# High Energy Theory Lunchtime Seminar

# semester, 2009

Thursday, January 1st 2009

*Speaker:* No speaker this week

*Subject:* University Closed, New Years Day

Thursday, January 22nd 2009

Thursday, January 29th 2009

Thursday, February 5th 2009

*Speaker:* Frank Petriello, University of Wisconsin Madison

*Subject:* Electroweak effects in Higgs production

*Speaker:* Dr. Amihay Hanany, MIT

*Subject:* Brane Tilings and Super Conformal Field Theories

*Dr. Hanany is a high energy theory faculty candidate.
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Thursday, February 12th 2009

*Speaker:* Paolo Gondolo

*Subject:* Dark Stars, or the Effect of Dark Matter on the First Stars

Thursday, February 26th 2009

*Speaker:* Gregory Gabadadze

*Speaker:* Dr. Tesla Jeltema, University of California Observatories/Lick Observatory

*Subject:* Probing Cosmology and New Physics with Clusters of Galaxies

*Dr. Tesla Jeltema is an astro/cosmology faculty candidate,
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Thursday, March 5th 2009

*Speaker:* Mark Trodden, University of Pennsylvania

*Subject:* Constraining Interactions in Cosmology's Dark Sector

Thursday, March 12th 2009

*Speaker:* Alexander Gorskiy

*Subject:* Some applications of gauge/string duality for nonconformal gauge theories

Thursday, March 19th 2009

*Speaker:* Alessio Marrani, Stanford

*Subject:* Moduli Spaces and Space-Time: Attractors in Extremal Black Holes

Thursday, March 26th 2009

Thursday, April 2nd 2009

*Speaker:* Alexei Yung, ITEP

*Subject:* "Crossover from weak to strong coupling and non-Abelian duality in N=2 supersymmetric QCD."

Thursday, April 9th 2009

*Speaker:* Xerxes Tata, University of Hawaii

*Subject:* Supersymmetry, LHC and Dark Matter

Thursday, April 16th 2009

*Speaker:* No Speaker This Week

Thursday, April 23rd 2009

*Speaker:* Ian Lowe, Northwester/Argonne

*Subject:* Implications of the Higgs Discovery in MSSM

Thursday, April 30th 2009

*Speaker:* No Speaker This Week

Thursday, May 14th 2009

*No seminar this week. Finals week.
*

Tuesday, August 25th 2009

*Speaker:* Dawei Liu, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

*Subject:* The Daya Bay Neutrino Experiment

*Dr. Liu is a candidate for a postdoctoral position in the neutrinos group
*

Thursday, August 27th 2009

*Speaker:* Diane Reitzner, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario

*Subject:* Calibrating the Sudbury Neutrino Observatory Using Time Series Analysis

*Dr. Reitzner is a candidate for a postdoctoral position in the neutrinos group
*

Thursday, September 17th 2009

*There will be no seminar this week.
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Thursday, September 24th 2009

*Speaker:* Belen Gavela, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

*Subject:* Minimal Flavor Seesaw

Thursday, October 1st 2009

*Speaker:* Haibo Yu, University of California - Irvine

*Subject:* Hidden Charged Dark Matter

Thursday, October 8th 2009

*Speaker:* No Speaker Today

*Rescheduled to Friday, October 9, 2009
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Friday, October 9th 2009

*Speaker:* Sylvester James Gates, Jr., University of Maryland

*Subject:* Codes, Graphs, Decorated Cubical Cohomology and Spacetime SUSY Representations

Thursday, October 15th 2009

*Speaker:* Subhaditya Bhattacharya, Harish-Chandra Research Institute

*Subject:* Relating high-scale non-universality in SUGRA scenario, to the low-energy observables at the LHC

Thursday, October 22nd 2009

*Speaker:* Matthew Kleban, NYU

*Subject:* Prospects for Observing Cosmic Bubble Collisions

Thursday, October 29th 2009

*Speaker:* Tirthabir Biswas, St. Cloud State University

*Subject:* Cyclic cosmologies: playing the devil's advocate

Thursday, November 5th 2009

*Speaker:* Ilia Gogoladze, The Bartol Research Institute, University of Delaware

*Subject:* Yukawa Unification and Sparticle Spectroscopy

Thursday, November 12th 2009

*Speaker:* Andrei Frolov, Simon Fraser University

*Subject:* Primordial Non-Gaussianity from Preheating

Thursday, November 19th 2009

*Speaker:* Thomas Cohen, University of Maryland

*Subject:* Baryons and holography

Thursday, November 26th 2009

*There will be no seminar this week.
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Thursday, December 3rd 2009

*Speaker:* Alexei Bazavov, University of Arizona

*Subject:* Recent results on QCD thermodynamics on the lattice

Thursday, December 10th 2009

*Speaker:* This weeks seminar will be presented Monday, Dec. 7 at 2:00pm

*Subject:* Room 435

Thursday, December 17th 2009

*There will be no seminar this week.
*

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