Pearl Sandick
  • Associate Professor, Physics And Astronomy

Presentations

  • “Mixing it Up: New Results in Dark Matter”, Departmental Colloquium, Idaho State University, February 2017. Presentation, Presented, 02/2017.
  • “Mixing it Up: New Results in Dark Matter”, Departmental Colloquium, California State University - East Bay, December 2016. Presentation, Presented, 12/2016.
  • “Mixing it Up: New Results in Dark Matter”, Departmental Colloquium, California State University - Stanislaus, December 2016. Presentation, Presented, 12/2016.
  • “Mixing it Up: New Results in Dark Matter”, Departmental Colloquium, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Prescott, AZ, November 2016. Presentation, Presented, 11/2016.
  • “The Search for Dark Matter”, Invited Plenary Talk, APS Joint Four Corners (4CS) and Texas Section Meeting 2016, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM, October 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2016.
  • “Mixing it Up: New Results in Dark Matter”, Departmental Colloquium, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, October 2016. Presentation, Presented, 10/2016.
  • “Mixing it Up: New Results in Dark Matter”, Departmental Colloquium, University of Utah, SLC, UT, September 2016. Presentation, Presented, 09/2016.
  • “Neutralino Dark Matter - Beyond the Standard Paradigm”, IX International Conference on Interconnections between Particle Physics and Cosmology (PPC2015), Deadwood, SD, June-July 2015. Contributed Talk, Presented, 07/2016.
  • “Supersymmetry and Dark Matter: Status and Outlook”, Invited Talk, APS Four Corners Section (4CS) Meeting 2015, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, October 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2015.
  • “Perspectives on WIMP Dark Matter”, Particle Astrophysics Seminar, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, October 2015. Presentation, Presented, 10/2015.
  • “Particle Theory, Cosmology, and the LHC”, Invited Plenary Talk, 2015: The Spacetime Odyssey Continues, Nordita, Stockholm, Sweden, June 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2015.
  • “SUSY Dark Matter - Beyond the Standard Paradigm”, Center for Theoretical Underground Physics and Related Areas (CETUP*) Workshop 2015, Lead, SD, June 2015. Presentation, Presented, 06/2015.
  • “The Status of Supersymmetric Dark Matter”, HEP Division Seminar, Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago, IL, March 2015. Presentation, Presented, 03/2015.
  • “Beyond the Standard Model: Dark Matter and Supersymmetry”, Departmental Colloquium, Western Colorado State University, Gunnison, CO, February 2015. Presentation, Presented, 02/2015.
  • “Strange Brew”, APS Four Corners Section (4CS) Meeting 2014, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT, October 2014. Contributed Talk, Presented, 10/2014.
  • “Beyond the Standard Model: Dark Matter and Supersymmetry”, Departmental Colloquium, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, October 2014. Presentation, Presented, 10/2014.
  • “The Incredible Bulk”, Astroparticle Physics 2014 -A Joint IDM/TeVPA Conference, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 2014. Contributed Talk, Presented, 06/2014.
  • “Dark Matter Theory and Searches”, Invited Plenary Talk, Phenomenology Symposium (PHENO) 2014, Pittsburgh, PA, May 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2014.
  • “Thoughts on Neutralino Dark Matter”, What is the Dark Matter?, Nordita, Stockholm, Sweden, May-June 2014. Presentation, Presented, 05/2014.
  • “Particle Dark Matter: High Hopes and Low Cross Sections”, Departmental Colloquium, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, January 2014. Presentation, Presented, 01/2014.
  • “Direct Dark Matter Searches and Supersymmetric Resonance Regions”, XXVII Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics, Dallas, TX, December 2013. Contributed Talk, Presented, 12/2013.
  • “The Status of Supersymmetric Dark Matter”, Invited Talk, APS 4 Corners Section Meeting, Denver, CO, October 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2013.
  • “Advances in Supersymmetry Phenomenology”, Departmental Colloquium, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT September 2013. Presentation, Presented, 09/2013.
  • “Revisiting Supersymmetric Dark Matter: Beyond the CMSSM”, Invited Plenary Talk, VII International Conference on Interconnections between Particle Physics and Cosmology (PPC2013), Deadwood, SD, July 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2013.
