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KITP Weekly Program of Scientific Activities

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Monday, Nov 12

2:00pm Chaos and Order: From Strongly Correlated Systems to Black Holes Auditorium
All Participants
Organisational Meeting
4:00pm Condensed Matter Seminar Small Seminar Room
All Participants
TBA

Tuesday, Nov 13

10:00am Quantum Knot Invariants and Supersymmetric Gauge Theories Small Seminar Room
All Participants
Organizational meeting
10:30am Chaos and Order: From Strongly Correlated Systems to Black Holes Auditorium
Raghu Mahajan (Princeton)
Does the SYK model have a spin glass phase?
2:00pm Quantum Knot Invariants and Supersymmetric Gauge Theories Auditorium
Du Pei (Caltech & QGM Aarhus)
On new homological and homotopy-theoretic invariants of manifolds
3:45pm Physics Department Colloquium Broida 1640
David Weld (UCSB)
Probing quantum dynamics with strongly-driven degenerate gases

Wednesday, Nov 14

11:00am Chaos and Order: From Strongly Correlated Systems to Black Holes Auditorium
Marika Taylor (Southampton)
Edgar Shaghoulian (Cornell)
Discussion on TTbar
12:30pm NULL Small Seminar Room
All Participants
TBA
2:30pm Quantum Knot Invariants and Supersymmetric Gauge Theories Auditorium
Mikhail Khovanov (Columbia University)
Foam evaluation and its applications
3:30pm NULL Small Seminar Room
Henry Maxfield (UCSB)
Universal gravitational physics from the bootstrap

Thursday, Nov 15

10:00am Quantum Knot Invariants and Supersymmetric Gauge Theories Auditorium
All Participants
Informal discussion
2:00pm High Energy Seminar Small Seminar Room
Chris Akers (UC Berkeley)
Holographic Renyi entropy in quantum error-correction

Friday, Nov 16

10:00am Quantum Knot Invariants and Supersymmetric Gauge Theories Auditorium
Sarah Rasmussen (Cambridge)
Topological and physical interpretations of Floer-theoretic 3-manifold invariants
2:00pm Chaos and Order: From Strongly Correlated Systems to Black Holes Auditorium
Alejandra Castro (Amsterdam)
5D rotating black holes and the nAdS2 /nCFT1 correspondence

Seminar Rooms, Auditorium, Commons Room, and Founders' Room are located on the 1st floor of Kohn Hall. Coffee and cookies are served daily in Kohn Hall Commons Room at 3:15 p.m. except on those Tuesdays when there is a Physics Department Colloquium.
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