in the Theoretical Particle Physics group
at the Department of Astronomy and Theoretical Physics,
Lund University.

CERN user in the Theoretical Physics Department.

Lund University Research Portal.
Work supported in part by the Swedish Research Council,
contracts number 621-2013-4287 and 2016-05996.

This project has received funding from the European Research
(ERC) under the European Union's Horizon 2020
research and innovation programme, grant agreement No 668679.

Member of MCnet.
Work supported in part by the MCnetITN FP7 Marie Curie
Initial Training Network, contract PITN-GA-2012-315877.


1 March 2017:
Three PhD student positions are advertised for the Lund node of the MCnetITN3 Marie Curie ITN, for work on event generator development. Last date of application is 31 March.

28 February 2017:
The webpage of the MCnet School 2017 in Lund, Sweden, 2 - 7 July 2017, is now up. The school provides a five-day course of training in the physics and techniques used in modern Monte Carlo event generators via a series of lectures and practical sessions. It is offered free of charge. Last date of application is 1 May. See the webpage for further details.

4 February 2017:
New contribution Colour Reconnections from LEP to Future Colliders
in "Parton Radiation and Fragmentation from LHC to FCC-ee" workshop proceedings
LU TP 17-02, arXiv:1702.01329 [hep-ph]

5 January 2017:
PYTHIA version 8.223 now available.

1 November 2016:
New article Thermodynamical String Fragmentation
with N. Fischer
LU TP 16-57, CoEPP-MN-16-25, MCnet-16-40, arXiv:1610.09818 [hep-ph]

23 August 2016:
New article Status and developments of event generators
PoS (LHCP2016) 007
(LU TP 16-47, MCnet-16-36, arXiv:1608.06425 [hep-ph])

18 December 2015:
New article Hard Diffraction with Dynamic Gap Survival
with C.O. Rasmussen
JHEP 02 (2016) 142
(LU TP 15-56, MCnet-15-36, arXiv:1512.05525 [hep-ph])

1 July 2015:
New article Colour Reconnection at Future e+e- Colliders
with J.R. Christiansen
Eur. Phys. J. C75 (2015) 9, 441
(LU TP 15-25, MCnet-15-15, arXiv:1506.09085 [hep-ph])

12 October 2014:
New article An Introduction to PYTHIA 8.2
with S. Ask, J.R. Christiansen, R. Corke, N. Desai, P. Ilten, S. Mrenna, S. Prestel, C.O. Rasmussen, P.Z. Skands
Comput. Phys.Commun. 191 (2015) 159
(LU-TP-14-36, MCNET-14-22, CERN-PH-TH-2014-190, FERMILAB-PUB-14-316-CD, DESY-14-178, SLAC-PUB-16122, arXiv:1410.3012 [hep-ph])

24 July 2014:
New article Effects of color reconnection on t tbar final states at the LHC
with S. Argyropoulos
JHEP 11 (2014) 043
(LU TP 14-23, DESY 14-134, MCnet-14-15, arXiv:1407.6653 [hep-ph])