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Preprint Number Author(s) Title
MCTP-09-01 I. Antoniadis, A. Boyarsky, S. Espahbodi, O. Ruchayskiy, J.D. Wells, Anomaly driven signatures of new invisible physics at the Large Hadron Collider
MCTP-09-02 Daniel J. Phalen, Aaron Pierce, Neal Weiner Cosmic Ray Positrons from Annihilations into a New, Heavy Lepton
MCTP-09-03 Bobby Acharya , Phill Grajek , Gordon L. Kane , Eric Kuflik , Kerim Identifying Multi-Top Events from Gluino Decay at the LHC

Arjun Menon and David E. Morrissey

Higgs Boson Signatures of MSSM Electroweak Baryogenesis

Amjad Ashoorioon, Axel Krause & Krzysztof Turzynski

Energy Transfer in Multi Field Inflation and Cosmological Perturbations http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/0810/0810.4660v3.pdf

Amjad Ashoorioon, Katherine Freese, James T. Liu

Slow nucleation rates in Chain Inflation with QCD Axions or Monodromy http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/0810/0810.0228v1.pdf

Kenji Kadota, Keith A. Olive and Liliana Velasco-Sevilla

A Sneutrino NLSP in the $\nu$CMSSM

J. Heckman, G.L. Kane, J. Shao and C. Vafa

The Footprint of F-theory at the LHC

MCTP-09-09 Sera Cremonini, Kentaro Hanaki, James T. Liu, Phillip Szepietowski Higher derivative effects on $\eta/s$ at finite chemical potential
MCTP-09-10 Amjad Ashoorioon and Thomas Konstandin Strong electroweak phase transitions without collider traces
MCTP-09-11 Shrihari Gopalakrishna, Seung J. Lee, James D. Wells Dark matter and Higgs boson implications of fermions in an abelian-gauged hidden sector
MCTP-09-12 Manoj Kaplinghat, Daniel J. Phalen, and Kathryn M. Zurek

Pulsars as the Source of the WMAP Haze


Gordon Kane, Piyush Kumar and Jing Shao

CP-violating Phases in M-theory and Implications for EDMs
MCTP-09-14 Arjun Menon, Rob Morris, Aaron Pierce, and Neal Weiner Capture and Indirect Detection of Inelastic Dark Matter
MCTP-09-15 Finn Larsen and Ross O'Connell

Flux Attractors and Generating Functions

MCTP-09-16 Henry, J.P.; Evrard, A.E.; Hoekstra, H.; Babul, A.; Mahdavi, A. The X-ray Cluster Normalization of the Matter Power Spectrum, Astrophys. J., 691, 1307
MCTP-09-17 Stanek, R.; Rudd, D.; Evrard, A.E. The Effect of Gas Physics on the Halo
Mass Function, Monthly Notices Royal Astron Soc, 394, L11,
MCTP-09-18 Molnar, S.M.; Hearn, N.; Haiman, Z.; Bryan, G.; Evrard, A.E.; Lake, G. Accretion Shocks in Clusters of Galaxies and their SZ Signature from
Cosmological Simulations, Astrophys. J., in press, (arXiv:0902.3323)
MCTP-09-19 Rozo, E.; Wechsler, R.H.; Rykoff, E.S.; Annis, J.; Becker, M.; Evrard, A.;
Friemann, J.; Hansen, S.; Hao, J.; Johnston, D.; Koester, B.P.; McKay, T.;
Sheldon, E.; Weinberg, D.
Cosmological Constraints from the SDSS
maxBCG Cluster Catalog, Astrophys. J, submitted, (arXiv:0902.3702)
MCTP-09-20 C. Doran, L. Pando Zayas, V. Rodgers and K. Stiffler Luscher Term for k-string Potential from Hologarphic One Loop Corrections in 2+1
MCTP-09-21 Junya Kasahara, Katherine Freese, Paolo Gondolo Dark Matter in the MSSM Golden Region
MCTP-09-22 Katherine Freese, Paolo Gondolo, J.A. Sellwood, Douglas Spolyar Dark Matter during the formation of the First Stars and in Dark Stars
MCTP-09-23 Cosimo Bambi, Katherine Freese Apparent shape of super-spinning black holes
MCTP-09-24 Katherine Freese Review of Observational Evidence for Dark Matter in the Universe and in upcoming searches for Dark Stars
MCTP-09-25 Katherine Freese, Peter Bodenheimer, Paolo Gondolo and Douglas Spolyar Dark Stars: the First Stars in the Universe may be powered by Dark Matter Heating
MCTP-09-26 Christopher Savage, Katherine Freese, Paolo Gondolo and Douglas Spolyar new Galactic rotation velocity measurements
MCTP-09-27 Douglas Spolyar, Katherine Freese, Paolo Gondolo, Anthony Aguirre, Peter Bodenheimer, Jeremy A. Sellwood and Naoki Yoshida Dark Stars: Dod och Ateruppstndelse
MCTP-09-28 Paolo Gondolo, Katherine Freese, Douglas Spolyar, Anthony Aguirre, Peter Bodenheimer, Jeremy A. Sellwood and Naoki Yoshida Dark Stars:Begynnelsen
MCTP-09-29 J. Greiner, S.E. Boggs, G. DiCocco, K.T. Freese, N. Gehrels, D. H. Hartman, A. Lyudin, G. Kanbach and A. A. Zdziarski Nuclear Resonances: The quest for large column dinsities and a new tool.
MCTP-09-31 Katherine Freese, Douglas Spolyar, Peter Bodenheimer, Paolo Gondolo Dark Stars: A New Study of the First Stars in the Universe.
MCTP-09-32 Douglas Spolyar, Peter Bodenheimer, Katherine Freese, Paolo Gondolo Dark Stars: A New Look at the First Stars in the Universe.
MCTP-09-33 De-Chang Dai, Katherine Freese and Dejan Stojkovic Constraints on dark matter particles charged under a hidden gauge group from primordial black holes
MCTP-09-34 Douglas Spolyar, Matthew Buckley, Katherine Freese, Dan Hooper and Hitoshi Murayama High Energy Neutrinos As A Test of Leptophilic Dark Matter
MCTP-09-35 Sunghoon Jung, Hitoshi Murayama, Aaron Pierce, James D. Wells Top quark forward-backward asymmetry from t-channel physics
MCTP-09-36 J.P. Krisch and E.N. Glass

