BSM Seminar List
for period 3 January to 29 June 2012
Wednesday 11 January | ||
10:00-11:00 | de la Ossa, X (University of Oxford) | |
Geometry and Connectedness of Heterotic String Compactifications with Fluxes | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Larfors, M (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
A ten-dimensional action for non-geometric fluxes | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Waldram, D (Imperial College London) | |
Supergravity as generalised geometry | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Minasian, R (CEA/Saclay) | |
Stringy corrections with B-field | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Graña, M (CEA/Saclay) | |
Reductions with reduced supersymmetry using generalized geometry | Sem 1 |
Thursday 12 January | ||
10:00-11:00 | Becker, K (Texas A&M University) | |
D-brane/O-plane effective actions, disc amplitudes and T-duality | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Sati, H (University of Pittsburgh) | |
M-branes and String structures | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Hartman, T (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) | |
Higher Spin Gravity and 2d CFTs | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Diaconescu, E (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) | |
Lagrangian cycles and knots at large N | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Anderson, L (Harvard University) | |
Line bundle Standard Models | Sem 1 |
Friday 13 January | ||
10:00-11:00 | Pestun, V (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) | |
Instanton calculus in quiver gauge theories | Sem 1 | |
11:30-12:30 | Cheng, M (Harvard University) | |
String Theory and the Moonshine Programme | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Persson, D (Chalmers University of Technology) | |
Wall-crossing, dilogarithm identities and the QK/HK correspondence | Sem 1 | |
15:30-16:30 | Hollands, L (Caltech) | |
A 4d-2d correspondence for Sicilian quivers | Sem 1 | |
16:30-17:30 | Dabholkar, A (Laboratoire de Physique Théorique et Hautes Energies) | |
Localization and Exact Quantum Entropy of Black Holes | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 18 January | ||
16:00-17:00 | Vandoren, S (University of Utrecht) | |
M5 branes, 4d/2d correspondence, and 5D SYM on a torus | Sem 1 |
Thursday 19 January | ||
12:00-13:00 | Drukker, N (Kings, University of London) | |
Generalized quark-antiquark potential of N=4 SYM at weak and strong coupling | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Hoppe, J (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm) | |
Fundamental Structures of M(brane) Theory | Sem 1 |
Friday 20 January | ||
12:00-13:00 | Manschot, J (Max-Planck-Institut fur Mathematik, Bonn) | |
BPS Invariants of Rational Surfaces | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 25 January | ||
16:00-17:00 | Chowdhury, B (University of Amsterdam) | |
New instability of non-extremal black holes: spitting out supertubes | Sem 1 |
Thursday 26 January | ||
12:00-13:00 | Seo, J (McGill University) | |
Singularity structure and massless dyons of pure N = 2, d = 4 theories with SU(r+1) and Sp(2r) gauge groups | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Harvey, JA (University of Chicago) | |
Permutation groups, Mock modular forms, K3 surfaces and Moonshine (I) | Sem 1 |
Friday 27 January | ||
12:00-13:00 | Harvey, JA (University of Chicago) | |
Permutation groups, Mock modular forms, K3 surfaces and Moonshine (II) | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Harvey, JA (University of Chicago) | |
Permutation groups, Mock modular forms, K3 surfaces and Moonshine (III) | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 31 January | ||
14:00-15:00 | Yokoyama, S (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research) | |
Chern-Simons Theories with Vector Matter | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 01 February | ||
16:00-17:00 | Smith, D (University of Durham) | |
Chern-Simons and ABJM with Boundary | Sem 2 |
Thursday 02 February | ||
11:30-12:30 | Kim, S (Seoul National University) | |
Instantons and M5-branes | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Lee, S (Seoul National University) | |
Yangian invariant scattering amplitudes in ABJM theory | Sem 2 |
Tuesday 07 February | ||
12:00-13:00 | Miller, S (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) | |
Automorphic forms on SL(3) and higher rank groups | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Julia, B (Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris) | |
