2013 Agenda

Dark Matter
Monday - June 24, 2013
9:00-9:45am The Organizers Welcome and Business
9:45-10:30am Chris Kelso Lowering the Threshold in the DAMA Dark Matter Search
10:30-10:45am Coffee Break  
10:45-11:30am David Sanford Xenophobic Dark Matter
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-1:45pm Nicole Larsen The Large Underground Xenon (LUX) Experiment: Using Noble Liquids for Dark Matter Detection
1:45-4:00pm   Open Discussion/Free Time
4:00-6:00pm Chris Kelso Directed Discussion: Direct Detection
Tuesday - June 25, 2013
9:00-9:45am Sean Tulin Particle Physics of self-interacting dark matter
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:00-10:45am Babhushan Shakya The Status of Neutralino Dark Matter
10:45-11:30am   Open Discussion/Free Time
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-4:00pm   Open Discussion/Free Time
4:00-6:00pm Sean Tulin Directed Discussion: Self-Interacting Dark Matter
Wednesday - June 26, 2013
9:00-9:45am Louie Strigari Cores and cusps in dwarf galaxies and implications for particle dark matter
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:00-10:45am Farinaldo Queiroz Non-thermal WIMPs as "Dark Radiation" in Light of ATACAMA, SPT, WMAP9, and Planck
10:45-11:30am   Open Discussion/Free Time
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-4:00pm Outreach Meeting with High School and Undergrad Students
4:00-6:00pm Lorenzo Ubaldi Directed Discussion: Astrophysics and Dark Matter Signals
Thursday - June 27, 2013
9:00-9:45am Wan Il Park An alternative to the new minimal SM
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:00-10:45am Ahmed Ismail Dark Matter Complementarity in the Phenomenological MSSM
10:45-11:30am   Open Discussion/Free Time
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-1:45pm Lorenzo Ubaldi Constraints on light dark sector particles from white dwarfs
1:45-4:00pm   Open Discussion/Free Time
4:00-6:00pm David Sanford Directed Discussion: Low Mass Dark Matter
Friday - June 28, 2013
10:00-4:00pm SURF Excursion Depart from hotel at 9:30am. Note: You must wear closed toe-shoes!
Saturday - June 29, 2013
Black Hills Excursion
Monday - July 1, 2013
9:00-9:45am Sheldon Campbell Gamma-ray Probes of Dark Matter Substructure
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:00-11:30am Bibhushan Shakya Directed Discussion: Gamma Ray Line(s)
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-1:45pm Rouzbeh Allahverdi Probing Dark Matter Annihilation to Primary Neutrinos with IceCube
1:45-4:00pm   Open Discussion/Free Time
4:00-6:00pm Louie Strigari Directed Discussion: Astrophysical Uncertainties
Tuesday - July 2, 2013
9:00-9:45am Bhaskar Dutta Search for Dark Matter at the LHC using Vector Boson Fusion
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:45-11:30am   Open Discussion/Free Time
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-4:00pm   Open Discussion/Free Time
4:00-6:00pm Yang Bai Directed Discussion: Collider Searches for Dark Matter and EFT
Wednesday - July 3, 2013
9:00-9:45am Kuver Sinha Supersymmetric Dark Matter: Probes at the Large Hadron Collider
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:00-10:45am Keith Dienes Dynamical Dark Matter: Theoretical Overview
10:45-11:30am Brooks Thomas Dynamical Dark Matter: Phenomenological Implications
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-1:45pm Yang Bai The Scale of Dark QCD
1:45-4:00pm   Open Discussion/Free Time
4:00-6:00pm Kuver Sinha Directed Discussion: SUSY Dark Matter
Thursday - July 4, 2013
Fourth of July Holiday
Friday - July 5, 2013
9:00-9:45am Nicolao Fornengo Cross-correlation of gamma-ray anisotropies and cosmic shear
9:45-10:00am Coffee Break  
10:00-10:45am Paolo Gondolo Halo-Independent analysis of light dark matter
10:45-11:30am   Open Discussion/Free Time
11:30-1:00pm Lunch  
1:00-1:45pm Savvas Koushiappas Anisotropies in the AMS-02 data due to dark matter
1:45-2:00pm Coffee Break  
2:00-3:45pm Keith Dienes Directed Discussion: Future of Dark Matter Research
3:45-4:00pm The Organizers Closing Remarks
4:00pm   Depart for Badlands National Park
7:15pm Dinner Cedar Pass Lodge
9:15pm Ranger/Night Sky Program at Cedar Pass Campground Amphitheatre

Last Updated: 8/30/13