High Energy Theory Informal Meeting Fall 2016

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 Slava Lysov. The location of this meeting is 469 Lauritsen.

Wednesdays, 1:30 pm
Oct 5
Ying-Hsuan Lin
(Caltech)
Towards carving out 5d SCFT
Oct 12
Jaewon Song
(UCSD)
N=1 "Lagrangians" for "non-Lagrangian" N=2 SCFT's
Oct 19
Mykola Dedushenko
(Caltech)
A one dimensional theory for Higgs branch operators of 3d N=4 theories from localization
Oct 26
Lars Brink
(Chalmers University)
Exceptional vs superPoincare algebra as the defining symmetry of maximal Supergravity
Nov 2
Arnab Rudra
(UC Davis)
Type I/Heterotic Duality and M-theory Amplitudes
Nov 9
Ke Ye
(Caltech)
Argyres-Douglas theory and the Verlinde formula on wild Hitchin moduli space
Nov 16 (11:00 am)
Laurent Baulieu
(LPTHE, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Sorbonne Universites)
Early Universes with Effective Discrete Time
Nov 16 (1:00 pm)
Piotr Sulkowski
(University of Warsaw)
Knots and quivers
Nov 23

No Seminar. Thanksgiving week
Nov 30
Eric Perlmutter
(Princeton)
A New Approach to AdS Amplitudes
Dec 7
Dalimil Mazac
(Perimeter)
Analytic Bounds from Confromal Bootstrap