From magics towards a "science" of exceptions | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 08 February | ||
16:00-17:00 | Gutowski, J (King's College, London) | |
Novel geometries from supersymmetric near-horizon solutions | Sem 1 |
Thursday 09 February | ||
11:30-12:30 | Cook, P P (King's College, London) | |
One-dimensional solutions of M-theory | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 15 February | ||
16:00-17:00 | O Colgain, E (Universidad de Oviedo) | |
Fermionic T-duality | Sem 1 |
Thursday 16 February | ||
11:30-12:15 | Park, J-H (Sogang University) | |
Supersymmetric Double Field Theory: Stringy Reformulation of Supergravity | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:45 | Godazgar, H (DAMTP, University of Cambridge) | |
M-theory dualities and generalised geometry | Sem 1 | |
15:00-15:45 | Strickland-Constable, C (Imperial) | |
E_d(d)xR^+ Generalised Geometry and 11D Supergravity | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | ||
Informal discussion session on generalised geometry | DS |
Friday 17 February | ||
14:00-15:00 | Bao, L (Chalmers University of Technology) | |
Gauge theory duality from M-theory and topological vertex | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 21 February | ||
11:30-12:30 | Yamazaki, M (Princeton University) | |
Z[3d gauge theory]=Z[3-manifold] | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Pasquetti, S (Queen Mary College, London) | |
Factorization of N=2 theories partition functions on the squashed 3-sphere | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 22 February | ||
16:00-17:00 | Vanhove, P (IHES) | |
Automorphic properties of string theory amplitudes in various dimensions | Sem 1 |
Thursday 23 February | ||
11:30-12:30 | Gustafsson, A (Seoul National University) | |
Enhanced ${\cal N}=8$ Supersymmetry of three-algebra ABJM Theory | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Saemann, C (Heriot-Watt University) | |
M-branes and loop spaces | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 29 February | ||
16:00-17:00 | Copland , N (Sogang University) | |
Double sigma models and double field theory | Sem 1 |
Thursday 01 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Papageorgakis, C (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) | |
M2/M5 systems and 5d SYM | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Keeler, C (Harvard University) | |
Fluid-Gravity Duality at a Cutoff Surface | Sem 1 |
Friday 02 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Szabo, R (Heriot-Watt University) | |
Instantons and Curve Counting | Sem 1 | |
15:00-16:00 | Tomasiello, A (University of Milan - Bicocca) | |
Generalized structures of ten-dimensional supersymmetric solutions | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 06 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Matsuo, Y (University of Tokyo) | |
A Non-Abelian Self-Dual Gauge Theory in 5+1 Dimensions | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Balasubramanian, V (University of Pennsylvania) | |
Momentum space entanglement and renormalization in quantum field theory | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 07 March | ||
16:00-17:00 | Hohm, O (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
A geometry of non-geometric fluxes | Sem 1 |
Thursday 08 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Bachas, C (Laboratoire de Physique Théorique ENS) | |
AdS4/CFT3 and Quasi-localization of Gravity | Sem 1 | |
14:30-15:30 | Cederwall, M (Chalmers University of Technology) | |
Searching for U-duality supermultiplets | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 13 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Rozali, M (University of British Columbia) | |
Amplitudes for Fivebranes | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Kleinschmidt , A (Max-Planck-Institut fur Mathematik, Potsdam) | |
Infinite discrete symmetries near singularities and modular forms | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 14 March | ||
14:00-15:00 | de Wit, B (Universiteit Utrecht) | |
The 4D/5D connection, black holes and higher-derivative couplings | Sem 1 | |
18:30-19:30 | Davey, G, Berman, D | |
String Theory, Duality and Art | Sem 1 |
Thursday 15 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Passerini, F (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) | |
A review of localisation, moving to localisation in 5d theories (Journal Club) | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 20 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Jafferis, D (Harvard University) | |
