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High Energy Physics Seminars

All seminars are held at 4pm Pacific time in 269 Lauritsen and/or Zoom (unless indicated*).

Zoom link, inquire for password.

Must have valid Caltech ID to attend in person talk.

The organizers of this seminar are Andreas Helset, Clara Murgui and Julio Parra-Martinez.


Date Name Affiliation Title
4-Oct *12 PM* Zoom Ilaria Brivio Heidelberg The SMEFT program at the LHC
11-Oct Yikun Wang Caltech Electroweak Bubble Wall Velocity
18-Oct Mikhail Ivanov IAS, Princeton EFT on the sky: from galaxies to black holes
25-Oct Enrico Herrmann UCLA Collider physics tools for classical gravitational wave observables
1-Nov *12 PM* Zoom Djuna Croon Durham Rethinking false vacuum decay
8-Nov No seminar
15-Nov Cari Cesarotti Harvard University Searching for New Physics at Future Muon Colliders
22-Nov Zoom Peizhi Du Stony Brook New backgrounds and new ideas for sub-GeV dark matter direct detection
29-Nov Zoom Xiaochuan Lu U. Oregon Is SMEFT Enough?
6-Dec Brent William Stone UCLA A search for heavy resonances decaying to HH in final states with leptons and a bottom quark pair in pp collisions at sqrt(s)=13 TeV.
13-Dec Kathryn Sutton Caltech MicroBooNE's Search for the MiniBooNE Low Energy Excess
Winter Break
10-Jan *9:45 am* Zoom Giuseppe Bevilacqua University of Siena Dressing and Tuning -Dressing of a spin 1/2 system
17-Jan no seminar MLK Jr. Day holiday
18-Jan - POSTPONED Jiangai Liu Shanghai University TBD
24-Jan Victor Gorbenko Stanford Analyticity and Unitarity for Cosmological Correlators
31-Jan Matteo Cremonesi University of Notre Dame Turning the LHC to the Dark Side: The Standard Dark Matter Search Approach, Its Limitations, and How to Overcome Them
7-Feb Cristian Peña Fermilab Unlocking the CMS Experiment to Catch Long-lived Particles
21-Feb no seminar President's Day holiday
28-Feb Ryan Plestid University of Kentucky TBD
7-Mar Prateek Agrawal Oxford
Spring Recess
11-Apr Mario Reig Oxford
25-Apr reserved
30-May no seminar Memorial Day holiday