Fall 2020 seminars

Unless noted otherwise, all seminars are on Tuesdays over Zoom at 3:30pm.

Clicking on “more info” leads to the physics department calendar entry and includes an abstract when one has been provided.

Date Speaker
Sep 15 Yuan Xin (Yale) “Solving QFT dynamics with CFT data”
Oct 20 TBA
Oct 27

Grant Remmen (KITP, UC Santa Barbara) “Signs, Spin, SMEFT: Using Amplitudes to Constrain New Physics”

Nov 3

Murat Kologlu (Oxford) “Holographic correlators at finite temperature”

Nov 10

Mark Mezei (SUNY Stony Brook) “Fine probes of quantum chaos”

Nov 17 Cliff Burgess (McMaster and Perimeter I.) ”From Wilson to Lindblad”
Thanksgiving no seminar
Dec 1 Simon Caron-Huot (McGill) “Gravity: The force from the UV”
Dec 8 Tom Hartman (Cornell) “Wormholes and the black hole information paradox”
Dec 15 Lorenzo Di Pietro (Perimeter Institute) “Fixed points in non-abelian gauge theories from Perturbation theory”