NExT PhD Workshops
- First NExT PhD Workshop (Abingdon, 18-20 July 2011).
- Second NExT PhD Workshop (Sussex, 20-22 August 2012).
- Third NExT PhD Workshop (QMUL, 17-19 June 2013).
- Fourth NExT PhD Workshop (Southampton, 23-25 June 2014).
- Fifth NExT PhD Workshop (Abingdon, 8-11 June 2015).
- Sixth NExT PhD Workshop (Sussex, 20-23 June 2016).
- Seventh NExT PhD Workshop (Abingdon, 26-29 June 2017).
- Sixth NExT PhD Workshop (Sussex, 20-23 June 2016).
- Eight NExT PhD Workshop (QMUL, 25-28 June 2018).
Other Workshops (Co-)Organised through NExT
- New Ideas on Hadronisation (RAL, 30 May 2008).
- Theory Experiment Interplay at the LHC (RHUL, 8-9 April 2010).
- Tools 2010 (WSA, 29 June-2 July 2010).
- iNExT (Sussex, 23-24 September 2010).
- Mini-workshop on the High Energy Physics Model Database (HEPMDB) (Durham, 2 March 2012).
- TOP 2012 (Winchester, 16-21 September 2012).
- Electro-Weak Corrections for LHC Physics (Durham, 23-26 September 2012).
- Graduate School `From Classical to Quantum General Relativity: Applications to Black Holes' (Sussex, 16-18 January 2013).
- Graduate School `From Classical to Quantum General Relativity: Applications to Cosmology'' (Sussex, 23-25 April 2014).
SEPnet Events Involving NExT
- Second SEPnet Regional Video Conference (Various venues, 27 June 2011). See here for a draft agenda.
- Cross SEPnet Seminar on Charmonium Physics (Various venues, 17 August 2011).
- SEPnet Grand Challenge Conference 2012 (Southampton, 12-13 September 2012).
Talk to NExT Theorists Day at RAL (previously NExT Days at RAL)
- Wednesday 30 January 2013: Prof GG Ross (Oxford) on "Wither SUSY ?".
- Wednesday 8 May 2013: Dr G Cacciapaglia (IPNL) on "Model Independent Search of Vector-like Quarks".
- Wednesday 26 June 2013: Prof DV Bugg (QMUL) on "Galaxies & Quantum Mechanics".
- Wednesday 2 October 2013: Dr L Panizzi (Southampton) on "Model-independent analysis of scenarios with single and multiple vector-like quarks".
- Wednesday 12 March 2014: Dr V Sanz (Sussex) on "Long-lived Exotica: a Theorist Perspective".
- Wednesday 26 March 2014: Dr V Keus (Southampton, RAL & RHUL) on "Higgs Models with Multiple Doublets".
- Wednesday 21 January 2015: Dr S Nikitenko (IC & CERN) on "LHC search for SUSY and BSM Higgs bosons".
- Wednesday 22 April 2015: Dr J Rojo (Oxford) on "The structure of the proton in the Higgs Boson era".
- Wednesday 3 February 2016: Prof C Coriano' (Salento & Southampton) on "Z' models from the GUT to the LHC scale".
- Friday 17 June 2016: Prof Ulrich Ellwanger (Paris Sud, Orsay) on "NMSSM Higgs bosons: possibilities for direct or indirect detection".
- Wednesday 16 November 2016: Dr Thomas Flacke (Korea University, South Korea) on "Hunting for composite, pseudoscalar resonances at the LHC using diboson or top-pair signatures".
See the RAL-PPD seminar page for further info.
