QCD@LHC 2019

from Monday, July 15, 2019 (12:00 AM) to Friday, July 19, 2019 (7:00 PM)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Jul 15, 2019
Jul 16, 2019
Jul 17, 2019
Jul 18, 2019
Jul 19, 2019
AM
7:30 AM --- Registration ---
8:00 AM --- Breakfast/Coffee ---
9:00 AM
Plenary Session (until 10:40 AM) (2220 A - Chair : Sal Rappoccio)
9:00 AM Welcome - Ciaran Williams (SUNY Buffalo)   (2200 A)
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9:30 AM Higher-order calculations and precision phenomenology - Prof. Massimiliano Grazzini (University of Zurich)   (2220 A - Chair : Sal Rappoccio)
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10:05 AM Deep Learning (and Deep Thinking) for QCD - Prof. Jesse Thaler (MIT)   (2220 A - Chair : Sal Rappoccio)
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10:40 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM
Plenary Session (until 12:30 PM) (2220 A - Chair : Jesse Thaler)
11:20 AM Overview of new Higgs results - Liron Barak   (2220 A - Chair : Jesse Thaler)
11:55 AM Recent developments in PDFs - Dr Zahari Kassabov (University of Cambridge)   (2220 A - Chair : Jesse Thaler)
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8:00 AM --- Breakfast + Coffee ---
9:00 AM
Plenary Session (until 10:45 AM) (2220 A Chair : Massimiliano Grazzini)
9:00 AM Jet and photon+jet physics - Mr Hugues Lattaud (Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1)   (2220 A Chair : Massimiliano Grazzini)
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9:35 AM IR singularities of scattering amplitudes at 3 and 4-loop order - Matthias Neubert (Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz)   (2220 A Chair : Massimiliano Grazzini)
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10:10 AM Constraints on PDFs from LHC measurements - Svenja Pflitsch (Deutsches Elektronen Synchrotron (DESY))   (2220 A Chair : Massimiliano Grazzini)
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10:45 AM --- Coffee ---
11:15 AM
Plenary Session (until 12:30 PM) (2220 A Chair : Matthias Neubert)
11:20 AM Computing for the LHC - Holger Schulz   (2220 A Chair : Matthias Neubert)
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11:55 AM Review of Resummation - Ian Moult (Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory)   (2220 A Chair : Matthias Neubert)
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8:00 AM --- Coffee/Breakfast ---
9:00 AM
Plenary Session (until 10:45 AM) (2220 A Chair : Ciaran Williams)
9:00 AM Implications of the Flavor Anomalies - Wolfgang Altmannshofer (UC Santa Cruz)   (2220 A Chair : Ciaran Williams)
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9:35 AM QCD and BSM in Exotica, Beyond 2 Generations, and SUSY searches in CMS - Cristina Ana Mantilla Suarez (Johns Hopkins University)   (2220 A Chair : Ciaran Williams)
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10:10 AM QCD and Searches for Exotic Physics - Ms Holly Pacey (University of Cambridge)   (2220 A Chair : Ciaran Williams)
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10:45 AM --- Coffee Break ---
11:15 AM
Plenary Session (until 1:00 PM) (2220 A : Chair Claire Gwenlan)
11:15 AM Progress in multi-loop calculations - Dr Lorenzo Tancredi (CERN TH)   (2220 A : Chair Claire Gwenlan)
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11:50 AM Impact of QCD and PDF uncertainties on Standard Model measurements. - Dr Alessandro Tricoli (BNL) Dr Timothy Hobbs (CTEQ at SMU)   (2220 A : Chair Claire Gwenlan)
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8:00 AM --- Breakfast/Coffee ---
9:00 AM
Plenary Session (until 10:45 AM) (2220 A Chair : Simon Badger)
9:00 AM Experimental measurements of strong coupling at the LHC - Pavel Starovoitov (Kirchhoff Institute for Physics)   (2220 A Chair : Simon Badger)
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9:35 AM Searches for BSM Higgs bosons at the LHC - Roberval Walsh (DESY)   (2220 A Chair : Simon Badger)
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10:10 AM Recent results from ALICE - Dr Kai Schweda (GSI Darmstadt, Germany)   (2220 A Chair : Simon Badger)
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10:45 AM --- Coffee ---
11:15 AM
Plenary Session (until 12:30 PM) (2220 A Chair : Simone Marzani)
