Caltech High Energy Physics Monday Seminars 2019 - 2020

                                          All seminars are held at 4:00 p.m in 469 Lauritsen unless otherwise noted.

October 7, 2019     Michele Papucci, LBNL & Caltech, Searching for Long Lived Particles at the LHC with Codex-b
October 14, 2019   Soubhik Kumar, University of Maryland, Primordial Non-Gaussianity as a probe of (ultra high-energy) gauge 
                                                                                         theories -
see abstract here

October 21, 2019    Volodymyr Takhistov, UCLA, Connecting early Universe with Observations:
                                                                                          from Primordial Black Holes to Sterile Neutrinos
- see abstract here

October 28, 2019    Raphael Flauger, UC San Diego, On the robustness of inflation to inhomogeneities

November 4, 2019   Matthew Baumgart, Arizona State University, Breakdown of the naive parton model in Super-Weak-Scale Collisions, see abstract here

November 12, 2019  David Kaplan, University of Washington, Topological insulators and the Fractional Quantum Hall Effect in relativistic quantum field theory
Note special date
                                                                            See abstract here

November 18, 2019  Clara Murgui, IFIC, Universitat de Valencia & Case Western Reserve University, The QCD axion and Unification, see abstract here

November 25, 2019   Ken Van Tilburg, KITP, UCSB, The Large-Misalignment Mechanism for Compact Axion Structures, see abstract here

December 2, 2019   No seminar

Special Seminar       

December 3, 2019   Gopolang Mohlabeng, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Inelastic dark matter revives the dark photon explanation of the muon g-2 anomaly, see abstract here

December 9, 2019    Dan Carney, University of Maryland and FNAL,  An optomechanical architecture for dark matter detection, see abstract here

Special Seminar
December 10, 2019
, Y
i Wang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Inflation as a Cosmological Collider, see abstract here

December 16, 2019, Lisa Randall,  Harvard, The Boundaries of KKLT

Winter Recess

January 6, 2020    Marilena Loverde, SUNY Stony Brook, Separate Universe Techniques for Nonlinear Gravitational Evolution, see abstract here

January 13, 2020  Martin Savage, University of Washington, Thinking about Simulations of Quantum Field Theories using Digital Quantum Computers
January 20, 2020  Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday

January 27, 2020  Rachel Rosen, Columbia University, TBD

February 3, 2020  S. James Gates, Brown University, SUSY Rilles: A Speculation on Superstring Signatures in the Cosmic Microwave Background, see abstract here

February 10, 2020 Dmitry Pushin, University of Waterloo, TBD

February 17, 2020  President's Day holiday

February 24, 2020  Zhong-Zhi Xianyu, Harvard, TBD

March 2, 2020      Seyda Ipek, UC Irvine, TBD

March 9, 2020      Benjamin Nachman, TBD

Spring Recess

April 6, 2020     Philip Harris, TBD

April 13, 2020   Julian Muņoz, Harvard, TBD

April 20, 2020   Cristina Mondino, NYU, TBD

April 27, 2020  TBD

May 4, 2020     Claudius Krause, Fermilab, TBD

May 11, 2020  TBD 

May 18, 2019   TBD

May 25, 2020  Memorial Day holiday

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