Colloquia Archive 2012

Nov162012

Beyond the Big Bang: A New View of CosmologyNeil TUROK

The inflationary universe scenario has dominated theoretical cosmology for three decades. However, it has major limitations. What preceded inflation? How do we reconcile the fine tuning of initial conditions and ...

Oct192012

EntanglementRoman BUNIY

We review properties of several entanglement characteristics and study their implications, emphasizing distinctions between continuous and discrete quantities. As an example of a continuous characteristic, we look at the entanglement ...

Oct052012

Quo Vadis Higgs?Christophe GROJEAN

A new particle has been discovered at the LHC on July 4th and it furiously looks the long sought-after Higgs boson. This discovery is only the first step towards a ...