Seminars

Seminar Coordinators: Thomas Dumitrescu, Chia-Hsien Shen 

TEP Seminars

Seminars are held in the UCLA Physics & Astronomy Building (PAB) Room 4-330, Tuesdays 4-5pm unless otherwise noted​

Tuesday, January 7th: Aleksey Cherman (University of Minnesota)
"Confinement in 2d adjoint QCD"
 
Tuesday, January 14th: Andres Luna Godoy (UCLA)
"Spinning binary Hamiltonian from scattering amplitudes."
 
Tuesday, January 28th: Natalie Paquette (Caltech)
"Koszul duality in field theory & holography"
 
Tuesday, February 4th: Eric Perlmutter (Caltech)
"Loop Amplitudes and Extra Dimensions in AdS/CFT"
 
Tuesday, February 11th: Julio Parra-Martinez (UCLA)
"Universality in the classical limit of gravitational scattering"
 
Tuesday, February 18th:
Group Discussion
 
Tuesday, February 25th: Joe Minahan (Uppsala)
"Maximal supersymmetric Yang-Mills and their holographic duals"
 
Tuesday, March 3rd:
"TBA"
 
Tuesday, March 10th:
"TBA"
 
Tuesday, March 17th: Bhaumik Lecture by Daniel Freedman (MIT)
*Postponed

Internal TEP Seminars 

During the 2020 Winter Quarter, lunch seminars will be held on Fridays at 12PM in the Schwinger Lounge.

 
Friday, January 10th: Cyril Closset (Oxford)
"On 5d SCFTs and their BPS quivers."
 
Friday, January 17th: 2nd Strings Journal Club
A review of black hole thermodynamics by Amey
 
Friday, January 24th: 2nd Strings Journal Club
Topic: The Unruh effect and Hawking radiation
Speakers: Stathis Megas and Nick Geiser
 
Friday, January 31st: Eric Sawyer (UCLA)
Anomalous Dimensions from On-Shell Methods”
 
Friday, February 7th: Discussion
Discussion 
 
Friday, February 14th: 
Discussion 
 
Friday, February 21st: 
*No Internal TEP Seminar due to SoCal Strings Seminar
 
Friday, February 28th: 
Discussion
 
Friday, March 6th
TBA” 
 
Friday, March 13th
*No Internal TEP Seminar 
 

 

​For previous TEP Seminars, please consult Archived Seminars

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