6-11 June 2010
The Lodge on Loch Lomond
Europe/London timezone

Scientific Programme

The workshop will review recent progress on silicon based vertex detectors and underlying technologies.
  • Future Directions

    S1

    Discussions on critical challenges for the future of semiconductor detectors in particle physics experiments.

  • Welcome & Introduction

    I1

    Welcome & Introduction to the Vertex 2010 conference.

  • LHC Vertex Detector Performance

    S2

    Session on LHC based silicon vertex and tracking detectors.

  • Tracking, Vertexing, Alignment

    S4

    Discussion on the physics performance of the LHC detectors and their tracking, vertexing and alignment performance.

  • Radiation Hardness

    S3

    Session on the latest results on radiation hardness in semiconductor detectors.

  • Non-HEP Applications

    S5

    Applications of silicon detectors outwith particle physics, including synchrotrons, medical and security applications.

  • Post-processing & 3D Integration

    S6

    Reviews the progress in the field of 3D integration and post-processing techniques as applicable for particle physics tracking and vertex detectors.

  • LHC Upgrades & New Detectors

    S7

    The plans for vertexing and tracking with semiconductor detectors at a range of new and proposed facilities, including the LHC experiment upgrades.

  • Trigger

    S8

    A session dedicated to experience with triggering in initial LHC operations, and track and vertex triggering scenarios for the LHC experiment upgrades.

  • Summary

    I2

    Summary and closing remarks for the Vertex 2010 conference.