1.CEMRACS : Coupling Multi-Physics Models involving Fluids |

Dates | 20 Jul 2015 → 28 Aug 2015 | [ID=609737] |

Location | Marseille, France |

Organizer | Centre International de Rencontres Mathématiques (CIRM) |

Weblink | http://www.cirm-math.fr/spip.php?rubrique2&EX=liste_rencontre&annee=2015&lang=en |

Related subject(s) | Condensed Matter Physics and Materials; Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics and Statistical Physics |

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2.Symmetries15 — Hidden symmetries and integrability methods in super Yang-Mills theories and their dual string theories |

Dates | 03 Aug 2015 → 14 Aug 2015 | [ID=710775] |

Location | Montreal, Canada |

Abstract | Much of our current understanding of non-perturbative dynamics of quantum field theories, and in particular of AdS/CFT duality, derives from the use of integrability methods. Quantum integrability methods were first used to obtain exact solutions of certain 1+1 dimensional quantum spin chains and Quantum Field Theories. But in the last decade, they were successfully applied to some higher-dimensional conformal supersymmetric gauge theories in the planar limit, such as 4dN=4 supersymmetric Yang-Mills theory and 3d ABJM. This allowed the exact computation of some of the most important physical quantities that appear, such as correlators, scattering amplitudes and Wilson loops amplitudes, to all orders in perturbation theory. In addition, classical and quantum integrability methods contributed significantly to progress in related subjects dealing with exact partition functions, localization methods and the so called AGT correspondence in topological and BPS sectors of various 4d N=1, 2 supersymmetric gauge theories. These Interrelated subjects have attracted considerable attention in recent years amongst leading researchers from around the world, ranging from high energy phenomenologists to string theorists and specialists in integrability methods. The resulting discoveries have become part of the mainstream developments linking modern quantum field theory to string theory. This workshop aims at a fruitful exchange of ideas and interactions amongst leading researchers working in various aspects of this field. About 70 scientists will take part in this two week sequence, giving talks on their research (3-4 per day) and participating in interactive discussion sessions. |

Weblink | http://www.crm.umontreal.ca/2015/Symmetries15/index_e.php |

Contact | Johannes Walcher (McGill University)
Johannes Walcher (McGill University)
Johannes Walcher (McGill University); Email: johannes.walchers@mcgill.ca |

Related subject(s) | High Energy Physics, Particles and Fields |

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3.Scaling Limits in Models of Statistical Mechanics |

Dates | 30 Aug 2015 → 05 Sep 2015 | [ID=652812] |

Location | Oberwolfach, Germany |

Organizer | Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach |

Weblink | http://www.mfo.de/www/schedule/2015/all |

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4.Conference — Mathematical Fluid Mechanics: Old Problems, New Trends - a week for Wojciech Zajaczkowski |

Dates | 30 Aug 2015 → 05 Sep 2015 | [ID=713679] |

Location | Bedlewo, Poland |

Organizer | Banach Center is part of the Institute of Mathematics of the Polish Academy of Sciences (IM PAN) |

Weblink | http://www.impan.pl/BC/Program/2015.html |

Related subject(s) | Thermodynamics, Fluid Dynamics and Statistical Physics; Applied Mathematics (in general) |

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5.CORFU2015 — Corfu2015: 15th Hellenic School and Workshops on Elementary Particle Physics and Gravity |

Dates | 01 Sep 2015 → 26 Sep 2015 | [ID=705040] |

Location | Corfu, Greece |

Abstract | The Corfu Summer Institute hosts during the corfu2015 meeting a series of events:
Sep 1 - Sep 11: Summer School and Workshop on the Standard Model and Beyond
Sep 13 - Sep 19: Workshop on Particles and Cosmology
Sep 19 - Sep 26: Workshop on Noncommutative Field Theory and Gravity |

