Western University Physics adn AstronomyWestern Science

Alex Buchel, Professor

Alex Buchel

Contact Information

Office: PAB 259
Tel: (519) 661-2111 x88794
E-mail: abuchel [at] uwo [at] ca

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Research Areas

Superstring Theory, Quantum Gravity, Black Hole Thermodynamics, Gauge Theory, Cosmology

Research Interests

    • Superstring Theory
    • Quantum Gravity
    • Black Hole Thermodynamics
    • Gauge Theory
    • Cosmology

    Representative Publications

    1. Holographic Thermalization, stability of AdS, and the Fermi-Pasta-Ulam-Tsingou paradox, Venkat Balasubramanian, Alex Buchel, Stephen R. Green, Luis Lehner and Steven L. Liebling, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.113.071601, Phys.Rev.Lett. 113 (2014) 071601.
    2. On consistent truncations in N = 2* holography, Venkat Balasubramanian and Alex Buchel, DOI: 10.1007/JHEP02(2014)030, JHEP 1402 (2014) 030.
    3. Cascading gauge theory on dS4 and String Theory landscape, Alex Buchel and Damian A. Galante, DOI: 10.1016/j.nuclphysb.2014.03.022, Nucl.Phys. B883 (2014) 107-148.
    4. Universality of Abrupt Holographic Quenches, Alex Buchel, Robert C. Myers and Anton van Niekerk, DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.201602, Phys.Rev.Lett. 111 (2013) 201602.
    5. Localization and holography in N=2 gauge theories, Alex Buchel, DOI: 10.1007/JHEP08(2013)004, JHEP 1308 (2013) 004.

    Professional Activities