Nuclear and Particle Theory Seminar SPRING SEMESTER

 

Mondays, 2:00PM

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

Organizers:Iain Stewart,Phiala Shanahan, Rebecca Leane, Michael Wagman and Yong Zhao

 

Monday, February 11th

"Elliptic polylogarithms in quantum field theory"

Falko Dulat, SLAC

 

Monday February 18th Presidents' Day Holiday No seminar

 

Tuesday, February 19th, Joint seminar to be held at Harvard 256 Jefferson, 17 Oxford St. Cambridge at 2:00PM. Refreshment 4th floor Room 472.

``B-modes from the Early Universe and the Milky Way"

Raphael Flauger, UCSD

 

Monday, February 25th

"Symmetries and interactions: what can lattice QCD teach us beyond the Standard Model"

Amy Nicholson, UNC

 

Monday, March 4th

``Are high-energy showers in quark-gluon plasmas
weakly-coupled or strongly-coupled?: Progress towards a
theorists' test."

Peter Arnold, University of Virginia

 

Monday March 11th

``The Entropy of QCD scattering processes"

Duff Neill, LANLs

 

Monday March 18th

``1 -> 2 transition amplitudes from lattice QCD"

Stefan Meinel, University of Arizona

 

Monday March 25th Spring Break no seminar

 

Monday, April 1st

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Liliana Apolinario, LIP

 

Monday, April 8th

``The Role of Hadron Structure in Nuclear Physics: Finite Nuclei to Neutron Stars"

Anthony Thomas, University of Adelaide

 

Tuesday, April 9th 4:15pm Joint Seminar with Harvard held at MIT-CTP

``Dark matter and baryogenesis from B mesons"

Ann Nelson, U Washington

 

Monday, April 15th Patriots' Day no seminar

 

Monday, April 22nd

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Joseph Bramante, Queens U and Perimeter

 

Monday, April 29th

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Huey-Wen Lin, Michigan State University

 

Monday, May 6th

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Bernhard Mistlberger, MIT

 

Monday, May 13th

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Michael Engelhardt, New Mexico State University