Geneva University seminars

The Standard Model of Nature: Lessons from Two Success Stories

by Gabriele Veneziano (Collège de France & CERN)

Monday, 6 May 2013 from to (Europe/Zurich)
at Geneva University ( Auditoire Stueckelberg )
24 quai E. Ansermet, CH-1211 Genève 4
Description
Our present standard model of Nature is based on general relativity for gravity and on a gauge theory for all other fundamental interactions. Its amazing successes --and its puzzles-- may carry some important lessons for our quest of a truly unified theory of space, time, and matter.