecticut)   ()
2:50 PM 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))   ()
3:15 PM Fast computation of NLO electroweakino cross-sections - Lisa Zeune   ()
3:40 PM SUSY model for muon g-2 anomaly and dark matter, and its implications - Dr Norimi Yokozaki (Tohoku University)   ()
2:00 PM
T, C, P, CP and CPT symmetries - Johann Marton (Austrian Academy of Sciences (AT)) (until 4:05 PM) ()
2:00 PM Electric Dipole Moment Measurements at Storage Rings - Jorg Pretz (Rheinisch Westfaelische Tech. Hoch. (DE))   ()
2:25 PM CPT as a possible discrete symmetry in cosmology - Mr Michael Hewitt (Canterbury Christ Church University)   ()
2:50 PM Leptogenesis via heavy right-handed neutrinos in a CPT violating background field. - Mr Tom Bossingham (King's College London)   ()
3:15 PM Testing spin statistics at Gran Sasso underground laboratory - Kristian Piscicchia   ()
3:40 PM Lepton mixing predictions from generalized cp symmetries - Mr Salvador Centelles Chuliá (IFIC (CSIC / U. Valencia))   ()
4:05 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:30 PM
Multimessenger probes of the universe - Robertus Potting (Universidade do Algarve) (until 5:45 PM) ()
4:30 PM Lorentz invariance violation from gamma-ray bursts - Prof. Bo-Qiang Ma (Peking University)   ()
4:55 PM Searching for Lorentz violation with astrophysical sources : review, problems, and prospects - Julien Bolmont (LPNHE Paris)   ()
5:20 PM Multimessenger Astronomy and New Neutrino Physics - Kevin Kelly (Fermilab)   ()
4:30 PM
New results from LHC, new facilities - Jeanette Miriam Lorenz (Ludwig Maximilians Universitat (DE)) Niki Saoulidou (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (GR)) (until 6:35 PM) ()
4:30 PM CMS new results on top physics and future prospects - Silvano Tosi (INFN e Universita Genova (IT))   ()
4:55 PM Tests of the electroweak sector with precision measurements and diboson final states at the ATLAS Experiment - Laura Fabbri (Universita e INFN, Bologna (IT))   ()
5:20 PM Tests of Lepton Flavour Universality at LHCb - Annarita Buonaura (Universität Zürich (CH))   ()
5:45 PM CP violation in heavy-flavour hadrons at LHCb - Tara Nanut (EPFL - Ecole Polytechnique Federale Lausanne (CH))   ()
6:10 PM The Inert Doublet Model at current and future colliders - Tania Robens (MTA-DE Particle Physics Research Group, University of Debrecen, 4)   ()
4:30 PM
Supersymmetry - Kazuki Sakurai (University of Warsaw) (until 6:10 PM) ()
4:30 PM A New Approach for Gauge Unification and Proton Decay - Kazuki Sakurai (University of Warsaw)   ()
4:55 PM SUSY-Collider and DM searches - Miriam Lucio Martinez (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela (ES))   ()
5:20 PM Flavor mixed sleptons and its consequences at 1-loop level - Dr Melina Gomez Bock (Universidad de las Américas Puebla)   ()
5:45 PM MSSM4G scenario and Vectorlike lepton searches at the LHC - Dr Sho Iwamoto (U. Padova)   ()
12:25 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:00 PM
Neutrino masses, mixing and discrete symmetries - Carlo Giunti (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics) (until 4:05 PM) ()
2:00 PM Violation of lepton number in 3 units - Renato Fonseca (IPNP, Charles University, Prague)   ()
2:25 PM CP Phases and Symmetries - Claudia Hagedorn (CP3-Origins, University of Southern Denmark)   ()
2:50 PM Chiral symmetry-breaking schemes and dynamical generation of masses and field mixing - Prof. Blasone Massimo   ()
3:15 PM S_4 Modular Symmetry, Seesaw Mechanism and Lepton Masses and Mixing - Pavel Novichkov (SISSA)   ()
3:40 PM Master Majorana neutrino mass parametrization - Avelino Vicente (IFIC - CSIC / U. Valencia)   ()
2:00 PM
PT symmetric Hamiltonians - Carl Bender (Washington University in St Louis) (until 4:05 PM) ()
2:00 PM Symmetry properties of non-Hermitian, PT-symmetric quantum field theories - Dr Peter Millington (University of Nottingham)   ()
2:25 PM The ODE-IM correspondence and PT symmetry - Prof. Patrick Dorey (Durham University)   ()
