Monday, May 9, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, PSC 3150

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

### Takemichi Okui, Cornell

### Friday, May 6, 1:30pm, Online ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Title: tk

Zhengkang Zhang, UC Santa Barbara

Monday, May 2, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, PSC 3150

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Csaba Csaki, Cornell

### Thursday April 28, 12:30pm, PSC 3150

Nuclear Theory Seminar: From Nuclei to Neutron Stars with Chiral Effective Field Theory and Multimessenger Astrophysics

Ingo Tews, LANL

Wednesday April 28, 2:30pm, Room 3150 Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Slicing duality and holographic cosmology

Stefano Antonini, UMD

### Wednesday, April 27, 2:30pm, PSC 3150 *Special Seminar*

Particle Theory Seminar: title: tk

## Jogesh Pati, SLAC

### Friday, April 22, 12:30pm, PSC 3150 ***Special Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Standard Model and EDMs

Maxim Pospelov, University of Minnesota

### Wednesday April 20, 2:00pm, PSC 3150

Joint Gravity-Particle Theory Seminar: The central dogma and entanglement in de Sitter space

Edgar Shaghoulian, University of Pennsylvania

Monday, April 18, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Avoided Deconfinement in Randall-Sundrum models

Prateek Agrawal, Oxford

### Thursday April 14, 12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Nuclear matter from chiral effective field theory with quantified uncertainties

Christian Drischler, MSU/FRIB

### Monday, April 11, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, PSC 3150

Particle Theory Seminar: Freeze-in, glaciation, and UV sensitivity from light mediators.

Nicolás Fernández, UIUC

### Thursday March 14, 12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: Symplectic Yang-Mills on the lattice

Jack Holligan, UMD

Tuesday March 8, 2:00pm, PSC 3150

Gravity Theory Seminar: Hyperbolic geometry for black-hole perturbations

Anil Zenginoglu, IPST, UMD

### Monday, March 7, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, PSC 3150

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Cari Cesarotti, Harvard

### Thursday March 3, 12:30pm, PSC 3150

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: Symplectic Yang-Mills on the lattice

Jack Holligan, UMD

### Monday, February 28, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Parity symmetry breaking scale and Standard Model parameters

Keisuke Harigaya, CERN

Thursday February 24, 12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Recent Developments on Nuclear Lattice EFT

Ulf Meissner, U Bonn

### Monday, February 14, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Benjamin Lehmann, UCSC

### Friday, February 11, 1:30pm, Online ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Cosmological Selection of the Weak Scale

Raffaele D'Agnolo, IPhT Saclay

### Thursday February 10, 12:30pm 3150 Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Sigma Models on Quantum Computers

Andy Sheng, UMD

### Monday, February 7, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Non-Gaussianity in Maps of the Large Scale Structure

Daniel Green, UC San Diego

### Monday, November 1, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Haipeng An, Tsinghua University

### Thursday, October 28, 2:30pm, Room 3150 Physical Sciences Complex ***Special Seminar***

Particle Theory Seminar: New backgrounds and new ideas for sub-GeV dark matter direct detection

Peizhi Du, Stony Brook University

### Thursday October 28, 11:30pm-12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Christina Aidala, University of Michigan

### Friday, October 22, 1:30-2:30pm, Online ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Self-Organised LocalisationGian Giudice, CERN

Thursday October 21, 11:30pm-12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: “Short-range-correlation physics in atomic nuclei”

Richard Furnstahl, Ohio State

### Friday, October 22, 1:30-2:30pm, Online ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Self-Organised LocalisationGian Giudice, CERN

### Monday, October 18, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150 Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: 21-cm cosmology in 2021

Julian Munoz, CfA

### Thursday October 14, 11:30pm-12:30pm, PSC 2136

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: Thermalization of Gauge Theories from their Entanglement Spectrum

Niklas Mueller, UMD

Wednesday October 13, 3:00pm, Room 3150 Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Canonical analysis of gauge theories in regions with boundaries.

