Visitors at Discovery Center 2012
17 October 2012
Brian Wecht, a Lecturer at Queen Mary, University of London, will be visiting the Discovery Centre in the period October 17-18, 2012. Brian is an expert on superconformal field theory. During his visit, Brian will give a seminar on recent progress in our understanding of SCFTs in four dimensions and discuss his work with Donal O'Connell.
16 October 2012
Nima Arkani-Hamed is visiting the Discovery Centre in the period October 16-19, 2012. Nima is a permanent member of the IAS in Princeton. He is one of the leading theoretical physicists of our times, as evidenced by the long lists of prizes he has won (most recently, the Fundamental Physics Prize.) Nima, who is visiting to continue his collaboration with Simon Caron-Huot, will give a Discovery Colloquium.
3 October 2012
Rose Lerner from the Helsinki Institute of Physics is visiting the Discovery Centre in the period October 3-5, 2012 to give a Discovery-HET seminar and to discuss current and future collaboration with Anders Tranberg.
26 September 2012
25 September 2012
Prof. Chris Quigg from Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory will visit the Discovery Center in the period September 25-27, 2012.
Several highly estimated visitors
24 September 2012
Anupam Mazumdar, Chris Quigg, Paul Steinhardt, Stephan Stieberger, Gabriele Travaglini and Frank Wilczek will all be visiting the week of Sept. 24-28.
19 September 2012
19 September 2012
Tristan Dennen is starting as post-doc at the Discovery Center and the NBIA. Tristan has just received his PhD from UCLA with Discovery Center Scientific Associate Zvi Bern as advisor. Tristan works on powerful high-order loop calculations in gauge theories and connections to supergravity.
John Richard Bond
21 August 2012
Prof John Richard Bond from the University of Toronto will visit the Discovery Center in the period August 21-24 to work with Pavel Naselsky and to give a seminar.
12 August 2012
Stefano Forte from INFN, Italy will visit the Niels Bohr Academy and the Discovery Center in the period August 12-19, 2012 to work with Poul Henrik Damgaard.