High Energy Theory Informal Meeting Fall 2018

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 Mykola Dedushenko. The location of this meeting is 469 Lauritsen.

Wednesdays, 1:30 pm
Sep 26
John Schwarz
(Caltech)
Tree Amplitudes for Some Supersymmetric Theories in Six Dimensions
Oct 3
(12:00AM)
David Meltzer
(Caltech)
Applications of Higher Spin Energy Conditions in CFTs
Oct 3
(2:00PM)
Po-Shen Hsin
(Caltech)
Dualities in Chern-Simons Matter Theories
Oct 10
Saebyeok Jeong
(YITP, Stony Brook)
Opers, surface defects, and Yang-Yang functional
Oct 17
Masataka Watanabe
(IPMU)
The Large Charge Expansion and the Universal Correlation Functions in Rank-1 SCFT
Oct 24
Georgios Korpas
(Trinity College)
Donaldson-Witten theory and mock modular forms
Oct 31
Alex Belin
(University of Amsterdam)
Holographic symplectic forms and a CFT prescription to compute extremal volumes
Nov 7
Gabriel Wong
(Fudan University)
Entanglement Branes, Modular Flow, and Extended TQFT
Nov 14
Owen Gwilliam
(University of Massachusetts, Amherst)
Higher Kac-Moody algebras and symmetries of holomorphic field theories
Nov 21

Nov 28
Yuntao Bai
(Caltech)
Scattering Amplitudes and the Associahedron
Dec 5
(12:00PM)
G.Joaquin Turiaci
(UCSB)
Expanding the Wormhole in SYK
Dec 5
(2:00PM)
Zhenbin Yang
(Princeton)
Quantum Gravity Effects of Near Extremal Black Holes