11:15 AM QCD in W/Z boson + jets events - Nataliia Zakharchuk (Carleton University (CA))   (2220 A Chair : Simone Marzani)
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11:50 AM Searches using substructure in LHC - Mr Frederik Ruehr (University of Freiburg)   (2220 A Chair : Simone Marzani)
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8:00 AM --- Coffee/Breakfast ---
9:00 AM
Plenary Session (until 10:45 AM) (2220 A : Chair Avto Kharchilava)
9:00 AM Monte Carlo Overview - Mr Stefan Prestel (Fermilab)   (2220 A : Chair Avto Kharchilava)
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9:35 AM Double parton scattering - Markus Diehl (DESY)   (2220 A : Chair Avto Kharchilava)
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10:10 AM Jet Measurements at the LHC - Christine McLean   (2220 A : Chair Avto Kharchilava)
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10:45 AM --- Coffee ---
11:15 AM
Plenary Session (until 1:15 PM) (2220 A : Chair Ia Iashvili)
11:15 AM New results from Belle II - Vladimir Savinov (University of Pittsburgh)   (2220 A : Chair Ia Iashvili)
11:50 AM Higgs Precision - Mr Falko Dulat (ETH Zurich)   (2220 A : Chair Ia Iashvili)
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12:25 PM Closing Remarks - Prof. Tao Han (Univ. of Pittsburgh)   (2220 A : Chair Ia Iashvili)
PM
12:30 PM --- Lunch (on site) ---
2:00 PM
Jets/Sub/Res (until 4:10 PM) (2213 B Chair : Deepak Kar)
2:00 PM Measurement of jet substructure observables using the ATLAS detector - Prof. Iain Bertram (Lancaster University)   (2213 B Chair : Deepak Kar)
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2:25 PM Leading and sub-leading jet functions and applications - Darren Scott (University of Amsterdam/Nikhef)   (2213 B Chair : Deepak Kar)
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2:50 PM Jet gap jet cross sections at the LHC - Christophe Royon   (2213 B Chair : Deepak Kar)
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3:15 PM $N$-subjettiness for boosted jets - Davide Napoletano (IPht, CEA Saclay)   (2213 B Chair : Deepak Kar)
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3:40 PM Fitting the strong coupling constant for soft-drop thrust - Vincent Theeuwes (University of Goettingen)   (2213 B Chair : Deepak Kar)
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2:00 PM
PDFs/Soft/Alpha_S I (until 4:10 PM) (2220 A Chair : Stefano Carrazza)
2:00 PM A new generation of parton distribution functions with deep learning models - Mr Juan Cruz-Martinez (University of Milano)   (2220 A Chair : Stefano Carrazza)
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2:25 PM CTEQ-TEA parton distributions with the LHC data - Pavel Nadolsky (SMU)   (2220 A Chair : Stefano Carrazza)
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2:50 PM Updates on PDFs in the MMHT framework - Dr Thomas Cridge (Univeristy College London)   (2220 A Chair : Stefano Carrazza)
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3:15 PM NNLO QCD fits to extract PDFs from HERA inclusive and jet data - Claire Gwenlan (Oxford)   (2220 A Chair : Stefano Carrazza)
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3:40 PM Measurements of single diffraction using forward proton tagging at ATLAS - Dr Antonio Sbrizzi (INFN Bologna)   (2220 A Chair : Stefano Carrazza)
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2:00 PM
pQCD/MC (until 4:10 PM) (2213 A Chair : Marek Schoenherr)
2:00 PM Modeling of top quark and vector boson production as backgrounds to Higgs boson decays to b-quarks - Mrs Simona Gargiulo (Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg)   (2213 A Chair : Marek Schoenherr)
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2:25 PM High Energy resummation for Higgs plus dijets - Mr Marian Heil (IPPP Durham)   (2213 A Chair : Marek Schoenherr)
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2:50 PM NNLO precision phenomenology with MCFM - Tobias Neumann   (2213 A Chair : Marek Schoenherr)
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3:15 PM Robust uncertainty estimation in MC tuning - Dr Andy Buckley (University of Glasgow)   (2213 A Chair : Marek Schoenherr)
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3:40 PM Vector boson pair production at the LHC: NLO QCD corrections to the loop-induced gluon fusion channel - Ms Jeong Yeon Yook (University of Zurich)   (2213 A Chair : Marek Schoenherr)
