Physics of fundamental Symmetries and Interactions - PSI2016

from Sunday, 16 October 2016 (17:00) to Thursday, 20 October 2016 (20:00)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
16 Oct 2016
17 Oct 2016
18 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
AM
09:00
Mo - 1 -Prof. Brad Filippone (caltech) (until 10:30) ()
09:00 Welcome - Klaus Stefan Kirch (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
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09:10 Status of HIPA Facility at PSI - Joachim Kurt Grillenberger (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
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09:30 Spectroscopy of exotic atoms - Dr Aldo Antognini (Paul Scherrer Institute and ETHZ, Switzerland)   ()
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10:00 Testing fundamental interactions with few electron atoms and molecules - Prof. Krzysztof Pachucki (Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Warsaw)   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Mo - 2 - G. Greene (until 13:00) ()
11:00 The LANL UCN Program: status and news - Alexander Saunders (Los Alamos National Lab)   ()
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11:30 Electric Dipole Moments: A Look Beyond the Standard Model - Prof. Michael Ramsey-Musolf (U. Massachusetts Amherst)   ()
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12:00 Status report on the UCN/nEDM project at TRIUMF - Dr Beatrice Franke (TRIUMF, Vancouver, Canada)   ()
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12:20 Relaxation and Frequency shifts; a comparison between simulations and theory for the SNS nEDM experiment. - Dr Christopher Swank (Caltech)   ()
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12:40 The search for an electric dipole moment of the neutron at PSI - Ms Elise Wursten (KU Leuven)   ()
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09:00
Tu - 1 - N. Saito (until 10:30) ()
09:00 Gauge flavor symmetry, flavor structure and flavor violation - Prof. Zurab Berezhiani (Univ. L'Aquila and Gran Sasso National Laboratories)   ()
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09:30 Progress toward a new beam measurement of the neutron lifetime - Dr Maynard Dewey (NIST)   ()
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09:50 UCNtau: a measurement of the neutron lifetime using ultra-cold neutrons stored in an asymmetric magnetic trap - Dr Christopher Morris (Los Alamos)   ()
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10:10 The aSPECT Experiment - an overview and latest results - Dr Marcus Beck (for the aSPECT collaboration - Helmholtz-Institut Mainz and Johannes Gutenberg Universität Mainz)   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Tu - 2 - G. Marshall (until 12:40) ()
11:00 Precision measurements of fundamental properties of atomic particles - Prof. Klaus Blaum (Max Planck Institut für Kernphysik)   ()
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11:30 Fundamental weak interaction studies with electron beams - Prof. Frank Maas (Helmholtz Institute Mainz, GSI and Mainz University)   ()
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12:00 Lepton flavour violation in RS models with a brane- or nearly brane-localized Higgs - Dr Paul Moch (Universität Siegen)   ()
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12:20 Neutron Lifetime Measurement at J-PARC/MLF/BL05 - Tatsuhiko Tomita (Kyushu University)   ()
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09:00
We - 1 - O. Zimmer (until 10:30) ()
09:00 Fundamental physics with antihydrogen - michael doser (cern)   ()
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09:30 Entering the Precision Era: Antihydrogen Symmetry Tests with ALPHA - Dr Makoto Fujiwara (TRIUMF)   ()
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09:50 Latest results of the ASACUSA antihydrogen program - Dr Chloé Malbrunot (CERN)   ()
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10:10 Precision measurements of fundamental properties of the antiproton - BASE Experiment - Dr Christian Smorra (CERN)   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
We - 2 - M. Iwasaki (until 13:00) ()
11:00 The muon g-2: status from a theorist's point of view - Prof. Massimo Passera (INFN)   ()
