Theoretical physics seminars 2007

Date   Speaker Title (click title to see slides)
January 4 No seminar Happy New Year!
January 11 No seminar Happy New Year!
January 18 Rakhi Mahbubani

Probing New Physics in Final States with Top Pairs and Missing Energy
January 25 Patrick Fox

Reheating Metastable O’Raifeartaigh Models
February 1 Ruth Britto

University of Amsterdam
Constructing One-Loop Amplitudes
February 8 Ian Low

UC Irvine
Probing New Physics with the Higgs Boson at the LHC
February 15
Ryuichiro Kitano

A New Model of the Higgs Boson
February 22 Richard Hill

Topological Interactions of Higgs Bosons
March 1 Xavier Garcia i Tormo

What Can We Learn from
Semi-inclusive Radiative Decays of Heavy Quarkonium?
March 8 Harald Fritzsch

LMU Munich
Fundamental Constants in Physics
and their Time Dependence
March 15 Nima Arkani-Hamed

Harvard University
Quantum Black Holes and the Standard Model’s Landscape
March 22 Kathryn Zurek

University of Wisconsin
Constraining Neutrino Properties
with the Cosmic Microwave Background
March 29 No Seminar
Fermilab PAC Meeting
April 5 No Seminar
Theory-LPC meeting postponed until May 31
April 12 No Seminar
The LHC Early
Phase for the ILC Meeting
April 19 Bob Holdom

University of Toronto
A Simple-minded Guess for the LHC:
a Fourth Family
April 26 Arne Weber

MPI Munich
Dusting for SUSY’s Fingerprints
in Precision Data
May 3 Maxim Pospelov

University of Victoria / Perimeter Institute
Particle Physics Catalysis of Big Bang Nucleosynthesis
May 10
Biswarup Mukhopadhyaya

Harish-Chandra Institute
Dogs That Do Not Bark:
Right-handed Neutrinos in a Supersymmetric World
May 17 Rikard Enberg

University of Arizona
LHC and Dark Matter Signatures of Improved Naturalness
May 24
David R. Tucker-Smith

Williams College
Mixed-sneutrino Dark Matter at the LHC
3:00 p.m.
May 31
Joint Theory-CMS Seminar
Kevin Burkett

Peter Skands

Jointly hosted by the Theoretical Physics Department
and the LHC Physics Center

for Early LHC Physics: CMS

for Early LHC Physics: Theory


June 7 No Seminar Fermilab Users’ Meeting
June 14
Neil Christensen

Michigan State University
Unitarity and Bounds on the
Scale of Fermion Mass Generation
June 21 Olga Mena

Universitá di Roma I
Landscape and Strings in Vacqua
June 28 Elvira Gamiz

University of Illinois
B0B0 Mixing Parameters in Lattice QCD
with Nf = 2+1 Sea Quarks
July 5 No Seminar
Happy Independence Day
July 12 Scott Willenbrock

University of Illinois
Choosing the Factorization Scale in Perturbative QCD
11:00 AM Tuesday,
July 17
Patrick Huber

University of Wisconsin
Future Long-baseline Neutrino Experiments
July 19 Jian-Wei Qiu

Iowa State University
QCD Factorization for Heavy Quarkonium Production at Collider Energies
July 26 Pham Q. Hung

University of Virginia
Electroweak-scale Right-handed Neutrinos
August 2 Hiroshi Nunokawa

Pontificía Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro
Probing Non-standard Neutrino Properties by Future Long-baseline Oscillation Experiments
August 9 Jure Zupan

Institut Jožef Stefan
Probing Minimal Flavor Violation at the LHC
August 16 Manuel Masip

Universidad de Granada
New Physics at the LHC
August 23 Mithat Ünsal

Confinement and Duality in QCD
August 30 Stephen Martin

Northern Illinois University
Implications of Compressed Supersymmetry with Natural Dark Matter from Annihilation to Top Quarks
September 6 Marcus Weber

SUNY Buffalo
Precise Predictions for H → WW/ZZ → 4 Fermion Decays with PROPHECY4f
September 12
Ulrich Nierste

Universität Karlsruhe
Mixing and Supersymmetry
September 13 Giovanni Villadoro

Harvard University
A Measure of de Sitter Entropy and Eternal Inflation
September 20 Reinhold Rückl

Universität Würzburg
SUSY Lepton Flavor Violation: Radiative Decays and Collider Searches
September 27 Michel Herquet

Université Catholique de Louvain
Twisted Higgs Phenomenology at Hadron Colliders
October 4 Wai-Yee Keung

Collider Phenomenology of Unparticles
October 11 Matthew Schwartz

Johns Hopkins University
The Extraordinary Predictive Power of Holographic QCD
October 18 Darren Forde

On-shell Methods for One-loop Amplitude Calculations
October 25 No Seminar Joint Meeting of the
American Linear Collider Physics Group &
ILC Global Design Effort
November 1 No Seminar Public sessions of the Fermilab Physics Advisory Committee
November 8 Frank Tackmann

GenEvA: A New Framework For Event Generation
November 15 Alexey Petrov

Wayne State University
Charm Mixing in the Standard Model and Beyond
November 22 No seminar
Thanksgiving Day
November 29 Brian Batell

University of Minnesota
Warped Extra Dimensions and Partial Compositeness
11:00 am
December 6
Mariano Quirós

IFAE Barcelona
Hidden Sector Effects on Electroweak Symmetry Breaking
December 13 Jay Wacker

Using Atom Interferometry to Search for Short-ranged Forces
December 20 No seminar
Happy Holidays
December 27 No seminar
Happy Holidays