Heavy Flavour Production at the LHC

Europe/London
Oc 218 (IPPP)

Oc 218

IPPP

Andy Buckley (IPPP, Durham University) , frank krauss (ippp durham)
Description
A workshop for experimenters and theorists to discuss successes and failures in the description and simulation of heavy flavour production at the LHC and relevant aspects of their decays.
Participants
  • Andrea Banfi
  • Andrea Knue
  • Andy Buckley
  • Chiara Debenedetti
  • Chloe Gray
  • Chris Pollard
  • Christopher Neu
  • Fabio Maltoni
  • Gavin Hesketh
  • Hannah Arnold
  • Ivan Marchesini
  • John Back
  • Josh McFayden
  • Maria Ubiali
  • Matteo Cacciari
  • mauro moretti
  • Paolo Nason
  • Philippe Gras
  • Rhorry Gauld
  • Richard Ball
  • Robert Thorne
  • Roy Lemmon
  • Sergey Alekhin
  • Stefan Prestel
  • Stefano Forte
  • Tim Scanlon
  • Valerio Dao
  • William Barter
    • 9:30 AM 11:20 AM
      PDF issues I
      • 9:30 AM
        Welcome and introduction 30m
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Determining the charm PDF 25m
        Speaker: Prof. Stefano Forte (Milan University)
        Slides
      • 10:25 AM
        Heavy flavour and MSTW/MMHT 25m
        Speaker: Prof. Robert Thorne (University College London)
        Slides
      • 10:50 AM
        Heavy flavour and ABKM 25m
        Speaker: Dr Sergey Alekhin (Institute for High Energy Physics)
        Slides
    • 11:20 AM 11:40 AM
      Coffee break
    • 11:40 AM 1:00 PM
      PDF issues II
      • 11:40 AM
        bbH and 4/5 flavour 25m
        Speaker: Maria Ubiali
        Slides
      • 12:05 PM
        Anatomy of heavy-quark initiated processes: implications for LHC simulations 25m
        Speaker: fabio maltoni (uclouvain)
        Slides
      • 12:30 PM
        4 and 5 flavour treatment in Sherpa 25m
        Speaker: Mr Davide Napoletano (IPPP)
        Slides
    • 1:00 PM 2:30 PM
      Lunch
    • 2:30 PM 4:00 PM
      Fixed order I
      • 2:30 PM
        Forward heavy flavour production 30m
        Speaker: Rhorry Gauld
        Slides
      • 3:00 PM
        Powheg heavy flavour treatment 30m
        Speaker: Paolo Nason
        Slides
      • 3:30 PM
        Initial state bs in Herwig 30m
        Speaker: Graeme Nail
        Slides
    • 4:00 PM 4:30 PM
      Coffee break
    • 4:30 PM 6:00 PM
      Experiment I
      • 4:30 PM
        V+HF production @ ATLAS - lessons learned from Run 1 30m
        Speaker: Chiara Debenedetti
        Slides
      • 5:00 PM
        Heavy flavour and top at CMS 30m
        Speaker: Chris Neu
        Slides
      • 5:30 PM
        HF at LHCb 30m
        Speaker: Will Barter
        Slides
    • 9:30 AM 11:00 AM
      Parton Showers I
      • 9:30 AM
        Pythia 8 matching and merging 30m
        Speaker: Stefan Prestel
        Slides
      • 10:00 AM
        Heavy flavour in EvtGen 30m
        Speaker: John Back
        Slides
      • 10:30 AM
        Herwig++ and matching/NLO 30m
        Speaker: Simon Pletzer
        Slides
    • 11:00 AM 11:30 AM
      Coffee break
    • 11:30 AM 1:00 PM
      Parton showers II
      • 11:30 AM
        Heavy flavour in Alpgen + MLM 30m
        Speaker: mauro moretti (Department of Physics, Ferrara University)
        Slides
      • 12:00 PM
        Prompt heavy flavour production 30m
        Speaker: Matteo Cacciari
        Slides
    • 1:00 PM 2:30 PM
      Lunch
    • 2:30 PM 4:00 PM
      Experiment I
      • 2:30 PM
        ATLAS HF production - looking towards Run 2 30m
        Speaker: Josh McFayden
        Slides
      • 3:00 PM
        Flavour tagging at CMS 30m
        Speaker: Dr Ivan Marchesini (Hamburg University)
        Slides
      • 3:30 PM
        Heavy flavour and top at ATLAS 30m
        Speaker: Ms Andrea Knue (Max-Planck Institute for Physics, Munich)
        Slides
    • 4:00 PM 4:30 PM
      Coffee break
    • 4:30 PM 6:00 PM
      Experiment II
      • 4:30 PM
        Flavour tagging at ATLAS 30m
        Speaker: Hannah Arnold
        Slides
      • 5:00 PM
        Single vs. double b-jet tagging 20m
        Speaker: Mr Robin Linten (IPPP Durham)
        Slides
      • 5:20 PM
        V+HF at CMS 30m
        Speaker: Phillipe Gras
        Slides
    • 7:30 PM 10:00 PM
      Dinner
    • 10:00 AM 12:00 PM
      Towards Recommendations: Discussion
      • 11:00 AM
        Discussion points 1h
        Slides