Public talks

Presentations in 2012-2022

Includes public and major ATLAS plenary and ATLAS-week talks

  • S.Chekanov (for the ATLAS and CMS collaborations). Plenary talk.  "Highlights of Search for New Particles at the LHC", The Mitchell Conference on Collider, Dark Matter, and Neutrino Physics 2022, Texas A&M University, TX, USA.   May 24-27 (2022)
  • S.Chekanov (for the ATLAS and CMS collaborations). Plenary talk.  "Heavy Resonance Searches", 10th Annual Large Hadron Collider Physics (LHCP2022), Taiwan,  May 16-20 (2022),
  • J.Crosby, S.Chekanov, "Searches for new physics in collision events using a statistical technique for anomaly detection", APS April Meeting, New York, Apr 9-12 (2022),
  • S.Chekanov, W.Hopkins, Event-based anomaly detection for new physics searches at the LHC using machine learning, APS April Meeting, Apr 9-12, New York (2022),
  • S.Chekanov, Machine learning and anomaly detection using rapidity-mass matrices PDF file ISMD2021. 50th International Symposium on Multiparticle Production. (July 12-July 16, as a poster)
    Status of LVBOX portable test bench (presented by R.Luz). TileCal Week. (June 15, 2021).
  • Wasikul Islam, S.Chekanov et. al, Model-Independent Searches for New Physics in Multi-Body Invariant Masses, APS April Meeting 2021,
  • S.Chekanov et al., Jas4pp. A Data-Analysis Framework for Physics and Detector Studies. APS April Meeting 2021,
  • S.Chekanov et. al, Calorimeter performance studies using Monte Carlo simulations for future collider detectors. CPAD Instrumentation Frontier Workshop 2021, 18-22 March 2021, Stony Brook, NY (
  • S.Chekanov. "Introduction to ATLAS Event Displays" ATLAS event-display mini-workshop, CERN, Feb 17, 2021 (
  • Chih-Hsiang Yeh, S.Chekanov, et al. Timing layers. 4th FCC Physics and Experiments Workshop, Nov 11, 2020, CERN PDF talk
  • S.Chekanov. ATLAS Event displays. Plenary talk at ATLAS Software and Computing week, CERN, Oct 20, 2020.
  • S.Chekanov, A.V.Kotwal, J.List,  M.Vos, Requirements from substructure and jet reconstruction, Snowmass21, Snowmass Community Planning Meeting, October 5-8 (2020)
  • Session 131,
  • S.Chekanov, Using timing layers for EIC. EIC Physics division meeting, Sep 24, 2020
  • S.Chekanov. "Jas4pp - a Data-Analysis Framework for Physics and Detector Studies. Snowmass Computational Frontier Workshop. August 11-12, 2020"
  • S.Chekanov. EF06-07 meeting: Electron-Ion Collider Snowmass 21. Aug.4, 2020,
  • HepSim for Snowmass21. Snowmass21 Monte Carlo task force, June 20, 2020
  • S.Chekanov. Introduction to a dijet+lepton analysis. JDM kick-off meeting. June 19, 2020 (ATLAS/CERN)
  • S.Chekanov. Physics potential of timing layers for CLIC. CLIC analysis meeting, CERN,  June 9, 2020.
  • S.Chekanov. ATLAS Event Displays and Plans. ATLAS Weekly meeting (CERN, Feb 4, 2020)
  • S.Chekanov. Introduction to ATLAS Event Displays. ATLAS mini-workshop on event visualisation. CERN (Geneva), Jan 23, 2020
  • ATLAS Event Displays. Presentation at ATLAS Hadronic Final State Forum (HFSF2019) at The University of Chicago, Dec 16–20 (2019).
