This is the homepage for the UT Geometry and String Theory Seminar. At the organizational meeting we will flesh out the details of our plans for the semester. Below are some suggestions to get us started.
Date | Speaker | Topic |
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8/27 | Organizational Meeting | |
9/3 | Eric Zaslow | Legendrian Knots and Constructible Sheaves |
9/10 | Andy Trimm | Aharony-Seiberg-Tachikawa |
9/17 | Andy Neitzke | Dessins and Seiberg-Witten curves |
9/24 | Andy Royston | singular monopole moduli spaces |
10/1 | Aaron Fenyes | semiclassical quantization of classical field theory |
10/8 | Eric Korman | Branes and Quantization (Gukov-Witten) |
10/15 | ||
10/22 | Tom Mainiero | Algebraic equations and BPS states |
10/29 | Bei Jia | Branes and Flag Manifolds |
11/5 | Chan Park | A stroll along the walls |
11/12 | Chris Beem | Chiral algebras from four dimensions |
11/19 | Wenbin Yan | TBA |
12/3 | Jacques Distler | TBA |
Costello and Scheimbauer, Lectures on mathematical aspects of (twisted) supersymmetric gauge theories
T. Nguyen, Quantization of the Nonlinear Sigma Model Revisited
K. Ohmori and Y. Tachikawa, Physics at the entangling surface
K. Maruyoshi, Y. Tachikawa, W. Yan, K. Yonekura, Dynamical Supersymmetry Breaking with T_N Theory
S. Ashok, F. Cachazo, E. Dell’Aquila, Children…™s Drawings From Seiberg-Witten Curves
E. Witten, Supersymmetry and Morse theory
Mirzakhani on Witten conjecture