High Energy Theory Seminars: Winter 2009

All seminars will be held in 469 Lauritsen on Fridays at 11AM, unless otherwise noted.
The organizer for this seminar is Kirill Saraikin.
Jan 9
Jaemo Park
(POSTECH & Stanford)

Chern-Simons gauge theories and M2 brane CFTs

Jan 16
Nathan Berkovits
(San Paulo, IFT)
Simplifying and Extending the AdS_5xS^5 Pure Spinor Formalism

Jan 23
Timo Weigand
SU(5) GUTs from compact Type IIB orientifolds

Jan 30
Nikita Nekrasov
Supersymmetric gauge theory and quantum integrability

Feb 6
Volker Schomerus
Target space duality in curved backgrounds

Feb 13
Piyush Kumar
A Framework for the Baryon Asymmetry, Moduli Problem and Dark Matter within String Theory

Feb 20
Yuri Aisaka
(San Paulo, IFT)
Operator space of pure spinors and some applications

Feb 20

Albion Lawrence
Gravity duals of gauge theory on compact hyperbolic spaces

Feb 27

Andrew Strominger
The Kerr/CFT Correspondence

Mar 6
Andy Neitzke
BPS wall-crossing in Seiberg-Witten theory via dimensional reduction

Mar 13
Daniel Jafferis
Quantum corrections to Chern-Simons-matter moduli spaces

Mar 20
No Talk
Spring Recess

Sneak peek at the schedule for Spring 2009.

Archived High Energy Theory Seminar Schedules:
Fall 2008Spring 2008Winter 2008 Fall 2007, Winter 2007, Fall 2006, Spring 2006, Fall 2005, Spring 2005, Fall 2004, Spring 2004, Fall 2003, Spring 2003, Fall 2002, Spring 2002, Fall 2001, Spring 2001

Slides of past seminars are available here (access restricted).

Other Caltech seminars: Other local seminars of interest: Recent hep-th papers from nearby institutes

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