Particle Physics Colloquia:

Next Seminar

Wednesday, June 11
Daniel Maitre , SLAC
Automation of one-loop Amplitudes

2:00 pm, 6206, JCMB, Physics

Wednesday, June 18
Lorenzo Magnea , Turin
Non-perturbative effects for QCD jets at hadron colliders

2:00 pm, 6206, JCMB, Physics

Spring term 2008

Date Time Room Speaker Institute Title
23/01/20082pm5326Kazunori KohriLancasterCosmological implications of a long-lived massive particle and its detectability at LHC
30/01/20081pmRoyal ObservatoryPPT StudentsEdinburghPPT Symposium
06/02/20082pm5326Markus AhlersOxfordProbing Exotic Physics with Neutrino Telescopes
13/02/200810.30amRoyal SocietyHiggs-Maxwell-WorkshopEdinburghElectroweak Symmetry Breaking
20/02/20082pm5326Silvia NeccoValenciaTesting chiral effective theory with lattice QCD
27/02/20082pm5326Alberto GuffantiFreiburgNon-perturbative effects in the W and Z transverse momentum distribution
05/03/20082pm5326Björn LederDublinNon-perturbative renormalisation and lattice fermions with improved chiral properties
12/03/20082pm5326David KaplanUniv. of WashingtonSign Problems in Lattice Field Theory
19/03/20085pm6206Roberto PittauGranadaThe OPP method to compute one-loop amplitudes at the integrand level
26/03/20082pm5326Terrance FigyDurhamNLO QCD corrections for Higgs production via VBF in association of three jets
02/04/20082pm6206Frank SteffenMPI MünchenSupersymmetric Dark Matter Candidates
07/04/20082pm6206Keith EllisFermilabThe assault on one loop QCD
17/04/20082pm6206Jeff ForshawManchesterSoft gluons and superleading logarithms
07/05/20082pm6206Joey HustonMichigan StateFirst we rediscover the Standard Model: roadmap for the first inverse femtobarn at the LHC
11/06/20082pm6206Daniel MaitreSLACAutomation of one-loop Amplitudes
18/06/20082pm6206Lorenzo MagneaTurinNon-perturbative effects for QCD jets at hadron colliders

Local details:

The Colloquia are held in Lecture Theatre C (=3908) in Semester 1 and in 5326 in Semester 2, both in the James Clerk Maxwell Building (JCMB), King's Buildings.
Maps of the University in the City of Edinburgh can be found here

Previous Seminars:

Autumn 2007
Winter/Spring 2007
Autumn 2006
Winter/Spring Term 2006
Autumn Term 2005

Other seminars in the department:

Joint Edinburgh-Glasgow Seminars on Particle Physics Theory
PPT Journal Club
Particle Physics Experiment Seminars.
General Interest Seminars.
Seminars at the Royal Observatory Edinburgh.
Mathematical Physics Seminars.

Seminars elsewhere:

Seminars and Colloquia in the Applied Maths group.
Particle physics seminars at Glasgow University

For further information contact:
Jan Wennekers (