Future of VBF measurements

Europe/London
OC208 (Durham)

OC208

Durham

Description
The aim of this meeting is to review the current status of VBF measurements and plan for future measurements.
Participants
  • Andrew Pilkington
  • Benjamin Pecjak
  • Cedric Weiland
  • Christan Johnson
  • Christian Gutschow
  • Christian Johnson
  • Claudia Bertella
  • Daniel Maitre
  • Darren Price
  • Dorival Goncalves
  • Elisabetta Pianori
  • Florian Bernlochner
  • Francesco Buciuni
  • Helen Brooks
  • James Cockburn
  • Jeppe Andersen
  • Jonas Lindert
  • Jonathan Crane
  • Julia Iturbe
  • Michael Rauch
  • Peter Richardson
  • Rebecca Pickles
  • Richard Ruiz
  • Simon Badger
  • Simon Plätzer
  • Stephen Menary
  • Tim Martin
  • Yacine Haddad
    • 12:30 PM
      Lunch
    • Session I
      • 1
        Introduction
        Speakers: Dr Andrew Pilkington (University of Manchester), Darren Price (University of Manchester)
        Slides
      • 2
        Lessons from VBF W/Z from Run-I
        Speaker: Christian Gutschow (UCL)
        Slides
      • 3
        Modelling of non-VBF background processes
        Speaker: Dr Simon Plätzer (IPPP)
      • 3:20 PM
        Coffee
      • 4
        Theory input: EWK corrections to non-VBF processes
        Speaker: Dr Jonas Lindert (University of Zurich)
        Slides
      • 5
        Discussion: what to measure in LHC Run-II?
    • 6:30 PM
      Dinner
    • Session II
      • 6
        ATLAS measurement of CP-properties in H->yy
        Speaker: Florian Bernlochner (Bonn)
      • 7
        ATLAS measurement of CP-invariance in H->tautau
        Speaker: Elisabetta Pianori (Warwick)
        Slides
      • 8
        Discussion: pros and cons of the different approaches
      • 10:30 AM
        Coffee
      • 9
        VBF and VBS: Parton shower effects
        Speaker: Michael Rauch (KIT)
        Slides
      • 10
        Discussion
    • 12:30 PM
      Lunch
    • Session III
      • 11
        Pseudo-observables
        Speakers: Dr Jonas Lindert (University of Zurich), Dr Jonas Lindert
        Slides
      • 12
        Signal/background interference
        Speaker: Prof. Keith Ellis (IPPP)
        Slides
      • 13
        Discussion
      • 3:15 PM
        Coffee
      • 14
        HERWIG 7 tutorial
        Speaker: Dr Simon Plätzer (IPPP)
        Slides
    • 6:30 PM
      Dinner
    • Session IV
      • 15
        The CONTUR method
        Speaker: Dr David Grellscheid (IPPP, University of Durham)
        Slides
      • 16
        Heavy Neutrinos from VBF
        Slides
      • 17
        Discussion
      • 10:20 AM
        Coffee break
      • 18
        Discussion
        Slides
    • 12:30 PM
      Lunch