2008


Preprint NumberAuthor(s)Title
MCTP-08-01 Edward TimkoAngular Correlations among the Leptons in Polarized ZZ to 4 Lepton Decays
MCTP-08-02Nemanja Kaloper
Scott Watson
Geometric Precipices in String Cosmology
MCTP-08-04 B.Acharya
K. Bobkov
G.L. Kane
P. Kumar
J. Shao
The G2-MSSM - A Well Motivated Model from M-Theory
MCTP-08-05Jason Kumar
Arvind Rajaraman
James D. Wells
Probing CP-violation at colliders through interference effects in diboson production and decay
MCTP-08-06Timothy Cohen
Aaron Pierce
Testing U(1) Solution to the Mu Problem
MCTP-08-07Katherine Freese
Matthew G. Brown
William H. Kinney 
The Phanton Bounce: A New Proposal for an Oscillating Cosmology 
MCTP-08-08Cosimo Bambi
Katherine Freese 
Dangerous Implications of a Minimum Length in Quantum Gravity 
MCTP-08-09Yanou Cui
David Morrissey  
Non-Thermal Dark Matter from Cosmic Strings
MCTP-08-10Katherine Freese
Christopher Savage
William H. Kinney 
Natural Inflation: The Status after WMAP 3-year data
MCTP-08-11Katherine Freese
Douglas Spolyar
Anthony Aguirre 
Dark Matter Capture in the first star: A Power source and a limit on Stellar Mass 
MCTP-08-12Bobby S. Acharya
Piyush Kumar
Konstantin Bobkov
Gordon Kane
Jing Shao
Scott Watson 
Non-thermal Dark Matter and the Moduli Problem in String Frameworks.
MCTP-08-13Eung Jin Chun
Jason L. Evans
David E. Morrissey
James D. Wells 
Higgs Boson Exempt No-Scale Supersymmetry with a Neutrino Seesaw: Implications for Lepton Flavor Violation and Leptogenesis 
MCTP-08-14A. Menon
Arun N.Thalapillil
Interaction of Dirac and Majorana Neutrinos with Weak Gravitational Fields
MCTP-08-15Maruskin, J. M.
Scheeres, D. J.
Adams, F. C.
Bloch, A. M.
The Eccentric Frame Decomposition of Central Force Fields
MCTP-08-16Adams, F. C.
Bloch, A. M. 
Hill's Equation with Random Forcing Terms
MCTP-08-17Adams, F. C.
Laughlin, G.
Bloch, A. M. 
Turbulence in Extrasolar Planetary Systems Implies that Mean Motion Resonances are Rare 
MCTP-08-18Y.P. Bliokh
S. Savel'ev
F. Nori
Electron beam instability in left-handed media
MCTP-08-19J.Q. You
X. Hu
S. Ashhab
F. Nori
Comment on: "Introducing the Transmon: a new superconducting qubit from optimizing the Cooper Pair Box"
MCTP-08-20A. Tonomura
F. Nori
Disturbance without the force
MCTP-08-21S. Ashhab
J.R. Johansson
A.M. Zagoskin
F. Nori
Single-artificial-atom lasing and its suppression by strong pumping
MCTP-08-22H. Ian
Z.R. Gong
Y.-x. Liu
C.P. Sun
F. Nori
Cavity optomechanical coupling assisted by an atomic gas
MCTP-08-23L. Zhou
Z.R. Gong
Y.-x. Liu
C.P. Sun
F. Nori
Controllable scattering of photons inside a one-dimensional resonator waveguide
MCTP-08-24K. Maruyama
F. Nori
Entanglement purification using natural spin chain dynamics and single spin measurements
MCTP-08-25S. Savel'ev
A.O. Sboychakov
A.L. Rakhmanov
F. Nori
Nonlocal macroscopic quantum tunneling and quantum terahertz electrodynamics in layered superconductors: Theory and simulations
