Phenomenology 2009 Symposium - PHENO 09

from Monday, 11 May 2009 (07:00) to Wednesday, 13 May 2009 (14:00)
University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
11 May 2009
12 May 2009
13 May 2009
AM
07:30 --- Registration ---
08:25
Plenary 1a (until 10:20) (Ebling Symposium Center)
08:25 Welcome - Prof. Vernon Barger (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
08:30 Standard Model physics at the Tevatron - Prof. Ashutosh Kotwal (Duke University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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09:05 New physics searches at the Tevatron - Prof. Yurii Maravin (Kansas State University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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09:40 Measurements of the proton structure at HERA: Impact for LHC physics - Dr Amita Raval (Penn State University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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10:00 New physics searches at B-factories - Dr Elisa Manoni (Università di Perugia)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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10:20 --- Coffee Break ---
10:45
Plenary 1b (until 12:30) (Ebling Symposium Center)
10:45 Recent developments in flavor physics - Dr Andreas Kronfeld (Fermilab)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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11:20 Neutrino Phenomenology - Prof. Patrick Huber (Virginia Tech)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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11:55 Signature-based searches at colliders - Prof. Henry Frisch (University of Chicago)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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08:30
Plenary 2a (until 10:15) (Ebling Symposium Center)
08:30 New results from Fermi/GLAST - Dr Simona Murgia (SLAC)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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09:05 Direct searches of dark matter - Prof. Graciela Gelmini (UCLA)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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09:40 Indirect searches of dark matter - Dr Dan Hooper (FNAL / U. Chicago)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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10:15 --- Coffee Break ---
10:45
Plenary 2b (until 12:30) (Ebling Symposium Center)
10:45 Dark energy: addressing the crisis in fundamental physics - Prof. Chris Stubbs (Harvard University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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11:20 Effects of SUSY breaking - Dr Patrick Meade (IAS)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
11:55 SUSY phenomenology - Prof. Wolfgang Hollik (MPI-Munich)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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08:30
Plenary 3a (until 10:15) (Ebling Symposium Center)
08:30 Perturbative QCD and the LHC - Dr Giulia Zanderighi (Oxford University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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09:05 Theoretical tools for collider physics - Prof. Frank Krauss (Durham University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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09:40 Higgs boson physics - Prof. Dieter Zeppenfeld (Universität Karlsruhe)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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10:15 --- Coffee Break ---
10:45
Plenary 3b (until 12:45) (Ebling Symposium Center)
10:45 Physics with extra dimensions - Prof. Kaustubh Agashe (University of Maryland)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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11:20 Exotic theoretical scenarios at the LHC - Prof. Markus Luty (UC Davis)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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11:55 LHC Alive! - Dr Mónica Vázquez Acosta (Imperial College)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
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12:30 Wu-Ki Tung Remembrance - Prof. Carl Schmidt (Michigan State University) Prof. Fred Olness (Southern Methodist University)   (Ebling Symposium Center)
PM
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Collider Kinematics and Measurement Techniques (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 213)
14:00 Mass determination at LHC - Dr Partha Konar (University of Florida)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:15 Generalized MT2 for mass determinations in decay chains with missing PT at LHC - Mr Myeonghun Park (University of Florida)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:30 Randall-Sundrum graviton spin determination using azimuthal angular dependence - Mr Vikram Rentala (University of California, Berkeley)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:45 Azimuthal angular spin determination: Towards the LHC - Mr William Klemm (University of California, Berkeley)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:00 Matrix element analysis for hadron collider data - Dr Igor Volobouev (Texas Tech University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:15 Jets with variable R - Mr David Krohn (Princeton University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:30 A study of low pT Z->mumu and Z->ee events using a novel technique - Mr Mika Vesterinen (University of Manchester)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:45 Simulation of spin effects in SUSY decay chains with Pandora - Mr Michael Davenport (SLAC)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:00
Cosmology (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 326)
14:00 Can the Higgs boson be the inflaton? - Dr Michael Trott (Perimeter Institute)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:15 Minimal simple de Sitter solutions - Dr Bret Underwood (McGill University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:30 Implications of SUSY Phenomenology for Baryogenesis - Dr Björn Garbrecht (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:45 Electroweak baryogenesis in the mu-from-nu SSM - Mr Andrew Long (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:00 New ways to leptogenesis with gauged B-L symmetry - Mr Yanzhi Meng (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:15 On gaugino contributions to soft leptogenesis - Mr Chee Sheng Fong (C. N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:30 The WMAP haze from pulsars - Dr Kathryn Zurek (Fermilab)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:45 Quintessence and gravitational wave from phase transition - Mr Peng Zhou (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:00
