QCD at the LHC

from Sunday, September 26, 2010 (8:00 AM) to Friday, October 1, 2010 (6:00 PM)
ECT*, Trento

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Sep 26, 2010
Sep 27, 2010
Sep 28, 2010
Sep 29, 2010
Sep 30, 2010
Oct 1, 2010
AM
8:30 AM
Registration (until 9:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM
Introductory session (until 3:15 PM) ()
9:00 AM QCD at the LHC - James Stirling (Cambridge University)   ()
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9:45 AM QCD results from the Tevatron - Nikolay Skachkov   ()
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10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM QCD results from ATLAS - Jonathan Butterworth (University College London)   ()
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11:45 AM QCD results from CMS - Guenther Dissertori (Institut fur Teilchenphysik)   ()
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12:30 PM --- Lunch break ---
2:30 PM Future challenges for (N)NLO accuracy in QCD - Prof. Lance Dixon (SLAC)   ()
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9:00 AM
HERA, PDFs', .... (until 1:00 PM) ()
9:00 AM QCD results from HERA - Achim Geiser (Fachbereich Physik)   ()
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9:45 AM PDF parameterizations - Maria Ubiali (University of Edinburgh)   ()
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10:15 AM PDFs: alphas and light flavours - Serguei Alekhin (State Res.Center of Russian Feder. Inst.f.High Energy Phys. (IFVE))   ()
10:45 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:15 AM PDF constraints from teh Tevatron and PDFs for MCs - Prof. Joey Huston (Michigan State University)   ()
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11:45 AM PDFs: heavy quarks - Pedro Jimenez-Delgado (U Zurich) Ewald Reya (U Dortmund)   ()
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12:15 PM Resummations - Eric Laenen (Nikhef)   ()
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9:00 AM
Standard candles (until 11:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM Standard candles: DY and Higgs production - Massimiliano Grazzini (INFN) Massimiliano Grazzini (CERN)   ()
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9:30 AM Standard candles: top pair production - Sven-Olaf Moch (Unknown)   ()
10:00 AM Standard candles: jets - Matteo Cacciari (Dip. di Fisica Nucleare e Teorica-Universita degli Studi di Pavi) Matteo Cacciari (LPTHE Jussieu)   ()
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10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM
NLO: theory (until 1:00 PM) ()
11:00 AM Progress at NLO - Walter Giele   ()
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11:30 AM Multileg NLO - Ansgar Denner (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
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12:00 PM MHV amplitudes and cut-methods at NLO for multileg processes - simon badger (DESY, Zeuthen)   ()
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9:00 AM
NLO: phenomenology (until 11:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM Phenomenology of multijet final states at NLO - Darren Forde   ()
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9:45 AM Jets at NNLO at LHC - Zoltan Laszlo Trocsanyi (Institute of Experimental Physics-University of Debrecen)   ()
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10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM
Heavy Ion collisions (until 1:00 PM) ()
11:00 AM ALICE: QCD results and HI programme overview - Karel Safarik (CERN)   ()
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11:45 AM Soft and hard probes in HI collisions - Jorge Casalderrey Solana   ()
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9:00 AM
B physics (until 11:00 AM) ()
9:00 AM LHCb: results and prospects - Bernhard Spaan (Fachbereich Physik - Universitaet Dortmund)   ()
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9:45 AM Theory challenges in B physics at the LHC - Prof. Matthias Neubert (Johannes Gutenberg Universitat Mainz)   ()
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10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM
Discussion groups reports (until 12:45 PM) ()
11:00 AM PDFs - Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford)   ()
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11:30 AM NLO - Ansgar Denner (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
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12:00 PM MC tools - Gabor Veres (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN))   ()
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PM
8:00 PM
Arrival (until 10:00 PM) ()
3:15 PM
MC tools overview (until 6:00 PM) ()
3:15 PM MC tools: shower and MC@NLO - Bryan Webber   ()
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4:00 PM --- Coffee break ---
4:30 PM MC tools: parton-level MEs and matching - Frank Krauss (Durham University)   ()
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5:15 PM Structure of the MB and UE - Peter Skands (CERN)   ()
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1:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
3:00 PM
MC discussion group - Albert De Roeck (CERN) (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM ALICE data for model tuning - Karel Safarik (CERN)   ()
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3:30 PM ATLAS data for tuning and ATLAS tunes - Jonathan Butterworth (University College London)   ()
4:00 PM CMS data for model tuning - Mayda Velasco (Department of Physics and Astronomy)   ()
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4:30 PM Model Tuning and rapidity gaps - frank krauss (Durham University)   ()
