Conference on Neutrino and Nuclear Physics (CNNP2017)

from Sunday, 15 October 2017 (18:00) to Saturday, 21 October 2017 (16:00)
Monastero dei Benedettini, University of Catania, Catania, Italy

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
15 Oct 2017
16 Oct 2017
17 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
19 Oct 2017
20 Oct 2017
21 Oct 2017
AM
08:00
Registration (until 08:30) (Auditorium)
08:30
Plenary - Dieter FREKERS (Univ. Muenster) (until 11:00) (Auditorium)
08:30 Istitutional welcome   (Auditorium)
09:00 Open questions in neutrino physics - Prof. Francesco Iachello (Yale University)   (Auditorium)
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09:30 Experimental nuclear structure studies for neutrino physics - Prof. Hiro Ejiri (RCNP Osaka University)   (Auditorium)
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10:00 Favored neutrinoless double beta decay mechanisms and associated nuclear matrix elements - Prof. Fedor Simkovic (Comenius University and JINR Dubna)   (Auditorium)
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10:30 The Sun and solar neutrinos - Francesco Lorenzo Villante (AQ)   (Auditorium)
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11:00 --- Coffee break ---
11:30
Plenary - Alexei Smirnov (Max-Planck-Institute for Nuclear Physics, Heidelberg) (until 13:00) (Auditorium)
11:30 Status and Perspectives of Solar Neutrino Research at Super-Kamiokande - Dr Michael Smy (University of California, Irvine)   (Auditorium)
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12:00 Probing Nuclear Beta-Decay by Heavy Ion Charge Exchange Reactions - Prof. Horst Lenske (Univ. Giessen)   (Auditorium)
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12:30 The CONUS coherent neutrino scattering experiment - Manfred Lindner (MAX-PLANCK-INSTITUT)   (Auditorium)
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09:00
Plenary - Manfred Lindner (MAX-PLANCK-INSTITUT) (until 11:00) (Auditorium)
09:00 Quenching of gA in beta and double beta decays: A review - Prof. Jouni Suhonen (University of Jyväskylä)   (Auditorium)
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09:30 EXO-200 results and status of the nEXO double beta decay experiments - Prof. Giorgio Gratta (Stanford University, Physics Dept)   (Auditorium)
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10:00 Testing creation of matter with neutrinoless double beta decay - Francesco Vissani (LNGS)   (Auditorium)
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10:30 The direct neutrino mass search with KATRIN - Prof. Christian Weinheimer (University of Muenster, Institut fuer Kernphysik)   (Auditorium)
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11:00 --- Coffee break ---
11:30
Plenary - Francesco Iachello (Yale University) (until 13:00) (Auditorium)
11:30 Direct neutrino mass measurement by the HOLMES experiment - Dr Angelo Enrico Lodovico Nucciotti (MIB)   (Auditorium)
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12:00 The XENON1T Dark Matter Experiment at LNGS - Prof. Elena Aprile (Columbia University)   (Auditorium)
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12:30 Neutrino Collective Oscillation and Mass Hierarchy, and their Impact on Supernova Nucleosynthesis - Prof. Taka Kajino (National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, The University of Tokyo)   (Auditorium)
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09:00
Plenary - Antonio Masiero (PD) (until 10:30) (Auditorium)
09:00 PRECISION NUCLEAR MASS MEASUREMENTS: PRESENT AND FUTURE FOR NUCLEAR STRUCTURE, ASTROPHYSICS AND NEUTRINO PHYSICS STUDIES - Prof. Klaus Blaum (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik)   (Auditorium)
09:30 New results on solar neutrinos from Borexino - Dr Sandra Zavatarelli (GE)   (Auditorium)
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10:00 Experimental search of neutrinoless double-beta decay in 130Te - Oliviero Cremonesi (MIB)   (Auditorium)
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10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00
Plenary - Elena Aprile (Columbia University) (until 12:30) (Auditorium)
