Seminars and Events: Fall 2009

NBIA Workshop
Aud A, 12/8  14/8
"Hidden Structures in Field Theory Amplitudes 2009"
A workshop on recent developments in field theory amplitude calculations. 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Fb6, Tue 25/8 at 14:15
Konstantin Zarembo (ENS,Paris/Uppsala)
Strings on SemiSymmetric Superspaces

GEOMAPS Lecture
Aud A, Tue 1/9 at 14:15
Shigeki Sugimoto (IPMU, Tokyo)
String theory and QCD I 
GEOMAPS Lecture
Aud A, Thu 3/9 at 11:00
Shigeki Sugimoto (IPMU, Tokyo)
String theory and QCD II 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 8/9 at 14:15
Ben Svetitsky (Tel Aviv)
Lattice Gauge Theory Beyond the Standard Model 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 10/9 at 14:15
Sergey Cherkis (Dublin)
YangMills Instantons in Curved Backgrounds 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 17/9 at 13:15 (Note nonstandard time)
Tomasz Łukowski (Krakow)
5loop Test of the AdS/CFT Spectral Equations 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 24/9 at 14:15
Thomas DeGrand (U. of Colorado, Boulder)
Beyond the Standard Model with Finite Size Scaling 
Elite PhD School
Aud A, 28/9  2/10
"New Horizons in Gravity"
A oneweek school on recent topics in gravity and string theory. Lectures by Niels Obers, Harvey Reall and Simon Ross.

Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 6/10 at 14:15
Donovan Young (Humboldt U.)
Supersymmetric Wilson loops on S^2: Correlators and superprotected operators 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 8/10 at 14:15
Dmitri Diakonov (St. Petersburg)
Confinement and deconfinement in arbitrary gauge group: a global picture 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 22/10 at 14:15
Carlos Nunez (Swansea)
Aspects of Gauge/Strings Duality 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 27/10 at 14:15
Adam Rej (Imperial College)
Dynamical tests of AdS/CFT correspondence 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 29/10 at 14:15
Gerard 't Hooft (Utrecht)
The Black Hole Correspondence Principle

Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 5/11 at 14:15
Alexander Sevrin (ULB)
Supersymmetric Dbranes from a worldsheet point of view 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 10/11 at 14:15
Jan Plefka (Humboldt U.)
Yangian Symmetry and a New IR Regularization of Scattering Amplitudes in N = 4 Super YangMills 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Wed 11/11 at 11:00
Florian Loebbert (AEI Potsdam)
Symmetries of Scattering Amplitudes in N=4 SYM Theory 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 17/11 at 14:15
Vasilis Niarchos (CPHT, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris)
On the dynamics of supersymmetric ChernSimonsMatter theories 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 24/11 at 14:15
Erik Verlinde (Amsterdam)
On the origin of gravity
POSTPONED
New date to be announced 
Theoretical Particle Physics and Cosmology Seminar
Aud A, Thu 26/11 at 14:15
Arman Shafieloo (Oxford)
Reconstructing Dark Energy

Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Tue 1/12 at 14:15
Marco Panero (ETH Zurich)
Thermodynamic properties of the QCD plasma and the largeN limit 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Wed 9/12 at 11:00
Andrey Zayakin (Munich)
Holography in external fields: novel results
POSTPONED
New date to be announced 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 10/12 at 14:15
Manuela Kulaxizi (Amsterdam)
Lovelock gravity, Causality and CFT constraints 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Mon 14/12 at 11:00 (Note nonstandard date)
Stefan Zieme (AEI Potsdam)
Strong coupling results from weakly coupled N=4 SYM 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud A, Thu 17/12 at 14:15
Daniel Elander (Swansea)
A light scalar from walking solutions in gaugestring duality