Joint Experimental-Theoretical Physics Seminar Archive 2013

Date Speaker Title
Jan. 4 No seminar
Jan. 11 Rolf Ent
Jefferson Lab
Probing the Quark Sea and Gluons: the Electron-Ion Collider Project
Jan. 18 Tom Junk
Final Combination of CDF’s Searches for the Higgs Boson in the Standard Model and Extensions
Jan. 25 Phil Adamson
Measuring the neutrino velocity with MINOS
Feb. 1

Bogdan Dobrescu

Interactions of the newly discovered Higgs-like boson
Feb. 8 Michelle Prewitt
Rice University
A closer look: searching for the rare decay Bs → μμ at D0
Feb. 15 Zheng-Tian Lu
Electric Dipole Moment Experiments with Project X
(Finale of the Winter
Workshop on Electric Dipole Moments
Feb. 22 Marco Trovato
Scuola Normale Superiore – Pisa & Fermilab
Update of the dijet mass spectrum in W + 2 jets events using the full CDF dataset
Mar. 1 Tingjun Yang
New Photon Results from CDF
Mar. 8 Manuel Franco Sevilla
Evidence for an excess of B → D(*) Tau Nu decays and implications for two Higgs doublet Models
Mar. 15 Yurii Maravin
Kansas State
Highlights from Recent CMS Results
Mar. 22 Lidija Zivkovic
LPNHE, Universites Paris VI and VII
D0 and Tevatron results on the standard model Higgs boson using the full Run 2 data
Mar. 28
Thurs, 4pm
Lloyd Knox
UC Davis
New results from Planck
Mar. 29 Steve Sekula
Southern Methodist
Latest ATLAS Higgs results
Apr. 5 Bill Morse
Past, Present, & Future of the Muon g-2 Storage Ring
Apr. 12 Mark Mattson
Wayne State University
D0D0 mixing with the full CDF dataset
Apr. 19 Freya Blekman
Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Searches for New Physics in Topologies Containing Beyond-Two-Generations Quarks at CMS

Apr. 26 Ryan Hooper
Lewis University
The Zen of two Z’s at D0
May 3 Surjeet Rajendran
Cosmic Axion Spin Precession Experiment (CASPEr)
May 10 David Schmitz
University of Chicago
Quasi-Elastic Scattering of Neutrinos and Anti-Neutrinos at MINERvA
May 17
Enectali Figueroa-Feliciano
Results of a Dark Matter Search with the Silicon Detectors of the CDMS II Experiment
May 17 Frank Wuerthwein
Searches for Supersymmetry with the CMS detector
May 24 Ben Brau
U. Massachusetts Amherst

Dark Matter Inspired Exotics Searches with ATLAS

May 31 Émilien Chapon
CEA Saclay
Probing the electroweak sector at D0 with WW production and other diboson final states
June 7 No seminar
June 14 Giovanni de Lellis
University Federico II and INFN
Latest results from OPERA
June 21 Yun-Tse Tsai
Truth and beauty together: Evidence for s-channel single top production
June 28 Yanyan Gao
Recent Studies of the Higgs Boson at CMS
July 5 No seminar
July 12 Sourabh Dube
Searches in lepton final states at ATLAS
July 19 Ashish Kumar
SUNY Buffalo
Sampling the QCD Soup with Massive Vector Bosons and Heavy Flavor
July 26 Chris Tully
Summary of the TLEP workshop
Aug. 2 No seminar (CSS2013)
Aug. 9 Keith Ulmer
Univ. of Colorado, Boulder
Measurement of the Bs→ μμ branching fraction at CMS
Aug. 14
Wed. 2:30pm
Joao Coelho
Tufts University
Three and four-flavor neutrino results from MINOS
Aug. 16 No seminar
Aug. 23 Kevin McFarland
New results from T2K
Aug. 30 Marc-Andre Pleier
Diboson production at ATLAS
Sep. 6 Bryce Littlejohn
A Relative Spectral Measurement of Neutrino Oscillation at Daya Bay
Sep. 13 Ken Herner
Probing the Spin/Parity of the Higgs using H→bb at D0
Sep. 20 Manuel Kambeitz
Karlsruhe Inst. Technology
Study of orbitally excited B mesons at CDF and evidence for a new
Bπ resonance
Sep. 27 Rick Field
The Energy Dependence of the Underlying Event in Hadronic
Collisions: Tevatron to the LHC
Oct. 2
Wed. 4pm
Guennadi Borissov
Lancaster University
Matter-Antimatter Differences using Muons: D0 Result on anomalous Dimuon Charge Asymmetry using Full Tevatron Data Set (.ppt)
Oct. 4 Matt Herndon
Recent SM Measurements at CMS
Oct. 11 Brian Tice
Inclusive Neutrino Cross Section Ratios on Different Nuclei at MINERvA
Oct. 18 Mark Williams (Indiana)
Kai Yi (Iowa)
Search for the X(4140) state in B+ → J/ψφK+ decays with the D0 and CMS detectors

(D0 and
CMS slides)
Oct. 25 Marcelle Soares-Santos
Early results from DES
Nov. 1 Simon Fiorucci
Brown University
First results from the LUX experiment Dark Matter Search
Nov. 8 Tiziano Camporesi
CMS: Where we are and where we are heading
Nov. 15 Michelangelo Mangano
SM physics at the LHC: relevance and prospects
Nov. 22 Boris Kayser
Neutrinos and the Matter-Antimatter Asymmetry of the Universe
Nov. 29 Day after Thanksgiving
No seminar
Dec. 6
Hang Yin
Probing partons with W asymmetries at D0
Dec. 13 Igor Gorelov
Univ. New Mexico
Recent Results on Heavy Baryons from CDF
Dec. 20 Jaewon Park
University of Rochester
Direct Measurement of the NuMI Flux with Neutrino-Electron Scattering in MINERvA (.ppt)
Dec. 27 Winter break
No seminar. Happy Holidays!