11 - 13 January 2012
Organisers: Philip Candelas (Oxford), Xenia de la Ossa (Oxford), Matthias Gaberdiel (Zurich), and David Berman (Queen Mary)
in association with the Newton Institute programme
Mathematics and Applications of Branes in String and M-theory
(3 January - 29 June 2012)
The meeting will cover recent developments of mathematical aspects in string and M-theory. Specific topics that will be covered (amongst others) are applications of generalised geometry, stabilisation in Calabi-Yau compactifications, quantum geometry and topological strings. Apart from talks the meeting will also have ample time to allow discussions and interactions between participants.
Invited participants include: