Neutrino Seminar Series and Neutrino Discussions

The Neutrino Seminar Series and Neutrino Disscussions at Fermilab are intended to provide an oppurtunity to communicate ideas between the neutrino experiments and inject insight from relevant outside experts.

The schedule for the seminar series from summer 2016 onward can be found on the Neutrino Physics Center (NPC) homepage.

The 2015/2016 series

Date Topic Speaker Files
Sept 3, 2015 EXO-200 and nEXO Michelle Dolinski, Drexel University Slides
Sept 17, 2015 First analysis results from the Askaryan Radio Array Thomas Meures, University of Wisconsin Slides
Oct 1, 2015 Search for understanding in neutrino-nucleus pion production Steven Dytman, University of Pittsburgh Slides
Oct 15, 2015 Recent results from the Daya Bay experiment Xin Qian, Brookhaven National Lab Slides
Oct 29, 2015 Opportunites with kaon decay-at-rest neutrinos Joshua Spitz, University of Michigan Slides
Nov 5, 2015 What is Δm2ee? Stephen Parke, Fermilab Slides
Dec 10, 2015 First results from the NOvA experiment Mayly Sanchez, Iowa State University Slides
Dec 18, 2015 Special seminar combined with Wine and Cheese: Calculating the NuMI Flux Leonidas Aliaga, William & Mary Slides, Video
Jan 28, 2016 CHANDLER: a New Detector Technology for Short-baseline Reactor Neutrinos Jonathan Link, Virginia Polytechnic Insitiute and State University Slides
Feb 11, 2016 QCD and neutrino cross sections Richard Hill, University of Chicago Slides
Feb 16, 2016 Unified treatment of the inclusive lepton-nucleus scattering within the Spectral Function formalism Noemi Rocco, Universita "La Sapienza" Rome Abstract
Feb 25, 2016 Results from the engineering run of the Coherent Neutrino Nucleus Interaction Experiment (CONNIE) Juan Estrada, Fermilab Abstract
Mar 10, 2016 Neutrino induced meson production reaction in the resonance region Toru Sato, Osaka University Abstract
Mar 17, 2016 The Jiangmen Underground Neutrino Observatory Michael Wurm, University of Mainz Slides
Mar 24, 2016 Who Has Seen the WIMP? Neither You Nor I. (A LUX talk) Daniel McKinsey, University of California, Berkeley Slides
Mar 31, 2016 High-energy neutrinos: a new messenger from the non-thermal universe Markus Ackermann, DESY Zeuthen Slides
Apr 21, 2016 ICARUS-T600. Insights in the largest LAr-TPC detector Angela Fava, Fermilab Slides
May 5, 2016 Overview and Status of the ProtoDUNEs Thomas Kutter, Louisana State University Slides
May 12, 2016 NuPRISM Michael Wilking, Stony Brook University Slides
May 24, 2016 The India-Based Neutrino Observatory (INO) Vivek Datar, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) Slides
May 26, 2016 HALO: The Helium and Lead Observatory, and Supernova Neutrinos Alec Habig, University of Minnesota Slides

