Seminars and Events: Fall 2010

GEOMAPS Lecture
Aud. A, Tue 10/8 at 14:15
Gabriel Lopes Cardoso (Lisbon)
Nonholomorphic deformations of special geometry, the Hesse potential and the topological string 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Wed 11/8 at 11:15
Tom Brown (DESY Hamburg)
Matrix model duality for the c=1 noncritical string 
GEOMAPS Lecture
Aud. A, Thu 12/8 at 14:15
Gabriel Lopes Cardoso (Lisbon)
Nonholomorphic deformations of special geometry, the Hesse potential and the topological string 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. D, Tue 17/8 at 14:15
Henriette Elvang (Michigan/IAS)
KLT and exclusion of the 3loop candidate counterterm R^4 in N=8 supergravity 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 26/8 at 14:15
Ratindranath Akhoury (MCTP, U. Michigan)
Modification of the usual causality condition in Quantum Field Theory: A dynamical coupling constant theory

GEOMAPS Lecture
Aud. D, Wed 1/9 at 14:00
Yuri Makeenko (Moscow)
The loop equation and its contemporary applications I 
GEOMAPS Lecture
Aud. D, Thu 2/9 at 11:00
Yuri Makeenko (Moscow)
The loop equation and its contemporary applications II 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 7/9 at 14:15
Simone Speziale (Marseille)
Loop quantum gravity and twisted geometries 
Joint DISCOVERYHET Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 9/9 at 14:15
Alberto Guffanti (U. Freiburg)
Monte Carlo techniques, Neural Networks and Parton Densities: the NNPDF approach to PDF fitting 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 16/9 at 14:15
Hans Hansson (U. Stockholm)
Quantum Hall Fluids, Conformal Field Theory and NonAbelian Fractional Statistics 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 21/9 at 14:15
Yoichi Kazama (U. Tokyo, Komaba)
An Overture to Quantum Superstring in AdS_5xS^5 
Elite PhD School
Aud. A, Mon 27/9Fri 1/10
"From Particles to Strings and Vice Versa"
Lectures on AdS/CFT and integrability by J.Plefka, L. Rastelli and P.Vieira.

Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 7/10 at 14:15
Donal O'Conell (NBIA)
Some onshell methods: Spinors, Vectors and Symmetries 
Twominute meeting
Aud. A, Tue 12/10 at 14:15
Group members will present themselves and their research in two minutes. 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 28/10 at 13:15 (Note nonstandard time)
Ioannis Bakas (U. Patras)
Geometric flows and instantons at a Lifshitz point

Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 2/11 at 14:15
Koichi Murakami (Okayama Institute for Quantum Physics)
Lightcone gauge superstring field theory and dimensional regularization 
Informal Lunch Seminar
Fb6, Wed 3/11 at 12:30
Alberto Cetoli (Umeå University)
Interaction of gravitational waves with normal and superconducting matter 
Joint DISCOVERYHET Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 9/11 at 14:15
Simon Badger (NBIA/DISCOVERY)
Multileg OneLoop Amplitudes in QCD 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 11/11 at 14:15
Francesco Bigazzi (Firenze University/INFN)
Holographic QuarkGluon Plasmas 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 16/11 at 14:15
Amitabh Virmani (ULB, Brussels)
G2(2) Dualities, Black Strings, and KerrCFT 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 18/11 at 14:15
Igor Pesando (Torino)
Stringy instanton calculus and and its application to a D7/D3 system 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 23/11 at 14:15
Stephan Stieberger (MPI Munich)
Scattering of Open and Closed Strings 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Wed 24/11 at 11:15
Jerome Gaillard (Swansea)
Generating gravity duals using Gstructures 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 25/11 at 14:15
Masao Ninomiya (Okayama Inst. for Quantum Physics/RIKEN)
CMB Fluctuations and String Compactification Scales 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 30/11 at 14:15
Kazumi Okuyama (Shinshu University)
Dbranes Wrapped on Fuzzy del Pezzo Surfaces

Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Wed 1/12 at 11:15
Maria J. Rodriguez (AEI, Potsdam)
New nonspherical black holes and charged black rings 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Thu 2/12 at 11:15 (Note nonstandard time)
Oscar Varela (AEI, Potsdam)
Consistent truncations from wrapped branes, and a Lifshitz solution 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 7/12 at 14:15
Joe Minahan (Uppsala)
Loop calculations in superconformal ChernSimons 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 9/12 at 14:15
Martin Sloth (CERN)
Semiclassical relations and IR effects in de Sitter and slowroll spacetimes 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Tue 14/12 at 13:15 (Note nonstandard time)
Jelle Hartong (Bern)
Holography for NonRelativistic Systems 
Journal Club Seminar
Fb6, Wed 15/12 at 11:15
Carlo Meneghelli (AEI, Potsdam)
Baxter QOperators and Representations of Yangians 
Theoretical High Energy Seminar
Aud. A, Thu 16/12 at 14:15
Anders Tranberg (NBIA)
Cold Electroweak Baryogenesis