DM-Stat: Statistical Challenges in the Search for Dark Matter

Videos from BIRS Workshop 18w5095

, University of Amsterdam
- 10:23
OVERVIEW: Dark matter
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, Imperial College London
- 15:12
OVERVIEW: Model selection, including Bayesian and Frequency perspectives
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, Carnegie Mellon University
- 16:48
OVERVIEW: Statistical Learning
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, Radboud University
- 17:19
Simulation inversion: use machine learning to predict model parameters from observables
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, Queen's University
- 10:14
OVERVIEW: Direct searches for dark matter
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, Imperial College
- 11:40
Dark matter model comparison
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, Radboud University
- 12:18
Problems of scanning a large parameter space
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, Rutgers University
- 15:04
OVERVIEW: Dark matter structure and simulations
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, ICTP-SAIFR
- 16:10
The impact of Galactic astrophysical uncertainties on the reconstruction of DM properties
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, Harvard University
- 16:49
Statistical challenges in substructure lensing
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, University of Michigan
- 17:34
Probing particle dark matter with Gaia DR1
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, GRAPPA, University of Amsterdam
- 10:14
OVERVIEW: statistics in indirect detection
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, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- 11:13
Characterizing point source populations with non-Poissonian template fitting
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, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
- 11:55
Enhancing the sensitivity to dark matter signatures in the very-high-energy gamma-ray band through machine learning
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, University of Victoria
- 10:06
OVERVIEW: Dark matter searches at colliders
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, Academia Sinica
- 11:07
WIMP or non-WIMP? Thermal DM or non-thermal DM? The question to ask before global analysis
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, University of Amsterdam
- 11:31
Fast Forecasting for Counting Experiments
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, Princeton University
- 12:00
Extragalactic and Galactic Searches for Dark Matter Annihilation
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, Duke University
- 14:59
OVERVIEW: Non-Exchangeable Hierarchical Bayes Models for Synthesizing Disparate Information
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, Imperial College London
- 16:01
Comparing non-nested models by Testing One Hypothesis Multiple times
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, GRAPPA, University of Amsterdam
- 16:35
Euclideanized signals: facilitating pheno-focused model exploration
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, Instituto de Física Teórica, IFT-UAM/CSIC
- 17:15
Quantifying the naturalness of dark matter models
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, IFIC / CSIC - UV
- 09:28
Global significance for overlapping signal regions
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, Yale University
- 10:01
Approximate Bayesian Computation (ABC)
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, Queen's University
- 10:55
Summary and closing
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