Supersymmetric sphere partition functions in three dimensions | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Prakash, S (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research) | |
Chern-Simons Vector Models | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 21 March | ||
16:00-17:00 | Gutperle, M (University of California, Los Angeles) | |
Holographic description of boundary and interface CFTs | Sem 1 |
Thursday 22 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Sparks, J (University of Oxford) | |
Gravity duals of supersymmetric gauge theories on curved manifolds | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Bergshoeff, E (University of Groningen) | |
New Results on Massive Gravity | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 27 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Riccioni, F (INFN, Roma La Sapienza) | |
Branes and wrapping rules | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Basu, A (Harish-Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad) | |
Supersymmetry constraints on the R^4 multiplet in type IIB on T^2 | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 28 March | ||
16:00-17:00 | Benini, F (Stony Brook University) | |
M2-branes at toric Calabi-Yau 4-fold singularities | Sem 1 |
Thursday 29 March | ||
11:30-12:30 | Moss, I (University of Newcastle upon Tyne) | |
Uplifting the vacuum in Heterotic M theory | Sem 2 | |
14:00-15:00 | Lundholm, D (University of Copenhagen) | |
Zero-energy states in supermembrane matrix models | Sem 2 |
Friday 30 March | ||
16:00-17:00 | Chu, C-S (University of Durham) | |
Nonabelian action of M5-branes | Sem 1 |
Monday 02 April | ||
14:00-15:30 | Spradlin, M (Brown) | |
A Practical Guide to Scattering Amplitudes: Previously Impossible Calculations Made Trivial | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Sever, A (Perimeter Institute) | |
The quark anti-quark potential and the generalized cusp anomalous dimension at any coupling | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 03 April | ||
09:00-10:30 | Lipstein, A (Oxford) | |
Scattering Amplitudes in Three Dimensions | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Korchemsky, G (Saclay) | |
Taming amplitudes and correlation functions in N=4 SYM | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Mason, L (Oxford) | |
Amplitudes and Wilson loops in twistor space | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Johansson, H (Saclay) | |
Harmony of color and kinematics - from trees to loops | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 04 April | ||
09:00-10:30 | Huang, Y-T (UCLA) | |
From Orthogonal Grassmanian to Three-algebra | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Heslop, P (Durham) | |
Amplitudes and Wilson loops in N=4 SYM in special kinematics | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Volovich, A (Brown) | |
Mathematical structures of scattering amplitudes | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Drummond, J (Annecy & CERN) | |
Symbols and Bootstraps for scattering amplitudes | Sem 1 |
Thursday 05 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Takimi, T (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research) | |
Studies of the Nambu-brancket M5-brane theory | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17:00 | Witten , E (IAS Princeton) | |
Superstring perturbation theory revisited - a special Teleconference seminar | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 10 April | ||
14:00-15:00 | Henningson, M (Chalmers University of Technology) | |
(2,0) theory on (singular) circle fibrations | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17:00 | Bolognesi, S (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) | |
N^3 and Junctions in 6D (2,0) Theories | Sem 2 |
Wednesday 11 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Sambtleben, H (ENS - Lyon) | |
Superconformal models in six dimensions | Sem 2 |
Thursday 12 April | ||
14:00-15:00 | Singh, H (Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics) | |
Uplifting 5D SYM to 6D and M5-branes | Sem 2 | |
16:00-17:00 | Wolf, M (University of Surrey) | |
Contact instantons and twistor geometry | Sem 2 |
Monday 16 April | ||
11:00-12:30 | McGreevy, J (MIT) | |
Towards Physical Applications of Holographic Duality I | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Sachdev, S (Harvard) | |
Quantum Matter I | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | McGreevy, J (MIT) | |
