October 2011 Southern California Strings Seminar

Friday, October 21, 2011

UCLA Physics & Astronomy Building
4th Floor, Room 4-330


9:30-11:00: Tadashi Takayanagi (IPMU, Tokyo): Holographic Entanglement Entropy and AdS/BCFT
11:15-12:45: Nabil Iqbal (KITP, Santa Barbara): Luttinger's theorem, superfluid vortices, and holography
12:45-2:15: Lunch
2:15-3:45: Alejandra Castro (McGill): A de Sitter Farey tail
4:00-5:30: Eric D'Hoker (UCLA): Magnetic Branes and Quantum Criticality