40th WINTER SCHOOL GEOMETRY AND PHYSICS

Czech Republic, Srni, January 11-18, 2020


INVITED SPEAKERS

  • Anton Alekseev (Universite de Geneve, Switzerland),
     Goldman-Turaev formality and the Kashiwara-Vergne problem
  • Peter Bouwknegt (ANU, Canberra, Australia),
     Higher spin algebras
  • Andreas Čap (University of Vienna, Austria),
     Parabolic geometries and geometric compactifications
  • Theodore Erler (Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences, Prague),
     String field theory
  • Martin Roček (State University of New York, USA),
     Domain walls and dualities in 3 dimensions
  • Luca Rizzi (Institute Fourier, Grenoble, France),
     An introduction to sub-Riemannian geometry and optimal transport
  • Christian Saemann (Herriot-Watt University, UK),
     Perturbative Quantum Field Theory with Homotopy Algebras

Beside the series of lectures by the invited speakers there will be research reports by the participants.

ORGANIZED BY

  • Union of Czech Mathematicians and Physicists
  • Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague
  • Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Brno

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
Martin Čadek, Andreas Čap, Braňo Jurčo, Lukáš Krump, Roman Lávička, Martin Markl, Martin Panák, Martin Schnabl, Jan Slovák (chair), Petr Somberg, Vladimír Souček, Rikard von Unge, Jiří Vanžura.

Published on  January 10th, 2020