Winter School on Attractor Mechanism

SAM2006, 20 - 24 March 2006- Aula Seminari

INFN-Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati, Via E. Fermi 40, Frascati, Italy

 

http://www.lnf.infn.it/~bellucci/SAM2006.html

http://www.lnf.infn.it/conference/2006/sam2006

 

Director: Stefano Bellucci (INFN-Laboratori Nazionali di Frascati)

 

Lecturers:

 

Iosif Bena (IAS, Princeton): Supertubes, black rings, and 4D black holes

 

Sergio Ferrara (CERN): Topics on  Special Geometry

 

Renata Kallosh (Stanford Univ.): 1) BPS and non-BPS Black Hole Attractors; 2) Flux Vacua Attractors; 3) Extremal Black Holes and Quantum Information Theory (QIT)

 

Per Kraus (UCLA): Black hole entropy and the AdS/CFT correspondence

 

Finn Larsen (Michigan Univ.): Introduction to Attractors with applications to Black Rings

 

Boris Pioline (LPTHE, Paris): The quantum attractor flow

 

All lectures are for beginners. Part of the afternoon sessions will be dedicated to training, solving of problems proposed in the lectures and collaboration. On Wed. 22nd afternoon, short presentations (25) of recent original results will be given by attendees. Attendees wishing to present their results can send an abstract to: bellucci@lnf.infn.it

 

 

 

9.30-10.30 hr

10.30-11 hr

11-12 hr

12-13 hr

15-16 hr

16-17 hr

17-18 hr

20 Mar, Mon

Registration

Coffee Break

Kraus

Kraus

Larsen

Working groups

Working groups

21 Mar, Tue

Kraus

Coffee Break

Larsen

Larsen

Working groups

Working groups

Working groups

22 Mar, Wed

Kallosh

Coffee Break

Kallosh

Bena

Bena

Short (25) talks

Short (25) talks

23 Mar, Thu

Bena

Coffee Break

Kallosh

Pioline

Pioline

Working groups

Working groups

24 Mar, Fri

Pioline

Coffee Break

Ferrara

Ferrara

Free

Free

Free

 

Table: schedule of the lectures

 
Short presentations (as of 14 March 2006): H. Ebrahimi, V. S. Rychkov