Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

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Created: 2012-01-16 11:52
Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences
Description: M-theory is an 11-dimensional quantum theory of gravity which, in addition to gravitons and other particle-like excitations, includes extended objects known as membranes and five- branes. Though a complete definition of M-theory is not yet known, it is proposed as a nonperturbative formulation of superstring theory and as such is a compelling candidate for a unified theory of the fundamental particles and forces in Nature. Much has been learned about M-theory through its symmetries and its relation to supergravity and string theory and this has in turn led to important results in superstring theory and quantum gauge theory.
 

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(New) Borders for Quantum Cosmology

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Moniz, P (Universidade da Beira Interior)
Tuesday 26 June 2012, 16:30-16:45

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Tue 3 Jul 2012


5d gauge theories and AdS/CFT

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Rodriguez-Gomez, D (Technion - Israel Institute of Technology)
Thursday 10 May 2012, 14:00-15:00

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Mon 14 May 2012


5d Superconformal Index with Enhanced E-type Global Symmetry

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Lee, K (Korea Institute for Advanced Study (KIAS))
Monday 30 April 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 2 May 2012


A 4d-2d correspondence for Sicilian quivers

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Hollands, L (Caltech)
Friday 13 January 2012, 15:30-16:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Tue 17 Jan 2012


A CFT dual of General Black Holes

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Larsen, F (University of Michigan)
Tuesday 24 April 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 2 May 2012


A discussion on Art, Duality and M-theory

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Davey, G; Berman, D
Tuesday 10 July 2012, 18:00-19:00

Collection: 20th Anniversary of the Isaac Newton Institute

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 12 Jul 2012


A geometric bound for F-term inflation

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Borghese, A (Rijksuniversiteit Groningen)
Thursday 28 June 2012, 17:30-17:45

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Mon 9 Jul 2012


A geometry of non-geometric fluxes

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Hohm, O (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
Wednesday 07 March 2012, 16:00-17:00

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 14 Mar 2012


A Non-Abelian Self-Dual Gauge Theory in 5+1 Dimensions

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Matsuo, Y (University of Tokyo)
Tuesday 06 March 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 7 Mar 2012


A Stringy Mechanism for A Small Cosmological Constant

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Sumitomo, Y (Hong Kong University of Science and Technology)
Tuesday 26 June 2012, 14:00-14:15

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Fri 6 Jul 2012


A ten-dimensional action for non-geometric fluxes

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Larfors, M (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München)
Wednesday 11 January 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Mon 16 Jan 2012


Accelerating Universes in String Theory via Field Redefinition

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Ohta, N (Kinki University)
Tuesday 26 June 2012, 14:15-14:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Mon 9 Jul 2012


AdS and Lifshitz Black Holes in Conformal and Einstein-Weyl Gravity

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Pope, C (Texas A&M University)
Friday 25 May 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 30 May 2012


AdS4/CFT3 and Quasi-localization of Gravity

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Bachas, C (Laboratoire de Physique Théorique ENS)
Thursday 08 March 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 14 Mar 2012


Amplitudes and Wilson loops in twistor space

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Mason, L (Oxford)
Tuesday 03 April 2012, 14:00-15:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Wed 18 Apr 2012


Amplitudes for Fivebranes

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Rozali, M (University of British Columbia)
Tuesday 13 March 2012, 11:30-12:30

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 15 Mar 2012


An Algorithmic Method for Identifying Swiss Cheese Manifolds

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Nelson, B (Northeastern University)
Tuesday 26 June 2012, 11:20-11:55

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Tue 3 Jul 2012


Announcement of String Pheno 2013

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Louis, J (Universität Hamburg)
Friday 29 June 2012, 12:30-12:35

Collection: Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory

Institution: Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences

Created: Thu 5 Jul 2012


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