11:00 New results on the Be-8 anomaly - Prof. Attila Krasznahorkay (Inst. of Nucl. Res. of the Hung. Acad. of Sci. (ATOMKI), Head, Division of Nuclear Physics)   (Auditorium)
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11:30 Double Beta Decay Topology with NEMO-3 and SuperNEMO - Prof. Ruben Saakyan (University College London)   (Auditorium)
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12:00 Determination of the neutrino mass by electron capture in 163Holmium - Prof. Amand Faessler (University of tuebingen)   (Auditorium)
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09:00
Plenary - Emilio Migneco (LNS) (until 11:00) (Auditorium)
09:00 3D Modelling of Supernovae: Status and Perspectives - Prof. Hans-Thomas Janka (Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics)   (Auditorium)
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09:30 Study of 2- states in atomic nuclei and connection with double beta decay - Prof. Hidetoshi Akimune (Department of Physics, Konan University)   (Auditorium)
10:00 Neutrino astrophysics and cosmology in connection with nuclear physics - Dr Cristina Volpe (APC)   (Auditorium)
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10:30 Coherent Elastic Neutrino-Nucleus Scattering - Prof. Kate Scholberg (Duke University)   (Auditorium)
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11:00 --- Coffee break ---
11:30
Plenary - Horst Lenske (Univ. Giessen) (until 13:00) (Auditorium)
11:30 KM3NeT/ORCA: status and perspectives for measuring the neutrino mass hierarchy and other oscillation parameters (on behalf of the KM3NeT Collaboration) - Dr Veronique Van Elewyck (APC & Université Paris Diderot)   (Auditorium)
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12:00 New results from the NUMEN experiment - Ms Diana Carbone (LNS)   (Auditorium)
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12:30 Oscillations Beyond Three-Neutrino Mixing - Dr Carlo Giunti (TO)   (Auditorium)
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09:00
Plenary - Antonio Insolia (CT) (until 11:00) (Auditorium)
09:00 Prospects in neutrinoless double beta decay - Prof. Stefan Schönert (TUM)   (Auditorium)
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09:30 Geo-neutrino : experimental status and perspectives - Dr Oleg Smirnov (Joint Institute for Nuclear Research)   (Auditorium)
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10:00 Project 8:  Status and Update - Prof. Joseph Formaggio (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)   (Auditorium)
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10:30 Theory of neutrino masses and mixing - Prof. Alexei Smirnov (Max-Planck-Institute for Nuclear Physics, Heidelberg)   (Auditorium)
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11:00 --- Coffee ---
11:30
Plenary - Hiro Ejiri (RCNP Osaka University) (until 13:00) (Auditorium)
11:30 Low-energy neutrino experiment at Jinping - Zhe Wang (Tsinghua University)   (Auditorium)
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12:00 The HALO and HALO-1kT Supernova Detectors - Dr Clarence Virtue (Laurentian University / SNOLAB)   (Auditorium)
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12:30 The SOX experiment at LNGS for the search of sterile neutrinos - Marco Pallavicini (GE)   (Auditorium)
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09:00
Plenary - Giacomo Cuttone (LNS) (until 11:40) (Auditorium)
09:30 DAMA/LIBRA results and perspectives - Prof. Rita Bernabei (Univ. e INFN Roma Tor Vergata)   (Auditorium)
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10:00 Novel approaches to the nuclear physics of double beta decay - Prof. Dieter FREKERS (Univ. Muenster)   (Auditorium)
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10:30 Developments and applications of Micro-Pattern Gaseous Detectors (MPGD): a concise review. - Dr Marco Cortesi (National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (Michigan State University))   (Auditorium)
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11:00 Structure of proton-rich nuclei via mirror beta decay and charge exchange reactions - Dr Sonja Orrigo (IFIC-CSIC Valencia, Spain)   (Auditorium)
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11:30 Conclusions and announcement of CNNP next edition   (Auditorium)
