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Particle Theory Seminars

Seminars are normally held Wednesdays at 1:30 pm in Newman Lab 311.

For more information, please contact Giacomo Cacciapaglia (

Fall 2005

September, 7  

Ian R. Vernon (Durham University, UK),
Graviton emission into asymmetric Brane World Spacetimes  

September, 14  

Girma Hailu (Cornell),

Superpotentials and Calabi-Yau Geometries  

September, 21  

John Terning (UC Davis),

The Accelerated Acceleration of the Universe

September, 28  

No seminar.

October, 5  

Xingang Chen (Columbia),
Probing string theory in multi-throat DBI inflation

October, 12  

Gero von Gersdorff (Johns Hopkins),
Supersymmetry and Electroweak Breaking on the Interval

October, 19  

Christopher Aubin (Columbia),
Current Physics Results from Staggered Chiral Perturbation Theory

October, 21  

Friday: 12:30pm!

Rakhi Mahbubani (Harvard),

The Minimal Model for Dark Matter and Unification

October, 26  

Liantao Wang (Harvard),

Decoding SUSY at LHC

October, 28  

Friday: 12:30pm!

Igor Klebanov (Princeton U.),

Strongly Coupled Gauge Theories, Strings and Cosmology

November, 2  

No seminar!

November, 9  

Mohammad Edalati Ahmadsaraei (U. of Cincinnati)
Generalized Konishi anomaly, Seiberg duality and singular effective superpotentials

November, 11  

Friday: 12:30pm!

Eduardo Ponton (Columbia),
The 6D Standard model on the Chiral Square

November, 18  

Friday: 12:30pm!

Gouranga Nayak (SUNY Stony Brook),
Fragmentation, Factorization and Infrared Poles in Heavy Quarkonium Production

November, 23  

No seminar: Thanksgiving

November, 30  

Amjad Ashoorioon (U. of Waterloo),
Cutoff-Generated Cosmological Seed Magnetic Fields