2:50 PM Parity-Time symmetry and exceptional points in Bose-Einstein condensates - Guenter Wunner (University of Stuttgart)   ()
3:15 PM Parity-Time and other Symmetries in Optics and Photonics - Dr Demetrios Christodoulides (University of Central Florida)   ()
3:40 PM Quantum Mechanics and Riemann Hypothesis - Dorje Brody (University of Surrey)   ()
2:00 PM
Strings, branes, extra dimensions and discrete symmetries - Alon Faraggi (University of Liverpool) (until 4:05 PM) ()
2:00 PM de Sitter extrema and the swampland - Timm Michael Wrase (Vienna University of Technology)   ()
2:25 PM Tension between a vanishing cosmological constant and non-supersymmetric heterotic orbifolds - Dr Stefan Groot Nibbelink (Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences)   ()
2:50 PM Flavor Symmetry and CP Violation from String Theory - Dr Patrick Vaudrevange (TU Munich)   ()
3:15 PM Stability in non-supersymmetric open strings - Herve Partouche   ()
3:40 PM Classification of left-right symmetric heterotic string vacua - Mr Benjamin Percival (Liverpool University)   ()
4:05 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:30 PM
Discrete symmetries and models of flavour mixing - Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo Da Silva (Universidade de Lisboa (PT)) Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo (Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST)) (until 5:20 PM) ()
4:30 PM The dispersion method and dimensional regularization applied to the decay H → Z + γ - Helmut Eberl (HEPHY Vienna)   ()
4:55 PM search for K+ to pi+ nu nu at CERN - Zuzana Kucerova (Comenius University (SK))   ()
4:30 PM
Neutrino masses, mixing and discrete symmetries - Carlo Giunti (INFN - National Institute for Nuclear Physics) (until 6:35 PM) ()
4:30 PM The latest results from the Daya Bay Reactor Neutrino Experiment - Prof. Wei Wang (Sun Yat-sen University)   ()
4:55 PM Lepton Flavor Violation in a Z' model for the $b \to s$ anomalies - Paulina Rocha (University of Bonn (BCTP))   ()
5:20 PM Light sterile neutrinos as a source of CP violation - Dr Antonio Palazzo (University of Bari)   ()
5:45 PM Right handed neutrinos and B anomalies - Lorenzo Ubaldi (SISSA)   ()
6:10 PM Neutrinos in matter - Dr Ara Ioannisyan (A.Alikhanyan National Science Laboratory (AM))   ()
4:30 PM
PT symmetric Hamiltonians - Carl Bender (Washington University in St Louis) (until 6:35 PM) ()
4:30 PM Lasing and Disorder Scattering Inspired by PT-Symmetry - Stefan Rotter (Vienna University of Technology)   ()
4:55 PM PT and CPT Symmetry as a Dynamics - Prof. Philip Mannheim (University of Connecticut)   ()
5:20 PM Extreme dynamics and sensitivity close to exceptional points - Prof. KONSTANTINOS MAKRIS (University of Crete)   ()
5:45 PM The IR-truncated $\mathcal{PT}-$symmetric $V=ix^3$ model and its asymptotic spectral scaling graph - Dr Uwe Guenther (Helmholtz-Center Dresden-Rossendorf)   ()
6:10 PM Energy transport and symmetry breaking in a microscopic power grid - Julian Huber (TU Wien)   ()
12:45 PM --- Lunch Break ---
2:15 PM
VCES + DISCRETE18 (until 3:45 PM) ()
2:15 PM Implications of Symmetries in the Scalar Sector - Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo Da Silva (Universidade de Lisboa (PT)) Margarida Nesbitt Rebelo (Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST))   ()
3:00 PM Dark energy, the string landscape and the swampland - Timm Michael Wrase (Vienna University of Technology)   ()
3:45 PM --- Coffee Break ---
4:15 PM
Discrete symmetries in cosmology (until 5:30 PM) ()
4:15 PM Gravitational waves from cosmic domain walls - Ken'ichi Saikawa (Max-Planck-Institute for Physics)   ()
4:40 PM Fifth forces and discrete symmetry breaking - Peter Millington (University of Nottingham)   ()
5:05 PM An Inert Scalar In The S3 Symmetric Model - Maria Catalina Espinoza Hernandez (IFUNAM)   ()
6:00 PM
Public Lecture (until 7:30 PM) ()
6:00 PM Black Holes, Fundamental Physics and the Information Paradox - Malcolm J. Perry   ()