PM
19:00
Registration (until 20:30) (Hall)
20:30 --- Welcome dinner ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Parallel - Alfredo Galindo-Uribarri (Oak Ridge National Laboratory) (until 15:50) (Auditorium)
14:30 EXPERIMENTS ON THE COMPETITIVE DOUBLE-GAMMA DECAY - Prof. Norbert Pietralla (TU Darmstadt)   (Auditorium)
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14:50 Fragment Z-Yield Distributions in Thermal-Neutron Induced Fission Reactions Relevant for Reactor Antineutrino Research, re-measured by using Calorimetric Low-Temperature Detectors - Prof. Peter Egelhof (GSI Darmstadt)   (Auditorium)
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15:10 Neutrino interactions with nucleons and nuclei in the few-GeV region - Dr Luis Alvarez Ruso (Instituto de Física Corpuscular (IFIC), Valencia)   (Auditorium)
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15:30 Double-Beta Decay of Medium-Mass Nuclei within the Realistic Shell Model - Dr Luigi Coraggio (INFN-NA)   (Auditorium)
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14:30
Parallel - Chiara Brofferio (MIB) (until 15:30) (Coro di Notte)
14:30 Revisiting the nuclear beta decay input in the reactor anomaly - Mr Leendert Hayen (IKS, KU Leuven)   (Coro di Notte)
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14:50 A Multi-Pixel Photon Counter detector prototype for direct detection of scintillation light in liquid xenon. - Dr ADRIANO DI GIOVANNI (NEW YORK UNIVERSITY ABU DHABI)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:10 A NaI-based cryogenic scintillating calorimeter: status and results of the COSINUS project - Dr Natalia Di Marco (LNGS)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:50 --- Coffee break ---
16:20
Plenary - Valerio Pirronello (CT) (until 18:20) (Auditorium)
16:20 Neutrino mass from cosmological surveys - Prof. Ofer Lahav (University College London, UK)   (Auditorium)
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16:50 Investigation of rare nuclear decays by using scintillation detectors - Prof. Fedor Danevich (CSNSM, Univ. Paris-Sud, CNRS/IN2P3, Univ. Paris-Saclay)   (Auditorium)
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17:20 Probing Nuclear Correlations with Direct Reactions - Mr Gregory Potel Aguilar (Michigan State University)   (Auditorium)
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19:00 --- Benedictine Monastery or Ursino Castle Tour ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Parallel - Rita Bernabei (ROMA2) (until 15:50) (Coro di Notte)
14:30 The Electron Capture in Ho-163 experiment - Dr Loredana gastaldo (Kirchhoff Institute for Physics, Heidelberg University)   (Coro di Notte)
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14:50 The Digital Optical Module of the KM3NeT project - Dr Emanuele Leonora (CT)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:10 Pinpointing astrophysical bursts of low-energy neutrinos with a network of detectors - Dr Giulia Pagliaroli (GSSI)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:30 The SoLid experiment searching for anti-neutrinos short baseline oscillations at SCK•CEN BR2 reactor - Dr Mathieu Bongrand (LAL CNRS)   (Coro di Notte)
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14:30
Parallel - Jesus Lubian Rios (Institute of Physics, Federal Fluminense University) (until 15:50) (Auditorium)
14:30 Double Gamow-Teller transition of Ca-48 and its relation to neutrinoless double-beta decay - Dr Javier Menendez (Center for Nuclear Study, University of Tokyo)   (Auditorium)
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14:50 The CUORE and CUORE 0 experiments at LNGS - Dr Chiara Brofferio (MIB and INFN-Bicocca)   (Auditorium)
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15:10 The ENUBET project: high precision neutrino flux measurements in conventional neutrino beams - Dr Michele Pozzato (INFN-Bo)   (Auditorium)
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15:30 Double charge-exchange reactions and the effect of transfer - Dr José Antonio Lay Valera (Dpto. de Física Atómica, Molecular y Nuclear, Universidad de Sevilla)   (Auditorium)
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15:50 --- Coffee break ---
16:20
