Annual Theory Meeting & STFC Town Meeting

chaired by Keith+1 Ellis (IPPP)
from to (Europe/London)
at Applebey Lecture Theatre
Durham University Science Site
Description

PosterThe Annual Theory Christmas Meeting will again be held in Durham, 18-20th December, hosted by the Centre for Particle Theory and organized by the IPPP. Following tradition, we use the format of three days of talks from world-class speakers reviewing the latest developments in the key areas of our subject. The Annual Theory Meeting is followed by the STFC Particle Theory Town Meeting on 20th December, 2017.

Material:
Email: keith.ellis@durham.ac.uk,l.a.wilkinson@durham.ac.uk
Go to day
  • Monday, 18 December 2017
    • 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch ( Collingwood college )
    • 14:00 - 14:45 Heavy Flavour anomalies 45'
      Speaker: Joaquim Matias (IFAE, Barcelona)
      • Questions 15'
    • 15:05 - 15:35 break
    • 15:35 - 16:20 Mathematical structures in scattering amplitudes 45'
      Speaker: Jacob Bourjaily (Niels Bohr & Santa Barbara)
      • Questions 15'
    • 16:35 - 17:20 Turning the screws on the Standard Model : theory predictions for the muon g-2 45'
      Speaker: Christine Davies (Glasgow)
      • Questions 15'
    • 19:00 - 19:15 Dinner
  • Tuesday, 19 December 2017
    • 08:00 - 08:30 Breakfast ( Collingwood college )
    • 09:00 - 09:45 Status of light dark sectors 45'
      Speaker: Brian Batell (Pittsburgh)
      • Questions 15'
    • 10:00 - 10:45 Cosmology and DES 45'
      Speaker: Scott Dodelson (Carnegie Mellon)
      • Questions 15'
    • 11:00 - 11:30 break
    • 11:30 - 12:15 Effective field theory for QCD processes 45'
      Speaker: Thomas Becher (Bern)
      • Questions 15'
    • 12:30 - 13:00 Lunch ( Collingwood college )
    • 14:00 - 14:45 Recent developments in Analytic bootstrap 45'
      Speaker: Alexander Zhiboedov (Harvard)
      • Questions 15'
    • 15:00 - 15:45 Talk 8 45'
      • Questions 15'
    • 16:00 - 16:30 break
    • 16:30 - 17:15 Dark Matter Indirect searches 45'
      Speaker: Marco Cirelli (LPTHE)
      • Questions 15'
    • 19:00 - 19:30 Dinner ( Collingwood College )
  • Wednesday, 20 December 2017
    • 08:00 - 08:30 Breakfast ( Collingwood College )
    • 09:00 - 09:45 Results from LHC and plans for high-luminosity LHC 45'
      Speaker: Newbold David (Bristol)
      • Questions 15'
    • 10:00 - 10:30 break
    • 10:30 - 11:30 STFC Particle Theory Town Meeting 1h0'
      • STFC update 25'
        Speaker: Brian Bowsher (STFC)
      • European Strategy Process 20'
      • Report 15'
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Discussion 1h0'
    • 12:30 - 13:00 Lunch ( Collingwood college )