Fall 2011

Date   Speaker Title (click title to see slides)
August 29 Organizational meeting

September 5 Labor Day

September 12

September 20 William Wester
Fermilab
Laser Experiments at Fermilab to Search for Dark Particles
abstract
September 26

October 3 Luke Corwin
IU
Catching Ghost Particles in Oil and Plastic: The NOvA Experiment
abstract
October 10

October 17 Joaquim Matias
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Exploring New Physics with B -> K* (-> K pi) l+ l-
October 24 Carter Hall
U of Maryland
The LUX experiment (dark matter)
October 31 Naoki Yamatsu
IU
Chiral Theory from Vectorlike Theory through Spontaneous Horizontal Symmetry Breaking
abstract
November 7 Nathaniel Tagg
Otterbein U
Do neutrinos travel faster than light?
November 14 Lisa Kaufman
IU
New EXO results
November 21

November 28

December 5 Nathan Mayer
IU
Measurement of the Axial Mass Parameter Using Multiple Quasi-Elastic Dominated Sub-Samples at the MINOS Near Detector
December 12 Daniel Bennett
IU
Photoproduction of Light Mesons