NOTE: All seminars will be held at 9:00 AM Central Time

DATESeminar TitleSpeakerInstitution
Jan 18 Inflationary observables and observational constraints in LQC Gianluca Calcagni Albert Einstein Institute
Feb 1st Spinfoam cosmology Francesca Vidotto Marseille
Feb 15th Semiclassicality of the loop quantum universe Tomasz Pawlowski University of New Brunswick
Mar 1st The principle of relative locality Laurent Freidel Perimeter Institute
Mar 15th Quantum deformation of 4d spin foam models Winston Fairbairn Hamburg University
Mar 29th Observational signatures in LQC Ivan Agullo PennState
Apr 12th Simplicity constraints and the role of the Immirzi parameter in quantum gravity James Ryan Albert Einstein Institute
Apr 26th The 1/N expansion in colored tensor models Razvan Gurau Perimeter Institute
May 10th Quantum geometry in the group field theory formalism Daniele Oriti Albert Einstein Institute