Dark Matter Day at the University of Sheffield

Dark Matter Day at the University of Sheffield
University of Sheffield, Department of Physics & Astronomy | Hounsfield Road, Sheffield S3 7RH, United Kingdom |

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University of Sheffield, Department of Physics & Astronomy

Physicists at the University of Sheffield participate in many leading international experiments to search for Dark Matter. This evening, learn about Dark Matter, the multi-faceted search for it and Sheffield’s contributions to this worldwide effort!

 

Timetable

7.00–7.05: Welcome & Introduction
7.05–7.25: Dark Matter – The Big Picture (Prof. Neil Spooner)
7.25–7.45: Hunting for Dark Matter with Liquid Xenon (Dr. Vitaly Kudryavtsev)
7.45–8.05: Break & Refreshments
8.05–8.25: Dark Matter Searches at the LHC (Baptiste Ravina)
8.25–8.45: Axions as a Dark Matter Candidate (Dr. Ed Daw)

About University of Sheffield, Department of Physics & Astronomy

The University of Sheffield’s Department of Physics & Astronomy participates in many leading international experiments to search for Dark Matter.

Organizer contact information

Email: jmigenda1@sheffield.ac.uk

 

When & Where

  • Oct 30, 2017
  • 19:00 - 20:45
  • Location: Hicks Building

    Hounsfield Road, Sheffield S3 7RH, United Kingdom.

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