Joint Tufts / CfA / MIT
Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

Spring 2000

Seminars:

January 18, 2000: Romeel Davé, Princeton University
Simulating Galaxy Formation: The State of the Art
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

POSTPONED UNTIL MARCH 7, 2000, DUE TO WEATHER:
January 25, 2000: Ken D. Olum, Tufts University
Direct Massive Radiation from Cosmic Strings?
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

February 1, 2000: Philip D. Mannheim, University of Connecticut and MIT
Cosmic Acceleration as the Solution to the Cosmological Constant Problem
At MIT, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

February 8, 2000: Rupert Croft, CfA
The Intergalactic Medium: From Gas and Dust to Cosmology
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

February 15, 2000: Paul Frampton, University of North Carolina
Highest Energy Cosmic Rays
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

February 22, 2000: Alan Guth, MIT
Quantum Fluctuations of the Energy in a Finite Volume
At MIT, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.
For a postscript file of the transparencies, click here.

Tuesday, February 29, 2000: Nick Gnedin, CASA, Colorado
Cosmological Reionization and its Consequences
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.

March 7, 2000: Ken D. Olum, Tufts University
Direct Massive Radiation from Cosmic Strings?
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

March 14, 2000: Andrew Chamblin, MIT
Search for a Realistic M-theory Cosmology
At MIT, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

March 21, 2000: Ravi Sheth, Fermilab
A Nonlinear View of Cosmological Density and Velocity Fields
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

March 28, 2000: Alexander Vilenkin, Tufts
Gamma-Ray Bursts from Superconducting Cosmic Strings
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

Tuesday, April 4, 2000: Ali Nayeri, MIT
Path Integral Duality Hypothesis in an Inflationary Phase
At MIT, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

Tuesday, April 11, 2000: Ludo van Waerbeke, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
Cosmic Shear: From a Dream to Reality?
At CfA, 12:30 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

Tuesday, April 18, 2000: Joanne Cohn, CfA
Flattening the Inflaton's Potential with Discrete Non-abelian Gauge Symmetries
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

Tuesday, April 25, 2000: Marcelo Gleiser, Dartmouth College
Weak First Order Phase Transitions and Electroweak Baryogenesis
At MIT, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.
For abstract, click here.

May 10, 2000: Lawrence M. Krauss, Case Western Reserve University
Life, the Universe and Nothing: The Future of Life in an Ever Expanding Universe
At Tufts, 2:30 p.m., refreshments at 2:00 p.m.


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