Alejandro Corichi, Center for Mathematical Sciences, National University of Mexico (UNAM)

Seminar Recording

### Wednesday, October 13, 1:30pm – 2:30pm, Online

Joint Maryland-Hopkins Particle Theory Seminar: Looking forward to new physics at the LHC

Felix Kling, SLAC

### Monday, October 11, 3:00pm – 4:30pm

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: Darkness Beyond Unitarity

Pouya Asadi, MIT

### Thursday September 30, 11:30pm-12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: A lattice QCD perspective on the muon g-2

Balint Toth, Wuppertal

### Monday, September 27, 3:00pm – 4:30pm

Particle Theory Seminar: Axion Production in Pulsar Magnetosphere Gaps

Anirudh Prabhu, Stanford

### Thursday September 23, 11:30pm-12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Mapping Nucleon Parton Distributions with Lattice QCD

Huey-Wen Lin, Michigan State

Wednesday September 22, 3:00pm, Online

Gravity Theory Seminar: Modular Hamiltonians of excited CFT states

Phuc Nguyen, Lehman College, CUNY and University of Haifa

Monday, September 20, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150 Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: New developments in axion physics: challenges from the muon g-2 and echoes of supernova remnants.

Manuel Buen-Abad, UMD

Thursday September 16, 11:30pm-12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: Nucleon-nucleon interactions and the large-Nc expansion: Applications to symmetry violations and neutrinoless double beta decay

Matthias Schindler, University of South Carolina

### Monday, September 13, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150 Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: Using line-intensity mapping to look for exotic radiative decays

Jose Luis Bernal, JHU

Friday September 10, 1:30pm-2:30pm, ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Title: Branes, Islands, and Massive Gravitons

Andreas Karch, University of Texas, Austin

Thursday September 9, 11:30pm-12:30pm, Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: A New Concept for the Momentum of a Particle in a Space with Impenetrable Boundaries

Uwe-Jens Wiese, University of Bern

Thursday September 2, 11:30am-12:30pm, Room 2136 Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Toward first-principles calculation of the shear viscosity - classical and quantum approaches

Yukari Yamauchi, UMD

### Monday, August 30, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Bridging the microhertz gap with asteroids: opportunities and challenges for gravitational wave detection

Michael Fedderke, JHU

Tuesday, August 24, 2:00pm, Online

Gravity Theory Seminar: Thermodynamic ensembles with cosmological horizons

Friday April 30, 1:30pm-3:30pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Noise-resilient quantum simulation of nuclear dynamics

Sofia Quaglioni, LLNL

### Monday, April 26, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Title and abstract: tk

Tomer Volansky, Tel Aviv University

Friday April 23, 1:30pm-3:30pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Quantum simulating lattice gauge theories – high-energy physics at ultra-cold temperatures

Philipp Hauke, University of Trento

Friday March 5, 1:30pm-3:30pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Pion structure from lattice QCD

Peter Petrezcky, BNL

Monday, March 8, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, OnlineParticle Theory Seminar: Title and abstract: tk

Daniel Egana-Ugrinovic, Perimeter Institute

### Monday, March 1, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: Simple Holographic Models of Black Hole Evaporation

Daniel Harlow, KITP

### Thursday February 11, 4:00pm-5:30pm, ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Title: tk

Diego Redigolo, CERN

### Monday, February 8, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Isabel Garcia, KITP

### Monday, February 1, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

## Andrea Tesi, Florence University

### Friday January 29, 1:30pm-3:30pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Questions About Proton Mass

Xiangdong Ji, UMD

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Monday, January 25, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: On-shell amplitudes for model building

Camila Machado, DESY

### Friday September 11, 2pm-3:30pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Three-particle interaction from the lattice: a progress report

Steve Sharpe, University of Washington

### Monday, September 14, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Cosmological Phase Transition of Composite Higgs Confinement

Majid Ekhterachian, UMD

### Thursday September 17, 4:00pm-5:30pm, ***Special Online Seminar***

Particle Theory/ Cornell Seminar: Title: New Physics Interpretation of the XENON1T Excess

Wei Xue, UF

### Friday September 18, 2pm-3:30pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: tk

David Kaplan, JHU

### Friday September 4, 2:00pm Online

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Neutron Star Merger Dynamics

David Radice, Penn State University

Monday, August 31, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Online

Particle Theory Seminar: Cosmology and Unification

Raman Sundrum, UMD

Thursday April 2, 11:00am-12:30pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Dean Lee, Michigan State University

