LIDINE 2017: LIght Detection In Noble Elements

from Friday, 22 September 2017 (08:00) to Sunday, 24 September 2017 (17:00)
SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory (Kavli Auditorium)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
22 Sep 2017
23 Sep 2017
24 Sep 2017
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08:00 --- Light refreshments ---
09:00
Friday Morning 1 -Prof. Denver Whittington (Syracuse University) (until 10:50) (Kavli Auditorium)
09:00 Study of the Low-Energy ER/NR Discrimination and its Electric-Field Dependence with Liquid Argon - Mr Tatsuki Washimi (Waseda university)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:15 New Results on the Near-Infrared Scintillation of Liquid Argon - Dr Carlos Ourivio Escobar (FERMILAB)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:30 The Argon Response to Ionization and Scintillation (ARIS) experiment - Dr Tessa Johnson (UC Davis)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:45 First underground run of ArDM and measurement of the attenuation lenght of the argon scintillation light - Dr Roberto Santorelli (CIEMAT Madrid)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:00 Investigation of Two-Phase Xenon Detectors with PIXeY - Ms Elizabeth Boulton (Lawrence Berkeley National Lab)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:15 Liquid xenon scintillation measurements and pulse shape discrimination in the LUX dark matter detector - Brian Lenardo (LLNL / UC Davis)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:30 Measurement of Electronic Recoil Response and Electronic/Nuclear Recoils Discrimination of low energy in XENON100 - Mr Jingqiang Ye (UC San Diego)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:45 Logistics, Announcements - Maria Elena Monzani (SLAC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:50 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Friday Morning 2 -Prof. Kaixuan Ni (UCSD) (until 13:00) (Kavli Auditorium)
11:15 Search for CEvNS with a liquid argon scintillation detector - Rex Tayloe (Indiana University, Dept. of Physics)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:30 Updated Results from the LZ System Test Platform At SLAC - Dr Tomasz Biesiadzinski (SLAC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:45 XeBrA: Characterizing Dependence of Electric Field Breakdown on Electrode Area in Noble Liquids - Lucie Tvrznikova   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:00 Metallic wire grid behavior and testing in low pressure gaseous noble elements detector. - Wei Ji   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:15 Krypton-85 Removal for LZ Using Gas Charcoal Chromatography - Dr Christina Ignarra (SLAC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:30 Calibrating Inner-Shell Electron Recoils in a Xenon Time Projection Chamber - Mr Daniel Baxter (Northwestern University)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:45 PTFE Reflectance for Xenon Scintillation Light - Prof. Wolfgang Lorenzon (University of Michigan)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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08:00 --- Light refreshments ---
09:00
Saturday Morning 1 - Daniel McKinsey (until 10:45) (Kavli Auditorium)
09:00 Cryogenic readout for multiple VUV4 Multi-Pixel Photon Counters in liquid xenon - Dr Adriano Di Giovanni (NYUAD)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:15 light detection with SiPM in nEXO experiment - Dr Gaosong Li (Stanford University)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:30 Status of the SiGHT hybrid photodetector development - Dr Luca Pagani (UC Davis)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:45 Development of SensL SiPM Arrays - Benjamin Godfrey (UC Davis)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:00 A Pixelated Charge Readout for Liquid Argon Time Projection Chambers - Mr Damian Goeldi (University of Bern)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:15 Overview of the CAPTAIN detector and preliminary results from neutron run. - Jorge Chaves (University of Pennsylvania)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:30 Photon detection system for ProtoDUNE dual phase - Clara Cuesta (Ciemat)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:45 --- Coffee Break ---
11:15
Saturday Morning 2 -Prof. Luca Grandi (University of Chicago) (until 13:00) (Kavli Auditorium)
11:15 Supernova Neutrino Detection in LZ - Mr Dev Ashish Khaitan (University of Rochester)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:30 Signal Reconstruction for DEAP-3600 - Mr Thomas McElroy (University of Alberta)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:45 The Noble Element Simulation Technique v2 - Dr Jason Brodsky (LLNL)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:00 Global Quantum Efficiency Simulations - Mr Thomas Wester (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:15 Radon Background in Liquid Xenon Detectors - Mrs Natascha Rupp (MPIK Heidelberg)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:30 Characterization of Pb-206 Nuclear Recoils in Liquid Xenon - Jacob Cutter (UC Davis)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:45 Impact of the positive ion current on large size neutrino detectors and delayed photon emission - Dr Roberto Santorelli (CIEMAT Madrid)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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08:00 --- Light refreshments ---
09:00
Sunday Morning 1 -Dr Roberto Santorelli (CIEMAT) (until 10:50) (Kavli Auditorium)
