QCD at the LHC

from Monday, 22 August 2011 (08:00) to Friday, 26 August 2011 (18:00)
St Andrews, Scotland

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
22 Aug 2011
23 Aug 2011
24 Aug 2011
25 Aug 2011
26 Aug 2011
AM
09:00
Plenary Talks I (until 13:00) ()
09:00 Soft QCD results from Atlas   ()
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09:50 Soft QCD results from CMS   ()
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10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 Hard QCD results from Atlas   ()
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12:10 Hard QCD results from CMS   ()
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09:00
Plenary Talks II (until 13:00) ()
09:00 PDFs - Robert Thorne (UCL)   ()
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09:50 Theory of Jets - Mrinal Dasgupta (Manchester)   ()
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10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 Higher Order Calculations - Zoltan Kunszt (ETH Zurich)   ()
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12:10 Monte Carlo - Stefan Hoeche (SLAC)   ()
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09:00
Plenary Talks III (until 13:00) ()
09:00 Resummation - Lorenzo Magnea (Torino)   ()
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09:50 Top Physics - Peter Uwer (HU Berlin)   ()
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10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:20 Higgs Physics - Giampiero Passarino (INFN Torino)   ()
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12:10 QCD 4 BSM - Michael Spannowsky (Oregon)   ()
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09:00
Common PDF/Hard QCD session III (until 13:00) ()
09:00 Use of PDF's in MC generators - Zoltan Nagy   ()
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09:30 Discussion   ()
09:50 Uncertainties in prompt photon predictions - Ciaran Williams   ()
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10:20 Discussion   ()
10:45 --- Coffee break ---
11:15 Impact of jet data on PDF's and standard candles - Sergey Alekhin   ()
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11:35 PDF dependence on the Higgs cross section - Robert Thorne   ()
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11:55 Discussion   ()
12:15 Re-weighting PDF's using experimental data - Richard Ball   ()
12:45 Discussion   ()
09:00
Summary Talks and Discussion (until 12:00) ()
09:00 Summary of "Hard QCD" - Michael Begel (Brookhaven National Laboratory)   ()
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09:30 Summary of "Soft QCD"   ()
10:00 Summary of "PDFs"   ()
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10:30 --- break ---
11:00 Concluding remarks - Keith Ellis (Fermilab)   ()
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PM
14:15
Common Soft/Hard QCD Session I (until 18:00) ()
14:15 Parton Showers and Multiple Parton Interactions - Zoltan Nagy   ()
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14:45 Discussion   ()
14:55 The universality of Monte Carlo tunes - Rick Field   ()
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15:25 Discussion   ()
15:35 Double Parton Scattering Theory - Jonathan Gaunt   ()
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16:05 --- Coffee/Tea break ---
16:30 Soft physics corrections to Jets - Mrinal Dasgupta   ()
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17:00 Discussion   ()
17:10 Color flow in hard scattering processes - Simone Marzani   ()
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17:40 Discussion   ()
14:30
PDF Session I - Sergey Alekhin (Protvino) Aleksander Glasov (DESY) Tara Shears (Liverpool) (until 21:00) ()
14:30 W/Z + jet production at CMS - Michael Cutajar (Imperial College London)   ()
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14:55 W/Z + jet production at ATLAS - Erik Devetak (Stony Brook)   ()
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15:20 W/Z production at LHCb - Simone Bifani (University College Dublin)   ()
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15:45 W/Z + jet production at Tevatron - Stefano Camrada (IFAE Barcelona)   ()
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16:10 --- Cofee Break ---
16:30 NNPDF update - Luigi Del Debbio (Edinburgh)   ()
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16:55 HERAPDF update - Voica Radescu (Heidelberg Physikalisches Institut)   ()
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17:20 CTEQ PDFs update - Joey Huston (Michigan State University)   ()
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18:10 --- Dinner Break ---
19:30 Discussion   ()
20:00
Whisky Tasting and Talk (until 22:00) ()
14:00
