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

Archived High Energy Theory Seminar Schedules:

Spring 2003

Fall 2002

Spring 2002

Fall 2001

Spring 2001

Other Caltech seminars:

Monday HEP seminar


Condensed Matter

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Other local seminars of interest:


ITP Santa Barbara - General Schedule (current week, next week)


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