Academic Year 2012-2013

Date   Speaker Title
August 27 Organizational meeting

September 3 Labor Day

September 10 No Seminar

September 17 No Seminar

September 24 Mark Messier
IU
NOvA Status and LBNE Reconfiguration
Abstract
October 1 Michael Baird
IU
Precision Measurement of theta-23 with the NOvA Near and Far Detectors
Abstract
October 8 Shouhong Wang
IU
Unified Field Equations Coupling Four Forces and Theory of Dark Energy and Dark Matter
abstract
October 15 No Seminar

October 22 Kevin Lannon
Notre Dame
The Search for the Higgs Boson Produced in Association with a Top Quark Pair
Abstract
October 23 Louise Suter
University of Manchester
Searches of Higgs bosons with tau leptons
Abstract
October 26 Tia Miceli
UC Davis
Dark matter, extra dimensions, and Z decays at CMS
Abstract
October 29 Wade Fisher
Michigan State University
Higgs Hunters in a Post-Discovery World
Abstract
November 5 Tessa Johnson
IU
The Signal and the Noise - Searching for Neutrino-less Double Beta Decay
abstract
November 12 Guo Peng
Jefferson Lab
Coupled-channel scattering on Lattice QCD
abstract
November 13
SW251 at 2pm
Manuel Lara
IU
The Y(4260) at BES-III
abstract
November 16 Keiko Nagao
KEK
Measuring dark matter distributions in the direct detection with nuclear emulsion
abstract
November 19 Thanksgiving Holidays

November 26 KyungEon Choi
IU
Search for 3rd generation squark production and TRT performance studies with the ATLAS detector
December 3 Aparajita Dattagupta
IU
W production via Vector Boson Fusion Mechanism at ATLAS
December 13 Brad Schaefer
IU
Measuring Branching Fractions of J/ψ and ψ’ → ωη, ωη', ϕη, and ϕη' (PhD Defense)
abstract
January 7 No Seminar

January 14 No Seminar

January 22 Seodong Shin
IU
D0 dimuon charge asymmetry from B_s system with Z' couplings and the recent LHCb result
abstract
January 28 Hyung Do Kim
Seoul national university
Implication of 125 GeV Higgs for supersymmetry
abstract
February 4 Mike Snow
IU
Searches for Possible New Weakly Interacting Spin-dependent Interactions
abstract
February 11 Jon Hall
IU
The E6SSM as an example for studying Gluino Cascade Decay Signatures at the LHC
abstract
February 18 TBA - Astro

February 25 (4pm) TBA - Astro

February 25 (2pm) Luke Corwin
IU
Neutrino Oscillations with the Full MINOS Data Set
Abstract
March 4 TBA - Astro

March 11 Spring Break

March 18 Ryan Gavin
Paul Scherrer Institute
Squark pair production at NLO
abstract
March 25

April 1 Amy Connolly
Ohio State University
Neutrinos in the Radio
abstract
April 8

April 15 Leah Welty
Northwestern University
Past, Present and Future of the Muon (g-2)
abstract
April 22 Markus Wobisch
Louisiana Tech
Studies of the strong interaction in jet production in Run II at the Fermilab Tevatron collider
abstract
April 26 Bumseok Kyae
Pusan National University
Radiative corrections for 125 GeV Higgs boson