51st Annual Users Meeting

chaired by Thomas Strauss (FNAL), Tammy Walton (Fermilab), Gavin S. Davies (Indiana University), Jiyeon Han (University of Pittsburgh), Leonidas Aliaga Soplin (Fermilab), Sowjanya Gollapinni (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
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  • Tuesday, June 19, 2018
    • 20:00 - 22:00 Festa Italiana
      On Tuesday, June 19 2018, Festa Italiana, sponsored by the Fermilab Users Organization and the Cultural Association of Italians at Fermilab, will be held at the Kuhn Barn in the Fermilab Village at 8:00 pm. All attendees and companions are welcome.
      Location: Fermilab ( Kuhn Barn - Village )
  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018
    • 09:00 - 10:35 Session I
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 09:00 Welcome & UEC Report 30'
        Includes UEC election notice and vendor report
        Speaker: Prof. Sowjanya Gollapinni (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)
      • 09:30 Welcome & Director's Report 20'
      • 09:50 Diversity & Inclusion 30'
        Organised by the UEC
      • 10:20 FSPA Report 15'
    • 10:35 - 11:00 Coffee Break
    • 11:00 - 12:45 Session II
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 11:00 Accelerator Complex 20'
      • 11:20 Test Beam Facility 20'
      • 11:40 SCD for Users 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Wesley Ketchum (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
      • 12:00 Quantum Computing 15'
      • 12:15 URA Visiting Scholars 1'
      • 12:16 URA Thesis Award 4'
      • 12:20 URA Thesis Award Talk 25'
    • 12:45 - 14:00 Lunch
    • 14:00 - 15:30 Session III
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 14:00 LHC Physics at High Luminosity and High Precision 30'
        Convergence between theory and experiment for data from Run2+3 and HL-LHC.
        
      • 14:30 CMS - Physics Results 30'
        Recent physics results and near term prospects from the complete Run 2 data set.
      • 15:00 CMS Upgrades 30'
        Hardware upgrades of phase 1 and phase 2.
    • 15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break
    • 16:00 - 18:15 Session IV
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 16:00 URA Tollestrup Award 4'
      • 16:04 URA Tollestrup Award Talk 26'
      • 16:30 Dark Energy 20'
        Dark Energy Survey (DES) plus projections for Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) and Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI)
      • 16:50 Dark Matter 20'
        Axion Dark Matter Experiment (ADMX), low mass Sub-Electron-Noise SkipperCCD Experimental Instrument (SENSEI) and updates on project building for Cryogenic Dark Matter Search (CDMS) and LUX-ZEPLIN (LZ)
      • 17:10 Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) 20'
        CMB with the South Pole Telescope (SPT-3G and SPTpol) and planning for 'Stage 4' (S4)
      • 17:30 Mu2e 20'
      • 17:50 g-2 25'
        Speaker: Dr. David Flay (University of Massachusetts, Amherst)
    • 18:15 - 18:30 Break ( Fermilab ( Wilson Hall Atrium ) )
    • 18:30 - 20:00 Poster Session
      Location: Fermilab ( Wilson Hall 2nd floor crossover )
  • Thursday, June 21, 2018
    • 09:00 - 10:30 Session V
      Location: Fermilab ( TBD )
      • 09:00 Science Communication Training 1h30' ( TBD )
        Organised by the UEC and Communications Office
    • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break ( Fermilab ( Wilson Hall Atrium ) )
    • 11:00 - 12:30 Session VI
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 11:00 AD for Users 15'
      • 11:15 TD for Users 15'
      • 11:30 Tevatron Analyses: CDF & D0 20'
        Tevatron Analyses Finale
        Speaker: Prof. Paul Grannis (Stony Brook University)
      • 11:50 Detector R&D Possibilities for Users 20'
        Speaker: Dr. Petra Merkel (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
      • 12:10 Future Facilities & European Strategy 20'
        Speaker: Dmitri Denisov (Fermilab)
    • 12:30 - 13:30 Lunch ( Fermilab ( Wilson Hall Atrium ) )
    • 13:30 - 15:35 Session VII
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 13:30 New physics opportunities in Neutrino Experiments 20'
      • 13:50 What lattice QCD can do for Neutrino Nucleus Cross Sections 15'
      • 14:05 MINERvA 25'
      • 14:30 MiniBooNE 20'
      • 14:50 MicroBooNE and the Short-Baseline Neutrino (SBN) program 25'
        Combined MicroBooNE and SBN talk with a focus on latest MicroBooNE results
      • 15:15 MINOS+ 20'
    • 15:35 - 16:00 Coffee Break ( Fermilab ( Wilson Hall Atrium ) )
    • 16:00 - 17:30 Session VII
      Location: Fermilab ( Ramsey Auditorium )
      • 16:00 NOvA 25'
        Speaker: Dr. Evan Niner (Fermilab)
      • 16:25 DUNE 20'
      • 16:45 Keynote 40'
        Speaker : Professor Sylvester James Gates (Brown University)