Joint Tufts / CfA / MIT
Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

Spring 1998


Seminars:

January 27, 1998: Jaume Garriga, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Models of Open Inflation
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

February 3, 1998: Lawrence H. Ford, Tufts University
Cosmological and Black Hole Horizon Fluctuations
At MIT, 2:30 p.m.

February 17, 1998: David Kaiser, Harvard University
Post-Inflation Reheating: Studying Preheating in an Expanding Universe
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

February 24, 1998: Paul Shellard, DAMTP, Cambridge University
Large-Scale Structure Formation: Are Cosmic Strings Still Viable?
At MIT, 2:30 p.m.

March 10, 1998: Peter Garnavich, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Constraints on Cosmological Models from High-z Supernovae
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

March 17, 1998: Dam Son, MIT
Magnetohydrodynamics of Early Universe and the Evolution of Primordial Magnetic Field
At MIT, 2:30 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

March 24, 1998: Sean Carroll, Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara
Outlandish Candidates for What Dominates the Universe
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.

March 31, 1998: Serge Winitzki, Tufts
Geometrical Characterizations of Non-Gaussianity in the CMB
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

April 7, 1998: No Seminar: the Universe Takes a Vacation

April 21, 1998: Richard Gott, Princeton University
Can the Universe Create Itself?
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.

April 28, 1998: Joshua Frieman, Fermilab
Probing Inflation and Structure Formation with Galaxy Surveys
At MIT, 2:30 p.m.

May 12, 1998: Ken Olum, Tufts University
Faster-Than-Light Travel and the Weak Energy Condition
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m.
Change of room: Robinson 152, refreshments at 2:00 p.m. in Robinson 153.
For abstract, click here.

May 19, 1998: Bharat Ratra, Kansas State University
Is the Universe Open?
At MIT, 2:30 p.m.
For abstract, click here.



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