Talks by IFAE members

in 2017


ATLAS Group

Bosman, Martine

  • Highlights from the CERN workshop on searches for long-lived particles at the LHC. Talk at Spanish LHC Network Meeting, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), May 2017.

Casado, Pilar

  • Search for charged Higgs Bosons with the ATLAS detector. Talk at 25th International Conference on Supersymmetry and the Unification of Fundamental Interactions (SUSY17), Mumbai (India), December 2017.

Fischer, Cora

  • Dark Matter Searches with the ATLAS detector. Talk at DIS 2017, Birmingham (UK), April 2017.

Gerbaudo, Davide

  • L1Topo menu for 2017 and FW status. Talk at ATLAS Trigger Workshop, U. of Geneva, Geneva (Switzerland), February 2017.
  • L1Topo Menu and Validation. Talk at ATLAS TDAQ Week, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), February 2017.
  • Searches for FCNC and CLFV. Talk at ATLAS Top Workshop, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), May 2017.
  • Searches for FCNC t→qH (H→bb). Talk at Spanish LHC Network Meeting, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), May 2017.
  • L1Topo Algorithm Validation. Talk at ATLAS L1Calo Joint Meeting, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), July 2017.
  • Level-1 Trigger Report. Talk at ATLAS Week, Bratislava (Eslovaquia), October 2017.

Juste, Aurelio

  • Workshop Summary. Talk at ATLAS Exotics and SUSY Joint Workshop, Bucharest (Romania), May 2017.
  • Vector-Like Quarks at the LHC. Talk at Flavour Physics at LHC Run II Workshop, Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual, Benasque (Spain), May 2017.
  • Searches for ttH at the LHC. Talk at Higgs Days at Santander 2017 Workshop, Instituto de Física de Cantabria, Santander (Spain), September 2017.
  • Searches for Top and Higgs Compositeness at the LHC. Talk at Argentine PH-Institute, ICAS, Buenos Aires (Argentina), October 2017.
  • Exploring the Quantum Universe. Talk at BIST-UPF Master Seminar, The Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology, Barcelona (Spain), October 2017.
  • BSM Searches at ATLAS and CMS. Talk at XXIII IFT Christmas Workshop, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), December 2017.

Martínez, Mario

  • Dark Matter Searches with Heavy Flavors. Talk at DM@LHC2017, U. Irvine, USA April 2017.

Mir, Lluïsa M.

  • Searches for ttH (H→bb) in ATLAS. Talk at Spanish LHC Network Meeting, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), May 2017.
  • Searches for tbH+ (H+→tb) in ATLAS. Talk at Spanish LHC Network Meeting, Instituto de Física Teórica (IFT) - Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid (Spain), May 2017.

Pacheco, Andreu

  • Status Reports & New challenges ahead: Integrated Analysis Facility - IFAE Tier3 Status in the FPA2016 Tier1 and Tier2 data processing simulation and analysis for the LHC experiments Phase V. Talk at kick-off meeting, Barcelona (Spain), January 2017.
  • Simulation testing in the Marenostrum 4 Supercomputer for the IFAE/ATLAS group in the FPA2016 Tier1 and Tier2 data processing simulation and analysis for the LHC experiments Phase V. Talk at kick-off meeting, Madrid (Spain), September 2017.
  • Moving from ROOT/C++ to Python and Hadoop/Spark : The ATLAS Charged Higgs analysis prototype in the FPA2016 Tier1 and Tier2 data processing simulation and analysis for the LHC experiments Phase V. Talk at kick-off meeting, Madrid (Spain), September 2017.

Riu, Imma

  • Searches for Heavy Higgs bosons A/H/H+/H++ with the ATLAS detector. Talk at DIS 2017, Birmingham (UK), April 2017.
  • TDAQ Phase 2 TDR Status. Talk at TDAQ Week Workshop, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), September 2017.

Rizzi, Chiara

  • Search for gluino-mediated stop and sbottom pair production in events with b-jets and large missing transverse momentum. Talk at ALPS2017, Obergurgl (Austria), March 2017.
  • Multibin and shape fits in SUSY analyses. Talk at ATLAS Exotics and SUSY Joint Workshop, Bucharest (Romania), May 2017.

Rodina, Yulia

  • ttH, H→bb: New developments. Talk at Journées ATLAS France, Vogüe (France), March 2017.

