Speaker 
Date 
Title 
Guenter Ahlers  May 2011  Turbulent Convection with Phase Change 
Guenter Ahlers  Mar 2011  Turbulent Rayleigh Benard Convection 
David Awschalom  Apr 2006  Nuclear Spins on Semiconductors 
David Awschalom  Mar 2006  Manipulating Spin Coherence in Semiconductor Structure 
Leon Balents  Nov 2010  Pedagogical Lecture: Frustration, Spin Liquids, and All That 
Leon Balents  Feb 2010  Spinorbit Physics in the Mott Regime 
Leon Balents  Aug 2007  Overview of the MOTTERIALS07 Program 
Leon Balents  May 2007  Some Problems from Condensed Matter of Possible Interest in Cold Atoms 
Leon Balents  Apr 2006  Interaction Effects on Quasiparticle Dynamics in Metals with SpinOrbit Interaction 
Leon Balents  Apr 2004  Electrons as Exotic Dancers

Leon Balents  May 2003  Field Theory of Droplets and Rare Events in Glasses 
L. Balents  Sep 1999  Excitonic Ordering from Weak to Strong Coupling: Enhanced Symmetry, Phase Separation, and Ferromagnetism 
Leon M. Balents  Aug 1998  Interaction Effects in Carbon Nanotubes 
Leon Balents  May 1998  Duality and Nodal Liquid Theory of High T_c Superconductors 
Leon Balents  Feb 1998  From meV to MeV and Back: Capitalizing on Field Theory in Onedimensional Correlated Insulators 
Mac Beasley Doug Scalapino  Jul 2009  The Physics of Higher Temperature Superconductivity: Context and Issues 
David Berenstein  Sep 2006  Emergent Gravity from CFT 
David Berenstein  Sep 2006  Weakly Coupled Dbrane Phenomenology 
Lars Bildsten  Aug 2009  Thanks and Awards 
Lars Bildsten  Apr 2007  Welcome 
Lars Bildsten  Mar 2007  Acknowledgements 
Lars Bildsten  Mar 2007  Helium Shell Flashes and Faint Supernovae 
Lars Bildsten  Mar 2007  The Life of a Star 
Lars Bildsten  Feb 2007  Carbon Ignition in White Dwarfs 
L. Bildsten  Mar 2006  Last Word 
L. Bildsten  Mar 2006  Flashes from Accreting WDs in New Contexts 
Lars Bildsten & Phil Arras  Feb 2006  The Physics of California 
Lars Bildsten  Oct 2005  The Life of a Star 
Moderator: Lars Bildsten  Oct 2004  PANEL: Future of Gravitational Waves 
Lars Bildsten  July 2003  Birth, Life and Death of Stars 
Lars Bildsten  Jun 2003  The First Measurement of the Gravitational Redshift of a Neutron Star 
Lars Bildsten  Feb 2003  Hot White Dwarf Donors in Ultracompact Binaries 
Lars Bildsten  Dec 2002  Physics of the White Dwarf Frontier 
Lars Bildsten  Mar 2001  Gravitational Waves from Accreting Neutron Stars 
Lars Bildsten  Dec 2000  Young Neutron Stars: Progress and New Questions 
Lars Bildsten  Oct 2000  Gravitational Radiation from Accreting Neutron Stars 
Lars Bildsten  Oct 2000  Welcome to the Conference 
Lars Bildsten  Sep 2000  Neutron Stars  A View from the Outside 
Lars Bildsten  Aug 2000  Introduction to the Program, Plan and Info 
Lars Bildsten  May 2000  Lithium Burning in Low Mass Stars: A New Way to Measure Stellar Ages 
Lars Bildsten  Oct 1999  Nucleosynthesis, Triggers and Rotation in Type I XRay Bursts (Maryland Talk) 
Lars Bildsten  Oct 1999  Dating Young Stars with Lithium Burning 
Lars Bildsten and Tod Strohmayer  Feb 1999  New Views of Neutron Stars 
Omer Blaes  Jun 2005  How Astrophysical Disks Work 
Omer Blaes  Oct 2000  Winds from Radio Pulsars and Magnetars 
Matthew Fisher  Oct 2010  2D Bose and NonFermi Liquid "Metals" 
Matthew Fisher  Jun 2009  Dwave Metals for 2d Bosons and Electrons 
Matthew Fisher  Sep 2007  Tutorial: Spin Liquids 
Matthew Fisher  Apr 2006  Quantum Crystals, Quantum Choreography and Quantum Computing 
Moderator: Matthew Fisher  Oct 2004  PANEL: Quantum Matter in the 21st Century 
