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Prof. Badis Ydri

Affiliation: Annaba University
Visiting Dates: 14 July – 18 August 2024

Prof. Seckin Kurkcuoglu

Affiliation: METU, Ankara
Visiting Dates: 9-16 June 2024

Prof. Mark Hughes

Affiliation: Brigham Young University, Utah
Visiting Dates: 3-30 June 2024

Dr. Patricio Salgado-Rebelledo

Affiliation: Wroclaw Technical University
Visiting Dates: 2-9 June 2024

Learning 4-Dimensional Knot Invariants from the Jones Polynomial

Speaker: Mark Hughes (Brigham Young University)
Time: Monday 17 June 2024, 2:30pm

Mark Hughes (Brigham Young University)

Title: Learning 4-Dimensional Knot Invariants from the Jones Polynomial Abstract: Machine learning techniques have proven to be effective in knottheory, identifying subtle relationships between topological invariants andfinding optimal solutions to problems with large intractable search spaces. Inthis talk… Read More

Are Supermassive Black Holes Primordial?

Speaker: Christian Byrnes (University of Sussex)
Time: Thursday 30 May 2024, 2:30pm

Christian Byrnes (University of Sussex)

Title: Are Supermassive Black Holes Primordial? Abstract: Black holes with masses between a million and a billion solar masses are seen in the centres of many galaxies, even at high redshift. Their origin remains unknown and hard to… Read More

STP Board Meeting Lectures

Date: Monday 27 May 2024 Place: School of Theoretical Physics, DIAS, Burlington Road, Dublin 4 Time: 11:00 – 12:00Speaker: Sergei Gukov (|DIAS & Caltech)Title: Quantum Groups and Log-CFTs from Three DimensionsAbstract: To follow. Time: 12:00 – 13:00Speaker: Sanjaye Ramgoolam (DIAS & Queen Mary, London)Title:… Read More

3D Gravity from an Ensemble of Approximate CFTs

Speaker: Gabriel Wong (University of Oxford)
Time: Wednesday 23 May 2024, 2:30pm