Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

Universités Corte et Nice-Sophia-Antipolis


Cargèse Summer School

June 13 - 25, 2016

Quantum Gravity, Cosmology and Particle Physics

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 (INFN and U. Torino), Y. Lozano (U. Oviedo), Z. Komargodski (Weizmann)

Administrative Organisers:
Elena Gianolio
Federica Crespi (U. Milano-Bicocca)

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),  J. Penedones (EPFL Lausanne),  A. Sen (HRI),  S. Shenker (Stanford),  A. Strominger (Harvard) 


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.


Registration is now closed.

The institute will be limited to approximately 65 participants. Applications should be made through the web form before March 30, 2016 (registration is now closed). Junior applicants should arrange for a letter of recommendation to be submitted before the above deadline (instructions are on the registration page). Participants are expected to cover their own travel. The cost of the institute will be 750 Euros. Some funding will be available upon specific request.


If you have any problems registering or any other questions please contact cargesesupport (to email append @lpthe.jussieu.fr).


Cargese 2016 is co-organized by: