Talks by IFAE members

in 2016


ATLAS Group

Bosman, Martine

  • Recent ATLAS results. Talk at PLANCK 2016, Valencia (Spain), May 2016.

Casolino, Mirko

  • Results from ttH/VH Searches with the ATLAS Detector. Talk at International Conference on Discovery Physics at the LHC, Kruger Gate (South Africa), December 2016.

Farooque, Trisha

  • SUSY searches - squark and gluino production (RPC and RPV). Talk at ATLAS Week, New York (USA), July 2016.
  • Massive vector-like quarks using boosted particle reconstructions. Talk at BOOST2016, Zurich (Switzerland), August 2016.

Fischer, Cora

  • Search for new phenomena in monojet plus missing transverse momentum final states in pp collisions at 13 TeV using the ATLAS detector. Talk at DM@LHC Workshop 2016, Amsterdam (The Netherlands), April 2016.
  • Study of TileCal Scintillators Irradiation using the Minimum Bias Integrators. Talk at CALOR 2016, Daegu (Republic of Korea), May 2016.

Fracchia, Silvia

  • Search for bottom squarks in √s=13 TeV pp collisions with the ATLAS detector. Poster at LHCC Meeting, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), March 2016.
  • Search for direct stop and sbottom pair production with the ATLAS detector. Talk at SUSY 2016, Melbourne (Australia), July 2016.

Gerbaudo, Davide

  • H->μ/e+tau, Z->e/μ+tau, high mass LFV Z'. Talk at ATLAS Beyond the Standard Model Higgs and Exotics Joint Workshop, Grenoble (France), April 2016.
  • Triggering on multijets at the LHC. Talk at Higgs Tasting Workshop 2016, Benasque (Spain), May 2016.
  • Search for non-standard and rare decays of the Higgs boson with the ATLAS detector. Talk at International Conference on High Energy Physics (ICHEP 2016), Chicago (USA), August 2016.
  • L1Topo trigger validation. Talk at ATLAS Trigger and Data Acquisition week, Barcelona (Spain), September 2016.

Juste, Aurelio

  • Searches for Top and Higgs Compositeness at the LHC and Beyond. Talk at IAS Program on The Future of High Energy Physic, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology - Jockey Club Institute of Advanced Study, Hong Kong (China), January 2016.
  • Searches for New Phenomena at the LHC. Talk at XLIV International Meeting on Fundamental Physics, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), April 2016.
  • Status and Prospects of Direct Searches for Top and Higgs Compositeness at the LHC. Talk at 3rd NPKI Workshop at Seoul: “The lessons from the first results of Run 2 at the LHC, New Physics Korea Institute - Korea University, Seoul (Republic of Korea), June 2016.
  • Status Model Higgs Boson Studies at the LHC. Talk at PASCOS 2016: 22nd International Symposium on Particles Strings and Cosmology - XIIth Rencontres du Vietnam, ICISE, Quy Nhon (Vietnam), July 2016.
  • Searches for ttH at the LHC. Talk at Higgs Days at Santander 2016 Workshop, Instituto de Física de Cantabria, Santander (Spain), September 2016.

Martínez, Mario

  • Status of the Spanish Program for Particle Physics and Accelerators. Talk at XLIV International Meeting on Fundamental Physics, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), April 2016.

Mir, Lluïsa M.

  • H+ searches in ATLAS (II): H+→tb. Talk at CHARGED 2016, Uppsala (Sweden), October 2016.

Riu, Imma

  • The ATLAS Level-1 Topological Trigger Performance in Run 2. Talk at CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.
  • Top and Standard Model Results of ATLAS and CMS in Run 2. Talk at CPAN Days, Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza (Spain), November 2016.

Valery, Loic

  • Overview of SUSY searches at the LHC. Talk at Théory LHC France Workshop, Orsay (France), November 2016.
  • Searches for new phenomena in ttbar+heavy-flavor final states at ATLAS. Talk at CPAN Days, Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza (Spain), November 2016.

