# Colloquia Archive 2019

May 03 2019—

### Complex fluids—Stephan HERMINGHAUS

*To be announced*

Apr 19 2019—

### Clustering and Correlations in Fluctuating Environments—Mustansir BARMA

TBA

Mar 29 2019—

### Variational Quantum Algorithms—Jose Ignacio LATORRE

TBD

Mar 22 2019—

### The Limits of Cosmology—Joseph SILK

One of our greatest challenges in cosmology is understanding the origin of the structure of the universe, and in particular the formation of the galaxies. I will describe how the ...

Mar 15 2019—

### Testing General Relativity with Cosmological observations—Ruth DURRER

*To be announced*

Mar 01 2019—

### Alternatives to GR—Claudia DE RHAM

*To be announced*

Feb 15 2019—

### Tensor Network and Quantum Information Theory: Applications in Condensed Matter and High Energy Physics—Ignacio CIRAC

Abstract:

Certain Quantum Many-body states can be efficiently described in terms of tensor networks. Those include Matrix Product States (MPS), Projected Entangled-Pair Etates (PEPS), or the Multi-scale Entanglement Renormalization Ansatz ...

Feb 08 2019—

### Causal Sets, Discrete Gravity—Fay DOWKER

Quantum gravity is the name of a problem, not a theory. The problem is that we do not have a unified framework for fundamental physics in which both gravity and ...