High Energy Theory Informal Meeting Winter 2010

This meeting is for relatively informal discussions of topics that happen to be interesting us - occasionally we also have a formal seminar.
If you have ideas or suggestions, please let Kirill Saraikin know.
The location of this meeting is 469 Lauritsen.

Wednesdays, 1pm
13. January
Piotr Sulkowski

Matrix models for beta-ensembles from Nekrasov partition functions
20. January
Arthur Lipstein
One Loop Corrections in AdS4 x CP3
27. January
No Talk

3. February
Brian Willett
Exact Results for Wilson Loops in Superconformal Chern-Simons Matter Theories
10. February
Sergei Gukov
Chern-Simons Theory via Omega Deformation
17. February
Tudor Dimofte
2d Sigma-Models, 2d Gauge Theory, and AGT
Ref: 1002.0888
24. February
Daniel Sternheimer
(U. Bourgogne & Keio University)
Space-time and particle symmetries, revisited with a deformation+quantization AdS twist
3. March
Christoph Keller
Extremal CFTs and genus 2 amplitudes
10. March
Lotte Hollands
Surface Operators and Topological Strings