Workshop PERIODS AND MOTIVES - a Modern Perspective on Renormalization

Jul 2 2012 - 14:34
Jul 6 2012 - 14:34
Venue: 

Instituto de Ciencias Matemáticas, Madrid (Spain)

Short description of the event: 

This workshop aims at bringing together leading experts in algebraic geometry, number theory, combinatorics and quantum field theory, to report on recent
developments in the study of motives and periods with an emphasis on the connections to physics.

Speakers:

J. Ayoub (Zurich)
P. Belkale (NC Chapel Hill)
S. Bloch (Chicago)
C. Bogner (HU Berlin)
P. Brosnan (Maryland)
P. Cartier (IHES)
O. Ceyhan (Amsterdam)
D. Doryn (HU Berlin)
C. Duhr (ETH Zurich)
H. Gangl (Durham)
A. Goncharov (Yale)
D. Kreimer* (HU Berlin)
M. Marcolli (Caltech)
S. Paycha (Potsdam)
L. Schneps (Paris 6)
O. Schnetz (HU Berlin)
M. Spradlin (Brown)
G. Tabuada (MIT)
A. Volovich (Brown)
K. Yeats (Simon Fraser)

(*=to be confirmed)

Organizing committee: L. Alvarez-Consul (ICMAT), J. I. Burgos Gil (ICMAT), K. Ebrahimi-Fard (ICMAT), D. A. Ellwood (Clay Mathematics Institute), D.
Manchon (CNRS, Clermont-Ferrand), S. Weinzierl (Mainz)

The workshop includes a special young researchers session, coordinated by Susama Agarwala (Caltech) and Marina Logares (ICMAT).

Sponsors:

ICMAT Severo Ochoa Programme and CNRS GDR Renormalisation

Registration and application for financial support: http://www.icmat.es/congresos/periods-and-motives/registration.html

PhD students and young postdocs can apply for financial support to attend the workshop at the webpage (deadline May 15, 2012).