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5:00 PM Underlying Event tunes: update - Rick Field   ()
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5:45 PM CMS: novel two-particle correlations in pp - Gabor Veres (Conseil Europeen Recherche Nucl. (CERN))   ()
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3:00 PM
Multileg discussion group - Giampiero Passarino Giampiero Passarino (Torino University) (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM Automatic calculations, report on HELAC-NLO - Costas Papadopoulos (Institute of Nuclear Physics)   ()
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3:45 PM EW @ colliders: scalar one-loop4-point functions - Ansgar Denner (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
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4:30 PM Interference between Higgs signal and background - Prof. Lance Dixon (SLAC)   ()
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4:55 PM NLO tensor reduction, where we are - Jochem Fleischer   ()
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3:00 PM
PDF discussion group - Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford) amanda sarkar (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM Introduction-comparison of predictions for the LHC from the PDf groups - amanda sarkar   ()
3:10 PM ABKM - Prof. Sergei Alekhin (Serpukhov)   ()
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3:25 PM CTEQ - Joey Huston (Department of Physics and Astronomy)   ()
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3:40 PM GJR - Pedro Jimenez-Delgado (University of Zürich)   ()
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4:00 PM HERAPDF - Alexandre Glazov (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron (DESY))   ()
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4:15 PM NNPDF - maria ubiali (University of Edinburgh)   ()
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4:30 PM MSTW - Dr Robert Thorne (University College London)   ()
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5:00 PM PDF4LHC discussion   ()
5:30 PM Joint with MC group   ()
6:00 PM GMVFN heavy quark schemes - Prof. Paolo Nason (INFN, Sezione di Milano, Bicocca)   ()
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1:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
3:00 PM
MC discussion group - Albert De Roeck (CERN) (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM Recent developments in POWHEG - Paolo Nason   ()
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3:40 PM NLO corrections to multi-parton final states, especially in the context of jet algorithms/sizes, jet recontruction in general & the experimental wish list - Joey Huston (Department of Physics and Astronomy)   ()
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4:25 PM Background estimations via "data-driven" methods - Prof. Lance Dixon (SLAC)   ()
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4:45 PM Discussion on: "Accurate MC tools at the LHC: what for?" - Fabio Maltoni (Universite' catholique de Louvain (CP3))   ()
3:00 PM
Multileg discussion group - Giampiero Passarino (Torino University) Giampiero Passarino (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM
PDF discussion group - Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford) amanda sarkar (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM Progress in heavy flavour 3-loop corrections - Johannes Bluemlein (DESY)   ()
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3:30 PM Inclusion of F2charm data in HERAPDF fits - Ringaile Placakyte (Deutsches Elektronen Synchrotron (DESY))   ()
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3:55 PM Heavy flavour schemes, masses and scales - Achim Geiser (Fachbereich Physik)   ()
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4:15 PM Heavy Quarks in NNPDF - Dr Maria Ubiali (University of Edinburgh)   ()
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4:30 PM Discussion/tea break   ()
5:00 PM Possible violation of DGLAP at low x, Q2 - Mr Fabrizio Caola (Milan University)   ()
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5:20 PM Inclusion of low energy combined data and high-Q2 combined data in HERAPDF fit - Dr Voica Radescu (Physikalisches Institut Heidelberg)   ()
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5:50 PM Discussion   ()
8:00 PM
Social dinner (until 11:00 PM) ()
1:00 PM --- Lunch break ---
3:00 PM
MC discussion group - Albert De Roeck (CERN) (until 7:20 PM) ()
3:00 PM Composite W-bosons - hyperstrong interactions at the TeV scale - Harald Fritzsch (Experimentalphysik)   ()
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3:40 PM - Discussion on any outstanding items, then join the PDF groups program   ()
5:00 PM PDFs for MCs - common discussion with the PDF group, in the MAIN AUDITORIUM   ()
3:00 PM
Multileg discussion group - Giampiero Passarino (Torino University) Giampiero Passarino (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM
PDF discussion group - Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford) amanda sarkar (until 7:00 PM) ()
3:00 PM Tevatron W-asymmetry NNPDF - maria ubiali (University of Edinburgh)   ()
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3:15 PM Tevatron W asymmetry CTEQ - Prof. Joey Huston (Michigan State University)   ()
3:30 PM Tevatron predictions HERAPDF - Prof. Amanda Sarkar (University of Oxford)   ()
3:45 PM PDF+alpha uncertainty on Higgs production - Dr Alessandro Vicini (University of Milan)   ()
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4:00 PM Discussion/tea break   ()
5:00 PM PDFs for MCs   ()
12:45 PM --- Lunch break ---