CYGNUS 2011 : 3rd Workshop on directional detection of Dark Matter

from Tuesday, 7 June 2011 (12:30) to Friday, 10 June 2011 (17:30)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
7 Jun 2011
8 Jun 2011
9 Jun 2011
10 Jun 2011
AM
07:30 --- Breakfast ---
09:30 Introduction to directional detection of Dark Matter - Dr Frédéric Mayet (LPSC)   ()
Slides
10:00 Progress with DRIFT II and DRIFT III - Prof. Neil Spooner (University of Sheffield)   ()
Slides
10:30 --- break ---
11:00 Status of the DMTPC Experiment - Prof. Jocelyn Monroe (MIT)   ()
Slides
11:30 Status of the MIMAC project for directional detection of Dark Matter - Prof. Daniel Santos (LPSC Grenoble)   ()
Slides
07:30 --- Breakfast ---
09:30 Exclusion, Discovery and Identification of Dark Matter with Directional Detection - Mr Julien Billard (LPSC Grenoble)   ()
Slides
10:00 AMIDAS for Direct Dark Matter Detection Experiments - Dr Chung-Lin Shan (Department of Physics, National Cheng Kung University)   ()
Slides
10:30 --- break ---
11:00 MIMAC potential discovery and exclusion of Supersymmetric neutralinos - Mr Daniel Albornoz Vasquez (Lapth)   ()
Slides
11:30 Principal properties of the velocity distribution of dark matter particles on the outskirts of the Solar System - Dr Anton Baushev (DESY Zeuthen)   ()
07:30 --- Breakfast ---
09:00 Status of R&D on microbulk Micromegas for low background applications: the T-REX project - Dr Igor Irastorza (Universidad de Zaragoza)   ()
Slides
09:30 Low X-ray background measurements at the Underground Canfranc Laboratory - Dr Javier Galan (University of Zaragoza)   ()
10:00 --- break ---
10:30 Micromegas detector developments for MIMAC - Mrs Esther Ferrer Ribas (IRFU/CEA)   ()
Slides
11:00 The Modane underground laboratory - Dr Pia Loaiza (LSM)   ()
Slides
11:15 Production and measurement of neutron reference fields: the AMANDE facility and MIMAC prototype as neutron detection system. - Dr Lena Lebreton (IRSN)   ()
Slides
11:45 Conclusion and CYGNUS 2013 - Dr Daniel Santos (LPSC)   ()
PM
17:00 --- Welcome ---
20:00 --- Dinner ---
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:30 NEWAGE - Dr Kentaro Miuchi (Kyoto University)   ()
Slides
15:00 The Directional Dark Matter Detector (D^3) - Prof. Sven Vahsen (University of Hawaii)   ()
Slides
15:30 R&D Status of Nuclear Emulsion for Directional Dark Matter Search - Dr Tatsuhiro Naka (Nagoya University)   ()
Slides
16:00 --- Break ---
16:30 Review on non-directional detection - Mr Benjamin Censier (IPN Lyon)   ()
Slides
17:00 Proceedings of CYGNUS 2011 - Dr Frédéric Mayet (LPSC)   ()
18:45 --- Wine & Cheese tasting ---
19:30 --- Dinner ---
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Astrophysical constraints on Dark Matter - Prof. Charling TAO (CPPM and Tsinghua U)   ()
Slides
14:30 DMTPC R&D - Dr James Battat (MIT)   ()
Slides
15:00 Simulation of the Directional Dark Matter Detector (D3) and Directional Neutron Observer (DiNO) - Dr Igal Jaegle (University of Hawaii)   ()
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15:30 Quenching factor measurement for Dark Matter Search. - Dr Olivier Guillaudin (LPSC)   ()
Slides
16:00 --- break ---
16:30 Dedicated front-end and readout electronics developments for real time 3D directional detection with MIMAC - Mr Olivier Bourrion (LPSC Grenoble)   ()
Slides
17:00 Track reconstruction: expected performance for the MIMAC detector - Mr Julien Billard (LPSC Grenoble)   ()
Slides
17:30 Future of Directional detection : round table   ()
19:30 --- Dinner ---
12:15 --- Lunch ---
13:15 Guided tour of the Modane underground laboratory (bus will be back at Aussois at 4pm30)   ()