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4:10 PM --- Afternoon Coffee Break ---
4:30 PM
Higgs/EW/BSM (until 6:35 PM) (2213 B Chair : Falko Dulat)
4:30 PM QCD Issues in Searches for Supersymmetry with the ATLAS Detector - Ms Veronika Magerl (University of Freiburg)   (2213 B Chair : Falko Dulat)
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4:55 PM A Monte Carlo analysis of the SMEFT in the top quark sector - Ms Emma Slade (University of Oxford)   (2213 B Chair : Falko Dulat)
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5:20 PM New tools to look for multi-jet resonances - Abhijith Gandrakota   (2213 B Chair : Falko Dulat)
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5:45 PM Localized 4𝜎 and 5𝜎 Dijet Mass Excesses in ALEPH LEP2 Four-Jet Events - Dr Jennifer Kile (none)   (2213 B Chair : Falko Dulat)
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4:30 PM
PDFs/Soft/Alpha_S I (until 6:35 PM) (2220 A Chair : Paolo Gunnellini)
4:30 PM PDF-independent Electroweak and Photon-induced Theoretical Predictions - Mr Christopher Schwan (Universita degli Studi di Milano)   (2220 A Chair : Paolo Gunnellini)
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4:55 PM Interpolation and evolution of parton distribution functions with ChiliPDF - Riccardo Nagar (DESY)   (2220 A Chair : Paolo Gunnellini)
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5:20 PM Application of the APPLfast grid interface to NNLOJET and determination of alpha_s(M_Z) at NNLO from DIS jet cross sections - Klaus Rabbertz (ETP, KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany)   (2220 A Chair : Paolo Gunnellini)
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5:45 PM Experimental constraints on collinear PDFs at 7, 8, 13 TeV (W, Z, jet production) by CMS - Svenja Pflitsch (Deutsches Elektronen Synchrotron (DESY))   (2220 A Chair : Paolo Gunnellini)
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6:10 PM Determination of proton parton distribution functions and extraction of alpha_S using ATLAS data - Claire Gwenlan (Oxford)   (2220 A Chair : Paolo Gunnellini)
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4:30 PM
pQCD/MC (until 6:35 PM) (2213 A Chair : Andy Buckley)
4:30 PM Isolated photon and photon+jet production at NNLO QCD accuracy - Mr Marius Höfer (Universität Zürich)   (2213 A Chair : Andy Buckley)
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4:55 PM Power corrections for qT and TauN subtractions from photon isolation - Markus Ebert (MIT)   (2213 A Chair : Andy Buckley)
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5:20 PM Measurement of photon production at ATLAS - Prof. Marcello Fanti (Universita` degli Studi di Milano)   (2213 A Chair : Andy Buckley)
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5:45 PM Isolated photons and jets measurements with the ALICE detector in the LHC - Miguel Arratia (UC Berkeley)   (2213 A Chair : Andy Buckley)
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6:10 PM Studying minijets and multiple parton interactions with rapidity correlations - Andrzej Siodmok (IFJ PAN)   (2213 A Chair : Andy Buckley)
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12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Heavy Quarks/Top (until 4:05 PM) (2213 B Chair : Wolfgang Altmannshofer)
2:00 PM Associated production of a top quark pair with a heavy boson at NLO+NNLL accuracy - Vincent Theeuwes (University of Goettingen)   (2213 B Chair : Wolfgang Altmannshofer)
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2:25 PM QCD Calculation for hadronic B decays - Prof. Cai-Dian Lu (IHEP, Beijing)   (2213 B Chair : Wolfgang Altmannshofer)
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2:50 PM Highlights of top-quark production measurements at ATLAS - Prof. Pekka Sinervo (University of Toronto)   (2213 B Chair : Wolfgang Altmannshofer)
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3:15 PM Highlights of top-quark properties measurements at ATLAS - Mr Robert Vallance (University of Birmingham)   (2213 B Chair : Wolfgang Altmannshofer)
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3:40 PM Heavy-flavor production at hadron colliders - Keping Xie (Southern Methodist University)   (2213 B Chair : Wolfgang Altmannshofer)
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2:00 PM
