Rencontres de Moriond EW 2008

from Saturday, 1 March 2008 (18:00) to Saturday, 8 March 2008 (12:00)
La Thuile

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
2 Mar 2008
3 Mar 2008
4 Mar 2008
5 Mar 2008
6 Mar 2008
7 Mar 2008
8 Mar 2008
AM
08:30
Tevatron, LHC and Brout-Englert-Higgs Mechanism (until 12:15) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
08:30 --- Welcome ---
08:40 Search for SM Higgs at the Tevatron (Low Mass) - Mr Kohei Yorita (University of Chicago)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:00 Search for SM Higgs at the Tevatron (high mass) - Dr Lidija Zivkovic (Columbia University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:20 Electroweak symmetry breaking induced by dark matter - Dr Michel Tytgat (ULB - Université Libre de Bruxelles)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:40 Search for non-SM Higgs at the Tevatron - Dr Andrew Haas (Columbia University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:10 Status of LHC machine - Lyndon Evans (CERN Switzerland)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:35 Holography and symmetry breaking - Mr Gustavo Burdman (Sao Paulo Univ. Brazil)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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11:00 Electroweak constraints on see-saw messengers and their implications for LHC - Prof. Francisco del Aguila (Universidad de Granada)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:30
Searches (until 12:00) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
08:30 Model Independent Searches in ep Collisions - Emmanuel Sauvan (CPPM)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:50 Gravitino Dark Matter and Collider Implications - Dr Frank Steffen (MPI of Physics)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:10 The first few fb-1; Potential for observing SUSY, Higgs (SM and BSM) - Dr Soshi Tsuno (High Energy Accelerator Research Organization, KEK)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:35 The first few fb-1; Potential for observing physics beyond the SM - Riccardo Bellan (CERN Switzerland)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:15 Warped Geometry at the LHC - Lisa Randall (Harvard Univ. USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:50 Searches for new physics in Lepton final states - Mr Sourabh Dube (Rutgers University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
11:15 Moduli, anomalous U(1) and LHC Phenomenology - Dr Alberto Romagnoni (LPT - Orsay and CPHT - Polytechnique)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:30
Theory, B physics (until 13:10) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
08:30 Holography: applications to strong interactions - Mr Elias Kiritsis (Ecole Polytechnique)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:55 Belle New results on B to D** l nu decays - Mr dmitri liventsev (ITEP, Moscow)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:15 Semileptonic B and D Decays (review) - Mr Michael Mazur (UC Santa Barbara)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:40 Flavour in warped extradimensions - Giacomo Cacciapaglia (C. Bernard Lyon Univ. France)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:15 BaBar Leptonic B decays - Hojeong Kim (SLAC USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:35 BaBar Recent results on Penguin Decays - Gabriele Simi (Maryland Univ. USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:55 B lifetimes, rare decays,... at Tevatron - Nirmalya Parua (Fermilab/Indiana Univ. USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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11:15 B Mixing and DeltaGamma_s, CP violation - Mr Gian Piero Di Giovanni (LPNHE - University "Pierre et Marie Curie"/IN2P3-CNRS)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:30
More heavy flavours (until 12:00) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
08:30 Cleo results - Dr Chul Su Park (University of Rochester)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:55 R measurement in BES - Haiming Hu (Inst. of High Energy Phys. China)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:15 Light Hadrons and New Enhancements at BESII J/psi Decays - Dr guofa xu (IHEP)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:35 CKM fitter - Sébastien Descotes-Genon (Univ. Paris-Sud 11/CNRS France)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:55 Lepton Flavour Violation in CMSSM-seesaw models - Mr Ernesto Arganda (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:15 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 NA48 - Dr Giuseppe Ruggiero (Scuola Normale Superiore & INFN - Pisa)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
10:55 Sigma to p mu+ mu-: Standard Model or new particle? - Prof. German Valencia (Iowa State University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
11:15 Rare decays of the K_L and pi^0 - Prof. Eric D. Zimmerman (University of Colorado)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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Neutrinos, Astroparticles (I) (until 12:00) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
08:30 MiniBoone results - Chris Polly (Indiana Univ. USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:55 Anomally mediated neutrino-photon inteactions - Richard Hill (Fermilab USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:15 New interactions and neutrinos - Prof. Ann Nelson (University of Washington)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:35 MiniBooNE, LSND, and sterile neutrinos - Dr Thomas Schwetz-Mangold (CERN)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:55 --- Coffee break ---
10:10 Neutrino cross sections - Mr Teppei Katori (Indiana University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:35 Low energy effects of neutrino masses - Dr Thomas Hambye Hambye (Service de Physique Theorique, Universite Libre de Bruxelles)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:55 First Measurement of the Be-7 Solar Neutrino Flux by Borexino - Dr Ferenc Dalnoki-Veress (Princeton University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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11:15 XENON - Roberto Santorelli (Zurich Univ. Switzerland)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:30