  • “Sub-GUT mSUGRA”, Snowmass on the Pacific, KITP, Santa Barbara, CA, May, 2013. Contributed Talk, Presented, 05/2013.
  • “Scouting Sub-GUT SUSY Scenarios”, Invited Talk, CCAPP Workshop on Dark Matter: from Space to Supercolliders, Columbus, OH, May 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2013.
  • “Sub-GUT mSUGRA”, American Physical Society April Meeting 2013, Denver, CO, April 2013. Contributed Talk, Presented, 04/2013.
  • “To Bino or Not to Bino: Fermi Photons from Dark Matter Annihilation”, TAMU Workshop on Dark Matter, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, March 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2013.
  • “Beyond the CMSSM”, High Energy Theory Seminar, University of California, Davis, CA, May, 2013. Presentation, Presented, 03/2013.
  • "GUT-less mSUGRA”, 36th International Conference on High Energy Physics (ICHEP), Melbourne, Australia, July 2012. Contributed Talk, Presented, 07/05/2012.
  • "Neutralino Dark Matter in GUT-less mSUGRA", LHC Theory Workshop, CoEPP, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, July 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/03/2012.
  • “Dark Matter and EWSB Naturalness in Unified SUSY Models”, Center for Theoretical Under- ground Physics and Related Areas (CETUP*) Workshop 2012, Lead, SD, July 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2012.
  • "Supersymmetric Dark Matter", Invited Talk, Dark Matter Silver Jubilee Symposium, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA, June 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/19/2012.
  • “Dark Matter and EWSB Naturalness in Unified SUSY Models”, Particle Astrophysics Seminar, Fermilab, Batavia, IL, May 2012. Other, Presented, 05/21/2012.
  • "Gamma-Ray Constraints on Dark Matter Spike", Invited Talk, Dark Matter Signatures in the Gamma-Ray Sky, The University of Texas at Austin, TX, May 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/08/2012.
  • “On Dark Matter”, Condensed Matter Seminar, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, April 2012. Other, Presented, 04/24/2012.
  • "New Results in Dark Matter", Invited Plenary Lecture at the Essential Cosmology for the Next Generation: Cosmology on the Beach (Cosmología en la Playa) Winter School, Cancún, Mexico. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2012.
  • "Dark Matter and EWSB Naturalness in Unified SUSY Models", Weak Interaction Discussion group, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2011.
  • "Dark Matter Spikes: Sharpening our Understanding of the First Stars", Particle Theory Seminar, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2011.
  • "Can neutrinos travel faster than the speed of light?", Science Night Live, Sponsored by the College of Science at the University of Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/26/2011.
  • "Superluminal Neutrinos: Phantoms of OPERA?", Special HEAP Seminar (for all members of the Colleges of Science and Engineering), University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2011.
  • "Particle Dark matter: High Hopes and Low Cross Sections", Colloquium, Idaho State University, Pocatello, ID. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2011.
  • "Dark matter Concentrations in the Galaxy", Vth International Workshop on the INterconnection between Particle Physics and Cosmology (PPC2011), CERN, Geneva, Switzerland. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2011.
  • "Dark matter Theory and Fermi", Fermi Symposium 2011, Universita La Sapienza, Rome Italy. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2011.
  • "Particle Dark matter: High Hopes and Low Cross Sections", Colloquium, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2011.
  • "Dark Matter and New Physics", Linear Collider Workshop of the Americas, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2011.
  • "Indirect Detection of the First Stars with Dark Matter Spikes", BOWTIE Seminar, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2011.
  • "Indirect Detection of the First Stars with Dark Matter Spikes", BOWTIE Seminar, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2011.
  • "Particle Dark matter: High Hopes and Low Cross Sections", Colloquium, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2011.
  • "Update on SUSY Dark Matter," American Linear Collider Physics Group (ALCPG) Workshop 2011, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2011.
  • "Sharpening Our Understanding of the First Stars with Gamma-Rays", Aspen Winter Conference: Indirect and Direct Detection of Dark Maytter, Aspen Center for Physics, Aspen, CO. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2011.
  • "Dark matter Spikes: Sharpening Our Understanding of the First Stars with Gamma-Rays", High Energy Physics Seminar, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2010.
