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Holographic QCD

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Superconformal Algebraic Approach to Hadron Structure, XIIth Quark Confinement and the Hadronic Spectrum, Thessaloniki, Greece,  August  2016

Superconformal Quantum Mechanics and Hadron Physics, Universidad de Costa Rica, February 2016

Relativistic Hamiltonian Dynamics in Dirac's Light-Front Form, Universidad de Costa Rica, February 2016

Hadron Physics from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics and its Light-Front Holographic Embedding, UNAM, Mexico DF, December 2015

Light-Front Holography and Superconformal Quantum Mechanics, MCTP,  Tuxtla Gutierrez, Mexico, November 2015

Hadron Physics from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics and its Holographic Light-Front Cluster Decomposition, Trinity College, Dublin, October 2015

Nucleon Resonance Spectrum and Form Factors from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics in Holographic QCD, Workshop on Nucleon Resonances: From Photoproduction to High Photon Virtualities, ECT*, Trento, October 2015

Hadron Spectrum from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics in the Light-Front and its Holographic Embedding, Ecole Polytechnique,  Palaiseau, France, September 2015

Hadron Physics from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics in the Light-Front and its Holographic Embedding, Light Cone 2015, Frascati,  September 2015

Superconformal Quantum Mechanics and Emerging Holographic QCD, Gauge/Gravity Duality 2015, GGI, Florence, April 2015

Applications of Light-Front Superconformal Quantum Mechanics to Hadronic Physics , 7th International Conference on Quarks and Nuclear Physics, Valparaíso,  Chile,  March 2015

Baryon Spectrum and Confinement from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics and Holographic QCD, Strong Interactions in the LHC Era, Physikzentrum Bad Honnef, Germany, November 2014

Baryon Spectrum from Superconformal Quantum Mechanics and its Light-Front Holographic Embedding, Facultat de Física,  Universitat de Barcelona, October  2014


Structure of the Vacuum  in Light-Front  Dynamics and Emergent Holographic QCD, Ferrara International School Niccolo Cabeo 2014, Vacuum and Symmetry Breaking: From the Quantum to the Cosmos, Ferrara, May  2014

Emerging Holography and Confinement in Light-Front  QCD
, Colloquia of New Physics,  Universidad de Costa Rica,  May 2014

Light-Front Holography in QCD and Hadronic Physics, in QCD and High Enegy Interactions, Rencontres de Moriond 2014, La Thuile, Italy,  March  2014

Light-Front Quantum Mechanics and Holographic QCD, Institut Non Linéaire de Nice, Sophia Antipolis, October 2013

Hadron Spectroscopy and Dynamics from Light-Front Holography and Conformal Symmetry, MENU 2013, International Conference on Meson Nucleon Physics and the Structure of the Nucleon, Pontificia Universita della Santa Croce, Rome,  September - October  2013

Kinematics and Dynamics of Higher Spin Bound-State Equations and Light-Front Holographic QCD, in Hadron Physics: a Challenge to Holography, International Institute of Physics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, August  2013

Light-Front QCD Dynamics and Conformal Quantum Mechanics, in Hadron Physics: a Challenge to Holography, International Institute of Physics, Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, August  2013

Systematics of the Baryon Spectrum from Conformal Quantum Mechanics and Holographic QCD,
Baryons 2013, International Conference on the Structure of Baryons, Glasgow, Scotland, June  2013

Systematics of the Hadron Spectrum from Conformal Quantum Mechanics and Holographic QCD, Twelfth Workshop on Non-Perturbative Quantum Chromodynamics, Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris, June  2013

Conformal Invariance, Confinement and Light-Front Holographic QCD, Institute of Theoretical Physics, Pekin University, April 2013


Light-Front Holographic Approach to Nonperturbative QCD, The Second International Conference on QCD and Hadron Physics, Lanzhou, China, March 2013


