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Preprint Number Author(s) Title
MCTP-07-01 Benjamin A. Burrington, James T. Liu and Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas Finite Heisenberg Groups from Nonabelian Orbifold Quiver Gauge Theories
MCTP-07-02 Matthew Bowen, Yanou Cui, James D. Wells Narrow Trans-TeV Higgs Bosons and H->hh Decays: Two LHC Search Paths for a Hidden Sector Higgs Boson
MCTP-07-03 Yukio Tomozawa The CMB Dipole and Circular Galaxy Distribution
MCTP-07-04 Alex Buchel, Stan Deakin, Patrick Kerner and James T. Liu Thermodynamics of the N=2* strongly coupled plasma
MCTP-07-05 Igor Kriz, Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas and Norma Quiroz D-branes on Orbifolds and K-theory
MCTP-07-06 E.J.Chun, S. Scopel Analysis of leptogenesis in supersymmetric triplet seesaw model
MCTP-07-07 E.J.Chun, K.Turzynski Quasi-degenerate neutrinos nad leptogenesis
MCTP-07-08 E.J.Chun, L. Velasco-Sevilla SO(10) unified models and soft leptogenesis
MCTP-07-11 Aaron Pierce and Jesse Thaler Natural Dark Matter from an Unnatural Higgs Boson and New Colored Particles at the TeV Scale
MCTP-07-12 James T. Liu, H. Lu, C.N. Pope and Justin F. Vazquez-Poritz Bubbling AdS black holes
MCTP-07-13 James T. Liu, H. Lu, C.N. Pope and Justin F. Vazquez-Poritz New supersymmetric solutions of N=2, D=5 gauged supergravity with hyperscalars
MCTP-07-15 B. Chen, S. Cremonini, A. Donos, F.-L. Lin, H. Lin, J.T. Liu, D. Vaman, W.-Y. Wen Bubbling AdS and droplet descriptions of BPS geometries in IIB supergravity
MCTP-07-16 Daniel J. Phalen and Aaron Pierce Sfermion Interference in Neutralino Decays at the LHC
MCTP-07-17 C.A. Ballon Bayona, H. Boschi-Filho, N.R.F. Braga and L.A. Pando Zayas On a Holographic Model for Confinement/Deconfinement
MCTP-07-18 Eung Jin Chun, Stefano Scopel Quintessential Kination and Leptogenesis
MCTP-07-19 Willie Merrell and Diana Vaman T-duality, quotients and generalized Kahler geometry
MCTP-07-20 Jason Kumar, Arvind Rajaraman, James D. Wells Probing the Green-Schwarz Mechanism at the Large Hadron Collider
MCTP-07-23 Manavendra Mahato, Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas and César A. Terrero-Escalante Black Holes in Cascading Theories: Confinement/Deconfinement Transition and other Thermal Properties
MCTP-07-24 M. R. Becker, T.A. McKay, B. Koester, R. H. Wechsler, E. Rozo, A. Evrard, D. Johnston, E. Sheldon, J. Annis, E. Lau, R. Nichol, C. Miller The Mean and Scatter of the Velocity Dispersion-Optical Richness Relation for maxBCG Galaxy Clusters
MCTP-07-25 A. M. Stein and L. M. Sander Estimating the Cell Density and Invasive Radius of 3d Glioblastoma Tumor Spheroids Grown in Vitro
MCTP-07-26 A.M. Stein, D.A. Vader, T.S. Deisboeck, E.A. Chiocca, L.M. Sander, and D. Weitz Directionality of Glioblastoma Invasion in a 3d in Vitro Experiment
MCTP-07-27 James D. Wells

Status of the Standard Model: Lectures at the Particle Physics, Cosmolgy and Strings Summer School at Perimeter Institute

MCTP-07-28 Yanou Cui, Stephen P. Martin, David E. Morrissey, James D. Wells

Cosmic Strings from Supersymmetric Flat Directions

MCTP-07-29 Michael Gerbush, Ten Jian Khoo, Daniel J. Phalen, Aaron Pierce, David Tucker-Smith Color-Octet Scalars at the LHC0
MCTP-07-30 A. Faraggi, L. A. Pando Zayas and C. Terrero-Escalante

