Topic of the Week

Day Speaker Link to the Talk Where Attendance
Apr 15, 2015 at 3 pm Mariangela Lisanti (Princeton) TBD WH11 NE (Sunrise)
Apr 7, 2015 at 3 pm Alan Weinstein (CalTech) Status of the search for gravitational waves with Advanced LIGO WH11 NE (Sunrise)
Mar 17, 2015 at 3 pm Maurizio Pierini (CERN) Data scouting for discovery of low energy new phenomena WH11 NE (Sunrise)
Mar 11, 2015 at 3 pm Anadi Canepa (TRIUMF) Search for Supersymmetry at ATLAS and physics potential of the HL-LHC WH11 NE (Sunrise)
Mar 5, 2015 at 3 pm Valeri Lebedev (Fermilab) Topic: Accelerator physics, Title: TBA WH11 NE (Sunrise)
Feb 17, 2015 at 3 pm Itay Yavin (McMaster University / Perimeter Institute) New experiments and tools for old and new physics WH11 NE (Sunrise) 55 (43 CMS)
Feb 10, 2015 at 3 pm LianTao Wang (University of Chicago) New Physics targets for LHC Run 2 WH11 NE (Sunrise)
December 9 at 3 pm Brock Tweedie (University of Pittsburgh) Deriving New LHC Constraints on Displaced Superparticles WH11 NE (Sunrise) 48 (40 CMS)
November 12 at 3 pm Raffaele D'Agnolo (IAS) Higgs Couplings, a Tale of Two Scales WH11 NE (Sunrise) 50 (40 CMS)
October 29 at 3 pm Andreas Jung (FNAL) Recent top quark results at the Tevatron WH11 NE (Sunrise) 45
September 17 at 3 pm Frank Hartmann (Karlsruhe) Student lecture about silicon sensor technology and sensor testing WH11 NE (Sunrise) 54 total
August 12 at 3 pm Joey Huston (Michigan State U.) PDFs for the LHC WH11 NE (Sunrise) 24 total (18 CMS)
August 11 at 3 pm Joey Huston (Michigan State U.) The new Les Houches high precision wish list WH11 NE (Sunrise) 10 total (8 CMS)
July 31 at 3 pm Ajay Kumar (U. of Delhi) Recent results on HWW and probing WW production in VBF topology, both with semileptonic final states WH11 NE (Sunrise) 24 total (24 CMS)
July 22 at 3 pm Matt Reece (Harvard) Natural SUSY's Last Hiding Places WH11 NE (Sunrise) 54 total (44 CMS)
June 17 at 3 pm Tim Cohen (SLAC) Jet Substructure by Accident WH11 NE (Sunrise) 42 total (38 CMS)
June 5 at 3 pm Jochen Ott (Hamburg University) Practical Statistics WH11 NE (Sunrise) 28 total (28 CMS)
TBD Giuliano Panico (CERN) ETBD WH11 NE (Sunrise) RESCHEDULED
April 30 at 3 pm David Curtin (Stonybrook) SUSY in Standard Model Standard Candles WH11 NE (Sunrise) 47 total (40 CMS)
April 17 at 4 pm Greg Landsberg (Brown) New developments in dark matter searches at colliders - Greg Landsberg (Brown) WH11 NE (Sunrise) 68 total (59 CMS)
April 15 at 3 pm Kaustubh Agashe (Maryland) Using energy-peaks to measure particle (new and old) masses WH11 NE (Sunrise) 38 total (29 CMS)
March 18 at 3 pm Rouven Essig (Stonybrook) Exotic Decays of the 125 GeV Higgs Boson WH11 NE (Sunrise) 40 total (30 CMS)
March 4 at 3 pm Sally Dawson (Brookhaven) Higgs Couplings WH11 NE (Sunrise) 59 total (49 CMS)
February 18 at 3 pm Frank Petriello (Northwestern University) Opportunities in Higgs physics at the LHC Run II WH11 NE (Sunrise) 54 total (39 CMS)
February 13 at 3 pm Steven Worm (STFC - Rutherford Appleton Lab.) The Search for Dark Matter at the LHC WH11 NE (Sunrise) 49 total (41 CMS)
February 5 at 3 pm Rouven Essig (Stonybrook) Exotic Decays of the 125 GeV Higgs Boson WH11 NE (Sunrise) Cancelled b/c of snow
January 23 at 1 pm Felix Yu (FNAL) Measuring CP Violation in h -> tau+tau- at Colliders WH2 NE (Snake Pit) 26 total (15 CMS)
January 21 at 3 pm Felix Yu (FNAL) Fully Exploring Exotic Production of the 126 GeV Higgs WH11 NE (Sunrise) 27 total (17 CMS)
December 3 at 3:00 pm Lian-Tao Wang (U Chicago) New signatures of dark matter at the LHC WH11 NE (Sunrise)
November 19 at 3:00 pm Hugh Lippincott (Fermilab) Direct searches for Dark Matter WH11 NE (Sunrise)
September 24 at 3:00 pm Deepak Kar (Glasgow) Jet substructure studies in ATLAS WH11 NE (Sunrise)
September 23 at 2:00 pm Deepak Kar (Glasgow) Improving Monte Carlo generators for ATLAS Run 2 WH11 NE (Sunrise)
September 20 at 1:00 pm Paolo Giacomelli (INFN) Future physics prospects at LHC and HL-LHC WH11 NE (Sunrise)
September 18 at 1:00 pm Nathaniel Craig (Rutgers) Searching for Signs of the Second Higgs WH11 NE (Sunrise)
June 25 at 3:00 pm Yevgeny Kats (Rutgers University) LHC searches examined via the RPV MSSM: Part 2 - stops and gluinos WH11 NE (Sunrise)
June 24 at 2:00 pm Jared Evans (Rutgers University) LHC searches examined via the RPV MSSM: Part 1 - R-parity violation and higgsinos WH11 NE (Sunrise)
June 19 at 1:30 pm Hooman Davoudiasl (Brookhaven) Higgs Decays as a Window into the Dark Sector WH11 NE (Sunrise)
May 30 at 1:30 pm Markus Schulze (Argonne) Associated top quark pair production: A new era in top quark physics WH11 NE (Sunrise)
May 24 at 1:30 pm Natalia Toro (Perimeter Institute) Closing the Door on Weak-Scale SUSY WH11 NE (Sunrise)
April 18 at 2:00 pm Adi Bornheim (CalTech) Picosecond timing for precision physics at High Luminosity LHC WH11 NE (Sunrise)
April 17 at 2:00 pm Mayda Velasco (Northwestern) Search for the Higgs boson in the Z boson plus a photon channel and other dilepton plus photon topologies in pp collisions using the CMS detector WH11 NE (Sunrise)