Joint Tufts / CfA / MIT
Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

Fall 2001


Seminars

Date Speaker Title Options
September 25
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Tanmay Vachaspati
Case Western Reserve University
Primordial Magnetic Fields and CP Violation in the Sky
October 2
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Alan Guth
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Inflation is Not Past-Eternal
October 9
At CfA, 12:30 pm
Dave Rusin
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Astrophysical and Cosmological Studies with Strong Gravitational Lensing
October 16
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Jonathan Feng
MIT and University of California at Irvine
Probing Extra Dimensions with Trans-Planckian Cosmic Rays
October 23
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Xavier Siemens
Tufts University
Gravitational Radiation and the Fate of Small Scale Structure on Cosmic Strings
October 30
At CfA, 12:30 pm
Rachel Bean
Imperial College
Recent Observational Constraints on Quintessence
November 6
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Cedric Deffayet
New York University
Aspects of Cosmology of Brane-Induced Gravity Models
November 13
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Frank Wilczek
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
About Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays
November 20
At CfA, 12:30 pm
Yanquin Wu
CITA
Tidal Evolution of Close-In Extra-Solar Planets
November 27
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Gary Gibbons
Cambridge University
Can One Have de-Sitter Spacetime and Accelerating Universes in M-Theory?
December 4
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Mark Trodden
Syracuse University
Some Negativity About Negative Tension
December 11
At CfA, 12:30 pm
Avi Loeb
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
The First Sources of Light and the Reionization of the Universe
December 11
At Tufts, 3:00 pm
SPECIAL SEMINAR:
Anthony Aguirre

Institute for Advanced Study
Two studies concerning the multiverse: Part 1 -- Cosmological Anthropic Arguments and Counter-Arguments. Part 2 -- Steady-state Eternal Inflation


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