Topics | Elecroweak Physics, Perturbative and Lattice QCD, Heavy Ions/Quark Gluon Plasma, Higgs Physics, Flavour Physics, Neutrino Physics, SUSY and SUGRA, Physics Beyond the Standard Model at the LHC, Extra Dimensions, String Theory, Standard Cosmology, Astroparticle Physics and Cosmology, Gauge/Gravity Duality, LHC, ATLAS, CMS, ALICE, LHCb, CLIC, ILC, FCC, LHC upgrade, BICEP2, Noncommutative field theory and gravity. Relationships between noncommutative geometry and integrable systems, supersymmetric gauge theories, particle phenomenology. Noncommutative geometry in string theory. Formal aspects of quantization, including higher bracket structures and membrane models. Matrix models. Tensor models and group field theory. Enumerative and arithmetic aspects of gauge theories, black holes, Planck recent results, CMB polarisation, Euclid mission, Weak lensing, Galaxy clusters, Dark Matter, 3.55 keV line, Modified gravity, Inflation, Dark Matter at colliders, Dark Energy theory and observations, N-body simulations, eROSITA mission |

Weblink | http://www.physics.ntua.gr/corfu2015/ |

Contact | Ifigenia Moraiti; Phone: [+30 210 772 3034]; Email: CorfuSI@gmail.com |

Related subject(s) | High Energy Physics, Particles and Fields; Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology |

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6.MBI2015 — Multi-Boson Interactions Workshop |

Dates | 02 Sep 2015 → 04 Sep 2015 | [ID=724910] |

Location | Hamburg, Germany |

Abstract | Topics: - Status of NLO/NNLO (QCD/EW) for V+jets, VV(+jets), VV scattering, Vector boson fusion - Electroweak Sudakovs and showers - Higgs Effective Field Theory - Unitarization: methods/resonances/ coupled channels - Models (SUSY, composite, extra-dimensions) - Monte Carlos and other Tools - Electroweak Precision Tests |

Topics | Phenomenology-HEP |

Weblink | http://mbi2015.desy.de/ |

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7.XXXV Max Born Symposium — The Planck Scale II |

Dates | 07 Sep 2015 → 12 Sep 2015 | [ID=714786] |

Location | Wroclaw, Poland |

Abstract | The aim of the meeting is to gather researchers working on various aspects of quantum and semiclassical gravity, so that different perspectives on the quantum gravity problem could be presented. By creating an opportunity to discuss the outstanding problems and results obtained within diverse approaches and frameworks, the meeting is to provide an updated panoramic view on physics at Planck scale. |

Topics | Black holes and the information problem, cosmology, loops and spin foams, quantum gravity phenomenology, string theory perspective on quantum gravity problem (including AdS/CFT) |

Weblink | http://ift.uni.wroc.pl/~mborn35/index.html |

Contact | Email: mborn35@ift.uni.wroc.pl |

Related subject(s) | Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology; High Energy Physics, Particles and Fields |

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8.HESZ 2015 — Workshop on Forward Physics and High-Energy Scattering at ZERO Degrees |

Dates | 09 Sep 2015 → 12 Sep 2015 | [ID=724953] |

Location | Nagoya, Japan |

Topics | LHC results on diffraction ; Diffractive events and the problem of Pomeron ; Diffraction and very forward pp and pA scattering ; Diffraction at HERA, Tevatron, RHIC ; Forward and ultra-peripheral AA scatterings ; Vector meson production ; Prospects in photon-photon physics ; RHIC physics (QGP, saturation...) ; Astroparticle physics and high energetic cosmic ray interaction models ; Spin asymmetry in forward polarized pp scatterings ; Particle and energy flow in forward region ; Central exclusive production ; Forward detectors (roman pot, Si, timing...) |

Weblink | http://www-d0.fnal.gov/~royon/forward_nagoya/ |

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9.Gravity15 — AdS/CFT and quantum gravity |

Dates | 14 Sep 2015 → 18 Sep 2015 | [ID=710670] |

Location | Montreal, Canada |

Abstract | Much of our current understanding of non-perturbative dynamics of quantum field theories, and in particular of AdS/CFT duality, derives from the use of integrability methods. Quantum integrability methods were first used to obtain exact solutions of certain 1+1 dimensional quantum spin chains and Quantum Field Theories. But in the last decade, they were successfully applied to some higher-dimensional conformal supersymmetric gauge theories in the planar limit, such as 4dN=4 supersymmetric Yang-Mills theory and 3d ABJM. This allowed the exact computation of some of the most important physical quantities that appear, such as correlators, scattering amplitudes and Wilson loops amplitudes, to all orders in perturbation theory. In addition, classical and quantum integrability methods contributed significantly to progress in related subjects dealing with exact partition functions, localization methods and the so called AGT correspondence in topological and BPS sectors of various 4d N=1, 2 supersymmetric gauge theories. These Interrelated subjects have attracted considerable attention in recent years amongst leading researchers from around the world, ranging from high energy phenomenologists to string theorists and specialists in integrability methods. The resulting discoveries have become part of the mainstream developments linking modern quantum field theory to string theory. This workshop aims at a fruitful exchange of ideas and interactions amongst leading researchers working in various aspects of this field. About 70 scientists will take part in this two week sequence, giving talks on their research (3-4 per day) and participating in interactive discussion sessions. |

