search:
This Site |
People Opens New Window |
Departments Opens New Window |
Penn State
Opens New Window |
Web Opens New Window

Physics and Related Mathematical Structures

114 McAllister Building

Thursday, May 1 | |||
---|---|---|---|

Time | Speaker | Title | Slides |

9:00 - 9:30 | Coffee and Registration | ||

9:30 - 10:30 | Dieter LuestLMU and MPI, Munich |
Non-Commutative/Non-Associative Geometry and Non-Geometric String Backgrounds | [Slides] |

10:30 - 11:00 | Break | ||

11:00 - 12:00 | Ralph Blumenhagen MPI, Munich |
Non-Associative Deformations of Geometry in Double Field Theory | [Slides] |

12:00 - 14:00 | Lunch | ||

14:00 - 15:00 | Djordje Minic Virginia Tech |
Quantum Gravity, Dynamical Phase Space and String Theory: The Case for Fundamental Non-Commutativity and Non-Associativity | [Slides] |

15:15 - 15:35 | Pre-Colloquium Social | ||

15:35 - 16:35 | Efim Zelmanov UC San Diego |
Math Department Colloquium: Asymptotic Theory of Finite Groups | [Slides] |

Friday, May 2 | |||
---|---|---|---|

Time | Speaker | Title | Slides |

9:30 - 10:30 | Barton ZwiebachMIT |
Alpha'-Deformations of Double Field Theory | [Slides] |

10:30 - 11:00 | Break | ||

11:00 - 12:00 | Chris HullImperial College, London |
Non-Associativity in Double Field Theory and String Theory? | [Slides] |

12:00 - 14:00 | Lunch | ||

14:00 - 15:00 | Efim ZelmanovUC San Diego |
Infinite Dimensional Lie and Jordan Superalgebras and Their Representations | [Slides] |

15:00 - 16:00 | James StasheffUniversity of Pennsylvania |
A Homotopy Theorist Looks at Double Field Theory | [Slides] |

16:00 - 16:30 | Break | ||

16:30 - 17:30 | Radu RoibanPenn State |
Color/Kinematics Duality and Gravity from Gauge Theories | [Slides] |

Saturday, May 3 | |||
---|---|---|---|

Time | Speaker | Title | Slides |

9:00 - 10:00 | Olaf HolmMIT |
The Gauge Structure of Double and Exceptional Field Theory | [Slides] |

10:00 - 11:00 | Thomas StroblUniversity of Lyon |
2D Gauge Theories and Generalized Geometry | [Slides] |

11:00 - 11:20 | Break | ||

11:20 - 12:20 | Richard SzaboMIMS, Edinburgh |
Membranes, Non-Geometric Strings and Nonassociative Geometry | [Slides] |

12:20 - 14:00 | Lunch | ||

14:00 - 15:00 | Peter SchuppJacobs University, Bremen |
Non-Associative Quantum Mechanics from Non-Geometric Strings | [Slides] |

15:00 - 16:00 | Abhijit GaddeCaltech |
Exact Solution of 2D SQCD | [Slides] |