Conferences

Conferences, workshops and schools in 2023

  • XXIX The Cracow Epiphany Conference , 16.-19.1.2023, Cracow, Poland
    Participants: V. Guzey, H. Mäntysaari, Y. Tawabutr
    Contributed talks: V. Guzey: ”Exclusive heavy vector meson photoproduction on nuclei in NLO QCD” and ”Inclusive and diffractive dijet photoproduction at EIC in NLO QCD”,
    H. Mäntysaari: ”Diffractive scattering at NLO in the dipole picture”
    Y. Tawabutr: ”Small-x Quark and Gluon Helicity Contribution to the Proton Spin Puzzle” and ”Asymptotic Behavior of Parton Helicity at Small x”
  • Intersection of nuclear structure and high-energy nuclear collisions, INT Workshop , 23.1.-24.2.2023, Seattle, WA, USA
    Participant: P. Singh
    Invited talk: P. Singh: ”Impact of small-x evolution of nuclear deformations and application to isobar collisions”
  • Emergent topics in relativistic hydrodynamics, chirality, vorticity and magnetic field , 2.-5.2.2023, Bhubaneswar, India
    Participant: Y. Kanakubo
    Invited talk: Y. Kanakubo: ”Interplay between core and corona from small to large colliding systems”
  • The 8th International Conference on Physics and Astrophysics of Quark Gluon Plasma , 7.-10.2.2023, Puri, Odisha, India
    Participant: Y. Kanakubo
    Invited talk: Y. Kanakubo: ”Dynamical core-corona modeling”
  • International Workshop on QCD Challenges from pp to AA collisions , 7.-10.2.2023, Padova, Italy
    Participants: Y. Kanakubo, P. Paakkinen
    Invited talk: Y. Kanakubo: ”Interplay between equilibrated and non-equilibrated components with dynamical initialization framework”
    Organization: P. Paakkinen: ”Initial-state and ultra-peripheral”
  • FNHP2023 Frontiers in Nuclear and Hadronic Physics , 27.2.-10.3.2023, Florence, Italy
    Participants: D. Avramescu, C. Casuga, J. Peuron, P. Singh
    Lectures: T. Lappi: ”Small x-physics and Glasma dynamics in ultra-relativistic collisions”
  • Fysiikan Alumnipäivä (Physics Alumni Day) , 10.3.2023, Jyväskylä, Finland
    Invited talks: K.J. Eskola: ”Kvarkkiaineen tutkimuksen huippuyksikkö” (Center of Excellence in Quark Matter research),
    H. Hirvonen: ”Using machine learning to speedup the heavy-ion collision simulations”
    Organization: I. Helenius: member of the Organisation Committee
  • The 11th International Conference on Hard and Electromagnetic Probes of High-Energy Nuclear Collisions , 26.-31.3.2023, Aschaffenburg, Germany
    Participants: D. Avramescu, K. J. Eskola, V. Guzey, J. Peuron
    Invited talk: V. Guzey: ”UPCs as probes of partonic structure–exclusive and inclusive processes”
    Contributed talks: D. Avramescu: ”Simulating hard probes in the early-stages of heavy-ion collisions”,
    K. J. Eskola: ”Exclusive quarkonium photoproduction in nucleus-nucleus UPCs at the LHC in NLO QCD”,
    J. Peuron: ”heavy quark momentum diffusion coefficient in the hydrodynamizing plasma from effective kinetic theory”
    Organization: K.J. Eskola: member of the IAC
  • DIS2023: XXX International Workshop on Deep-Inelastic Scattering and Related Subjects , 27.-31.3.2023, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
    Participants: P. Duwentäster, H. Hänninen, A. Le, H. Mäntysaari, J. Penttala, Y. Tawabutr, M. Tevio, M. Utheim
    Contributed talks: P. Duwentäster: ”Global fits of PDFs with non-linear corrections”,
