Outline of Workshop Program

Registration for this Workshop is now closed.

The schedule of SME-related topics below is approximate and may evolve as the meeting progresses.

SATURDAY AUGUST 13, 2011

08:30 - 09:00
Welcome and coffee

09:00-09:15
Introduction

09:15-10:30
Classical and quantum theory I:
realistic effective field theory, dispersion relations,
quantization, tree-level processes, radiative corrections

10:30-11:00
Coffee

11:00-12:00
Classical and quantum theory II:
renormalization, nonrenormalizable sector, torsion

12:00-14:00
Lunch

14:00-15:30
Mechanisms, gravity:
spontaneous and explicit violation,
NG, massive, gauge, and auxiliary modes,
gravitational effects

15:30-16:00
Coffee

16:00-17:00
Finsler geometry:
connection to Lorentz violation,
mathematical formulation

20:00-22:00
Ice-cream social
President's Room, Faculty Club, Indiana Memorial Union


SUNDAY AUGUST 14, 2011

08:30-09:00
Coffee

09:00-10:30
Modeling, signals:
mesons, neutrinos
theory for data tables

10:30-11:00
Coffee

11:00-12:00
Foundational issues:
relation between CPT and Lorentz violation,
causality, stability

12:00-12:30
Future IUCSS events