List of Lectures

Week 1

Monday, Jan 23 OPENING DAY: Presentation of USP by the Provost of Research and by Head of the participating Institutes and Schools
Morning - USP: The University of Sao Paulo : Research and Training
- IAG: Scientific and Technological Programme of Research and Developments and Perspectives
- IF: Scientific and Technological Programme of Research and Developments and Perspectives
- IME: Scientific and Technological Programme of Research and Developments and Perspectives
- FM-USP: Scientific and Technological Programme of Research and Developments and Perspectives
- POLI-USP: Scientific and Technological Programme of Research and Developments and Perspectives
Afternoon Presentation of the Labs by the Labs organizers
End of afternoon Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and Image Processing by BRADAR Expert
Tuesday, Jan 24 Main directions of Research for next decades in Astrophysics, Particle & Medical Physics by worldwide experts
Morning - The Future of Astrophysics in the field of Geant High Granularity Telescopes
- The Future directions in Medical Imaging
- The Future directions in High Energy Physics
End of afternoon The Future Directions and perspectives in the Semi-conductors Technologies: the High Tech Industries point of view
Wednesday, Jan 25 Advances in Very Deep Sub Micron and 3D Technologies and Applications (Part 1)
Morning - The novel Pixel detectors developments from the IBL to the ATLAS LHC Pixel detector for HL-LHC 
- Introduction to Silicon Photomultipliers Technologies and uses
End of afternoon Application of Front End Advanced technologies to Medical Medical Imaging
Thursday, Jan 26 Advances in Very Deep Sub Micron (VDSM) and 3D Technologies and Applications (Part 2)
Morning - Advances in VDSM CMOS technologies
- Advances in 3D technologies and applications
End of afternoon The new SiPMT's for building the next cameras for the Cerenkov Telescope Array (CTA) Telescopes.
Friday, Jan 27 Novelties in Pixel Technology on both the Sensors and Embedded Signal Processing
Morning - Advances on Pixel sensor technologies
- Advanced on pixel-embedded signal processing technology
End of afternoon The National Synchroton Light Laboratory in Brazil: new developments, applications and perspectives
Saturday, Jan 28 New directions and developments on Medical Imaging: Medical Motivations and Technological advances
Morning Medical Imaging Modalities: Medical motivations and new technologies
This morning session will be organized at the Medical School (FM-USP) and includes a series of lectures on the main Medical Imaging modalities given by Medical experts and at the end, 3 lectures by key industrial firms in the field: GE, PHILIPS and SIEMENS
End of afternoon FREE! Get ready for saturday night!
Sunday, Jan 29 Lay day: Enjoy the city of São Paulo and its surroundings
All day long FREE…FREE…FREE…FREE…

Week 2

Monday, Jan 30 Advances in Data Transmission and applications; The NEUTRINO PHYSICS: Next big challenges
Morning - Part 1: Applications of advanced data transmission (1h30) 
- Part 2: Technological challenges of the future Long Baseline Neutrino Experiment and related R&D for overcoming them
End of afternoon The Neutrino Physics: Long Baseline experiment Physics Objectives and associated accelerator infrastructure
Tuesday, Jan 31 Advanced Data Filtering: new Mathematics tools and developments
Morning - Introduction to Advanced Data Filtering Techniques (Part 1)
- Introduction to Advanced Data Filtering Techniques (Part 2)
End of afternoon PANEL on the FUTURE WORLDWIDE MACHINES for PARTICLE PHYSICS with presentation on the 100 TeV Future Circular (FCC) Accelerator and the electron-positron Linear Collider project.
Wednesday, Feb 1 Very challenging applications of Real time data filtering: two examples and beyond
Morning - Real time Track reconstruction at High Luminosity LHC in the next two decades
- 40Mhz data filtering: the LHCb challenge for High Luminosity LHC
End of afternoon TBA
Evening SCHOOL BANQUET
Thursday, Feb 2 High Performance and Massive Parallel Computing: introduction lecture, technological challenges & example
Morning - Introductory lecture to High Performance and Massive Parallel Computing
- High Performances and Massive Parallel Computing: challenges and pending issues 
End of afternoon New High Performance and Massive Parallel Computing Tools applied to the GEANT simulation general framework
Friday, Feb 3 CLOSURE DAY: Understanding and Confronting High Radiations doses based on Lab test benches and Test beams - POSTER PRESENTATION by SCHOOL ATTENDANTS
Morning Understanding and confronting Effects of High Radiation doses based on Lab tests benches and Test beams
11AM - 2PM Presentation of the posters by the School attendants
2PM - 5PM Lab session

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