Annual Theory Meeting & STFC Town Meeting

Europe/London
Applebey Lecture Theatre

Applebey Lecture Theatre

Durham University Science Site
Keith+1 Ellis (IPPP)
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.

Poster
    • 12:00 PM
      Lunch Collingwood college

      Collingwood college

    • Session 1
      Convener: Dr Benjamin Allanach (University of Cambridge)
      • 1
        Heavy Flavour anomalies
        Speaker: Joaquim Matias (IFAE, Barcelona)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
    • 3:05 PM
      break
    • Session 2
      Convener: Dave Dunbar
      • 2
        The Simplicity of Scattering Amplitudes
        Speaker: Jacob Bourjaily (Niels Bohr & Santa Barbara)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
      • 3
        Turning the screws on the Standard Model : theory predictions for the muon g-2
        Speaker: Christine Davies (Glasgow)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
    • 6:00 PM
      Dinner
    • 8:00 AM
      Breakfast Collingwood college

      Collingwood college

    • Session 3
      Convener: Steve King (Southampton)
      • 4
        Status of light dark sectors
        Speaker: Brian Batell (Pittsburgh)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
      • 5
        Cosmology and DES
        Speaker: Scott Dodelson (Carnegie Mellon)
        • a) Questions
          Slides
    • 11:00 AM
      break
    • Session 4
      Convener: Jeff Forshaw
      • 6
        Effective field theory for QCD processes
        Speaker: Thomas Becher (Bern)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
    • 12:30 PM
      Lunch Collingwood college

      Collingwood college

    • Session 5
      Convener: Prof. Steven Abel (IPPP)
      • 7
        Recent developments in Analytic bootstrap
        Speaker: Alexander Zhiboedov (Harvard)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
      • 8
        Aspects of geometric phases in QFT
        Speaker: Vasileios Niarchos (Durham)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
    • 4:00 PM
      break
    • Session 6
      Convener: Steve King (Southampton)
      • 9
        Dark Matter Indirect searches
        Speaker: Marco Cirelli (LPTHE)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
    • 6:30 PM
      Dinner Collingwood College

      Collingwood College

    • 8:00 AM
      Breakfast Collingwood College

      Collingwood College

    • Session 7
      Convener: Dr Frank krauss (ippp durham)
      • 10
        Results from LHC and plans for high-luminosity LHC
        Speaker: David Newbold (Bristol)
        Slides
        • a) Questions
      • 11
        Update of European Strategy (2020)
        Speaker: Prof. Keith Ellis (IPPP)
    • 10:00 AM
      break
    • Session 8
      Convener: Dr Frank Krauss (ippp durham)
      • 12
        STFC Particle Theory Town Meeting
        • a) STFC update
          Speaker: Brian Bowsher (STFC)
      • 13
        Discussion
    • 12:30 PM
      Lunch Collingwood college

      Collingwood college