UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences |
Tuesday 09 August | |
10:30-11:30 Berger, B (National Science Foundation) | |
Gowdy Cosmologies: Theorems and Simulations Working Together |
Thursday 11 August | |
10:30-12:00 Reula, O, Sarbach, O (Cordoba/California Inst. of Technology) | |
The Bianchi system |
Monday 15 August | |
15:30-17:00 Choptuik, M (British Columbia) | |
Numerical analysis and numerical relativity |
Tuesday 16 August | |
10:30-11:30 Andersson, L (A.E.I.) | |
On the interaction of mathematical and numerical general relativity |
Wednesday 17 August | |
10:30-12:00 Gundlach, C (Southampton) | |
Hyperbolicity of second order in space systems of evolution equations |
Thursday 18 August | |
09:00-17:00 | |
Friday 19 August | |
09:00-17:00 | |
Monday 22 August | |
09:55-10:00 | |
Introduction | |
10:00-11:00 Rees, M (Cambridge) | |
Current status of black hole observations | |
11:30-12:30 Rodnianski, I (Princeton) | |
Harmonic coordinates and the stability of Minkowski space-time | |
14:00-15:00 Choquet-Bruhat, Y (Paris) | |
Global properties of space-times with one Killing vector | |
15:30-16:30 Dafermos, M (Cambridge) | |
Cosmic censorship in spherical symmetry |
Tuesday 23 August | |
10:00-11:00 Bizon, P (Cracow) | |
Singularity formation in non-linear wave equations | |
11:30-12:30 Klainerman, S (Princeton) | |
Radius of injectivity and curvature estimates | |
14:00-15:00 Lehner, L (Louisiana) | |
Numerical black hole simulations | |
15:30-16:30 Anderson, M (Stony Brook) | |
Conformal compactifications |
Wednesday 24 August | |
10:00-11:00 Galloway, G (Miami) | |
Some mathematical aspects of dynamical horizons | |
11:30-12:30 Tao, T (UCLA) | |
Progress in nonlinear wave equations |
Thursday 25 August | |
10:00-11:00 Wald, R (Chicago) | |
Quantum field theories in curved spacetimes, mathematical aspects | |
11:30-12:30 Schoen, R (Stanford) | |
Controlling global properties of solutions of the constraint equations | |
14:00-15:00 Isenberg, J (Oregon) | |
Initial data engineering | |
15:30-16:30 Ringstroem, H (KTH Stockholm) | |
Dynamical properties of cosmological models |
Friday 26 August | |
10:00-11:00 Gibbons, G (Cambridge) | |
Black holes in higher dimensions | |
11:30-12:30 Lohkamp, J (Augsburg) | |
Positivity of energy | |
14:00-15:00 Rendall, A (AEI Golm) | |
Asymptotic expansions for cosmological solutions of the Einstein equations | |
15:30-16:30 Moncrief, V (Yale) | |
Curvature propagation in general relativity - exploiting the Yang-Mills analogy |
Tuesday 30 August | |
15:30-16:30 Bray, H (Duke) | |
Negative point mass singularities in general relativity |
Wednesday 31 August | |
15:30-16:30 Louko, J (Nottingham) | |
Geons with spin and charge |
Thursday 01 September | |
14:00-15:00 Hawking, S (Cambridge) | |
Information loss in black holes | |
15:30-16:30 Horowitz, G (UCSB) | |
A new endpoint for Hawking evaporation |
Friday 02 September | |
10:00-11:00 Hafner, D (Bordeaux) | |
On scattering theory for field equations in the Kerr metric | |
11:30-12:30 Galloway, G (Miami) | |
On the topology of black holes in higher dimensions | |
14:00-15:00 Reall, H (California) | |
Higher dimensional black holes | |
15:30-16:30 Dafermos, M (Cambridge) | |
Decay of radiation in spacetimes with black holes |
Monday 05 September | |
14:00-15:00 Gibbons, G (Cambridge) | |
Self-similar gravitational collapse and gravitational instantons | |
15:30-16:30 Ishibashi, A (Chicago) | |
On stability of higher dimensional static black holes |
Tuesday 06 September | |
15:30-16:30 Nicolas, J-P (Bordeaux 1) | |
Conformal scattering and the Goursat problem, main ideas and what perspectives for black hole space-times? |