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11:30 Prospects of Intensity and Precision Frontier - Prof. Naohito SAITO (J-PARC / KEK)   ()
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12:00 New insights into the proton radius puzzle and nuclear structure from muonic deuterium - Mr Julian J. Krauth (MPQ Garching)   ()
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12:20 Commissioning of new DC muon beam line, MuSIC-RCNP at Osaka University - Dr Dai Tomono (Osaka University)   ()
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12:40 NLO prediction for μ → eννγ and μ → eeeνν decays in the SM - Dr Matteo Fael (Bern Universität)   ()
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09:00
Th - 1 - E. Widmann (until 10:30) ()
09:00 Testing the Standard Model in beta-decay: status and prospects - Prof. Nathal Severijns (Katholieke Univ. Leuven)   ()
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09:30 Fundamental physics with precision magnetometers - Prof. Werner Heil (Institute of Physics)   ()
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10:00 Status of atomic parity violations experiments - Dr Lorenz Willmann (Van Swinderen Institute, Groningen University)   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Th - 2 - S. Roccia (until 13:00) ()
11:00 Searching for ultralight dark matter with atomic spectroscopy and magnetic resonance - Prof. DMITRY BUDKER (Helmholtz Institute Mainz)   ()
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11:30 Flavour Physics in and beyond the Standard Model - Andreas Crivellin (PSI)   ()
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12:00 Search for new gravity-like interactions and test of the equivalence principle using slow neutrons - Dr Yoshio Kamiya (International Center for Elementary Particle Physics, The University of Tokyo)   ()
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12:20 Measurements of Neutron and Nuclear Beta Decay Using Highly-Segmented Silicon Detectors In a Magnetic Spectrometer - Dr Jonathan Wexler for the Nab & UCNB Collaborations (North Carolina State University)   ()
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12:40 A Measurement of the Electron-Antineutrino Correlation in Free Neutron Beta Decay - Prof. Alexander Komives (DePauw University)   ()
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PM
17:00
Registration - Chair: Anita Van Loon (Paul Scherrer Institut) (until 19:00) (Hotel zur Therme)
18:00 --- Welcome Reception ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Mo - 3 - K. Jungmann (until 16:10) ()
14:30 Particle Physics with AMO Methods - Prof. Gerald Gabrielse (Harvard University)   ()
15:00 Atomic-Physics Searches for Dark Energy - Prof. Holger Müller (UC Berkeley)   ()
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15:30 Recent results on CP and CPT violation with the BABAR detector - Dr Fabio Anulli (INFN Rome)   ()
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15:50 Positronium and Muonium 1S-2S Laser Spectroscopy - Dr Paolo Crivelli (ETH Zurich, Institute for Particle Physics)   ()
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16:10 --- Coffee ---
16:40
Mo - 4 - K. Bodek (until 19:00) ()
16:40 Searches For Exotic Interactions with Slow Neutons - William Snow (Indiana University)   ()
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17:10 Time-Reversal Invariance Violation in Nuclei - Prof. Vladimir Gudkov (University of South Carolina)   ()
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17:30 SuperSUN – a new infrastructure for experiments with ultracold neutrons at ILL - Prof. Oliver Zimmer (Institut Laue Langevin)   ()
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17:45 A cold neutron beam facility for particle physics at the ESS - Torsten Soldner (Institut Laue Langevin)   ()
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18:00 A novel neutron EDM search using a pulsed beam - Dr Florian Piegsa (ETH Zürich)   ()
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18:15 A New Search for Neutron-Anti-Neutron Oscillations - Gustaaf Brooijmans (Columbia University)   ()
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18:30 Information on Fundamental Physics @ the ESS - T. Soldner G. Konrad   ()
