Theoretical physics seminars 2014

Date   Speaker Host Title (click title to see slides)
January 2 No seminar   Happy New Year!
January 9 No seminar    
January 16 Ryuichiro Kitano

KEK, Tsukuba and Sokendai, Tsukuba

Paddy Emergent Higgs
January 23
Joseph Bramante

Notre Dame

Felix Exploring Dark Interactions by Destroying Neutron Stars with Dark Black Holes
January 31
Friday, 3NE
Nima Arkani-Hamed


Paddy The Amplituhedron
February 6 Ran Zhou


(local) Lattice QCD calculation of the B to Kll decay form factors
February 13 David Sanford


Felix Simplified Models of Mixed Dark Matter
February 20 Emanuele Re

U. of Oxford

Raoul Towards event generation at NNLO
February 27 Elisabetta Furlan


(local) Higgs rates and new quarks
March 6 Fabrizio Caola

Johns Hopkins U.

Raoul Precision predictions for single-top production at the LHC
March 13 Matthew McCullough


Paddy Search for BSM Higgs Signals at NLO
March 20 André Walker-Loud

William and Mary

Daniel M_n – M_p
March 27 Clifford Cheung


Prateek Naturalness and the Weak Gravity Conjecture
April 3 Yanou Cui

U. of Maryland

Raoul Baryogenesis from WIMPs
April 10 Tim Tait

UC Irvine

Roni Self-Interacting Dark Matter from a Non-Abelian Hidden Sector
April 15
Tuesday, 1:30 pm, Curia II
David McKeen

U. of Washington

Felix Particle Physics Implications of 30 GeV Dark Matter Annihilating to b Quarks
April 24 James Unwin

Notre Dame

Raoul High Scale Supersymmetry and F-theory GUTs
May 1 No seminar   New Perspectives on Dark Matter workshop
May 8 Alejandro de la Puente


Felix Probing Radiative Neutrino Mass Generation through Monotop Production
May 9
Friday, 1:30 pm, 3NE
Eleni Vryonidou

Universite Catholique de Louvain

John Higgs pair production at the LHC
May 12
Monday, 3:30 pm, 3NE
Alex Wijangco

UC Irvine

Felix Hidden On-Shell Mediators for the Galactic Center Excess
May 15 Daniel Hernandez

Northwestern U.

Paddy Recent ideas on the Flavor Puzzle
May 22 No seminar
May 29 Katrin Gemmler


(local) Flavoured Dark Matter beyond the Minimal Flavour Violation Hypothesis
June 5 No seminar
June 12 Falko Dulat

ETH Zurich

Elisabetta Higgs boson production at N3LO
June 19 Liam Keegan


Claudia Large N twisted volume reduction of QCD on the lattice
June 25 Satoshi Iso


Bogdan Implication of 126 GeV Higgs boson for Planck scale physics
June 26 Franz Herzog


Elisabetta Reducing Higgs Theory Uncertainties by Threshold Expansion
July 2
Wednesday, 2:30 pm, 3NE
Marina Billoni


John EW corrections to W-pair production at the LHC
July 10 No seminar    
July 17
David J.E. Marsh

Perimeter Institute

Prateek Cosmological Constraints on Ultra-light Axions: Planck, the high-z universe, and BICEP2
July 24 Matthew Reece


Felix In Wino Veritas
July 31 Chris Verhaaren

U. of Maryland

Prateek Dynamics of a Stabilized Radion and Duality
August 7 No seminar
August 14 Hojin Yoo

Fermilab/U. of Wisconsin, Madison

(local) Nanoshots from the Crab pulsar and Schwinger Sparks
August 21 No seminar Nature Guiding Theory workshop
August 26
Tuesday, 2:30 pm, 3NW
Jia Zhou

Fermilab/SUNY Buffalo

(local) Electroweak Radiative Corrections at High Energies
August 28 Duccio Pappadopulo

UC Berkeley/LBNL

Claudia The low f multiverse axion
September 2
Tuesday, 2:30 pm, 3NW
Adrian Carmona

ETH Zurich

Raoul Lifting Top Partners at the LHC
September 11 Fady Bishara

Fermilab/Cincinnati U.

(local) Continuous flavor symmetries and the stability of asymmetric dark matter
September 18 Ryosuke Sato


Raoul PeV neutrinos from right-handed neutrino dark matter
September 25 Eder
Perimeter Institute
Paddy A New Observable for Identifying Dijet Resonances
October 2 Daniel Stolarski


Raoul Emerging Jets
October 9 Yue Zhang


Raoul From the Higgs boson to the origin of matter in the universe
October 16 Seyda Ipek

U. of Washington

Claudia CP Violation in Pseudo-Dirac Fermion Oscillations
October 21
Tuesday, 3:30 pm, 3NE
Junko Shigemitsu

Ohio State University

Daniel Precision Flavor Physics and Lattice QCD
October 23 Joshua Berger


Prateek Detecting Boosted Dark Matter with Large Volume Neutrino Detectors
October 30 Seminar canceled &nbsp
November 6
1:30 pm, 3NE
James Barnard


Raoul Composite Higgs models with “the works”
November 13 Matthew Baumgart

Carnegie Mellon U.

Paddy On the Annihilation of WIMPs
November 20 Travis Martin


Raoul Electroweakino Constraints from LHC8
November 27 No seminar   Happy Thanksgiving!
December 4 Bridget Bertoni

U. of Washington

Raoul Dark Matter – Neutrino Interactions: Implications of Solving Small Scale Structure Problems
December 11
Bryan Ostdiek

Notre Dame

Raoul New search strategies for well tempered neutralino dark matter at the LHC and beyond
December 18
Ye Li


Elisabetta Merging NNLO with Parton Shower
December 25 No seminar   Happy Holidays!