Tobias Golling

CV

Education

Bonn University, Ph.D. in Physics, 2005

Heidelberg University, Physics Diplom, 2001

 

Employment history

Université de Genève, Associate Professor, DPNC, since 2014

Yale University, Associate Professor, Department of Physics, 2014

Yale University, Assistant Professor, Department of Physics, 2009-2014

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2005-2009

 

ATLAS Leadership positions

  • 2017-2018: ATLAS ID alignment convener
  • 2013-2015: ATLAS Exotics group convener
  • 2011-2013: ATLAS Top-Exotics sub-group convener
  • 2010-2011: ATLAS Data Quality coordinator
  • 2009-2010: Data Quality contact for ATLAS tracking group
  • 2008-2009: Monitoring coordinator for the ATLAS Inner Detector software

 

Prizes, awards, fellowships

  • 2013-2016: Cottrell Scholar Fellow
  • 2012-2014: Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
  • 2005-2007: Feodor Lynen Research Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
  • 2006: Ph.D. prize, Foundation of Physics and Astronomy in Bonn
  • 2004: Heinrich Hertz Fellowship for research stay at Fermilab

 

Memberships in panels, boards, etc., and individual scientific reviewing activities

  • ATLAS Contact on Diversity and Inclusion, since 2017
  • ATLAS thesis award committee, 2016 and 2018
  • HL-LHC panel, SEARCH 2016 Workshop, Oxford 2016
  • Advisory board, ATLAS Collaboration Board Chair, 2016-2017
  • Advisory board, Machine Learning HEP school, Lund, 2016
  • LHC Theory Initiative Fellowship Selection Committee, 2012 and 2013
  • Yale Society of Physics Students (SPS) graduate school panel, 2012
  • Referee for PRL since 2009, EPJC since 2014, and JHEP since 2016
  • Editorial board chair and final sign-off for a number of ATLAS publications and conference notes

 

Organization of conferences and workshops

  • Organizing Committee of 3rd Dark Interactions workshop, BNL, 2018
  • Series of ATLAS re-interpretation workshops, CERN, Jul & Sep 2017
  • Organizing Committee ITK Weizmann workshop on machine learning & HEP, Jul 2017
  • DPNC Journée de réflexion, Chateau de Bossey, Jun 2017
  • Long-term strategy of CH HEP (BSM searches): workshop+whitepaper, since 2016
  • Organizing Committee of 2nd Dark Interactions workshop, BNL, Oct 2016
  • Organizing Committee of TeV Particle Astrophysics 2016, CERN, Sep 2016
  • Convener of the "Exotics" session at the LHCP 2015, St Petersburg, Aug 2015
  • Organization of ATLAS Exotics workshop, University of Geneva, Feb 2015
  • Exotics Convener, FCC-hh 100 TeV pp collider studies (+whitepaper), since 2015
  • Convener of BSM session, ICHEP, Valencia, Jul 2014
  • Organizing Committee of Dark Interactions workshop, BNL, Jun 2014
  • Organizing Committee of ATLAS Exotics workshop, Eilot, Feb 2014
  • Organizing Committee of the top-charm frontier at the LHC, CERN, Jan 2014
  • Snowmass Planning co-convener, searches for new physics with top quarks, 2013
  • Organizing Committee Intersections of Particle and Nuclear Physics, FL, USA 2012

 

Outreach activities

  • “Inside CERN” – a celebration of Swiss-Israeli Scientific Cooperation, Embassy of Switzerland in Israel: “Tête-à-tête” (2017)
  • Organization of the 2-day “nuit de la science” in Geneva (2016)
  • Organization of International Masterclasses in Geneva (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Contribution to MOOC “Physique des particules – une introduction” (2016)
  • Summer research at CERN for more than 20 Yale undergraduates (2-months long, funded by Yale-endowed fellowships) and long-term research involvement in my group. Some of the undergrads (many starting already after their freshman year) returned a second and third summer to CERN to continue their research with me (2009-2014)
  • Contribution to “Particle Fever” (Documentary, 2013)
  • Day-long October Recess Field Trip to Brookhaven National Laboratory with 20 Yale PHYS 200 students in 2012 (additional Award from the Yale College Dean’s Office)
  • Variety of public lectures and colloquia
  • Supervision of variety of master and senior theses
  • Film about the Standard Model of particle physics which includes stunning artistic animations, and has now been viewed more than 750,000 times since 2010 (Watch on YouTube)
  • Part of an artistic study about ATLAS physicists that was exhibited in Bergen, Norway in 2009

 

Peer-reviewed publications in international scientific journals

Complete list of publications (co-author on over 700 refereed publications):

 

