Seminars (past semesters)

Date Speaker Title
09/02/2021Olaf Behnke (DESY)Unfolding with respect to ttbar cross-sections
02/02/2021Thomas Becher (University of Bern)Soft-collinear effective theory
26/01/2021Maria Ubiali (University of Cambridge)Parton density functions
12/01/2021Merijn van de Klundert (DESY)Analysis of the CP structure of the Yukawa coupling between the Higgs boson and τ leptons in proton-proton collisions at 13 TeV
15/12/2020Thorben Quast (CERN)CMS HGCAL Overview
01/12/2020Christoph Weniger (University of Amsterdam)Usage of Machine Learning in Dark Matter searches
21/01/2020Peter Fackeldey (RWTH)Higgs pair production status at LHC (Run II)
14/01/2020Dirk Krücker (DESY Hamburg)The modern Times of HEP Analysis
17/12/2019Matthias Schröder (KIT)The Higgs Boson at the Top: ttH Status and Future
03/12/2019Sascha Caron (Radboud University, Nikhef)Expanding the search for new physics via data-derived signal regions, automatisation and machine learning
19/11/2019Michal Bluj (Warsaw)Testing CP structure of Higgs couplings at LHC
15/10/2019Kumiko Kotera (Paris)The Giant Radio Array for Neutrino Detection
09/07/2019Felice Pantaleo (CERN)Towards a heterogenous computing farm for the CMS High Level Trigger
25/06/2019Dietrich Bödeker (Uni Bielefeld)Hot QCD
18/06/2019Belina von Krosigk (TRIUMF, Vancouver)Searches for Dark Sector Particles with SuperCDMS SNOLAB
28/05/2019Andreas Meyer (DESY)Physics at the HL-LHC
21/05/2019Yoann Genolini (ULB, Brussels)DM and compact objects
02/04/2019Stefano Gariazzo (IFIC Valencia)Relic neutrinos and the PTOLEMY project
29/01/2019José Espinosa (Barcelona, IFAE)Implications and Signatures of a Metastable Electroweak Vacuum
22/01/2019Babette Döbrich (CERN)ALP and Axion searches with NA62 and RADES
11/12/2018Christian Hoelbling (Wuppertal)Anatomy of the proton mass
04/12/2018Andrei Puiu (Milano Bicocca)Holmes, the challenge of measuring the neutrino mass
20/11/2018Luca Mastrolorenzo (RWTH Aachen/CERN)Observation of the Higgs boson decay to bottom quarks with the CMS experiment
13/11/2018Andrea Pocar (UMass Amherst)Searching for neutrinoless double beta decay with EXO-200 and nEXO
30/10/2018Thomas Kuhr (LMU Munich)Flavour physics at Belle 2
23/10/2018Laura Lopez Honorez (Vrije Universiteit Brussel)EDGES observations of the 21cm line and possible implications for astroparticle physics
24/07/2018René Reimann (RWTH Aachen)Compelling Evidence for Neutrino Emission from a Blazar
17/07/2018Angela Papa (University of Pisa/PSI)Charged lepton flavour violation search with the MEGII experiment at PSI and future prospects
10/07/2018Christoph Langenbruch (RWTH)Flavour Anomalies at LHCb
26/06/2018Gregor Kasieczka (Hamburg)Deep Learning in Particle Physics
12/06/2018Anders Kvellestad (Oslo)Chasing SUSY through parameter space - global fits in the MSSM
05/06/2018Albert De Roeck (CERN/University of Antwerp)Searches for Long Lived Particles at the Large Hadron Collider
29/05/2018Daniel Litim (University of Sussex)Asymptotic safety of gauge theories and quantum gravity
15/05/2018Alexander Schmidt (RWTH)Search for dark matter Axions with the MADMAX experiment
08/05/2018Walter Winter (DESY-Zeuthen)Fundamental physics tests with neutrinos traveling over cosmological distances
30/01/2018Philipp Mertsch (RWTH Aachen)Three elephants in the gamma-ray sky
23/01/2018Walter Winter (DESY Zeuthen)Fundamental physics tests with neutrinos traveling over cosmological distances
16/01/2018Karsten Büsser (DESY)The International Linear Collider - Status and Perspectives
12/12/2017Jorg Horandel (Nijmegen)Observing the low-frequency universe with LOFAR
21/11/2017Aaron Vincent (Imperial College)Illuminating the dark sector with astrophysical neutrinos
14/11/2017Thierry Lasserre (CNRS)Sterile Neutrinos & Dark Matter
17/10/2017Herbert Dreiner (Bonn)R-Parity violation at the LHC
25/07/2017F. Krauss (Durham University)Precision Simulations for the LHC
18/07/2017M. Krämer (RWTH Aachen)Probing dark matter with cosmic ray antiprotons
04/07/2017W. Handley (Cambridge)Modern Bayesian Inference: Theory and Practice