Towards Physical Applications of Holographic Duality II | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 17 April | ||
09:00-10:30 | McGreevy, J (MIT) | |
Towards Physical Applications of Holographic Duality III | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Sachdev, S (Harvard) | |
Quantum Matter II | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Minwalla, S (TIFR) | |
Fluid Dynamics and Gravity I | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | ||
Gong Show | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 18 April | ||
09:00-10:30 | Minwalla, S (TIFR) | |
Fluid Dynamics and Gravity II | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Sachdev, S (Harvard) | |
Quantum Matter III | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Sebastian, S | |
The View from Experiment | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Sachdev, S (Harvard) | |
Quantum Matter IV | Sem 1 |
Thursday 19 April | ||
09:00-10:30 | Minwalla, S (TIFR) | |
Fluid Dynamics and Gravity III | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Moore, J (UC, Berkeley) | |
Topological phases: basic notions and field-theoretic approaches I | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Hartnoll, S (Stanford) | |
Phases of holographic matter I | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Moore, J (UC, Berkeley) | |
Topological phases: basic notions and field-theoretic approaches II | Sem 1 |
Friday 20 April | ||
09:00-10:30 | Hartnoll, S (Stanford) | |
Phases of holographic matter II | Sem 1 | |
11:00-12:30 | Moore, J (UC, Berkeley) | |
Topological phases: basic notions and field-theoretic approaches III | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:30 | Minwalla, S (TIFR) | |
Fluid Dynamics and Gravity IV | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:30 | Hartnoll, S (Stanford) | |
Phases of holographic matter III | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 24 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Larsen, F (University of Michigan) | |
A CFT dual of General Black Holes | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 25 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Hashimoto, K (RIKEN) | |
The Holographic Nucleus | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Sethi, S (University of Chicago) | |
The conformal anomaly of M5 branes | Sem 1 |
Thursday 26 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Sorokin, D (INFN, Padova Section) | |
BLG model and M5-branes | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Hull, C (Imperial College, London) | |
Double Field Theory and Duality | Sem 1 |
Monday 30 April | ||
11:30-12:30 | Lee, K (Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS)) | |
5d Superconformal Index with Enhanced E-type Global Symmetry | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Bhattacharya, J (IPMU, Japan) | |
Soliton stars as holographic confined Fermi liquids | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 01 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Hofman, D (Harvard University) | |
Solipsism in the dS static patch | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 02 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Figueroa-O'Farrill, J (University of Edinburgh) | |
Homogeneous M2 duals | Sem 1 |
Thursday 03 May | ||
13:00-14:00 | Strominger, A (Harvard University) | |
Progress in dS/CFT | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 08 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Gopakumar, R (Harish-Chandra Research Institute) | |
Triality in Minimal Model Holography | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 09 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Semenoff, G (University of British Columbia) | |
Engineering Holographic Graphene | Sem 1 | |
16:00-17:00 | Rangamani , M (University of Durham) | |
The Dirichlet problem in AdS and beyond | Sem 1 |
Thursday 10 May | ||
14:00-15:00 | Rodriguez-Gomez, D (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology) | |
5d gauge theories and AdS/CFT | Sem 1 |
Monday 14 May | ||
14:00-15:00 | Wadia, S (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research) | |
Solving Chern-Simons theory with vector matter in the large N limit | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 15 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Gauntlett, J (Imperial College London) | |
Spatially modulated phases in AdS/CFT | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 16 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Ramgoolam, S (Queen Mary, University of London) | |
Counting and construction of D-brane quantum states in AdS/CFT | Sem 1 |