More neutrinos – dark matter, cosmic rays (until 12:10) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
08:30 HARP collaboration results on proton-nuclear interactions at a few GeV energies - Prof. Roumen Tsenov (University of Sofia)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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08:50 Cuoricino : neutrinoless double beta decay results - Marco Vignati (Roma univ. Italia)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:10 Neutrinos self interactions in supernovae - Dr Antonio Marrone (Dipartimento di Fisica, Univ. di Bari & INFN Bari)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:30 LHC test of the see-saw - Dr Joern Kersten (Abdus Salam ICTP)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:50 The CRESST Dark Matter Search - Mr Rafael Lang (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:10 --- Coffee break ---
10:25 KIMS - Prof. Sun Kee Kim (Seoul National University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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10:45 HESS results and High Energy gamma review - Dr Jean-Francois Glicenstein (IRFU, CEA-Saclay)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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11:10 Solar axion search with the CAST experiment - Dr Silvia Borghi (CERN)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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11:30 The low energy frontier: probes with photons - Javier Redondo Martín (DESY Germany)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:00
Summaries (until 11:00) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
09:00 Theory summary - Ms Marcela Carena (Fermilab USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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09:50 Experimental summary   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:00
Standard Model + searches (until 20:35) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:00 W and Z production: Asymmetries, pT(Z), W+charm - Ms Jiyeon Han (University of Rochester)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:20 Diboson physics - Liang Han (China Univ. of Sc. and Techn. China)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:40 The Standard model Higgs as the inflaton - Fedor Bezrukov (EPFL Switzerland)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:00 Electroweak Measurements from HERA - Ytsen de Boer (DESY Germany)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:20 Commissioning of ATLAS and early SM measurements with leptons - Mr Mathieu Plamondon (lal)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:40 Unparticles, a View from the Higgs Window - Mr Jose Ramon Espinosa (Madrid Autonoma Univ. Spain)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:05 Commissioning of CMS and early SM measurements with jets, missing transverse energy and photons - Dr Tim Christiansen (CERN)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:25 Search for new physics in photon and jet final states - Dr Michel Jaffré (Laboratoire d l'Accélérateur Linéaire)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
19:45 SUSY dark matter - Sabine Kraml (LPSC Grenoble)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:00
Searches, Top, B, Theory (until 20:30) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:00 Model-dependent searches for new physics at HERA - Dr Giuseppe Barbagli (INFN Firenze)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:20 Kaluza-Klein Parity for Randall-Sundrum - Mr Adam Falkowski (CERN)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:40 Top pair production - Dr Marc Besancon (CEA-Saclay/DSM/Irfu/SPP)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:00 Top mass and properties - Dr Yen-Chu Chen (Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica, Taiwan, ROC)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:20 Single top production - Reinhard Schwienhorst (Michigan State University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:40 Supergravity : finite after all ? - Prof. Kellogg Stelle (Imperial College London)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
19:05 Measurements of phi1/beta and phi2/alpha - Tagir Aushev (EPFL Switzerland)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:30 B -> X_s gamma: SM and Beyond - Ulrich Haisch (J. Gutenberg Univ. Germany)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:50 Belle New result on B to Xs gamma decay - Antonio Limosani (Melbourne Univ. Australia)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:00
Young Scientist Forum 1 (until 18:03) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:00 The Z transverse momentum distribution (Tevatron) - Mr Timothy Andeen (Northwestern University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:07 Precision Top Quark Mass From a Simultaneous Fit in l+j and l+l Channels Using 2fb^-1 - Mr Wojciech Fedorko (University of Chicago)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:12 BiPo prototype measurements for SuperNEMO - Mr Mathieu Bongrand (LAL - Universite Paris-Sud 11)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:21 Search for the Higgs boson in the ZH->nunubb channel at D0 - Mr Christophe Ochando (LAL)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:28 SM Higgs search in WH->lvbb : 2 fb-1 (Tevatron) - Mr Tatsuya Masubuchi (University of Tsukuba)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:35 Higgs production through weak boson fusion in Atlas - Mr Dimitris Varouchas (LAL Orsay)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:42 Yukawa corrections to b anti-b H production (LHC) - Mr Duc Ninh Le (LAPTH)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:49 MSSM with heavy scalars: Discovery potential at LHC - Mr Emmanuel Turlay (LAL Orsay)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:56 Search of $K_S \to e^+ e^-$ decay with KLOE - Mr Flavio Archilli (University "Tor Vergata" (Rome))   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:00
