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Senior ESR at DESY Zeuthen (DE)

Host Institution: DESY Zeuthen (DE)
Number of months: 18 (+18)
Period: October 2014 - September 2017
Supervisors: Professor Johannes Bluemlein and Professor Guenther Dissertori
Objectives: The candidate will study the effect of heavy quark parton distributions and heavy quark loop corrections on hadronic Higgs boson production (WP3).
Secondments: Short visits to any of the partners, particularly CERN depending on the development of the project. Two months at UDUR for training in use of special functions, two months at ETH Zurich for application of calculation to LHC data and a secondment in one of our private sector partners Maplesoft, Wolfram Research and Shell.