Thursday 17 May | ||
14:00-15:00 | Correa, D (La Planta) | |
Cusp anomalous dimension in N=4 super Yang-Mills from integrability | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 22 May | ||
11:00-12:00 | Sezgin, E (Texas A&M University) | |
Superconformal field theories in 6D with non-abelian tensor-Yang-Mills couplings | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 23 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Tong, D (DAMTP, University of Cambridge) | |
Optical Conductivity from a Holographic Lattice | Sem 1 |
Thursday 24 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Hubeny, V (Durham University) | |
CFT probes of bulk geometry | Sem 1 | |
14:00-15:00 | Petrini, M (LPTHE Paris) | |
Generalised Geometry for non-relativistic backgrounds | Sem 1 |
Friday 25 May | ||
11:30-12:30 | Pope, C (Texas A&M University) | |
AdS and Lifshitz Black Holes in Conformal and Einstein-Weyl Gravity | Sem 1 |
Monday 28 May | ||
10:15-11:00 | Denef, F (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven) | |
String glasses and beyond | Satellite | |
11:30-12:15 | Bena, I (Institut de Physique Theorique, CEA Saclay) | |
Microstate Geometries - what do they tell us about Black Holes? | Satellite | |
12:15-13:00 | Skenderis, K (Universiteit van Amsterdam) | |
Lifshitz as a deformation of AdS | Satellite | |
14:00-14:45 | Murthy, S (Universiteit Utrecht) | |
Some progress in computing exact black hole entropy using localization | Satellite | |
14:45-15:30 | Manschot, J (Universität Bonn) | |
D-branes on elliptic Calabi-Yau manifolds | Satellite | |
16:00-16:45 | Ross, S (University of Durham) | |
Holography for asymptotically locally Lifshitz spacetimes | Satellite | |
16:45-17:30 | Guica, M (Université Pierre et Marie Curie) | |
Un-twisting the NHEK with spectral flows | Satellite |
Tuesday 29 May | ||
09:30-10:15 | Trivedi, S (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research) | |
Bianchi Attractors: A Classification of Extremal Black Brane Geometries | Satellite | |
10:15-11:00 | Castro, A (McGill University) | |
Black hole monodromy | Satellite | |
11:30-12:15 | Martelli, D (King's College London) | |
Supersymmetric field theories on curved manifolds and holography | Satellite | |
12:15-13:00 | Hartong, J (University of Copenhagen) | |
Lifshitz Holographic Renormalization from AdS | Satellite | |
14:00-14:45 | Takayanagi, T (Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics) | |
Holographic Dual of BCFT | Satellite | |
14:45-15:30 | El-Showk, S (CEA/Saclay) | |
The Resurgent Bootstrap and the 3D Ising Model | Satellite | |
15:45-16:30 | Bossard, G (Centre de Physique Théorique de l'Ecoe Polytechnique (CPHT)) | |
Octonionic black holes | Satellite | |
16:30-17:15 | Bianchi, M (Università degli Studi di Roma Tor Vergata) | |
Massive and higher spin string scattering off D-brane bound-states | Satellite |
Wednesday 30 May | ||
09:30-10:15 | Strominger, A (Harvard University) | |
Progress in dS/CFT | Satellite | |
10:15-11:00 | Dall'agata, G (Università degli Studi di Padova) | |
Flow equations for Black Holes in (gauged) supergravity | Satellite | |
11:30-12:15 | Chowdhury, B (Universiteit van Amsterdam) | |
Black holes spitting out supertubes | Satellite | |
12:15-13:00 | Cassani, D (King's College, London) | |
Systematics of supersymmetric flows along the conifold | Satellite | |
13:00-13:45 | de Boer, J (Universiteit van Amsterdam) | |
Some thoughts on black hole microstates | Satellite |
Thursday 31 May | ||
09:30-10:15 | de Wit, B (Universiteit Utrecht) | |
Deformations of special geometry; in search of the topological string | Satellite | |
10:15-11:00 | Papadopoulos, G (King's College London) | |
Brane and black hole supergravity horizons | Satellite | |
11:30-12:15 | Larsen, F (University of Michigan) | |
Conformal Symmetry for General Black Holes | Satellite | |
12:15-13:00 | Virmani, A (Max-Planck-Institut fur Gravitationphysik) | |
Subtracted Geometry From Harrison Transformations | Satellite | |
14:00-14:45 | Ortin, T (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid) | |
Constructing generic non-extremal black-hole solutions of N=2, d=4,5 supergravities | Satellite | |
14:45-15:30 | Bagchi, A (University of Edinburgh) | |
Flat Space Holography as a limit of AdS/CFT | Satellite | |
16:00-16:45 | Rodriguez, M (Harvard University) | |
Universal properties and the first law of black hole inner mechanics | Satellite | |
16:45-17:30 | Ramgoolam, S (Queen Mary, University of London) | |
Branes, permutations and oscillators | Satellite |
Friday 01 June | ||