  • Monte Carlo repository for particle physics and studies of tens-of-TeV hadronic jets for post-LHC experiments. S.Chekanov. Seminar. University of Merland. Oct 16, 2019 Local PDF file
  • HepSim – Monte Carlo repository for physics and detector studies for future particle experiments. CEPC workshop, Chicago Sep.16-19 (2019). By S.Chekanov, PDF talk
  • Discussion of ATLAS and CMS results on searches for new physics using jets during ISMD2019, Sep 9-13, 2019, ISMD19, Santa Fe, USA
  • Studies of granularity of a hadronic calorimeter for tens-of-TeV jets at a 100 TeV pp collider. Presented by Chih-Hsiang Yeh. Boost2019. 21-26 July 2019 MIT (June 2019). (PDF link)
  • S.Chekanov, "Machine learning for event classification and automated discovery of new physics at the LHC experiments", APS April Meeting 2019, April 13–16, 2019, Denver, Colorado (APR19/Session/T13.6)
  • S.Chekanov (for ATLAS and CMS collaborations). Plenary talk. Dark matter searches in ATLAS and CMS with mono X (X=jets, Higgs, Z) at Run2. PDF presentation.  Rencontres de Moriond (March 16-23, 2019, La Thuile, Italy).
  • S.Chekanov. Mobidick4 upgrade for LS2 maintenance work. Presentation at TileCal week (CERN). Feb 6, 2019.
  • S.Chekanov. Transformation of collision data to rapidity-mass matrices for event classification using machine learning. 3rd ATLAS Machine Learning Workshop. CERN Oct 15-18, 2018. Local PDF
  • S.Chekanov. Generic event classification using rapidity-mass matrices and machine learning. Theory seminar. ANL (Sep 25,2018) pdf
  • S.Chekanov. HepSim repository for the DarkMachines project. Kick-off for DarkMachines: Unsupervised (and related) Collider Searches. July 31, (2018) pdf
  • S.Chekanov (for the ATLAS Collaboration), "BSM interpretation of the Standard Model results from ATLAS". Workshop "(Re)interpreting LHC new physics search results: tools and methods", Fermilab (Oct 16-18, 2017).
  • S.Chekanov et. al. Boost2017, Buffalo NY, USA. July 16-21, 2017,Simulations of detector response for multi-TeV physics at a 100 TeV pp collider.
  • Standard Model (SM) measurements and general agreement with SM predictions. S.Chekanov for the ATLAS Collaboration. Search 2016 workshop. (Oxford, UK). Aug. 29-Sep.2, 2016.
  • A.Paramonov, Performance of the ATLAS Hadronic calorimeter and the phase II upgrade program. APS2015. April 2015
  • S.Chekanov. Performance requirements for Hadron Calorimeters. First Annual Meeting of the Future Circular Collider study. 23-29 March 2015. Washington DC.
  • T.LeCompte, Common software needs and opportunities for HPCs, HEP Software Foundation Workshop, SLAC, (20-22 Jan 2015)
  • T.LeCompte, Moriond QCD Experimental Summary (March 28, 2015)
  • S.Chekanov. HepSim. A repository with theoretical predictions for HEP
    community. HEP Software Foundation Workshop, SLAC, (20-22 Jan 2015)
  • S.Chekanov.Sensitivity to New High-mass States Decaying to tt in Fully Boosted Regime at a 100 TeV Collider Link to a talk in PDF. IAS program on Future of HEP. Jan 2008, 2015. Joint Consortium of Fundamental Physics, Hong Kong, China
  • N.Duong, ATLAS Tile Calorimeter and the phase II upgrade. APS14, April 2014
  • A. Vaniachine on behalf of ATLAS Collaboration. 16th International workshop on Advanced Computing and Analysis Techniques in physics research (ACAT2014), Prague, Czech Republic, September 1-5, 2014
  • A.Paramonov, Phase-II upgrades of readout electronics of the hadronic (Tile)
