2015/2016 Season

Historic Neutrino Seminar Series Talks: 2015/2016

This page showcases talks from the 2015/2016 Neutrino Seminar Series.

The organizers for this season were:

  • Minerba Betancourt
  • Anne Schukraft
  • Keith Matera

For questions and comments concerning this season of talks, please email the organizers.

The 2015/2016 Season

Date Topic Speaker Files
Sept 3, 2015 EXO-200 and nEXO Michelle Dolinski, Drexel University Slides


Sept 17, 2015 First analysis results from the Askaryan Radio Array Thomas Meures, University of Wisconsin Slides
Oct 1, 2015 Search for understanding in neutrino-nucleus pion production Steven Dytman, University of Pittsburgh Slides
Oct 15, 2015 Recent results from the Daya Bay experiment Xin Qian, Brookhaven National Lab Slides
Oct 29, 2015 Opportunites with kaon decay-at-rest neutrinos Joshua Spitz, University of Michigan Slides
Nov 5, 2015 What is Δm2ee? Stephen Parke, Fermilab Slides
Dec 10, 2015 First results from the NOvA experiment Mayly Sanchez, Iowa State University Slides
Dec 18, 2015 Special seminar combined with Wine and Cheese: Calculating the NuMI Flux Leonidas Aliaga, William & Mary Slides,Video
Jan 28, 2016 CHANDLER: a New Detector Technology for Short-baseline Reactor Neutrinos Jonathan Link, Virginia Polytechnic Insitiute and State University Slides
Feb 11, 2016 QCD and neutrino cross sections Richard Hill, University of Chicago Slides
Feb 16, 2016 Unified treatment of the inclusive lepton-nucleus scattering within the Spectral Function formalism Noemi Rocco, Universita “La Sapienza” Rome Abstract
Feb 25, 2016 Results from the engineering run of the Coherent Neutrino Nucleus Interaction Experiment (CONNIE) Juan Estrada, Fermilab Abstract
Mar 10, 2016 Neutrino induced meson production reaction in the resonance region Toru Sato, Osaka University Abstract
Mar 17, 2016 The Jiangmen Underground Neutrino Observatory Michael Wurm, University of Mainz  Slides
Mar 24, 2016 Who Has Seen the WIMP? Neither You Nor I. (A LUX talk) Daniel McKinsey, University of California, Berkeley Abstract
Mar 31, 2016 High-energy neutrinos: a new messenger from the non-thermal universe Markus Ackermann, DESY Zeuthen Slides
Apr 21, 2016 ICARUS-T600. Insights in the largest LAr-TPC detector Angela Fava, Fermilab Slides
May 5, 2016 Overview and Status of the ProtoDUNEs Thomas Kutter, Louisiana State University Slides
May 12, 2016 NuPRISM Michael Wilking, Stony Brook University Slides
May 24, 2016 The India-Based Neutrino Observatory (INO) Vivek Datar, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) Slides
May 26,
HALO: The Helium and Lead Observatory, and Supernova Neutrinos Alec Habig, University of Minnesota Slides