Extra Dimensions (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 325)
14:00 Radion flavor in warped extra dimensions - Dr Manuel Toharia (University of Maryland)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:15 Higgs flavor violation in warped extra dimensions - Mr Lijun Zhu (University of Maryland)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:30 Flavor violation test of warped Standard Model - Mr Aleksandr Azatov (University of Maryland)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:45 Phenomenology of non-minimal universal extra dimensions - Dr Thomas Flacke (University of Michigan)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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15:00 Kaluza-Klein masses and couplings: radiative corrections to tree-level relations - Dr Sky Bauman (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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15:15 The soft-wall Standard Model - Mr Daniel Sword (University of Minnesota)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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15:30 Neutrino mass from the soft wall - Dr David Diego (University of Notre Dame)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:00
Higgs Physics (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 313)
14:00 Higgs ID at the LHC - Dr Gabe Shaughnessy (Northwestern University / Argonne National Laboratory)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:15 Leptonic Higgs signatures at the LHC - Dr Brooks Thomas (University of Arizona)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:30 Discovering the Higgs with low mass muon pairs - Ms Mariangela Lisanti (Stanford University)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:45 Neutrino LHC connection: new Higgs signals - Prof. Satya Nandi (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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15:00 Search for SM Higgs boson in the WH channel with ME technique - Ms Bárbara Álvarez González (Universidad de Oviedo)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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15:15 How well can we measure the Higgs self-coupling in e+e- collisions? - Prof. Ulrich Baur (State University of New York at Buffalo)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:00
SUSY Phenomenology 1 (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 121)
14:00 MSSM Higgs bosons at the Tevatron - Mr Patrick Draper (University of Chicago)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:15 MSSM Higgs boson production via weak boson fusion - Dr Heidi Rzehak (Universität Karlsruhe)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:30 Searching for MSSM Higgs with 3 b-quarks - Dr Joshua Sayre (University of Oklahoma)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:45 Higgs boson signatures of MSSM electroweak baryogenesis - Dr Arjun Menon (University of Michigan)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:00 Many light Higgs bosons in the NMSSM - Prof. Radovan Dermisek (Indiana University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:15 Reach for NMSSM h->aa->4mu with early LHC data - Prof. Alexei Safonov (Texas A&M University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:30 Multi-parameter approach to R-parity violating SUSY couplings - Mr Enrico Maria Sessolo (University of Kansas)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:45 Single slepton production in R-parity violating SUSY models with a stau LSP - Ms Maike Trenkel (Max Planck Institute for Physics)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Bottom, Top, and Heavy Flavor (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 325)
16:30 4th Generation and B-CP Anomalies - Dr Amarjit Soni (Brookhaven National Lab)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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16:45 LHC Phenomenology of a Strongly Coupled Fourth Generation - Dr Ricardo D'Elia Matheus (Univ. of Sao Paulo)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:00 Top to Bottom, Bottom to Top - Dr Jessie (Julia) Shelton (Rutgers University)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:15 Family Non-universal U(1)' Gauge Symmetries and b to s Transitions - Dr Tao Liu (Enrico Fermi Institute, University of Chicago)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:30 Determination of B_s^0 and B_d^0 mixing parameters using lattice QCD. - Dr Elvira Gamiz (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:45 Observation of the bottomonium ground state eta_b(1S) at BaBar - Dr Bertrand Echenard (California Institute of Technology)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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18:00 New charmonium like states at BaBar - Ms Valentina Santoro (University of Ferrara)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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18:15 Measurement of Branching Fractions in B to K nu nubar Decays - Mr Carl Vuosalo (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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16:30
Dark Matter 1 (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 313)
16:30 Inflation and singlet scalar dark matter - Prof. Tonnis ter Veldhuis (Macalester College)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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16:45 Indications of DM by astrophysical e+/- and gamma observations - Mr Yu Gao (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:00 Cosmic rays and dark matter with sub-GeV hidden U(1) - Dr Jong-Chul Park (Korea Institute for Advanced Study)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:15 Phase-space structure of the Milky Way's dark halo - Dr Leanne Duffy (Los Alamos National Laboratory)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:30 Changes in dark matter properties after freeze-out - Mr Timothy Cohen (University of Michigan)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:45 The thermal abundance of semi-relativistic relics - Dr Mitsuru Kakizaki (LAPTH)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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18:00 Hidden charged dark matter - Dr Hai-Bo Yu (University of California, Irvine)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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16:30
Electroweak Symmetry Breaking (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 111)
