Joint Tufts / MIT Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

The seminar rotates between MIT and Tufts. The organizers are Alan Guth (guth@ctp.mit.edu) at MIT, and Alex Vilenkin (vilenkin@cosmos.phy.tufts.edu) at Tufts. These pages are maintained by Ken Olum (kdo@cosmos.phy.tufts.edu)


Seminars — Fall 2016

Date Location Speaker Title Links
August 30 Tufts Tanmay Vachaspati
Arizona State
Special Seminar: Fundamental Implications of Intergalactic Magnetic Field Observations Poster
Abstract
September 13 Tufts David Rideout
UCSD
Special Seminar: Evaluating the Gravitational Path Sum in Causal Set Quantum Gravity Poster
Abstract
September 27 MIT

October 4 Tufts Burkhard Schwab
Harvard
Black Hole Absorption Rates from Conservation Laws Poster
Abstract
October 11 MIT

October 18 Tufts Ben Heidenreich
Perimeter

October 25 MIT Lena Funcke
MPP and LMU Munich
Rethinking the Origin of Small Neutrino Masses Poster
Abstract
November 1 Tufts Cora Dvorkin
Harvard

November 8 MIT

November 15 Tufts Ken Van Tilburg
NYU and IAS
A small weak scale from a small cosmological constant Poster
Abstract
November 22 MIT

November 29 Tufts Georgi Dvali
NYU

December 6 MIT


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 316 (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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