Thursday March 5, 11:00am-12:30pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: The equation of state and deconfinement in QCD

Alexei Bazavov, Temple University

### Monday, March 2, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: Neutrinoless double beta decay in effective field theory

Jordy De Vries, University of Massachusetts

### Thursday February 27, 11:00am-12:30pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Martha Constantinou, Temple University

### Monday, February 24, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Malte Buschmann, University of Michigan

Monday, February 17, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Asher Berlin, New York University

### Monday, February 10, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: Hunting New Physica through Portals

Zhen Liu, University of Maryland

Monday, February 3, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Indirect search for dark matter in current and upcoming radio observations

Arpan Kar, Harish-Chandra Reserach Institute

### Monday, January 27, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Minimal signatures of the Standard Model in cosmological collider physics

Davide Racco, Perimeter Institute

Wednesday, December 11, 2:00pm-3:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex, Preceeded by Lunch at 12:30pm

Joint JHU/ EPT Seminar: Modeling final state radiation on a quantum computer

Ben Nachman, LBNL

Monday, December 9, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Masha Baryakhtar, NYU

### Thursday, December 5, 4:00pm-5:00pm Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: UV perspectives on Composite Dark Matter

Alessandro Podo, Scuola Normale Superiore

### Monday, December 2, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Imprints of the Early Universe on Axion Dark Matter Substructure

Nikita Blinov, Fermilab

### Monday, November 25, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Particle Physics in the Gravitational Wave Era

Toby Opferkuch, CERN

### Thursday, November 21, 4:00pm-5:00pm Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Neutron Star Mergers Chirp About Vacuum Energy

Gabriele Rigo, Syracuse University

### Thursday November 21, 11:00am-12:30pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: From light-nuclei to neutron matter within chiral dynamics

Maria Piarulli, Washington University in St. Louis

### Monday, November 18, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

David Curtin, University of Toronto

### Thursday November 14, 11:00am-12:30pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Large Nc constraints on pionless EFT: a low-energy few-nucleon window into QCD

Roxanne Springer, Duke University

### Monday, November 11, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Higgs-confinement phase transition to 2+1 D abeliam superfluids

Srimoyee Sen, Iowa State University

### Thursday, November 7, 4:00pm-5:00pm Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: A Modern Perspective on Numbu-Goldstone Bosons

Ian Low, Northwestern University and Argonne National Lab

### Monday, November 4, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Fundamental Physics with Supernovae and Superconductors

Ryan Janish, University of California, Berkeley

### Thursday October 31, 4:00pm-5:00pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Jian Liang, University of Kentucky

Wednesday, October 30, 2:30pm – 3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: The Collisional Penrose Process and its Rold in Dark Matter Annihilation Around Black Holes

Jeremy Schnittman, NASA Goddard Flight Space Center

### Wednesday October 30, 4:00pm-5:30pm, Room 2136,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Axion Dark Matter Detection with CMB Polarization

Michael Fedderke, Stanford University

### Tuesday October 22, 1:30pm-3:00pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Gluonic Probe for the Short Range Correlation in Nucleus

Feng Yuan, Lawrence Berkeley Lab

### Thursday October 18, 10:00am-12:00pm Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Emergent Dynamical Symmetry in the Nuclear many-body system from its ab initio description

Mark Caprio, University of Notre Dame

### Tuesday October 15, 1:30pm-3:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:The mass and spin structure of the proton

Yoshitaka Hatta, Brookhaven National Laboratory

### Monday, October 14, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Looking for Axion Dark Matter: from Dwarf Galaxies to Pulsars

Andrea Caputo, University of Valencia

### Thursday October 10, 11:00am-12:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Deeply inelastic scattering structure functions on a hybrid quantum computer

Niklas Mueller, Brookhaven National Laboratory

Wednesday, October 9, 2:30pm – 3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Constructing and Exploring Charged Myers-Perry Black Holes

Chris Verhaaren, University of California

### Monday, October 7, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Learning from Dark Monopoles

Chris Verhaaren, University of California

### Thursday October 3, 11:00am-12:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Novel methods for simulating quantum many-body physics on classical and quantum computers

Itay Hen, University of Southern California

### Thursday September 26, 11:00am-12:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: SU(2) gauge theory on digital quantum computers

