STRING THEORY AND THEORETICAL COSMOLOGY SEMINAR

Fall 2010 Schedule

This semester the seminar will mostly meet on Tuesdays at 4:00 PM in 5280 Chamberlin 
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Date
Speaker
Title
10/12 Thomas Van Riet
Uppsala University
Simple string theory vacua from smeared and localized sources
10/19 David Kagan
Columbia University
Conifunneling - Stringy Tunneling in the Landscape
11/2 Sven Krippendorf
Cambridge University
Phenomenology of D-branes at Toric Singularities
11/9 Raffaele Savelli
SISSA
Freed-Witten anomaly and 7-branes
11/16 Pablo Soler
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
D-brane instanton effects from D-brane particle loops
12/3 Diego Trancanelli
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Black holes from matrices
Room 5310 Friday 12:00. Note unusual room, date, and time


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