ATLAS Pixels Group

Casanova, Raimon

  • A Verilog-A Model of a Charge Sensitive Amplifier for a HV-CMOS Pixel Sensor. Talk at SMACD 2016, Lisbon (Portugal), June 2016.
  • A Fully Monolithic HV-CMOS Pixel Detector with a Time-to-Digital Converter for Nanosecond Time Measurements. Talk at Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP 2016), Karlsruhe (Germany), September 2016.

Cavallaro, Emanuele

  • First measured results on the H35Demo chips for application in ATLAS tracker upgrade. Talk at IWORID 2016, Barcelona (Spain), July 2016.
  • Edge TCT study on irradiated AMS H35 CMOS devices for the ATLAS ITk. Talk at Topical Workshop on Electronics for Particle Physics (TWEPP 2016) Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe (Germany), September 2016.
  • Edge TCT study on irradiated AMS H35 CMOS devices for the ATLAS ITk. Talk at 2nd TCT Workshop, Ljbubljana (Slovenia), October 2016.

Foster, Fabian

  • Beam test of 3D pixel detectors up to fluences of 9e15 neq/cm2. Talk at 4th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2016, LAL Orsay (France), February 2016.

Grinstein, Sebastián

  • 3D Sensores for the HL-LHC. Talk at 11th Trento Meeting on Advanced Silicon Radiation Detectors, LPNHE, Paris (France), February 2016.
  • Experience with the AFP 3D Silicon Pixel Tracker. Talk at 8th International Workshop on Semiconductor Pixel Detectors for Particles and Imaging (PIXEL 2016), Sestri-Levante (Italy), September 2016.
  • Spanish activities in the ATLAS upgrade. Talk at VIII CPAN DAYS, Zaragoza (Spain), November 2016.

Lange, Joern

  • Beam tests of the ATLAS Forward Proton (AFP) Detector. Talk at 4th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2016, LAL, Orsay (France), February 2016.
  • AFP Beam Tests – Integration and Tracker. Talk at LHC Working Group on Forward Physics and Diffraction, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), March 2016.
  • HVCMOS Activities at IFAE. Talk at AIDA 2020 First Annual Meeting, Hamburg (Germany), June 2016.
  • 3D Sensors for the HL-LHC. Talk at 8th International Workshop on Semiconductor Pixel Detectors for Particles and Imaging (PIXEL 2016), Sestri-Levante (Italy), September 2016.

Lopez, Iván

  • AFP tracker production and testing. Talk at LHC Working Group on Forward Physics and Diffraction, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), March 2016.
  • AFP Silicon tracker. Talk at 3rd Elba Workshop on Forward Physics @ LHC Energy, Elba (Italy), June 2016.
  • Installation and Commissioning of the ATLAS Forward Proton (AFP) detector. Talk at ICHEP 2016, Chicago (USA), August 2016.

Simon, L.

  • TCT Measurements on 3D Small Pitch Sensors. Talk at 2nd TCT Workshop, Ljbubljana (Slovenia), October 2016.

Vázquez, David

  • IFAE Track reconstruction with EUTelescope. Talk at 4th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2016 LAL, Orsay (France), February 2016.
  • 3D sensors for HL-LHC. Talk at IWORID 2016, Barcelona (Spain), July 2016.

Neutrinos Group

Bourguille, Bruno

  • Poster at the Taller de Altas Energias 201. Poster at Taller de Altas Energias 2016 (TAE), Benasque (Spain), September 2016.

Leyton, Michael

  • Neutrino geoscience and reactor monitoring with direction-sensitive detectors. Talk at Applied Antineutrino Physics, Liverpool (United Kingdom), December 2016.

