For more information, please contact:

Aidan Chatwin-Davies (Caltech)

DATE: Tuesday, May 17, 2016

California Institute of Technology

East Bridge Building
Room 114


To register, please send an e-mail here with your name and affiliation. If you are interested in giving a 10-minute talk, please include a talk title. This is an informal meeting, so blackboard talks are ok/encouraged!


(Subject to change.)

Speaker Talk Title
< 9:00 Come get your caffeine  
9:00 - 9:10 Opening Remarks  
9:10 - 10:40 10-minute talks  
10:40 - 11:00 Break  
11:00 - 11:50 Emily Nardoni (UCSD) Deformations of WA,D,E SCFTs
11:50 - 12:40 James (J.J.) Stankowicz (UCLA) Computing Maximally Supersymmetric Scattering Amplitudes
12:40 - 2:00 Lunch For those interested, we'll walk over to Chandler cafeteria together to get lunch.
2:00 - 2:30 Eliot Hijano (UCLA) Witten diagrams and the geometry of conformal blocks
2:30 - 3:00 Gabriel Wong (UVirginia/KITP) Entanglement in String Theory and 2D Yang Mills
3:00 - 3:50 Ingmar Saberi (Caltech) Everything You Always Wanted to Know About BPS States (but were afraid to ask)
3:50 - 4:10 Break  
4:10 - 5:00 Ben Michel (UCSB) Life at the Entangling Surface

We'll go out to dinner after the last talk if there is interest.


Parking Permit Instructions:

If you are coming by car, let us know in advance so that we can arrange a parking permit for you. If you would like us to mail you a parking permit in advance, please include your mailing address in your registration e-mail. Otherwise, permits will be made available before the program begins on the 17th.


Previous SoCal Grad Strings and Fields Conferences:

Spring 2015