MCTP-08-26D.I. Tsomokos
S. Ashhab
F. Nori
Fully-connected network of superconducting qubits in a cavity
MCTP-08-27T. Yamamoto
M. Watanabe
J.Q. You
Yu.A. Pashkin
O. Astafiev
Y. Nakamura
F. Nori
J.S. Tsai 
Spectroscopy of superconducting charge qubits coupled by a Josephson inductance 
MCTP-08-28L.F. Wei
J.R. Johansson
L.X. Cen
S. Ashhab
F. Nori
Controllable coherent population transfers in superconducting qubits for quantum computing 
MCTP-08-29A.L. Rakhmanov
A.M. Zagoskin
S. Savel'ev
F. Nori 
Quantum metamaterials: Electromagnetic waves in a Josephson qubit line 
MCTP-08-30J.Q. You
Y.-x. Liu
F. Nori
Simultaneous cooling of an artificial atom and its neighboring quantum system
MCTP-08-31K. Maruyama
F. Nori
V. Vedral 
Physics of Maxwell's demon and information
MCTP-08-32K.Yu. Bliokh
Yu.P. Bliokh
V. Freilikher
S. Savel'ev
F. Nori 
Unusual resonators: Plasmonics, metamaterials, and random media
MCTP-08-33 S. Ashhab
A.O. Niskanen
K. Harrabi
Y. Nakamura
T. Picot
P.C. de Groot
C.J.P.M. Harmans
J.E. Mooij
F. Nori
Interqubit coupling mediated by a high-excitation-energy quantum object
MCTP-08-34J.R. Johansson
L.G. Mourokh
A.Yu. Smirnov
F. Nori 
Enhancing the conductance of a two-electron quantum shuttle 
MCTP-08-35A. Frieman
M.S. Turner
D. Huterer 
Dark Energy and the Acceerating Universe 
MCTP-08-36G. Zhao
D. Huterer
X. Zhang 
High-resolution temporal constraints on the dynamics of dark energy 
MCTP-08-37N. Dalal
O. Dore
D. Huterer
A. Shirokov 
The imprints of primordial non-gaussianities on large-scale structure: scale dependent bias and abundance of virialized objects 
MCTP-08-38E. S. Voges
M. S. Oey
R. A. M. Walterbos
T. M. Wilkinson 
A Reexamination of Observed and Predicted Stellar Ionizing Fluxes in the Large Magellanic Cloud
MCTP-08-39E. Gimon
F. Larsen
J. Simon 
Black Holes in Supergravity: the non-BPS branch 
MCTP-08-40A. Castro
J. Davis
F. Larsen
P. Kraus
String Theory Effects on Five-Dimensional Black Hole Physics 
MCTP-08-41Wei Zhang
G.-D. Lin
L.-M. Duan 
BCS-BEC Crossover of a Quasi-two-dimensional Fermi Gas: the Significance of Dressed Molecules 
MCTP-08-42Wei Zhang
G.-D. Lin
L.-M. Duan 
Characteristics of Bose-Einstein condensation in an optical lattice 
MCTP-08-43M. Raidal
et al 
Flavour physics of leptons and dipole moments 
MCTP-08-44Gordon L. Kane
Alexey A. Petrov
Jing Shao
Lian-Tao Wang 
Initial determination of the spin of the gluino and squark at LHC
MCTP-08-45M. Artuso
B. Meadows
A. Petrov 
Charm Meson Decays 
MCTP-08-46C. Bambi
A. Dolgov
A. Petrov 
Primordial black holes and the obvserved Galactic 511-keV line 
MCTP-08-47M. Carena
A. Menon
C.E. Wagner 
Interplay between B physics constraints and dark matter searches 
MCTP-08-48Diana Vaman
Y.P.- Yao 
Space-Cone Gauge, Lorentz invariance on-shell recursion for one loop Yang-Mills Amplitudes 
MCTP-08-49Diana Vaman
Y.P.- Yao 
Analytic Scattering Amplitudes for QCD
MCTP-08-50Hai Lin Kac-Moody Extensions of 3-Algebras and M2-branes 