The 2014/2015 series

Date Topic Speaker Files
Aug 21, 2014 Discussion: Weak Charge Pion Production Puzzles Jan T. Sobczyk, Wroclaw University Slides
Sept 4, 2014 Neutrino Physics with IceCube and PINGU Tyce DeYoung, Michigan State University Slides
Sept 18, 2014 Coherent Charged Pion Production in ArgoNeuT Tingjun Yang, Fermilab Slides
Oct 2, 2014 LBNE Zelimir Djurcic, Argonne National Laboratory Slides
Oct 8, 2014 Discussion: Baselines and Neutrino Oscillations Mary Bishai, Brookhaven National Lab Slides
Oct 16, 2014 LAriaT Flor de Maria Blaszczyk, Boston University Slides
Oct 30, 2014 CHIPS Jenny Thomas, University College London Slides
Nov 13, 2014 Photon emission in NC interactions with nucleons and nuclei Luis Alvarez Ruso, University of Valencia Slides
Dec 4, 2014 Fermilab Short-Baseline Neutrino Program Ornella Palamara, Fermilab Slides
Dec 18, 2014 When leptons interact with gluons: implications for taus, muons, and neutrinos Alexey Petrov, Wayne State University Slides
Jan 22, 2015 New Cyclotrons for nu physics Janet Conrad, MIT Slides
Feb 9 + 12, 2015 Lecture: Neutrino masses and Majorana neutrinos Boris Kayser, Fermilab Slides
Feb 26, 2015 A CENNS program at the BNB Andrew Hime, PNNL Slides
Mar 5, 2015 Reanalysis of bubble chamber measurements of muon-neutrino induced single pion production Philip Rodrigues, University of Rochester Slides
Mar 12, 2015 Neutrino mass measurements Joseph Formaggio, MIT Slides
Mar 26, 2015 Neutrinos in Cosmology Scott Dodelson, Fermilab/University of Chicago Slides
Apr 2, 2015 The Coherent Elastic Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering (CENNS) Experiment at the Booster Neutrino Beamline Robert Cooper, Indiana University Slides
Apr 9, 2015 Discussion: Emission of back-to-back nucleons in lepton-nucleus scattering Omar Benhar, INFN and Department of Physics, "Sapienza" University Rome Slides
Apr 16, 2015 Precision Reactor Antineutrino Spectrum Measurements: Results, Anomalies and PROSPECTs Bryce Littlejohn, Illinois Institute of Technology Slides
Apr 23, 2015 Neutrino fluxes and anomalies from nuclear reactors Patrick Huber, Virginia Tech Slides
Apr 30, 2015 Advanced Scintillator Detector Concept Joshua Klein, University of Pennsylvania Slides
May 14, 2015 The MAJORANA DEMONSTRATOR: A Search for Double Beta Decay Steven Elliott, Los Alamos National Lab Slides
May 21, 2015 Neutrino Interactions and Long-Baseline Experiments Ulrich Mosel, University of Giessen Slides
May 28, 2015 T2K: oscillations, cross sections and you Kendall Mahn, Michigan State University Slides
July 23, 2015 The Nucleons Go Two By Two: Correlations in Nuclei Larry Weinstein, Old Dominion University Slides

The 2013/2014 series

Date Topic Speaker Files
Sept. 26, 2013 Liquid Argon Time Projection Chambers Dr. Tingjun Yang, Fermilab             Flyer and Slides
Oct. 9, 2013 The need for an early anti-neutrino run of NOvA. Professor S. Uma Sankar, IIT Bombay             Flyer and Slides
October 24, 2013 Supernova neutrinos. Professor Kate Scholberg, Duke University             Flyer and Slides
Oct. 31, 2013 Proton Decay. Professor Ed Kearns, Boston University/Fermilab IF Fellow Flyer and Slides
Nov. 7, 2013 Short Baseline Neutrino Experiments. Dr. Zarko Pavlovic, Los Alamos National Laboratory       Flyer and Slides
Nov. 14, 2013 Long-baseline Experiments in the NuMI Beamline Professor Patricia Vahle, College of William and Mary/Fermilab IF Fellow       Flyer and Slides
Dec. 12, 2013 Mu2e Dr. Andrei Gaponenko, Fermilab Wilson Fellow Flyer and Slides
Feb. 13, 2014 INT Workshop INT-13-54W review: Neutrino-Nucleus Interactions for Current and Next Generation Neutrino Oscillation Experiments Sam Zeller, Fermilab Flyer and Slides
Feb. 20, 2014 ANNIE: The Atmospheric Neutrino Neutron Interaction Experiment Matthew Wetstein, University of Chicago Flyer and Slides
Feb. 26, 2014 Exploring Majorana landscape: the NEXT generation Prof. Juan Jose Gomez-Cadenas, University of Valencia Flyer and Slides
Mar. 13, 2014 Opera results and emulsion detector applications. Thomas Strauss, University of Bern Flyer and Slides
Mar. 20, 2014 Planning for Future Neutrino Experiments Prof. Alex Sousa, University of Cincinnati Flyer and Slides
Apr. 17, 2014 The Muon g-2 Experiment Hogan Nguyen, Fermilab Flyer and Slides
May 1, 2014 The MINERvA experiment Prof. Kevin McFarland, University of Rochester Flyer and Slides
Jun. 5, 2014 "Building for Discovery" at the Intensity Frontier Andre de Gouvea, Northwestern University Slides
Jul. 17, 2014 Detection of 0-pion CC neutrino interactions in LArTPC with ArgoNeuT. Flavio Cavanna, Yale University Flyer and Slides

For scheduling, questions and comments please email the organizers.