Thematic Programs

Opening Session・Plenary Session

Information

Date

October 21, 2013

Venue

2F Seminar Room, WPI-AIMR Main Building, Tohoku University
2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba, Sendai, 980-8577, Japan
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Invited Researchers

  • Steven Weinberg (The University of Texas)
  • David Gross (University of California)
  • Maria Spiropulu (California Institute of Technology)
  • Joseph Lykken (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
  • Andrew Cohen (Boston University)
  • Barry Barish (California Institute of Technology)

Time Schedule

Mon. October 21, 2013
10:30 – 11:25
Beyond the Standard Model (Remote)
Steven Weinberg (The University of Texas)
11:25 – 12:20
The Outlook for Fundamental Physics
David Gross (University of California)
14:20 – 15:10
From Higgs discovery to precision Higgs and beyond
Maria Spiropulu (California Institute of Technology)
15:10 – 16:00
What is the Higgs Boson trying to tell us?
Joseph Lykken (Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory)
16:30 – 17:20
Wilson, Naturalness, and the Higgs
Andrew Cohen (Boston University)
17:20 – 18:10
The Future of Particle Accelerators: The International Linear Collider
Barry Barish (California Institute of Technology)