Program

Program


Time Friday Saturday
9:30-10:30 Andreas Wipf
(O’Raifeartaigh lecture)
Patrick Dorey
10:30-11:00 Coffee Coffee
11:00-12:00 Olaf Lechtenfeld Anne Taormina
12:00-13:00 Michael Volkov Madeeha Khalid
13:00-14:30 Lunch Lunch
14:30-15:30 Jutta Kunz Andreas Wipf
15:30-16:00 Coffee Coffee
16:00-17:00 Eugen Radu Marianne Leitner
17:00-17:30 Yakov Shnir Sergey Frolov
17:30-18:00
19:00 Conference Dinner

 

Talks

Speaker Title
Patrick Dorey Exact flows between two-dimensional boundary conformal field theories
Sergey Frolov Scaling dimensions from the mirror TBA
Madeeha Khalid Moduli spaces of matrix algebras on K3 surfaces
Jutta Kunz Rotating black holes and black rings
Olaf Lechtenfeld Instantons and Chern-Simons flows in 6,7 and 8 dimensions
Marianne Leitner CFTs on Riemann Surfaces of genus g≥1
Eugen Radu On the stability of the Reissner-Nordstrom solution and new hairy black holes
Yakov Shnir On fractal structure in dynamics of solitons
Anne Taormina Large finite symmetries in K3 string compactifications
Michael Volkov The Rubakov-Callan scattering on the supergravity monopole
Andreas Wipf Symmetries and their Breaking (O’Raifeartaigh lecture)
On a new relationship between confinement and chiral symmetry breaking (conference talk)

18th IQFT Meeting

18th Irish Quantum Field Theory Meeting


At the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4, 2011.

Invited Speakers

  • Patrick Dorey (Durham University)
  • Jutta Kunz (Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg)
  • Olaf Lechtenfeld (Leibnitz Universität Hannover)
  • Anne Taormina (Durham University)
  • Michael Volkov (Université François-Rabelais Tours)

O’Raifeartaigh lecture

  • Andreas Wipf (Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena)

Local Speakers

  • Sergey Frolov (TCD)
  • Madeeha Khalid (St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra)
  • Marianne Leitner (DIAS)
  • Eugen Radu (DIAS)
  • Yakov Shnir (Durham University)

Local organizers

  • Volker Braun (DIAS)
  • Stefano Kovacs (DIAS)
  • Tigran Tchrakian (DIAS)