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12:40 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Tu - 3 - H. Shimizu (until 15:50) ()
14:30 Axions, WISPs and More - Joerg Jaeckel (ITP Heidelberg)   ()
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15:00 Hadronic Weak Interaction studies at the Spallation Neutron Source - Nadia Fomin (University of Tennessee)   ()
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15:30 Storage ring proton EDM experiment and some systematic error studies - Dr Selcuk Haciomeroglu (Institute for Basic Science, Korea)   ()
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15:50 --- Coffee ---
16:20
Tu - 4 - P. Schmidt-Wellenburg (until 17:40) ()
16:20 Frequency-based decay electron spectroscopy to probe the neutrino mass scale and chirality-flipping interactions - Prof. Martin Fertl (University of Washington)   ()
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16:40 New results from NOvA - Dr Giulia Brunetti (Fermilab)   ()
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17:00 Search for K+ to pi+ nu nu at NA62 - R. Fantechi   ()
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17:20 Status of the TREK/E36 Experiment at J-PARC - Prof. Chaden Djalali (University of Iowa) Prof. Michael HASINOFF (Univ of British Columbia)   ()
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17:40
Poster Session (until 20:00) ()
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17:40 Thin scintillating fibers coupled to SiPMs for fast beam monitoring and timing purposes - Giada Rutar   ()
Poster
17:41 A Potassium magnetometry based current source for the nEDM experiment at PSI - Mr Peter Koss (KU Leuven)   ()
Poster
17:42 Detector characterization and background studies for $\beta$-decay experiments - Mr Noah Birge (University of Tennessee, Knoxville)   ()
17:43 VUV-sensitive MPPCs for liquid xenon detector in MEG II experiment - Mr Shinji Ogawa (The University of Tokyo)   ()
Poster
17:44 MEG II experiment: Upgraded Liquid Xe Detector with SiPM readout - Dr Kei Ieki (University of Tokyo)   ()
Poster
17:45 Tracking for the Mu3e experiment - Dr Alexandr Kozlinskiy (Mainz University KPH)   ()
Poster
17:46 Measurement of the weak magnetism form factor in 6He decay - Ms XUEYING Huyan (National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory/Michigan State University)   ()
Poster
17:47 NoMoS: Beyond the Standard Model Physics in Neutron Decay - Dr Gertrud Konrad (SMI Wien & Atominstitut)   ()
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17:48 The new magnetic field optimisation procedure of the nEDM experiment at PSI - Ms Elise Wursten (KU Leuven)   ()
Poster
17:49 Precise central unit of the DAQ system for the n2EDM experiment at PSI - Dr Jochen Krempel (ETH Zürich) Mr Michał Rawlik (ETH Zürich) Dr Jacek Zejma (JUC)   ()
Poster
17:50 Development of a double-cusp trap for ground-state hyperfine spectroscopy of antihydrogen atoms - Dr Naofumi Kuroda (University of Tokyo)   ()
17:51 Development of the measurement system toward the electron EDM search with laser cooled Fr atoms - Dr Takeshi Inoue (Tohoku University)   ()
17:52 High-Precision Mass Measurements with PENTATRAP - Mr Alexander Rischka (Max-Planck-Insitute für Kernphysik) Ms Rima Schüssler (Max-Planck-Insitute für Kernphysik)   ()
17:53 Search for a violation of the Pauli Exclusion Principle with electrons - Mr Andreas Pichler (Stefan Meyer Insitute)   ()
Poster
17:54 New Precise Measurement of Muonium Hyperfine Structure at J-PARC - Yasuhiro Ueno (University of Tokyo)   ()
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17:55 High precision analytical description for beta spectroscopy probing (Beyond) Standard Model physics. - Mr Leendert Hayden (Instituut voor Kern- en Stralingsfysica, KU Leuven, Belgium)   ()
17:56 Searching for axion-like particles with the nEDM experiment at the Paul Scherrer Institute - Mr Nicholas Ayres (University of Sussex) Mr Michał Rawlik (ETH Zürich)   ()
Poster
17:57 Development of a dual isotope rubidium co-magnetometer toward electron EDM search using laser-cooled francium - Ms Aiko Uchiyama (Tohoku University)   ()
Poster
17:58 Magnetometry for a next generation neutron EDM experiment - Dr Georg Bison (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