    H. Hänninen: ”Diffractive deep inelastic scattering at NLO in the dipole picture: the q\bar{q}g contribution”,
    A. Le: ”Single inclusive diffraction: from HERA to the future EIC”,
    H. Mäntysaari: ”Proton structure functions at NLO in the dipole picture with massive quarks”,
    J. Penttala: ”Diffractive structure functions at next-to-leading order in the dipole picture”,
    Y. Tawabutr: ”Single-Inclusive Particle Production from pA Collision at Next-to-Leading Order”,
    M. Tevio: ”Collider physics with no PDFs”,
    M. Utheim: ”Towards electron-ion event generation in Pythia”
  • Phenomenal: ALICE and MC meeting , 18.4.2023, CERN, Switzerland (remote only, access limited to ALICE members and people signed up)
    Participant: I. Helenius
    Invited talk: I. Helenius: “Ultra-peripheral collisions in Pythia”
  • The 9th Asian Triangle Heavy-Ion Conference , 24.-27.4.2023, Hiroshima, Japan
    Participant: Y. Kanakubo
    Invited talk: Y. Kanakubo: ”QGP in small systems”
  • Physics Opportunities at an Electron-Ion Collider 2023 , 2.-6.5.2023, São Paulo, Brazil
    Participant: P. Paakkinen
    Invited talk: P. Paakkinen: ”Heavy quarks and dijets as a probe of nuclear partons from LHC pA to $\gamma$A collisions in UPCs and at EIC”
  • Color Glass Condensate at the electron-ion collider , 15.-19.5., ECT*, Trento, Italy
    Participants: A. Le, T. Lappi, J. Penttala, Y. Tawabutr
    Invited talks: A. Le: ”Inclusive diffraction from non-linear evolutions: analytical and numerical predictions”,
    T. Lappi: ”Hot spots in a proton”,
    J. Penttala: ”Diffractive structure functions at next-to-leading order in the dipole picture”,
    Y. Tawabutr: ”All-NLO Forward Single-Inclusive Particle Production in pA Collisions”
  • 1st International Workshop on a 2nd Detector for the Electron-Ion Collider , 17.-19.5.2023, Temple University, USA
    Invited talk: V. Guzey “Coherent J/Psi; production on light nuclei” (remote)
  • Pythia Week Spring 2023 , 22.-26.5.2023, Lund, Sweden
    Participants: I. Helenius, J. Laulainen
  • HIP-preparation group meeting 29.5.2023, Jyväskylä, Finland
    Invited talk: K.J. Eskola: ”Kvarkkiaineen tutkimuksen huippuyksikkö” (Center of Excellence in Quark Matter research)
  • Exploring Quark-Gluon Plasma through soft and hard probes , 29.-31.5., Belgrade, Serbia
    Participants: J. Auvinen, Y. Kanakubo, T. Lappi
    Invited talks: Y. Kanakubo: ”Interplay between core and corona from small to large colliding systems”,
    T. Lappi: ”Transport coefficients in the pre-equilibrium stage”
    Organization: J. Auvinen: Convener of a session Flow
  • Workshop on the modeling of photon-induced processes , 5.-7.6.2023, IPPP, Durham, UK
    Participant: I. Helenius
    Invited talk: I. Helenius: “Photon-induced processes in PYTHIA 8.3”
  • The 7th edition of the International Conference on the Initial Stages in High-Energy Nuclear Collisions , 19.-23.6.2023, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Participants: J. Auvinen, D. Avramescu, C. Casuga, K. J. Eskola, V. Guzey, I. Helenius, H. Hirvonen, Y. Kanakubo, A. Le, H. Mäntysaari, H. Niemi, J. Penttala, J. Peuron, P. Singh, Y. Tawabutr, M. Tevio
    Invited talks: K. J. Eskola (contributed, upgraded): ”NLO pQCD predictions for exclusive J/Psi and Upsilon photoproduction in A+A UPCs at the LHC”,
    V. Guzey: ”Dynamic mechanisms for shadowing”,
    Y. Kanakubo: ”Signals of collectivity from single (or few) scattering”
