Theoretical physics seminars 2004

Date   Speaker Title (click title to see slides)
January 1 No Seminar Happy New Year!
January 8 Graham Kribs


The Supersymmetric Composite “Fat Higgs” Model
January 15 Olga Mena


Puzzling out neutrino mixing through golden and silver measurements
January 20
Conjectorium (WH3NE)  
Thomas Becher


Factorization in effective field theory
January 22 Matthew Wingate

U. of Washington

Toward More Precise Lattice Simulation of B Physics
January 27
Hsin-Chia Cheng


Ghost condensation and a consistent infrared
modification of gravity.
January 29
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Tim Tait


Gauge Extensions of the Minimal Supersymmetric Standard Model
February 5 Sean Fleming

Carnegie Mellon

Lessons from Soft-Collinear Effective Theory
February 12 David Rainwater


Higgs Pair Production and the Higgs Potential
February 17
Konstantin Matchev

University of Florida/Cornell

Potpourri:DM and Physics BSM at HE Colliders
February 19 Giulia Zanderighi


Automated resummation of final state observables in QCD
Tuesday, 3:00pm,
February 24
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Eduardo Ponton


Implications of Higher Dimensional Spacetime Symmetries
February 26 No Seminar
March 4 Nigel Glover


Jet cross sections at NNLO
March 9
Paul Langacker

University of Pennsylvania

Implications of a Heavy Z’ Gauge Boson
March 11 No Seminar
March 18 Ulrich Haisch


Theory of b -> s l+ l-
March 25 Hael Collins

Carnegie Mellon

The Fate of the Alpha-Vacuum
April 1 Hitoshi Murayama

Princeton IAS

World Domination Plan by Anomaly Mediation
April 8 Csaba Balazs

Argonne National Lab

Baryogenesis and Dark Matter in the MSSM
2:00 pm,
April 15
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Fernando Marchesano

University of Wisconsin

Yukawa Couplings from Magnetized Compactifications
April 22 Alexander Mitov

University of Hawaii

Perturbative Heavy Quark Fragmentation Function at NNLO
April 27
York Schroder


Tackling the infrared Problem of Hot QCD
April 29 Georg Weiglein


Higgs and SUSY and Present and Future Colliders
May 6 No Seminar Special CDMS Wine & Cheese
May 13 No Seminar
From Zero to Z-zero Workshop
May 18
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Antonio Delgado Delgado

Johns Hopkins University

Raising the Higgs Mass in SUSY Models
May 20 No Seminar Future of QCD at the Tevatron
Friday, 1:00pm,
May 21
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Yael Shadmi


The Importance of Being Majorana: Neutrinos versus Charged Fermions in Flavor Models
May 27 Raj Gandhi

Harish-Chandra Research Institute

Atmospheric Neutrino Physics Possibilities using a Large-Mass
Iron Calorimeter
June 3 No Seminar Fermilab Users Meeting
June 10 Stefan Berge

Southern Methodist University

Transverse Momentum Resummation at Small x for the Tevatron and
June 17 Ignazio Scimemi

Universitat de Barcelona

Unveiling eps’/eps through K -> 3 pion
June 24 No Seminar XXII International Symposium on Lattice Field Theory
June 29
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Babis Anastasiou


Electroweak Boson Rapidity Distributions at Hadron Colliders
July 1 No Seminar Happy Canada day!
July 8 Weonjong Lee

Seoul National University

Calculating epsilon’/epsilon using Staggered Fermions
July 15 Gregory Mahlon

Penn State

Understanding angular correlations in associated Higgs production
July 22 Doreen Wackeroth

SUNY Buffalo

NLO QCD predictions for hadronic Higgs production with heavy quarks
July 29 Dominik Stockinger


g-2 of the Muon and SUSY
August 5 Gerhart Seidl

Oklahoma State University

Large Neutrino Mixings in SU(5) from Deconstruction
August 12 Sudhir Vempati

Universita di Padua

Lepton flavour violation in Grand Unified Theories and its consequences
August 19 No Seminar
August 26 Alejandro Daleo

FNAL / Universidad de la Plata

Fracture Functions and Higher Order QCD Corrections to
Semi-Inclusive DIS
September 2 Alexander Lenz


On the SU(3) symmetry-breaking corrections to meson distribution
September 9 Jack Laiho


Improving the lattice calculations of epsilon prime/epsilon
September 16 No Seminar TeV4LHC workshop
September 23 Kaustubh Agashe

Johns Hopkins

B-factory signals for a warped extra dimension
September 30 Peter Zerwas


Reconstructing supersymmetric theories
October 7 Yuval Grossman


Soft leptogenesis
October 14 David Kosower

SPhT Saclay

From Twistors to Computations
October 21 Edward Boos

Moscow State/Fermilab

MSSM Higgs bosons in the intense coupling regime at the LHC and LC
October 28 Alicia Broncano

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

The connection between leptogenesis and neutrino experiments
November 4
Conjectorium (WH3NE)  
Shyamoli Chaudhuri Thermal Duality and String Thermodynamics
November 11
Peter Skands


A new model for parton showers and the underlying event
November 18 Sabine Riemann

DESY Zeuthen

Z-prime signatures in precision measurements
November 25 No Seminar Thanksgiving day
December 2 Ingo Schienbein

Hamburg University

Mass effects in single inclusive hadroproduction of heavy mesons
December 9 Masataka Okamoto


Full determination of the CKM matrix with unquenched lattice QCD
December 16
Conjectorium (WH3NE)
Benjamin Grinstein

UC San Diego

Precise determination of Vub from exclusive B and D decays
December 23 No seminar Happy Holidays
December 30 No seminar Happy Holidays