Heavy flavours (until 20:30) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
18:00 Delta F = 1 Constraints on Minimal Flavour Violation - Dr Jernej Kamenik ("Jozef Stefan" Institute and INFN LNF)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:20 Charm and tau decays - Mr Anze Zupanc (Jozef Stefan Institute)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
18:45 Implications of D0-anti D0 Mixing for New Physics - Prof. Alexey Petrov (Wayne State University/MCTP, University of Michigan)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:05 The CKM angle gamma (review B factories ) - Dr viola sordini (in2p3, infn)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:25 Flavour Permutation Symmetric Description of Quark and Lepton Mixings - Prof. Paul Harrison (University of Warwick)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:00
Young Scientist Forum 2 (until 18:35) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:00 CP violation from non-unitary leptonic mixing - Jacobo Lopez-Pavon (Madrid Autonoma Univ. Spain)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:05 Dirac phase leptogenesis - Mr Steve Blanchet (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Physik, Munich)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:10 Determination of the Bs lifetime using hadronic decays - Ms Amanda Deisher (University of California, Berkeley)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:15 Higgs search in WW* to ee and mu-tau decays at D0 - Mr Bjoern Penning (University of Freiburg)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:20 Dark matter from Yukawa-unified SUSY SO(10) - Ms Sezen Sekmen (METU)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:25 Determination of cosmic muon multiplicity in ANTARES - Claire Picq (CEA France)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:30 Coincidence studies in ANTARES: K-40 and muons - Mr Dmitry Zaborov (Institute for Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Moscow, Russia)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:35 Sneutrino dark matter in extended MSSM models - Mrs Chiara Arina (University of Torino and INFN)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:40 Leptogenesis effects of lightest neutrino mass - Dr Emiliano Molinaro (S.I.S.S.A.)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:45 Neutrinoless double beta with NEMO3 using 150Nd - Mr yves Lemiere (LPCCaen, ENSICAEN, Unuiversité de Caen, CNRS/IN2P3, Caen, France)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:50 WIMP mass from direct and indirect DM detection - Mr Nicolás BERNAL (LPT Orsay)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:55 l_1 -> l_2 \gamma in type III Seesaw - Mr Florian BONNET (Laboratoire de Physique Théorique)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:00 NC Coherent pi0 Production (MiniBooNE - Antineutrino) - Van Nguyen (Columbia Univ. USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:50
K physics, CP , neutrinos (until 20:30) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
18:50 Recent results from KLOE - Marianna Testa (LNF)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:15 KTev2 EpsilonPrime Results - Alexander Glazov (DESY Germany)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:35 Current NuMI/MINOS Oscillation Results - Prof. Alec Habig (University of Minnesota Duluth)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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20:00 First neutrino events in the OPERA emulsion target - Dr Ciro Pistillo (University of Bern)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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Neutrinos, Astroparticles (II) (until 19:30) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:00 Neutrino emission in gamma-ray bursts - Dr Hylke Koers (Université Libre de Bruxelles)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:20 High energy neutrinos from the cold : status and prospects for the IceCube experiment - Mrs Cécile Portello-Roucelle (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:45 ANTARES - Mr Thierry Pradier (IPHC/DRS & Université Louis Pasteur)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:05 Testing Dark Matter with Neutrino Detectors - Sergio Palomares-Ruiz (Durham Univ. UK)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:25 COUPP : a bubble chamber for dark matter detection - Matthew Szydagis (Chicago Univ. USA)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:30
Moriond Discussion (until 20:30) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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Neutrinos, Cosmic rays, astroparticles (until 20:30) (Van Gogh (7th floor))
17:00 Quantum Boltzmann equations in resonant leptogenesis - Mr Andrea De Simone (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:20 Neutrinos and Strings - Dr Oleg Lebedev (CERN)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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17:40 Air fluorescence yield - Prof. Fernando Arqueros (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:00 Auger energy spectrum & calibration - Dr Ioana Maris (Universitaet und Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:20 --- Coffee break ---
18:35 Study of the UHECR arrival directions with the Pierre Auger Observatory - Dr Raffaella Bonino (IFSI-INAF, Universita' di Torino and sezione INFN, Torino, Italy)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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18:55 Comment on catalog searches - Prof. Petr Tinyakov (Universite Libre de Bruxelles)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
19:05 DM-TPC - Prof. Steven Ahlen (Boston University)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))
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19:25 NEMO3 - Mrs Gwénaëlle Broudin-Bay (LAL)   (Van Gogh (7th floor))