Holographic Entanglement Entropy and Phase Transitions at Finite Temperature

MCTP-07-31 Cedric Delaunay, Christophe Grojen, James D. Wells

Dynamics of Non-renormalizable Electroweak Symmetry Breaking

MCTP-07-32 C. Savage, K. Freese, P. Gondolo Annual modulation of dark matter in the presence of streams
MCTP-07-33 Douglas Spolyar, Katherine Freese, Paolo Gondolo Dark matter and the first stars: a new phase of stellar evolution
MCTP-07-34 Cosimo Bambi, A.D. Dolgov, K. Freese Baryogenesis from Gravitational Decay of TeV-Particles in Theories with Low Scale Gravity
MCTP-07-35 Cosimo Bambi, A.D. Dolgov, K. Freese A Black Hole Conjecture and Rare Decays in Theories with Low Scale Gravity
MCTP-07-36 Quintana, E. V., Adams, F. C., Lissauer, J. J., and Chambers, J. E. Terrestrial Planet Formation around Individual Stars within Wide Binary Star Systems
MCTP-07-37 Thomas-Osip, J., McWilliam, A., Phillips, M. M., Morell, N., Thompson, I., Folkers, T., Adams, F. C., and Lopez-Morales, M.

Calibration of the Relationship between Precipitable Water Vapor and 225 GHz Atmospheric Opacity

MCTP-07-38 Busha, M. T., Evrard, A. E., and Adams, F. C. Asymptotic Form of Cosmic Structure: Small Scale Power and Accretion History
MCTP-07-39 Moorhead, A. V., and Adams, F. C. Eccentricity Evolution of Giant Planet Orbits Due to Circumstellar Disk Torques
MCTP-07-40 Watson, S., Perry, M. J., Kane, G. L., and Adams, F. C. Inflation without Inflaton(s)
MCTP-07-41 Adams, F. C., Bloch, A. M., Butler, S. C., Druce, J. M., and Ketchum, J. A. Orbital Instabilities in a Triaxial Cusp Potential
MCTP-07-42 S.Cremonini, R. de Mello Koch, A. Jevicki Matrix Model Maps and Reconstruction of AdS SUGRA Interactions
MCTP-07-43 Adams, F. C., and Shu, F. H. Ambipolar Diffusion in Molecular Cloud Cores and the Gravomagneto Catastrophe
MCTP-07-44 Jeroen S. van Zon, David Lubensky, Pim R.H. Altena, Pieter ten Wolde An allosteric model of circadian KaiC phosphorylation
MCTP-07-45 David K. Lubensky Equilibrium-like behavior in far-from-equilibrium chemical reaction networks
MCTP-07-46 A.O. Sboychakov, S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
Why macroscopic quantum tunnelling in Josephson junctions differs from tunnelling of a quantum particle
MCTP-07-47 Shrihari Gopalakrishna, Sunghoon Jung, James D. Wells

Higgs boson decays to four fermions through a broken abelian hidden sector

MCTP-07-48 S.J. Bending, D. Cole, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori, T. Tamegai
Ratchet without spatial asymmetry: Controlling the motion of magnetic flux quanta using time-asymmetric drives
MCTP-07-49 V.A. Yampol'skii, A.V. Kats, M.L. Nesterov, A.Yu. Nikitin, T.M. Slipchenko, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
Excitation of surface Josephson plasma waves in layered superconductors
MCTP-07-50 A.Yu. Smirnov, L.G. Mourokh, F. Nori
Forster mechanism of electron-driven proton pump
MCTP-07-51 James D. Wells

