10. - 21. September 2018

 

SUMMER SCHOOL
The 24rd “Saalburg” Summer School

FOUNDATIONS AND NEW METHODS IN THEORETICAL PHYSICS

Where: Heigenbruecken, Bayern
When: 10.09.18 to 21.09.18
Participants: Up to 30 PhD students

This school gives PhD students of theoretical physics the opportunity of becoming familiar with a selection of modern aspects and methods in theoretical and mathematical physics. Basic knowledge of quantum field theory, general relativity and group theory is assumed.

Confirmed speakers: 

  • G. Dvali (LMU Munchen & New York University) - p-form gauge theories in physics  
  • M. Hindmarsh (University of Sussex) - Phase transitions in the early Universe 
  • A. Karch (University of Washington) - Dualities in 2+1 dimensions and beyond 
  • S. Theisen (MPI fur Gravitationsphysik, Potsdam) - Seattle Anomalies in quantum field theory
  • K. Zarembo (Nordita, Stockholm) - Localization and holography 

The advertisement poster can be downloaded here.

The registration deadline is 30 June. For application and further information please refer to https://saalburg.aei.mpg.de/.