PDF Session II - Sergey Alekhin (Protvino) Tara Shears (Liverpool) Aleksander Glasov (DESY) (until 20:55) ()
14:00 MSTW PDFs update - Robert Thorne (University College London)   ()
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14:25 Review of recent HERA data - Matthew Wing (UCL)   ()
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14:55 Overview of the FFNS and VFNS in DIS - Pedro Jimenes-Delgado (ITP Zurich)   ()
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15:25 NNLO corrections to the heavy-quark electroproduction - Johannes Bluemlein (DESY)   ()
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15:55 --- Coffee Break ---
16:25 VFNS in the MSTW fit - Robert Thorne (UCL)   ()
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16:55 Running-mass definition in the heavy-quark electroproduction - Sergey Alekhin (Protvino)   ()
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17:25 ACOT in the NNLO - Pavel Nadolsky (SMU)   ()
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17:55 --- Dinner Break ---
19:25 Discussion   ()
14:30
Hard QCD Session II (until 21:00) ()
14:30 Status of NNLO calculations - Dr Nigel Glover (IPPP, Durham University)   ()
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15:00 Discussion   ()
15:15 Recent progress in matching shower MC's and ME's - Marek Schoenherr   ()
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15:45 Discussion   ()
16:00 --- Coffee/Tea break ---
16:30 Boosted jet physics - Peter Loch   ()
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17:00 Discussion   ()
17:15 W+multi-jets - Joey Huston   ()
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17:45 Discussion   ()
18:00 --- Dinner ---
14:30
Soft QCD Session II (until 21:00) ()
14:30 Soft QCD and Correlations results from ALICE - Klaus Reygers   ()
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15:00 Correlations at the LHC - Craig Buttar   ()
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15:30 Minireview on models for diffractive excitations and the Lund cascade model DIPSY - Gosta Gustafson   ()
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16:15 --- Coffee/Tea break ---
16:30 Forward and Diffractive reslts from CMS and ATLAS - Benoit Roland   ()
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17:00 Discussion on Future of Soft QCD/Correlations   ()
13:00
Excursion (until 21:00) ()
14:00
Soft QCD Session III (until 20:30) ()
14:00 Soft QCD results from LHCb - Andrea Contu (University of Oxford)   ()
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14:30 ATLAS MC Tuning effort - A. Buckley   ()
Paper
15:00 CMS MC Tunning effort - Prof. Rick Field (University of Florida)   ()
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15:30 PYTHIA MC Status - Richard Corke   ()
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16:00 --- Coffee/Tea break ---
16:30 HERWIG MC Status - Christian Roehr   ()
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17:00 Discussion on MC and Tuning   ()
14:30
Hard QCD session IV (until 21:00) ()
14:30 Tensor reductions of Feynman integrals - Tord Riemann   ()
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15:00 Discussion   ()
15:10 Numerical evaluation of loop corrections - Christian Reuschle   ()
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15:40 Discussion   ()
15:50 Comments on CKKW-L and truncated showers - Stefan Prestel (Lund)   ()
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16:00 Coffee break   ()
16:30 Soft-gluon resummation in t-tbar production at hadron colliders - Ben Pecjak   ()
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16:50 Resummation effects in hard QCD events - Thomas Becher   ()
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17:10 Discussion   ()
17:25 Next 5 years of QCD measurements at the LHC (discussion)   ()
18:00 --- Dinner ---
14:30
PDF Session IV (until 21:00) ()
14:30 Overview of Alpha_s measurement - Johannes Bluemlein (DESY)   ()
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15:00 Determination of \alpha_s from event shapes - Thomas Becher (Bern)   ()
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15:30 Value of Alpha_s from the HERA data - Voica Radescu (Heidelberg Physikalisches Institut)   ()
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16:00 --- break ---
16:30 Value of Alpha_s from the NNPDF fit - Richard Ball (Edinburgh)   ()
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17:00 Benchmarking of fitting codes - Joey Huston (MSU)   ()
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17:30 Benchmarking of the PDFs and Alpha_s correlation - Joey Huston (MSU)   ()
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18:00 --- break ---
19:30 Discussion on the NLO/NNLO PDFs bechmarking   ()