09:30-10:15 | Emparan, R (Universitat de Barcelona) | |
Black brane fluid flows | Satellite | |
10:15-11:00 | Song, W (Harvard University) | |
Comments on dipole theories | Satellite | |
11:30-12:15 | Giddings, S (University of California, Santa Barbara) | |
Black holes, Hilbert-space networks, and quantum information transfer | Satellite | |
12:15-13:00 | Reall, H (University of Cambridge) | |
Black hole instabilities and local Penrose inequalities | Satellite |
Wednesday 06 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Berg, M (Karlstad University) | |
Quantum Orientifold Effective Actions | Sem 1 |
Thursday 07 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Tatar, R (University of Liverpool) | |
Yukawa Couplings in F-Theory Compactifications | Sem 1 |
Tuesday 12 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Hebecker, A (Universität Heidelberg) | |
Fluxbrane Inflation and Moduli Stabilisation | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 13 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Burgess, C (Perimeter Institute/Macmaster) | |
Good things from brane back-reaction | Sem 1 |
Thursday 14 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Kane, G (University of Michigan) | |
String theory, the Higgs boson, Dark Matter and the LHC | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 20 June | ||
11:30-12:30 | Conlon, J (University of Oxford) | |
On Transplanckian Excursions in de Sitter Space | Sem 1 |
Monday 25 June | ||
09:35-10:10 | Allanach, B (University of Cambridge) | |
Phenomenological Targets for String Model Builders | Sem 1 | |
10:10-10:45 | Acharya, B (Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics) | |
Generic String/M theory Predictions for Particle Physics and Dark Matter | Sem 1 | |
11:20-11.55 | Choi, K (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)) | |
Cosmological moduli problem and double thermal inflation in large volume scenario | Sem 1 | |
11:55-12:30 | Berenstein, D (University of California, Santa Barbara) | |
Open string axions and the flavor problem | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:35 | Cicoli, M (Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics) | |
Cosmology and Moduli Stabilisation for Chiral Global Models | Sem 1 | |
14:35-15:10 | Goodsell, M (CERN) | |
Looking for the LARGE volume axiverse | Sem 1 | |
15:10-15:45 | Redondo, J (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München) | |
Weakly interacting slim particles in astrophysics, cosmology and the laboratory | Sem 1 | |
16:20-16:55 | Luest, D (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München) | |
Non-commutative/non-associative geometry and effective actions of non-geometric string backgrounds | Sem 1 | |
16:55-17:30 | Blumenhagen, R (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München) | |
Strings in Non-geometric Backgrounds | Sem 1 |
Wednesday 27 June | ||
09:00-09:35 | Shiu, G (University of Wisconsin-Madison) | |
Searching for de Sitter vacua in String Theory | Sem 1 | |
09:35-10:10 | Graña, M (CEA/Saclay) | |
Anti-branes in Klebanov-Strassler: to be or not to be? | Sem 1 | |
10:10-10:45 | McAllister, L (Cornell University) | |
The Wasteland of Random Supergravities | Sem 1 | |
11:20-11:55 | Westphal, A (Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron) | |
Tensor modes on the string theory landscape | Sem 1 | |
11:55-12:30 | Antoniadis, I (CERN - European Organisation for Nuclear Research) | |
String mass hierarchies and experimental predictions | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:35 | Gray, J (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
Calabi-Yau and Non-Calabi-Yau backgrounds for heterotic phenomenology | Sem 1 | |
14:35-15:10 | Anderson, L (Harvard University) | |
Vector Bundles and Moduli Stabilization in Heterotic Theories | Sem 1 | |
15:10-15:45 | Vafa, C (Harvard University) | |
Reflections on F-theory Phenomenology | Sem 1 | |
16:15-16:30 | Kumar, P (Columbia University) | |
Mixed Wino-Axion Dark Matter in String/M Theory and the 130 GeV gamma-line "Signal" | Sem 1 | |
16:15-16:30 | Roest, D (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen) | |
The Conifold's Competing Condensates | Sem 2 | |
16:30-16:45 | Deser, A (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München) | |
Quasi- Poisson structures, Courant algebroids and Bianchi identities for non-geometric fluxes | Sem 2 | |
16:30-16:45 | Watson, S (Syracuse University) | |
How UV sensitive is inflation? | Sem 1 | |
16:45-17:00 | Lu, R (University of Michigan) | |
Collider Phenomenology of String/M Theory | Sem 1 | |
