Program
Topics on gauge/gravity duality
Student No.:50
Time:【Updated】Mon 10:10-12:00, 2016-02-29~ 2016-06-08 (except for public holidays)
Instructor:Wei Song  [Tsinghua University]
Place:Conference Room 1, Floor 1, Jin Chun Yuan West Building
Starting Date:2016-2-29
Ending Date:2016-6-8

 

The lecture on Feb. 22 will be canceled. The time for the first lesson is revised to Feb 29.

 

Description:

 

We will discuss several advanced topics on gauge/gravity duality, including gravity in three dimensions, black holes, higher spin gravity, and holographic entanglement entropy. The purpose of this course is to prepare students for research. Discussions are highly encouraged.

 

 

Prerequisite:

 

Quantum field theory, general relativity, string theory