Fall 2012

Organizers: Sean Tulin

DateSpeakerTitleLinks
Sep 12Alex Geringer-Sameth
(Brown)
Results of dark matter searches in dwarf galaxies with Fermi Abstract
Sep 26Vikram Rentala
(MSU)
Measuring a partially composite Higgs boson at the LHC using quantum interference of helicity amplitudes
Oct 3Chiu-Tien Yu
(Wisconsin/Fermilab)
The Shape of Light Stop
Abstract
Oct 10Eric Sharpe
(Virginia Tech)
Quantization of Fayet-Iliopoulos parameters in supergravity Abstract
Oct 17Kyu Jung Bae
(Oklahoma)

Peccei-Quinn NMSSM in the light of 125 GeV Higgs
Abstract
Oct 24Matthew Buican
(Rutgers)
Aspects of Accidental Symmetry
Abstract
Oct 31Song He
(IAS/Perimeter)  
Gravitational scattering amplitudes: matrices, trees and the Grassmannian
Abstract
Nov 7Daniel Jafferis
(Harvard)
Exact results in 5d superconformal theories with gravity duals
Abstract
Nov 14David McKeen
(Victoria)
Higgs Discovery: Is there New Physics? Abstract
Nov 28Kfir Blum
(IAS)
Looking for new probes of dark matter annihilation in the CMB sky.
Abstract
Dec 5Brian Willett
(IAS)
Exact Results for Loop Operators in 3D N=2 SCFTS
Abstract
Dec 12   Alexander Zhiboedov
(Princeton)
Higher Spin Symmetry and Its Breaking in Conformal Field Theories
Abstract