Rosten, Rachel

  • New physics at the HL-LHC with ATLAS. Talk at 25th International Conference on Supersymmetry and the Unification of Fundamental Interactions (SUSY17), Mumbai (India), December 2017.

Tripiana, Martin

  • Third generation squarks (hadronic) with ATLAS. Talk at LHCP2017, Shanghai (China), May 2017.

Valéry, Loic

  • ATLAS/CMS comparisons. Talk at ATLAS Exotics and SUSY Joint Workshop, Bucharest (Romania), May 2017.
  • Overview of ATLAS Exotics searches. Talk at 9th High-Energy Physics International Conference, Antananarivo (Madagascar), September 2017.

Zaidan, Remy

  • Precision corrections for Z/W/γ+jets backgrounds. Talk at ATLAS Exotics and SUSY Joint Workshop, Bucharest (Romania), May 2017.

ATLAS Pixels Group

Casanova, Raimon

  • Status of WP6 activities at IFAE. Talk at AIDA-2020 Second Annual Meeting, Paris (France), April 2017.
  • A Monolithic HV/HR-MAPS Detector with a Small Pixel Size of 50 µm x 50 µm for the ATLAS Inner Tracker Upgrade. Talk at TWEPP 2017, Santa Cruz (USA), September 2017.
  • Design and Characterisation of the Monolithic Matrices of the H35DEMO Chip. Talk at TWEPP 2017, Santa Cruz (USA), September 2017.

Cavallaro, Emanuele

  • First beam test of the monolithic HV-CMOS H35Demo chip. Talk at 5th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2017, Barcelona (Spain), January 2017.
  • Depleted CMOS chip design and test beam of the H35Demo chip. Talk at 30th RD50 Workshop, Krakow (Poland), June 2017.

Förster, Fabian

  • Time resolution of 50 um thin LGAD before and after irradiation in beam tests. Talk at 5th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2017, Barcelona (Spain), January 2017.
  • Time resolution of 50 um thin LGAD before and after irradiation in beam tests RD51 Mini-Week CER. Talk at RD51 Mini-Week, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), February 2017.
  • 3D Silicon Tracker for AFP: From Qualification to Operation. Talk at VERTEX 2017, Las Caldas (Asturias) (Spain), September 2017.

Gkougkousis, Evamngelos - Leonnidas

  • Timing performance and gain analysis of heavily irradiated LGAD diodes. Talk at 30th RD50 Workshop, Krakow (Poland), June 2017.
  • A Combined Versatile Platform for Silicon Strip Hybrids Reliability Assessmen. Talk at TWEPP 2017, Santa Cruz (USA), September 2017.

Grinstein, Sebastián

  • A High Granularity Timing Detector for the Phase-2 Upgrade of the ATLAS Calorimeter. Talk at PSD11, Milton Keynes (UK), September 2017.
  • Pixel Sensor Technologies for the CEPC. Talk at International Workshop on High Energy Circular Electron Positron Collider, Beijing (China), November 2017.

Lange, Joern

  • Gain and time resolution of 45 µm thin Low Gain Avalanche Detectors before and after irradiation up to 1e15 neq/cm2. Talk at 12th Trento Workshop on Advanced Silicon Radiation Detectors, Trento (Italy), February 2017.
  • Radiation hardness of small-pitch 3D pixel sensors up to HL-LHC fluences. Talk at TIPP2017, Beijing (China), May 2017.
  • Radiation hardness of small-pitch 3D pixel sensors up to HL-LHC fluences. Talk at 30th RD50 Workshop, Krakow (Poland), June 2017.
  • Radiation hardness of 3D pixel sensors up to full HL-LHC fluences. Talk at 31st RD50 Workshop, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), November 2017.
  • Superior radiation hardness of 3D pixel sensors up to HL-LHC fluences and beyond. Talk at 11th International "Hiroshima" Symposium on the Development and Application of Semiconductor Tracking Detectors (HSTD11) Okinawa, Okinawa (Japan), December 2017.

Lopez, Iván

  • Prospects of diffractive physics with the ATLAS forward detectors. Talk at EDS BLOIS 2017, Prague (Czech Republic), June 2017.

