Title: The Road to First Physics with ATLAS at the LHC
Speaker: Dr. Richard Teuscher – University of Toronto
Institute: University of Toronto
Location: ABB 102
The ATLAS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN is completing final preparations for first high energy collisions in 2009. This talk will cover: the physics motivation of the LHC, highlights of the ATLAS experiment, commissioning, and prospects for new physics discoveries ahead.