16:30 Beyond the 3-Site Higgsless Model - Dr Neil Christensen (Michigan State University)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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16:45 Z to b bbar and Chiral Currents in Higgsless Models - Dr Ken Hsieh (Michigan State University)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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17:00 Emergent Electroweak symmetry breaking with composite W,Z bosons - Dr Yanou Cui (Harvard University)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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17:15 A Light Scalar as the Messenger of EWSB - Mr Zeke Murdock (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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17:30 Electroweak symmetry breaking from layered QCD - Prof. Sergei Khlebnikov (Purdue University)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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17:45 A Higher-Derivative Lee-Wick Standard Model - Prof. Christopher Carone (College of William and Mary)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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18:00 The Higgs Sector of the Lee-Wick Extension of the Standard Model - Dr Bryan Field (IPPP, Durham University)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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18:15 Unparticle decays - Prof. Antonio Delgado (University of Notre Dame)   (Pyle Center, room 111)
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16:30
Loops and Precision Calculations (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 213)
16:30 Five loop QED contributions for the anomalous magnetic moment of the muon - Dr Christian Sturm (Brookhaven National Lab)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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16:45 Dynamics of Charged Hadronic Thresholds - Mr Mihailo Backovic (University of Kansas)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:00 Four-quark operator contribution to neutron electric dipole moment - Mr Haipeng An (University of Maryland)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:15 Process-independent determination of two-loop electroweak logarithms - Dr Bernd Jantzen (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:30 Electroweak corrections to Higgs production via gluon fusion - Dr Stefano Actis (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:45 Electroweak radiative corrections to neutrino scattering - fix NuTeV anomaly? - Dr Kwangwoo Park (Southern Methodist University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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18:00 QCD radiative correction to pair-annihilation of spin-1 bosonic Dark Matter. - Mr Jae Ho Heo (Uni. of IL at Chicago)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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18:15 Renormalization group improved prediction for Higgs production at hadron colliders - Dr Li Lin Yang (Univ. of Mainz)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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16:30
SUSY Phenomenology 2 (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 121)
16:30 Collider aspects of supersymmetry with non-universal gaugino masses - Prof. Stephen Martin (Northern Illinois University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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16:45 Testing gaugino mass hypotheses at the LHC - Prof. Brent Nelson (Northeastern University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:00 Studying Gaugino mass unification at the LHC - Mr Michael Holmes (Northeastern University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:15 A sneutrino NLSP in the nuCMSSM - Dr Kenji Kadota (University of Michigan)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:30 A heavy Higgs and a light sneutrino NLSP in the MSSM with enhanced D-terms - Dr Anibal Medina (University of California, Davis)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:45 Pure leptonic signatures with a sneutrino NLSP at the LHC - Dr Terrance Figy (IPPP, Durham University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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18:00 Supersymmetric baryogenesis and EDMs - Dr Yingchuan Li (University of Wisconsin - Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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18:15 CP Violation and EDMs from Yukawa coupling in a supersymmetry breaking scenario - Mr Jing Shao (University of Michigan)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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16:30
Tevatron (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 326)
16:30 Search for SM Higgs production in the H->WW->lnujj channel at the Tevatron - Dr Marc Buehler (Fermilab, DZero)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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16:45 Search for Associated Higgs Boson Production with Like-Sign Leptons at DZero - Dr Maiko Takahashi (University of Manchester)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:00 Search for ZH to ee bb in p pbar Collisions at D0 - Dr Satish Desai (Fermilab, DZero)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
17:15 Search for ZH to mu mu bb in p pbar Collisions at sqrt(s) = 1.96 TeV - Mr John BackusMayes (University of Washington)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:30 Search for the SM Higgs boson in the ZH to nu nu bb channel at sqrt(s) = 1.96 TeV - Mr Abhinav Dubey (University of Delhi and Fermilab)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:45 Search for a Light NMSSM Higgs Boson at CDF - Mr Scott Wilbur (University of Chicago)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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18:00 Photon Results from CDF - Dr Ray Culbertson (Fermilab, CDF)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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18:15 D0 1fb-1 W Boson Mass Measurement - Mr Jun Guo (State University of New York at Stony Brook)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Dark Matter 2 (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 313)
