String Lunch Club

Monday 12:45 pm (Note new day starting 10/16/2000

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

Schedule of Talks

Monday, February 26, 2001 at 12:45PM
BPS Solitons and String Webs from N=2 Gauge Theories

Alfred Shapere
MIT/University of Kentucky

Monday, March 5, 2001 at 12:45PM
Will talk about: Bergman, Gimon, Kol ``Strings on orbifolds lines" Hep-th/0102095.

Amihay Hanany

Monday, March 12, 2001 at 12:45PM
Will talk about: ``Gravity duals of finite-temperature field theory" Hep-th/0102105. 0102172

Witold Skiba


Tuesday, March 20, 2001 at 12:45PM (note day and time)
``de Sitter Space from M-theory"

Andrew Chamblin

Monday, March 26, 2001 at 12:45PM

``Field theory interpretation of holographic RG flows"

Johnanna Erdmenger



Tuesday, April 3, 2001 at 12:45PM
``On Domain Walls of N=1 Supersymmetric Yang-Mills in four dimensions"

Zack Guralnik

Monday, April 9, 2001 at 12:45PM
``P-adic String Field Theory"

Joseph Minahan
University of Uppsala

Monday, April 23, 2001 at 12:45PM
``Closed String Tachyons, AdS/CFT, and Large N QCD"

Nikolaos Prezas

Monday, May 7, 2001 at 12:45PM
``Tachyon Condensation and the Identity String Field"

Nicolas Moeller

Monday, May 14, 2001 at 12:45PM(Cancelled due to death in family)
``Supergravity duals of gauge theories from gauged supergravity in six dimensions "

Martin Schvellinger

Monday, May 21, 2001 at 12:45PM
``D-brane probes, RR tadpole cancellation and K-theory charge"

Angel Uranga