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Speaker Event Type
Apr 27 2023 - 15:00 What is flat ΛCDM, and may we choose it? Glenn D. Starkman The Universe is neither homogeneous nor isotropic, but it is close enough that we can reasonably approximate it as such on suitably large scales. Seminar
Apr 27 2023 - 17:00 Learning representations by back-propagating errors João Seabra Fonseca João Seabra Fonseca will present the following paper: 'Learning representations by back-propagating errors' by David E. Rumelhart, Geoffrey E. Hinton and Ronald J. Old Journal Club
May 3 2023 - 15:00 Towards the one-loop SMEFT IR/UV dictionary Guilherme Guedes The Standard Model Effective Field Theory (SMEFT) parametrizes the effects on heavy new physics in terms of generic non-renormalizable interactions, allowing for a study of new physics contribution Seminar
May 4 2023 - 11:00 Cosmology/gravity journal club Join the IFT cosmology/gravity journal club at to vote for papers and volunteer to present them. CosmoGrav Journal Club
May 4 2023 - 15:00 Exploring the WIMP multi-dimensional parameter space with WimPyDD Stefano Scopel WimPyDD is a modular, object–oriented and customizable Python code that calculates accurate predictions of nuclear scattering expected rates for Weakly Interacting Massive Particle (WIMP) direct–de Seminar
May 4 2023 - 17:00 Instability of the Kaluza-Klein Vacuum Ignacio Ruiz García Ignacio Ruiz García will present the following paper: Instability of the Kaluza-Klein Vacuum, por Edward Witten (Nucl. Phys. B195 (1982) 481-492). Old Journal Club
May 8 2023 - 11:30 HoloClub: Paper Discussion The goal of this session is to discuss recent papers on holography-related subjects that we find interesting in a relaxed environment. HoloClub
May 8 2023 - 15:00 Multimessenger study of the dark matter interpretation of the Fermi-LAT Galactic center excess Mattia di Mauro Compelling gravitational evidence has been observed for the existence of dark matter which is five times more abundant than the baryonic one. Seminar
May 9 2023 - 15:00 Gravity, Supergravity and Superstrings (GRASS) seminar: Signatures of Black Hole Thomson Dipoles David Pereñiguez The most general black holes (BHs) of the Einstein—Maxwell theory carry electric and magnetic charge. Seminar
May 10 2023 - 11:30 Classical simulation of many-body quantum processes Alvaro Alhambra Recent progress in the development of quantum technologies has enabled the direct investigation of dynamics of increasingly complex quantum many-body systems. Quantum Information Journal Club