Oct 4 – 8, 2010
Hotel Splendid
Europe/Podgorica timezone

N=8 supergravity: an update

Oct 7, 2010, 2:30 PM
45m
Hotel Splendid

Hotel Splendid

Budva, Montenegro

Speaker

Prof. Hermann Nicolai (Max Planck Institut fur Gravitationsphysik, Potsdam, Germany.)

Description

Very recent work has revealed unexpected finiteness properties of N=8 supergravity, the maximally extended supersymmetric extension of Einstein's theory in four space-time dimensions. In this talk I will try to review these exciting developments at an introductory level.

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