Sánchez, Federico

  • Tensors in 2p2h Nieves Model. Talk at Saclay (France), April 2016.
  • MC and experiments. Talk at Saclay (France), April 2016.
  • Neutrino Oscillatons: state of the subject. Talk at GSI, Darmstadt (Germany), June 2016.
  • IFAE” talk at the CERCA annual meeting. Talk at CCCB, Barcelona (Spain), June 2016.
  • CERN neutrino platform. Talk at VIII CPAN days, Zaragoza (Spain), November 2016.
  • Physics prospects for neutrino-nucleus cross-section. Talk at 100th Plenary ECFA meeting CERN (), Geneva (Switzerland), November 2016.
  • Precision oscillation neutrino experiments nuclear physics and the need for near detectors. Talk at Univ. Geneva, Geneva (Switzerland), December 2016.

Gamma Ray Group

Blanch, Òscar

  • Recent highlights of the MAGIC telescopes. Talk at 6th International Symposium on High-Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Heidelberg (Germany), July 2016.

Cortina, Juan

  • VHE Gamma-ray sources in view of the Cherenkov Telescope Array. Talk at Frontier Research in Astrophysics – II, Mondello (Palermo) (Italy), May 2016.
  • Overview and Status of the Cherenkov Telescope Array. Talk at IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium 2016, Strasbourg (France), October 2016.

Fernández-Barral, Alba

  • VHE gamma-ray observations of the Type Ia Supernova SN 2014J with the MAGIC telescopes. Poster at 6th International Symposium on High-Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Heidelberg (Germany), July 2016.
  • VHE gamma-ray observations of binary systems with the MAGIC telescopes. Talk at TeV Particle Astrphysics conference 2016, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), September 2016.
  • Detection of gamma rays of likely jet origin in Cygnus X-1. Poster at TeV Particle Astrophysics conference 2016, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), September 2016.

Guberman, Daniel

  • MAGIC under strong moonlight: an instrument to measure the shadowing of cosmic ray electrons/positrons by the Moon?. Poster at 20th International School of Cosmic Ray Astrophysics “Maurice M. Saphiro”, Erice (Italy), August 2016.

Martínez, Manel

  • CTA. Talk at Meeting of the Sociedad Española de Astrofísica (SEA), Bilbao (Spain), July 2016.
  • Astroparticles: the cosmic high energy frontier. Extreme Universe, extreme detectors. Talk at Taller de Altas Energías (TAE) Benasque (Spain) 2016, Benasque (Spain), July 2016.

Moralejo, Abelardo

  • Measuring the Extragalactic Background Light with gamma-ray telescopes. Talk at Dipartimento di Fisica Padova University, Padova (Italy), June 2016.

Palacio, Joaquim

  • Exploring the physics frontier with the MAGIC Telescopes: Indirect dark matter searches. Talk at Identification of Dark Matter, Sheffield (UK), July 2016.

Rico, Javier

  • Gamma-rays/CTA. Talk at XLIV International Meeting on Fundamental Physics, Madrid (Spain), April 2016.
  • The Cherenkov Telescope Array and its Core Science Program. Talk at IV Fundamental Cosmology Meeting, Barcelona (Spain), June 2016.
  • Review of Fundamental Physics results with the MAGIC telescopes. Talk at 6th International Symposium on High-Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Heideberg (Germany), July 2016.

Ward, J. E.

  • Light-Trap: A SiPM Upgrade for VHE Astronomy and Beyond. Talk at 18th International Workshop on Radiation Imaging Detectors (IWORID16), Barcelona (Spain), July 2016.
  • Light-Trap Cluster: Design Proposal. Talk at Light-Trap Cluster meeting - MPI, Munich (Germany), October 2016.
  • Towards an Open High-Level Data Format for Gamma-Ray Astronomy. Talk at LIV F2F meeting Institució CERCA, Barcelona (Spain), November 2016.

Cosmology Group

Aleksić, Jelena

  • Digging Deeper in Imaging Surveys. Talk at Statistical Challenges in 21st Century Cosmology, Chania (Greece), May 2016.

Gatti, Marco

  • Clustering-based redshift estimation for photo-metric surveys: application to DES. Talk at ICTP school, Trieste (Italy), June 2016.

