Monday Research Seminar

Monday 2 pm

Center for Theoretical Physics, Building 6, Third Floor Seminar Room, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Schedule of Talks

September 11, 2000
Field Theory Models of Tachyon Condensation
Barton Zwiebach
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

September 18, 2000
Field-dependent Symmetries in Fluid Mechanics
Peter Horvathy
University of Tours, France

October 2, 2000
On pure lattice Chern-Simons gauge theories
Federico Berruto
University of Perugia, Italy

October 16, 2000

The Deconfinement Phase Transition and Thermal String Theory
Shyamoli Chaudhuri
Pennsylvania State University

November 6, 2000
Mirror Symmetry
Kentaro Hori
Harvard University

November 13, 2000
The Low Energy Dynamics on Non-BPS Branes
Neil Lambert
Kings College-UK

November 20, 2000
Polarisation and the modular group in 2+1 dimensional gravity
Jeanette Nelson
Universita di Torino

November 27, 2000
Nonperturbative Corrections to N=2 Hypermultiplets
Michael Gutperle
Harvard University

December 4, 2000
Worldsheet Approaches to D-branes: Boundary Conformal Field Theories and Gauged Linear Sigma Models
Tapobrata Sarhar
TATA, India


December 11, 2000
Multiple Riemann Waves Described by Partial Differential Equations
Michel Grundland
CRM University of Montreal