Parallel Sessions

Thursday, August 4 to Saturday, August 6


  1. Higgs Physics (Conveners)
  2. Neutrino Physics (Conveners)
  3. Beyond the Standard Model (Conveners)
  4. Top Quark and Electroweak Physics (Conveners)
  5. Quark and Lepton Flavor Physics (Conveners)
  6. Strong Interactions and Hadron Physics (Conveners)
  7. Heavy Ions (Conveners)
  8. Astro-particle Physics and Cosmology (Conveners)
  9. Dark Matter Detection (Conveners)
  10. Formal Theory Developments (Conveners)
  11. Accelerator: Physics, Performance, R&D and Future Accelerator Facilities (Conveners)
  12. Detector: R&D and Performance (Conveners)
  13. Computing and Data Handling (Conveners)
  14. Education and Outreach (Conveners)
  15. Technology Applications and Industrial Opportunities (Conveners)
    • This session brings together industry and the particle and accelerator physics community providing industry an opportunity to seek collaborative agreement with physicists, and physicists to explore licensing or commercializing developments that have originated from the scientific community.
  16. Diversity and Inclusion (Conveners)
    • This session is to learn to develop a culture of diversity and inclusion by sharing experiences and demonstrating the benefits of achieving a fully diverse and inclusive team.

Higgs Physics: Conveners
Suyong Choi
Korea University, South Korea
Stefania Gori
University of Cincinnati, US
Kirill Prokofiev
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and HKUST Institute for Advanced Study. Hong Kong SAR, China
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Mayda Velasco, Northwestern University

Neutrino Physics: Conveners
Mary Bishai
Brookhaven National Laboratory, US
William Detmold
MIT, US
Yasaman Farzan
IPM, Iran
Kunio Inoue
Tohoku University, Japan
Seon-Hee Seo
Seoul National University, South Korea
Yvonne Wong
The University of New South Wales, Australia
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Marvin Marshak, University of Minnesota

Beyond the Standard Model: Conveners
Kiwoon Choi
Institute for Basic Science, South Korea
JiJi Fan
Brown University, US
Bruce Mellado
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
Seema Sharma
IISER-Pune, India
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Nikos Varelas, University of Illinois, Chicago

Top Quark and Electroweak Physics: Conveners
Pedro Ferreira da Silva
CERN, Switzerland
Joao Guimaraes da Costa
IHEP, China
Doreen Wackeroth
University at Buffalo - The State University of New York, US
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Chris White, Illinois Institute of Technology

Quark and Lepton Flavor Physics: Conveners
Aida El-Khadra
University of Illinois, US
Emi Kou
LAL Orsay, France
Diego Milanes
Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Lee Roberts
Boston University, US
Phillip Urquijo
The University of Melbourne, Australia
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Vishnu Zutshi, Northern Illinois University

Strong Interactions and Hadron Physics: Conveners
Jozef Dudek
Old Dominion University, US
Marina Nielsen
São Paulo University, Brazil
Emily Nurse
University College London, UK
Robert Schoefbeck
University of Gent, Belgium
Xiaoyan Shen
IHEP, China
Abdel Nasser Tawfik
[email protected], Egypt
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Kevin Pitts, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Heavy Ions: Conveners
Aaron Angerami
Columbia University, US
Helen Caines
Yale University, US
Carleton DeTar
University of Utah, US
Guilherme Milhano
University of Lisbon, Portugal
Matthew Nguyen
LLR / Ecole Polytechnique, France
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Ruth Van de Water, Fermilab

Astro-particle Physics and Cosmology: Conveners
João Torres de Mello Neto
Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Shirley Ho
Carnegie Mellon University, US
Marieke Postma
Nikhef, The Netherlands
Abigail Vieregg
University of Chicago, US
ICHEP Local Organizing Commitee Liason: Karen Byrum, Argonne National Laboratory

Dark Matter Detection: Conveners
Laura Baudis
University of Zurich, Switzerland
Priscilla Cushman
University of Minnesota, US
Young-Im Kim
Institute for Basic Science (IBS), South Korea
Shigetaka Moriyama
ICRR, University of Tokyo, Japan
Kathryn Zurek
LBNL, US
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Ed Blucher, University of Chicago

Formal Theory Developments: Conveners
Ruth Gregory
Durham University, UK
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Ruth Van de Water, Fermilab

Accelerator: Physics, Performance, R&D and Future Accelerator Facilities: Conveners
Jie Gao
IHEP, China
Eugene Levichev
BINP, Russia
Alessandra Lombardi
CERN, Switzerland
Lia Merminga
SLAC, US
Katsunobu Oide
KEK, Japan
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Kevin Pitts, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Detector: R&D and Performance: Conveners
Ingrid-Maria Gregor
DESY, Germany
Kenji Inami
Nagoya University, Japan
Marzio Nessi
CERN & University of Geneva, Switzerland
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Marcel Demarteau, Argonne National Laboratory

Computing and Data Handling: Conveners
Salman Habib
Argonne, US
Doris Y Kim
Soongsil University, South Korea
Elizabeth S Sexton-Kennedy
Fermilab, US
Randall Sobie
University of Victoria, Canada
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Nikos Varelas, University of Illinois, Chicago

Education and Outreach: Conveners
María Teresa Dova
UNLP, La Plata, Argentina
Motoko Kakubayashi
Kavli IPMU, University of Tokyo, Japan
Azwinndini Muronga
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa
Kate Shaw
ICTP Trieste, Italy
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Young-Kee Kim, University of Chicago

Technology Applications and Industrial Opportunities: Conveners
    This session brings together industry and the particle and accelerator physics community providing industry an opportunity to seek collaborative agreement with physicists, and physicists to explore licensing or commercializing developments that have originated from the scientific community.
Daniela Bortoletto
University of Oxford, UK
Petra Riedler
CERN, Switzerland
Akira Yamamoto
KEK, Japan
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Marcel Demarteau, Argonne National Laboratory

Diversity and Inclusion: Conveners
  • This session is to learn to develop a culture of diversity and inclusion by sharing experiences and demonstrating the benefits of achieving a fully diverse and inclusive team.
Paula Eerola
Helsinki Institute of Physics, Finland
Rohini Godbole
Institute of Science, Bangalore, India
Irais Bautista Guzmán
Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Mexico
Brian Nord
Fermilab, US
ICHEP Local Organizing Committee Liason: Young-Kee Kim, University of Chicago