Higgs/EW/BSM (until 4:05 PM) (2213 A Chair : Alessandro Vicini)
2:00 PM Precise predictions for Higgs rapidity distribution at N3LO - Mr Andrea Pelloni (ETHZ)   (2213 A Chair : Alessandro Vicini)
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2:25 PM N3LO predictions for the decay of the Higgs boson to bottom quarks - Mr Roberto Mondini (University at Buffalo)   (2213 A Chair : Alessandro Vicini)
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2:50 PM Measurement of associated production of a heavy boson (Z/W/Higgs) with two top quarks - Jannik Geisen (II. Physikalisches Institut, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)   (2213 A Chair : Alessandro Vicini)
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3:15 PM Charm-quark Yukawa Coupling in $h\rightarrow c\bar{c}\gamma$ at LHC - Xing Wang (University of Pittsburgh)   (2213 A Chair : Alessandro Vicini)
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3:40 PM Higgs interference effect at the one-loop level in the 1-Higgs-Singlet extension of the Standard Model - Dr WEIMIN SONG (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)   (2213 A Chair : Alessandro Vicini)
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2:00 PM
Jets/Sub/Res (until 4:05 PM) (2220 A Chair : Christine MClean)
2:00 PM Jet grooming with reinforcement learning - Dr Stefano Carrazza (University of Milan)   (2220 A Chair : Christine MClean)
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2:25 PM Quarkonium Production in Jets at the LHC - Dr Lin Dai (Duke University)   (2220 A Chair : Christine MClean)
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2:50 PM Measurement of jet fragmentation using the ATLAS detector - Dr Andy Buckley (University of Glasgow)   (2220 A Chair : Christine MClean)
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3:15 PM ResBos2: Status Update - Joshua Isaacson   (2220 A Chair : Christine MClean)
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3:40 PM Measurements of jet mass and substructure at CMS - Ms Ashley Parker (SUNY Buffalo)   (2220 A Chair : Christine MClean)
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4:05 PM --- Coffee ---
4:30 PM
Heavy Quarks/Top (until 6:35 PM) (2213 B Chair : Pekka Sinervo)
4:30 PM Measurement of the Jet Mass Distribution in Boosted Top Quark Decays in CMS - Mr Paolo Gunnellini (Hamburg University)   (2213 B Chair : Pekka Sinervo)
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4:55 PM On the ambiguities of the BLM/PMC procedure for hadron collider processes - Herschel Chawdhry (University of Cambridge)   (2213 B Chair : Pekka Sinervo)
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5:20 PM ATLAS results on Spectroscopy and Production in Heavy Flavour, including Onia - Dr WEIMIN SONG (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)   (2213 B Chair : Pekka Sinervo)
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4:30 PM
PDFs/Soft/Alpha_S I (until 6:35 PM) (2220 A Chair : Pavel Nadolsky)
4:30 PM Measurement of the QCD coupling constant by CMS - Dr Juska Pekkanen (SUNY Buffalo)   (2220 A Chair : Pavel Nadolsky)
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4:55 PM Probing parton distribution functions at future colliders - Claire Gwenlan (Oxford)   (2220 A Chair : Pavel Nadolsky)
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5:20 PM Updating and Optimizing Error PDFs with ePump - Carl Schmidt (Michigan State University)   (2220 A Chair : Pavel Nadolsky)
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5:45 PM PDF constraints from heavy-flavor production by CMS - Duong Nguyen   (2220 A Chair : Pavel Nadolsky)
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6:10 PM Exploring experimental constraints on PDFs with PDFSense - Dr Timothy Hobbs (CTEQ at SMU)   (2220 A Chair : Pavel Nadolsky)
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4:30 PM
pQCD/MC (until 6:35 PM) (2213 A Chair : Alex Huss)
4:30 PM Higgs Pair Production at High-Energy - Dr Stephen Jones (CERN)   (2213 A Chair : Alex Huss)
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4:55 PM Measurement of differential cross sections in Higgs boson decays to bosons using the ATLAS detecto - Maddie McKay (Southern Methodist University)   (2213 A Chair : Alex Huss)