09:00 Liquid-Noble Bubble Chambers for WIMP and CENNS Detection - Prof. C Eric Dahl (Northwestern University)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:20 Increasing the sensitivity of LXe TPCs to dark matter by doping with helium or neon - Hugh Lippincott (Fermilab)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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09:40 Scintillation from Xenon-Doped Liquid Argon - Prof. Denver Whittington (Syracuse University)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:00 Optical Spectroscopy of Pure Liquid Argon and Liquid Argon-Xenon Mixtures - Prof. Andreas Ulrich (TU-Muenchen, Physik-Department)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:20 A Path to the Direct Detection of sub-GeV Dark Matter Using Calorimetric Readout of a Superfluid He-4 Target - Junsong Lin   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:40 Round Table Summary: Large future detectors   (Kavli Auditorium)
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10:50 --- Coffee Break ---
11:10
Sunday Morning 2 -Dr Scott Kravitz (LBL) (until 13:00) (Kavli Auditorium)
11:10 Developing LAr Scintillation Light Applications at Neutrino Energies with LArIAT - Dr Andrzej Szelc (University of Manchester)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:25 NEXT experiment: 0νββ search with High pressure Xe gas TPC - Dr Neus López March (IFIC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:40 Progress towards barium daughter tagging in $Xe^{136}$ decay using single molecule fluorescence imaging - Austin McDonald (UTA)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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11:55 Secondary scintillation yield and energy resolution of Xe-CO2/CH4/CF4 mixtures for the NEXT electroluminescence TPC - Mr Carlos Henriques (LIBPhys, Departamento de Fisica, Universidade de Coimbra, Rua Larga, 3004-516 Coimbra, Portugal)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:10 Informing the next generation of dark matter and neutrino detectors with MiniCLEAN - Christopher Benson   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:25 Prospects of the Carleton Cryogenic Facility - Dr Robert Stainforth (Carleton University)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:40 Round Table Summary: New Technologies   (Kavli Auditorium)
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12:50 Conclusions, Proceedings, Announcements   (Kavli Auditorium)
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PM
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Keynote: Overview Talks -Dr Tomasz Biesiadzinski (SLAC) (until 16:00) (Kavli Auditorium)
14:00 Noble Liquid detectors for Dark Matter - Prof. Tom Shutt (SLAC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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14:40 Neutrino detection with Noble Elements - Dr Ben Jones (UTA)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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15:20 Liquid xenon in nuclear medicine: state-of-the art and the PETALO approach - Dr Paola Ferrario (IFIC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Round table -Prof. Luca Grandi (University of Chicago) Dr Rachel Mannino (University of Wisconsin) (until 18:00) (Berryessa, B 53)
16:30
Round table - Andreas Biekert Prof. Denver Whittington (Syracuse University) (until 18:00) (2nd floor Kavli)
16:30
Round table -Mr Ryan Linehan (Stanford University) Dr Andrzej Szelc (University of Manchester) (until 18:00) (3rd floor Kavli)
18:00 --- Tour of IR2 Test Platform ---
19:00 --- Conference Dinner ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Saturday Afternoon -Dr Carlos Escobar (FNAL) (until 16:00) (Kavli Auditorium)
14:00 The LArIAT light detection system - Prof. Ernesto Kemp (University of Campinas (BR) and Fermilab)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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14:15 Measurements of Wavelength Shifters’ conversion efficiency in the Vacuum Ultraviolet region using Synchrotron Light - Mr Bruno Gelli (Universidade Estadual de Campinas - UNICAMP)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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14:30 Improved measurements of the absolute wavelength shifting efficiency of Tetraphenyl Butadiene - Christopher Benson   (Kavli Auditorium)
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14:45 Liquid argon scintillation detection utilizing wavelength-shifting plates and light guides - Bruce Howard (Indiana University)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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15:00 The SBND High Efficiency Light Collection System - Dr Diego Garcia-Gamez (The University of Manchester)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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15:15 Production and Characterization of Full Scale Light Guides for Future Large LArTPCs - Mr Jarrett Moon (MIT)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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15:30 Increasing the efficiency of photon collection in LArTPCs: the ARAPUCA light trap - Prof. Ernesto Kemp (University of Campinas - UNICAMP)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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15:45 X-ARAPUCA a new development of the ARAPUCA device - Prof. Ana Amelia Machado (UFABC)   (Kavli Auditorium)
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16:00 --- Coffee Break ---
16:30
Round Table -Prof. C Eric Dahl (Northwestern University) James Watson (UC Berkeley) (until 18:00) (3rd floor Kavli)
16:30
Round Table - Vetri Velan Hugh Lippincott (Fermilab) (until 18:00) (Kavli Auditorium)
16:30
Round Table -Prof. Kaixuan Ni (UCSD) TJ Whitis (until 18:00) (2nd floor Kavli)
18:00 --- Tour of IR2 Test Platform ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---