14:00 Probing Dark Forces and Light Hidden Sectors at Low-Energy e+e- Colliders - Dr Rouven Essig (SLAC)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:15 Hidden Dark Matter in Neutrino Experiments and LHC - Dr Jennifer Kile (BNL)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:30 Dark Sectors and Their Collider Signatures - Mr Joshua Ruderman (Princeton University)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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14:45 WIMPless Dark Matter and Meson Decays with Missing Energy - Mr David McKeen (University of Chicago)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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15:00 Dark Matter Out of Seclusion - Mr Brian Batell (Perimeter Institute)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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15:15 Leptonic Higgs as a Messenger of Dark Matter - Dr Hock Seng Goh (UC Berkeley)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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15:30 U(1)_B-L Provides a Dark Matter Explanation for Pamela - Ms Katherine Richardson-McDaniel (University of New Mexico)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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Flavor Physics (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 325)
14:00 A Novel Origin of CP Violation - Prof. Mu-Chun Chen (University of California - Irvine)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:15 Yukawa unification in SUSY SU(5) and its experimental implications - Mr Enkhbat Tsedenbaljir (Abdus Salam ICTP)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:30 A5 Family Symmetry and the Golden Ratio Prediction for Solar Neutrino Mixing - Mr Alexander Stuart (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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14:45 Minimal SO(10) x A4 SUSY GUT - Mr Abdelhamid Albaid (Oklahoma State university)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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15:00 Models for Fermion Mass Hierarchy - Mr Benjamin Grossmann (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
15:15 Flavour violations in supersymmetric SO(10) unification with type II seesaw - Dr Michele Frigerio (Institut de Physique Theorique)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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15:30 Lepton number violating non-standard interactions and neutrino oscillations - Mr Julio Julio (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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LHC 1 (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 121)
14:00 Color Sextet Scalars at the LHC - Dr Kai Wang (IPMU, University of Tokyo)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:15 Prediction of light diquarks observable at LHC from baryogenesis models - Mr Bhupal Dev (University of Maryland)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:30 QCD Corrections to Scalar Diquark Production at Hadron Colliders - Mr Ian Lewis (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:45 Heavy quarks above the top at the Tevatron - Dr Anupama Atre (Fermilab)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:00 Threshold resummation for production of coloured heavy particles at the LHC - Dr Pietro Falgari (IPPP, Durham University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:15 Electroweak effects in b-jet and di-jet production - Dr Andreas Scharf (SUNY at Buffalo)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:30 Constraining new physics with combined low and high energy observables - Dr James Jenkins (Los Alamos National Laboratory)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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15:45 Higgs Production and Decay from TeV Scale Black Holes at the LHC - Mr Arif Erkoca (University of Arizona)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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14:00
SUSY Model Building (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 213)
14:00 Sgluons - Prof. Tim Tait (Northwestern University / Argonne National Lab)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:15 Vacuum Stability in No-Scale Supersymmetry or Gaugino Mediation - Mr Jason Evans (University of Michigan)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:30 Anomaly-mediated supersymmetry breaking demystified - Dr Jae Yong Lee (Korea Institute for Advance Study)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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14:45 Hypercharged Anomaly Mediation - LHC Signatures - Mr Shivakumar Rajagopalan (University of Oklahoma)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:00 The Upside of SUSY Seesaw in Deflected AMSB - Dr Nicholas Setzer (University of Melbourne)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:15 U(1)_R Mediated Supersymmetry Breaking - Dr Hyun Min Lee (McMaster University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:30 A Pyramid Scheme for Particle Physics - Mr Jean-Francois Fortin (Rutgers University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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15:45 Supersymmetry Without Prejudice - Mr James Gainer (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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The Top Sector (until 16:00) (Pyle Center, room 326)
14:00 First Observation of Single Top Quark Production at DZero - Ms Monica Pangilinan (Brown University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:15 Top quark mass measurement using mT2 in the dilepton channel at CDF - Dr Hyunsu Lee (University of Chicago)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:30 Forward-Backward Asymmetry in t t-bar Production - Mr Leandro G. Almeida (Stony Brook University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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14:45 Top Quark Decays in Standard Model Extensions - Dr Martin Wiebusch (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:00 Model Independent limits on scalar charged boson in top quark decays - Ms Geumbong Yu (University of Rochester)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:15 Manifestations of Top Compositeness at Colliders - Mr Kunal Kumar (Northwestern University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:30 Prospects for top-prime quark discovery at the Tevatron - Dr Rakhi Mahbubani (Fermilab)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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15:45 Measuring Scalar Top Mass through Bound State Decays - Mr James Younkin (Northern Illinois University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
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Dark Matter 3 (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 313)
