100 years of curved spacetime

2015-10-05 - 2015-10-07
Registration deadline: 
2015-09-13 (All day)
Vienna, Austria

We are happy to announce the workshop „100 years of curved spacetime“ to be held 5 – 7 October 2015 at the Austrian Academy of Sciences in Vienna, Austria. The workshop aims to enhance synergies between researchers in experimental physics & theoretical physics, classical theory of relativity & quantum physics, and bring together well-established and upcoming young scientists.

The workshop webpage can be found at http://www.oeaw.ac.at/gravitation2015/scientific-workshop/program-outline/. Invited speakers are:

- Alessandra Buonanno, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Potsdam, Germany

- Roberto Emparan, Universitat de Barcelona

- Renate Loll, Radboud University Nijmegen

- Roman Schnabel, Albert Einstein Institute Hannover

- William Unruh, University of British Columbia

- Richard Schoen, Stanford University

- Philip Stamp, University of British Columbia

- Clifford Will, University of Florida

Student participants are encouraged to submit poster presentations.

Please register for the workshop online at http://www.oeaw.ac.at/gravitation2015/scientific-workshop/registration/

The workshop is part of the larger program "Gravitation 2015" in Vienna which includes

- 1 Oct 2015: Festive opening

- 5 – 7 Oct 2015: Scientific Workshop (“100 years of curved space time”)

- 1 Oct - 6 Nov 2015: Weekly lectures (for students & schools, evening lectures for the general public)

- 1 Oct - 6 Nov 2015: Exhibition “Einstein|Wellen|Mobil“ free for the general public, guided tours for students

See our website for more information: http://www.oeaw.ac.at/gravitation2015

Please distribute this email also among interested colleagues and students.

We look forward to seeing you in Vienna in October. You are more than welcome to also join the other events of “Gravitation 2015”.

With kind regards,

The Organisers

Markus Aspelmeyer
Caslav Brukner
Piotr Crusciel
Daniel Grumiller


Austrian Academy of Sciences Vienna
48° 12' 29.4264" N, 16° 22' 25.7484" E
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