Friday Theoretical Physics Seminars
Trinity Term 2009
Seminars will be held on Friday afternoons on odd weeks of term in the Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre at 2.15pm. They will be preceded from 1pm by an informal lunch in the Common Room of Theoretical Physics, 1 Keble Road, Oxford, to which all persons interested in meeting the speaker are invited but should bring along their own food.
Steve Simon (University of Oxford)
``Topological phases of matter and why you should be interested''
Beatriz de Carlos (University of Southampton)
``String phenomenology: de Sitter vacua from generalized fluxes''
Thanu Padmanabhan (IUCAA, Pune, India)
``Gravity: an emergent perspective''
June 19 (at 4:15pm)
``Holography and the S-matrix''