Fall 2015

Fall 2015 Schedule

Seminars take place on Wednesdays 12:00-1:00pm in Randall Laboratory #3481

 Date Speaker Title Links
 Sep 16  Achilleas Porfyriadis (Harvard) Kerr/CFT in the skyabstract
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 Sep 23

 Jason Evans (U Minnesota)Pure Gravity Mediationabstract
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 Sep 30

 Thomas Dumitrescu (Harvard)Anomalies, Renormalization Group Flows, and the a-Theorem in Six Dimensionsabstract 
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 Oct 7

 Eder Izaguirre (Perimeter)The vector portal: a window to a dark sectorabstract
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 Oct 14

 Chris Beem (IAS)Algebraic structures in superconformal field theoriesabstract
 Oct 21

 Christoph Uhlemann (U Washington)Supersymmetric flavors on curved space and a precision test of AdS/CFTabstract
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 Oct 28

 John Kehayias (Vanderbilt)The Old Made New: Nonlinear Sigma Modelsabstract
 Nov 4

 Bert Vercnocke (University of Amsterdam)Anti-branes, fluxes and black holesabstract
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 Nov 11

 Eric Kuflik (Cornell)Displaced Physics at the LHC: R-Parity Violation and Displaced Higgsabstract
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 Nov 18

Prashant Saraswat (Maryland/ Johns Hopkins)Towards a No-Lose Theorem for Naturalnessabstract
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 Nov 25 Thanksgiving  
 Dec 2

William Witczak-Krempa (Harvard)Universal corner entanglement in CFTs abstract
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 Dec 9

 Asher Berlin (U Chicago)New Directions in Dark Matter Direct Detectionabstract
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