SoCal BSM 2019 Irvine

Please join us for the Southern California Beyond The Standard Model Meeting at the University of California, Irvine 

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Online Registration Form:


Program [click on titles to download presentations]

9:00 - 10:00 am Informal discussions (coffee, light snacks)

10:00 - 10:10 am: Welcome 

10:15 - 10:45 am: Mauro Valli (UCI):  "Hints for BSM from B-physics"

10:50 - 11:20 am:  Dipan Sengupta (UCSD) and Dennis Foren (MSU):  "Scattering amplitudes and EFT validity of massive Spin-2 Kaluza-Klein particles"

11:30 - noon: Grad Student Gong Show

Noon - 2:00pm: Lunch

2:05 - 2:35 pm: Aniket Joglekar (UCR):  "Light DM detection with neutron stars" 

2:40 - 3:10 pm James Osborne (UCSD):  "Return of the WIMP"

3:10 - 3:30 pm Break

3:30 - 4:00: Grad Student Gong Show  


Meeting Location: Natural Sciences II, University of California, Irvine 92697-2050 
Room 1201

UCI Travel and Driving Directions
Please visit the URL below for driving and parking directions. Please note that Lot 12B is closed. When you approach the campus on Bison Avenue, go straight at the traffic light on East Peltason, continue till the roadblock, and turn right into the entrance of parking lot 12A. Continue into the lot and turn right towards lot 16. Once you have parked, walk back to the above mentioned roadblock. Natural Sciences II is now the building on your right. The precise GPS coordinates for the building are 33.644220, -117.845447.
UC visitors with a valid parking permit can park in an unmarked stall (no AR or Reserved sign). There are several of these in Lot 16.
Vistors with no UC parking permit can buy a day pass at the dispensers. 
Contact Information:
Arvind Rajaraman
Department of Physics and Astronomy
3176 Frederick Reines Hall
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California 92697
Aries Magana

Department of Physics and Astronomy
4129 Frederick Reines Hall
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, California 92697
(949) 824-7646
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