06 
OCT * 
David Kutasov (Chicago) 
Tachyon condensation and two dimensional black holes

18 
OCT 
Gordon Chalmers (Argonne) 
Quantization of N=2 strings and selfdual field theories

25 
OCT 
John Donoghue (U. Mass.) 
Dimension eight effects in the weak operator product expansion

27 
OCT * 
Mark Van Raamsdonk (Princeton) 
Dparticles with multipole moments of higher dimensional branes

01 
NOV 
Carl Bender (WashingtonSt. Louis) 
Inverse of the PCT theorem

08 
NOV 
Claus Bloechinger (Wuerzburg) 
Determination of the gaugino mass parameter M_{1}
in different linear collider modes

10 
NOV * 
Micha Berkooz (Princeton) 
Light like (2,0) noncommutativity and DLCQ rigid open membranes

15 
NOV 
Vijay Balasubramanian (Penn) 
Supersymmetric conical defects  Towards a string theoretic
description of black hole formation

17 
NOV * 
Steve Gubser (Princeton) 
Spatial nonuniformity and branes

27 
NOV * 
Jaydeep Majumder (Mehta Inst, India) 
Marginal deformation and creation of codimension ≥ 2 solitons
on braneantibrane pair

29 
NOV 
Saumen Datta (Indiana) 
Decay constants of heavylight mesons from lattice QCD

30 
NOV * 
David B. Kieda (Utah) 
High resolution charge measurements
in next generation groundbased cosmic ray observatories

01 
DEC * 
Matt Strassler (Penn) 
New comments on confining large N gauge theories

04 
DEC * 
Joseph Buchbinder (Tomsk; Penn) 
Lowenergy effective action in N=4 super YangMills theory

06 
DEC 
Tapobrata Sarkar (TIFR, India) 
Worldsheet approaches to Dbranes: Boundary CFT's
and gauged linear sigma models

08 
DEC * 
Washington Taylor (MIT) 
Getting to the bottom of the open string tachyon

15 
DEC * 
Thomas Manke (Columbia) 
Quarkonia  from nonrelativistic to relativistic lattice QCD