Wednesday 07 September | |
15:30-16:30 Simon, W (University of Salamanca) | |
Stability of marginally trapped surfaces and local existence of dynamical and trapping horizons |
Monday 12 September | |
16:00-17:00 Bizon, P (Jagellonian) | |
Vacuum gravitational collapse in 4+1 dimensions |
Tuesday 13 September | |
16:00-17:00 Ringstroem, H (AEI Golm) | |
Dynamics of Bianchi space-times |
Thursday 15 September | |
16:00-17:00 Heinzle, M (Max Planck Institute) | |
Asymptotic expansions and nonlinear stability of power-law inflation models |
Friday 16 September | |
09:00-10:00 Berger, B (National Science Foundation) | |
Numerical studies of expanding $T2$-symmetric cosmologies | |
10:00-11:00 Lim, WC (Dalhousie) | |
Dynamical systems approach to inhomogeneous cosmology | |
11:30-12:30 Uggla, C (Karlstad) | |
What have we learned and what can we learn from spatially homogenous cosmology? | |
14:30-15:30 Andreasson, H (Chalmers) | |
Cosmological solutions of the Einstein-Vlasov system | |
16:00-17:00 Andersson, L (A.E.I) | |
Future asymptotics of cosmological spacetimes |
Monday 19 September | |
16:00-17:00 Lee, H (Max-Planck-Institut ) | |
Accelerated expanding models with Vlasov matter |
Tuesday 20 September | |
16:00-17:00 Tchapnda, B (Yaounde I) | |
The surface-symmetric Einstein-Vlasov system with positive cosmological constant |
Thursday 22 September | |
16.00-17:00 Calogero, S (Minho Portugal) | |
Global classical solutions to the 3D Nordstrom-Vlasov system |
Tuesday 27 September | |
16:00-17:00 Bourguignon, J-P (IHES) | |
Killing spinors, from general relativity to supergravity |
Wednesday 28 September | |
16:00-17:00 Herzlich, M (Montpellier) | |
Eigenvalue extremality for the Dirac operator on the sphere |
Thursday 29 September | |
16:00-17:00 Qing, J (UCSC) | |
On the uniqueness of the foliation of spheres of constant mean curvature in asymptotically flat 3-manifolds |
Friday 30 September | |
16:00-17:00 Anderson, MT (Stony Brook) | |
Conserved quantities and rigidity for locally AdS spaces |
Monday 03 October | |
10:00-11:00 Graham, CR (Washington) | |
Dirichlet-to-Neumann map for Poincare-Einstein metrics | |
11:30-12:30 Singer, M (Edinburgh) | |
Toric Poincare-Einstein metrics | |
14:30-15:30 Albin, P (MIT) | |
The Gauss-Bonnet theorem for Poincare-Einstein metrics | |
16:00-17:00 Skenderis, K (Amsterdam) | |
Conserved charges and positivity of energy for asymptotically locally AdS spacetimes |
Tuesday 04 October | |
16:00-17:00 Woolgar, E (Alberta) | |
A gradient flow for the nonlinear sigma model at 1-loop: the physics of Perelman's entropy |
Thursday 06 October | |
16:00-17:00 Biquard, O (Strasbourg) | |
Einstein metrics on product spaces |
Friday 07 October | |
16:00-17:00 Hall, G (Aberdeen) | |
Sectional curvature and general relativity |
Monday 10 October | |
16:00-17:00 Goldman, W (Maryland) | |
Complete Flat Lorentzian 3-Manifolds |
Tuesday 11 October | |
16:00-17:00 Bartnik, R (Monash) | |
Barriers and CMC hypersurfaces |
Wednesday 12 October | |
10:00-11:00 Beguin, F (Paris-Sud) | |
AdS geometry and Mess' work | |
11:30-12:30 Benedetti, R (Pisa) | |
Canonical Wick rotations in 3D gravity | |
14:30-15:30 Barbot, T (Lyon) | |
A geometric insight into BTZ multi black-holes | |
16:00-17:00 Schlenker, J-M (Paul Sabatier) | |
Minimal surfaces in singular constant curvature manifolds |
Thursday 13 October | |
16:00-17:00 Zeghib, A (Lyon) | |
On CMC foliations |
Monday 17 October | |
16:00-17:00 Bartnik, R (Monash) | |
Second variation in general relativity |
Tuesday 18 October | |
16.00-17.00 Lewandowski, J (Warsaw) | |
Mathematical introduction to loop quantum gravity |
