##### Preprint Number |
##### Author(s) |
##### Title |

MCTP-02-01 |
M. J. Duff |
M-theory on manifolds of $G_2$ holonomy: the first twenty years. |

MCTP-02-02 |
Katherine Freese and Matt Lewis |
Cardassian Expansion: A Model in which the Universe is Flat, Matter Dominated, and Accelerating |

MCTP-02-03 |
L. Everett, G. Kane, S. King, S. Rigolin, and L. Wang |
Pati-Salam Models and Intersecting D Branes |

MCTP-02-04 |
Martin B. Einhorn |
Instanton of Type IIB Supergravity in Ten Dimensions |

MCTP-02-05 |
H. Lu and J.F. Vazquez-Poritz |
Resolution of overlapping branes |

MCTP-02-06 |
Ioannis Giannakis, James Liu and Hai-cang Ren |
Angular Momentum Mixing in Crystalline Color Superconductivity |

MCTP-02-07 |
Gordon L. Kane, Lian-Tao Wang, Ting T. Wang |
Supersymmetry and the Cosmic Ray Positron Excess |

MCTP-02-08 |
Gordon L. Kane |
TASI LECTURES: Weak Scale Supersymmetry - A Top-Motivated-Bottom-Up Approach |

MCTP-02-09 |
F. Larsen, J.P. van der Schaar, R.G. Leigh |
De Sitter Holography and the Cosmological Microwave Background |

MCTP-02-10 |
Philip A. Hughes, Mark A. Miller, G. Comer Duncan |
3D Hydrodynamic Simulations of Relativistic Extragalactic Jets |

MCTP-02-11 |
Leopoldo Pando Zayas and Jacob Sonnenschein |
Penrose Limits and Nonconformal Field Theories |

MCTP-02-12 |
S^1-wrapped D3-branes on Conifolds |
H. Lu and J.F. Vazquez-Poritz |

MCTP-02-13 |
M. Cvetic, G.W. Gibbons, H. Lu, C.N. Pope |
Almost special Holonomy in Type IIA&M Theory |

MCTP-02-14 |
Matthew Lewis and Katherine Freese |
A Wavelet Analysis of Solar Climate Forcing: I) Solar Cycle |

MCTP-02-15 |
M. Cvetic, H. Lu and C.N. Pope |
Penrose Limit, PP-waves and Deformed M2-branes |

MCTP-02-16 |
Marcela Carena, David Gerdes, Howard Haber, Andre Turcot, and Peter Zerwas |
Executive Summary of the Snowmass 2001 Working Group P1: Electroweak Symmetry Breaking |

MCTP-02-17 |
L.D. Paniak and R.J. Szabo |
Instanton Expansion of Noncommutative Gauge Theory in Two Dimensions |

MCTP-02-18 |
M. Cvetic, H. Lu and C.N. Pope |
Supernumerary Supersymmetries, PP-Waves and Penrose Limits |

MCTP-02-19 |
H. Lu and J.F. Vazquez-Poritz |
Penrose Limits of Non-standard Brane Intersections |

MCTP-02-20 |
Z.W. Chong, M. Cvetic, G.W. Gibbons, H. Lu, C.N. Pope and P. Wagner |
General Metrics of G_2 Holonomy and Contraction Limits |

MCTP-02-21 |
Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas and Diana Vaman |
Comments on Penrose Limits of AdS^5 x T^{1,1}and Supersymmetry |

MCTP-02-22 |
H. Lu |
New G_2 Metric, D6-branes and Lattice Universe |

MCTP-02-23 |
Martin B. Einhorn and Jose Wudka |
On the Vafa-Witten Theorem on Spontaneous Breaking of Parity |

MCTP-02-24 |
Katherine Freese and WIll Kinney |
The Ultimate Fate of Life in an Accelerating Universe |

MCTP-02-25 |
Steven Abel, Katherine Freese, Ian Kogan |
Hagedorn Inflation: Open Strings attached to Branes can drive Inflation |

MCTP-02-26 |
Eric Gimon, Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas and J. Sonnenschein |
RG flows and Penrose Limits |

MCTP-02-27 |
M. J. Duff |
MCTP Annual Report 2001-2002 |

MCTP-02-28 |
M. Cvetic, G.W. Gibbons, H. Lu and C.N. Pope |
Bianchi IX Self-dual Einstein Metrics and Singular G_2 Manifolds |

MCTP-02-29 |
M. Cvetic, G.W. Gibbons, H. Lu and C.N. Pope |
Bianchi IX Self-dual Einstein Metrics and Singular G_2 Manifolds |

MCTP-02-30 |
Thomas Dent, Joaquim Silva-Marcos (CFIF/IST, Lisbon) |
A realistic formulation of approximate CP |

MCTP-02-31 |
P.R. Berman, M. Ducloy, and D. Bloch |
Free precession decay in selective reflection |

MCTP-02-32 |
C.P. Search and P.R. Berman |
Recoil-inducedresonances in ground-state, pump-probe spectroscopy |

MCTP-02-33 |
C.P. Search, A.G. Rojo, and P.R. Berman |
Ground state and quasiparticle spectrum of a two-component Bose-Einstein condensate |

MCTP-02-34 |
B. Dubetsky and P.R. Berman |
Spectrum of light scattering from an extended wave packet |

MCTP-02-35 |
C.P. Search and P.R. Berman |
Transferring the atom statistics of a Bose-Einstein condensate to an optical field |

MCTP-02-36 |
B. Dubetsky and P.R. Berman |
Asymptotic atomic gratings produced by a large angle beam splitter |

MCTP-02-37 |
B. Dubetsky and P.R. Berman |
lambda/4, lambda/8, and higher order atom gratings via Raman transitions |