  • "Dark Matter Spikes: Sharpening Our Understanding of the First Stars with Gamma-Rays", Joint Relativity/High Energy Theory/Cosmology Seminar, Syracuse University, NY. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2010.
  • "On SUSY Dark matter", International Workshop on Linear Colliders 2010, CERN, Geneva, Switzerland. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2010.
  • "Dark matter Spikes: Sharpening Our Understanding of the First Stars with Gamma-Rays", Joint Particle Seminar, University of California, Irvine, CA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2010.
  • "Black Holes in our Galactic Halo: Compatibility with FGST Data and Constraints on the First Stars", High Energy Theory Seminar, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2010.
  • "Dark Matter in 2010: High Hopes and Low Cross Sections", Rutherford Lecture, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 08/2010.
  • "Dark Matter Spikes in Our Galactic Halo", 8th International Workshop on the Identification of Dark Matter, University of Montpellier 2, Montpellier, france. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2010.
  • "Dark Matter Spikes in Our Galactic Halo", TeV Particle Astrophysics 2010, Paris, France. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2010.
  • "SUSY Dark matter", Novel Searches for Dark matter with Neutrino Telescopes, CCAPP, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2010.
  • "Overview of SUSY Dark matter", Second Workshop on "Low Energy" Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics with IceCube's DeepCore Sub-Array, Center for Particle Astrophysics, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/2010.
  • "Neutrinos as a Test of Leptophilic Dark Matter", Particle Physics and Astrophysics Seminar, Arizona State university, Tempe, AZ. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2010.

Publications

  • P. Sandick, K. Sinha, and T. Yamamoto, Black Holes, Dark Matter Spikes, and Constraints on Simplified Models with t-channel Mediators, submitted to PRD. Submitted, 12/31/2016.
  • P. Sandick, K. Sinha, & F. Teng, Simplified Dark Matter Models with Charged Mediators: Prospects for Direct Detection, Journal of High Energy Physics 1610 018 (2016). Submitted, 10/05/2016.
    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FJHEP10%...
  • J. Kumar, P. Sandick, F. Teng, and T. Yamamoto, Gamma-ray Signals from Dark Matter Annihilation Via Charged Mediators, Physical Review D 94 015022 (2016). Published, 07/18/2016.
    http://journals.aps.org/prd/abstract/10.1103/PhysR...
  • Sandick, Pearl, SUSY dark matter: Beyond the standard paradigm, AIP Conference Proceedings Vol. 1743, 020011 (2016). Published, 03/2016.
    http://aip.scitation.org/doi/abs/10.1063/1.4953278
  • J. Ellis, J. Evans, F. Luo, N. Nagata, K.A. Olive, and P. Sandick, Beyond the CMSSM without an accelerator: proton decay and direct dark matter detection, European Physical Journal C 76 8 (2016). Published, 01/05/2016.
    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1140%2Fepjc%2F...
  • Kumar, J. & Sandick, P., Searching for dark matter annihilation to monoenergetic neutrinos with liquid scintillation detectors. JCAP Vol. 2015(06), 035-035 (2015). Published, 06/2015.
    http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1475-751...
  • Kelso, Chris, Kumar, Jason, Sandick, Pearl & Stengel, Patrick, Charged mediators in dark matter scattering with nuclei and the strangeness content of nucleons, Physical Review D, Vol. 91 055028 (2015). Published, 03/2015.
    http://journals.aps.org/prd/abstract/10.1103/PhysR...
  • Fukushima, Keita, Sandick, Pearl, Kelso, Chris, Yamamoto, Takahiro & Kumar, Jason, MSSM dark matter and a light slepton sector: The incredible bulk, Physical Review D 90, 095007 (2014). Published, 11/2014.
    http://journals.aps.org/prd/abstract/10.1103/PhysR...
  • Allahverdi, Rouzbeh, Babu, Kaladi, Balantekin, Baha, Dutta, Bhaskar, Kamon, Teruki, Kumar, Jason, Sandick, Pearl & Szczerbinska, Barbara. CETUP* 2013 - Workshop on Dark Matter, Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics PPC 2013 – VIIth International Conference on Interconnections between Particle Physics and Cosmology. 1-2, AIP Conference Proceedings 1604 (2014) pp.1-461. Published, 06/2014.
