Cargèse Summer School, June 15 to June 27, 2020

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique-Université de Corte-Université de Nice-Sophia-Antipolis



Old and New Frontiers in Quantum Field Theory

Quantum Field Theory, Quantum Gravity, String Theory, Statistical Physics, Elementary Particles,
Cosmology, Black Holes, Quantum Information, Holography, Bootstrap.


Costas Bachas (ENS)
Laurent Baulieu (LPTHE)
Karim Benakli (LPTHE)

Eliezer Rabinovici (HUJI)
Slava Rychkov (ENS/IHES)
Erik Verlinde (Amsterdam)

Administrative Organizer:
Elena Gianolio (CERN)


A. Almheiri (IAS)
N. Arkani-Hamed (IAS)
F. Bouchet (IAP)
E. Brezin (ENS)
J. de Boer (Amsterdam)
  * to be confirmed

N. Engelhardt (MIT)
D. Gross (Santa Barbara)
J. Iliopoulos (ENS)
M. Kleban (NYU)
G. Parisi (Rome)

J. Penedones (EPFL)
A. Polyakov (Princeton)
S. Shenker (Stanford)
A. Strominger (Harvard)
C. Vafa* (Harvard)

G. Veneziano (CERN)
H. Verlinde (Princeton)
X. Yin (Harvard)
A. Zhiboedov (CERN)

Supported by:

Location: The Summer School will be held at the Institut d'Etudes Scientifiques de Cargèse. Cargèse is a pleasant village of considerable charm and historic interest located 50 km north of Ajaccio, on the west coast of Corsica (France). The Institute is located 2 km south of the village.

Applications: This session is only open to approximately 65 participants. To apply, please fill the application form . A reference letter will be requested from junior applicants in support of their application. Registration is open. Participants are expected to cover their own travel. The cost of the institute, including half board and registration fees, will be 1000 Euros. Some funding will be available upon specific request.

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