SLAC

Annual DOE HEP Program Review

June 11-14, 2007

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Monday, June 11, 2007 Cypress Room, Bldg. 40, Director's Suite

Start Time

Topic

Speaker

 

 

Duration
(min)

3:00 p.m.

Executive Session

 

 

 

 

45

3:45 p.m.-5:45 p.m.

2 Committee Groups to Tour SLAC

 

 

 

120

5:50 p.m. Adjourn        

6:30 p.m.

Review Committee Dinner

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, June 12, 2007 Redwood Rooms A-D, Bldg. 48

Start Time

Topic

Speaker

Slides

PPT    PDF

Duration
(min)

7:30 a.m.

Coffee and Pastries for DOE Committee and Speakers

 

 

 

30

8:00 a.m. Welcome J. Dorfan    

10

8:10 a.m.

Laboratory Overview

P. Drell

PPT

 PDF

 30 + 5

8:45 a.m.

Elementary Particle Physics at SLAC: Evolving to the Energy Frontier

 

D. MacFarlane

PPT

PDF

 35 + 10

9:30 a.m.

PEP-II Status

J. Seeman

PPT

 

25 + 5

10:00 a.m.

Break

 

 

 

 

15

10:15 a.m.

BaBar Overview and Transition Planning

H. Jawahery

PPT

 

35 + 10

11:00 a.m.

Review of Current BaBar Physics

J. Olsen

 

 

35 + 10

11:45 a.m.

Implications of D-anti-D Mixing for New Physics

J. Hewett

PPT

 

25 + 5

12:15 p.m.

Lunch for DOE Committee and Speakers--Outside Redwood Rooms

 

 

 

60

1:00 p.m.

SLAC HEP Theory

 

M. Peskin

 

PDF

25 + 5

1:30 p.m.

SLAC at LHC

D. Su

PPT

 

25 + 5

2:00 p.m.

SiD and Next Steps for the ILC Detectors

J. Jaros

PPT

 

25 + 5

2:30 p.m. Accelerator Research Program S. Tantawi PPT PDF

25 + 5

3:00 p.m.

Break

 

 

 

15

3:15 p.m.

Plasma Acceleration and SABER

M. Hogan

 

 

PDF

35  + 10

4:00 p.m.

Executive Session

     

45

4:45 p.m.

Adjourn

       

6:30 p.m.

Dinner by Invitation

 

 

 

 

 

Wednesday, June 13, 2007 Redwood Rooms A-D, Bldg. 48

Start Time

Topic

Speaker

 

 

Duration
(min)

7:30 a.m.

Coffee and Pastries for DOE Committee and Speakers

 

 

 

30

8:00 a.m.

ILC

T. Raubenheimer

PPT

 

 35 + 10

8:45 a.m.

EXO

G. Gratta

 

PDF

25 + 5

9:15 a.m.

Physics of GLAST

R. Blandford

PPT

PDF

35 + 10

10:00 a.m.

GLAST

P. Michelson

PPT

PDF

25 + 5

10:30 a.m.

LSST

S. Kahn

 

PDF

25 + 5

11:00 a.m.

Break--15 Minutes for Redwood Rooms to be Divided and Tables Set Up in Redwood Rooms A & B

 

 

 

20

 

Start Breakout Sessions

 

 

 

 

 

Accelerator Based Particle Physics--Redwood Rooms A/B, Bldg. 48

 

 

 

 

11:15 a.m.

Overview of BaBar Activities at SLAC

B. Ratcliff

PPT

 

10 + 5

11:30 a.m.

BaBar LST Project and Operations

M. Convery

PPT

 

15 + 5

11:50 a.m.

CP Violation in B-->rho-rho Decays from BaBar

M. Graham

 

PDF

15 + 5

12:10 p.m.

Studies of Radiative Penguin Decays at BaBar

R. Bartoldus

 

 

15 + 5

12:30 p.m.

Lunch with EPP Post Docs,

Served Outside Redwood Rooms

 

 

 

60

1:30 p.m.

BaBar Computing

G. Dubois-Felsmann

 

PDF

15 + 5

1:50p.m.

New Results on Hyperon Decays from BaBar

V. Ziegler

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:10 p.m.

ATLAS Pixels and Simulation

C. Young

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:30 p.m.

ATLAS Higher-Level Trigger

S. Demers

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:50 p.m.

ATLAS Physics Activities

A. Schwartzman

 

PDF

15 + 5

3:10 p.m.

Simulation and Physics Studies for SiD

N. Graf

 

PDF

15 + 5

3:30 p.m.

KPiX, Tracker and Si Lab for SiD

T. Nelson

 

PDF

15 + 5

3:50 p.m.

MDI Instrumentation Beam Tests for the ILC

M. Woods

PPT

PDF

15 + 5

4:30 p.m.

Executive Session in Redwood Rooms

     

 

 

Non-Accelerator Based Particle Physics and Particle Astrophysics--Kavli 3rd Floor Conference Room, Bldg. 51

 

 

 

 

11:10 a.m.

Introduction

S. Kahn

 

 

10

11:20 a.m.

Science Opportunities with GLAST in the Context of the DOE Particle Astro Program (VERITAS, IceCube, Auger, etc.)