  • C. Kelso, P. Sandick, and C. Savage, Lowering the Threshold in the DAMA Dark Matter Search, Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics 1309 022 (2013). Published, 09/18/2013.
    http://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1475-751...
  • D. Feldman and P. Sandick, Well-Mixed Dark Matter and the Higgs, Physical Letters B 724 241 (2013). Published, 07/23/2013.
    http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S...
  • D. Hooper, C, Kelso, P. Sandick, and W. Xue, Closing Supersymmetric Resonance Regions with Direct Detection Experiments, Physical Review D 88 015010 (2013). Published, 07/09/2013.
    http://journals.aps.org/prd/abstract/10.1103/PhysR...
  • J. Kumar and P. Sandick, Gamma Rays from Bino-like Dark Matter in the MSSM, Physical Review D 12 123534 (2013). Published, 06/27/2013.
    http://journals.aps.org/prd/abstract/10.1103/PhysR...
  • P. Sandick, Dark Matter and EWSB Naturalness in Unified SUSY Models, Proceedings of the Center for Theoretical Underground Physics - Dark Matter & Neutrino Physics (CETUP* 2012), Lead/Deadwood, South Dakota, July 10 - Aug 1, 2012, AIP Conference Proceedings 1534 136 (2012). Published, 05/2013.
    http://aip.scitation.org/doi/abs/10.1063/1.4807351
  • J. Ellis, F. Luo, K.A. Olive, and P. Sandick, The Higgs Mass Beyond the CMSSM, European Physical Journal C 73 4 2403 (2013). Submitted, 04/23/2013.
    http://link.springer.com/article/10.1140%2Fepjc%2F...
  • P. Sandick, Sub-GUT mSUGRA, Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on High Energy Physics (ICHEP 2012), Melbourne, Australia, July 4-11, 2012, Proceedings of Science ICHEP2012 117 (2013).. Published, 12/12/2012.
  • "Gamma-ray Constraints on the First Stars from Annihilation of Light WIMPs" P. Sandick, J. Diemand, K. Freese, and D. Spolyar, Phys. Rev. D 85 (2012) 083519. Published, 04/2012.
    http://prd.aps.org/abstract/PRD/v85/i8/e083519
  • "Probing EWSB Naturalness in Unified SUSY Models with Dark Matter", JHEP 1111 (2011) 110. Published, 11/2011.
  • "Detection Prospects for Majorana Fermion WIMPless Dark Matter", Phys. Rev. D 84 (2011) 014020. Published, 07/2011.
  • "Constraints on a Non-thermal History from Galactic Dark Matter Spikes", Phys. Rev. D. 84 (2011) 023507. Published, 07/2011.
  • "Black Holes in our Galactic halo: Compatibility with FGST and PAMELA Data and Constraints on the First Stars", JCAP 1101 (2011) 018. Published, 01/2011.
  • "Signatures of Dark Star Remnants in the Galactic Halo", Proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on the Identification of Dark Matter, Montpellier, France, 26-30 July, 2010, PoS IDM2010 086 (2010). Published, 01/2010.
  • "The Sensitivity of the IceCube Neutrino Detector to Dark Matter Annihilating in Dwarf Galaxies", Phys. Rev. D 81 (2010) 083506. Published, 01/2010.
  • "Neutralino Dark Matter in MSSM Models with Non-Universal Higgs Masses", Proceedings of the INvisible Universe International Conference, UNESCO< Paris, France, 29 Jun - 3 Jul 2009, AIP Conf. Proc. 1241 450 (2010). Published, 01/2010.
  • "Particle Dark Matter: Status and Searches", Proceedings of the Frank N. Bash Symposium 2009: New Horizons in Astronomy, Austin, TX, 18-20 Oct. 2009, ASP Conf. Proc. 432 133 (2010). Published, 01/2010.
  • "Detecting Dark matter in the MSSM with Non-Universal Higgs masses", Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Supersymmetry and the Unification of Fundamental Interactions (SUSY09), Boston, MA, 5-10 Jun 2009, AIP Conf. Proc. 1200 1027 (2010). Published, 01/2010.