Plenary - Ofer Lahav (until 18:20) (Auditorium)
16:20 IBM approaches for 0nbb nuclear matrix elements - Dr Jose Barea (Universidad de Concepción)   (Auditorium)
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16:50 Status and perspectives of the JUNO experiment - Dr Gioacchino Ranucci (MI)   (Auditorium)
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17:20 Exploring nuclear structure by double charge exchange reactions in Japan - Prof. Kentaro Yako (CNS, University of Tokyo)   (Auditorium)
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19:00 --- Benedictine Monastery tour ---
12:30 --- Lunch ---
15:00 --- Excursions or Benedictine Monastery Tour ---
20:30 --- Opera at Bellini Theatre ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Parallel - Norbert Pietralla (TU Darmstadt) (until 16:10) (Auditorium)
14:30 Shape Mixing in 0nbb Candidates - Prof. Volker Werner (TU Darmstadt)   (Auditorium)
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14:50 First Results from the Majorana Demonstrator - Dr Jason Detwiler (University of Washington)   (Auditorium)
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15:10 Competition between long-range collective and short-range pairing correlations in two-neutron transfer reactions - Dr Jesus Lubian Rios (Institute of Physics, Federal Fluminense University)   (Auditorium)
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15:30 The SPES radioactive ion beam facility and search for physics bejond the SM - Dr Giacomo De Angelis (LNL)   (Auditorium)
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15:50 Neutrinoless double beta decay: the CUPID-0 experiment. - Dr Maura Pavan (MIB)   (Auditorium)
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14:30
Parallel - Ricardo Broglia (MI) (until 16:10) (Coro di Notte)
14:30 Neutrinos Physics at ORNL and PROSPECT Experiment Status - Dr Alfredo Galindo-Uribarri (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)   (Coro di Notte)
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14:50 Probing neutrino mass and mass ordering with supernova neutrinos - Dr Li Yufeng (Institute of High Energy Physics)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:10 Detecting electron neutrinos from solar dark matter annihilation by JUNO - Dr Wan-lei Guo (Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:30 New spectrometer projects for challenging particle-gamma measurements of nuclear reactions - Dr Jose Roberto Brandao de Oliveira (Universidade de Sao Paulo)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:50 The nuSTORM experiment - Prof. Ken Long (Imperial College London)   (Coro di Notte)
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16:10 --- Coffee ---
16:40
Poster session (until 18:40) (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Breakdown of Isobaric Multiplet Mass Equation: Charge-Violating Nuclear Interactions in Nuclear Medium - Dr Jianmin Dong (Institute of modern physics, CAS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Characterization of the microwave multiplexing readout and TESs for HOLMES - Mrs Elena Ferri (MIB)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Electrons for Neutrinos - Afroditi Papadopoulou (Graduate Student at MIT)   (Chiostro di Levante)
Poster
16:40 FFLO state in asymmetric nuclear matter - Dr Xinle Shang (neutron-proton pairing)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 First results of the KM3NeT/ARCA detector - Giovanna Ferrara (LNS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Focal Plane Detector Tracker with Optical Read-Out for the NUMEN experiment - Giuseppe Gallo (LNS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
Poster
16:40 Light yield studies for SoLid phase I - Ms Delphine Boursette (LAL)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Neutrino-Nucleon Scattering in Proto-Neutron Stars - Wenmei Guo (LNS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 New Beam lines for NUMEN experiments at INFN-LNS - Antonio Domenico Russo (LNS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 NEWSdm: NUCLEAR EMULSIONS FOR WIMP SEARCH directional measurement - Natalia Di Marco (LNGS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
