Joint Tufts / MIT Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

The seminar rotates between MIT and Tufts. The organizers are Alan Guth ( at MIT, and Mark Hertzberg and Alex Vilenkin ( at Tufts. These pages are maintained by Ken Olum (

Seminars — Spring 2019

Date Location Speaker Title Links
February 5 Tufts Masaki Yamada

February 12 MIT Stephon Alexander

February 19
Special time: 2:00 p.m.
Joint with Joint Harvard/MIT
Particle Theory Seminar
Raphael Flauger

February 26 MIT Juan Maldacena

March 5 Tufts Yuri Levin
Flatiron Institute

March 12 MIT Frederik Denef

March 19 No seminar
March 26 No seminar
April 2 Tufts
April 9 MIT Matias Zaldarriaga

April 16 Tufts
April 23 MIT
April 30 Tufts

Where and when

Unless otherwise noted, the seminars at both institutions are on Tuesdays at 2:30 pm.

Unless otherwise indicated, the seminars are held at:

TUFTS: 574 Boston Ave, Room 310 (refreshments are served at 2:00, outside room 304)

MIT: Center for Theoretical Physics Cosman Seminar Room, Fourth Floor, Building 6C, Room 6C-442 (refreshments are served at 2:00 in the same room)

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