NExT Seminar Meetings
|11th May 2001, Soton||B Physics|
|S Xella Hansen (RAL)||Recent Results from BaBar|
|15th June 2001, RAL||Flavour Dynamics|
|C Sachrajda (Soton)||CP Violation and the Extraction of CKM Parameters|
|K Peach (RAL)||Chair, General Discussion|
|27th September 2001, Soton||Neutrino Physics|
|G Ross (Oxford)||The Fermion Mass Problem|
|A de Santo (Oxford)||MINOS|
|D Wark (RAL/Sussex)||Results from SNO|
|S King (Soton)||Theoretical Questions in Neutrino Physics|
|23rd November 2001, RAL||Higgs Searches at the LHC|
|P Norton (RAL)||SM Higgs Search in ATLAS|
|WJ Murray (RAL)||Search for Non-SM Higgs in ATLAS|
|B Kennedy (RAL)||Higgs Searches in CMS|
|N Evans (Soton)||Theoretical Status of the Higgs|
|8th February 2002, Soton||SUSY Particle Searches at the LHC|
|I Tomalin (RAL)||Search for R-Parity Conserving SUSY at LHC|
|P Norton (RAL)||Search for R-Parity Violating SUSY|
|T Blazek (Soton)||Theoretical Aspects of SUSY|
|D Ross (Soton)||A Signal for Supersymmetry from a Light Higgs|
|26th April 2002, RAL||B Physics|
|S Xella Hansen (RAL)||Report from the La Thuile Conference|
|P Soler (RAL)||B Physics Reach of LHCb|
|J Flynn (Soton)||B Physics from Lattice QCD|
|N de Groot (RAL/Bristol)||CKM Fit to B Decay Rates using Factorization|
|25th October 2002, Soton||Recent Developments in B Physics|
|S Descotes Genon (Soton)||Recent Developments in QCD Factorization for B Decays|
|N de Groot (RAL/Bristol)||Recent measurements of CP Violation in BaBar|
|7th February 2003, RAL||Neutrino Physics|
|S King (Soton)||Neutrino Mass and the Flavour Problem|
|W Scott (RAL)||Matter Covariance|
|A Weber (RAL)||Long Baseline Experiments|
|20th June 2003, Soton||Dark Matter & Cosmology|
|V di Clemente (Soton)||Recent Developments in Inflationary Cosmology|
|D Wands (Portsmouth)||The Primordial Density Perturbation|
|N Smith (RAL)||Experimental Dark Matter Searches|
|7th November 2003, RAL||Higgs and SUSY Connections|
|S Moretti (Soton)||Higgs and SUSY connections: Theoretical Results|
|WJ Murray (RAL)||Experimental Aspects of Higgs and SUSY|
|N de Groot (RAL/Bristol)||Higgs and SUSY interplay between the LHC and ILC|
|13th February 2004, Soton||Rare B Decays|
|C Sachrajda (Soton)||B ? phi K_s in the Standard Model|
|T Blazek (Soton)||Precision Analysis and Rare B Decays in Constrained Minimal Supersymmetry|
|F Wilson (Bristol)||Experimental Overview|
|22nd October 2004, RAL||Neutrino phenomenology|
|D P Roy (TIFR)||Overview of Solar Neutrino Oscillation|
|S Antusch (Soton)||What can we learn about Particles, Forces and the Universe from the proposed Neutrino Experiments?|
|C Andreopoulos (RAL)||Neutrino Oscillations & Neutrino Interactions in the few-GeV energy range: a review of MINOS experiment issues|
|N Smith (RAL)||Progress in neutrinoless double beta decay experiments|
|4th February 2005, Soton||Neutrino Physics|
|D Wark (IC)||Introduction to Neutrino physics and to T2K|
|A Ereditato (CERN)||The liquid Argon TPC and application to the T2K long baseline neutrino experiment|
|A Rubbia (ETH)||A very large liquid Argon TPC for astroparticle physics, matter stability and neutrino physics|
|13th June 2005, RAL||Precision Physics at the LHC|
|P Hobson (Brunel)||Precision physics in ATLAS and CMS|
|C Verzegnassi (Trieste)||SUSY virtual effects in precision observables at the LHC|
|S Moretti (Soton)||Standard Model EW effects at the LHC|
|25th November 2005, Soton||Phenomenology of the Z'|
|A-S Giolo-Nicollerat (CERN)||Z' study at the LHC|
|R Nevzorov (Soton)||Z' and exotica phenomenology in the E_6 SSM|
|3rd March 2006, RAL||Neutrino Physics|
|C Andreopoulos (RAL)||Neutrino interaction physics and the GENIE neutrino MC generator|
|W Scott (RAL)||Extremisation of Flavour-Symmetric Jarlkog Invariants|
|23rd June 2006, Soton||Experimental and theoretical wish lists for hadron colliders|
