Simone Alioli (DESY Zeuthen)
Shower Monte Carlo at NLO with the POWHEG BOX
I will give a brief introduction to Shower Monte Carlo event generators and illustrate the POsitive Weight Hardest Emission Generation method, to merge Parton Showers and Next-to-Leading Order calculations. Recent results for jet production processes, obtained through the POWHEG-BOX automatic implementation framework will be presented.
Date: Tuesday, 22/2/11
Place: Auditorium A, Blegdamsvej 17, 2100, Copenhagen