Joint Tufts / CfA / MIT
Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

Fall 2006


Seminars

Date Speaker Title Options
September 19
At CfA (Pratt Conference Room, G04), 3:30 pm
Note unusual time and place.
Marc Kamionkowski
Caltech
Some Physics of Dark Matter
September 26
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Ali Nayeri
Harvard
Structure Formation in the String Gas Cosmology Scenario
October 3
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Saswat Sarangi
Columbia University
Eternal Inflation in Realizations of Brane Inflation
October 10
At CfA (Phillips Auditorium), 2:00 pm
 
 
October 17
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Justin Khoury
Perimeter Institute
Fading Gravity and Self-Inflation
October 24
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Tanmay Vachaspati
Case Western Reserve
On Incipient Black Holes and Information Loss
October 31
At CfA (Phillips Auditorium), 2:00 pm
Paul Steinhardt
Princeton University
Modest Proposals for Solving the Cosmological Constant Problem
November 7
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Thorsten Battefeld
Brown University
Non-Gaussianities in Multi-field Inflation
November 14
At CfA (Phillips Auditorium), 2:00 pm
 
 
November 21
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Xingang Chen
Cornell University
Reheating in Brane Inflation, Hidden Dark Matter and High Energy Cosmic Rays
November 28
At MIT, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Edmund Bertschinger
MIT
Dark Energy or Modified Gravity?
December 5
At CfA (Phillips Auditorium), 2:00 pm
Georgi Dvali
NYU
To be announced
December 12
At Tufts, 2:30 pm
Refreshments at 2:00 pm
Michael Graesser
Rutgers University
The Scale of Gravity and the Cosmological Constant Within a Landscape


Where and when

Unless otherwise noted, all seminars at Tufts or MIT are on Tuesdays at 2:30 pm, and seminars at the CfA are on Tuesdays at 2:00 pm. The seminars at the CfA are also part of the Institute for Theory and Computation (ITC) Seminar series.

Unless otherwise indicated, the seminars are held at:

TUFTS: Robinson Hall, Room 250
(refreshments are served at 2:00 in the Knipp library, Robinson Hall, 2nd floor)

MIT: Center for Theoretical Physics Seminar Room, Fourth Floor, Building NE25,
5 Cambridge Center (Kendall Square, above Legal Seafood Restaurant)
(refreshments are served at 2:00 in the same room)

CfA: Phillips Auditorium, Building D, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge.


Last modified: Wednesday, January 3, 2007 11:22 pm