The String Theory Universe

from Monday, 22 September 2014 (08:30) to Friday, 26 September 2014 (16:00)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
22 Sep 2014
23 Sep 2014
24 Sep 2014
25 Sep 2014
26 Sep 2014
AM
08:30 Registration   ()
09:00
Special Interest Talk (until 10:00) ()
09:00 Achucarro - Strings and the Cosmic Microwave Background   ()
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10:00
Plenary (until 10:30) ()
10:00 Kallosh - Recent developments in string theory/supergravity cosmology   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Plenary (until 12:30) ()
11:00 Shiu - Large Field Inflation in String Theory   ()
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11:30 Seminara - Supersymmetric Wilson loops and the Bremsstrahlung function in N=6 Super Chern- Simons with matter   ()
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12:00 Taylor - Generalized entanglement entropy   ()
09:00
Overview Talk (until 10:00) ()
09:00 Takayanagi - Entanglement Entropy and Spacetime Geometry   ()
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10:00
Plenary (until 10:30) ()
10:00 Evans - Dynamic AdS/QCD and Nc,Nf Dependence of Gauge Theory   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Plenary (until 13:00) ()
11:00 Anomalous magneto-response and the Stueckelberg axion in holography   ()
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11:30 Gauntlett - Holographic lattices, metals and insulators   ()
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12:00 Kristjansen - A Holographic Quantum Hall Ferromagnet and its Conductivity Tensor   ()
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12:30 Sfetsos - Integrable interpolations in σ-models and in supergravity   ()
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09:00
Overview Talk (until 10:00) ()
09:00 Marchesano - String Phenomenology Today   ()
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10:00
Plenary (until 10:30) ()
10:00 Cvetic - F-theory Compactification with Abelian Sector   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Plenary (until 13:00) ()
11:00 Ibanez - Higgs versus inflation in string theory   ()
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11:30 Nilles - Aligned natural inflation in string theory   ()
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12:00 Ovrut - R-Parity Violating Supersymmetry, LSP Decays and the Neutrino Mass Hierarchy   ()
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12:30 Groot Nibbelink - Non-supersymmetric heterotic model building   ()
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09:00
Overview Talk (until 10:00) ()
09:00 Zavala - String Theory and Cosmology in the 21st Century   ()
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10:00
Plenary (until 10:30) ()
10:00 Murthy - Quantum entropy of black holes   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Plenary (until 12:00) ()
11:00 Grumiller - Flat space higher spin holography   ()
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11:30 De Boer - Differential entropy   ()
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09:00
Overview Talk (until 10:00) ()
09:00 Martelli - Supersymmetric gauge theories, localization and holography   ()
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10:00
Plenary (until 10:30) ()
10:00 Anguelova - Glueballs as inflatons   ()
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10:30 --- Coffee ---
11:00
Plenary (until 12:30) ()
11:00 Blumenhagen - Large field inflation and moduli stabilization   ()
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11:30 Papadodimas - The Black Hole interior in AdS/CFT and the information paradox   ()
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12:00 Forini - Sigma model perturbation theory and AdS/CFT spectrum   ()
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PM
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Plenary (until 16:00) ()
14:00 Lozano - New AdS/CFT duals through non-Abelian T-duality   ()
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14:30 Wendland - Mathieu Moonshine: Facts and Fantasies   ()
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15:00 Hartmann: Stability of black holes and solitons in Anti-de Sitter space-time   ()
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15:30 Boels - String theory in target space   ()
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16:00 --- Coffee ---
16:30
Parallel (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Bernamonti - Holographic entanglement entropy in excited states from 2d CFT   ()
17:00 Rosseel - Newton-Cartan geometry for holography   ()
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17:20 Giataganas - Anisotropic Gauge/Gravity Dualities   ()
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17:40 Rollier - New warped holography   ()
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16:30
Parallel (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Klevers: Global F-Theory Models with U(1)'s and Discrete Gauge Groups   ()
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17:00 Mayrhofer - Four-Dimensional F-Theory Compactifications with Discrete Gauge Symmetries via Higgsing   ()
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17:20 Di Pietro - A Cardy-like formula in 4d   ()
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17:40 Diaz Benito - Charges and restricted Schur polynomials for CFT's with classical gauge groups   ()
16:30
Parallel (until 18:00) ()
16:30 Grignani - Holographic Bilayers   ()
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17:00 Cirafici - Line defects in N=2 QFT: framed quivers and cluster algebras   ()
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17:20 Schmude - Super Yang-Mills theory in curved space-time and localisation   ()
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17:40 Sundin - The quantum light-cone gauge   ()
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18:00
Welcome Reception and Poster Session (until 20:00) ()
18:00 Poster Session   ()
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Special Interest Talk (until 15:30) ()
14:30 Koepke - IceCube Neutrino Observatory - PeV neutrinos from the cosmos   ()
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15:30
Plenary (until 16:30) ()
15:30 Camps - Generalized entropy and higher derivative gravity   ()
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16:00 Costa - Thermodynamics of the BMN matrix model at strong coupling   ()
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16:30 --- Coffee ---
17:00
Discussion (until 18:30) ()
17:00 WG1 Discussion Session   ()
13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Discussion (until 16:00) ()
16:00 --- Coffee ---
16:30 Administrative COST Meeting   ()
12:00 Lledo: On gender, science and all that   ()
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13:00 --- Lunch ---
14:30
Parallel (until 16:30) ()
14:30 Kanti - Cosmological Solutions in Dilaton-Gauss-Bonnet Theory   ()
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14:50 Gupta - Logarithmic Corrections to Extremal Black Hole Entropy   ()
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15:10 Tan - Closed String Partition Function of Doubled Geometries   ()
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15:30 Maccaferri - Background independence of open string field theory   ()
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15:50 Sahoo - Higher Dimensional Bianchi Type-III universe with strange quark matter attached to string cloud in general relativity   ()
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16:10 Garat - New tetrads in Riemannian geometry and new ensuing results in group theory, gauge theory and fundamental physics in Einstein-Maxwell spacetimes.   ()
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14:30
Parallel (until 16:30) ()
14:30 Arean - Holographic Noise   ()
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14:50 Withers - Breaking translational symmetry in holography   ()
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15:10 Korovin - Scale versus Conformal Invariance in Holography with Higher Derivative Corrections   ()
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15:30 Gnecchi - First order flow for non-extremal AdS black holes   ()
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15:50 Veliz Osorio - Attractive c-functions from holography   ()
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16:10 Passias - Advances in AdS(6)/CFT(5) correspondence   ()
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14:30
Parallel (until 16:30) ()
14:30 Staessens - Rigour & Rigidity: Systematics of Intersecting D6-brane Model Building on T6/Z2×Z6 with DiscreteTorsion   ()
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14:50 Mehta - Orbifolds as free fermion models   ()
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15:10 Blaszczyk - Tachyons (or not) in N=0 heterotic compactifications   ()
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15:30 Inverso - Symplectic deformations of gauged supergravities   ()
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15:50 Coimbra - Generalised Special Holonomy and N=1 Backgrounds   ()
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16:10 Oehlmann - The Social Network of toric F-Theory Fibrations   ()
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16:30 --- Coffee ---
17:00
Discussion (until 18:30) ()
19:30 --- Banquet ---
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00
Plenary (until 16:00) ()
14:00 Garcia Etxebarria - Torsion, Duality and the Wilderness of Orientifolds   ()
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14:30 Knapp - D-branes in non-abelian gauged linear sigma models   ()
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15:00 Argurio - Anatomy of new SUSY-breaking holographic RG-flows   ()
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15:30 Conference Summary & Outlook   ()