MCTP-08-51 Kentaro Hanaki
Hai Lin 
M2-M5 Systems in N=6 Chern-Simons Theory
MCTP-08-52 James T. Liu and Phillip Szepietowski Higher derivative corrections to R-charged AdS_5 black holes and field redefinitions 
MCTP-08-53 James T. Liu
Wafic A. Sabra 
Hamilton-Jacobi Counterterms for Einstein-Gauss-Bonnet Gravity 
MCTP-08-54 Phill Grajek
Gordon Kane
Daniel J. Phalen
Aaron Pierce
Scott Watson 
Neutralino Dark Matter from Indirect Detection Revisited 
MCTP-08-55 David E. Morrissey
Aaron T. Pierce
Light Pseudoscalars and LHC Higgs Signatures in the NMSSM with Gauge or Gaugino Mediation 
MCTP-08-56De-fu Hou
James T. Liu
Hai-cang Ren 
Partition Function of a Wilson Loop in a Strongly Coupled N=4 Supersymmetric Yang-Mills Plasma with Fluctuations 
MCTP-08-57 Ibrahima Bah
Leo Pando Zayas
Cesar A. Terrero-Escalante 
Holographic Geometric Entropy at Finite Temperature from Black Holes in Global AdS Spaces 
MCTP-08-58Spencer Chang
Aaron Pierce
Neal Weiner 
Using the Energy Spectrum at DAMA/LIBRA to Probe Light Dark Matter 
MCTP-08-59 Christopher Savage
Graciela Gelmini
Paolo Gondolo
Katherine Freese 
Compatibility of DAMA/LIBRA dark matter detection with other searches 
MCTP-08-60 Timothy Cohen
David E. Morrissey
Aaron Pierce 
Changes in Dark Matter Properties After Freeze-Out
MCTP-08-61 A. Farmany
S. Abbasi
A. Naghipour 
Correction to the Higher Dimensional Black Hole Entropy 
MCTP-08-62 Leo Pando Zayas, Vincent Rodgers
Kory Stiffler 
Luscher Term for k-string Potential from Holographic One-loop Corrections 
MCTP-08-63 Benjamin Burrington
Leo Pando Zayas 
Coulomb Phase Gluon Scattering at Strong Coupling
MCTP-08-64 Thomas Flacke
Arjun Menon
Daniel J. Phalen
Non-minimal Universal Extra Dimensions
MCTP-08-65 Sunghoon Jung
James D. Wells 
Comparison of EDM and LHC for probing CP violation in triple boson vertices
MCTP-08-66Abbas Farmany
Roshanak Lotfikar
Shahryar Abbasi
Ali Naghipour
Amin Farmany 
Non-commutative geometry and matrix quantum mechanics
MCTP-08-67 Jason L. Evans
David E. Morrissey
James D. Wells 
Vacuum Stability with Tachyonic Boundary Higgs Masses in No-Scale Supersymmetry or Gaugino Mediation 
MCTP-08-68 Sera Cremonini
Kentaro Hanaki
James T. Liu
Phillip Szepietowski 
Black holes in five-dimensional gauged supergravity with higher derivatives 
MCTP-08-69 Phill Grajek
Gordon Kane
Daniel Phalen
Aaron Pierce
Scott Watson 
Is the PAMELA Positron Excess Winos? 
MCTP-08-70 Rykoff, E. S.
McKay, T. A.
Becker, M. R.
Evrard, A.
Johnston, D. E.
Koester, B. P.
Rozo, E.
Sheldon, E. S.
Wechsler, R. H. 
Measuring the Mean and Scatter of the X-Ray Luminosity--Optical Richness Relation for maxBCG Galaxy Clusters, Astrophys. J., 675, 1106
MCTP-08-71 Nord, B.; Stanek, R.; Rasia, E.; Evrard, A.E. Effects of Selection and Covariance on X-ray Scaling Relations of Galaxy Clusters, Monthly Notices Royal Astron Soc, 381, 10
MCTP-08-72 Evrard, A.E.
Bialek, J.
Busha, M.