Jesse Stryker, University of Washington

### Monday, September 23, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Recent Progress in Cosmological Collider Physics

Zhong-Zhi Xianyu, Harvard

### Wednesday, September 18, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Joint Gravity/ Particle Theory Seminar: Direct Detection of sub-GeV Dark Matter: A New Frontier

Rouven Essig, Stonybrook

Monday, September 16th, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Brian Swingle, University of Maryland

### Monday, September 9th, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: Chasing Accreted Mily Way Structurs within Gaia DR2 using Deep Learning

Tim Cohen, University of Oregon

Monday, August 26, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Title: tk

Kim Berghaus, Johns Hopkins University

Monday, May 6, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Cosmological Probes of Higgs Dynamics in the Early Universe

Jiji Fan, Brown University

### Wednesday May 8, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Weakly-bound nuclei as a probe of the statistical hadronization model

Yukari Yamauchi, UM

### Wednesday May 15, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Lattice calculation of the hardonic light-by-light contirbution to the muon magnetic moment

Luchang Jin, University of Connecticut

Tuesday, May 28, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Diffeomorphism invariance and the black hole information paradox

Phuc Nguyen, University of Maryland

Tuesday, April 30, 2:00pm – 3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

MCFP Seminar: A Classical-Quantyn Correspondence

Tanmay Vachaspati, Arizona State University

Friday, April 26, 2:30pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: The CLIC Potential for New Physics

Roberto Franceschini, Rome 3 University & INFN

Monday, April 26, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Directional detection of light dark matter with athermal phonons

Simon Knapen, IAS

### Thursday April 25, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Joint Gravity/ Particle Theory Seminar: CPT-Symmetric Universe

Latham Boyle, Perimeter Institute

### Wednesday, April 24, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Room 462, Bloomberg Hall, Johns Hopkins University

Joint Maryland-Hopkins Particle Theory Seminar: A New Frontier in the Search for Dark Matter

Gordan Krnjaic, Fermilab

### Wednesday April 24, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Reliable effective field theory predictions in low-energy nuclear physics using Bayesian statistics

Sarah Wesolowski, Salisbury

Monday, April 22, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Making and Measuring Ultra-Light Matter

Andrew Long, University of Michigan and Rice University

### Wednesday April 17, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Locating the Quantum Chromodynamic Critical Point

Jaquelyn Noronha-Hostler, Rutgers

Wednesday, April 17, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar:How to build a wormhole (How to prepare the thermofield double state)

Ben Freivogel, University of Amsterdam

Monday, April 15, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar:Pulsar timing as a probe of primordial black holes and subhalos

Jeff Dror, UC Berkeley

Wednesday, April 10, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Relativistic effects in macroscopically delocalized quantum superpositions

Albert Roura, University of Ulm

Monday, April 8, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Electroweak symmetric dark matter ball

Yang Bai, UW-Madison

### Wednesday, April 3, 10:00am-11:30am, Room 3100A, Atlantic Building

Informal Joint Gravity/ QUiCKs Seminar: Recoverign the QNEC from the ANEC

Tom Faulkner, University of Illinois at Ubrana-Champaign

### Wednesday, April 3, 2:00pm-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Neutron-stars as probes for nuclear physics

Ingo Tews, LANL

Wednesday, March 27, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Ultralight boson detection with gravitational waves

Emanuele Berti, JHU

### Monday, March 25, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: The (Metric) Space of Collider Events

Patrick Komiske, MIT

Wednesday, March 13, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Probing the nature of gravity and compact objects with gravitational wave observations

Alessandra Buonanno, UMD

Wednesday, March 6, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Dual of the bulk symplectic form and the volume of maximal slices in AdS/CFT

Gabor Sarosi, University of Pennsylvania

### Wednesday March 6, 2:00-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Fission and lanthanide production in r-process nucleosynthesis

Nicole Vassh, Notre Dame

### Monday, March 4, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Firewalls in General Relativity

Surjeet Rajendran, Fermilab

### Wednesday, February 27, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: Black-hole Energy Extraction via General-Relativistic Kinetic Plasma Simulations

Kyle Parfrey, NASA

### Wednesday, February 27, 2:00pm-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Charge-exchange modes and weak-interaction processes in Relativistic Nuclear Field Theory"