How to find a Hidden World at the Large Hadron Collider

MCTP-07-52 E.G. Galkina, B.A. Ivanov, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
Chirality tunneling and quantum dynamics for domain walls in mesoscopic ferromagnets
MCTP-07-53 V.A. Yampol'skii, S. Savel'ev, Z.A. Mayselis, S.S. Apostolov, F. Nori
Anomalous temperature dependence of the Casimir force for thin metal films
MCTP-07-54 V.A. Yampol'skii, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
Voltage-driven quantum oscillations in graphene
MCTP-07-55 S.N. Shevchenko, A.N. Omelyanchouk, A.M. Zagoskin, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
Distinguishing quantum from classical Rabi oscillations in a phase qubit
MCTP-07-56 A.Yu. Smirnov, S. Savel'ev, L.G. Mourokh, F. Nori
Unidirectional rotary nanomotors powered by an electrochemical potential gradient
MCTP-07-57 S. Ooi, S. Savel'ev, M.B. Gaifullin, T. Mochiku, K. Hirata, F. Nori
Nonlinear nanodevices using magnetic flux quanta
MCTP-07-58 M. Grajcar, S. Ashhab, J.R. Johansson, F. Nori
Lower limit on the achievable temperature in resonator-based sideband cooling
MCTP-07-59 A.N. Omelyanchouk, S.N. Shevchenko, A.M. Zagoskin, E. Il'ichev, F. Nori
Pseudo-Rabi oscillations in superconducting flux qubits in the classical regime
MCTP-07-60 A.O. Sboychakov, S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, K.I. Kugel, F. Nori
A mechanism for phase separation in copper oxide superconductors
MCTP-07-61 K.Yu. Bliokh, Yu.P. Bliokh, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
Semiclassical dynamics of electron wave packet states with phase vortices
MCTP-07-62 F. Xue, Y.D. Wang, Y.-x. Liu, F. Nori
Cooling a micro-mechanical beam by coupling it to a transmission line
MCTP-07-63 A.Yu. Smirnov, S. Savel'ev, L.G. Mourokh, F. Nori
Modelling chemical reactions using semiconductor quantum dots
MCTP-07-64 S. Ashhab, K. Maruyama, F. Nori
Detecting mode entanglement: The role of coherent states, superselection rules and particle statistics
MCTP-07-65 S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, X. Hu, A. Kasumov, F. Nori
Quantum electromechanics: Quantum tunneling near resonance and qubits from buckling nanoscale bars
MCTP-07-66 S. Matsuo, S. Ashhab, T. Fujii, F. Nori, K. Nagai, N. Hatakenaka
Generation of macroscopic entangled states in coupled superconducting phase qubits
MCTP-07-67 X.-L. He, J.Q. You, Y.-x. Liu, L.F. Wei, F. Nori
Switchable coupling between charge and flux qubits
MCTP-07-68 X.-L. He, Y.X. Liu, J.Q. You, F. Nori
Variable-frequency-controlled coupling in charge qubit circuits: Effects of microwave field on qubit-state readout
MCTP-07-69 L. He, Y.X. Liu, S. Yi, C.P. Sun, F. Nori
Control of photon propagation via electromagnetically induced transparency in lossless media
MCTP-07-70 S. Savel'ev, V.A. Yampol'skii, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
Layered superconductors as nonlinear waveguides for terahertz waves
MCTP-07-71 A.V. Kats, S. Savel'ev, V.A. Yampol'skii, F. Nori
Left-handed interfaces for electromagnetic surface waves
MCTP-07-72 A.M. Zagoskin, J.R. Johansson, S. Ashhab, F. Nori
Quantum information processing using frequency control of impurity spins in diamond
MCTP-07-73 S. Ashhab, F. Nori
Switchable coupling for superconducting qubits using double resonance in the presence of crosstalk
MCTP-07-74 S. Ashhab, J.R. Johansson, A. Zagoskin, F. Nori
Two-level systems driven by large-amplitude fields
MCTP-07-75 X. Wang, J.Q. You, F. Nori
Deterministic generation of large cluster states using non-deterministic collective measurements based on quantum Zeno effect
MCTP-07-76 V. A. Yampol'skii, S. Savel'ev, O.V. Usatenko, S.S. Mel'nik, F.V. Kusmartsev, A.A. Krokhin, F. Nori
Controlled terahertz frequency response and transparency of Josephson chains and superconducting multilayers
MCTP-07-77 V.R. Misko, S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
Negative differential resistivity in superconductors with periodic arrays of pinning sites
MCTP-07-78 A.M. Zagoskin, S. Savel'ev, F. Nori
Modeling an adiabatic quantum computer via an exact map to a gas of particles
MCTP-07-79 F. Xue, Y.X. Liu, C.P. Sun, F. Nori
Two-mode squeezed states and entangled states of two mechanical resonators
MCTP-07-80 K. Maruyama, T. Iitaka, F. Nori
Enhancement of entanglement transfer in a spin chain by phase-shift control
MCTP-07-81 J.Q. You, Y.X. Liu, C.P. Sun, F. Nori
Persistent single-photon production by tunable on-chip micromaser with a superconducting quantum circuit
MCTP-07-82 J.Q. You, X. Hu, S. Ashhab, F. Nori
Low-decoherence flux qubit
MCTP-07-83 S. Ashhab, K. Maruyama, F. Nori
Observing quantum nonlocality in the entanglement between modes of massive particles
MCTP-07-84 J.Q. You, X.-B. Wang, T. Tanamoto, F. Nori
Efficient one-step generation of large cluster states with solid-state circuits
MCTP-07-85 S. Savel'ev, A.L. Rakhmanov, F. Nori
Quantum terahertz electrodynamics and macroscopic quantum tunneling in layered superconductors
MCTP-07-86 Y.X. Liu, L.F. Wei, J.R. Johansson, J.S. Tsai, F. Nori
Superconducting qubits can be coupled and addressed as trapped ions
MCTP-07-87 P. Kraus and F. Larsen Functions and Elliptic Genera from Supergravity
MCTP-07-88 F. Larsen The Attractor Mechanism in Five Dimensions
MCTP-07-89 A. Castro, J. Davis, F. Larsen, and P. Kraus 5D Attractors with Higher Derivatives
MCTP-07-90 A. Castro, J. Davis, F. Larsen, and P. Kraus 5D Black Holes and Strings with Higher Derivatives
MCTP-07-91 A. Castro, J. Davis, F. Larsen, and P. Kraus Precision Entropy of Spinning Black Holes
MCTP-07-92 P. Kraus, F. Larsen,  and A. Shah Fundamental Strings, Holography, and Nonlinear Superconformal Algebras
MCTP-07-93 J. P. Kestner, L.-M. Duan Effective low-dimensional Hamiltonian for strongly interacting atoms in a transverse trap
MCTP-07-94 B. Wang, L.-M. Duan Possibility of supersolid with repulsive fermions in an anisotropic optical lattice near a Feshbach resonance
MCTP-07-95 J. P. Kestner, L.-M. Duan Level crossing in the three-body problem for strongly interacting fermions in a harmonic trap
MCTP-07-96 L.-M. Duan General Hubbard model for strongly interacting fermions in an optical lattice and its phase detection
MCTP-07-97 Wei Zhang, L.-M. Duan Finite temperature phase diagram of trapped Fermi gases with population imbalance
MCTP-07-98 W. Yi, G.-D. Lin, L.-M. Duan Signal of Bose condensation in an optical lattice at finite temperature
MCTP-07-99 Shi-Liang Zhu, Baigeng Wang, L.-M. Duan Simulation and detection of Dirac fermions with cold atoms in an optical lattice
MCTP-07-100 Y.-J. Han, R. Raussendorf, L.-M. Duan A scheme for demonstration of fractional statistics of anyons in an exactly solvable model
MCTP-07-101 J. P. Krisch and E. N. Glass Collapsing Layers on Schwarzschild-Lemaitre Geodesics