    Contributed talks: D. Avramescu: ”Flash talk: Simulating heavy quarks and jets in the Glasma”,
    H. Hirvonen: ”Deep learning for flow observables in ultrarelativistic heavy-ion collisions”,
    Y. Kanakubo: ”Interplay between core and corona from small to large colliding systems with dynamical initialization”,
    P. Singh: ”Understanding the deformed nuclear structure across different energy scales”
    M. Tevio: “Collider physics with no PDFs”
    Posters: J. Auvinen: ”Effect of initial state on high-pT, v2, v3 and v4 in a dynamical energy loss framework”,
    D. Avramescu: ”Simulating heavy quarks and jets in the Glasma”,
    C. Casuga: ”Inferring the initial condition for the BK evolution”,
    I. Helenius: ”Photon-ion collisions with Pythia 8”,
    H. Hirvonen: ”Hydrodynamic description of heavy ion collisions using the EKRT model with dynamical decoupling”,
    A. Le: ”Single inclusive diffraction: from HERA to the future EIC”,
    H. Mäntysaari: ”Exclusive vector meson production as a probe of nuclear geometry at high energy”,
    J. Penttala: ”Diffractive structure functions at next-to-leading order in the dipole picture”,
    J. Peuron: ”Heavy quark diffusion coefficient during hydrodynamization – non-equilibrium vs. equilibrium”,
    Y. Tawabutr: ”Single-Inclusive Particle Production from pA Collision at Next-to-Leading Order”
    Organization: T. Lappi: member of the Organization Committee
  • Hólmganga: CLASH Workshop 2023 , 26.-30.6.2023, Helsingborg, Sweden
    Participants: Y. Kanakubo, T. Lappi, P. Singh, J. Peuron, M. Utheim
    Organization: Y. Kanakubo: Convener of a parallel session Particle Production & Freezeout
    T. Lappi: Convener of a parallel session CGC & Lund strings
    P. Singh: Co-convener of a parallel session CGC & Lund strings
    J. Peuron: member of the Organization Committee + Convener of a summary session + Co-convener of a parallel session CGC & Lund strings
  • MCnet Summer School 2023 , 9.-13.7.2023, Durham, United Kingdom
    Participant: J. Laulainen
  • Short-Distance nuclear structure and PDFs , 17.-21.7.2023, ECT*, Trento, Italy
    Participant: P. Duwentäster
    Invited Talk: P. Duwentäster: ”Recent updates to nCTEQ nuclear PDFs”
  • 52nd International Symposium on Multiparticle Dynamics (ISMD 2023) , 21-26.08.2023, Gyöngyös, Hungary
    Participant: Y. Tawabutr
    Invited talk: Y. Tawabutr: “Small-x Helicity Evolution and Recent Developments”
  • HIP theory program meet, 18.8.2023, Helsinki, Finland
    Participants: J. Auvinen, D. Avramescu, C. Casuga, P. Duwentäster, P. Estivill, T. Lappi, K.J. Eskola, H. Hirvonen, J. Kerkis, H. Mäntysaari, H. Niemi, P. Paakkinen, J. Penttala, Y. Tawabutr, M. Tevio
    Invited Talks: H. Hirvonen: ”Deep learning for flow observables in ultrarelativistic heavy-ion collisions”
    H. Mäntysaari: ”Phases of Strongly Interacting Matter”
    M. Tevio: ”Collider physics with no PDFs”
  • XXXth International Conference on Ultra-relativistic Nucleus-Nucleus Collisions, Quark Matter 2023 , 3.-9.9.2023, Houston, Texas, USA
    Participants: H. Hirvonen, Y. Kanakubo, M. Kuha, T. Lappi, H. Mäntysaari, P. Paakkinen, J. Peuron, P. Singh
    Invited talks: H. Mäntysaari: ”Initial State Physics”,
    Y. Kanakubo: ”Collective Dynamics – theoretical overview”
    Contributed talks: T. Lappi: ”Hot spots in a proton”,