Terzo, Stefano

  • The Phase II ATLAS ITk Pixel Upgrade. Talk at INSTR17, Novosibirsk (Russia), March 2017.
  • Characterisation of novel prototypes of monolithic HV-CMOS pixel detectors for high energy physics experiments. Talk at INSTR17, Novosibirsk (Russia), March 2017.
  • Test beam studies of monolithic HV-CMOS pixel detectors for HL-LHC. Talk at 31st RD50 Workshop, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), November 2017.

Vázquez, David

  • Beam test experience with small pitch 3D pixel sensors. Talk at 5th Beam Telescopes and Test Beams Workshop 2017, Barcelona (Spain), January 2017.
  • Beam test measurements of irradiated 3D pixel sensors with 50x50 µm² pixel size. Talk at 12th Trento Workshop on Advanced Silicon Radiation Detectors, Trento (Italy), February 2017.

Neutrinos Group

Garcia, Alfonso

  • Muon neutrino inclusive CC cross section measurement on carbon and carbon/oxygen ratio at T2K. Talk at NuInt 17: 11th International Workshop on Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering in the Few-GeV Region, Toronto (Canada), June 2017.

Sánchez, Federico

  • Neutrino-nucleus cross-sections Near detectors & TPC’s. Talk at TeraScale detector workshop, DESY, Hamburg (Germany), April 2017.
  • Outlook 2020. Talk at NuInt 17: 11th International Workshop on Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering in the Few-GeV Region, Toronto (Canada), June 2017.
  • Long Base Line Experiments. Invited Talk at 12th ICFA seminar, Ottawa (Canada), November 2017.
  • Physics Prospects for Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering. Invited Talk at 100th Plenary ECFA Meeting, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), November 2017.

Gamma Ray Group

Fernández-Barral, Alba

  • Gamma rays from microquasars Cygnus X-1 and Cygnus X-3. Talk at 35th International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC 2017), Busan (Korea), July 2017.
  • MAGIC observations on Pulsar Wind Nebulae around high spin-down power Fermi-LAT pulsars. Poster at 35th International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC 2017), Busan (Korea), July 2017.

Guberman, Daniel

  • El cielo en rayos gamma a través de los telescopios MAGIC, descifrando los procesos de aceleración de partículas en el Universo y algo más…. Talk at Instituto de Astronomía y Física del Espacio (IAFE), Buenos Aires (Argentina), August 2017.

Martínez, Manel

  • Present and Future of Gamma Ray Astronomy. Invited Plenary at Rencontres de Blois, Blois (France), June 2017.
  • Overview of the Cherenkov Telescope Array. Invited Plenary at Gamma Ray Astrophysics with CTA, Sexten (Italy), July 2017.

Moralejo, Abelardo

  • EBL constraints using a sample of TeV gamma-ray emitters measured with the MAGIC telescopes. Talk at 35th International Cosmic Ray Conference (ICRC 2017), Busan (Korea), July 2017.

Noda, Koji

  • MAGIC observation of a short nearby GRB160821B. Talk at 29th International Texas Symposium, CTICC, Cape Town (South Africa), December 2017.

Çolak, Merve

  • Crab Pulsar with MAGIC Telescopes. Poster at 1st Institute of Space Sciences Summer School: Neutron Stars and their Environments, Bellaterra (Spain), July 2017.

Cosmology Group

Gatti, Marco

  • DES Y1 results: calibration of the weak lensing source redshift distributions with clustering redshift. Talk at Cosmology School in the Canary Islands, Fuerteventura (Spain), September 2017.
  • Clustering-redshift methodology in Dark Energy Survey year-1 analysis. Talk at Euclid meeting, Toulouse (France), November 2017.

Kovács, András

  • CMB lensing vs. ISW imprint of voids. Talk at Euclid galaxy clustering meeting, Barcelona (Spain), February 2017.
  • The ISW imprint of supervoids. Talk at Euclid cosmic microwave background cross-correlations meeting, Orsay (France), March 2017.
  • The ISW imprint of supervoids: from simulations to DES, BOSS and Euclid data. Talk at IberiCOS meeting, Valencia (Spain), April 2017.
  • The ISW imprint of supervoids: from simulations to DES, BOSS and Euclid data. Talk at Meeting on Fundamental Cosmology, Teruel (Spain), September 2017.
  • The ISW imprint of supervoids: from simulations to DES, BOSS and Euclid data. Talk at The Dark Universe meeting, Munich (Germany), October 2017.

