ACP Seminar (Astronomy - Cosmology - Particle Physics)

Speaker: Stefan Hoeche (SLAC)
Title: Precision Event Generation for LHC Physics
Date (JST): Wed, May 29, 2013, 11:00 - 12:00
Place: Seminar Room A
Related File: 939.pdf
Abstract: This talk discusses recent developments in Monte-Carlo event generation at hadron colliders. It introduces techniques to improve fixed-order NLO computations and methods to combine NLO calculations with parton showers. Particular emphasis is given to the phenomenological implications.