Program

The final program for the ETMC meeting:

Wednesday

  • 17:00 - 17:20 Welcome session, handling of practical affairs
  • 17:20 - 18:00 Talk Status of Nf=2+1+1 simulations (Siebren)
  • 19:00 - 21:30 Dinner ('t Feithhuis)

Thursday

  • 09:00 - 09:40 Talk Baryon masses (Jaume)
  • 09:40 - 10:00 Talk Updated results for the form factors and generalized form factors of the nucleon (Pierre-Antoine)
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Coffee
  • 11:00 - 11:30 Talk Nf=2 renormalization (Olivier)
  • 11:30 - 12:00 Talk Renormalization of 4-quark operators (Mauro)
  • 12:00 - 14:00 Lunch (La Place) and climbing of the Martinitower
  • 14:00 - 14:25 Talk Renormalization for Nf=2+1+1 (Benoit)
  • 14:25 - 14:50 Talk Neutral pions and finite volume effects (Carsten)
  • 14:50 - 15:10 Coffee
  • 15:10 - 15:50 Talk Strange and charm in Nf=2+1+1 (Marc)
  • 15:50 - 16:10 Overflow
  • 16:10 - 16:30 Coffee
  • 16:30 - 18:00 Panel discussion Current issues (Vittorio, Chris, Gregorio) (Canceled)
  • 18:00 - 19:30 Go around town (shops are open on Thursday evening)
  • 19:30 - 21:00 Dinner ('t Zwarte Schaap)
  • 24:00+ Explore Groningen nightlife

Friday

  • 09:30 - 10:10 Talk Matrix elements (Dru)
  • 10:10 - 10:30 Talk AuroraScience (Luigi)
  • 10:30 - 11:00 Coffee
  • 11:00 - 11:20 Talk B-physics: HQET (Chris)
  • 11:20 - 11:40 Talk B-physics: Traditional analysis (Cecilia)
  • 11:40 - 12:00 Talk B-physics: Novel methods (Roberto)
  • 12:00 - 12:15 Talk B-physics: Remarks (Gregorio)
  • 12:15 - 13:00 Lunch (free)
  • 13:00 - 14:45 Panel discussion Strategy for the future (Giancarlo, Carsten, Jaume, Elisabetta)
  • 14:45 - 15:00 Closing (Karl)
  • 15:00 End of ETMC meeting

Saturday: visit to Schiermonnikoog, an island which is a national park, located in the Wadden Sea (UNESCO world heritage site) and easily one of the most beautiful areas in the Netherlands. This visit is optional, traveling costs for bus, boat and bike rental on the island are around €30-35.

  • 8:20 - 9:15 Bus from Groningen central station to Lauwersoog Harbor
  • 9:30 - 10:15 Ferry from Lauwersoog to Schiermonnikoog
  • 10:15 - varying Visit Schiermonnikoog (this ending time is flexible, there are earlier boats and one later boat)
  • 45 min Ferry from Schiermonnikoog back to Lauwersoog
  • 1 hour Bus from Lauwersoog back to Groningen central station