    calorimeter”, talk at the US ATLAS workshop, seminar, August 2014,
    Seattle (WA)
  • A.Paramonov, Fiber-optic links based on silicon photonics for high-speed
    readout of trackers”, G. Drake, M. Garcia-Sciveres, A. Paramonov, R. Stanek, D. Underwood; talk at WIT2014, May 2014, Philadelphia (PA)
  • J.Proudfoot, Higgs and Beyond, Invited Talk, APS March Meeting 2014
  • A. Vaniachine, ATLAS FTK challenge: simulation of a billion-fold hardware parallelism, 16th International workshop on Advanced Computing and Analysis Techniques in physics research (ACAT2014), Prague, Czech Republic, September 1-5, 2014
  • J.Proudfoot, Undergraduate Research at Argonne National Laboratory, Invited Lecture UIUC “PHYS 199RES Spring 2014”, Feb 17, 2014 (
  • T.LeCompte, Fermilab Wine & Cheese (15 Aug 2014): Higgs Past, Present and Future (in conjunction with the CERN/Fermilab HCP Summer School)
  • S.Chekanov, Summaries of top-group (detector/algorithms) University of Washington, Seattle, WA, June 30-July 3, 2013
  • S.Chekanov, High-mass states decaying to ttbar in fully boosted regime at a 100 TeV collider. Next steps in the Energy Frontier - Hadron Colliders, Workshop at [email protected], Aug. 25-30, 2014
  • A. Vaniachine, Big Data Processing on The Grid: Future Research Directions. XXIV International Symposium on Nuclear Electronics and Computing (NEC'2013), Varna, Bulgaria, September 9-16, 2013
  • S.Chekanov, Fast Monte Carlo simulation for Snowmass 2013 Energy Frontier University of Texas at Austin, ttbar Workshop 2013 May 3, 2013
  • S.Chekanov, Detector performance for top reconstruction for high-luminosity LHC BNL. EF Snowmass meeting, April, 2013
  • T.LeCompte, BNL Higgs Workshop - Two Photon Channel (2013)
  • A.Paramonov, A New High-Speed Optical Transceiver For Data Transmission at the
    LHC Experiments”, A. Paramonov, G. Drake, R. Stanek, D. Underwood;
    poster presentation at TWEPP-13, September 2013, Perugia (Italy)
  • A.Paramonov, Experimental results for V+jets”, talk at LoopFest XII, Florida
    State University, May 13, 2013
  • T.LeCompte, Jefferson Lab Colloquium - Higgs Discovery (2013)
  • T.LeCompte, Iowa State Colloquium - Higgs Discovery (2013)
  • T.LeCompte, University of Georgia Colloquium - Higgs Discovery (2013)
  • T.LeCompte, Oregon Terajets Workshop - Discovery using Boosted Objects (2013)
  • T.LeCompte, Lepton-Photon Symposium - Electroweak Results at Hadron Colliders (2013)
  • T.LeCompte, Fermilab Wine & Cheese (15 Aug 2014): Higgs Past, Present and Future (in conjuncti
  • S.Chekanov (on behalf of the ATLAS Collaboration). Recent ATLAS results on Vector Boson production University of Pittsburgh, Pheno 2013 May 8, 2013
  • A. Vaniachine, Advancements in Big Data Processing V International Conference Distributed Computing and Grid-technologies in Science and Education (Grid'2012), JINR, Dubna, Russia, July 16-21, 2012
  • A.Paramonov, Study of jets produced in association with a vector boson”. A seminar at the LHC Physics Center at Fermilab, December 2012
  • A.Paramonov,Search for Supersymmetry Using Events with Three Leptons, Multiple
    Jets, and Missing Transverse Momentum with the ATLAS Detector”, HEP
    seminar, University of Chicago, October 2012
  • J.Proudfoot, Calorimetry (2 lectures), Presented at the CERN/Fermilab Summer School, Fermilab, Aug 6-17, 2012. Special Director’s Colloquium, ANL July 11, 2012, The Discovery of the Higgs Boson