Miquel, Ramon

  • Cosmology from large galaxy surveys. Talk at XLV International Meeting on Fundamental, Granada (Spain), April 2017.
  • Clustering-based redshift estimation in DES. Talk at Photo-z workshop for large surveys, Sendai (Japan), May 2017.

Vielzeuf, Pauline

  • Clustering-redshift methodology in Dark Energy Survey year-1 analysis. Talk at Euclid meeting, Toulouse (France), November 2017.

Medical Imaging Group

Chmeissani, Mokhtar

  • Ultra High Spatial and Energy Resolution PET detector. Talk at Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Chicago (USA), November 2017.

Theory Group

Escribano, Rafel

  • Dalitz decays of $\pi^0$, $\eta$ and $\eta^\prime$ mesons. Talk at HADRON2017: XVII International Conference on Hadron Spectroscopy and Structure, Salamanca (Spain), September 2017.

Espinosa, José Ramón

  • Cosmological Implications of Higgs Near-Criticality. Talk at Royal Society Theo Murphy meeting on "Higgs Cosmology", Royal Society Kavli Centre, Chicheley (UK), March 2017.
  • Higgs Near-Criticality. Talk at Higgs Couplings 2017, Heidelberg (Germany), November 2017.

Jamin, Matthias

  • QCD correlators at high orders. Talk at RADCOR 2017: 13th International Symposium on Radiative Corrections, St. Gilgen (Austria), September 2017.

Panico, Giuliano

  • EW precision tests at hadron colliders. Invited Plenary at ZPW 2017: The second run of the LHC, ETH, Zurich (Switzerland), January 2017.
  • A Natural origin for the LHCb anomalies. Invited Plenary at Rencontres de Moriond 2017, La Thuile (Italy), March 2017.
  • A Natural extra-dimensional origin for the LHCb anomalies. Invited Plenary at Instant workshop on B meson anomalies, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), May 2017.
  • Flavor hierarchies from dynamical scales. Invited Plenary at The 2017 CERN-CKC workshop: What?s going on at the weak scale?, Jeju Island (South Korea), June 2017.
  • Precision EW measurements. Invited Plenary at Physics at CLIC, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), July 2017.
  • Precision EW measurements in diboson production. Talk at Joint Meeting: LHC EWK Multiboson + LHC HXS WG2, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), July 2017.
  • Naturalness: Flavor and Top quarks. Invited Plenary at Top 2017, Braga (Portugal), September 2017.
  • Physics at HL-LHC and future colliders. Invited Plenary at IX CPAN Days, Santander (Spain), October 2017.
  • Higgs physics at FCC-hh. Invited Plenary at Higgs couplings 2017, Heidelberg (Germany), November 2017.

Pineda, Antonio

  • Relativistic corrections to the static energy in terms of Wilson loops at weak coupling. Talk at Lattice 2017: XXXV Internacional Symposium on Lattice Field Theory, Granada (Spain), June 2017.
  • Phenomenology of renormalons in heavy quark physics and lattice. Talk at Matter to the deepest, Podlesice (Poland), September 2017.
  • About the structure of the proton at very low momentum. Talk at XVII International Conference on Hadron Spectroscopy and Structure, Salamanca (Spain), September 2017.

Pomarol, Alex

  • EW precision tests at the LHC. Talk at Aspen Winter Conference: From the LHC to Dark Matter and Beyond, Aspen (USA), March 2017.
  • Flavor without symmetries. Talk at Portoroz 2017: New physics at the junction of flavor and collider phenomenology, Portoroz (Slovenia), March 2017.
  • New dynamics in the electroweak sector. Talk at Multi-Boson Interactions 2017, Karlsruhe (Germany), March 2017.
  • Strong dynamics and the hierarchy problem. Talk at LFC17: Old and New Strong Interactions from LHC to Future Colliders, Trento (Italy), March 2017.
  • Holography for models of compositeness. Talk at Workshop Strong Dynamics at the Electroweak Scale, Montpellier (France), March 2017.
  • Light scalars: From lattice to the LHC via holography. Talk at Planck 2017: From the Planck scale to the electroweak scale, Warsaw (Poland), May 2017.
  • Light scalars: From the lattice to the LHC via holography. Talk at Corfu Summer Institute 2017: Workshop on the Standard Model and Beyond, Corfu (Greece), September 2017.

