High Energy Theory Informal Meeting Autumn 2010

This meeting is for relatively informal discussions on topics that happen to be interesting us - occasionally we also have a formal seminar.
The organizer of this seminar is Piotr Sułkowski. The location of this meeting is 469 Lauritsen.

Wednesdays, 1.15 pm
September 8th
Hartmut Monien
Random matrix theory, zeta values and deconfinement
October 6th
Matthias Gaberdiel
Mathieu Moonshine for K3
October 13th
Yu Nakayama
Refined topological string amplitudes and N=1 flux compactification
October 20th
Wen-Yu  Wen
Quantum Criticality in Einstein-Maxwell-Dilaton Gravity
October 27th
Chen-Pin Yeh
Spatially modulated phase in holographic QCD
Novermber 3rd
Hirosi Ooguri
More on instability with Chern-Simons terms...
November 10th
Inaki Garcia-Etxebarria
On the computation of non-perturbative effective potentials in the string theory landscape - IIB/F-theory perspective
November 17th
Yu-Chieh Chung
Spectral covers and non-abelian fluxes in F-theory GUTs
November 24th --- Thanksgiving preparation
December 1st Carols Tamarit Degenhardt Naturalness from runaways in direct mediation
December 15th
Jaewon Song Sp/SO instantons and W-algebra