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5:20 PM NLO EW/QCD corrections for WZ scattering at the LHC - Mr Christopher Schwan (Universita degli Studi di Milano)   (2213 A Chair : Alex Huss)
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5:45 PM Generalized Threshold Factorization with Full Collinear Dynamics - Johannes Michel (DESY Hamburg)   (2213 A Chair : Alex Huss)
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6:10 PM Inclusive jet cross section ratio with respect to jet radius in CMS - Mr Paolo Gunnellini (Hamburg University)   (2213 A Chair : Alex Huss)
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1:00 PM --- Lunch (on your own) ---
2:30 PM --- Bus to Niagara Falls ---
3:00 PM --- Niagara Falls Visit ---
5:30 PM --- Bus to Dinner ---
6:00 PM --- Conference Dinner ---
12:30 PM --- Lunch ---
2:00 PM
Jets/Sub/Res (until 4:05 PM) (2213 A Chair : Vincent Theeuwes)
2:00 PM Theory predictions for jet pull - Dr Simone Marzani (Università di Genova & INFN Genova)   (2213 A Chair : Vincent Theeuwes)
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2:25 PM Resummation of Jet-Splitting Scales in Multijet Production - Daniel Reichelt (Göttingen University)   (2213 A Chair : Vincent Theeuwes)
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2:50 PM NLL' Resummation of Jet Mass - Mr Marcel Balsiger (Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Bern, Switzerland)   (2213 A Chair : Vincent Theeuwes)
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3:15 PM Entropy of Jets - Duff Neill (LANL)   (2213 A Chair : Vincent Theeuwes)
2:00 PM
pQCD/MC (until 4:05 PM) (2220 A Chair : Stefan Prestel)
2:00 PM Five particle scattering at two loops in QCD - Simon Badger (IPPP Durham)   (2220 A Chair : Stefan Prestel)
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2:25 PM Numerical multi-loop calculations with pySecDec - Mr Johannes Schlenk (IPPP)   (2220 A Chair : Stefan Prestel)
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2:50 PM Master Integrals for $q\bar{q} \rightarrow t\bar{t}$ scattering at NNLO - Mr Ulrich Schubert (Universtiy at Buffalo)   (2220 A Chair : Stefan Prestel)
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3:15 PM Extracting analytical amplitudes from numerical evaluations - Mr Giuseppe De Laurentis (IPPP, Durham University)   (2220 A Chair : Stefan Prestel)
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3:40 PM Colour Reconnection from Soft Gluon Evolution - Andrzej Siodmok (IFJ PAN)   (2220 A Chair : Stefan Prestel)
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4:05 PM --- Coffee ---
4:30 PM
Higgs/EW/BSM (until 6:35 PM) (2200 A Chair : Ulrich Schubert)
4:30 PM PPS results and prospects from CMS/TOTEM - Dr Christophe Royon (CEA Saclay) Christophe Royon Dr Christophe Royon (IRFU-SPP, CEA Saclay)   (2200 A Chair : Ulrich Schubert)
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4:55 PM HL-LHC physics with ATLAS detector - Mr Elliot Reynolds (University of Birmingham)   (2200 A Chair : Ulrich Schubert)
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5:20 PM VH(bb) and search for boosted ggH->bb in CMS - Ka hei martin Kwok   (2200 A Chair : Ulrich Schubert)
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5:45 PM Loop Tree Duality for multi-loop numerical integration - Dr Valentin Hirschi (ETHZ)   (2200 A Chair : Ulrich Schubert)
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6:10 PM Analytic results for two-loop five-parton amplitudes from numerical unitarity. - Mr Samuel Abreu (UCLouvain)   (2200 A Chair : Ulrich Schubert)
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4:30 PM
PDFs/Soft/Alpha_S I (until 6:35 PM) (2213 A Chair : Timothy Hobbs)
4:30 PM Electroweak boson measurements with ALICE - Diego Stocco (Subatech)   (2213 A Chair : Timothy Hobbs)
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4:55 PM Double parton scattering measurements by CMS - Mr Maxim Pieters (University of Antwerp)   (2213 A Chair : Timothy Hobbs)
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5:20 PM Exclusive di-photon and gamma+Z production at the LHC - Christophe Royon   (2213 A Chair : Timothy Hobbs)
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5:45 PM Recent developments with the APPLgrid project - Claire Gwenlan (Oxford)   (2213 A Chair : Timothy Hobbs)
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