Congratulations to former graduate student Giordon Stark for being awarded the 2019 Springer Thesis Award!
David Miller and UChicago Particle Physics colleagues and faculty Mark Oreglia and Mel Shochet participate in a BNL Director's Funding Review at Columbia University in preparation for the NSF Final Design Review for the MREFC funding of USATLAS Upgrades for the High Luminosity LHC
David Miller presents work from the group at both the SUSY 2019 (Corpus Christi, Texas, USA) and LHCP 2019 (Puebla, Mexico) conferences!
Iterative Constituent Subtraction paper published on arXiv (arXiv:1905.03470)
Congratulations to Shalma WegsmanGueron who was awarded the Jeff Metcalf Fellowship Grant to conduct research with the group over the summer!
Congratulations to Emily Smith who has been offered the NDSEG Fellowship, to start in Fall 2019! Congratulations, Emily!
Enormous thanks to the Center for Data and Computing (CDAC) for their generous funding through the Winter 2019 Data Science Discovery Grants for collaboration between Risi Kondor in the CS department and David Miller and Marwah Roussi to study jet physics with new neural network architectures!
Welcome to undergraduate student Marwah Roussi who has officially joined the group!
Congratulations to postdoc alumna Reina Camacho on her appointment to the ATLAS Early Career Science Board!
Congratulations to Joakim Olsson and Reina Camacho for publishing their paper "Search for chargino and neutralino production in final states with a Higgs boson and missing transverse momentum at sqrt(s)=13 TeV with the ATLAS detector (arXiv:1812.09432)", submitted to PRD
Graduate student Joakim Olsson successfully defended his thesis (Searching for supersymmetry in Fully Hadronic Final States with the ATLAS Experiment)!
Welcome to graduate student Emily Smith who has officially joined the group!
Chicago effort on designing trigger systems using new multi-processor system-on-chip (MPSoC) technology presented by David Miller at the Sixth Common ATLAS CMS Electronics Workshop for LHC Upgrades
gFEX passes a major milestone with a successful Production Readiness Review (PRR) and has been given the green light to begin production!
Congratulations to graduate student Giordon Stark who was awarded the 2017 Nathan Sugarman Award for Excellence in Graduate Student Research!
Congratulations to postdoc Max Swiatlowski who was appointed as sub-convener of the subgroup on SUSY searches in squark and gluino final states and signatures in ATLAS!
Congratulations to postdoc Reina Camacho who was appointed as sub-convener of the subgroup on Exotics searches using diboson signatures in ATLAS!
Congratulations to Max Swiatlowski on winning the 2015 US LHC Users Association Lightning Round competition!
Welcome to Reina Camacho, new postdoc in the group! She's also the new lead on the boosted Higgs tagging effort in ATLAS!