16:45-17:00 | Halverson, J (University of Pennsylvania) | |
Moduli Dependence of M5-instantons in F-theory | Sem 2 | |
17:15-17:30 | Davies, R (University of Oxford) | |
Dirac gauginos and unification in F-theory | Sem 1 | |
17:15-17:30 | Cleaver, G (Baylor University) | |
Systematic Investigations of the Heterotic String Landscape | Sem 2 | |
17:30-17:45 | Jurke, B (Northeastern University) | |
Scanning for Swiss Cheese geometries | Sem 2 | |
17:30-17:45 | Khalil, S (Zewail City of Science and Technology) | |
TeV scale SUSY B-L | Sem 1 | |
17:45-18:00 | Ruiz Cembranos, JA (Universidad Complutense de Madrid) | |
p-adic Strings at Finite Temperature | Sem 1 | |
17:45-18:00 | Heidenreich, B (Cornell University) | |
Orientifolds and new N=1 Dualities | Sem 2 |
Thursday 28 June | ||
09:00-09:35 | Cvetic, M (University of Pennsylvania) | |
Type II and F-theory Instanton Effects | Sem 1 | |
09:35-10:10 | Grimm, T (Max-Planck-Institut für Physik, München) | |
Fluxes and Warping in F-theory | Sem 1 | |
10:10-10:45 | de Alwis, S (University of Colorado) | |
Dark Matter density and the Higgs mass in LVS String Phenomenology. | Sem 1 | |
11:20-11:55 | Marchesano, F (IFT-UAM/CSIC) | |
Yukawas in F-Theory | Sem 1 | |
11:55-12:30 | Palti, E (Centre de Physique Théorique de l’Ecole Polytechnique (CPHT)) | |
Wavefunctions and local models in F-theory | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:35 | Schafer-Nameki, S (King's College London) | |
F-theory and G-flux | Sem 1 | |
14:35-15:10 | Weigand, T (Universität Heidelberg) | |
Gauge fluxes and M5-instantons in F-theory and their Type IIB duals | Sem 1 | |
15:10-15:45 | Uranga, A (IFT-UAM/CSIC) | |
Non-abelian discrete gauge symmetries in string theory | Sem 1 | |
16:15-16:30 | Groot Nibbelink, S (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München) | |
Super Weyl invariance: BPS equations from heterotic worldsheets | Sem 1 | |
16:15-16:30 | Honecker, MG (Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz) | |
Towards the Standard Model on Rigid D-Branes | Sem 2 | |
16:30-16:45 | Ruehle, F (Universität Bonn) | |
GLSM descriptions of heterotic compactification spaces | Sem 1 | |
16:30-16:45 | Witkowski, L (University of Oxford) | |
Superpotential de-sequestering as a source of flavour violation | Sem 2 | |
16:45-17:00 | Parameswaran, S (Leibniz Universität Hannover) | |
Coupling Selection Rules in Heterotic Orbifold Compactifications | Sem 1 | |
16:45-17:00 | Marsh, CMD (Cornell University) | |
The Coulomb Gas of Random Supergravities | Sem 2 | |
17:15-17:30 | Guarino, A (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen) | |
Exceptional Flux Compactifications | Sem 2 | |
17:15-17:30 | Hayashi, H (Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS)) | |
U(n) Spectral Covers from Decomposition | Sem 1 | |
17:30-17:45 | Borghese, A (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen) | |
A geometric bound for F-term inflation | Sem 2 | |
17:30-17:45 | Mayrhofer, C (Universität Heidelberg) | |
Searching for Phenomenologically Attractive Calabi-Yaus with Kähler Classes Variant under Orientifolding | Sem 1 | |
17:45-18:00 | Krippendorf, S (Universität Bonn) | |
Model building and moduli stabilisation in Calabi-Yau orientifold compactifications with branes at singularities | Sem 1 | |
17:45-18:00 | Larios Lopez, B (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)) | |
On the Beaming of Gluonic Fields at Strong Coupling | Sem 2 |
Friday 29 June | ||
09:00-09:35 | Ibanez, L (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid and IFT-UAM/CSIC) | |
The SUSY breaking scale and F-theory unification | Sem 1 | |
09:35-10:10 | Schellekens, AN (National Institute for Subatomic Physics (Nikhef)) | |
Discrete gauge symmetries in discrete orientifolds | Sem 1 | |
10:10-10:45 | Faraggi, A (University of Liverpool) | |
The Dark OPERA | Sem 1 | |
11:20-11:55 | Ovrut, B (University of Pennsylvania) | |
Phenomenological Heterotic Theory: Standard Models, the Renormalization Group and All That | Sem 1 | |
11:55-12:30 | Lukas, A (University of Oxford) | |
Heterotic Line Bundle Models in Four Dimensions | Sem 1 | |
12:30-12:35 | Louis, J (Universität Hamburg) | |
Announcement of String Pheno 2013 | Sem 1 | |
14:00-14:35 | Dall’Agata, G (Università degli Studi di Padova) | |
New facts on classical and quantum N=8 supergravity | Sem 1 | |
14:35-15:10 | Garcia-Etxebarria, I (CERN - European Organisation for Nuclear Research) | |
New N=1 dualities from contracting orientifolds | Sem 1 |
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