S. Funk

 

PDF

 15 + 5

11:40 a.m.

ISOC Overview and Status

R. Cameron

PPT

PDF

15 + 5

12:00 pm

Science Analysis Systems for GLAST

R. Cameron

PPT

PDF

15 + 5

12:20 p.m.

Lunch Served on 2nd Floor Landing of Kavli Building

 

 

 

60

1:20 p.m.

The LSST Camera R&D Program

K. Gilmore

PPT

 

15 + 5

1:40 p.m.

Design and Development of the LSST Cryostat

R. Schindler

PPT

 

15 + 5

2:00 p.m.

Photometric and Astrometric Calibration of LSST

D. Burke

PPT

 

15 + 5

2:20 p.m.

Break

 

 

 

10

2:30 p.m.

SNAP at SLAC

A. Roodman

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:50 p.m.

SNAP Electronics

G. Haller

PPT

 

15 + 5

3:10 p.m.

X-Ray Cosmology

S. Allen

PPT

 

15 + 5

3:30 p.m.

Measurement of CMB Polarization with QUaD

S. Church

PPT

 

15 + 5

3:50 p.m.

EXO

P. Rowson

PPT

 

15 + 5

4:10 p.m.

Detector R&D in KIPAC

H. Tajima

PPT

PDF

15 + 5

4:30 p.m.

Executive Session in Redwood Rooms

     

 

 

Accelerator Physics--
Redwood Rooms C/D, Bldg. 48

 

 

 

 

11:15 a.m.

RF Sources

C. Adolphsen

PPT

PDF

25 + 5

11:45 a.m.

BDS and MDI

A. Seryi

PPT

 

25 + 5

12:15 p.m.

Lunch Outside Redwood Rooms

 

 

 

30

12:45 p.m.

Particle Sources

A. Brachmann/
J. Sheppard

PPT

 

25 + 5

1:15 p.m.

ILC Topics (SEY, Kickers, HA PS, ATCA, ATF/ATF2, CFS, etc.)

T. Himel/

N. Phinney

PPT

 

25 + 5

1:45 p.m.

E163 and Plasma Wake

E. Colby

 

PDF

 25 + 5

2:15 p.m.

ABP

Y. Cai

PPT

 

 25 + 5

2:45 p.m.

Advanced Computations

C. Ng

PPT

 

 25 + 5

3:15 p.m.

Break

 

 

 

 10

3:25 p.m.

High Gradient

S. Tantawi

PPT

 

 25 + 5

3:55 p.m.

Accelerator R&D Results from the B-Factory

M. Sullivan

PPT

 

25 + 5

4:30 p.m.

Executive Session in Redwood Rooms

     

 

 

Theoretical Particle and Particle Astrophysics--Green Room, Bldg. 40

 

 

 

 

11:15 a.m.

Formal Talks on Group Members and Administration

R. Blandford/
M. Peskin

 

PDF

 35 + 10

12:00 p.m.

Lunch with Theory Post Docs, Served in Green Room

 

 

 

 40

12:40 p.m.

 

Type 1A Supernovae and the Accelerating Universe

S. Jha

 

PDF

15 + 5

1:00 p.m.

 

String Compactification and Supersymmetry Breaking

B. Florea

 

PDF

15 + 5

1:20 p.m.

 

Computational Cosmology

J. Wise

 

PDF

15 + 5

1:40 p.m.

New SUSY, Higgs, and Dark Matter Models

R. Harnik

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:00 p.m.

ILC Studies of SUSY and the "LHC Inverse Problem"

C. Berger

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:20 p.m.

Understanding Gamma Ray Bursts

E. do Couto e Silva

 

PDF

15 + 5

2:40 p.m.

Computation of Multi-Jet QCD Amplitudes at NLO

D. Forde

PPT

 

15 + 5

3:00 p.m.

Extragalactic Jets and GLAST

 

L. Stawarz

PPT

 

15 + 5

3:20 p.m.

Fundamental Physics Tests with Atomic Interferometry

P. Graham

 

PDF

15 + 5

3:40 p.m.

Growth of Structure

M. Amin

 

PDF

15 + 5

4:30 p.m.

Executive Session in Redwood Rooms

     

 

 

Executive Meeting in Redwood Rooms
C & D, Bldg. 48

 

 

 

 

4:30 p.m.-

6:00 p.m.

Executive Session

 

 

 

 

Thursday, June 14, 2007 Redwood Rooms C & D, Bldg. 48
Executive Session--CLOSED SESSIONS

Start Time

Topic

Speaker

 

 

Duration
(min)

7:30 a.m.

Coffee and Pastries for Committee

 

 

 

30

8:00 a.m.

SLAC PPA Long Term Planning and Issues--CLOSED SESSION

P. Drell

 

 

60

9:00 a.m. -

12:00 p.m.

Executive Session--CLOSED SESSION

 

 

 

180

12:00 p.m.

Executive Session Lunch

 

 

 

60

1:00 p.m.

Closeout with PPA Directors

 

 

 

60

2:00 p.m.

Adjourn

 

 

 

 

Updated: June 15, 2007

Content: julies@slac.stanford.edu