Matthew Fisher  Apr 2004  Deconfined Quantum Criticality 
Matthew Fisher  Nov 2002  Cuprates Amiss: Sublime Simplicity or a Matted Mess 
Matthew Fisher  Apr 2001  Splitting the Electron 
Matthew Fisher  Nov 1999  Vortices and Z_{2} Gauge Theory of Correlated Electrons 
Matthew Fisher  Sep 1998  Nodal Liquid Theory 
Greg Fuchs David Awschalom  Dec 2009  Gigahertz Dynamics of a StronglyDriven Single Spin in Diamond 
Steven Giddings  Jun 2011  (Perfection)^2 =? : Scattering Amplitudes Meet Black Holes 
Steven Giddings  Apr 2011  Highenergy (Super)gravitational Scattering and the Unitarity Crisis 
Steve Giddings  Feb 2008  Discussion: Black Hole Formation/Thermalization 
Steve Giddings  Oct 2007  Highenergy Scattering and Locality: Gravity and Strings 
Steve Giddings  Jan 2007  Observables in Quantum Gravity 
Boris Shraiman  Aug 2011  Open Discussion: "Grand Challenges" in the Field 
David Gross  Oct 2000  Ten Top Questions in Fundamental Physics

David Gross  Jun 2000  TBA 
Sergei Gukov  Aug 2010  Omega Deformation vs. Quantization 
Sergei Gukov  Mar 2009  Branes, Duality, and Quantization 
Sergei Gukov  Aug 2008  Branes and Representations 
Sergei Gukov  Jul 2008  Surface Operators and Ramification, III 
Sergei Gukov  Jul 2008  Surface Operators and Ramification, II 
Sergei Gukov  Jul 2008  Surface Operators and Ramification, I 
James Hartle  Jan 2007  Discussion: No Boundary Proposal and Alpha Parameters 
Matthew Hastings  Dec 2010  Pedagogical Lecture: Entanglement, Computation, and Physics 
Gary Horowitz  Jun 2009  General Relativity in a Nutshell 
Gary Horowitz  May 2007  Toward Counting the Microstates of a Kerr Black Hole 
Gary Horowitz  Jan 2007  Introduction to Singularity Resolution 
Joe Polchinski  Sep 1997  String Theory: What's New? 
Kenneth Kosik  Jan 2010  Inferring the Origins of the Synapse by Comparative Genomics 
Jim Langer  Apr 2010  Nonequilibrium Thermodynamics and STZs 
Phil Lubin  Mar 2010  Origin and Fate  The Planck Mission 
Andreas Ludwig  Sep 2011  Classification of Topological Insulators and Superconductors: The 'TenFold Way', Responses, and Quantum Anomalies 
Andreas Ludwig  Jun 2009  Classification of Topological Insulators and Superconductors 
Don Marolf  Dec 2003  Entropy Bounds: Can We Live Without Them? 
Donald Marolf  Feb 1999  Introduction to Black Branes 
Crystal Martin  Oct 2007  Spectroscopic Searches for HighRedshift Lyman Alpha Emission 
Crystal Martin  Aug 2007  Evolution of Galactic Winds 
John Martinis  Aug 2010  Microscopic Measurements of Two Level States in Josephson Qubits 
David Morrison  Aug 2010  Supergravity Approach to the Connection Between 4D and 2D Theories 
David Morrison  May 2009  Nongeometric Heterotic Compactifications 
Dave Morrison  Jul 2008  Mirror Symmetry and Langlands Duality, III 
Dave Morrison  Jul 2008  Mirror Symmetry and Langlands Duality, II 
Dave Morrison  Jul 2008  Mirror Symmetry and Langlands Duality, I 
Chetan Nayak  Feb 2009  NonAbelian Topological States and Quantum Computation 
Chetan Nayak  Apr 2007  Topological Phases of Matter and Quantum Computation 
Jean Carlson  Jul 2011  Welcome and Organizational Meeting 
Joe Polchinski  Sep 2011  Fermi Liquids & Holography 
Joe Polchinski  Jul 2011  Emergent Spacetime from AdS/CFT 
Joe Polchinski  Jul 2009  AdS/CFT FAQ 
Joe Polchinski  Apr 2009  Holography from CFT 
Joe Polchinski  Feb 2009  Duality and Confinement 
Joe Polchinski  Feb 2009  What is String Theory? 
Joe Polchinski  Dec 2008  Landscape/CFT Duality? 
