Description
 

*** VIRTUAL on ZOOM ***


The School on Superstring Theory and Related Topics provides pedagogical treatment of these subjects through lectures by some of the world's top string theorists. The activity is intended for theoretical physicists or mathematicians with knowledge of quantum field theory, general relativity and string theory.


LECTURERS include:

Ahmed Almheiri (IAS, Princeton)
Horacio Casini (Centro Atomico Bariloche)
Clay Córdova (University of Chicago)
Atish Dabholkar (ICTP)
Zohar Komargodski (Stony Brook & Weizman Institute)
Pavel Putrov (ICTP)
Douglas Stanford (IAS, Princeton)
Mithat Ünsal (North Carolina State University)


TOPICS include:
 
  • Quantum information and black holes
  • Entanglement and quantum field theory
  • Anomalies in quantum field theory
  • Semiclassical dynamics and resurgence
  • Mock modularity in physics

 
Go to day
  • Monday, 24 August 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Monday, 24 August 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Atish Dabholkar/ Pavel Putrov (ICTP)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Ahmed Almheiri (IAS, Princeton)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Douglas Stanford (IAS, Princeton)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Tuesday, 25 August 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Tuesday, 25 August 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Atish Dabholkar/ Pavel Putrov (ICTP)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Ahmed Almheiri (IAS, Princeton)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Douglas Stanford (IAS, Princeton)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Wednesday, 26 August 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Wednesday, 26 August 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Atish Dabholkar/ Pavel Putrov (ICTP)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Ahmed Almheiri (IAS, Princeton)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Douglas Stanford (IAS, Princeton)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Thursday, 27 August 2020
    • 14:30 - 17:30 Thursday, 27 August 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 14:30 2020 Postgraduate Diploma Programme Graduation Ceremony and 2020 Spirit of Salam Award Ceremony 3h0'
  • Friday, 28 August 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Friday, 28 August 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Atish Dabholkar/ Pavel Putrov (ICTP)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Ahmed Almheiri (IAS, Princeton)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Douglas Stanford (IAS, Princeton)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Monday, 31 August 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Monday, 31 August 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Horacio Casini (Centro Atomico Bariloche)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Mithat Ünsal (North Carolina State University)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Clay Córdova (University of Chicago)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Tuesday, 1 September 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Tuesday, 1 September 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Horacio Casini (Centro Atomico Bariloche)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Mithat Ünsal (North Carolina State University)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Clay Córdova (University of Chicago)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Wednesday, 2 September 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Wednesday, 2 September 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Horacio Casini (Centro Atomico Bariloche)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Mithat Ünsal (North Carolina State University)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Clay Córdova (University of Chicago)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'
  • Thursday, 3 September 2020
    • 15:30 - 17:45 Thursday, 3 September 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 15:30 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Zohar Komargodski (Stony Brook & Weizman Institute)
      • 16:45 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Zohar Komargodski (Stony Brook & Weizman Institute)
  • Friday, 4 September 2020
    • 13:00 - 20:00 Friday, 4 September 2020
      Location: ZOOM
      • 13:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Horacio Casini (Centro Atomico Bariloche)
      • 14:15 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Mithat Ünsal (North Carolina State University)
      • 15:15 Break 1h45'
      • 17:00 (no title) 1h0'
        Speaker: Clay Córdova (University of Chicago)
      • 18:15 Tutorial 45'
      • 19:15 Tutorial 45'