Selected invited talks and lectures

  • Invited talks (on machine learning): ITK Weizmann workshop on machine learning & HEP 2017, ATLAS Machine Learning Workshop at CERN 2016, Data Science Workshop at CERN 2015, ROOT Workshop in Saas-Fee 2015
  • Invited talks (on BSM): IDPASC Students Workshop UMinho Braga 2017, LHCP 2016 in Lund (on FCC), colloquium Oskar Klein Center in Stockholm 2015, ATLAS-D Meeting in Dresden 2015, GGI workshop in Florence 2015, LHCP 2015 in St. Petersburg (on FCC), Workshop on NP in the Top Quark Sector in Braga 2015, Flavour 2015 at MIAPP, Particle Phenomenology From the Early Universe to High Energy Colliders in Portoroz 2015, colloquium in Aachen 2014, NPKI on Jeju Island 2014, Naturalness at the Weizmann Institute 2014, Heraeus Seminar "Physics Landscape after the Higgs Discovery at the LHC" in Bad Honnef 2014, seminar at U. of Zurich 2014, LPC workshop on top partner at Fermilab 2013, UK BSM Higgs workshop at Durham 2013, Rencontres de Blois 2013, seminar at BU 2013, seminar at LBNL 2013, ATLAS SUSY workshop at NIKHEF 2013, seminar at U. of Montreal 2012, seminar at MIT 2012, TOP 2012 in Winchester, Chicago workshop on LHC physics 2012
  • Lectures: PSI Zuoz Summer School 2018 (BSM), MITP summer school Mainz 2016 (BSM), Alghero summer school 2016 (machine learning), Terascale school DESY 2016 (BSM), HASCO Göttingen 2015 (BSM), LBNL 2013 (flavor tagging), International Summer School of Science in Bakuriani Georgia 2012 (Higgs and BSM)

 

Selected research activities

  • Fast calorimeter simulation using variational auto encoders (since 2016)
  • Dark knowledge: Matrix Element Method to be learned by machine learning (since 2016)
  • Review of LHC Exotics searches [Prog.Part.Nucl.Phys. 90 (2016) 156-200]: editor
  • FCC-hh BSM whitepaper [1606.00947]: co-editor
  • Vector-like quark searches (since 2016): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and PhD student
  • Addressing CPU-limitation in Run-4 tracking using machine learning [EPJ Web Conf. 150 (2017) 00015] (since 2015): brainstorming, supervision of postdoc and PhD student
  • Di-b-jet resonance search [PLB 759 (2016) 229-246] (since 2015): analysis discussion/discussion, supervision of postdoc, editor
  • HL-LHC ATLAS pixel upgrade [JINST 11 (2016) no.07, P07003 & P07019] (since 2015): discussions, editorial help
  • Boosted top/W/Z-tagging using machine learning [JHEP 1606 (2016) 093,             ATL-PHYS-PUB-2017-004, ATLAS-CONF-2017-064] (since 2013): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and PhD students
  • Search for W′->tb with high-pT top- & b-tagging [EPJC 75 (2015) 165] (2013-2015): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and PhD student
  • Search for scharm with charm-tagging [PRL 114 (2015) 161801] (2013-2015): analysis design/discussion, supervision of PhD student
  • Search for Higgs to ccbar [PRD 89, 033014] (2013-2014, and since 2017): analysis design/discussion, co-editor
  • PDF constraints from ttbar differential cross section [ATL-PHYS-PUB-2013-008] (2013): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc
  • Snowmass ttbar resonances & top-tagging [1309.7847; 1311.2028] (2013): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and undergraduate student
  • SUSY at future proton colliders [JHEP 04 (2014) 117] (2013): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and PhD student, co-editor
  • Snowmass BSM searches [1311.0299; 1310.0077] (2013): supervision of postdoc and PhD student
  • Machine Learning / Deep Learning applications to HEP problems (since 2012): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdocs and PhD students
  • Search for stop with top-tagging [JHEP 1411 (2014) 118] (2012-2014): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdocs and PhD students
  • Search for stop [PRL 109, 211802 (2012); PRL 109, 211803 (2012)] (2012-2014): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdocs and PhD students, editor
  • Generalization of vector-like quark searches [PRD 87, 072007 (2013)] (2012-2013): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc, co-editor
  • Multi-b-jet search [JHEP 1212, 086 (2012); PRD 91 (2015) 112016] (2011-2015): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and PhD student
  • Search for stop with decay to charm and LSP [PRD 90, 052008 (2014)] (2011-2014): analysis design/discussion, supervision of PhD student, co-editor
  • Quark/gluon-tagging [EPJC (2014) 74:3023] (2011-2013): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc and PhD student
  • Charm-tagging and machine learning [ATL-PHYS-PUB-2015-001] (since 2011): analysis design/discussion, supervision of PhD student
  • B-jet cross section in association with W boson [PLB 707, 418 (2012)] (2010-2011): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc, co-editor
  • Search for NP in ttbar + missing ET [PRL 108, 041805 (2012)] (2010-2011): analysis design/discussion, supervision of postdoc, co-editor
  • Flavor-tagging: calibration, optimization, fakes, machine learning [2016 JINST 11 P04008] (since 2009): analysis design/discussion, supervision of master & PhD students and postdocs
  • Measurement of ttbar cross section [EPJC71, 1577 (2011)] (2009-2011): data analysis
  • SUSY discovery strategy for early data (100 pb-1 - 1 fb-1) (2007-2009): data analysis
  • Pixel commissioning, operation & software R&D [EPJC70, 787-821 (2010)] (2006-2011)
  • Data quality monitoring [EPJC72, 1960 (2012)] (2006-2011): discussions/design, co-editor
  • Inner detector alignment [JINST 3, P09004 (2008)] (2005-2010): data analysis, co-editor
  • Supervision of the ATLAS pixel module testing at LBNL (2005-2006)
  • Flavor-tagging at D0 [NIM, A 620 (2010) 400-427] (2001-2005): data analysis
  • ttbar cross section at D0 [PLB 626, 35 (2005); PLB 626, 45 (2005)] (2001-2005): data analysis, co-editor
  • H1 Odderon search [PLB 544, 35 (2002)] (2000-2001): data analysis, co-editor
  • Member of the ATLAS collaboration (since 2005)
  • Member of the D0 collaboration (2001-2006)
  • Member of the H1 collaboration (2000-2001)

 

 

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