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
    • PDF issues I
      • 1
        Welcome and introduction
        Slides
      • 2
        Determining the charm PDF
        Speaker: Prof. Stefano Forte (Milan University)
        Slides
      • 3
        Heavy flavour and MSTW/MMHT
        Speaker: Prof. Robert Thorne (University College London)
        Slides
      • 4
        Heavy flavour and ABKM
        Speaker: Dr Sergey Alekhin (Institute for High Energy Physics)
        Slides
    • Coffee break
    • PDF issues II
      • 5
        bbH and 4/5 flavour
        Speaker: Maria Ubiali
        Slides
      • 6
        Anatomy of heavy-quark initiated processes: implications for LHC simulations
        Speaker: fabio maltoni (uclouvain)
        Slides
      • 7
        4 and 5 flavour treatment in Sherpa
        Speaker: Mr Davide Napoletano (IPPP)
        Slides
    • Lunch
    • Fixed order I
      • 8
        Forward heavy flavour production
        Speaker: Rhorry Gauld
        Slides
      • 9
        Powheg heavy flavour treatment
        Speaker: Paolo Nason
        Slides
      • 10
        Initial state bs in Herwig
        Speaker: Graeme Nail
        Slides
    • Coffee break
    • Experiment I
      • 11
        V+HF production @ ATLAS - lessons learned from Run 1
        Speaker: Chiara Debenedetti
        Slides
      • 12
        Heavy flavour and top at CMS
        Speaker: Chris Neu
        Slides
      • 13
        HF at LHCb
        Speaker: Will Barter
        Slides
    • Parton Showers I
      • 14
        Pythia 8 matching and merging
        Speaker: Stefan Prestel
        Slides
      • 15
        Heavy flavour in EvtGen
        Speaker: John Back
        Slides
      • 16
        Herwig++ and matching/NLO
        Speaker: Simon Pletzer
        Slides
    • Coffee break
    • Parton showers II
      • 17
        Heavy flavour in Alpgen + MLM
        Speaker: mauro moretti (Department of Physics, Ferrara University)
        Slides
      • 18
        Prompt heavy flavour production
        Speaker: Matteo Cacciari
        Slides
    • Lunch
    • Experiment I
      • 19
        ATLAS HF production - looking towards Run 2
        Speaker: Josh McFayden
        Slides
      • 20
        Flavour tagging at CMS
        Speaker: Dr Ivan Marchesini (Hamburg University)
        Slides
      • 21
        Heavy flavour and top at ATLAS
        Speaker: Ms Andrea Knue (Max-Planck Institute for Physics, Munich)
        Slides
    • Coffee break
    • Experiment II
      • 22
        Flavour tagging at ATLAS
        Speaker: Hannah Arnold
        Slides
      • 23
        Single vs. double b-jet tagging
        Speaker: Mr Robin Linten (IPPP Durham)
        Slides
      • 24
        V+HF at CMS
        Speaker: Phillipe Gras
        Slides
    • Dinner
    • Towards Recommendations: Discussion
      • 25
        Discussion points
        Slides