WPC Theoretical Physics Symposium 2018

from Wednesday, 7 November 2018 (09:00) to Friday, 9 November 2018 (17:30)
DESY Hamburg (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
7 Nov 2018
8 Nov 2018
9 Nov 2018
AM
09:00 Chiral algebras of class S and symplectic varieties - Tomoyuki Arakawa   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 The superconformal bootstrap - Christopher Beem   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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11:30 Moonshine - Miranda Cheng   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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09:00 Quantum entanglement in many-body systems - Shinsei Ryu   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 Quantum information and holography - Michael Walter   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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11:30 Topology, duality, and quantum criticality - Senthil Todadri   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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09:00 Lessons from six dimensions for geometry, the string landscape/swampland, and the nature of matter - Washington Taylor   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 Gauge theory from Geometry - Sakura Schäfer-Nameki   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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11:30 Quantum Gravity and the Swampland - Gary Shiu   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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PM
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Tensor Networks in Low and High Energy Physics - Ignacio Cirac   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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15:00 --- Coffee break ---
15:30 Anomaly and symmetry-protected critical phases - Masaki Oshikawa   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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17:30 Departure to the Planetarium Hamburg   (Shuttle bus from the CSSB, bldg. 15)
19:00 --- Award ceremony & reception ---
12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Skein module valued open Gromov-Witten invariants and large N duality - Tobias Eckholm   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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15:00 --- Coffee break ---
15:30 Periods and quasiperiods of modular forms and D-brane masses of the quintic - Albrecht Klemm   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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12:30 --- Lunch ---
14:00 Swampland Constraints on High Energy Physics - Irene Valenzuela   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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15:00 --- Coffee break ---
15:30 A Stringy Test of the Weak Gravity Conjecture - Timo Weigand   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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16:30 W-supergravity - Dieter Luest   (Auditorium CSSB, bldg. 15)
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