Theoretical High Energy Particle Physics Group

Workshop on Aspects of the Gauge/Gravity Duality: Schedule

The format will include many opportunities for informal discussions and lectures.

Monday 22nd March

10:00 - 10:45: Roberto Emparan - Effective worldvolume theory for black branes.

10:45 - 11:00: Discussion

11:00 - 11:30: Coffee & Tea

11:30 - 12:15: Andy O'Bannon - Fermionic Operator Mixing in Holographic p-wave Superfluids.

12:15 - 12.30: Discussion

12:30 - 13:30: Lunch

13:30 - 14:15: Gabriele Travaglini - Hidden structures of scattering amplitudes.

14:15 - 14:30: Discussion

14:30 - 15:15: Koenraad Schalm - Building a holographic Fermi Liquid.

15:15 - 15:30: Discussion

15:30 - 16:00: Coffee & Tea

16:00 - 16:45: Jeff Harvey - Pomeron physics in AdS/QCD

16:45 - 17:00: Discussion

Tuesday 23rd March

09:30 - 10:15: Rob Myers - Puzzles and Problems for Gravity and Glue.

10:15 - 10:30: Discussion

10:30 - 11:00: Coffee & Tea

11:00 - 11:45: Andreas Brandhuber - Simplicity of the N=4 S-matrix and Wilson loops.

11:45 - 12:00: Discussion

12:00 - 12.45: Ben Craps - D-Brane Potentials from Multi-Trace Deformations in AdS/CFT.

12:45 - 13:00: Discussion

13:00 - 14:00: Lunch

14:00 - 14.45: Aninda Sinha - Anomalies, central charges and holography.

14:45 - 15:00: Discussion

15:00 - 15:30: Coffee & Tea

15:30 - 16:15: Sean Hartnoll - Quantum Black Holes and Applied Holography.

16:15 - 16:30: Discussion

16:30 - ???? (dis)Organised Discussion

19:30: Dinner at Magdalene

Wednesday 24th March

09:30 - 10:15: Erik Verlinde - Gravity as an emergent force.

10:15 - 10:30: Discussion

10:30 - 11:00: Coffee & Tea

11:00 - 11:45: Eliezer Rabinovici - Holography and AdS Vacuum Bubbles.

11:45 - 12:00: Discussion

12:00 - 12:45: Emery Sokatchev - Superconformal invariants for scattering amplitudes in N=4 super-Yang-Mills.

12:45 - 13:00: Discussion

13:00 - 14:00: Lunch

14:00 - 14:45: Neil Lambert - M2-branes in Background Fields.

14:45 - 15:00: Discussion

15:00 - 15:30: Coffee & Tea

15:30 - 16:15: Nikolay Gromov

16:15 - 16:30: Discussion


  • Aspects of AdS/CFT, DAMTP, Cambridge, March 22-24, 2010.