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2nd school-conference “String theory, Representation theory and Integrable systems”

Moscow, January 21 – 27, 2017


o     Skoltech Center for Advanced Studies

o     Laboratory of Representation Theory and Mathematical Physics, Higher School of Economics

o     Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics

Organizing and Program Committee

o     Alexander Belavin,

o     Mikhail Bershtein,

o     Aleksei Litvinov,

o     Andrei Marshakov,

o     Boris Feigin

Sessions will be held on January 21, 22, 24, 26, 27 at the Independent University of Moscow (Bolshoy     Vlasyevskiy Pereulok 11, Moscow), on January 23 at Skoltech (Nobel Street, Building 3, Moscow), on January 25 at the Faculty of Mathematical of the Higher School of Economics (Usacheva Street, 6, Moscow)

The program will be based on four lecture courses:

o   Alexander Belavin (Landau Institute and IITP): Compactification in
superstring theory, Calabi-Yau manifolds and topological conformal
field theories

o   Pavlo Gavrylenko (Skoltech, HSE and BITP) Free fermions,
determinants and isomonodromic deformations

o   Anton Kapustin (Caltech) Topological theories and topological
phases in condensed matter physics

o   Sergei Lukyanov (Rutgers Univ.) Introduction to PDE/IQFT correspondence


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