Workshop: 50 Years of Supersymmetry

Workshop sponsored by the Simmons Foundation

Preliminary Schedule

Each talk will be 35 minutes including questions


Friday, May 19th

9:00 am - 9:35 am       “How SUSY helps to understand dynamics of gauge theories”
                                   Hitoshi Murayama
                                   University of California, Berkeley

9:35 am – 10:10 am   “S-Duality for Maxwell Chern-Simons Theory”
                                   Adi Armoni
                                   Swansea University

10:10 am – 10:40 am   Coffee Break 

10:40 am – 11:15 am  “Bose-Fermi cancellations without SUSY”
                                   Aleksey Cherman
                                   University of Minnesota

11:15 am – 11:50 am   “Anomaly and Dynamics in Strongly-coupled Gauge Theories: New Criteria for Different Phases”
                                   Kenichi Konishi
                                   Pisa University

11:50 am – 12:25 pm    "Studying Confinement in Real QCD by Deforming SUSY QCD"
                                     Michael Dine
                                     Yale University

12:25 pm – 2:00 pm     Lunch (on your own)

2:00 pm – 2:35 pm     TBA
                                   Emily Nardoni
                                   Kavli IPMU

 2:35 pm – 3:10 pm    TBA
                                   Csaba Csaki
                                   Cornell University

3:10 pm – 3:40 pm   Coffee Break

3:40 pm – 4:15 pm   “SUSY and Adjoint QCD4”
                                  Thomas Dumitrescu
                                   University of California, Los Angeles

4:15 pm – 4:50 pm   “Anomalies, tori and new twists in the gaugino condensate”
                                   Erich Poppitz
                                   University of Toronto

More information here. Participation in the workshop is by invitation only. If you would like to participate, please contact

Start date
Friday, May 19, 2023, 9 a.m.
End date
Friday, May 19, 2023, 4:30 p.m.

The workshop will be held in Keller Hall 3-180 (street level)
200 Union Street Se, Mpls