Threefold Approach to Holographic QCD, Theoretical Physics Group, SLAC, March, 2013


Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge-Gravity Correspondence and Hadronic Physics, Physics Meeting in Amazonia, Federal University of Pará, Pará, Brazil, September  2012

Systematics of the Excitation Spectrum and Form Factors of Baryons in Holographic QCD: from Confinement to Quark Degrees of Freedom, Nucleon Resonance Structure in Exclusive Electroproduction at High Photon Virtualities, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, August  2012

Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and Applications to the Light Hadron Spectrum, Ferrara International School Niccolo Cabeo 2012, Hadronic Spectroscopy, Ferrara, May  2012


Light-Front Holographic Approach to Nonperturbative QCD, Theoretical Physics Group, Imperial College London, May 2012


Light-Front Holography: a New Approach to Nonperturbative QCD, 6th International Conference on Quarks and Nuclear Physics, Ecole Polytechnique, Palaiseau, France,  April  2012


Strongly Coupled Dynamics and Holographic Principles
,  Universidad de Costa Rica,  December 2011


Hadronic Form Factor Models Within the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence, Ferrara International School Niccolo Cabeo 2011, Electromagnetic Form Factors of Hadrons, Ferrara, May  2011

Confinement and Higher Fock States in Light-Front Holography, Light Cone 2011: Applications of Light-Cone Coordinates to Highly Relativistic Systems, Dallas, Texas, May 2011

Excited Baryons in Holographic QCD, 8th International Workshop on the Physics of Excited Nucleons, Jefferson Lab, Virginia, May  2011

N → N* Transitions from Holographic QCD, N* Electroproduction Workshop, Jefferson Lab, Virginia, May  2011

Light-Front Holographic QCD: an Overview, Continuous Advances in QCD, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, May 2011

Light-Front Holographic Approach to Strongly Coupled QCD, Theoretical Physics Group, SLAC, March, 2011

Light-Front Holographic QCD and the Bound State Structure of Hadrons, Centre for Research in String Theory, Queen Mary University London, February, 2011

Light-Front  Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and the Bound State Structure of Hadrons in QCD, Laboratoire Univers et Particules de Montpellier, Université Montpellier 2, January  2011


Introduction to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence in the Light-Front, Universidad de Costa Rica,  December 2010

Light-Front Quantization and AdS/QCD: An Overview, XIV Mexican School on Particles and Fields, Morelia, Michoacan, México, November 2010

Light-Front Holography and AdS/QCD: Higher Fock States, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics China, Beijing, October 2010

Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and Higher Fock States, High Energy Physics Theory Group, University of Southampton, October 2010

Hadron Spectroscopy and Form Factors in AdS/QCD for Experimentalists, High Energy Physics Group, Imperial College London, October 2010

AdS/CFT Correspondence and Strongly Coupled Light-Front Dynamics, Institute for Theoretical Physics, Heidelberg University, September 2010

Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and Strongly Coupled Light-Front Dynamics, Light Cone 2010: Relativistic Hadronic and Particle Physics, Valencia, Spain, June 2010

Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and Strongly Coupled  Dynamics, Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil, March 2010

Gauge/Gravity Duality and Hadron Physics in the Light-Front,
XI Hadron Physics, Maresias Beach, São Paulo, Brazil, March 2010

Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence,
SLAC Theory Seminar,  February 2010

Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and the Hadron Spectrum, 13 International Conference on Hadron Spectroscopy, HADRON 2009, Florida State University, December, 2009

Light-Front Quantization Approach to the Gauge/Gravity Correspondence and Strongly Coupled QCD, Institut de Physique Théorique, CEA-Saclay, October 2009  

Dualidad Gravedad/Teor
ía Cuantica de Campos en el Frente de Luz, Simposio Centroamericano y del Caribe de Física: XXVIII Curccaf, Universidad de Costa Rica, July 2009

