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  • Monday, 16 April 2012
    • 09:30 - 10:00 OPENING CEREMONY
      • 09:30 OPENING CEREMONY 30'
        Speaker: G. MARTINELLI (SISSA) and F. LAZARO (CBPF DIRECTOR)
    • 10:15 - 10:45 SEMINAR: Flavour symmetry and CP violation in the standard model and beyond
      • 10:15 SEMINAR: Flavour symmetry and CP violation in the standard model and beyond 30'
        Speaker: G. MARTINELLI (SISSA, Italy)
    • 10:55 - 11:10 Coffee break
      • 10:55 Coffee break 15'
    • 11:10 - 11:40 SEMINAR: Fusion graphs for quantum doubles of finite groups and RCFT
      • 11:10 SEMINAR: Fusion graphs for quantum doubles of finite groups and RCFT 30'
        Speaker: R. COQUEREAUX (CPT-Marseille and IMPA, Brazil)
    • 11:50 - 12:20 SEMINAR: Some topics in non-commutative geometry related to analysis
      • 11:50 SEMINAR: Some topics in non-commutative geometry related to analysis 30'
        Speaker: S. SONTZ (CIMAT, Mexico)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
      • 12:30 Lunch Break 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 PLENARY TALK: Is there a north-west passage for String theory?
      • 14:00 PLENARY TALK: Is there a north-west passage for String theory? 1h0'
        Speaker: L. BONORA (SISSA, Italy)
    • 15:15 - 15:45 SEMINAR: Einstein-Cartan theory and the coexistence of superconductivity, charge and spin
      • 15:15 SEMINAR: Einstein-Cartan theory and the coexistence of superconductivity, charge and spin 30'
        Speaker: M. DORIA (UFRJ, Brazil)
    • 16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break
      • 16:00 Coffee break 15'
    • 16:15 - 16:45 SEMINAR: The AdS/CFT relation, quasi normal modes and applications
      • 16:15 SEMINAR: The AdS/CFT relation, quasi normal modes and applications 30'
        Speaker: E. ABDALLA (USP, Brazil)
    • 16:55 - 17:30 PLENARY DISCUSSION
      • 16:55 PLENARY DISCUSSION 35'
  • Tuesday, 17 April 2012
    • 09:00 - 10:00 PLENARY TALK: A quantum gravity completion of the inflationary scenario
      • 09:00 PLENARY TALK: A quantum gravity completion of the inflationary scenario 1h0'
        Speaker: A. ASHTEKAR (Penn State University, U.S.A.)
    • 10:15 - 10:45 SEMINAR: Quantum field theory and light-cone fluctuations
      • 10:15 SEMINAR: Quantum field theory and light-cone fluctuations 30'
        Speaker: G. MENEZES (IFT/UNESP, Brazil)
    • 10:55 - 11:10 Coffee break
      • 10:55 Coffee break 15'
    • 11:10 - 11:40 SEMINAR: Using hidden symmetries to study integrability and separation of variables in curved space-time
      • 11:10 SEMINAR: Using hidden symmetries to study integrability and separation of variables in curved space-time 30'
        Speaker: M. CARIGLIA (UFOP, Brazil)
    • 11:50 - 12:20 SEMINAR: Considerations on the graviton excitations of Horava-Lifschitz gravity
      • 11:50 SEMINAR: Considerations on the graviton excitations of Horava-Lifschitz gravity 30'
        Speaker: B.P. DIAS (CBPF, Brazil)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
      • 12:30 Lunch Break 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 PLENARY TALK: Insights obtained from Lie symmetry analysis for a complex electromagnetic Lagrangian
      • 14:00 PLENARY TALK: Insights obtained from Lie symmetry analysis for a complex electromagnetic Lagrangian 1h0'
        Speaker: A. QADIR (National University of Sciences & Technologies, Pakistan)
    • 15:15 - 15:45 SEMINAR: On the perturbative generation of higher derivative Lorentz-breaking terms
      • 15:15 SEMINAR: On the perturbative generation of higher derivative Lorentz-breaking terms 30'
        Speaker: A. PETROV (UFPB, Brazil)
    • 16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break
      • 16:00 Coffee break 15'
    • 16:15 - 16:45 Supersymmetry from one-dimensional viewpoint - I
      • 16:15 Supersymmetry from one-dimensional viewpoint - I 30'
        Speaker: S. KHODAEE (CBPF, Brazl)
    • 16:55 - 17:30 Supersymmetry from one-dimensional viewpoint - II
      • 16:55 Supersymmetry from one-dimensional viewpoint - II 35'
        Speaker: S. KHODAEE (CBPF, Brazil)
  • Wednesday, 18 April 2012
    • 09:00 - 10:00 PLENARY TALK: An introduction to heterotic mirror symmetry
      • 09:00 PLENARY TALK: An introduction to heterotic mirror symmetry 1h0'
        Speaker: E. SHARPE (Virginia TECH, U.S.A.)