Killing vectors and anisotropy

MCTP-09-37 Flacke, Katherine Freese, Dan Hooper and Arjun Menon Kaluza-Klein Dark Matter and Neutrinos from Annihilation In The Sun

Cosmin Ilie, Tirthabir Biswas, Katherine Freese

Are we seeing the beginnings of Inflation?
URL: http://arxiv.org/pdf/0908.0991


M. Olechowski, S. Pokorski, K. Turzynski, J. Wells

Reheating temperature and gauge mediation models of supersymmetry breaking

J.P. Krisch and E.N. Glass

Counter-rotating Kerr manifolds separated by a fluid shell
MCTP-09-41 Timothy Cohen, Daniel J. Phalen, and Aaron Pierce Supersymmetric Baryogenesis from Exotic Quark Decays

Spencer Chang, Aaron Pierce, and Neal Weiner

Momentum Dependent Dark Matter Scattering

Daniel Feldman

Superparticle Signatures: from PAMELA to the LHC

Bobby Samir Acharya, Piyush Kumar, Gordon Kane, and Scott Watson

A Non-thermal WIMP Miracle


Timothy Cohen and Kathryn Zurek

Leptophilic Dark Matter from the Lepton Asymmetry
MCTP-09-46 Graham Kribs, Tuhin Roy, John Terning, Kathryn M. Zurek

Quirky Dark Matter

MCTP-09-47 Kenji Kadota and Keith Olive Heavy Right-Handed Neutrinos and Dark Matter in nuCMSSM
MCTP-09-48 Daniel Feldman, Zuowei Liu, Pran Nath, and  Brent D. Nelson Explaining PAMELA and WMAP data through Coannihilations in Extended SUGRA with Collider Implications
MCTP-09-49 James D. Wells Lectures on Higgs Boson Physics in the Standard Model and Beyond
MCTP-09-50 Kenji Kadota and Jing Shao Enhanced Tau Lepton Signatures at LHC in Constrained Supersymmetric Seesaw
MCTP-09-51 Sera Cremonini, James T. Liu & Phillip Szepietowski Higher Derivative Corrections to R-charged Black Holes: Boundary Counterterms and the Mass-Charge Relation
MCTP-09-52 Ning Chen, Daniel Feldman, Zuowei Liu, and Pran Nath SUSY and Higgs Signatures Implied by Cancellations in b to s gamma
MCTP-09-53 Henriette Elvang, Daniel Z. Freedman and Michael Kiermaier Solution to the Ward Identities for Superamplitudes
MCTP-09-54 Amjad Ashoorioon, Hassan Firouzjahi and Mohammmad Mahdi Sheikh-Jabbari Matrix Inflation and the Landscape of its Potential
MCTP-09-55 Sandeepan Gupta and James Wells Next Generation Higgs Bosons

B. G. Demczyk, J. Cumings, A. Zettl and R. O. Ritchie

Structure of Boron Nitride Nanotubules
MCTP-09-57 B.G. Demczyk, Y.M. Wang, J. Cumings, M. Hetman, W. Han, A. Zettl and R.O. Ritchie Direct Mechanical Measurement of the Tensile Strength and Elastic Modulus of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes
MCTP-09-58 B. G. Demczyk,  A. H. King, R. J. Gambino On the Two to Three Dimensional Growth Transition in Strained Silicon Germanium Thin Films
MCTP-09-59 Daniel Feldman, Zuowei Liu, Pran Nath Connecting the Direct Detection of Dark Matter with Observation of Sparticles at the LHC
MCTP-09-60 Finn Larsen, Ross O'Connell, Daniel Robbins Hypermoduli Stabilization, Flux Attractors, and Generating Functions

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