17:59 Neutron interferometry constrains dark energy chameleon fields - Dr Tobias JENKE (Institut Laue-Langevin)   ()
Paper
Poster
18:00 Muon Beam Monitoring Using Luminophore Foils at PSI - Zachary Donovan Hodge (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
Poster
18:01 Neutronics Studies for the Nab Experiment - Elizabeth Mae Scott (University of Tennessee)   ()
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18:02 Development of a high-brightness muonium beam - Mr Narongrit Ritjoho (PhD at Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
18:03 Experiments using two Bradbury Nielsen gates - Dr Wolfgang Schott (TUM)   ()
18:04 Development of an optical dipole force trap system towards search for an electron EDM using laser-cooled francium - Mr Kosuke Sakamoto (Tohoku University)   ()
Poster
18:05 Realization of Ramsey-type Gravity Resonance Spectroscopy within qBounce - Mr Tobias Rechberger (Atominstitut, TU Wien)   ()
Poster
18:06 Measurement of Direct Muon Atomic Radiative Capture in Lead - Zachary Donovan Hodge (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
Poster
18:07 Monte Carlo Programs for Muon Decays at NLO - Mr Yannick Ulrich (PSI / UZH)   ()
Poster
18:08 Towards precision beta-decay measurements with laser-cooled argon-35 - Ms Florence Lenaers (Université de Liège)   ()
Poster
18:09 The neutron lifetime experiment tSPECT - Mr Jan Peter Karch (Institute of Physics, University of Mainz)   ()
18:10 Detection of low-energy protons within the neutron β-decay spectrometer aSPECT - Dr Romain Maisonobe (Institut Laue-Langevin)   ()
Poster
18:11 News on the laser based Hg Co-magnetometer for the nEDM experiment at PSI - Ms Sybille Komposch (ETHZ)   ()
18:12 Snapshots of a Quantum Bouncing Ball realized with the qBounce gravity spectrometer - Mr Martin Thalhammer (Atominstitut TU-Wien)   ()
Poster
18:13 Testing Space-Time Non-Commutativity with High Precision Spectroscopy - Dr Mustafa MOUMNI (University of Biskra; Algeria)   ()
18:14 Measuring the Leptonic Dirac CP Phase with Muon Decay at Rest - Dr Shao-Feng Ge (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kernphysik, Germany)   ()
18:15 Development of $^{129}$Xe and $^{131}$Xe co-existing masers with external feedback for the search for Xe atomic EDM - Dr Tomoya Sato (Department of Physics, Tokyo Institute of Technology; RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science)   ()
Poster
18:16 Neutral pion form factor measurement by the NA62 experiment - Cristina Lazzeroni (University of Birmingham, UK)   ()
18:17 Novel measurement of tau-neutrino production by DsTau at the CERN SPS - Dr Tomoko Ariga (University of Bern)   ()
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18:18 Searches for Lepton number violation and resonances in the K+- -->pi mu mu decays at the NA48/2 experiment - Cristina Lazzeroni (University of Birmingham, UK) Dr Riccardo Fantechi (CERN EP and INFN Pisa)   ()
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18:19 The fibre tracker R&D for the Mu3e experiment - Angela Papa (Paul Scherrer Institute)   ()
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18:20 The calibration methods for the MEG experiment and its upgrade - Angela Papa (Paul Scherrer Institute)   ()
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18:21 The aSPECT experiment – Investigation of systematic uncertainties by Monte Carlo simulations - Mr Christian Schmidt (Institute of Physics, Uni Mainz)   ()
18:22 The aSPECT experiment – current status of the analysis - Mr Alexander Wunderle (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz)   ()
Poster
18:23 Design and performance of the proposed cold neutron beam facility for particle physics at the ESS - Torsten Soldner (Institut Laue Langevin)   ()
18:24 Status of the PSI UCN source - Nicolas Hild on behalf of the UCN Team at PSI - (PSI)   ()
18:25 Data Acquisition with GPUs for the Muon g-2 Experiment at Fermilab - Dr Wesley Gohn (University of Kentucky)   ()
Poster
18:26 Neutron moderators for the European Spallation Source - Esben Klinkby (DTU / ESS)   ()
Poster
18:27 A new muon beam line for fundamental physics study in J-PARC - Dr Naritoshi Kawamura (KEK)   ()
18:28 CALIPSO : a moderated positron calibration source for proton spectroscopy - Mr Romain Virot (Institut Laue-Langevin)   ()
