# High Energy Theory Seminars: Fall 2003

All seminars will be held in Lauritsen room 469 (unless otherwise
noted).

The organizers for this seminar are
Sanefumi Moriyama
and Michael Schulz
().

FRIDAY, September 26, 11AM
** Yoichi Kazama**, Tokyo
* Pure Spinor Formalism and its Extension for Superstrings*

FRIDAY, October 3, 11AM
** Veronika Hubeny**, Stanford
* Black Hole Singularity in AdS/CFT*

FRIDAY, October 3, 1PM
** Stephen Hawking**, Cambridge
* The Universe is Non Singular*

FRIDAY, October 10, 11AM
** David Tong**, MIT
* Vortices in String Theory and the Real World*

FRIDAY, October 10, 1PM
** Christian Römelsberger**, USC
* Chiral Rings, Superpotentials and the Vacuum Structure
of N=1 Supersymmetric Gauge Theories*

FRIDAY, October 17, 11AM
** Amir Kashani-Poor**, Stanford
* Instanton Counting and Chern-Simons Theory*

FRIDAY, October 24, 11AM
** Freddy Cachazo**, IAS
* Supersymmetry, Chiral Rings and Anomalies in Gauge Theories*

FRIDAY, October 31, 11AM
** David Mateos**, Perimeter Institute
* Towards a Holographic Dual of Large-N QCD*

FRIDAY, October 31, 1PM
** Yasuhiro Sekino**, KEK
* PP-Wave Holography for Dp-Brane Backgrounds*

FRIDAY, November 7, 11AM
** Tadashi Takayanagi**, Harvard
* A Matrix Model Dual of Type 0 String Theory in Two Dimensions*

FRIDAY, November 7, 1PM
** Elias Kiritsis**, Ecole Polytechnique
* Exact String Scattering in PP-Wave Backgrounds*

FRIDAY, November 14, 11AM
** Johannes Walcher**, KITP
* Non-Perturbative RR Potential from Matrix Model*

FRIDAY, November 14, 1PM
** Assaf Shomer**, Hebrew University
* Penrose Limit and DLCQ*

FRIDAY, November 21, 11AM
** Lubos Motl**, Harvard
* Contact Terms from Matrix String Theory*

FRIDAY, November 21, 1PM
** Niklas Beisert**, AEI Potsdam
* The Dilatation Generator of N=4 SYM and Integrability*

FRIDAY, November 28
* Thanksgiving Holiday*

FRIDAY, December 5, 11AM
** Brian Wecht**, UCSD
* Exploring the 4D Superconformal Zoo*

FRIDAY, December 5, 1PM
** Steve Gubser**, Princeton
* Modifications of Cold Dark Matter Inspired by String Theory*

FRIDAY, December 12, 11AM
** Sergei Gukov**, Harvard
* Modern Superstring Phenomenology: Flux Compactifications and the Moduli Problem*

FRIDAY, December 12, 1PM
** Masaki Shigemori**, UCLA
* On Low Rank Classical Groups in String Theory, Gauge Theory and Matrix Models*

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