High Energy Theory Informal Meeting Winter 2017

This meeting is for relatively informal discussions on topics that happen to be interesting us - occasionally we also have a formal seminar.
The organizers of this seminar are Mykola Dedushenko and Slava Lysov. The location of this meeting is 469 Lauritsen.

Wednesdays, 1:30 pm
Jan 25
No seminar
Feb 1
Satoshi Nawata
(Fudan University)
Algebra of line operators in 4d N=2* and DAHA
Feb 8
Scott Aaronson
(UT Austin)
AdS/CFT and Computational Complexity
Feb 15
(12:30PM)
Dan Xie
(Harvard)
Argyres-Douglas matter and N=2 dualities
Feb 15
(2:30PM)
Anton Kapustin
(Caltech)
Topological phases of fermions and bosonization
Feb 22
John Schwarz
(Caltech)
What is H Theory?
Mar 1
Lev Spodyneiko
(Caltech)
Instabilities of AdS compactifications and collapse of spheres
Mar 8

Mar 15
Christoph Uhlemann
(UCLA)
Holographic duals for 5d SCFTs