|J Huston (MSU)||Roadmap for LHC physics: Standard Model Benchmarks for the early running|
|J Campbell (Glasgow)||Bridging the gap: hadron collider phenomenology|
|T Morris (Soton)||How MHV methods could help|
|27th April 2007, Soton||B Physics|
|F Wilson (RAL)||Recent B Physics results from Moriond 2007|
|S Ricciardi (RAL)||Future flavour physics at LHCb|
|S King (Soton)||The flavour problem and Supersymmetry|
|31st January 2008, RAL||Technicolour|
|N Evans (Soton)||Introduction to Technicolour|
|K Lane (Boston, RAL & LAPTH)||Low-scale Technicolour at the LHC|
|S Belyaev (Soton & RAL)||Collider phenomenology of Higgsless models|
|27th June 2008, Southampton||NExT Special Meeting on 60+60 (in honour of Doug & Norman's 60th)|
|J Forshaw (Manchester)||QCD and the Pomeron|
|J Dainton (Liverpool)||Quantum Chromo Diffraction|
|JR Ellis (CERN)||From higher order to low x|
|15th October 2008, RHUL||NExT Special Meeting on The Enlarged NExT Institute|
|CH Shepherd-Thermistocleous and C Andreopoulos (RAL)||Presentation of RAL|
|P Teixeira-Dias and S Boogert (RHUL)||Presentation of RHUL|
|S Belyaev (Soton & RAL)||Presentation of Southampton|
|S Peeters and S Huber (Sussex)||Presentation of Sussex|
|3rd April 2009, Sussex||The NExT Standard Model|
|S Peeters (Sussex)||Multifaceted neutrino physics with the SNO+ experiment|
|P Di Bari (Soton)||Testing new physics with neutrinos and cosmology|
|T Gregoire (Sussex)||Understanding electroweak symmetry breaking at the LHC|
|D Litim (Sussex)||Testing quantum gravity at the LHC|
|A de Santo (Sussex)||Searching for SUSY in leptonic final states at ATLAS|
|S West (RHUL)||Dark matter at the LHC|
|S Huber (Sussex)||Signals of baryogenesis|
|28th October 2009, RAL||NExT Physics Meeting|
|C H Shepherd-Thermistocleous (RAL)||Welcome & Introduction|
|I Tomalin (RAL)||Long lived exotic searches at CMS|
|N Kauer (RHUL & Soton)||Normalising weak boson pair production with early LHC data|
|L Basso (Soton & RAL)||Test of B-L scenario with early LHC data|
|X Calmet (Sussex)||Quantum black holes at the LHC|
|E Accomando (Soton & RAL)||Early LHC potential to test new physics|
|V Boisvert (RHUL)||ATLAS early data plans: selected topics|
|20th January 2010, Soton||NExT B-Physics Meeting|
|R Zwicky (Soton)||B -> K* l+ l-|
|S Ricciardi (RAL)||LHCb - Highlights and Prospects for Early Physics|
|J Boudreau (Pittsburgh)||CP Violation in B0s Mesons at the Tevatron Experiments|
|A Bevan (QMUL)||Super Flavour Factories: SuperB|
|S Jaeger (Sussex)||Hadronic B Decays and New Physics|
|12th May 2010, RHUL||NExT LHC Meeting|
|R Santos (Soton)||Very light Higgs at the LHC|
|PF Salvatore (Sussex)||SUSY signatures with tau final states at ATLAS|
|SF King (Soton)||Z' models at the LHC|
|P Teixeira-Dias (RHUL)||First results with ATLAS data|
|CH Shepherd-Themistocleous (RAL)||CMS: data at last|
|26th January 2011, RAL||NExT LHC Meeting|
|D Becciolini (Soton)||W' searches at the LHC: theory|
|MM Al Marashi (Soton)||Testing the No-lose and More-to-gain theorems of the NMSSM at the LHC|
|E Rizvi (QMUL)||Black Holes, Extra Dimensions and the LHC: phenomenology and ATLAS results|
|I Tomalin (RAL)||Searches for new phenomena at ATLAS and CMS|
|C Hays (Oxford)||Tevatron searches|
|WJ Murray (RAL)||LHC experiments: discovery reach dependence on lumi/root-s|
|4th May 2011, Soton||NExT Meeting on Neutrino Physics and Particle Cosmology|
|J Wilson (QMUL)||Neutrinoless double beta decay and SNO+|
|K Rama (Warwick)||A unified description of fermion mass matrices|
|S Peeters (Sussex)||Reactor neutrinos|
|L Marzola (Soton)||The problem of the initial conditions in leptogenesis|
|D Jones (Soton)||Leptogenesis in the two RH neutrino model|
|F Di Lodovico (QMUL)||Status of T2K|
|J Hall (Soton)||Dark Matter in the Exceptional SUSY Model|