Weblink | http://www.crm.umontreal.ca/2015/Gravity15/index_e.php |

Contact | A. Maloney; Email: maloney@physics.mcgill.ca |

Related subject(s) | Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology |

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10.Moduli spaces in algebraic geometry and mathematical physics |

Dates | 14 Sep 2015 → 18 Sep 2015 | [ID=691109] |

Location | Tianjin, China |

Abstract | Workshop on "Moduli spaces in algebraic geometry and mathematical physics" , at the Chern Institute of Mathematics, Nankai University. |

Weblink | http://modulispacestianjin2015.altervista.org/ |

Related subject(s) | Algebra; Geometry and Topology |

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11.ICNAAM 2015 — Symposium on Latest Advances in Inverse Problem and its Application to Science and Engineering |

Dates | 23 Sep 2015 → 29 Sep 2015 | [ID=703401] |

Location | Rodos, Greece |

Abstract | The inverse problem seeks for the source given a response. It has always been an important step in numerically addressing many physical problems and in forming optimal solutions towards practical applications. However, it is a notoriously difficult problem to solve as the kernel functional is usually ill-behaviored to be accurately inverted. A better solution towards inverse models will benefit our society by lending new insights and introducing more efficient solutions to realistic world of both scientific and technical interests. This symposium focuses on a specific aspect of the cross-disciplinary inverse problem with an emphasis on the development and application of new methods towards physical science research and engineering. It aims at bringing together scholars across the world who are from different fields yet share the joint interest on tackling the inverse problem. It strives to provide a chance to exchange newest ideas and thoughts among researchers on a broad range of problems. |

Topics | inverse problem, analytic continuation, image reconstruction, flow equations, electromagnetism |

Weblink | http://www.icnaam.org/ |

Contact | Jun Liu; Email: jun.physics@gmail.com |

Related subject(s) | Applied Mathematics (in general); Engineering (general) |

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12.ISMD 2015 — XLV International Symposium on Multiparticle Dynamics |

Dates | 05 Oct 2015 → 09 Oct 2015 | [ID=724985] |

Location | Kreuth, Bavaria, Germany |

Weblink | http://ismd2015.mpp.mpg.de |

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13.Applications15 — Applications of AdS/CFT to QCD and condensed matter physics |

Dates | 19 Oct 2015 → 23 Oct 2015 | [ID=710767] |

Location | Montreal, Canada |

Abstract | One of the most important problems in mathematical physics is the study of strongly coupled field theories of the sort we use to describe the strong interactions (QCD) and condensed matter systems (CMT). Theorists have very few tools at their disposal, each of which accompanied by its attendant limitations. Perturbative (i.e., weak coupling) computations can probe a large part of the parameter space of QCD. However, these results are valid only at temperatures well above the deconfinement temperature, and at large values of the baryon number chemical potential $mu$ in order for the QCD coupling to be small, and thus the perturbation theory valid. These exclusions limit the applicability to regions of parameter space explored in heavy ion collisions at RHIC and LHC. The workshop will unify themes related to the connection of AdS/CFT with QCD and condensed matter physics, for example color glass condensate and color superconductivity phase of QCD using appropriate gravity duals and the techniques from integrability. |

Weblink | http://www.crm.umontreal.ca/2015/Applications15/index_e.php |

Contact | Keshav Dasgupta; Email: keshav@hep.physics.mcgill.ca |

Related subject(s) | Condensed Matter Physics and Materials; High Energy Physics, Particles and Fields |

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14.14th Regional Conference on Mathematical Physics |