    • 10:15 - 10:45 SEMINAR: Blow-Up of the 4D Seiberg-Witten theory
      • 10:15 SEMINAR: Blow-Up of the 4D Seiberg-Witten theory 30'
        Speaker: C.M. DORIA (UFSC, Brazil)
    • 10:55 - 11:10 Coffee break
      • 10:55 Coffee break 15'
    • 11:10 - 11:40 SEMINAR: Universality and ambiguity in fermionic effective actions
      • 11:10 SEMINAR: Universality and ambiguity in fermionic effective actions 30'
        Speaker: D. PEREIRA (UFJF, Brazil)
    • 11:50 - 12:20 SEMINAR: Gravitational waves and stability of cosmological solutions in the theory with anomaly-induced corrections
      • 11:50 SEMINAR: Gravitational waves and stability of cosmological solutions in the theory with anomaly-induced corrections 30'
        Speaker: F.O. SALLES (UFJF, Brazil)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
      • 12:30 Lunch Break 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 PLENARY TALK: Quantization of the symplectic grupoid
      • 14:00 PLENARY TALK: Quantization of the symplectic grupoid 1h0'
        Speaker: F. BONECHI (INFN, Italy)
    • 15:00 - 15:00 FREE AFTERNOON
      • 15:00 FREE AFTERNOON
  • Thursday, 19 April 2012
    • 09:00 - 10:00 PLENARY TALK: Contact geometry and gauge theories
      • 09:00 PLENARY TALK: Contact geometry and gauge theories 1h0'
        Speaker: M. ZABZINE (Uppsala Univ., Sweden)
    • 10:15 - 10:45 SEMINAR: Minitwistor correspondence and the Casimir effect
      • 10:15 SEMINAR: Minitwistor correspondence and the Casimir effect 30'
        Speaker: J. RAMON (IMPA, Brazil)
    • 10:55 - 11:10 Coffee break
      • 10:55 Coffee break 15'
    • 11:10 - 11:40 SEMINAR: Gauge theories and gravity
      • 11:10 SEMINAR: Gauge theories and gravity 30'
        Speaker: R. SOBREIRO (UFF, Brazil)
    • 11:50 - 12:20 SEMINAR: Gauge anomaly cancellation in chiral gauge theories
      • 11:50 SEMINAR: Gauge anomaly cancellation in chiral gauge theories 30'
        Speaker: S.A. DIAS (CBPF, Brazil)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
      • 12:30 Lunch Break 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 PLENARY TALK: Quivers, algebras, and the mass spectrum of N=2 theories
      • 14:00 PLENARY TALK: Quivers, algebras, and the mass spectrum of N=2 theories 1h0'
        Speaker: S. CECOTTI (SISSA, Italy)
    • 15:15 - 15:45 SEMINAR: A superfield approach to Lorentz-violating gauge theories in a supersymmetric frame
      • 15:15 SEMINAR: A superfield approach to Lorentz-violating gauge theories in a supersymmetric frame 30'
        Speaker: J. HELAYEL-NETO (CBPF, Brazil)
    • 16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break
      • 16:00 Coffee break 15'
    • 16:15 - 16:45 Exploring the quantum nature of gravity with random graphs
      • 16:15 Exploring the quantum nature of gravity with random graphs 30'
        Speaker: S. ZOHREN (PUC-RJ, Brazil)
    • 16:55 - 17:30 PLENARY DISCUSSION
      • 16:55 PLENARY DISCUSSION 35'
  • Friday, 20 April 2012
    • 09:00 - 10:00 PLENARY TALK: Holografy for heavy-ion collisions
      • 09:00 PLENARY TALK: Holografy for heavy-ion collisions 1h0'
        Speaker: I. AREF'EVA (V.A.Steklov Mathematical Institute, Russia)
    • 10:15 - 10:45 SEMINAR: Relativistic Skyrmions
      • 10:15 SEMINAR: Relativistic Skyrmions 30'
        Speaker: M. TORRES (UFRJ, Brazil)
    • 10:55 - 11:10 Coffee break
      • 10:55 Coffee break 15'
    • 11:10 - 11:40 SEMINAR: Hadron potentials within the gauge/string correspondence
      • 11:10 SEMINAR: Hadron potentials within the gauge/string correspondence 30'
        Speaker: F. JUGEAU (UFRJ, Brazil)
    • 11:50 - 12:20 SEMINAR: Holographic description of Drell-Yan process in p-p collisions
      • 11:50 SEMINAR: Holographic description of Drell-Yan process in p-p collisions 30'
        Speaker: H. BOSCHI-FILHO (UFRJ, Brazil)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch Break
      • 12:30 Lunch Break 1h30'
    • 14:00 - 15:00 PLENARY TALK: Mathieu's Moonshine and string theory on K3
      • 14:00 PLENARY TALK: Mathieu's Moonshine and string theory on K3 1h0'
        Speaker: R. HELUANI (IMPA, Brazil)
    • 15:15 - 15:45 SEMINAR: Topological field theories and geometric reduction by symmetries
      • 15:15 SEMINAR: Topological field theories and geometric reduction by symmetries 30'
        Speaker: A. CABRERA (UFRJ, Brazil)
    • 16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break
      • 16:00 Coffee break 15'
    • 16:15 - 16:15 ROUND TABLE AND CLOSING SESSION
      • 16:15 ROUND TABLE AND CLOSING SESSION