Programme for the Nordic String meeting 2015

Thursday February 19

 

09.30 - 10.30: guest lecture by Kyriakos Papadodimas (RuG,CERN): The information paradox in AdS/CFT I

10.30 - 11.00: coffee and tea

11.00 - 12.00: guest lecture by Kyriakos Papadodimas (RuG,CERN): The information paradox in AdS/CFT II

12.00 - 14.00: lunch

14.00 - 14.30: R. Rahman (Potsdam): Consistent propagation of massive higher spins in a gravitational background
14.30 - 15.00: J. Vysoky (Bremen): Generalized geometry and effective actions for strings and branes
15.00 - 15.30: M. Sperling (Hannover): Instantons on cones and sine-cones over Sasakian manifolds
15.30 - 16.00: A. Lipstein (Hamburg): Ambitwistor string theory

16.00 - 16.30: coffee and tea

16.30 - 17.00: M. Chiodaroli (Potsdam): Simplifying Scattering Amplitudes in N < 4 supergravities
17.00 - 17.30: A. Cagnazzo (Hamburg): Spectra of sigma models on symmetric and semi-symmetric spaces
17.30 - 18.00: E. Vescosi (Berlin): Sigma model perturbation theory

Friday February 20

 

09.30 - 10.00: S. van Tongeren (Berlin): Integrable strings and Wick rotations in q-deformed AdS5xS5
10.00 - 10.30: M. de Leeuw (Copenhagen): Yangian symmetry and deformed amplitudes
10.30 - 11.00: M. Scalisi (Groningen): Inflation and Dark Energy in Supergravity

11.00 - 11.30: coffee and tea

11.30 - 12.00: Krueger (Potsdam): An SO(3) × SO(3) invariant solution of D = 11 supergravity
12.00 - 12.30: Coman-Lohi (Hamburg): Quantizing Moduli Spaces of Flat Connections - Applications to SUSY Gauge Theories
12.30 - 13.00: T. Zojer (Groningen): Flashy non-flashy supergravity