Caroline Robin, INT

### Monday, February 25, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Searching for flavour symmetries: old data new tricks

Jessica Turner, Fermilab

### Friday, February 22, 11:00am-12:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar: Sign of the Times: Sign Problems in Modern Physics

Hank Lamm, UMD

Monday, February 18, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "The Dawn of FIMP Dark Matter"

Tommi Tenkanen, John's Hopkins University

### Wednesday, February 13, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Starobinsky inflation, dark energy, and dark matter in supergravity"

Sergey Ketov, Tokyo Metropolitan University and Kavli IPMU, Japan

### Monday, February 11, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150,Physical Sciences Complex

Matthew Low, Fermilab

### Thursday, February 7, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Continuum Naturalness"

Seung Lee, Korea Institute of Advanced Study

### Monday, February 4, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Alexander Friedland, SLAC

### Wednesday, January 30, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Room 462, Bloomberg Hall, Johns Hopkins University

Joint Maryland-Hopkins Particle Theory Seminar: "tk"

Tao Han, University of Pittsburgh

### Wednesday, January 30, 2:00pm-3:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Real-time quantum scattering with trapped ions?"

Yannick Meurice, University of Iowa

### Wednesday, January 30, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "The transmission of information between remote UdW detectors Vs. causality"

Theodora Kolioni, University of Patra, Greece

### Monday, January 28, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: Observable signatures of dark photons from supernovae

Gustavo Marques Tavares, University of Maryland

### Thursday, December 13, 3:30pm – 5:00pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "title tk"

Xingang Chen, Harvard University

### Monday, November 12, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Detecting Composite Dark Matter"

Dorota Grabowska, University of California, Berkeley

### Wednesday, November 14, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Causality Constraints in Holography"

Netta Engelhardt, Princeton University & MIT

### Wed, Thur, Fri, November 14-16, 2:30pm – 3:30pm, Room 1136 (Wed) & 3150 (Thur + Fri), Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Relativistic Fluid Dynamics Out of Equilibrium"

Paul Romatschke, University of Colorado

### Thursday, November 15, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Hot and Dense Neutron-Rich Matter in Supernovae and Neutron Star Mergers"

Jeremy Holt, Texas A&M University

### Thursday, November 15, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Baryogengesis and Dark Matter from B Mesons"

Gilly Elor, University of Washington

### Monday, November 19, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Cooling self-interacting dark matter halos"

Yiming Zhong, Boston University

### Monday, November 26, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "title tk"

Diego Redigolo, Princeton University

### Wednesday, November 28, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Hairy binary black holes in Einstein-Maxwell-dilaton theory"

Mohammed Khalil, University of Maryland

### Thursday, November 29, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"title tk"

Alessandro Roggero, University of Washington

### Wednesday, November 29, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "The Gravitational S-matrix and Precision Predictions for Binary Inspirals"

Ira Rothstein, Carnegie Melon University

### Monday, December 3, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Dark Matter in Disequilibrium and Implications for Direct Detection"

Lina Necib, California Institute of Technology

### Monday, December 10, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "title tk"

Oren Slone, Princeton University

### Wednesday, November 7, 12:00pm – 3:00pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Joint Maryland-Hopkins Particle Theory Seminar: "Timing BSM signals at the LHC"

Zhen Liu, University of Maryland

### Wednesday, October 31, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Tabletop experiments for quantum gravity"

Dan Carney, QuICS, University of Maryland

### Monday, October 29, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Axions From Strings: the Attractive Solution"

Marco Gorghetto, International Centre for Theoretical Physics/SISSA

### Friday, October 26, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "A Local First Law of Gravity"

Andrew Svesko, Arizona State University

### Thursday, October 25, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"3 Hadrons In (In-) Finite Volume"

Maxim Mai, George Washington University

### Monday, October 22, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Severe Constraints on New Physics Explanations of the MiniBooNE Excess"

Gordan Krnjaic, Fermilab

### Thursday, October 18, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Pseudo Parton Distributions from Lattice QCD"

Joseph Karpie, College of William & Mary

### Monday, October 15, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "On lepton flavor universality violations"

Jure Zupan, University of Cincinnati

### Thursday, October 11, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Nucleon electric dipole moments from Lattice QCD"

