KITP Program: LHC Run II and the Precision Frontier
(Mar 21 - Jun 24, 2016)
Coordinators: Radja Boughezal, Lance Dixon, Frank Petriello, Laura  Reina, and Doreen Wackeroth

Time Speaker Title
3/21, 2:00pm All Participants Organizational Meeting[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/22, 10:00am Lance Dixon
Stanford/SLAC & KITP
News from the N=4 world[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/22, 1:00pm All All Participants: Informal discussion
3/24, 10:00am Vittorio Del Duca
INFN-Laboratori Nazionali & KITP
A NNLO subtraction method for jet cross sections[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/24, 1:00pm Ye Li
Rapidity renormalization group and the Higgs QT spectrum at N3LL
3/28, 10:00am All Participants Organizational meeting
3/28, 11:45am Doreen Wackeroth
University at Buffalo, the State University of New York & KITP
Theory challenges in electroweak precision measurements[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/28, 3:45pm Uli Haisch
Univ. Oxford & KITP
Implications of Heavy Flavor Measurements[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/29, 10:45am Alexander Mitov
University of Cambridge & KITP
Precision over the top (latest on precision in top production and lessons for the broader precision program)[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/29, 2:15pm Fernando Febres Cordero
Universität Freiburg & KITP
Vector bosons and jets[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/30, 10:45am Gavin Salam
LHC Physics at 1% precision?[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/30, 2:15pm Fabrizio Caola
Precise predictions for di-boson production at the LHC[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
3/31, 10:00am All Participants Informal discussion, joint with ExperLHC16
4/04, 2:30pm All Participants Organizational meeting
4/05, 1:30pm All Participants Discussion session run by ExperLHC16
4/06, 10:00am Stefan Weinzierl
Johannes Gutenberg University & KITP
Elliptic generalisations of polylogarithms[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/06, 1:00pm Heidi Rzehak
Univ. Southern Denmark & KITP
Precision for New Physics[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/07, 10:00am Kirill Melnikov
Karlsruhe Inst. & KITP
Discussion: Next-to-next-to-leading order approximation to perturbative QCD at the LHC[Podcast][Aud][Cam] Session run by ExperLHC16
4/11, 10:00am All participants Joint Organizational Meeting with EXPERLHC16
4/13, 10:00am Alessandro Vicini
Univ. Milano & KITP
Matching uncertainties in the prediction of the Higgs transverse momentum distribution in the SM and in the 2HDM[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/18, 10:45am All Participants Organizational meeting
4/20, 10:00am Claude Duhr
Precise predictions for Higgs production at hadron colliders[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
04/20 8:00pm Zvi Bern
Do I have to draw you a diagram? A tale of quantum gravity[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Public Lecture
4/21, 10:00am Stefano Pozzorini
Univ. Zurich & KITP
Precision for V+jets and Dibosons[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/21, 1:30pm Xiaohui Liu
Univ. Maryland & KITP
NNLO results for V+j at the LHC using N-jettiness[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
4/22, 10:00am Sophia Borowka
Univ. Zurich & KITP
Informal discussion on di-Higgs production
4/25, 2:30pm All Participants All -Organizational meeting
4/27, 10:00am Johannes Henn
Pentagon functions and a two-loop five-particle scattering amplitude[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/02 12:15pm Bryan Webber
Univ. of Cambridge & KITP
What goes on in collisions at the Large Hadron Collider?[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
KITP Blackboard Lunch
5/02, 2:00pm All Participants Organizational meeting
5/04, 10:00am Dieter Zeppenfeld
Karlsruhe Inst. & KITP
SM physics and beyond in VBFNLO[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/05, 10:00am James Currie
Durham Univ. & KITP
Antenna subtraction and its recent applications[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/06, 10:00am All Discussion session organized by ExperLHC16: Where improved precision SM calculations are especially useful
5/09, 10:00am All participants Organizational meeting jointly with ExperLHC16
5/11, 11:00am Sven-Olaf Moch
Univ. Hamburg & KITP
Precise parton distributions for the LHC in Run II[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/13, 11:00am Stefan Prestel
Stanford/SLAC & KITP
NNLO+PS: the details[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/16, 10:00am All Participants Organizational meeting
5/18, 11:00am Christian Bauer
NNLO+PS: the GENEVA view[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/18, 1:30pm Yang Zhang
Integral reduction via unitarity and algebraic geometry[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/19, 10:00am Matthias Neubert
Johannes Gutenberg Univ. & KITP
An Effective Field Theory for Jet Processes[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/19, 1:30pm Elisabetta Furlan
CP-even scalar boson production via gluon fusion at the LHC[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/20, 12:30pm Matthew Schwartz
Harvard & KITP
Non-global logarithms to 3, 4, and 5 loops[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
5/23-27 Conference: Stress-testing the Standard Model at the LHC
6/15, 10:00am Zoltan Trocsanyi
Univ. Debrecen & KITP
Three-jet events shapes at NNLO accuracy: old and new[Slides][Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/16, 10:00am Zoltan Nagy
Summing threshold logs in a parton shower[Podcast][Aud][Cam]
6/16, 1:30pm All TBA
6/22, 10:00am Giovanni Ridolfi
University of Genova & KITP
Threshold resummation in QCD and SCET: comparison and ambiguities[Podcast][Aud][Cam]

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