Supersymmetric Quantum Field Theories in the Non-perturbative Regime

Apr, 02 2018 - May, 11 2018


L.F.Alday, Mathematical Institute, Oxford University

M.Billò, Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Torino

G.Bonelli, SISSA, Trieste

F.Fucito, INFN, Tor Vergata, Roma

A.Hanany, Theoretical Physics Group, The Blackett Laboratory, Imperial College, London

Z.Komargodski, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, IL

J.F.Morales, INFN Tor Vergata, Roma

J.Russo, Istitucio Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avancats (ICREA), Barcelona, Spain

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Supersymmetric quantum field theories are a interesting theoretical laboratory for studying QFTs; they are central to contemporary mathematical physics and have deep connections to string theory. They allow to check standard expectations in such different fields as High Energy Physics, Statistical Mechanics and Condensed Matter Physics against closed, analytic formulae obtained  including perturbative and non-perturbative contributions.

The aim of the proponents is to focus on these ideas and to further enlarge the techniques to explore the non perturbative sector of gauge theories by gathering experts in various aspects of this field and put them together in a stimulating environment to promote collaborations among the participants.


Holographic duality, the technique of localization, the AGT proposal, developments in the mathematical theory of the Donaldson invariants on different  classes of manifolds, SUSY gauge theories on the four sphere, the relation to the topological string, N=4 quiver theories in lower dimensional models, advances in integrable models.

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Apr, 04 2018 - 11:30 Stefano Cremonesi The infrared physics of 3d N=4 SQCD Seminar
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Apr, 12 2018 - 11:30 Nikolay Gromov Structure Constants and QSC Seminar
Apr, 16 2018 - 14:30 Cyril Closset 3d N=2 supersymmetric gauge theories, line operators and Seifert manifolds Seminar
Apr, 18 2018 - 11:30 Nicolo Piazzalunga Some remarks on D0-D8 and D0-D6 brane partition functions Seminar
Apr, 20 2018 - 11:30 Kimyeong Lee 5-brane webs and dualities of 5d G2 gauge theory Seminar
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Apr, 26 2018 - 11:30 Alberto Zaffaroni AdS black hole entropy in diverse dimensions from field theory Seminar
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Apr, 30 2018 - 14:30 Omar Foda The Elliptic Topological Vertex and 6D Partition Functions Seminar
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May, 04 2018 - 11:30 Massimiliano Ronzani Non-perturbative topological strings and resonances in quantum mechanics Seminar