Recent Developments in Holography


The aim of this workshop is to bring together international experts on AdS/CFT, gravitational physics, hydrodynamics and quantum information to explore and further develop their relation within holography and strongly coupled systems.

Confirmed speakers :

  • Jose Barbon, IFT, CSIC and UAM (Madrid, Spain)
  • Michal P. Heller, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Postdam, Germany) & National Centre for Nuclear Physics (Warsaw, Poland)
  • Javier Magan, Centro Atomico Bariloche (Bariloche, Argentina)
  • Sameer Murthy, King's College (London, UK)
  • Marta Orselli, Niels Bohr Institute (Copenhagen, Denmark) & University of Perugia (Italy)
  • Eran Palti, Max Planck Institut for Physics (Munich, Germany)
  • Kyriakos Papadodimas, ICTP Trieste (Trieste, Italy)
  • Andrea Puhm, Ecole Polytechnique (Paris, France)
  • Simon Ross, Durham University (Durham, UK)
  • David Tong, DAMTP (Cambridge, UK)
  • Thomas van Riet, KU Leuven (Leuven, Belgium)
  • Amos Yarom, Technion (Haifa, Israel)


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See the full timetable on Indico

8 Apr / 10:00—10:45
Palti : The Swampland and Emergence (0h45′)
8 Apr / 11:15—12:00
Barbon : Holographic complexity and cosmological singularities (0h45′)
8 Apr / 12:00—12:45
Papadodimas (0h45′)
8 Apr / 14:15—15:00
Orselli : Force Free Electrodynamics for Kerr Magnetosphere (0h45′)
8 Apr / 15:30—16:15
Heller : Path Integral Optimization as Circuit Complexity (0h45′)
8 Apr / 16:15—17:00
Magan : Quantum complexity, chaos and gravity (0h45′)
9 Apr / 10:00—10:45
Yarom : Probing anomalous driving (0h45′)
9 Apr / 11:15—12:00
Tong : I am not working on holography (0h45′)
9 Apr / 12:00—12:45
van Riet : The dS Swampland and consequences for (A)dS/CFT (0h45′)
9 Apr / 14:00—14:45
Ross : Generalised Gibbs Ensembles and Statistics of KdV charges (0h45′)
9 Apr / 15:15—16:00
Puhm : Conformally Soft Photons and Gravitons (0h45′)
9 Apr / 16:00—16:45
Murthy : On the entropy of supersymmetric black holes in AdS5 (0h45′)

Recent Developments in Holography

Higgs Centre Workshop
Higgs Centre Seminar Room, JCMB
The Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics
School of Physics and Astronomy
James Clerk Maxwell Building
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