|A Weber (Oxford)||MINOS/NOVA and future prospects of LBNE|
|M Fairbairn (KCL)||Exploring the dark universe|
|J Monroe (RHUL)||Dark Matter direct searches|
|9th November 2011, QMUL||First NExT Meeting at QMUL|
|C Wen (QMUL)||Overview of the progress on scattering amplitudes|
|G Salamanna (QMUL)||Top at LHC: from the Rococo of precision measurements to a New Wave of discoveries?|
|SF King (Soton)||LHC Phenomenology of an E6 inspired Supersymmetric Standard Model|
|G Ferretti (Chalmers U Tech)||Non standard models of Gauge Mediation|
|WJ Murray (RAL)||Higgs (experimental)|
|P Svantesson (Soton)||Measuring the pseudoscalar Higgs width at LHC|
|T Berry (RHUL)||ATLAS exotica experimental results|
|S Huber (Sussex)||Warped extra dimensions|
|14th March 2012, Sussex||NExT Meeting at Sussex|
|JR Ellis (KCL)||Higgs (theory)|
|P Teixeira-Dias (RHUL)||Higgs (experiment)|
|M Atkins (Sussex)||Higgs inflation|
|S Belyaev (Soton & RAL)||Non-Higgs theory and searches|
|K Mimasu (Soton)||Z' signals in polarised top-antitop final states at the LHC|
|F Deppisch (UCL)||Neutrinos and lepton-flavour violation|
|A Williams (RHUL)||Degenerate WIMPs|
|F di Lodovico (QMUL)||Neutrinos and theta_13|
|14th November 2012, RHUL||First NExT Meeting in the Higgs Era|
|P Teixeira-Dias (RHUL)||New Physics Searches using ATLAS|
|A Akeroyd (Soton)||Enhancement of H -> gamma gamma in the Higgs Triplet Model|
|L Panizzi (Soton)||Heavy Vector-like Quarks - Constraints and Phenomenology at the LHC|
|JM Camalich (Sussex)||The B -> K*l+l- Rare Decay at the Low-q^2 End-point|
|JM No Redondo (Sussex)||A Cocktail Model: From Radiative Neutrino Masses to Dark Matter and Back|
|V Keus (Soton, RAL & RHUL)||Z_p Scalar Dark Matter from Multi-Higgs-doublet Models|
|20th March 2013, RAL||New results from Moriond 2013|
|T Adye (RAL)||New experimental Higgs results from Moriond|
|S Khalil (Zewail City & Soton)||Higgs -> gamma gamma in SU(5)|
|J Hernandez-Sanchez (BUAP)||Light Charged Higgs phenomenology in Type III 2-Higgs Doublet Models|
|D Barducci (Soton)||Higgs signals at the LHC for the 4D Composite Higgs Model|
|F Deppisch (UCL)||Neutrinos and physics beyond the Standard Model|
|B Still (QMUL)||Recent results from neutrino experiments|
|JM Camalich (Sussex)||Searching for new physics in rare B decays|
|F Salvatore (Sussex)||Review of recent SUSY results at the LHC|
|27th November 2013, Soton||What NExT? BSM physics in light of LHC, Planck results and theta_13 discovery|
|F Sannino (Odense)||What New Physics after LHC8?|
|S Belyaev (Soton)||Exploring Universal Extra-dimensions at the LHC|
|A Banfi (Sussex)||Status of Higgs and jet physics|
|T Katori (QMUL)||Lorentz violation in Neutrinos|
|S Hannestad (Aarhus)||New Physics and Cosmological Observations|
|M Fairbairn (KCL)||What Next?|
|G Carvalho-Dorsch (Sussex)||EW Baryogenesis after LHC8|
|16th April 2014, QMUL||LHC BSM searches and neutrinos|
|V Keus (Soton, RAL & RHUL)||Multiple Higgs Doublets|
|A Granger (Sussex)||Beyond Randall-Sundrum: The Flavour of Warped Backgrounds|
|A Lewis (Sussex)||B-Mode Polarisation in the CMB|
|H Hayward (Liverpool)||ATLAS Searches from LHC Run 1|
|RC Aggleton (Soton, RAL & Bristol)||Search for NMSSM light bosons in h -> 4 tau|
|C Alpigiani (QMUL)||Search for Rare B Decays to Two Muons at ATLAS|
|J Hartnell (Sussex)||Future Long Baseline Neutrino Oscillation Experiments|
|19th November 2014, Sussex||News from BSM, Higgs and supersymmetry|
|S Abel (Durham)||Exact scale breaking and novel Higgs potentials|
|D Litim (Sussex)||From asymptotic freedom to asymptotic safety|
|V Sanz (Sussex)||BSM in the light of future colliders|
|U Egede (ICL)||Status and challenges for rare decays in LHCb|
|G Hiller (Dortmund)||A challenge to lepton universality|
|I Vivarelli (Sussex)||Search for stops and sbottoms at ATLAS: status and prospects|
