CMS Data Workshop at Cincinnati

 

Objectives

Participating teachers:

  • gain knowledge and skills to successfully complete investigations using LHC data;
  • interpret event displays from CMS and explain their meaning;
  • conduct LHC investigations with students and successfully prepare them for masterclass; and
  • assist mentors in organizing and facilitating a masterclass.

 

Agenda

Monday 10 June 2013

09:00     Coffee and Registration

09:30     Talk: The CMS Experiment 

10:30      Particle physics explorations

11:30     Activity 1: Rolling with Rutherford

12:30     lunch

13:30     Housekeeping

14:30     Activity 2: Calculate the Top Mass

15:30     Discussion

16:00     End of day

Tuesday 11 June 2013

09:00     Coffee and reflections

09:30     CMS W/Z Measurement

11:00     Fermilab Virtual Visit

12:00     Plotting LHC Discovery

12:30     lunch 

13:30     CMS Data Express  or Data Exploration

15:00     Discussion and Evaluation  

16:00     End of workshop

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