18:29 Radiative Decay Counter for Ultimate Sensitivity of MEG II Experiment - Mr Ryoto Iwai (University of Tokyo)   ()
18:30 Performance of MEG II Positron Timing Counter Based on Commissioning Run Result - Ms Miki Nishimura (The University of Tokyo)   ()
18:31 A tracking detector for the P2 experiment - Prof. Niklaus Berger (Mainz University, Nuclear Physics)   ()
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18:32 Monte Carlo simulations for the neutron EDM experiment at TRIUMF - Mr Nicholas Christopher (TRIUMF UCN Collaboration)   ()
Poster
18:33 A Scintillation Stopping Target for the MEG II Experiment - Mr Felix Anton Berg (PSI)   ()
Poster
18:34 Cs magnetometers in the nEDM experiment at PSI - Dr Malgorzata Kasprzak (Kath. Univ. Leuven)   ()
18:35 Study of Discrete Symmetry Breaking Effects in Neutron-induced Compound States - Prof. Hirohiko Shimizu (Nagoya University)   ()
18:36 Data blinding for the nEDM experiment - Dr Jochen Krempel (ETH Zürich)   ()
Poster
18:37 Neutron decay measurements with PERKEO III - Mr Christoph Roick (TU Muenchen)   ()
18:38 Neutral currents in muonic atoms - Dr Frederik Wauters (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz)   ()
18:50 Preparation for the Time Reversal Invariance experiment at COSY (TRIC) - Dr Yury Valdau (Pax collaboration)   ()
Poster
18:51 Cartan's Torsion as Origin for Cosmological Constant and Dark Energy Density - Prof. A.N. Ivanov (TU Wien)   ()
18:57 muCool: Development of a novel high-brightness low-energy muon beamline - Ivana Belosevich (Inst. for Particle Physics, ETH Zurich)   ()
Poster
18:58 Electric field studies for nEDM experiments - Jacob Thorne (Univ. of Sussex)   ()
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
We - 3 - A. Papa (until 16:10) ()
14:30 Present status and future experiments in fundamental muon physics - Prof. David Hertzog (University of Washington)   ()
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15:00 The MuSun Experiment: First analysis of production data - Ms Rachel Ryan (University of Washington)   ()
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15:20 Measurement of muonic hydrogen 1S hyperfine splitting at RIKEN-RAL - Prof. Masahiko Iwasaki (RIKEN)   ()
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15:50 Low emittance muon source for muon g-2/EDM at J-PARC - Dr Glen Marshall (TRIUMF)   ()
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16:10 --- Coffee ---
16:40
We - 4 - M. Daum (until 18:30) ()
16:40 Ultracold neutrons at the Institut Laue Langevin in Grenoble, France - Dr Peter Geltenbort (Institut Laue-Langevin)   ()
17:00 qBOUNCE, a Quantum Bouncing Ball Gravity Spectrometer - Hartmut Abele (Atominstitut)   ()
17:30 PULSTAR UCN source: studying solid deuterium growth and evolution - Dr Ekaterina Korobkina (NC State University)   ()
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17:50 Two-Crystal Focusing Effect of diffracted neutron - Dr Vladimir Voronin (Petersburg Nuclear Physics Institute)   ()
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18:10 Crystal acceleration effect for cold neutrons in vicinity of Bragg resonance - Prof. Valery Fedorv (PNPI NRC KI)   ()
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19:00 --- Workshop Dinner ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Th - 3 - P. Kammel (until 16:45) ()
14:30 The COMET program - Dr Satoshi Mihara (KEK)   ()
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15:00 Light and weakly coupled dark sectors, and muon physics - Prof. Maxim Pospelov (Perimenter Institute / Univ. of Victoria)   ()
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15:30 The Mu2e Experiment - Andrei Gaponenko (Fermilab)   ()
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15:50 The Mu3e experiment - Dr Niklaus Berger (Mainz University, Nuclear Physics)   ()
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16:10 The mu+ -> e+ gamma decay search with the full dataset of the MEG experiment - Angela Papa (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
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16:30 Outlook - Prof. Brad Filippone (caltech)   ()
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16:40 Final words - Klaus Stefan Kirch (Paul Scherrer Institut)   ()
16:45 --- Coffee ---