August 19 - 30, 2024

The Experimental High Energy Physics Department (EHEPD), CoE Physics at the National Centre for Physics (NCP), Islamabad is organizing 13th School on LHC Physics from August 19 - 30, 2024. The objective of the school is to provide a platform to young researchers and students to interact with the leading experts of the field and to learn the latest tools and techniques used to analyze the large experimental physics data.

Topics to be Covered

  • Standard Model of Particle Physics and Beyond
  • Top Quark, Higgs and Electroweak Physics
  • Super Symmetry (SUSY) Searches
  • Search for Dark Matter and Long Lived Particles
  • Statistical Techniques in High Energy Physics (HEP)
  • Data Science and Machine Learning in HEP
  • Monte Carlo Generators in High Energy Physics
  • Physics Objects, Trigger and Data Acquisition
  • Particle Detector and Future Technologies
  • Future Colliders

Special Public Lectures

  1. 70 Years of Scientific Discovery and Innovation @ CERN
  2. Statistics for Physical Sciences
  3. Machine Learning for Physical Sciences


Qaisar Ahsan (NCP, Pakistan) Ishaq Ahmad (NCP, Pakistan) Ashfaq Ahmad (NCP, Pakistan)

Invited Speakers

Roberto Tenchini (Pisa, Italy) Jonas H. Rademacker (Bristol UK) Thomas Muller (KIT, Germany)
Albert De Roeck (CERN, Switzerland) Jonathan R. Ellis (UoL, UK) Ducccio Abbaneo (CERN, Switzerland)
Markus Wallerberger (TU Wien, Austria) Henning Kirschenmann (Helsinki, Finland) Federica Maria Simone (INFN, Bari)
Bilal Masood (CHEP, Pakistan) Ashfaq Ahmad (NCP, Pakistan) Faisal Akram (CHEP, Pakistan)
Mansoor-ur-Rehman (QAU, Pakistan) Jamil Aslam (QAU, Pakistan) Wajid Ali Khan (NCP, Pakistan)

Advisory Committee

Roger Barlow (UoM, UK) Albert De Roeck (CERN, Switzerland) Roberto Tecihni (Pisa, Italy)
Jonathan R. Ellis (UoL, London) Ducccio Abbaneo (CERN, Switzerland)

Local Organizers

Waheed Mumtaz (NCP, Pakistan) Muhammad Usman (NCP, Pakistan) Waqar Ahmed (NCP, Pakistan)
Tanzeel Murtaza (NCP, Pakistan) Saleh Mohammad (NCP, Pakistan) Imran Malik Awan (NCP, Pakistan)
Muhammad Irfan (NCP, Pakistan) Zeeshan Ahmad (NCP, Pakistan)

Scientific Secretary

Wajid Ali Khan
Phone: +92-51-2077336


The School will be of the interest to graduate/post-graduate students, early career post-doctoral researchers, faculty members and research scientists who are working/intend to work in the field of particle physics. By the start of the School, the applicant must have completed at least 2-4 years of full-time studies at the university level. The registration fee is Rs. 3000/- for local students and Rs. 6000/- (including accommodation charges) for out-stationed students and for employees the fee is Rs. 8000/-.
Online application form can be accessed here. The application deadlines for local participants is July 10, 2024 and for foreign participants is June 15, 2024.

LHC School Poster

To download the school brochure, click here.


The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (AS-ICTP), Trieste, Italy

For Further Queries, Please Contact:
National Centre for Physics
Islamabad, Pakistan
Tel: +92-51-2077348, +92-51-2077336
Fax: +92-51-2077395