Particle and Astroparticle Physics Colloquium


Tuesday 16:30 in 28B110

Joint experiment/theory seminar on Particle and Astroparticle Physics in the context of the RTG Physics of the Heaviest Particles at the LHC.


Date Speaker Title
23/01/2024Kirill Skovpen (Ghent University)Observation of four-top-production at the LHC
16/01/2024Alexander Lenz (University of Siegen)Flavour Physics - Quo vadis?​ (postponed)
12/12/2023Manal Alsairafi, Kai Adamowicz, Saimeng Zhou (RWTH Aachen University)Introductory presentations by new PhD students
28/11/2023Marie Hein, Benedikt Gurdon, Houssem Amami, Nitish Kumar (RWTH Aachen University)Introductory presentations by new PhD students
14/11/2023Michal Czakon (RWTH Aachen University)Introduction to the RTG, past and future, and Q&A with the RTG students
11/07/2023Ilaria Brivio (University of Bologna, Italy)Hunting new physics footprints: EFT interpretations of LHC data
04/07/2023Colomba Brancaccio / Lukas Simon (RTG / RWTH Aachen University)Student presentations B
20/06/2023Danilo Meuser / Jonathan Hermann (RTG / RWTH Aachen University)Student presentations A
06/06/2023Terry Generet (RTG, RWTH Aachen University)Top-pair production in association with a B-hadron at NNLO
23/05/2023Abideh Jafari (DESY and Isfahan University of Technology)Still on top after about three decades
25/04/2023Markus Steidl (KIT, Karlsruhe)KATRIN experiment - What is the absolute mass scale of neutrinos?
18/04/2023Rene Poncelet (Cambridge University, UK)Jet identification and flavoured jet algorithms
11/04/2023Rikkert Frederix (Lund University, Sweden)Matching and Merging: Combining Matrix Elements and Parton Showers
04/04/2023Javier Llorente (Simon Fraser University, Canada)Jet event shapes at the LHC and the precision determination of alpha_s from jet data
02/02/2023Thea Klaeboe Aarrestad (ETH Zurich)Ultrafast Machine Learning Inference at the Large Hadron Collider
31/01/2023Geraldine Servant (DESY)Baryogenesis during the electroweak phase transition
24/01/2023Susanne Kühn (CERN)The ECFA Detector R&D Roadmap and its implementation
17/01/2023Felix Kahlhöfer (KIT)The collider cosmology connection
10/01/2023Thomas Teubner (University of Liverpool)g-2 puzzles: a status update
06/12/2022Felix Eschment, Florian Mausolf, Tom Schellenberger (RWTH Aachen University, GRK)Student talks
22/11/2022Achim Stahl (RWTH Aachen University)Tau leptons: from their discovery to a tool of discover
12/07/2022Jasmina Nasufi (RWTH Aachen University)ttW and ttZ with full off-shell effects at NLO QCD
05/07/2022Arnd Meyer (RWTH Aachen University)Model-independent anomaly searches at the LHC
24/05/2022ScreeningViewing of "Picture a Scientist”
17/05/2022Elena Bratkovskaya (GSI, Darmstadt)Properties of hot and dense matter created in heavy-ion collisions
19/04/2022Jan Steggemann (EPFL, Lausanne)Latest Higgs-boson experimental results
12/04/2022Spandan Mondal (RWTH Aachen University)Charming the Higgs at CMS: Latest advances in charm tagging and a search for the Higgs decaying to charm quarks
25/01/2022Dennis NollStatus & Prospects of Higgs Pair Production Searches at the LHC
18/01/2022Xavier CoubezJet tagging techniques - CANCELLED - moved to SS2022
21/12/2021Sebastian WuchterlExperimental aspects of probing the top quark mass
14/12/2021Michele Lupattellittbb at the LHC: on the size of corrections and b-jet definitions
07/12/2021Gordon WattsGetting the most out of the High Luminosity LHC: The Evolving Computing Landscape
23/11/2021Juan RojoThe Path to Proton Structure at One-Percent Accuracy
26/10/2021Tristan Du PreeSearch for the Higgs boson decay to charm quarks at the ATLAS experiment
20/07/2021Christoph Langenbruch (RWTH Aachen University)Flavour anomalies in rare B decays
13/07/2021Tobias Hurth (Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz)Semileptonic Penguins and the b to s Anomalies
06/07/2021Ralph Assmann (DESY Hamburg)New Particle Acceleration Methods for High Energy Physics
22/06/2021Stefan Hild (Maastricht University)Unravelling the Mysteries of the Dark Side of the Universe with the Einstein Telescope
08/06/2021Frank Hartmann (Karlsruhe School of Elementary Particle and Astroparticle)Overview of the LHC Upgrade for HL-LHC
11/05/2021Anke Biekötter (IPPP Durham)Hunting New Physics in a Model-Independent Framework
27/04/2021Stefan Weinzierl (Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz)Modern Methods for Scattering Amplitudes
09/02/2021Mikael Kuusela (Department of Statistics and Data Science, Carnegie Mellon University)Unfolding in High Energy Physics: A Statistician's Perspective
02/02/2021Thomas Becher (University of Bern)Effective Theory for Jet Processes
26/01/2021Maria Ubiali (University of Cambridge)New frontiers in the determination of the proton structure
15/12/2020Thorben Quast (CERN)CMS HGCAL Overview
08/12/2020Giulio Settanta (Forschungzentrum Jülich)First detection of solar neutrinos from the CNO cycle with the Borexino detector
01/12/2020Christoph Weniger (University of Amsterdam)Turbocharging dark matter research with simulator-based inference and differentiable programming
10/11/2020Joachim Kopp (University of Mainz & CERN)Neutrino Physics: Status and Prospects
23/06/2020Steffen Schumann (Universität Göttingen)The art of combining matrix elements and QCD parton showers
09/06/2020Melissa van Beekveld (Nikhef / Radboud University Nijmegen)Power up your logarithm: the large impact of 'subleading' terms
26/05/2020Andreas Hinzmann (Hamburg University)From raw data to published experimental results at the LHC
12/05/2020Alexander Grohsjean (DESY)Top quark spin: A window to new physics?
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

Archive of the talks of the past semesters