Wednesdays, 2pm

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

Organizers: A. Adams and John McGreevy

September 10th

``AdS/CFT for tabletop physics "

**Sean Hartnoll**, Harvard

September 17th

``Monodromy and the CMB "

**Eva Silverstein**, Stanford

September 24th

``Non-Geometric Background and Generalized Geometry

in String Theory and M-Theory "

**Christopher Hull**, Imperial College

October 1st

``Loop amplitudes in maximal supergravity and string theory "

** Pierre Vanhove**, CEA/Saclay

October 8th

``Dark Matter, Gauge Mediation and CFT's"

** Daniel Green**, Stanford

October 15th

``Conformal invariance and the weak scale: can the standard model survive all the way to M_Planck? "

**Hermann Nicolai **, Albert Einstein Institute

October 22nd

``Quantum Gravity at a Lifshitz Point "

**Petr Horava **, UC, Berkeley

October 29th

``BPS Wall-Crossing and Dimensional Reduction "

**Andy Neitzke **, Harvard

November 5th Cancelled

** Shamit Kachru **, Stanford

November 7th Special String Seminar

``Chern Simons matter theories, M2 branes and supergravity "

**Juan Maldacena**, IAS

November 12th

``Holographic responses of fermion matter "

** Andrei Parnachev **, Rutgers

November 19th

no seminar

December 3rd

``A countersexample to the a-theorem "

** Yuji Tachikawa,** IAS

December 10th

``Tachyon actions in string theory: a no-go theorem "

** Matthew Headrick **, Brandeis

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