Z.Lalak, D.Langlois, S.Pokorski and K.Turzynski

Curvature and isocurvature perturbations in two-field inflation

Z.Lalak and K.Turzynski

Back-door fine-tuning in supersymmetric low scale inflation
MCTP-07-104 Alexey Petrov, Gagik K. Yeghiyan Lifetime difference in D)- andti-D0 mixing within R-Parity-violatin SUSY
MCTP-07-105 Andriy Badin, Fabrizio Gabbiani, Alexey Petrov Lifetime difference in B(s) mixing: Standard model and beyond
MCTP-07-106 Eugene Golowich, JoAnne Hewett, Sandip Pakvasa, Alexey Petrov Implications of D0- anti-D0 Mixing for New Physics
MCTP-07-107 Lee, J. and Evrard, A.E. Cluster-Supercluster Alignments, Astrophys. J., 657, 30.
MCTP-07-108 Busha, Michael T.; Evrard, August E.; Adams, Fred C. The Asymptotic Form of Cosmic Structure: Small Scale Power and Accretion History, Astrophys.
J., 665, 1.
MCTP-07-109 Koester, B. P., McKay, T. A., Annis, J., Wechsler, R. H., Evrard, A., Bleem, L., Becker, M., Johnston, D., Sheldon, E., Nichol, R., and 16 coauthors, 2007, A MaxBCG Catalog of 13,823 Galaxy Clusters from the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, Astrophys. J., 660, 239.
MCTP-07-110 Koester, B.P., McKay, T.A., Annis, J., Wechsler, R.H., Evrard, A.E.; Rozo, E., Bleem, L., Sheldon, E.S., Johnston, D. MaxBCG: A Red Sequence Galaxy
Cluster Finder, Astrophys. J., 660, 221.
MCTP-07-111 Dupke, R.A., Mirabal, N., Bregman, J.N., Evrard, A.E. The Merger in Abell 576: A Line-of-Sight Bullet Cluster, Astrophys. J., 668, 781.
MCTP-07-112 Cohn, J. D.; Evrard, A. E.; White, M.; Croton, D.; Ellingson, E. Redsequence Cluster Finding in the Millennium, Monthly Notices Royal Astron Soc, 382, 1738.
MCTP-07-113 Becker, M. R.; McKay, T. A.; Koester, B.; Wechsler, R. H.; Rozo, E.; Evrard, A.;
Johnston, D.; Sheldon, E.; Annis, J.; Lau, E.; Nichol, R.; Miller, C.
The Mean and Scatter of the Velocity Dispersion-Optical Richness Relation for maxBCG Galaxy Clusters, Astrophys. J., 669, 905.

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