Dates | 09 Nov 2015 → 14 Nov 2015 | [ID=722575] |

Location | Islamabad, Pakistan |

Abstract | These conferences are among the largest in the region. The aim of this series of conferences is to encourage research in theoretical and mathematical physics in the region and to facilitate their international contact. Students and young scientists have been encouraged to participate more. In this 14th Conference of the series we hope to see yet more participation and activity from the young scientists and students from the region. To encourage more cooperation between them, all the invited participants will be expected to present talks on the subject of their research. |

Topics | The subject of talks will cover a wide range of topics in theoretical and mathematical physics including conformal field theory, gravitation and cosmology, superstring theory, phenomenology of high energy physics, condensed matter physics and plasma physics. Celebrating the centenary of general relativity in 2015, we will have a particular focus on this field. |

Weblink | http://conf.qau.edu.pk |

Contact | Khalid Saifullah; Phone: [00925190642177]; Email: saifullah@qau.edu.pk |

Related subject(s) | Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology; High Energy Physics, Particles and Fields |

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15.Moduli16 — Moduli spaces, integrable systems, and topological recursions |

Dates | 09 Jan 2016 → 13 Jan 2016 | [ID=710818] |

Location | Montreal, Canada |

Abstract | The computation and enumeration of invariants of moduli spaces took a sudden turn with the conjecture of Witten that they could be combined into a formal series that solved the KdV hierarchy. This conjecture, subsequently proven by Kontsevich, was motivated by considerations of quantum gravity. It was followed by a series of developments in the same direction, notably in the computation of invariants for Hurwitz spaces and for Gromov-Witten invariants, for example in the work of Okounkov and Pandharipande, tying Gromov-Witten theory to the 2-Toda hierarchy. Kontsevich's proof involved a detour through the theory of random matrices, and subsequently Eynard and Orantin proposed a vast generalization of the technique, with a wide variety of implications. The questions have physical motivations, and has advanced with the rapid mixture of calculation and heuristic reasoning which characterizes theoretical physics; mathematicians have in many but not all cases provided proof, and, it is hoped, some understanding. The theory of integrable systems seems to lie at the heart of the subject, providing a thematic link. It is fair to say, though, that the way in which it happens is still ill-understood. Indeed, so far, it is more the tools, computational devices, and actual functions that appear, rather than flows and conserved quantities. It is hoped that recent physical input, again from the theory of quantum gravity, will help develop understanding. |

Weblink | http://www.crm.umontreal.ca/2016/Moduli16/index_e.php |

Contact | D. Korotkin (Concordia Univ.)
J. Hurtubise (McGill Univ.); Email: korotkin@mathstat.concordia.ca, jacques.hurtubise@mcgill.ca |

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16.String Math 2016 |

Dates | 27 Jun 2016 → 02 Jul 2016 | [ID=565662] |

Location | Paris, France |

Abstract | The annual String Math conference, at the interface between high energy theory and mathematics. The meeting will take place at Collège de France, in the center of Paris, and will be the culmination of a math/physics programme at Institut Henri Poincaré (to be confirmed). More details will appear in due time. |

Topics | Math and Math Physics; Theory-HEP |

Weblink | http://inspirehep.net/record/1240012?ln=en |

Related subject(s) | High Energy Physics, Particles and Fields |

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17.Vigier10UFM2 — UNIFIED FIELD MECHANICS II Preliminary Formulations and Empirical Tests 10th International Symposium Honouring Mathematical Physicist Jean-Pierre Vigier |

Dates | 24 Jul 2016 → 28 Jul 2016 | [ID=726485] |

Location | Portonovo, United States |

Abstract | 10th international symposium honoring noted mathematical physicist Jean-Pierre Vigier. Continuation of development of new field of Unified Field Mechanics (UFM) begun in the 8th conference. Also open to other areas of physics research |

Topics | Unified field mechanics, Quantum theory, Relativity, Thermodynamics, Calabi-Yau symmetry, M-Theory, Quaternions, Clifford algebra, Fine structure constant, Biophysics |

Weblink | http://www.noeticadvancedstudies.us/index10.html |

Contact | Richard L Amoroso; Phone: [8018507676]; Email: amoroso@noeticadvancedstudies.us |

Related subject(s) | Quantum Mechanics and Quantum Information Theory; Nuclear Physics |

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