Joseph Polchinski  Feb 2008  A Matrix Model for Black Hole Thermalization 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 2006  Discussion on Cosmology with a Focus on 'Eternal Inflation' 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 2006  Cosmic Strings and Superstrings 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 2006  Open Heterotic Strings 
Joe Polchinski  Sep 2006  Informal discussion group: Integrability in Gauge Theory and String Theory 
Joe Polchinski  Aug 2006  The Cosmological Constant and the String Landscape 
Joe Polchinski  Mar 2005  Regge Physics in AdS/CFT 
Joseph Polchinski  Mar 2005  Primer: Quantum Electrodynamics 
Joe Polchinski*  Jan 2005  Quantum Criticality in String/M Theory 
Joe Polchinski  Nov 2004  Regge physics in gauge/string duality 
Joe Polchinski  Nov 2004  Informal Discussion on Integrability 
Moderator: Joseph Polchinski  Oct 2004  PANEL: Field Theory and Mathematics 
Joe Polchinski  Aug 2004  QCD, Strings and Duality 
Joe Polchinski  Apr 2004  Superstring Cosmology 
Joe Polchinski  Nov 2003  F and D Cosmic Strings in Flux Compactifications 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 2003  Cosmological Singularities in String Theory 
Joe Polchinski  Mar 2003  String Theory, Dark Energy, and the Anthropic Principle 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 2002  Quantum Hall Effect on R4 
Joseph Polchinski  Aug 2002  Superstring Cosmology?? 
Joe Polchinski  May 2002  Deep Inelastic Scattering and the Growth of Strings 
Joe Polchinski  Apr 2002  What Can String Theory Teach Us About QCD? 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 2001  Hard Scattering in Gauge/Gravity Duality 
Joseph Polchinski  Jun 2001  Conference Summary 
Joseph Polchinski  Jun 2001  Hierarchies from Fluxes 
Joseph Polchinski  May 2001  From Atoms to Quarks to Strings 
Joe Polchinski  Sep 2000  Supergravity Duals for N=1 Gauge Theories 
Joseph Polchinski  Nov 1999  Absence of Repulson Singularities: A Spacetime Result and Its Gauge Theory Analog 
Joseph Polchinski  Sep 1999  Holography, AdS Space, and Compactification; an Informal Discussion 
Joe Polchinski  Aug 1999  Dbranes III 
Joe Polchinski  Aug 1999  Dbranes II 
Joe Polchinski  Aug 1999  Dbranes I 
Joe Polchinski  Jun 1999  Lessons from Field Theory/String Theory Duality 
Joe Polchinski  Feb 1999  What is String Theory and What Does It Have To Do With Black Holes? 
Joe Polchinski  Feb 23 & Mar 1999  Introduction to DBranes (parts I & II) 
Joe Polchinski  Feb 23 & Mar 1999  Introduction to DBranes (parts I & II) 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 1998  Recent Progress in String Theory 
Joe Polchinski  Oct 1998  Matrix Theory and Maldacena Conjecture 
Jeffrey Richman  May 2010  Early Results and Physics Prospects for the CMS Experiment at the LHC 
Doug Scalapino  Jan 2011  Theory Discussion: Interplay Between Spin and Orbital Degs. of Freedom I 
Doug Scalapino  Sep 2009  A Common Thread 
Doug Scalapino  Jul 2009  Discussion of the Fesuperconductors 
Douglas Scalapino  Jun 2009  The Structure of the Hubbard Model Pairing Interaction 
Boris Shraiman  Feb 2011  Unexpected Physics in Biology 
Boris Shraiman  Jul 2007  Modeling Signal Transduction: How quantitative can one get? 
Boris Shraiman  Mar 2003  Biology  What is There to Compute? 
Boris Shraiman  Nov 2001  Statistical Mechanics in Modeling of Transcription Control Networks 
Nicola Spaldin  Jan 2010  Whither Multiferroics? (Subtitle: Should there still be two 'h's in Whither?) 
Mark Srednicki  Jan 2010  Quantum Chaos and the Riemann Zeta Function 
Mark Srednicki  Jan 2007  HighEnergy Gravitational Scattering and Black Hole Resonances 
Tommaso Treu  Apr 2007  Young Stellar Populations and Active Star Formation in Elliptical Galaxies 
Wim van Dam  Sep 2009  The Current State of Quantum Algorithms 
Cenke Xu  Nov 2010  Pedagogical Lecture: Unconventional Quantum Critical Point 
Cenke Xu  Oct 2010  Quantum Spin Liquids in the Halffilled Hubbard Model on the Honeycomb Lattice 
Cenke Xu  Oct 2010  Pedagogical Lecture: Conventional and Unconventional Quantum Critical Points 
Anthony Zee  Jun 2005  Folding RNA 
Moderator: Anthony Zee  Oct 2004  PANEL: The Future of Quantum Computing 
Moderator: Anthony Zee  Oct 2004  PANEL: The Nature of Quantum Mechanics 
Anthony Zee  Jun 2001  Matrix Field Theorists Try to Fold RNA 