String Phenomenology 2021

from Monday, July 12, 2021 (8:50 AM) to Friday, July 16, 2021 (1:00 PM)


        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
Jul 12, 2021
Jul 13, 2021
Jul 14, 2021
Jul 15, 2021
Jul 16, 2021
AM
8:50 AM Welcome   ()
9:00 AM The gravitino and the swampland - Dieter Lust (LMU-Muenchen/Max-Planck-Insitute Muenchen)   ()
9:30 AM Loop Algebras and Infinite Distance Limits - Timo Weigand (Hamburg University)   ()
10:00 AM Swampland Conjectures in the High Temperature Phase of Quantum Gravity - Ralph Blumenhagen (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Physik, Munich)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM The singular-bulk problem of KKLT - Prof. Arthur Hebecker (Heidelberg University)   ()
11:30 AM Microscopic description of brane gauginos - Prof. Gary Shiu (University of Wisconsin-Madison)   ()
9:00 AM Reinforcement Learning and String Model Building - Prof. Andre Lukas (University of Oxford)   ()
9:30 AM Exploring the toroidal heterotic landscape - Prof. Anamaria Font (Universidad Central de Venezuela)   ()
10:00 AM Gauged 2-form Symmetries in 6D SCFTs Coupled to Gravity - Dr Magdalena Larfors (Uppsala University)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM Hyperbolic compactification of M theory and accelerated expansion - Prof. Eva Silverstein (Stanford)   ()
11:30 AM Hierarchies from Fluxes - Prof. Liam McAllister (Cornell University)   ()
9:00 AM A minimal structure for the string landscape - Mr Thomas Grimm (Utrecht University)   ()
9:30 AM Dynamical Cobordism and Swampland Distance Conjecture - Prof. Angel Uranga (IFT, Madrid)   ()
10:00 AM Holography, 1-Form Symmetries, and Confinement - Prof. Sakura Schafer-Nameki (University of Oxford)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM Resolution independent structure in 4D F-theory flux vacua - Patrick Jefferson (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)   ()
11:30 AM Constraints in smooth heterotic compactifications - Prof. Lara Anderson (Virginia Tech)   ()
9:00 AM The Tadpole Problem - Prof. Mariana Grana (CEA/Saclay)   ()
9:30 AM Exploring the string landscape with non-supervised learning - Dr Sven Krippendorf (LMU Munich)   ()
10:00 AM Neural Network Approximations for Calabi-Yau Metrics - Prof. Vishnu Jejjala (University of the Witwatersrand)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM Numerical metrics and the swampland distance conjecture - Dr Anthony Ashmore (University of Chicago & Sorbonne Universite)   ()
11:30 AM Dimensional Reduction, Asymptotic Observables, and the Swampland - Dr Tom Rudelius (UC Berkeley)   ()
9:00 AM Unification of Flavor, CP and Modular Symmetries - Prof. Hans Peter Nilles (bctp, Univ. Bonn)   ()
9:30 AM On Realistic String Vacua and alpha' corrections - Prof. Fernando Quevedo (University of Cambridge)   ()
10:00 AM Towards Exact matter spectra of F-theory MSSMs - Prof. Mirjam Cvetic (University of Pennsylvania)   ()
10:30 AM --- Coffee break ---
11:00 AM How to give chiral fermions a mass - Prof. David Tong (University of Cambridge)   ()
11:30 AM Primordial density perturbations as probes of high energy physics - Xingang Chen (Harvard University)   ()
PM
12:00 PM A Field Trip to the Boundary of the Swampland - Dr Irene Valenzuela (Harvard University)   ()
12:00 PM Hidden Sectors for Heterotic Theories and Gaugino Condensation - Prof. Burt Ovrut (University of Pennsylvania)   ()
12:30 PM --- Coffee Break ---
1:00 PM
Panel Discussion (until 2:30 PM) ()
12:00 PM Life Without Holomorphy - Prof. Jonathan Heckman (University of Pennsylvania)   ()
12:30 PM --- Coffee Break ---
1:00 PM
Conference Panel Discussion (until 2:00 PM) ()
12:00 PM Topology and early universe cosmology - Prof. Sergei Gukov (California Institute of Technology)   ()
12:45 PM --- Virtual Conference Dinner ---
12:00 PM "Modular maps" and BSM phenomenology - Prof. Alon Faraggi (University of Liverpool)   ()