Nuclear and Particle Theory Seminar Fall 2014

Mondays, 2:00pm

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

Organizers: Tracy Slatyer, Jesse Thaler, Zohreh Davoudi, Gilly Elor, Wilke van der Schee

Fall 2014

September 8

``Lattice QCD and the strongly coupled quark-gluon plasma"

Peter Petreczky, Brookhaven National Laboratory


September 15

``Integrable Quantum Gravity and the Heirarchy Problem"

Sergei Dubovsky, NYU


September 22

``Boosted Boson Tagging with Wavelets"

William Shepherd, University of California, Santa Cruz


September 29

``Boosting dark matter indirect detection with black holes"

Jessie Shelton, University of Illinois, Urbana


October 6

Asymmetric Hawking Radiation : Baryogenesis from Hawking Radiation

Anson Hook, IAS


October 13 no seminar Columbus Day


October 20

``Resurgence, Trans-series and Non-Perturbative Physics"

Gerald Dunne, University of Connecticut


October 27

``Chiral Kinetic Theory"

Misha Stephanov, University of Illinois, Chicago


November 3

“A Run 1 Parable: Dibosons, New Physics and Precision QCD”

Patrick Meade, SUNY, Stony Brook


November 10 & 11 no seminar Veterans Holiday


November 17

"The SIMP(lest) miracle"

Yonit Hochberg, UC, Berkelely

November 24

``Emergent fermionic symmetries in large N gauge theories"

Aleksey Cherman, University of Minnesota


December 1

"Revealing dark showers at the LHC"

Tim Lou, Princeton


December 8

"Chiral superfluidity for Strong Interactions"

Tigran Kalaydzhyan, SUNY, Stony Brook