Light Dark World 2023

from Tuesday, 19 September 2023 (09:00) to Thursday, 21 September 2023 (23:00)
KIT (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
19 Sep 2023
20 Sep 2023
21 Sep 2023
09:00 Hot QCD axion abundance - Giovanni Villadoro (ICTP Trieste)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
09:30 Light Dark ALPs - Susanne Westhoff (Radboud University / Nikhef)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
10:00 Inelastic Dark Matter Through The Ages - Saniya Heeba (McGill University)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 The Light Dark Matter Program at MESA - Luca Doria (Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:20 SIMPly add a dark photon - Pieter Braat (Nikhef)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:30 A Z portal to the dark sector - Ennio Salvioni (University of Padua)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:50 Status of the first ALPS II science run - Isabella Oceano (DESY)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
09:00 Light dark matter detection in the lab: new tools and new ideas - Angelo Esposito (Sapienza University of Rome)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
09:30 Updated constraints from cosmic-ray upscattering of GeV-scale dark matter - Torsten Bringmann (University of Oslo)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
10:00 Forbidden Conformal Dark Matter at a GeV - Seung J. Lee (Korea University)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 Sub-GeV Dark Matter at large neutrino detectors - Filippo Sala (University of Bologna and INFN)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:20 X-rays constraints on sub-GeV Dark Matter - Jordan Koechler (LPTHE - Sorbonne Université)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:30 No Need for Speed: Halo-Independent Analysis of Dark-Matter-Electron Scattering - Elias Bernreuther (Fermilab)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:50 Novel limits on solar reflected dark matter with XENONnT - Pueh Leng Tan (Stockholm University)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
09:00 Mineral Detectors for Neutrinos and Dark Matter - Sebastian Baum   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
09:30 Beyond the Standard Model physics searches with double-beta decays - Elisabetta Bossio (TUM)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
10:00 Model-Independent Searches for sub-MeV Dark Particles via Weak Decay Recoil Spectroscopy - Kyle Leach (FRIB and Colorado School of Mines)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 Neutrino non-standard self-interactions and their impact on sterile neutrino dark matter - Dr. Cristina Benso (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:20 Light vector bosons and the weak mixing angle in the light of new reactor-based CE$\nu$NS experiments - Thomas Rink (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:30 How to catch relic neutrinos? - Prof. Boyarsky Alexey (Leiden University )   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
11:50 Confronting Dark Matter with Dirac Neutrinos - Dr. Dibyendu Nanda (Korea Institute for Advanced Study)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:00 Reconstructing ALP properties from imprecise observations with ML - Dr. Alessandro Morandini (KIT, IAP)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:20 Search for Inelastic Dark Matter with a Dark Higgs at Belle II - Patrick Ecker (KIT)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:30 --- Lunch break ---
14:00 Results and progress of axion haloscope experiments - Béla Majorovits (MPI für Physik)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
14:30 Waves in a Box: Resonant Cavities for Axion and GW Detection - Raffaele Tito D'Agnolo (CEA IPhT Saclay)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
15:00 Astrophysical axion searches using neutron stars - Samuel Witte   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
15:30 Atomic sensors for light new particles and high-frequency gravitational waves - Elina Fuchs (CERN, Leibniz University Hannover, PTB Braunschweig)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
16:00 --- Coffee break ---
16:30 Using axion mini-clusters to disentangle the axion-photon coupling and the dark matter density - Virgile Dandoy (Karlsruhe Institute for Technology)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
16:50 Recurrent Axinovae and their Cosmological Constraints - Huangyu Xiao (Fermilab)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:00 Axion-like particle dark matter: Beyond the standard paradigm - Cem Eröncel (Istanbul Technical University)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:20 Bounds on Axions From Obscured Magnetars - Mr. Dibya S. Chattopadhyay (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:30 Renormalization group effects in QCD axion phenomenology - Shohei Okawa (ICCUB, University of Barcelona)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:50 ALP wiggles in photon spectra - Jonas Tjemsland (Norwegian University of Science and Technology)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
Reception and poster session (until 20:00) (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:00 Light Dark Matter Search with Dual-Phase Argon Time Projection Chamber - Masato Kimura (AstroCeNT, CAMK/PAN)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:20 How to Measure the Spin of Dark Matter in $e^+ e^- \to \gamma + X$ - Sofie Erner (Durham University)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:30 --- Lunch break ---
14:00 Searching for New Physics with the NANOGrav Pulsar Timing Array - Kai Schmitz (University of Münster)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
14:30 Looking Forward to New Physics at the LHC: FASER and the FPF - Jamie Boyd (CERN)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
15:00 BSM searches at protoDUNE using the SPS accelerator - Pilar Coloma (Instituto de Fisica Teorica UAM-CSIC)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
15:30 Latest results from the NA64 experiment - Laura Molina Bueno (IFIC Valencia)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
16:00 --- Coffee break ---
16:30 The Light Dark Matter eXperiment (LDMX) - Jeremiah Mans (University of Minnesota)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
16:50 Heavy Photon Search at Jefferson Lab - Sarah Gaiser (SLAC/Stanford)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:00 Probing for light new particles with the LUXE experiment - Raquel Quishpe (Karlsruhe Institute of Technology)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:20 Looking forward to photon-coupled sub-GeV long-lived particles - Krzysztof Jodlowski (IBS-CTPU)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:30 Sensitivities to feebly interacting particles: public and unified calculations - Dr. Maksym Ovchynnikov (KIT)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:50 DELIGHT and FOREHUNT : dedicated detectors at FCC-hh for light long-lived particles - Rhitaja Sengupta (BCTP and Physikalisches Institut der Universität Bonn, Germany)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
19:00 --- Conference dinner ---
12:00 Probing Dark Matter-Proton Interactions with Cosmic Reservoirs - Marco Chianese (University of Naples Federico II)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:20 Direct detection of light dark matter from evaporating primordial black holes - Roberta Calabrese   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
12:30 --- Conference photo ---
12:35 --- Lunch break ---
14:00 Early galaxy formation and its large-scale effects in the JWST era - Dr. Pratika Dayal (Kapteyn Astronomical Institute)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
14:30 Thermal friction as a solution to the Hubble tension - Kim Berghaus (Stony Brook University)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
15:00 Neutrinos in Cosmology - Miguel Escudero Abenza (CERN)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
15:30 Testing dark forces with LSS - Diego Redigolo (INFN Florence)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
16:00 --- Coffee break ---
16:30 A global analysis of decaying cosmological ALPs - Tomas Gonzalo (KIT)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
16:50 Probing dark matter microphysics with gravitational waves and 21cm emission - Markus Mosbech (RWTH Aachen)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:00 Gauged quintessence - Hye-Sung Lee (KAIST)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:20 Asymmetries in Extended Dark Sectors - Drona Vatsyayan (IFIC, Universitat de Valencia)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:30 Forbidden dark matter annihilation into leptons with full collision terms - Mr. Luca Wiggering (University of Münster)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
17:40 Production of Feebly Interacting particles at Finite Temperature - Mathias Becker (JGU Mainz)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))
18:00 Minimal FIMP models during reheating and inflationary constraints - Emanuele Copello (JGU Mainz)   (Nachrichtentechnik-Hörsaal (NTI))