Joint Tufts / MIT Tuesday Cosmology Seminars

The seminar rotates between MIT and Tufts. The organizers are Alan Guth ( at MIT, and Alex Vilenkin ( at Tufts. These pages are maintained by Ken Olum (

Seminars — Fall 2016

Date Location Speaker Title Links
August 30 Tufts Tanmay Vachaspati
Arizona State
Special Seminar: Fundamental Implications of Intergalactic Magnetic Field Observations Poster
September 13 Tufts David Rideout
Special Seminar: TBA Poster
September 27 MIT

October 4 Tufts Burkhard Schwab

October 11 MIT

October 18 Tufts Ben Heidenreich

October 25 MIT

November 1 Tufts Cora Dvorkin

November 8 MIT

November 15 Tufts

November 22 MIT

November 29 Tufts Georgi Dvali

December 6 MIT

Where and when

Unless otherwise noted, the seminars at both institutions are on Tuesdays at 2:30 pm.

Unless otherwise indicated, the seminars are held at:

TUFTS: 574 Boston Ave, Room 310 (refreshments are served at 2:00, outside room 304)

MIT: Center for Theoretical Physics Cosman Seminar Room, Fourth Floor, Building 6C, Room 6C-442 (refreshments are served at 2:00 in the same room)

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