Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

Universités Corte et Nice-Sophia-Antipolis

INSTITUT D'ÉTUDES SCIENTIFIQUES DE CARGÈSE

Cargèse Summer School

June 13 - 25, 2016

Quantum Gravity, Cosmology and Particle Physics


Directors:
L. Baulieu
(LPTHE and Sorbonne Universities), J. de Boer (U. Amsterdam), E. Rabinovici (Hebrew U.)

Scientific committee:
K. Benakli
, S. El Showk, N. Halmagyi (LPTHE and Sorbonne Universities),
A. Ceresole (U. Torino and INFN), Y. Lozana (U. Oviedo), Z. Komargodski (Weizmann)

Administrative Organiser:
Elena Gianolio
(CERN)


Lecture topics will include:

Quantum Gravity, String Theory, Supersymmetric Theories, Black Holes, Conformal Field Theory, Cosmology, Holography.

Speakers will include :

L. Anderson (Virginia Tech),  N. Arkani-Hamed (IAS),  F. Benini (Imperial),  D. Green (U. Toronto),  J. Maldacena (IAS),  E. Martinec (U. Chicago),  S. Mukhanov (LMU Munich),  K. Papadodimas (U. Gronigen and CERN),  S. Pasquetti (U. Surrey),  A. Sen (HRI),  S. Shenker (Stanford),  A. Strominger (Harvard) 

Location:

The institute will be held at the Institut d'Études Scientifiques de Cargèse. Cargèse is a pleasant village of considerable charm and historic interest located 50 km north of Ajaccio, on the west coast of Corsica (France). The Institute is located 2 km south of the village.

Applications:

The institute will be limited to approximately 65 participants. Applications should be made through the web form (coming soon) before March 15, 2016. Junior applicants should arrange for a letter of recommendation to be submitted before the above deadline. Participants are expected to cover their own travel. The cost of the institute, including half board and registration fees, will be 750 Euros. Some funding will be available upon specific request.

Funding:

This institute is supported by CERN, COST, ILP (Institut Lagrange de Paris), Region Corse and ERC-STG grant number 335182.


This institute is supported by CERN, COST, ILP (Institut Lagrange de Paris), Region Corse and ERC-STG grant number 335182.