Wednesday 19 October | |
11:00-12:30 Fewster, CJ (York) | |
Introduction to algebraic quantum field theory in curved spacetime | |
16:00-17:00 Ehrlich, P (Florida) | |
Comparison theory in Lorentzian geometry |
Thursday 20 October | |
16.00-17.00 Bojowald, M (Max-Planck-Institute) | |
Loop quantum cosmology |
Friday 21 October | |
11:00-12:30 Fewster, CJ (York) | |
Energy conditions in quantum field theory | |
16:00-17:00 Nicolo, F (Rome Tor Vergata) | |
A global solution for a characteristic problem for the Einstein vacuum equations with small initial data |
Monday 24 October | |
11:00-12:30 Ashtekar, A | |
Discussions on recent developments in mathematical quantum gravity |
Tuesday 25 October | |
15:30-16:30 Sahlmann, H (Utrecht) | |
Uniqueness of the kinematical representation of loop quantum gravity |
Wednesday 26 October | |
11:00-12:30 Ashtekar, A | |
Discussions on recent developments in mathematical quantum gravity |
Thursday 27 October | |
16.00-17.00 Ashtekar, A (Pennsylvania State) | |
Quantum geometry and space-time singularities |
Friday 28 October | |
11:00-12:30 Moss, I, Jennings, D (Newcastle upon Tyne) | |
Radiation-reaction on timelike surfaces in AdS |
Tuesday 01 November | |
16:00-17:00 Louko, J (Nottingham) | |
Constrained systems: Dirac and post-Dirac quantisation |
Wednesday 02 November | |
11:00-12:30 Thiemann, T (Perimeter Institute) | |
The Hamiltonian constraint in loop quantum gravity |
Thursday 03 November | |
16:00-17:00 Vickers, J (Southampton) | |
Colombeau algebras in GR |
Friday 04 November | |
11:00-12:30 Thiemann, T (Perimeter Institute) | |
The master constraint programme for loop quantum gravity |
Monday 07 November | |
14:00-15:00 Ashtekar, A (Penn State) | |
Quantum riemannian geometry and its ramifications | |
15:00-16:00 Danzmann, K (Albert Einstein Institut and Hannover) | |
Gravitational wave astronomy: The large detectors are going into operation! | |
16:30-17:30 Penrose, R (Oxford) | |
Before the big bang? A new perspective on the Weyl curvature hypothesis |
Tuesday 08 November | |
16:00-17:00 Barrett, J (Nottingham) | |
Spin foam quantum gravity |
Wednesday 09 November | |
11:00-12:30 Perez, A (Centre de Physique Théorique, Marseille) | |
The representation ambiguity in loop quantum gravity |
Thursday 10 November | |
16:00-17:00 Rovelli, C (Marseille) | |
Definition of n-point function in nonperturbative quantum gravity and low energy limit of the loop-spin foam formalism |
Friday 11 November | |
11:00-12:30 Rovelli, C (Marseille) | |
Discussions on n-point functions in non-perturbative quantum gravity |
Monday 14 November | |
16:00-17:00 Valiente Kroon, J (London) | |
Time asymmetric spacetimes near null and spatial infinity |
Tuesday 15 November | |
16:00-17:00 Hollands, S (Gottingen) | |
Asymptotically AdS-spacetimes |
Wednesday 16 November | |
16:00-17:00 Blue, P (Toronto) | |
Decay and the conformal energy of waves around the Schwarzschild black hole |
Thursday 17 November | |
16:00-17:00 Ishibashi, A (Chicago) | |
Asymptotic flatness at null infinity in higher dimensional gravity |
Friday 18 November | |
16:00-17:00 Flores, JL (Malaga) | |
A new development of the causal boundary of spacetimes |
Monday 21 November | |
10:00-11:00 Mason, LJ (Oxford) | |
The twistor theory of the Ernst Equation | |
11:30-12:30 Alekseev, GA (Steklov Mathematical Institute) | |
Integrable reductions of Einstein's field equations: monodromy transform and the linear integral equation methods | |
14:30-15:30 Meinel, R (Jena) | |
Quasi-stationary routes to the Kerr black hole |
Tuesday 22 November | |
11:30-12:30 Korotkin, D (Concordia) | |
Isomonodromic tau-functions on Hurwitz spaces and their applications | |
