String Theory

Coordinator : Marios Petropoulos

Journal Club "Quantum Black Holes on the Plateau"
Research contracts
  • Permanent staff :

Guillaume Bossard 
Emilian Dudas 
Blaise Goutéraux
Hervé Partouche
Andrea Puhm

  • PhD students: 

Quentin Bonnefoy
Luca Ciambelli

Thibault Coudarchet
Charles Marteau

  • Post-docs:

Debtosh Chowdhury
Severin Lüst
Eric Mefford
Chiara Toldo
Kenta Suzuki

  • Visitors:

Stefanos Katmadas
Augusto Sagnotti


The workshop ``Black holes, quantum information, and space-time reconstruction'' organized by Alessandra Gnecchi (CERN), Monica Guica (Saclay), Kyriakos Papadodimas (CERN) and Andrea Puhm (Ecole Polytechnique) is announced on CERN's main website

Research activities

  • String Compactifications with or without fluxes
  • Orientifolds, string model building and supersymmetry breaking
  • String Theory in time-dependent backgrounds
  • String and brane cosmology
  • D-branes in curved backgrounds and Boundary CFT
  • Large-N gauge theories, holography and bulk-boundary correspondence.





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Office Notes
Bonnefoy Quentin  4218 Aile zéro, pièce 1028 Supersymmetric effective theories for particle physics and cosmology
Bossard Guillaume 4283 Aile zéro, pièce 1025 Maximally supersymmetric supergravity ; Construction and classification of black hole solutions ; Non-renormalisation theorems in quantum field theory ; Duality symmetries
Ciambelli Luca 4293 Aile zéro, pièce 1027 AdS/CFT holographic correspondence, black holes and applications
Chowdhury Debtosh 4271  Aile zéro, pièce 1026  
Coudarchet Thibault    4263 Aile zéro, pièce 1028  
Dudas Emilian 4284 Aile zéro, pièce 1020 Phenomenological consequences of String Theory
Fayet Pierre 4271 Aile zéro, pièce 1026  
Goutéraux Blaise 4240 Aile zéro, pièce 1019  
Lüst Severin 4240  Aile zéro, pièce 1019  
Marteau Charles  4293 Aile zéro, pièce 1027  
Mefford Eric    Aile zéro, pièce 1014  
Partouche Hervé 4251 Aile zéro, pièce 1023 Superstring theory, Cosmology, Unification of interactions, Supersymmetry, Supergravity
Petropoulos Marios 4215 Aile zéro, pièce 1024 Flux compactifications and gauged supergravity ; Supersymmetry breaking, metastable solutions ; Black holes and other singular objects ; Model building, exact solutions and deformations ; Ads/CFT holography ; Braneworlds, de Sitter spaces, Ricci flows
Puhm Andrea 4235 Aile zéro, pièce 1022 Black Holes and the Information Paradox,Gravitational Aspects of String Theory,AdS/CFT and Kerr/CFT Holography,Quantum Information and Black Hole Microstates,Asymptotic Symmetries, Soft Theorems and Quantum Gravity in Asymptotically Flat Spacetimes
Suzuki Kenta    Aile zéro, pièce 1014  
Toldo Chiara 4240  Aile zéro, pièce 1019  
du Vaulchier Balthazar 4263  Aile zéro, pièce 1028