PDF4LHC meeting

4/3-006 - TH Conference Room (CERN)

4/3-006 - TH Conference Room


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Albert De Roeck (CERN)

Periodic meeting of the PDF4LHC forum. 

The afternoon will be in the 4-3-006.

VIDYO connection will be available

For information relative to housing, access to CERN for those not holding a CERN card and laptop registration, please check


Topics of this meeting will include
- News and developments from the PDF fit groups
- New data and results from the experiments (LHC/HERA...)
- Special selected topics

A common meeting with the LHC EWK group is planned in the afternoon

Details will follow in due time

    • 09:00 09:20
      News from MMHT 20m
      Speaker: Dr Lucian Harland-Lang (University of Oxford)
    • 09:25 09:45
      NNPDF: PDFs with theory uncertainties. 20m
      Speaker: Dr Juan Rojo (VU Amsterdam and Nikhef)
    • 09:50 10:10
      News from CT 20m
      Speaker: Joey Huston (Michigan State University (US))
    • 10:15 10:35
      Developments in APPLfast and the ploughshare utility 20m
      Speaker: Mark Sutton (University of Sussex (GB))
    • 10:40 11:00
      Coffee break 20m
    • 11:00 11:20
      News from ATLAS 20m
      Speaker: Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford (GB))
    • 11:25 11:45
      News from CMS 20m
      Speaker: Efe Yazgan (Chinese Academy of Sciences (CN))
    • 11:50 12:10
      News from HERA 20m
      Speaker: Katarzyna Wichmann (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DE))
    • 12:15 12:35
      Towards Ultimate Parton Distributions at the High-Luminosity LHC 20m
      Speaker: Juan Rojo (VU Amsterdam and Nikhef)
    • 13:00 14:00
      Lunch break 1h
    • 14:00 14:30
      James Stirling's legacy on PDFs 30m
      Speaker: Robert Samuel Thorne (University College London (UK))
    • 14:30 14:45
      Introduction to EWG Needs 15m
      Speaker: Daniel Froidevaux (CERN)
    • 14:45 15:05
      Lessons learnt: towards PDF4LHC2020 20m
      Speaker: Stefano Forte (Università degli Studi e INFN Milano (IT))
    • 15:25 15:45
      MMHT for Electroweak studies 20m
      Speaker: Lucian Harland-Lang (University of Oxford)
    • 16:05 16:25
      Coffee break 20m
    • 16:25 16:45
      CT for Electroweak studies 20m
      Speaker: Pavel Nadolsky (Southern Methodist University)
    • 17:15 17:35
      ABM for electroweak studies 20m
      Speaker: Serguei Alekhin (State Res.Center of Russian Feder. Inst.f.High Energy Phys. (IFVE))
    • 17:55 18:25
      General discussion 30m