Light-Front Holography and Gauge/Gravity Correspondence: Applications to the Meson and Baryon Spectrum, Light Cone 2009: Relativistic Hadronic and Particle Physics, Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil, July 2009

Light-Front Holography, 2009 JLab Users Group Meeting, Jefferson Lab, Virginia, June  2009


Light Front Holography and Gauge/Gravity Correspondence: Applications to Hadronic Physics, 4th International Sakharov Conference on Physics, Lebedev Physics Institute, Moscow, May 2009


Light-Front Holography and the Hadronic Spectrum, Third Workshop of the APS Topical Group in Hadron Physics, GHP '09, Denver, Colorado, April 2009


Light-Front Holography and AdS/QCD, SLAC Theory Seminar, October 2008


Light-Front Holography: A First Approximation to QCD, KEK Theory Seminar, Tsukuba, Japan, October 2008

Light-Front Holography and AdS/QCD, C.N. Yang Institute for Theoretical Physics, Stony Brook University, September 2008       

AdS/QCD and Holographic Light-Front Partonic Representation, International Workshop on Diffraction in High-Energy Physics, Diffraction 2008, La Londe-les-Maures, France, September 2008; Conference Review, Cern Courrier, January/February 2009

Light-Front Hadron Dynamics and AdS/QCD Correspondence, From Strings to Things: String Theory Methods in QCD and Hadron Physics, Institute for Nuclear Theory, Seattle, April 2008

AdS/CFT and Strongly Coupled QCD: An Overview, Laboratoire de Physique Théorique, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, December 2007

Introduction to AdS/QCD and the Holographic Light-Front Representation, Laboratoire de Physique Théorique, Orsay, November 2007

Introduction to AdS/QCD and Light-Front Hadron Dynamics Part I and Part II, Helmholtz Institut fur Strahlen und Kernphysik,
Bonn, October 2007

AdS/CFT Integrability and Light-Front Dynamics in a Semiclassical Approximation to QCD, Exploring QCD: Deconfinement, Extreme Environments and Holography, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, Cambridge, UK, August 2007

Integrability and Baryonic Modes in AdS/QCD, 11th International Conference, Baryons '07, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, June 2007

AdS/CFT Integrability in a Semiclassical Approximation to QCD, SLAC Theory Seminar, February 2007

AdS/CFT as a Semi-Classical Approximant to QCD, Ecole Polytechnique, 
Palaiseau, France, July 2006

Light-Front Hadron Dynamics in Holographic QCD, Workshop on Hadrons and Strings, ECT*, Trento, Italy, July 2006

Mapping String States into Partons: Form Factors and the Hadron Spectrum in AdS/QCD, Continuous Advances in QCD,
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, May 2006

Mapping AdS/CFT Results for Holographic QCD to the Light Front,  Light Cone 2006: Light-Cone QCD and Nonperturbative Hadron Physics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, May 2006

Holographic Construction of States, Form Factors, and the Hadron Spectrum in AdS/QCD, talks given at the Theory Group, SLAC, and the Particle Theory Group, California Institute of Technology, February 2006

Nearly Conformal QCD and AdS/CFT, talks given at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and Universidad Santiago de Compostela, May 2005, and at the First Workshop on Quark-Hadron Duality and the Transition to pQCD, Frascati, Italy, June 2005

Hadronic States From QCD / String Duality, talks given at SLAC Theory Group, November 2004, and Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California at Santa Barbara, December 2004

Baryonic States in QCD From Gauge/String Duality al Large Nc, Workshop on Large Nc QCD 2004, ECT*, Trento, Italy, July 2004





Public Lectures




El Poder y la Belleza de las Matemáticas en la Descripción del Universo Físico: de la Relatividad General a la Conjetura de Maldacena, XXIV Simposio Costarricense Sobre Matemáticas Ciencia y Sociedad, Universidad de Costa Rica, November 2009

Einstein y el Big Bang, Celebración del Año Mundial de la Física, Universidad de Costa Rica, March 2005





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