High Energy Theory Seminar – Spring 2020
In selected weeks, we will have formal seminar talks by external speakers. All other talks in the HEP seminar are held by students for students. Clearly, faculty members will also participate. The format is informal. The talks are 45 minutes long, plus a generous amount of discussion time.
Location: 338 Gallalee Hall
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Some references: TBA
Schedule
Date  Speaker  Topic 

Jan 10  No Seminar.  First Week. 
Jan 17  Markus Garbiso (UA)  Hydrodynamics of Globally Rotating Fluids Via Holography – slides 
Jan 24  Casey Cartwright (UA)  A brief Introduction to Resurgence, Trans Series & Alien Calculus – Notes 
Jan 31  Marco Knipfer (UA)  How can QFT even make sense? – Notes 
Feb 07  Rachalis Maharucksit (UA) 
Introduction to Spacetime Algebra – Notes

Feb 14  Victor Baules (UA)  Hidden Local Symmetry and Effective Field Theory – Notes 
Feb 21  Chuang Xu (UA)  An Introduction To Mirror Symmetry – Notes 
Feb 28  Taoli Liu (UA) 
Introduction to Effective Field Theory(EFT) – Notes 
Mar 06  Roshan Koirala (UA)  Relativistic imperfect fluids – Abstract – Notes 
Mar 13  Prof. Nobuchika Okada (UA)  Freezein Dark Matter and Lifetime Frontier – Abstract 
Mar 20  No Seminar.  Spring Break 
Mar 27  TBA  TBA 
Apr 03  No Seminar. 
Honors Day. 
Apr 10  Marco Cavaglia (University of Mississippi)  TBA 
Apr 17  Benjamin Harms (UA)  TBA 
Apr 24  Everyone  Discussion (review of Spring 2020 / planning Fall 2020) 
May 01  No seminar.  Finals Week. 
Previous HEP Theory Seminars
Semester  Topic  

Fall 2019
Spring 2019 
Seminar Schedule, Notes, Abstracts  
Fall 2018
Spring 2018 
Anomalies in Quantum Field Theory  
Fall 2017
Spring 2017 
Supersymmetry  
Fall 2016  Limitations of quantum field theory  