Symposium on Quantum Fields and Strings

APR 01, 2016 | 9:30 AM TO 4:30 PM

Details

WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

4102: Science Center

WHEN:

April 01, 2016: 9:30 AM-4:30 PM

ADMISSION:

Free

SPONSOR:

Initiative for the Theoretical Sciences

Description

9:30 AM: 
Speaker: John Cardy (UC Berkeley)
Title: Quantum Revivals after a Quench in CFT
 
11:00 AM:
Speaker: Alejandra Castro (University of Amsterdam)
Title: Warped Conformal Field Theories
 
2:00 PM:
Speaker: Juan Maldacena (IAS)
Title: Emergent Conformal Symmetry, from Black Holes to Majorana Fermions
 
3:30 PM:
Speaker: Douglas Stanford (IAS)
Title: Tensor networks and the region behind the horizon