14:30-15:30 Ward, RS (Durham) | |
Periodic instantons \& monopoles in gauge theory (and gravity) | |
16:00-17:00 Ferapontov, E (Loughborough) | |
Hydrodynamic reductions of multi-dimensional dispersionless PDEs: the test for integrability |
Wednesday 23 November | |
16:00-17:00 Dunajski, M (Cambridge) | |
Anti-self-dual conformal structures with null Killing vectors |
Monday 28 November | |
16:00-17:00 Beig, R (Vienna) | |
On the motion of a compact elastic body |
Tuesday 29 November | |
14:30-15:30 Heinzle, JM (MPI, Golm) | |
Static perfect fluid models - a dynamical systems approach | |
16:00-17:00 Petroff, D (Friedrich-Schiller-Universitaet Jena) | |
The extreme distortion of black holes due to matter |
Thursday 01 December | |
16:00-17:00 Winstanley, E (Sheffield) | |
The abundant richness of Einstein-Yang-Mills |
Friday 02 December | |
16:00-17:00 Friedrich, H (MPI, Golm) | |
On the convergence of certain expansions at space-like infinity of asymptotically flat, static vacuum solutions |
Tuesday 06 December | |
16:00-16:30 Chrusciel, P (Tours) | |
The classification of static electrovacuum black holes | |
16:30-17:00 Isenberg, J (Oregon) | |
Spherically symmetric dynamical horizons |
Thursday 08 December | |
16:00-17:00 Mars, M (Salamanca) | |
Second order perturbations of rotating bodies in equilibrium; the exterior vacuum problem |
Friday 09 December | |
11:00-12:00 Bartnik, R (Monash) | |
QL Mass definitions with positivity proofs | |
16:00-17:00 Holst, M (UC San Diego) | |
Nonlinear Approximation Techniques in General Relativity and Geometric Analysis |
Monday 12 December | |
10:00-11:00 Bartnik, R (Monash) | |
Hilbert structure on the ADM phase space | |
11:30-12:30 Huisken, G (Max Planck Institute for Gravitation) | |
Radial foliations of asymptotically flat 3-manifolds | |
14:30-15:30 Dain, S (Max Planck Institute ) | |
Spin-mass inequality for axisymmetric black holes | |
16:00-16:30 Delay, E (Universite d'Avignon) | |
Nonsingular stationary metrics with a negative cosmological constant |
Tuesday 13 December | |
10:00-11:00 Khuri, M (Stanford) | |
Global bounds and new existence theorems for the Yamabe problem | |
11:30-12:30 Bahri, A (Rutgers) | |
A variational approach to the Yamabe problem | |
14:30-15:30 Pacard, F (Paris 12) | |
Singular solutions of the Yamabe equation | |
16:00-16:30 Pollack, D (Washington) | |
Constructing solutions of the constraint equations with sources: the Einstein-Scalar field system |
Wednesday 14 December | |
10:00-11:00 Brendle, S (Princeton) | |
Global convergence of the Yamabe flow | |
11:30-12:30 Maxwell, D (Alaska Fairbanks) | |
Rough initial data |
Thursday 15 December | |
10:00-11:00 Pfeiffer, H (Caltech) | |
Numerical construction of the solutions of the constraint equations | |
11:30-12:30 Lindblom, L (Caltech) | |
Optimal constraint projection in general relativity | |
14:30-15:30 Alexakis, S (Princeton) | |
Global conformal invariants and their applications | |
16:00-16:30 Corvino, J (Lafayette College) | |
Some applications of scalar curvature deformation in general relativity |
Friday 16 December | |
10:00-11:00 Galloway, GJ (Miami) | |
Rigidity and positivity of mass for asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds | |
11:30-12:30 Miao, P (Santa Barbara) | |
On problems related to Bartnik's definition of quasi-local mass (sponsored by CQG) | |
14:30-15:00 Maerten, D (Montpellier II) | |
Positive energy theorem for asymptotically hyperbolic manifolds | |
15:00-15:30 O'Murchadha, N (University College, Cork) | |
Why we should not take the Liu-Yau quasi-local mass seriously |
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