Dozent:            Prof. Dr. F. R. Klinkhamer
Assistant:         Dr. J. S. Diaz

Seminar time:  Monday, 11:30-13:00, room 12/1 of the Physikhochhaus (building 30.23)

Sign-up:           If you would like to participate in the seminar, contact Dr. Diaz.
                         This seminar is aimed at Bachelor/Master-level students. We will discuss
                         theoretical and experimental features of violations of Lorentz invariance.
                         Student presentations can be in English or German.


  Date Article Journal reference Speaker
1 Nov 17 Special Relativity and Lorentz Invariance, C. Lämmerzahl Ann. Phys. 14, 71 (2005)

2 Nov 24 CPT Violation and the Standard Model, D. Colladay and V.A. Kostelecký Phys. Rev. D55, 6760 (1997)  
3 Dec 8 Signals for Lorentz Violation in Electrodynamics, V.A. Kostelecký and M. Mewes Phys. Rev. D66, 056005 (2002) Florian Herren
4 Dec 15 Lorentz-Violating Electrostatics and Magnetostatics, Q. Bailey and V.A. Kostelecký Phys. Rev. D70, 076006 (2004) Kumar Ghosh
5 Jan 12 An Experimental Study of the Rate of a Moving Atomic Clock, H.E. Ives and G.R. Stilwell J. Opt. Soc. Am. 28, 215 (1938)  
6 Jan 26 New Methods of Testing Lorentz Violation in Electrodynamics [+Erratum], M.E. Tobar et al. Phys. Rev. D71, 025004 (2005)
Phys. Rev. D75, 049902 (2007)
Max Delto
7 Feb 9 New Two-Sided Bound on the Isotropic Lorentz-Violating Parameter of Modified- Maxwell Theory, F.R. Klinkhamer and M. Schreck Phys. Rev. D 78, 085026 (2008) Pascal Nagel