Pujolàs, Oriol

  • Elasticity and disorder in critical matter, from Effective Holography. Talk at Disorder in Condensed Matter and Black Holes, Lorentz Center, Leiden January 2017.
  • Contemporary Relaxation of the Cosmological Constant, seminar at ICTP. Talk at ICTP, Trieste (Italy), May 2017.
  • Effective and holographic methods for matter at a critical point. Talk at CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), June 2017.

Quirós, Mariano

  • Relaxing LHC bounds on the stop mass. Invited Plenary at SUSY breakdown confronting LHC and other data, Bethe Forum, Bonn (Germany), May 2017.
  • Natural solution to LFU violation. Invited Plenary at Planck 2017: From the Planck scale to the electroweak scale, Warsaw (Poland), May 2017.
  • Further thoughts on RS and composites. Talk at Instant Workshop on B-meson anomalies, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), May 2017.
  • Uncovering extra dimensions at the LHC}. Talk at Spanish LHC Network Meeting, IFT/UAM, Madrid (Spain), May 2017.
  • Natural LFU violation.. Invited Plenary at Corfu Summer Institute 2017: Workshop on the Standard Model and Beyond, Corfu (Greece), September 2017.
  • A natural lepton flavor universality violation. Invited Plenary at LHC Chapter II: the Run for New Physics, International Institute of Physics, Natal (Brazil), November 2017.
  • Natural LFU violation. Invited Plenary at Scalars 2017, University of Warsaw, Warsaw (Poland), December 2017.

PIC

Carretero, Jorge

  • CosmoHub on Hadoop: A web portal to analyze and distribute cosmological data. Talk at ICE, Barcelona (Spain), January 2017.
  • CosmoHub and SciPIC: Massive cosmological data analysis, distribution and generation using a Big Data platform. Talk at European Physical Society Conference on High Energy Physics (EPS-HEP), venice (Italy), July 2017.
  • SciPIC and CosmoHub: Massive cosmological data generation, exploration and distribution using a Big Data platform. Talk at Joint Euclid meeting CS+WL SWGs, ICE, Barcelona (Spain), October 2017.
  • PAU data Access. Talk at PAUS - F2F, ICE, Barcelona (Spain), October 2017.

Flix Molina, José

  • The LHC Tier-1 at PIC: ten years of operations. Talk at International Symposium on Grids and Clouds (ISGC) 2017, Taipei (Taiwan), March 2017.
  • PIC Report. Talk at HEPIX Spring 2017 Workshop, Budapest (Hungary), April 2017.
  • WLCG Costs Model(s). Talk at WLCG Workshop, Manchester (UK), June 2017.
  • Spanish perspective on Scientific Computing over the next decade. Talk at 3rd Scientific Computing Forum, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), October 2017.
  • PIC Report. Talk at HEPIX Fall 2017 Workshop at KEK, Tsukuba (Japan), October 2017.

Pacheco Pagés, Andreu

  • Status Reports & New challenges ahead: Integrated Analysis Facility - IFAE Tier3 Status. Talk at FPA2016 “Tier1 and Tier2 data processing, simulation and analysis for the LHC experiments Phase V” kick-off meeting, Barcelona (Spain), January 2017.
  • Simulation testing in the Marenostrum 4 Supercomputer for the IFAE/ATLAS group. Talk at FPA2016 “Tier1 and Tier2 data processing, simulation and analysis for the LHC experiments Phase V” project meeting”, Madrid (Spain), September 2017.
  • Moving from ROOT/C++ to Python and Hadoop/Spark : The ATLAS Charged Higgs analysis prototype. Talk at September 2017.

Pérez-Calero Yzquierdo, Antonio

  • CMS Global Pool status & Review of Submission Infrastructure goals and milestones for 2017. Talk at CMS Spring 2017 Offline & Computing Week, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), March 2017.
  • CMS tape staging tests results at T1_ES_PIC. Talk at CMS Spring 2017 Offline & Computing Week, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), March 2017.
  • Reaching New Scales with the CMS HTCondor Global Pool. Talk at HTCondor Week, Madison Wisconsin, Michigan (USA), May 2017.
  • Submission Infrastructure study of CMS CPU inefficiencies. Talk at CMS Fall 2017 Offline and Computing Week, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), November 2017.
  • Submission Infrastructure Status & Milestones. Talk at CMS Fall 2017 Offline and Computing Week, CERN, Geneva (Switzerland), November 2017.