LoopFest VI program

Fermilab, Batavia, IL

April 16-18, 2007


Monday, April 16, 2007
8:00 am Registration
Plenary session I
1 West

Chair: Keith Ellis
8:30-8:40 am Pier Oddone Welcome
8:40-9:10 am Jim Brau Recent developments toward the ILC slidesslides
9:10-9:40 am Bob Tschirhart Experimental challenges at the ILC slidesslides
9:40-10:10 am Sven Heinemeyer Preparing for the ILC slidesslides
10:10-10:30 am Coffee break
Plenary session II
1 West

Chair: Zoltan Kunszt
10:30-11:00 am Gudrun Heinrich e+ e- -> 3 jets at NNLO QCD slidesslides
11:00-11:30 am Kirill Melnikov NLO QCD corrections to tri-boson production slidesslides
11:30-12:00 pm Falk Metzler W-pair production in e+e- collisions at very high energies: Sudakov enhanced two-loop terms in NNLL approximation slidesslides
12:00-12:30 pm Juergen Reuter NLO event generation for chargino production at the ILC slidesslides
12:30-1:30 pm Lunch
Plenary session III
1 West

Chair: Kirill Melnikov
1:30-2:00 pm Darren Forde Constructing QCD one-loop amplitudes slidesslides
2:00-2:30 pm Stefan Dittmaier NLO QCD corrections to ttbar+jet production at hadron colliders slidesslides
2:30-3:00 pm Georg Weiglein CP-violating loop effects in the MSSM slidesslides
3:00-3:30 pm Malgorzata Awramik Electroweak two-loop corrections to the effective weak mixing angle slidesslides
3:30-4:00 pm Coffee break
Plenary session IV
1 West

Chair: Stefan Dittmaier
4:00-4:30 pm Scott Willenbrock Backgrounds to Higgs and Single Top at NLO slidesslides
4:30-5:00 pm Thomas McElmurry Choosing the Factorization Scale in Perturbative QCD slidesslides
5:00-5:30 pm Andreas Scharf Weak corrections to top pair and bottom pair production at Hadron Colliders slidesslides
5:30-6:00 pm Zungguo Si One-loop calculations for top pair production at hadron colliders slidesslides
6:15-8:15 pm Reception
8:15 pm- Participants disperse for Dinner (list of local restaurants)

Tuesday, April 17, 2007
Plenary session V
1 West

Chair: Bill Kilgore
8:30-9:00 am Barbara Jaeger NLO QCD Corrections to Weak Boson pair production via Vector Boson Fusion slidesslides
9:00-9:30 am Marcus Weber Contributions to Higgs production in Vector Boson Fusion at O(alphas^2 alpha^3) slidesslides
9:30-10:00 am Margarete Muehlleitner Higgs boson production via gluon fusion: squark loops at NLO QCD slidesslides
10:00-10:30 am Alejandro Daleo Mass effects in Higgs production at hadron colliders slidesslides
10:30-11:00 am Coffee break
Plenary session VI
1 West

Chair: Yannick Meurice
11:00-11:30 am Daniel Maitre Antenna Subtraction for initial state hadrons slidesslides
11:30-12:00 pm Frank Petriello Electroweak gauge boson production at hadron colliders slidesslides
12:00-12:30 pm Thomas Becher Two-loop QED corrections to Bhabha scattering slidesslides
12:30-1:00 pm Joey Huston Work Order: Theoretical calculations needed for the LHC slidesslides
1:00-2:00 pm Lunch
Plenary session VII
1 West

Chair: Ulrich Baur
2:00-2:30 pm Giampiero Passarino Shadows of the renormalization tree: the two-loop standard modelslidesslides
2:30-3:00 pm Steve Martin Refined physical masses in supersymmetry slidesslides
3:00-3:30 pm Robert Schoefbeck Two-loop SQCD corrections to chargino and neutralino pole masses in the MSSM slidesslides
3:30-4:00 pm Coffee break
Plenary session VIII
1 West

Chair: Frank Petriello
4:00-4:30 pm Thomas Hahn A Mathematica interface for FormCalc-generated code slidesslides
4:30-5:00 pm Roberto Pittau Reducing one-loop amplitudes to scalar integrals at the integrand level slidesslides
5:00-5:30 pm Thomas Binoth Building a GOLEM for the LHC slidesslides
5:30-6:00 pm Ayres Freitas Radiative corrections to co-annihilation processes slidesslides
7:00 pm- Dinner at Chez Leon

Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Plenary session IX
1 West

Chair: Roberto Pittau
8:30-9:00 am Ashutosh Kotwal W mass measurement at CDF (status of D0) slidesslides
9:00-9:30 am Bill Kilgore Fully differential Drell-Yan production at next-to-next-to-leading order QCD slidesslides
9:30-10:00 am Guido Montagna Combining electroweak and QCD corrections to weak boson production at hadron collidersslidesslides
10:00-10:30 am Markus Schulze Electroweak corrections to gauge boson production at the LHC slidesslides
10:30-11:00 am Coffee break
Plenary session X
1 West

Chair: Giampiero Passarino
11:00-11:30 am Johan Alwall Matching of matrix elements and parton showers using MadEvent and Pythia slidesslides
11:30-12:00 pm Peter Skands Parton Showers and NLO Matrix Elements slidesslides
12:00-12:30 pm Yannick Meurice Convergent multi-loop expansions slidesslides
12:30-1:00 pm Dave Rainwater Breakdown of the narrow width approximation for new physics slidesslides
1:00-2:00 pm Lunch
Plenary session XI
1 West

Chair: Guido Montagna
2:00-2:30 pm Andre Hoang Factorization approach to top mass reconstruction slidesslides
2:30-3:00 pm Pavel Nadolsky Resummation for diphoton production in glue-glue scattering at hadron collidersslidesslides
3:00-4:00 pm David Kosower Summary and Conclusionsslidesslides
4:00 pm Adjourn

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