Theory Seminar

Except where otherwise noted, the seminars are held on Mondays at 11:00am in Abelson 307 (directions to Abelson). The length of the talk depends on the mode of presentation: 60 minutes for a computer talk, and 80 minutes for a blackboard talk.


Fall 2016

Aug. 29
Gregory S. Adkins (Franklin and Marshall College)
Effective field theory based calculation of positronium energy levels
Host: Richard Fell

Thursday, Sept. 8  
Bogdan Stoica (Brandeis) 
Tensor networks, p-adic fields, and algebraic curves: arithmetic and the AdS_3/CFT_2 correspondence 
Host: Matthew Headrick

Sept. 12
Gaston Giribet (ULB & Brandeis)
Host: Matthew Headrick

Sept. 19  
Brian Swingle (Brandeis & Harvard)
Host: Matthew Headrick 

Sept. 26
Andrew Strominger (Harvard)
Host: Matthew Headrick

Oct. 10
Jennifer Lin (IAS)
Host: Bodgan Stoica

Tuesday, Oct. 25

Oct. 31
Netta Engelhardt (Princeton)
Host: Matthew Headrick

Nov. 7
Washington Taylor (MIT)  
Host: Matthew Headrick

Nov. 14
Cesar Agon (Brandeis)
Host: Matthew Headrick

Nov. 21

Nov. 28

Dec. 5

Archive of Past Theory Seminars