2012 Fall High Energy Particle Physics Seminar: Dr. BFL Ward

DateSeptember 10, 2012Time4:00 - 5:00 pm
LocationBaylor Sciences Building, Room A202
B. F. L. Ward, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor of Physics, Baylor University

IR-Improved DGLAP-CS Theory and NLO ME Matched Parton Shower MC Precision in LHC Physics

We present the current status of the application of our approach of exact amplitude-based resummation in quantum field theory to precision QCD calculations, by realistic MC event generator methods, as needed for precision LHC physics. In this ongoing program of research, we discuss recent results as they relate to the interplay of the attendant IR-Improved DGLAP-CS theory and the precision of exact NLO matrix-element matched parton shower MC's in the Herwig6.5 environment in relation to recent LHC experimental observations. There continues to be reason for optimism in the attendant comparison of theory and experiment.

For More information contact: Dr. Kenichi Hatakeyama 710-2286.

PublisherDepartment of Physics
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