Mondays, 2:00pm

MIT Center for Theoretical Physics, Cosman Seminar room 6C-442

Organizers: Roman Jackiw, Iain Stewart, Jesse Thaler, Vicent Mateu

and Keith Rehermann

September 12th

*A Flow of Dark Matter Debris: Exploring New Possibilities for
*

September 19th

*Partition Functions For Two Dimensional Systems with Compact Boundaries: CFT or EFT?*

**Ira Rothstein**, Carnegie Mellon University

September 26th

*Statistical mechanics of Classical and Quantum SAT *

**Antonello Scardicchio**, ICTP

October 3rd

*FRW holography from uplifted AdS/CFT *

**Gonzalo Torroba**, SlAC/Stanford

October 10th Columbus Day holiday no seminar

October 17th no seminar

October 24th

*"R-symmetry at the TeV Scale?" *s

**Matthew McCullough**, MIT-CTP

October 31s*t
``The QCD phase diagram in T-mu-Nc space"
*

November 7th

November 8th, (Special day and time) 2:30PM

*"Flavour Symmetric Sectors and Collider Physics" *

**Michael Trott **, CERN

November 14th, Monday (Special time and place) 12noon

**Ayasil Conference Room 6-310 **

*"CP Violation in Kaon Decays from Lattice QCD" *

**Qi Liu, **Columbia

November 15th, Tuesday(Note day and time) 4:00PM

*"Collider limits on dark matter" *

**Joachim Kopp**, Fermilab

November 21st

*"A Systematic Approach to Rapidity Divergences." *

**Duff Neill**, Carnegie Mellon University

November 28th

*"Improving Collider Predictions with Effective Field Theory." *

**Nicholas Dunn**, UC, Berkeley

December 5th

*"Fishing Lessons at the LHC" *

**Eder Izaguirre**, Stanford

Completed for this semester will resume in February 2012