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16:40 Overview on the Study and Design of the target for the NUMEN Experiment - Mr Federico Pinna (INFN)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Post-stripper study for the (20Ne,20O) double charge exchange reactions at zero degrees within the NUMEN experiment - Dr Gianluca Santagati (LNS (for the NUMEN collaboration))   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 PROBING BETA DECAY MATRIX ELEMENTS THROUGH HEAVY ION CHARGE EXCHANGE REACTIONS - Mrs jessica ilaria bellone (INFN - LNS (for the NUMEN collaboration))   (Chiostro di Levante)
Poster
16:40 Reduction of 10C background for the KamLAND-Zen experiment - Mr Shingo Hayashida (RCNS, Tohoku University)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 SiCILIA- Silicon Carbide Detectors for Intense Luminosity Investigations and Applications - Grazia Litrico (L)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Solar neutrino analysis with the Borexino detector - Ms Mariia Redchuk (Forschungszentrum Jülich IKP-2)   (Chiostro di Levante)
Poster
16:40 The 116Cd(20Ne,20O) 116Sn reaction at 15 AMeV within the NUMEN project - Salvatore Calabrese (LNS (for the NUMEN collaboration))   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 The front-end for the new focal plane detector of the NUMEN experiment - Daniele Giuseppe Bongiovanni (LNS)   (Chiostro di Levante)
Poster
16:40 The read-out and data transmission for the new focal plane detector of the NUMEN experiment - Danilo Luigi Bonanno (CT)   (Chiostro di Levante)
Poster
16:40 Three-body force effect on the properties of neutron-rich nuclear matter - Prof. Wei ZUO (Institute of Modern Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Lanzhou, China)   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Transfer reaction channels for the system 18O + 116Sn under NUMEN project - Nikit Nitin Deshmukh (LNS (for the NUMEN collaboration))   (Chiostro di Levante)
16:40 Two neutron transfer reaction of 64Ni and 66Ni in the microscopic IBM-2 - Ruslan Idelfonso Magana Vsevolodovna (G)   (Chiostro di Levante)
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19:30 --- Social Dinner ---
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Parallel - Vincenzo Bellini (CT) (until 16:10) (Coro di Notte)
14:30 Study Of EoS Dependence of SNe via Relic Supernova Neutrino Spectrum - Dr J. Hidaka (Mechanical Engineering Department, Meisei University, 2-1-1 Hodokubo, Hino, Tokyo 191-8506, Japan)   (Coro di Notte)
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14:50 Upgrade of the ICARUS T600 Time Projection Chamber (on behalf of the ICARUS Collaboration) - Dr Francesco Tortorici (CT)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:10 Status of the R&D for the NUMEN experiment - Domenico Lo Presti (CT)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:30 Search for eV Sterile Neutrinos – The Stereo Experiment - Mr Alessandro Minotti (CEA - Saclay)   (Coro di Notte)
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15:50 Numerical characterization of the ARAPUCA: a new approach for LAr scintillation light detection - Dr Franciole Marinho (UFSCAR)   (Coro di Notte)
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14:30
Parallel - Marco Pallavicini (GE) (until 15:50) (Auditorium)
14:30 A new experimental facility for nuclear structure studies relevant for neutrino physics - Dr Retief Neveling (iThemba LABS)   (Auditorium)
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14:50 Nuclear structure studies relevant to double beta decay of 136Xe - Ms BERNADETTE REBEIRO (UNIVERSITY OF THE WESTERN CAPE, SOUTH AFRICA)   (Auditorium)
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15:10 Double-Beta Decay with Emission of Single Electron - Mr Andrej Babic (Czech Technical University in Prague)   (Auditorium)
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15:30 Neutron-proton pairing and double-beta decay nuclear matrix element - Dr Nobuo Hinohara (Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba)   (Auditorium)
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16:20 --- Visit to INFN-Laboratori Nazionali del Sud and "Award Dinner" ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
15:00 --- Benedictine Monastery Tour ---