MCTP-02-38 |
V. Malinovsky and P.R. Berman |
Momentum transfer using chirped standing wave fields: Bragg scattering |

MCTP-02-39 |
M.J. Duff, James T. Liu and H. Sati |
Complementarity of the Maldacena and Karch-Randall Pictures |

MCTP-02-40 |
G.L.Kane, J. Lykken, Brent Nelson, and Lian-Tao Wang |
Re-examination of Electroweak Symmetry Breaking and Implications for Light superpartners |

MCTP-02-41 |
Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas and Diana Vaman |
Hagedorn Behavior of Strings in Pp-wave |

MCTP-02-42 |
S. Baek, P. Ko and W.Y. Song |
SUSY breaking mediation mechanisms and $(g-2)_{\mu}$, $B\rightarrow X_s \gamma$, ~$B \rightarrow X_{s} l^+ l^-$ and $B_s \rightarrow \mu^+ \mu^-$ |

MCTP-02-43 |
M. J. Duff |
Comment on time-varying fundamental constants |

MCTP-02-44 |
Thomas Dent |
Modular symmetry, twisted sector and flavour |

MCTP-02-45 |
E. Gimon, L.A. Pando Zayas, J. Sonnenschein and M.J. Strassler |
A string theory of Hadrons via a Penrose Limit |

MCTP-02-46 |
G. L. Kane, J. Lykken, S. Mrenna, B. D. Nelson, L.-T. Wang and T. T. Wang |
Theory-Motivated Benchmark Models and Superpartners at the Tevatron |

MCTP-02-47 |
Martin B. Einhorn and Finn Larsen |
Interacting Quantum Field Theory in de~Sitter Vacua |

MCTP-02-48 |
Stephen P. Martin, James D. Wells |
Super-conservative interpretation of muon g-2 results applied to supersymmetry |

MCTP-02-49 |
John Cardy and Robert Ziff |
Exact results for the universal area distribution of clusters in percolation, Ising and Potts models |

MCTP-02-50 |
Paolo Gondolo and Katherine Freese |
Dark Energy as Interacting Dark Matter with Negative Pressure |

MCTP-02-51 |
Jarah Evslin and Hisham Sati |
SUSY vs E8 Gauge Theory in 11 Dimensions |

MCTP-02-52 |
Donald Marolf and Leopoldo A. Pando Zayas |
On the Singularity Structure and the Stability of Plane Waves |

MCTP-02-53 |
Andreas Birkedal-Hansen and Brent D. Nelson |
Relic Neutralino Densities and Detection Rates with Nonuniversal Gaugino Masses |

MCTP-02-54 |
Charles R. Doering, Carl Mueller and Peter Smereka |
Interacting particles, the stochastic Fisher-Kolmogorov-Petrovsky-Piscunov equation, and duality |

MCTP-02-55 |
J. D. Gibbon and Charles R. Doering |
Intermittency in the Navier-Stokes equations |

MCTP-02-56 |
James T. Liu |
Braneworlds and Large Extra Dimensions |

MCTP-02-57 |
Brent D. Nelson |
Anomaly Mediated Supersymmetry Breaking From a String Theory Perspective |

MCTP-02-58 |
P. Ko, G. Kramer, Jae-hyeon Park |
Large B0-B0 bar mixing, B -> J/psi K_s and B -> X_d gamma in general MSSM |

MCTP-02-59 |
Alex Buchel |
Gauge/string correspondence in curved space |

MCTP-02-60 |
Katherine Freese, Matthew Lewis, Jan Pieter van der Schaar |
Observational Tests of Open Strings in Braneworld Scenarios |

MCTP-02-61 |
M.J. Duff, James T. Liu and H. Sati |
Quantum discontinuity for massive spin 3/2 with a Lambda term |

MCTP-02-62 |
Ioannis Giannakis, James T. Liu and Hai-cang Ren |
Linearized gravity in the Karch-Randall braneworld |

MCTP-02-63 |
M. Carena, J. Ellis, S. Mrenna, A. Pilaftsis, and C.E.M. Wagner |
Collider Probes of the MSSM Higgs Sector with Explicit CP Violation |

MCTP-02-64 |
James T. Liu, H. Lu and C.N. Pope |
The Radion Mode in Consistent Brane-World Reductions |

MCTP-02-65 |
G.L.Kane, P. Ko, C. Kolda, Jae-Hyeon Park, Haibin Wang and Lian-Tao Wang |
$B_d \rightarrow \phi K_s$ and supersymmetry |

MCTP-02-66 |
R. Akhoury, H. Wang, O. Yakovlev |
On the Resummation of Large QCD Corrections to $\gamma \gamma \to b \bar{b}$ |

MCTP-02-68 |
Paul S. Aspinwall, R. Paul Horja, Robert L. Karp |
Massless D-Branes on Calabi-Yau Threefolds and Monodromy |

MCTP-02-69 |
A. Batrachenko, M. J. Duff and J. X. Lu |
The membrane at the end of the (de Sitter) universe |

MCTP-02-70 |
F. Larsen, A. Naqvi, and S. Terashima |
Rolling Tachyons and Decaying Branes |

MCTP-02-71 |
Martin B. Einhorn |
Instantons and SL(2,R) Symmetry in Type IIB Supergravity |

MCTP-02-72 |
Kazuhiro Tobe, James D. Wells |
Revisiting Top-Bottom-Tau Yukawa Unification in Supersymmetric Grand Unified Theories |

MCTP-02-73 |
Bialek, J.J., Evrard, A.E., Mohr, J.J., 2002, |
A Cold Front in a Preheated Galaxy Cluster, Astrophys J, 578, L9. |