Starts 18 Mar 2013
Ends 26 Mar 2013
Central European Time
Trieste - Italy
Leonardo da Vinci Building Main Lecture Hall
TOPICS: • Cosmology • AdS/CFT and AdS/CMP • Black Holes • M5 Brane Theory • Supersymmetric Localization and Applications • Vector Chern-Simons Theories and Higher Spins • LHC and Physics Beyond the Standard Model LECTURERS include: J. GOMIS (Perimeter Institute) C. GROJEAN (CERN) S. HARTNOLL (Stanford University) S. KACHRU (Stanford University) S. KIM (Seoul National U. & Perimeter Institute) J.M. MALDACENA (IAS Princeton) S. MINWALLA (Tata Institute) J. PENEDONES (Porto University) E. SILVERSTEIN (Stanford University) The Aim of the activity is to provide pedagogical treatment of these subjects in the form of a series of lectures by individual speakers. The activity is intended for theoretical physicists or mathematicians with knowledge of quantum field theory, general relativity and string theory.

Organizers

E. Gava (INFN), S. Minwalla (Tata Institute), K.S. Narain (ICTP), S. Randjbar-Daemi (ICTP), E.M. Silverstein (Stanford University)