### Physics research building

## The default time and place is Monday @ 3:30pm, in Room 4138 PRB.

Exceptions are noted in red.

Aug 2 | Akin Wingerter (LPSC) |
A Minimal Model of Neutrino FlavorThursday @ 2:00pm |

Sep 10 | Lukas Witkowski (Oxford) |
TBD |

Mar 26 | Mu Chun Chen (UC Irvine) |
MNS and CKM Matrices and a Geometrical Origin of CP Violation in a SUSY SU(5) x T' Model2:30pm; PRB Smith Auditorium - Remote talk - |

Mar 27 | Michael Ratz (TU Munich) |
Mu problem and nu massesTuesday @ 2:30pm; PRB Smith Auditorium - Remote talk - |

Apr 3 | Michael Ziolkowski (Siegen) |
Reliability Studies of the Light Emitting Laser Diode (VCSEL) in the Optical Link of the ATLAS Pixel DetectorTuesday @ 11:00am; M2035 |

Apr 9 | Homer Wolfe (OSU) |
Direct Searches for the Standard Model Higgs Boson at the Tevatron |

Apr 18 | Graham Ross (Oxford) |
Whither SUSY?Wednesday @ 3:30pm; M2035 |

Apr 25 | Chris Monahan (William and Mary) |
B Physics, Lattice QCD and Lattice Perturbation TheoryWednesday @ 3:30pm; M2035 |

Apr 30 | Sean Fleming (Univ. of Arizona) |
Factorization in Quarkonium Production |

May 14 | Dmitry Podolsky (Case Western Reserve) |
Prethermalization of Hawking radiation |

Jan 6 | Tao Liu (UCSB) |
Hunting for the HiggsFriday |

Jan 9 | Andrey Katz (Harvard) |
SUSY, the Third Generation and the LHC |

Mar 28 | James Beatty (OSU) | Spectrum, Composition, and Interactions of Joule-energy Cosmic Rays |

Apr 4 | Wells Wulsin (Stanford) | Charmless semileptonic B decays and the measurement of |Vub| at BaBar (PRB 2115) |

Apr 11 | Jing Shao (Syracuse) | Finding a Higgs decaying to four jets in events with missing energy |

Apr 18 | Tom Hartman (IAS) | Minimal Holography: Higher Spin Gravity from 2d CFTs |

Apr 25 | Diana Vaman (Virginia) | Real-time AdS/CFT and applications: jet quenching, and the hydrodynamic limit |

May 2 | Jure Zupan (Cincinnati) | Flavor symmetries and experimental heavy quark anomalies |

May 9 | Stuart Raby (OSU) | Problems for the MSSM (PRB M2015) |

May 16 | Aalok Misra (IITR) | Large Volume Cosmo-Pheno Reconciliation, mu-Split SUSY and Ricci-flat Swiss Cheese Metrics |

May 23 | Chris Bouchard (U. of Illinois) |
The Hadronic Contribution to B mixing in the Standard Model and Beyond |

May 30 | Memorial day |

Jan 3 | Nathan Triplett (Iowa State Univ.) | Measurement of the t-channel single-top cross section at DØ |

Jan 10 | Gabriel Facini (Northeastern) | The Road to the Higgs in ppbar Collisions at sqrt(1.96) TeV |

Jan 17 | Martin Luther King day | |

Jan 24 | ||

Jan 31 | Heechang Na (OSU) | CKM physics and Lattice QCD |

Feb 7 | ||

Feb 14 | Joseph Marsano (U. of Chicago) |
Hypercharge Flux, Exotics, and Constraints on F-theory GUTs with U(1) Symmetries |

Feb 21 | Francisco Yumiceva (FNAL) | Search for new physics with top pairs in CMS |

Feb 28 | Djordje Minic (Virginia Tech) |
String Theory and Non-Equilibrium Statistical Physics |

Mar 7 |

Sep 27 | Pierre Artoisenet (OSU) | Automation of the matrix element reweighting method.(3:30pm PRBM 2015) |

Oct 4 | DOE site visit | |

Oct 11 | ||

Oct 18 | Scott Willenbrock (U. of Illinois) |
Effective-Field-Theory Approach to Top-Quark Production and Decay |

Oct 19 (Tue) | Sumit Das (U. of Kentucky) |
Quantum Quench and Holography (3:30pm PRBM 2035) |

Oct 25 | Sandip Trivedi (Tata Institute) | Holography of Extremal Dilaton Black Holes |

Nov 1 | Archana Anandakrishnan (OSU) | Gauge Coupling Unification in Heterotic String Models with Gauge Mediated SUSY Breaking |

Nov 9 (Tue) | Yu-Chieh Chung (Texas A&M) | Spectral Covers and non-abelian Fluxes in F-theory GUTs (11:30am PRBM 2015) |

Nov 15 | Sogee Spinner (Wisconsin) | The Fate of R-Parity |

Nov 22 | Tony Gherghetta (Stanford) | Beyond the SM in a slice of AdS |

Nov 29 | Taku Izubuchi (BNL) | Studies of the pseudoscalar mesons including isospin symmetry breakings using lattice QCD+QED |

Mar 29 | ||

Apr 5 | Enrico Lunghi (Indiana) | High Precision Flavor Physics |

Apr 12 | Andre de Gouvea (Northwestern) | Phenomenological Aspects of Charged Lepton Flavor Violation (Monday 4:30pm PRBM 4138) |

Apr 19 | Scott Watson (Michigan) | A Unified Approach to Cosmic Acceleration |

Apr 26 | Volker Braun (Dublin IAS) |
Computing Calabi-Yau metrics and Hermitian Yang-Mills connections |

May 3 | Harald Fritzsch (Universitaet Muenchen) | Flavor Mixing, Neutrino Masses and Neutrino Oscillations |

May 10 | ||

May 17 | Jong-Chul Park (Korea IAS) |
Dirac gaugino as leptophilic dark matter |

May 24 | Samir Mathur (OSU) | Proof that fuzzballs are essential for quantum unitarity |

May 31 | Memorial Day |

Jan 6 | Yuri Oksuzian (University of Florida) | SEARCH FOR RESONANT PRODUCTION OF TOP ANTITOP PAIRS DECAYING INTO MULTI-JETS AT THE COLLIDER DETECTOR AT FERMILAB(Wednesday 1:30pm PRB4138) |

Jan 11 | ||

Jan 25 | Yevgeny Kats (Harvard) | Bound states at the LHC (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Feb 1 | Paul McGuirk (Wisconsin) | A Holographic Perspective on Strongly Coupled Messengers (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Feb 8 | Richard Hill (Chicago) | SU(3)/SU(2): the simplest WZW term. (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Feb 15 | Alexei Bazavov (Arizona) | Studies of QCD on the lattice with Highly Improved Staggered Quarks (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Feb 22 | Christopher Aubin (Wiliam & Mary) | Partially Distilled Delta Form Factors (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Mar 1 | Radovan Dermisek (Indiana) | Electroweak Symmetry Breaking, the Higgs boson and New Physics at the LHC (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Mar 8 | Sonny Mantry (Wisconsin) | Higgs Boson Distributions from Effective Field Theory (Monday 3:30pm PRB4138) |

Mar 11 | Borun Chowdhury (Amsterdam) | The dynamics of D1-D5 system: Hawking Radiation, Ergoregion Instability and Quasinormal Modes (Thursday 3:30pm PRBM 2015) |