Nuclear and Particle Theory Seminar Spring 2013

Mondays, 2:00pm

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

Organizers: Jesse Thaler, Andrew Larkoski, Matthew McCullough, Duff Neill



February 11, 2013
``Cornering Light Stops with Dileptonic mT2"
Brock Tweedle, Boston University

February 18, 2013 Holiday no seminar


February 19, 2013- Tuesday- Note day
``Two Tales of Composite Dark Matter"
Ethan Neil, Fermilab

February 25, 2013
``Multi-Jet Resonances and New Color-Flow Variables"
David Curtin, Stony Brook

March 4, 2013
``Compact supersymmetry in (N)MSSM"
Kohsaku Tobioka, UC Berkeley

March 11, 2013
``Power Corrections and Event shapes: Roadmap to Precision Physics"
Vicent Mateu Barreda, University of Valencia, Spain

March 18, 2013
``Semi-classical unitarity in quantum gravity"
Daniel Grumiller, University of Vienna

March 25, 2013 no seminar MIT Spring Break

April 1, 2013
``Discrete R Symmetries and Anomalies"
Michael Dine, UCSC

April 8, 2013
``Atomic Quantum Simulation of Abelian and non-Abelian Gauge Theories"
Uwe-Jens Wiese, U Bern/MIT

April 15, 2013 Holiday no seminar

April 22, 2013
"Scattering Amplitudes and the Positive Grassmannian"
Jacob Bourjaily, Harvard

April 29, 2013
"Noise analyses: A new way to non-perturbative studies of fermions?"
Joaquin Drut,

May 6, 2013

``Double-Disk Dark Matter"
Matthew Reece, Harvard

May 13, 2013
``Scaling Dimensions in AdS/QCD and the Gluon Field Strength Propagator"
John Powell, Duke