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The research at FTPI includes the major areas of theoretical physics: Theoretical Particle Physics, Astrophysics and Cosmology, and Condensed Matter Physics and Biophysics. In addition to supporting the faculty, postdoctoral researchers, and graduate students involved in this research at the Institute, FTPI also hosts short- and long-term visitors and organizes workshops on topics of acute interest in the major areas of study.

Please visit the homepages of our faculty and postdocs for an overview of individual research interests, work, and recent publications, or follow the links below for excerpts from the Annual Report.



FTPI Publication List


Year: 2014

FTPI-MINN-14/01 Two-Dimensional Sigma Models Related to Non-Abelian Strings in Super-Yang-Mills M. Shifman and A. Yung  
FTPI-MINN-14/03 More on the Abrikosov string with non-Abelian moduli M. Shifman, G. Tallarita and A. Yung  
FTPI-MINN-14/04 Gapless excitations of axially symmetric vortices in systems with tensorial order parameter Peterson and Shifman  
FTPI-MINN-14/05 N=(0, 2) Deformation of (2, 2) Sigma Models: Geometric Structure, Holomorphic Anomaly and Exact Beta Functions Chen, Cui, Shifman and Vainshtein  
FTPI-MINN-14/06 Remarks on the effect of bound states and threshold in g-2 Melnikov, Vainshtein and Voloshin Phys.Rev. D90 (2014) 017301
FTPI-MINN-14/07 Peccei-Quinn Symmetric Pure Gravity Mediation J. L. Evans, M. Ibe, K.A. Olive, and T. T. Yanagida  
FTPI-MINN-14/08 Decoding perturbation theory using resurgence: Stokes phenomena, new saddle points and Lefschetz thimbles Cherman, Dorigoni and Unsal  
FTPI-MINN-14/09 N=1 Duality in the Chiral Limit from N=2 Duality M. Shifman and A. Yung Phys.Rev. D90 (2014) 065014
FTPI-MINN-14/10 Resurrecting Quadratic Inflation in No-Scale Supergravity in Light of BICEP2 John Ellis, Marcos Garcia, Dimitri Nanopoulos and Keith Olive. JCAP 1405 (2014) 037
FTPI-MINN-14/11 The Extent of the Stop Coannihilation Strip Ellis, Olive and Zheng Eur.Phys.J. C74 (2014) 2947
FTPI-MINN-14/12 A No-Scale Inflationary Model to Fit Them All John Ellis, Marcos Garcia, Dimitri Nanopoulos and Keith Olive. JCAP 08 (2014) 044
FTPI-MINN-14/13 Contribution of Z b resonances to Υ(5S )π π π χ b

Xin Li and M.B. Voloshin

Phys. Rev. D 90, 014036
FTPI-MINN-14/14 T-Reflection
Basar, Cherman, McGady and Yamazaki
FTPI-MINN-14/15 Making Supersymmetric Quivers from N =(0,2) Sigma Models Shifman, Vainshtein and Yung  
FTPI-MINN-14/16 The decays Ξ bΛ b π and diquark correlations in hyperons Xin Li and M.B. Voloshin Phys.Rev. D90 (2014) 033016
FTPI-MINN-14/17 Non-Abelian Moduli on Domain Walls Kurianovych and Shifman  
FTPI-MINN-14/18 Real-Time Feynman Path Integral Realization of Instantons Cherman and Unsal  
FTPI-MINN-14/19 The NUHMZ after LHC Run I O. Buchmueller, et al.  
FTPI-MINN-14/20 Physics at the e+e- Collider Moortgat-Pick, et al.  
FTPI-MINN-14/21 Inflationary tensor fossils in large-scale structure Dimastrogiovanni, Fasiello, Jeong, and Kamionkowski  
FTPI-MINN-14/22 Casimir energy of confining large N gauge theories Basar, Cherman, McGady and Yamazaki.  
FTPI-MINN-14/23 Metastable vacuum decay in center-stabilized Yang-Mills theory at large N Li and Voloshin  
FTPI-MINN-14/24 Universality in Pure Gravity Mediation with Vector Multiplets Evans and Olive  
FTPI-MINN-14/25 The Impact of Star Formation and Gamma-Ray Burst Rates at High Redshift on Cosmic Chemical Evolution and Reionization E. Vangioni, K.A. Olive, T. Prestegard, J. Silk, P. Petitjean, V. Mandic.  
FTPI-MINN-14/26 Bose-Fermi Degeneracies in Large N Adjoint QCD Basar, Cherman and McGady.  
FTPI-MINN-14/27 Low energy dynamics of U (1) vortices in systems with cholesteric vacuum structure Peterson, Shifman and Tallarita  


FTPI-MINN-14/39 The NUHM2 after LHC Run 1 O. Buchmueller, et al.  
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