Winter 2013

Organizers: Sean Tulin

DateSpeakerTitleLinks
Jan 16Josef Pradler
(JHU)
Rare Event Searches underground: New physics opportunities and old claims Abstract
Jan 23Susanne Westhoff
(Pitt)
The Top-Quark Charge Asymmetry with a Jet Handle
Abstract
Jan 30Andrea PuhmBlack holes, fuzzballs and firewalls
Abstract
Feb 6Matthew Gonderinger
(Wayne State)
Vacuum Stability, Standard Model Extensions, and the 125 GeV Higgs
Abstract
Feb 20Jennifer Kile
(Northwestern)

Dark Matter from Weak Polyplets
Abstract
Feb 27Daniel HarlowQuantum Computation vs. Firewalls
Abstract
Mar 13Dmitry Zhuridov
(Wayne)
Neutrino Masses and Leptogenesis from Extra Fermions
Abstract
Mar 20Phil SzepietowskiComments on a-maximization from gauged supergravity Abstract
Mar 27Jim Halverson
(KITP)
Stringy Hidden Valleys
Abstract
Apr 3Anson Hook
(IAS)
Learning how to Count
Abstract
Apr 10Constantinos Papageorgakis
(Rutgers)
On the (2,0) theory and 5D SYM
Abstract
Apr 24Benson Way
(UCSB)
Black Funnels
Abstract