MCnet-CTEQ School on
QCD, Electroweak Phenomenology, and Monte Carlo Generators

Location and Date

Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 virus it was necessary to cancel the 2020 MCnet-CTEQ school.

Who should apply

The School is ideally suited for advanced graduate students and recent PhDs.

Focused Introductory Reviews:

  • Introduction to Perturbative QCD
  • Introduction to Monte Carlo Event Generators
  • Deeply Inelastic Scattering
  • Higgs Boson Physics
  • Production and Structure of High Energy Jets
  • Heavy Quarks

In-depth Analysis and Phenomenology:

  • Monte Carlo Tutorial
  • Matching & Merging to Parton Showers
  • Parton Shower Developments
  • Non-perturbative/soft physics
  • Heavy Ions
  • Model-Independent Measurements


U.S. Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory. MC-Net and PITTsburgh Particle physics, Astrophysics, and Cosmology Center (PITT PACC).


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