Kovács, András

  • Cosmic voids in the Dark Energy Survey. Talk at Cosmology seminar at Sussex University, Sussex (UK), January 2016.
  • Probing the ISW imprint of photo-z voids with SDSS, Pan-STARRS1 and DES. Talk at Theoretical Cosmology seminar talk at the Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation, Portsmouth (UK), January 2016.
  • The Integrated Sachs-Wolfe imprint of voids: implications to the CMB Cold Spot anomal. Talk at Cosmology seminar at University College London (UK), London (UK), January 2016.
  • Cold imprint of supervoids in the Cosmic Microwave Background. Talk at IberiCOS meeting, Porto (Portugal), March 2016.
  • Cosmic troublemakers: the Cold Spot, the Eridanus Supervoid and the Great Walls. Poster at Statistical Challenges in 21st Century Cosmology, Chania (Greece), May 2016.
  • Dark Energy illuminated by cosmic voids in the DES footprint. Poster at Statistical Challenges in 21st Century Cosmology, Chania (Greece), May 2016.
  • Imprint of DES super-structures in the Cosmic Microwave Background. Poster at Meeting on Fundamental Cosmology ICCUB, Barcelona (Spain), June 2016.

Miquel, Ramon

  • Dark Energy: Galaxy Surveys. Talk at APPEC Town Hall Meeting, Paris (France), April 2016.
  • Large Scale Structure Surveys: Results from DES. Talk at 28th Rencontres de Blois: Particle Physics and Cosmology, Blois (France), June 2016.

Sánchez, Carles

  • Galaxy clustering and weak gravitational lensing in the Dark Energy Survey Science Verification data. Talk at Department of Astronomy and Cerro Calán Observatory - Universidad de Chile, Santiago (Chile), January 2016.
  • Galaxy clustering and weak gravitational lensing in the Dark Energy Survey Science Verification data. Talk at European Southern Observatory (ESO), Santiago (Chile), January 2016.
  • Early Weak Lensing results from the Dark Energy Survey. Talk at COSMO16, University of Michigan, Ann Arbos (USA), August 2016.

Vielzeuf, Pauline

  • Clustering-based redshift estimation for photo-metric surveys: application to DES. Talk at ICTP school, Trieste (Italy), June 2016.

Medical Imaging Group

Chmeissani, Mokhtar

  • Circuit Design to reduce the impact of Charge sharing in pixel semiconductor detector. Talk at CMOS Emerging Technology Research Conference, Montreal (Canada), May 2016.
  • Simulation of Positron Emission Mammography Imaging with Pixelated CdTe. Potser at IWDM 2016 – 13th International Workshop on Breast Imaging, Malmö (Sweden), June 2016.
  • Using Compton Scattering for Random Coincidence Rejection. Potser at 18th International Workshop on Radiation Imaging Detectors (IWORID2016), Barcelona (Spain), July 2016.
  • ERICA: an energy resolving photon counting readout ASIC for X-ray in-line cameras. Potser at 18th International Workshop on Radiation Imaging Detectors (IWORID2016), Barcelona (Spain), July 2016.
  • Simple Algorithm to Sum Charge Sharing in Photon Counting Pixel Semiconductor Detector. Potser at 18th International Workshop on Radiation Imaging Detectors (IWORID2016), Barcelona (Spain), July 2016.

Theory Group

Espinosa, José Ramón

  • Cosmological relaxation of the electroweak scal. Talk at 51st Rencontres de Moriond: Electroweak Interactions and Unified Theories, La Thuile (Italy), March 2016.
  • Higgs Inflation as a Mirage. Talk at Theoretical Cosmology Meetings, Utrecht (The Netherlands), November 2016.
  • Cosmological Implications of Higgs Near-Criticality. Talk at Helsinki Higgs Forum, Helsinki (Finland), December 2016.
  • Higgs Inflation as a Mirag. Talk at Bethe Forum 'Beyond the standard Higgs-system'BCTP, Bonn (Germany), December 2016.