White, M.
Habib, S.
Heitmann, K.
Warren, M. 
Rasia, E.
Tormen, G.
Moscardini, L.
Power, C.
Jenkins, A.R.
Gao L.
Frenk C.S.
Springel V.
White S. D. M.
Diemand J.
Scaling of Massive Dark Matter Halos: Why Clusters Prefer a High Normalization
Cosmology, Astrophys. J., 672, 122
MCTP-08-73 Rykoff, E. S.
Evrard, A.E.
McKay, T.A.
Becker, M.R.
Johnston, D.E.
Koester, B.P.
Nord, B.
Rozo, E.
Sheldon, E.S.
Stanek, R.
Wechsler, R.H. 
The Lx-M Relation of Clusters of Galaxies, Monthly Notices Royal Astron Soc, 387, 28
MCTP-08-74 Rozo, E.
Wechsler, R.H.
Koester, B.P.
Evrard, A.E.
McKay, T.A. 
Optically-Selected Cluster Catalogs as a Precision Cosmology Tool, Astrophys.
J., submitted, (astro-ph/0703574)
MCTP-08-75Rozo, E.
Wechsler, R.H.
Koester, B.P.
Evrard, A.E.
McKay, T.A.
Johnston, D.
Sheldon, E.S.
Annis, J.
Frieman, J.A. 
Cosmological Constraints from SDSS maxBCG Cluster Abundances, Astrophys. J., submitted, (astroph/0703571)
MCTP-08-76 Johnston, D.E.
Sheldon, E.S.
Wechsler, R.H.
Rozo, E.
Koester, B.P.
Frieman, J.A.
McKay, T.A.
Evrard, A.E.
Becker, M.R.
Annis, J. 
Crosscorrelation Weak Lensing of SDSS Galaxy Clusters II: Cluster Density Profiles
and the Mass-Richness Relation, Astrophys. J., submitted, (arXiv.org:0709.1159)
MCTP-08-77 Rozo, E.
Rykoff, E.S.
Evrard, A.
Becker, M.
McKay, T.
Wechsler, R.H.;Koester, B.P.
Hao, J.; Hansen, S.
Sheldon, E.
Johnston, D.
Annis, J.
Frieman,J. 
Constraining the Scatter in the Mass-Richness Relation of maxBCG Clusters With Weak Lensing and X-ray Data, Astrophys. J., submitted, (arXiv.org:0809.2794)
MCTP-08-78 Rozo, E.
Rykoff, E.S.
Koester, B.P.
McKay, T.
Hao, J.
Evrard, A.
Wechsler,R.H.
Hansen, S.
Sheldon, E.
Johnston, D.
Becker, M.
Annis, J.
Bleem, L.
Scranton, R. 
An Improved Cluster Richness Estimator, Astrophys. J.,submitted, (arXiv.org:0809.2797) 
MCTP-08-79 Katherine Freese
Peter Bodenheimer
Douglas Spolyar
Paolo Gondolo 
Stellar Structure of Dark Stars: a first phase of Stellar Evolution due to Dark Matter Annihilation 
MCTP-08-80Katherine Freese
Douglas Spolyar
Anthony Aguirre
Peter Bodenheimer
Paolo Gondolo
J.A. Sellwood
Naoki Yoshida 
Dark Stars: Dark Matter in the First Stars leads to a New Phase of Stellar Evolution
MCTP-08-81 Katherine Freese
Douglas Spolyar
Paolo Gondolo 
The Effect of Dark Matter on the First Stars: A New Phase of Stellar Evolution 
MCTP-08-82 Christopher Savage
Katherine Freese
Paolo Gondolo 
Annual modulation of dark matter in the presence of streams 
MCTP-08-83 Amjad Ashoorioon
Katherine Freese 
Gravity Waves from Chain Inflation 
MCTP-08-84 Cosimo Bambi
Douglas Spolyar
Alexander Dolgov
Katherine Freese
Marta Volonteri 
Implications of primordial black holes on the first stars and the origin of the super-massive black holes