20/06/2017D. Lopez-Val (KIT)Higgs portrays beyond the Standard Model
13/06/2017M. Doser (CERN)Experiments on antimatter at CERN
06/06/2017D. Straub (TU München)Searches for Physics beyond the Standard Model with Flavour
30/05/2017S. Söldner-Rembold (University of Manchester)Neutrino (and other) Physics with Liquid-argon Detectors
16/05/2017R. Thorne (UCL)Parton Distribution Functions at the LHC
17/01/2017R. Beck (MPIfR, Bonn)Magnetic fields of nearby galaxies, the Milky Way, and the intergalactic space
10/01/2017F. Staub (KIT)Introduction to gauge mediated SUSY breaking
20/12/2016K. Hagiwara (KEK and Wisconsin)Physics potential of T2HKK: neutrino oscillation from Tokai to Hyper-Kamiokande in Kamioka and in Korea
13/12/2016P. Fischer (Heidelberg)Novel fast and position sensitive photo detectors based on SiPMs and APDs
19/07/2016A. Lindner (DESY)Illuminating the dark side: new approaches to search for the dominating matter in our universe
12/07/2016S. Sibiryakov (CERN)Black hole physics: Gravity meets information theory
05/07/2016M. Cirelli (Paris-Saclay)Antinuclei production from DM annihilation
28/06/2016J. Butterworth (University College London)Measurements and Model Independence at Colliders
21/06/2016C. Hahnhart (FZ Jülich)How can we unravel the mysteries of the QCD spectrum?
14/06/2016D. Blas (CERN)On perturbative techniques to study structure formation in cosmology
24/05/2016R. Harlander (RWTH)Some topics on Higgs physics
10/05/2016A. Nelles (Irvine)ARIANNA: Radio detection of high energy neutrinos on the Ross Ice Shelf of Antarctica
03/05/2016B. Dönigus (Frankfurt)Production of (anti-)matter and exotics at the LHC
19/04/2016U. Kraus (Hildesheim)Visualization of Special and General Relativity
26/01/2016J. Tjus (Bochum)Cosmic Accelerators and IceCube neutrinos
19/01/2016L. Ludhova (RWTH und FZ Jülich)Solar and Geo Neutrinos
22/12/2015F. Sanchez (IFAE Barcelona)T2K: present results and challenges
08/12/2015P. Beltrame (Edinburgh)How close to enlightening this dark universe? The status of dark matter direct searches
01/12/2015S. Ostapchenko (FIAS Frankfurt)Constraints from LHC on simulations of nuclear interaction in Cosmic Rays
24/11/2015R. Catena (Göttingen)Effective theory of dark matter-nucleon interactions
10/11/2015J. Albrecht (Dortmund)Search for New Physics and News about Old Physics
03/11/2015W. Lohmann (DESY)Beam Radiation Instrumentation and Luminosity - the BRIL project
14/07/2015L. Baudis (Zuerich)Searching for dark matter with XENON and DARWIN
23/06/2015J. Goodman (U. of Maryland)High Energy Gamma Astronomy with the High Altitude Water Cherenkov Observatory (HAWC)
09/06/2015D. Lhuillier (CEA Saclay)The reactor neutrino spectrum and the reactor anomaly
02/06/2015G. Dissertori (ETH Zürich)The LHC experiments
19/05/2015P. Salati (LAPTh Annecy)The relation between dark matter and cosmic rays
28/04/2015T. Flacke (KAIST Daejeon)Searching for Universal Extra Dimensions at Colliders and in the Sky
21/04/2015T. Flacke (KAIST Daejeon)Search Strategies for Composite Higgs Models at LHC run II
14/04/2015A. Pich (IFIC Valencia)Flavour & Electroweak Symmetry Breaking
25/02/2015T. Feldmann (Siegen)Factorization in Heavy-Quark Decays
27/01/2015M.G. Pia (INFN Genua)Geant4: an established instrument and a playground for research
20/01/2015H. Weber (RWTH)First measurements of flavour dependence of the Higgs Boson couplings to Leptons with CMS
13/01/2015A. Schukraft (Fermilab)The MicroBooNE experiment
16/12/2014P. Gonzalez (NKI Amsterdam)Principles of EPID Dosimetry
09/12/2014T. Golling (Geneva)Planning for the next discovery with LHC’s Run II
25/11/2014T. Marrodan (MPI fuer Kernphysik Heidelberg)Astrophysical searches for dark matter
11/11/2014A. Kellerbauer (MPI fuer Kernphysik Heidelberg)High-Precision Studies with Antihydrogen
04/11/2014B. Allanach (Cambridge)Explaining CMS lepton excesses with supersymmetry
28/10/2014V. Schulz (Uniklinik RWTH Aachen)Basic principles of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) and recent results of an in-house developed PET-system using digital silicon photomultipliers (SiPMs)