|MC Thomas (Soton)||Model-independent exclusion of the light stop scenario|
|A Bethani (Sussex)||Higgs at CMS and ATLAS|
|R Delgado-Lopez (UCM & Soton)||A light Higgs in a strongly interacting electroweak symmetry breaking sector|
|29th April 2015, UCL||NExT Workshop at UCL|
|C Ghag (UCL)||Direct Dark Matter searches|
|R Kirk (RHUL)||Dark Matter with topological defects in the inert doublet model|
|K Mimasu (Sussex)||Discovering a cosmologically motivated 2HDM at the LHC via A0 -> Z H0|
|K Yagyu (Soton)||What is the mass scale of the 2nd Higgs boson?|
|C O'Brien (RHUL)||Higgs signal-background interference in gg -> VV in the SM and beyond|
|E Kuwertz (Victoria)||Searches for SUSY in final states with a leptonically decaying Z-boson, jets and MET|
|D Croon (Sussex)||Inflating with Goldstone bosons|
|F Hautmann (Soton)||QCD in high-multiplicity final states at the LHC|
|4th November 2015, RAL||NExT Workshop at RAL|
|F Margaroli (Rome 1)||From the top to the Higgs, and beyond|
|A Sfondilis (Sussex)||Phenomenology and Naturalness in Gauge Extensions of the MSSM after the Higgs discovery|
|RC Aggleton (Soton, RAL & Bristol)||Search for light NMSSM Higgs decaying to tau leptons|
|M Van Der Grinten (RAL)||Measurements of the neutron electric dipole|
|MC Thomas (Soton)||LHC limits on long-lived exotica from jets + Etmiss|
|S Kulkarni (Vienna)||Application of simplified model results to SUSY scenarios|
|L Panizzi (Soton & RAL)||DM spin characterization at the LHC in mono-X channels - A simplified model analysis|
|X Calmet (Sussex)||Non-locality in QFT due to quantum effects in gravity|
|27th April 2016, Soton||NExT Meeting at Soton|
|M Hindmarsh (Sussex)||Gravitational waves from a first order EW phase transition|
|B Murray (RAL & Warwick)||Recent results on the Higgs & 750 GeV diphoton excess|
|B Dillon (Sussex)||Top partners and EWSB in holographic composite Higgs model|
|P Ludl (Soton)||Neutrino Physics: Experimental Status|
|I de Medeiros Varzielas (Soton)||CP-odd invariants for multi-Higgs models and applications with discrete symmetry|
|PF Monni (Oxford)||Theory progresses in Higgs precision physics|
|S Belyaev (Soton & RAL)||Selected highlights on theory and phenomenology of Dark Matter|
|S Malik (ICL)||Review of Dark Matter searches at colliders|
|P Schaefers (Soton)||A to Z of the Muon Anomalous Magnetic Moment in the MSSM|
|9th November 2016, QMUL||NExT Meeting at QMUL|
|RC Aggleton (Soton, RAL & Bristol)||Review of LHC experimental results on low mass bosons in extended two Higgs doublet models|
|C White (QMUL)||TopFitter: elucidating new physics in the top sector|
|DA Millar (Soton & QMUL)||Discovering and profiling Z' bosons using asymmetry observables in top pair production with the lepton-plus-jets final state at the LHC|
|P Schaefers (Soton)||A to Z of the Muon Anomalous Magnetic Moment in the MSSM with Pati-Salam at the GUT scale|
|CT Sachrajda (Soton)||Lattice kaon physics|
|K Leslie (Sussex)||Charming new physics in rare B Decays and mixing|
|N Prouse (Soton & QMUL)||Precision neutrino experiments confronting predictive neutrino models|
|P Ludl (Soton)||Massive and supermassive neutrinos as dark matter|
|L Delle Rose (Soton & RAL)||Displaced vertices from heavy neutrinos in U(1)' models|
|10th May 2017, Sussex||NExT Meeting at Sussex|
|M Fairbairn (KCL)||New trends on dark matter|
|A Bond (Sussex)||Collider signatures of asymptotic safety beyond the SM|
|K Petridis (Bristol)||New results from LHCb on lepton flavour non-universality|
|S Jaeger (Sussex)||On lepton flavor non-universality|
|B Murray (RAL & Warwick)||Highlights and developments at the LHC Higgs frontier|
|D O'Brien (Soton)||Vector-like Quark production at the LHC, beyond the Narrow Width Approximation|
|J Setford (Sussex)||Composite Higgs models after Run 2|