Workshop on physical and mathematical aspects of string theory

Program

All lectures will be held in Leibniz-Hörsaal (G 10),
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig, Inselstraße 22).

Wednesday, March 10, 1999
09:00 - 10:30Jan Louis 
Physical aspects of supersymmetric string theory
11:00 - 12:30Bruce Hunt 
Fibrations and Calabi-Yau manifolds
13:00 - 14:30Bruce Hunt 
Elliptic fibrations - singular fibers and gauge groups
15:30 - 17:30D. Lüst 
F - theory and S - theory on elliptically fibered manifolds
Thursday, March 11, 1999
09:00 - 10:00Jürgen Jost 
Recent results in symplectic geometry and mirror symmetry
10:15 - 11:15H. V. Lê  
Special symplectic manifolds and mirror symmetry
11:45 - 12:45F. Mohaupt 
Supersymmetry and the thermodynamics of black holes
13:00 - 14:30Bruce Hunt 
Aspects of singularities: flops and mirror symmetry, conifold transitions and massless black holes
15:00 - 16:00R. Blumenhagen 
Target space dualities for (0,2) compactifications

Date and Location

March 10 - 11, 1999
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences
Inselstraße 22
04103 Leipzig
Germany
see travel instructions

Scientific Organizers

Bruce Hunt
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Jan Louis
Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

D. Lüst
Humboldt-University Berlin

Jürgen Jost
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

H. Le
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

Eberhard Zeidler
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences

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