Santa Fe 2002 Summer Workshop

``Extra Dimensions and Beyond''

August 4-August 10, 2002


A tentative schedule of talks is now available. Talks are scheduled for 45 minutes plus 15 minutes discussion. Plenty of time will be left for informal discussion and collaboration. Breakfast will take place 8:30-9:30 am and lunch will be 12:00-1:15 pm. If you would like to speak and are not scheduled, please email

Day/Date Morning Afternoon
Monday, August 5
9:30-10:15 am
Yael Shadmi
Product groups, discrete symmetries and grand unification

10:45-11:30 am
Graham Kribs
Supersymmetric SU(5)xSU(5)
1:30-2:15 pm
Walter Goldberger
Evolution of gauge couplings in RSI scenarios
Tuesday, August 6
9:30-10:15 am
Erich Poppitz
Instanton effects in 5d and deconstruction

10:45-11:30 am
Markus Luty
Weak scale supersymmetry without supergravity
1:30-2:15 pm
Nemanja Kaloper
Quantum Black Holes as Holograms
Wednesday, August 7
9:30-10:15 am
Keith Dienes
Shape vs. volume: Rethinking the properties of large extra dimensions

10:45-11:30 am
Justin Khoury
Understanding dark radiation in brane-world cosmology
1:30-2:15 pm
Hael Collins
Radion-Induced Brane Preheating
Thursday, August 8
9:30-10:15 am
Csaba Csaki
Constraints on the SU(3) Electroweak Model

10:45-11:30 am
Geraldine Servant
Kaluza-Klein Dark Matter
1:30-2:15 pm
Tim Tait
Branes and orbifolds are opaque
Friday, August 9
9:30-10:15 am
Arthur Lue
DGP braneworlds and metastable gravitons: the VDVZ discontinuity revisited

10:45-11:30 am
Ian Low
Goldstone's Theorem and Spontaneously Broken Spacetime Symmetries
Excursion -- No talks