    P. Paakkinen: ”Illuminating the impact-parameter dependence of UPC dijet photoproduction”,
    J. Peuron: ”Heavy quark momentum diffusion coefficient during hydrodynamization via effective kinetic theory ”,
    P. Singh: ”Assessing the deformed nuclear structure at various energy scales”
    Posters: H. Hirvonen: ”Deep learning for flow observables in ultrarelativistic heavy-ion collisions”,
    M. Kuha: ”MC-EKRT event generator for initializing 3+1 D hydrodynamics”
    Organization: K.J. Eskola: member of the IAC
  • Particle Physics Day 2023 , 12.10.2023, Jyväskylä, Finland
    Participants: J. Auvinen, D. Avramescu, K. Eskola, P. Gimeno Estivill, V. Guzey, I. Helenius, H. Hirvonen, Y. Kanakubo, M. Kuha, J. Laulainen, A. Le, H. Mäntysaari, H. Niemi, P. Paakkinen, H. Paukkunen, J. Peuron, Y. Tawabutr, M. Tevio, X. Tong, M. Utheim
    Invited talks: F. Hekhorn: “Parton distributions at approximate NNNLO accuracy”,
    C. Casuga: “Inferring the Initial Condition for the Balitsky-Kovchegov Evolution Equation”,
    M. Kuha: “Monte-Carlo EKRT event generator for initializing 3+1 dimensional hydrodynamics”
    Organization: T. Lappi, H. Paukkunen
  • WE-Heraeus-Seminar: Forward Physics and QCD at the LHC and EIC , 23-27.10.2023, Bad Honnef, Germany
    Participants: V. Guzey, P. Duwantäster, Y. Tawabutr
    Invited Talk: V. Guzey: “Exclusive quarkonium photoproduction”
    Posters: Y. Tawabutr: “Complete NLO calculation of forward single-inclusive hadron production in pA collisions”,
    P. Duwentäster: “Global fits of proton PDFs with non-linear corrections”
  • 2nd Annual Retreat of the Jyväskylä Centre of Excellence in Quark Matter, 2.-3.11.2023, Konnevesi research station
    Participants: J. Auvinen, D. Avramescu, C. Casuga, P. Duwentäster, K.J. Eskola, P. Gimeno, V. Guzey, F. Hekhorn, I. Helenius, H. Hirvonen, J. Kerkis, T. Lappi, J. Laulainen, H. Mäntysaari, P. Paakkinen, H. Paukkunen, J. Peuron, P. Singh, I. Soudi, J. Tawabutr, M. Tevio, X. Tong, M. Utheim, S. Yrjänheikki
    Invited talks: T. Lappi, CoE Introduction
    H. Mäntysaari, High energy QCD Team,
    H. Paukkunen, Perturbative QCD Team,
    K.J. Eskola, Heavy Ion Theory Team,
    X. Tong, Anisotropy of Lepton-Jet Correlations in inclusive and diffractive scatterings,
    J. Laulainen, Jet Merging in Deep Inelastic Scattering with Pythia,
    J. Auvinen, (3+1)-d hydrodynamical simulations using MC-EKRT initial state
    Organizers: I. Helenius, H. Mäntysaari, M. Tevio
  • 2nd Workshop on Advancing the Understanding of Non-perturbative QCD Using Energy Flow , 6.-9.11.2023, Stony Brook University, USA
    Invited talk: UPC studies at EIC/LHC, (remote)
  • UPC 2023: International workshop on the physics of Ultra Peripheral Collisions , 10.-15.12.2023, Playa del Carmen, Mexico
    Participants: V. Guzey, I. Helenius, T. Lappi, H. Mäntysaari, P. Paakkinen
    Invited talks: V. Guzey: “Inclusive and diffractive dijet photoproduction in ultraperipheral Pb-Pb collisions at the LHC”,
    I. Helenius: “Photo-nuclear collisions in Pythia 8”,
    P. Paakkinen: “Collision geometry in UPC dijet production”
    Organization: T. Lappi: Co-chair, International program committee,
    V. Guzey: Co-convener of session Future LHC experiments and EIC,
    I. Helenius: Co-convener of session Inclusive photonuclear interactions,
    H. Mäntysaari: Co-convener of session Vector meson photoproduction