Sergey Syritsyn, Stony Brook

### Wednesday, October 10, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Anisotropies in the Gravitational Wave Background from Cosmological Phase Transitions"

Yuhsin Tsai, University of Maryland

### Monday, October 8, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Probing the early Universe with gravitational waves from cosmic strings"

Yanou Cui, University of California, Riverside

### Friday, October 5, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Anyonic particle-vortex statistics and the nature of dense QCD"

Srimoyee Sen, University of Washington and Institute for Nuclear Theory

### Thursday, October 4, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Complex Langevin in Nonrelativistic Rotating Bosonic Systems"

Casey Berger, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

### Wednesday, October 3, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Joint Maryland-Hopkins Particle Theory Seminar: "The Belle II Experiment at KEK"

Leo Piilonen, Virginia Tech and BELLE-II

### Thursday, September 27, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Coarse Graining Hadronic and Nuclear Interactions"

Enrique Ruiz Arriola, University of Granada

### Wednesday, September 26, 2:30pm – 4:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Simulations of pair-producing gaps at the base of AGN jets"

Alex Chen, Princeton University

### Monday, September 24, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Axion and hidden photon dark matter detection with multilayer optical haloscopes"

Junwu Huang, Perimeter Institute

### Monday, September 17, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Dark Matter in Light of the 21cm EDGES Signal"

Ely Kovetz, Johns Hopkins University

### Monday, September 10, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Self-Interacting Dark Matter and Galaxy Rotation Curves"

Hai-bo Yu, University of California Riverside

### Friday, August 31, 11:00am – 12:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Lattice QCD calculation of the hadronic vacuum polarisation contribution to muon g-2"

Bipasha Chakraborty, Jefferson Lab

### Monday, August 27, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Learning to constrain new physics"

Johann Brehmer, New York University

### Tuesday, August 7, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "BSM physics in neutrino scattering"

Xunjie Xu, Max Planck Institute

### Thursday, July 19, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Transverse spin structure of octet baryons using Lattice QCD"

Jacob Bickerton, University of Adelaide

### Monday, July 16, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "$SU(5) \times U(1)_X$ Grand Unification with Minimal Seesaw and Z′-portal Dark Matter"

Nobuchika Okada, University of Alabama

### Thursday, July 12, 10:00am – 11:00am, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "A viable QCD axion in the MeV mass range"

Daniele Alves, Los Alamos National Lab

### Monday, July 9, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Positive gravitational subsystem energies from CFT cone relative entropies"

Dominik Neuenfeld, University of British Columbia

### Thursday, June 28, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "New Physics at IceCube"

Bhupal Dev, Washington University

### Wednesday, May 23, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Model-Independent Constraints on R(J/Psi)"

Hank Lamm, University of Maryland

### Monday, May 21, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

MCFP Seminar: "Causality and Energy Conditions in QFT"

Sandipan Kundu, Johns Hopkins University

### Friday, May 18, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3204, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Pre-Candidacy Talk: "Hybrid Seesaw Leptogenesis and TeV Singlets"

Majid Ekhterachian, University of Maryland

### Thursday, May 10, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Analyzing the Gamma-Ray sky with Wavelets"

Ilias Cholis, Johns Hopkins University

### Wednesday, May 2, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"QED-corrected Lellouch-Luescher formula for K->\pi\pi decay"

Yiming Cai, University of Maryland

### Monday, April 30, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

MCFP Seminar: "Gravitational physics from quantum information constraints"

Mark Van Raamsdonk, University of British Columbia

### Friday, April 27, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Dissertation Defense: "Investigations on entanglement entropy in gravity"

Antony Speranza, University of Maryland

### Monday, April 23, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Recent Results from the Light Dark Matter Frontier"

Tomer Volansky, Tel Aviv University

### Friday, April 20, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room ATL3100A, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Asymptotic Symmetries and Holography"

Raman Sundrum, University of Maryland

### Thursday, April 19, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

MCFP/CMTC Colloquium: "Fast Scrambling on Sparse Graphs"

Andy Lucas, Stanford University

### Wednesday, April 18, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Beyond Thimbles: Integration Contours to Solve a Sign Problem"