16:30 Why SUSY GUT theories predict the bulk of cold dark matter is axions - Prof. Howard Baer (University of Oklahoma)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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16:45 Yukawa Unification and Neutralino Dark Matter in Pati-Salam Model - Dr Ilia Gogoladze (University of Delaware)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:00 R-Parity Breaking via Type II Seesaw, Gravitino Dark Matter and Positron Excess - Dr Shaolong Chen (University of Maryland)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:15 Neutrino sector impacts SUSY dark matter - Mr Azar Mustafayev (University of Kansas)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:30 Dark Matter Phenomenology in NUHM Models - Dr Pearl Sandick (UT Austin)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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17:45 WIMPonium - Mr William Shepherd (Northwestern University)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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18:00 The WIMP Forest - Dr Chris Jackson (Argonne National Laboratory)   (Pyle Center, room 313)
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GUTs and Strings (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 326)
16:30 Left-right symmetry at the LHC - Prof. Kaladi Babu (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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16:45 Neutralino dark matter in an SO(10) model with two-step intermediate scale symmetry breaking - Dr Eun-Kyung Park (Bonn University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:00 LHC Phenomenology of supersymmetric multi-step GUTs - Prof. Jürgen Reuter (University of Freiburg)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:15 Cosmology of a minimal SUSY SO(10) - Dr Zurab Tavartkiladze (Oklahoma State University)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:30 Grand anarchy: Unification patterns of random Hamiltonians - Prof. John Ralston (University of Kansas)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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17:45 String phenomenology at the dawn of the LHC era - Prof. Luis Anchordoqui (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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18:00 Open Strings in Warped Extra Dimensions - Mr Paul McGuirk (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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18:15 Detecting String Resonance at LHC - Dr Minxin Huang (CERN)   (Pyle Center, room 326)
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LHC 2 (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 121)
16:30 Normalizing VV production at the LHC - Prof. Bruce Mellado (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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16:45 Theoretical Uncertainties in Vector Boson Cross Sections at the LHC - Prof. Scott Yost (The Citadel)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:00 Jet angular correlation in vector-boson fusion processes at hadron colliders - Dr Kentaro Mawatari (Heidelberg University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:15 Extracting Z' Couplings from the LHC and low-energy measurements - Dr Seth Quackenbush (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:30 Identifying new physics with photons at the LHC - Mr Ayres Freitas (University of Pittsburgh)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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17:45 Early SUSY searches at LHC without missing Et - Mr Andre Lessa (University of Oklahoma)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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18:00 Distinguishing between SUSY and Littlest Higgs Model using trileptons at the LHC - Dr Sudhir Gupta (Iowa State University)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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18:15 Measuring the dark force at the LHC - Dr Zhenyu Han (UC Davis)   (Pyle Center, room 121)
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Neutrinos (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 213)
16:30 Oscillation of Dirac or Majorana neutrinos produced in muon decay - Prof. Marek Zralek (Inst. of Physics, University of Silesia)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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16:45 Dirac neutrinos from a second Higgs doublet - Prof. Heather Logan (Carleton University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:00 The Pseudo-Dirac See-Saw neutrinos - Mr Wei-Chih Huang (Northwestern University)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:15 Neutrino Signals in the Inert Doublet Model - Mr Ethan Dolle (University of Arizona)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:30 Constraints on Non-Standard Interactions of the Neutrinos Using W-decay Data - Mr Yee Kao (Virginia Tech)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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17:45 Non-zero electron Electric Dipole Moment from TeV Majorana Neutrinos - Dr Saif Rayyan (Beloit College)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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18:00 Renormalization group evolution of neutrino masses and mixing in Type-III seesaw - Ms Shamayita Ray (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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18:15 Beta-Beam : An Ultimate Probe for Sterile Neutrinos - Dr Sanjib Kumar Agarwalla (Virginia Tech)   (Pyle Center, room 213)
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QCD (until 19:00) (Pyle Center, room 325)
16:30 Nuclear Parton Distribution Functions - Prof. Fred Olness (SMU)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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16:45 The collinear factorization scheme - Mr Rob Putman (University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
17:00 Electroweak and QCD corrections to W+jet production at hadron colliders - Prof. Stefan Dittmaier (University of Freiburg)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:15 Z-boson pair + 1-jet production at NLO QCD - Dr Nikolas Kauer (Royal Holloway, University of London)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:30 Graviton production with 1 jet at NLO QCD at the LHC in large extra dimensions - Dr Stefan Karg (RWTH Aachen University)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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17:45 Precise predictions for hadronic collisions from on-shell methods - BlackHat - Dr Carola F. Berger (MIT, CTP)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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18:00 W+3 Jet Production: NLO computations with BlackHat + SHERPA - Dr Fernando Febres Cordero (UCLA)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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18:15 Alternative dipole subtraction scheme using Nagy Soper dipoles - Dr Tania Robens (RWTH Aachen University, Institut fuer Theoretische Physik E)   (Pyle Center, room 325)
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19:00 --- Banquet ---