Michaelmas 2016/Hilary 2017

The journal club will meet at 2:00pm on Thursday this semester unless otherwise noted. 

Schedule/Topics

 Week  Speaker
 Topic References Notes
 2Larry 

Aspects of modular and Jacobi forms



 3&5Jan

Small Black Holes and Near-Extremal CFTs

1603.08524, 0805.4216 (?)

 
 6KikoThe S-matrix Bootstrap1607.06109, 1607.06110
 8 & 9DmytroSYK Model1604.07818 (?) 
   Asymptotic Uniqueness of the Veneziano Amplitude  1607.04253 
2Tristan 4D Scattering Amplitudes and Asymptotic Symmetries from 2D CFT 1609.00732  
 5KikoQuantum Complexity and Negative Curvature1608.02612, 1701.01107 
10

George

BPS spectra and 3-manifold invariants 1701.06567  by Gukov, Pei, Putrov, Vafa