Scott Lawrence, University of Maryland

### Wednesday, April 11, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Real-time Dynamics of Gauge Theories on the Lattice"

Mark Mace, Stony Brook University & Brookhaven National Lab

### Wednesday, April 11, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Probing Velocity Dependent Self Intereacting Dark Matter with Neutrino Telescopes"

Ivone Albuquerque, University of São Paulo

### Monday, April 9, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Self-Destructing Dark Matter"

Ofri Telem, Cornell University

### Friday, April 6, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room ATL3100A, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "Bulk Entanglement Gravity and Radon Transform: Towards Finding Einstein's Equation in Hilbert Space"

Charles Cao, California Insitute of Technology

### Friday - Sunday, April 6 - 7, College Park Marriot Hotel and Conference Center

MCFP Workshop on Lattice Parton PhysicsOrganizers:

Taku Izubuchi, BNL

Karl Jansen, DESY

Xiangdong Ji, University of Maryland

Jianwei Qiu, JLab

Feng Yuan, LBNL

### Wednesday, April 4, 1:30pm – 3:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Recent Lattice Results on the XYZ States"

Chuan Liu, Peking University

### Monday, April 2, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Shedding light on Dark Matter with Cosmological Observations"

Vivian Poulin, Johns Hopkins University

### Wednesday, March 28, 12:30pm – 3:00pm, Room 462, Johns Hopkins, Bloomberg Hall

Joint Maryland-Hopkins Particle Theory Seminar: "Science and Detectors of the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment"

Elizabeth Worcester, Brookhaven National Lab

### Monday, March 26, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Distorted Neutrino Oscillations From Ultralight Scalar Dark Matter"

Pedro Machado, Fermilab

### Friday, March 16, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "The Factorization Problem in Jackiw-Teitelboim Gravity"

Daniel Harlow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

### Wednesday, March 14, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Quantifying New Contributions to Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay from Lattice QCD"

Amy Nicholson, University of North Carolina

### Monday, March 12, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Flavor-specific scalar mediators"

Brian Batell, University of Pittsburgh

### Friday, March 9, 3:00pm – 4:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "What the Einstein Equations think may be happening inside quiescent black holes"

Charles W. Misner, University of Maryland

### Monday, March 5, 11:00am – 12:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Building the Dynamical Diquark Model for Exotic Hadrons"

Richard Lebed, Arizona State University

### Monday, March 5, 12:30pm – 2:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Gravity Theory Seminar: "The Holographic Shape of Entanglement and Einstein's Equations"

Onkar Parrikar, University of Pennsylvania

### Monday, March 5, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Dark quarkonium formation in the early universe"

Michael Geller, University of Maryland

### Monday, February 26, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Cosmological Constraints on the Effective Theory of Dark Matter Interactions"

Kimberly Boddy, Johns Hopkins University

### Wednesday, February 21, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Thinking Inside the Box - Hadron Resonances in QCD"

Jozef Dudek, College of William & Mary

### Monday, February 19, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Machine Learning for Jet Physics at the Large Hadron Collider"

Ben Nachman, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

### Monday, February 12, 1:30pm – 3:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Dispersive tools for light meson scattering and resonance determinations"

Jose Ramon Pelaez, Universidad Complutense de Madrid

### Monday, February 12, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Solving the Hierarchy Problem Discretely"

Anson Hook, University of Maryland

### Friday, February 9, 11:00am – 12:00pm, Room 2136, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Going with the Flow: Complexified Path Integrals and a Solution to the Sign Problem"

Gökçe Başar, University of Illinois, Chicago

### Wednesday, February 7, 12:30pm – 2:00pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Quark and Glue Spins from Lattice QCD"

Keh-Fei Liu, University of Kentucky

### Monday, February 5, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "Resonant absorption of dark matter in molecules"

Ken Van Tilburg, IAS Stanford and New York University

### Wednesday, January 31, 1:00pm – 2:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Nuclear Theory Seminar:"Neutrino-nucleon Scattering in the Neutrinosphere"

Neill Warrington, University of Maryland

### Monday, January 29, 4:00pm – 5:30pm, Room 3150, Physical Sciences Complex

Particle Theory Seminar: "New physics opportunities for long-lived particles at electron-proton colliders"

Kaustubh Deshpande, University of Maryland