Panico, Giuliano

  • Introduction to composite Higgs models. Lectures at SFB Lectures series, DESY Hamburg January 2016.
  • heory Introduction to HH production. Plenary talk at HH at HL-LHC' meeting, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), May 2016.
  • Composite Higgs. Lectures at 6th NExT PhD Workshop: The Quest for New Physics in the LHC Run II ERA', University of Sussex, Sussex (UK), June 2016.
  • Double Higgs production at the LHC and Beyon. Plenary talk at Higgs Hunting 2016' workshop, LPNHE, Paris (France), September 2016.

Pomarol, Alex

  • Higgs couplings from the perspective of BSM physics. Talk at Zurich Phenomenology Workshop (ZPW 2016), Zurich (Switzerland), January 2016.
  • First Impressions at 13 TeV. Talk at Franco-Italian Meeting on B Physics, Paris (France), January 2016.
  • New dynamics in the EW sector. Talk at 2016 Phenomenology Symposium, Pittsburg (USA), January 2016.
  • Theory overview of new phenomena. Talk at Fourth Annual Large Hadron Collider Physics Conference (LHCP2016), Lund (Sweden), January 2016.
  • Flavor without symmetries” A First Glance Beyond the Energy Frontier. Talk at A First Glance Beyond the Energy Frontier - ICTP, Trieste (Italy), January 2016.
  • BSM Theory Overview. Talk at The 12th Central European Seminar on Particle Physics and Quantum Field Theory, Vienna (Austria), January 2016.
  • Physics Beyond the Standard Model” (4 lectures). Talk at Taller de Altas Energías (TAE), Benasque (Spain), January 2016.
  • Theory Summary”. Talk at 51st Rencontres de Moriond: Electroweak Interactions and Unified Theories, La Thuile (Italy), March 2016.

Quirós, Mariano

  • Supersymmetry/Theory. Plenary talk at XLIV International Meeting on Fundamental Physics, IFT/UAM-CSIC, Madrid (Spain), April 2016.
  • Natural Supersymmetry from Extra Dimensions. Plenary talk at Planck 2016: from the Planck scale to the electroweak scale, Valencia (Spain), May 2016.

PIC

Acín, Vanessa

  • CPD del Port d’Informació Científica (PIC) con tecnología de inmersión líquida. Talk at TECNIRIS-53, November 2016.

Carretero, Jorge

  • A web portal to analyze and distribute cosmology data. Talk at Jornadas Técnicas de RedIRIS 2016 (XXVII edición), Valencia (Spain), November 2016.

Caubet, Marc

  • PIC SRM deployment for a multi-VO based dCache storage. Talk at dCache Workshop, Barcelona (Spain), April 2016.

Flix, José

  • Comparison of accounting and pledges for Tier1 sites. Talk at WLCG Management Board at CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), February 2016.
  • TCondor deployment at PIC. Talk at HTCondor Workshop, Barcelona (Spain), March 2016.
  • IPv6 at PIC Tier-1. Talk at Pre-GDB IPv6 Workshop at CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), June 2016.
  • Investigating options for future Nordic Tier-1 operations. Talk at GDB at CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), September 2016.
  • Consolidating WLCG topology and configuration in the Computing Resource Information Catalogue. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.
  • Evaluation of lightweight site setups within WLCG infrastructure. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.

Pérez-Calero, Antonio

  • Exploiting multicore compute resources in the CMS experiment. Talk at 17th International workshop on Advanced Computing and Analysis Techniques in physics research - ACAT2016, Valparaíso (Chile), January 2016.
  • CMS Connect. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.
  • CMS readiness for multi-core workload scheduling. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.
  • Connecting restricted, high-availability, or low- latency resources to a seamless Global Pool for CMS. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.
  • Effective HTCondor-based monitoring system for CMS. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.
  • Stability and scalability of the CMS Global Pool: Pushing HTCondor and glideinWMS to new limits. Talk at International conference on Computing in High Energy and Nuclear Physics - CHEP 2016, San Francisco (USA), October 2016.