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#### New Perspectives in String Theory School

**Jun, 08 2009 - Jun, 19 2009**

Registration for the School is no more possible, all available positions have been filled.

**Organizers**

Costas Bachas (Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris, France), Massimo Bianchi
(University of Roma Tor Vergata, Italy), Michel Green (DAMTP, Cambridge
University, UK), Jeff Harvey (Chicago University, USA), Augusto Sagnotti
(Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, Italy), Ashoke Sen (Harish-Chandra
Research Institute, Allahabad, India)

**Related events**

New Perspectives in String Theory (Workshop) - Apr, 06 2009

**Abstract**

Within the GGI workshop "New Perspectives in String Theory", this two-week school aims to provide an updated introduction to modern trends in String Theory and to offer highly qualified students the tools to tackle interesting emerging problems in such a competitive field. Each lecturers will give a mini-course of two lectures of two hours each.

**Talks**

Jun, 08 2009 - 10:00 | A. Uranga | Topics in String Phenomenology | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 08 2009 - 11:30 | A. Uranga | Topics in String Phenomenology P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 08 2009 - 14:30 | G. Shiu | Inflation in String Theory | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 08 2009 - 16:00 | G. Shiu | Inflation in String Theory P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 09 2009 - 10:00 | M. Cvetic | D-brane Instantons | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 09 2009 - 11:30 | M. Cvetic | D-brane Instantons P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 09 2009 - 14:30 | A. Uranga | Topics in String Phenomenology P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 09 2009 - 16:00 | A. Uranga | Topics in String Phenomenology P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 10:00 | G. Shiu | Inflation in String Theory P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 11:30 | G. Shiu | Inflation in String Theory P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 14:30 | M. Cvetic | D-brane Instantons P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 16:00 | M. Cvetic | D-brane Instantons P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 17:10 | V. Calo' | Moduli in the hot Universe | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 17:20 | V. Kumar | String Universality in Six Dimensions | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 17:30 | D. Krefl | The real topological string | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 17:40 | S. Krippendorf | SUSY Breaking in Local String Models | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 18:00 | N. Mekareeya | Brane Tilings and M2-branes | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 18:10 | K. Mkrtchyan | Couplings of scalar and vector fields to the higher spin fields in AdS | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 18:20 | C. Timirgaziu | Non factorizable compactifications | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 10 2009 - 18:30 | T. Wrase | Type IIA Flux Compactifications | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 11 2009 - 10:00 | G. Moore | BPS Wall Crossing - Orientifolds | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 11 2009 - 11:30 | G. Moore | BPS Wall Crossing - Orientifolds P. II | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 11 2009 - 14:30 | S. Sethi | Time-dependence in String Theory | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 11 2009 - 16:00 | S. Sethi | Time-dependence in String Theory P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 12 2009 - 10:00 | G. Moore | BPS Wall Crossing - Orientifolds P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 12 2009 - 11:30 | G. Moore | BPS Wall Crossing - Orientifolds P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 12 2009 - 14:30 | S. Sethi | Time-dependence in String Theory P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 12 2009 - 16:00 | S. Sethi | Time-dependence in String Theory P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 15 2009 - 10:00 | M. Vasiliev | Higher Spins | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 15 2009 - 11:30 | M. Vasiliev | Higher Spins P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 15 2009 - 14:30 | N. Berkovits | Pure spinors and covariant quantization | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 15 2009 - 16:00 | N. Berkovits | Pure spinors and covariant quantization P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 16 2009 - 10:00 | S. Ferrara | Black Holes and Attractors | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 16 2009 - 11:30 | S. Ferrara | Black Holes and Attractors P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 16 2009 - 14:30 | M. Vasiliev | Higher Spins P. III | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 16 2009 - 16:00 | M. Vasiliev | Higher Spins P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 10:00 | N. Berkovits | Pure spinors and covariant quantization P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 11:30 | N. Berkovits | Pure spinors and covariant quantization P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 14:30 | S. Ferrara | Black Holes and Attractors P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 16:00 | S. Ferrara | Black Holes and Attractors P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 17:30 | J. McOrist | Geometries, Non-Geometries and Fluxes | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 17:40 | S. Yaida | Landscape versus Swampland for Higher Derivative Gravity | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 17:50 | A. Campoleoni | Unconstrained Higher Spins of Mixed Symmetry | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 18:00 | M. Gary | AdS/CFT, the Flat-Space S-Matrix, and Singularities | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 18:10 | R. Rahman | A Step towards Consistent Spin 3/2 Electrodynamics | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 18:20 | D. Thomspon | Membranes with a boundary | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 18:30 | A. Gnecchi | Attractor Flows and Maximal Supergravity | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 17 2009 - 18:40 | N. Gutierrez | Brane-Antibrane systems and the overall U(1) breaking | Gong Show Presentation | |||||

Jun, 18 2009 - 10:00 | I. Klebanov | M2-branes and AdS/CFT | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 18 2009 - 11:30 | I. Klebanov | M2-branes and AdS/CFT P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 18 2009 - 14:30 | H. Ooguri | Topological Strings | Lesson | Slides | ||||

Jun, 18 2009 - 16:00 | H. Ooguri | Topological Strings P. II | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 19 2009 - 10:00 | I. Klebanov | M2-branes and AdS/CFT P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 19 2009 - 11:30 | I. Klebanov | M2-branes and AdS/CFT P. IV | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 19 2009 - 14:30 | H. Ooguri | Topological Strings P. III | Lesson | |||||

Jun, 19 2009 - 16:00 | H. Ooguri | Topological Strings P. IV | Lesson |