MTheory, Gravity and Geometry
Monday 11th February 2002 to Friday 15th February 2002
10:00 to 10:50 
Registation \& Coffee Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

10:50 to 11:00 
Welcome and Introduction by Sir John Kingman and Lars Brink Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

11:00 to 11:30 
S Das ([Tata & Kentucky]) Thermality in AdS and dS spacetimes and holography Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
11:30 to 12:00 
M Berkooz ([Weizman]) Nonlocal string theories Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:00 to 12:30 
D Olive ([Wales, Swansea]) Hyperbolic Lie algebras Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:30 to 14:30 
Lunch Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

14:30 to 15:00 
J Gauntlett ([QMUL]) Supergravity duals of wrapped branes Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:00 to 15:30 
B Stefanski ([AlbertEinstein]) (NonBPS) Dirichlet branes, orientifolds and Ktheory Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:30 to 16:00 
Tea Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

16:00 to 16:30 
D Mateos (University of Cambridge) Tachyons, supertubes and supersymmetric braneantibrane systems Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
16:30 to 17:00 
B Pioline ([Paris 6]) Exceptional theta series and the quantum BPS membrane Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
17:00 to 17:30 
S Ross ([Durham]) The enhancon made simple Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
17:45 to 00:00 
Wine Reception Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
10:00 to 11:00 
M Atiyah ([Edinburgh]) Ktheory and charges Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
11:00 to 11:30 
Coffee Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

11:30 to 12:00 
B Kors ([Spinoza]) Intersecting branes: phenomenology and geometry Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:00 to 12:30 
E Rabinovici ([Hebrew]) TBA Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:30 to 14:30 
Lunch Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

14:30 to 15:00 
P West ([KCL]) Symmetries of MTheory Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:00 to 15:30 
M Staudacher ([MPI Golm]) MaldacenaWilson loops Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:30 to 16:00 
Tea Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

16:00 to 16:30 
P de Medeiros ([QMUL]) Conformal topological YangMills theory and de Sitter holography Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
16:30 to 17:00 
G Ferretti ([Goteborg]) Fractional branes and N = 1 gauge theories Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
10:00 to 11:00 
M Douglas (Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey) Dbranes on CalabiYau manifolds Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
11:00 to 11:30 
Coffee Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

11:30 to 12:00 
P Townsend (University of Cambridge) WZ solitons near the CMS Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:00 to 12:30 
K Lee ([KIAS]) The Topological sector of the deconstructed sixdimensional theories Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:30 to 14:30 
Lunch Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
10:00 to 11:00 
G Gibbons (University of Cambridge) Conifolds in MTheory Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
11:00 to 11:30 
Coffee Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

11:30 to 12:00 
M Reall ([QMUL]) The limits of uniqueness Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:00 to 12:30 
M Bianchi ([Rome]) Holographic renormalisation Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:30 to 14:30 
Lunch Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

14:30 to 15:00 
I Brunner ([CERN]) Orientifolds of curved backgrounds: Geometry and CFT Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:00 to 15:30 
N Obers ([Spinoza]) Black holes on cylinders Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:30 to 16:00 
Tea Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

16:00 to 16:30 
E Kiritsis ([Crete]) NS5 brane distributions at weak coupling Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
16:30 to 17:00 
JB Gutowski ([QMUL]) Moduli spaces of supersymmetric solutions Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
19:30 to 00:00 
Conference Dinner  Trinity College Old Kitchen Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
10:00 to 11:00 
N Berkovits ([Estadual Paulista]) Covariant quantization of the superstring and supermembrane Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
11:00 to 11:30 
Coffee Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

11:30 to 12:00 
S Kovacs (University of Cambridge) Instanton corrections to circular Wilson loops in N=4 supersymmetric YangMills Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:00 to 12:30 
A Hashimoto ([IAS]) Observables of string field theory Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
12:30 to 14:30 
Lunch Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

14:30 to 15:00 
G Lifchytz ([Haifa]) Probing black holes Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:00 to 15:30 
G Papdopoulos ([KCL]) Penrose limits and maximal supersymmetric solutions in string and Mtheories Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
15:30 to 16:00 
Tea Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 

16:00 to 16:30 
A Klemm ([Humboldt]) N = 1 superpotentials and localisation Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 
16:30 to 17:00 
SJ Rey (Seoul National University) A little wand of deconstruction Session: MTheory, Gravity and Geometry 
INI 1 