Minimum Bias and Underlying Event Working Group

Monday, May 31, 2010 - 8:00 AM
CERN (TH Theory Conference Room)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
May 31, 2010
AM
9:00 AM
Minimum bias and diffraction (until 1:00 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
9:00 AM --- Coffee break ---
9:30 AM Minimum-bias measurements with ALICE - Chiara Zampolli (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
10:00 AM Recent MinBias Results from ATLAS - Maaike Limper (University of Iowa)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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10:30 AM CMS Min-Bias and Diffraction Measurements - Gabor Veres (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN))   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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11:00 AM Ks production in LHCb - Mr Manuel Schiller (Physikalisches Institut Heidelberg)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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11:30 AM Forward Physics at LHCb? Prospects for the study of diffractive interactions - Michael Schmelling   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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12:00 PM Hard diffraction and its influence on MB&UE - Hannes Jung (DESY)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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12:30 PM Update on tuning-support tools - Witold Pokorski (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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PM
1:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:00 PM
Underlying event and tunes (until 5:45 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)
2:00 PM CMS: First Measurement of the Underlying Event Activity in Proton-Proton Collisions at 900 GeV at the LHC - Dr Klaus Rabbertz (UNIVERSITY OF KARLSRUHE)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
2:30 PM ATLAS: First Underlying Event Results at 900 GeV and 7 TeV - Gabriel Hare (Unknown)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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3:00 PM Event shape and underlying event with ALICE - Dr Andreas Morsch (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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3:30 PM CMS Cluster Analysis in Min-Bias Events - Mr Wei Li (Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT)-Unknown-Unknown)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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4:00 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:15 PM First Pythia tune to the ATLAS MB and UE data - Judith Katzy (Unknown)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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4:45 PM The Early CMS Min-Bias and Underlying Event Measurements: What have we learned? - Rick Field (Univ. of Florida)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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5:15 PM Discussion - Peter Skands (CERN)   (TH Theory Conference Room)
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5:45 PM
Conveners' meeting (until 6:30 PM) (TH Theory Conference Room)