LCPS2009

August 17-23 2009

Ambleside, UK

Ambleside, UK

The school is aimed at PhD students and postdoctoral researchers working on the International Linear Collider. The Large Hadron Collider is expected to do a first survey of TeV energy scale but a Linear Collider is best placed to make detailed measurements of any new particles plus the top quark and the Z. These Linear Collider Physics School proceedings cover Particle Theory, Accelerator Theory, Experimental Aspects, Cosmology and Topical Issues. In the theory sessions there are introductions to the Standard Model (SM) of electroweak interactions and QCD, top quark physics, exotic particles, supersymmetry (SUSY) and particularly the Higgs mechanism and Higgs bosons in the SM and the Minimal Supersymmetric SM (MSSM). The accelerator sessions introduce basic concepts such as synchrotrons, transverse focusing, phase stability and beam emittance, and then discuss linacs and the designs of the International Linear Collider (ILC) and the Compact Linear Collider (CLIC). Higgs searches at today’s hadron colliders and the outlook for linear colliders are dealt with in Experimental Aspects, along with a survey of detector technologies for the ILC and CLIC.

Sessions |
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Introduction |

Particle Theory |

Accelerators |

Experiments |

Cosmology |

Topical Issues |

Outlook |

Introduction |

Introduction to Linear Collider Physics PoS(LCPS2009)001 pdf |

Particle Theory |

Supersymmetry PoS(LCPS2009)002 pdf |

Electroweak, Higgs and Exotics Theory PoS(LCPS2009)003 pdf |

QCD and Top Quark Theory PoS(LCPS2009)004 pdf |

Physics at the LHC, ILC and CLIC PoS(LCPS2009)005 pdf |

Accelerators |

Introduction to Accelerator Theory PoS(LCPS2009)006 pdf |

Linacs and Damping Rings PoS(LCPS2009)007 pdf |

Experiments |

Higgs Searches PoS(LCPS2009)008 pdf |

Detectors for ILC PoS(LCPS2009)009 pdf |

Detectors for CLIC PoS(LCPS2009)010 pdf |

Cosmology |

Cosmology PoS(LCPS2009)011 pdf |

Topical Issues |

Students' Discussion PoS(LCPS2009)012 pdf |

Outlook |

Conclusions and Outlook PoS(LCPS2009)013 pdf |