Fall 2014


DateSpeakerTitleLinks
Sep 10Sonia El Hedri
(SLAC)
Perturbative Unitarity Constraints on a Supersymmetric Higgs Portalabstract
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Sep 17John Golden
(Brown)
Scattering Amplitudes and Cluster Polylogarithmsabstract
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 Sep 24 Anindya Dey
(UT Austin)
Field Theory on Gibbons-Hawking Spacesabstract
 Oct 1 Travis Maxfield
(Chicago)
Domain Walls, Triples, and Accelerationabstract
 Oct 8 Kiel Howe 
(Stanford)
Maximally Natural Supersymmetry and its Natural New Signaturesabstract
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 Oct 15 Eric Mintun
(UC Santa Barbara)
S-Duality for Intersecting D3-Branesabstract
 Oct 22 David Curtin
(Maryland)
Testing Electroweak Baryogenesis with Future Collidersabstract
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 Oct 29 Cyril Closset
(Stony Brook)
Holomorphic Twist and Supersymmetric Partition Functionsabstract
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 Nov 5 Michele Cicoli 
Sequestered string scenarios: global embedding, de Sitter modulistabilisation and soft-termsabstract
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 Nov 12 Benjamin Safdi
(MIT)
Renyi entropy, stationarity, and entanglement of the conformal scalarabstract
 Nov 19 Christoph Keller
(Rutgers)
3d Gravity, Universality and Poincare Seriesabstract
 Dec 3 Tim Cohen 
(IAS/Princeton)
Soft Collinear Effective Theory for Heavy WIMP Annihilationabstract