Three nice old short reviews:
Is the String Field Big Enough ? B. Zwiebach. Fortschr.Phys.49 (2001) 387.
String Field Theory. Leonardo Rastelli (hep-th/0509129)
String Field Theory. Wati Taylor (hep-th/0605202). Open string field theory basics: Tachyon potentials, star products and universality. Rastelli and Zwiebach (hep-th/0006240) For more recent developments: Analytic solution ... M. Schnabl (hep-th/0511286)
Comments on Schnabl's ..... Y. Okawa (hep-th/0603159) A comprehensive recent review: Analytical Solutions of Open String Field Theory. Fuchs and Kroyter 0807.4722

2:00 pm

MSR

Nathan Berkovits

Introduction to Pure Spinors I

Pure spinor lectures
will be loosely based
on these:

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Announcement: Mini-conference on dualities in physics and mathematics (March 16-20)DateTimePlace*SpeakerTitleComments, Links,...Program OrganisersOrganisational Meeting with all ParticipantsBarton ZwiebachIntroduction to String Field Theory Ifield theory lectures:

Three nice old short reviews:Is the String Field Big Enough ? B. Zwiebach. Fortschr.Phys.49 (2001) 387.

String Field Theory. Leonardo Rastelli (hep-th/0509129)

String Field Theory. Wati Taylor (hep-th/0605202).

Open string field theory basics:Tachyon potentials, star products and universality. Rastelli and Zwiebach (hep-th/0006240)For more recent developments:Analytic solution ... M. Schnabl (hep-th/0511286)Comments on Schnabl's ..... Y. Okawa (hep-th/0603159)

A comprehensive recent review:Analytical Solutions of Open String Field Theory. Fuchs and Kroyter 0807.4722Nathan BerkovitsIntroduction to Pure Spinors Iwill be loosely based

on these:

hep-th/0609006 (multiloop amplitudes and non-renorm. theorems),

hep-th/0702083 (quantum consistency of AdS background).

Barton ZwiebachIntroduction to String Field Theory IINathan BerkovitsIntroduction to Pure Spinors IIMartin SchnablIntroduction to String Field Theory IIIPierre VanhoveIntroduction to Pure Spinors IIIDiscussionof string field theoryand pure spinor review lectures

Yuji OkawaIntroduction to String Field Theory IVLuca MazzucatoIntroduction to Pure Spinors IV2:00 pm

Aud

Dmitri SorokinThe complete AdS(4)xCP(3) superspacefor the Type IIA superstring and D-branes

Warren SiegelProjective superspaceMichael KiermaierRiemann surfaces in Schnabl gaugeYuji OkawaThe boundary state from open string fields2:00 pm

Aud

Nikita NekrasovPure spinors, beta-gammas, super-Yang-Mills and Chern-SimonsEdward FrenkelInstantons beyond topological theoryKostas SkenderisBRST derivation of the pure spinor amplitude prescription and anomaliesEdward FrenkelLanglands Duality and Mirror Symmetry, I(UCSB Distinguished Lectures in the Mathematical Sciences)Edward FrenkelLanglands Duality and Mirror Symmetry, II(UCSB Distinguished Lectures in the Mathematical Sciences)Pure spinors, beta-gammas, super-Yang-Mills and Chern-Simons, part 2Rastelli

Integrability and holography in the Veneziano limit?Informal discussion of hybrid formalism and flux compactification(Unoriented) T-folds with few T's and L-R asymmetric D-branesInformal discussion of lower-dimensional pure spinors and non-critical stringsIntroduction to AdS/CFT integrability: What exactly is a magnon?Overview of pure spinors and integrabilityIntegrability for the full spectrum of planar AdS/CFTarxiv/0901.3753

Perturbative super-Yang-Mills and the topological AdS_5 x S^5 stringLightcone worldsheet approaches to Field/String dualityTechnical discussion on pure spinorsLuscher formulas and the four loop Konishi operatorTechnical discussion on pure spinorsThe virtual scaling function of AdS/CFTTechnical discussion on pure spinorsCrystal melting and quantum Calabi-YauDiscussion:Open questions and future directions in integrability and AdS/CFT (led by Volodya Kazakov)Stanley Mandelstam Fest ScheduleDual (Super) Conformal Symmetry andIntegrabilityNon-linear Superspace Sigma ModelsThe Kerr/CFT correspondenceAdS4/CFT and integrabilityChiral Gravity, Log Gravity and Extremal CFTWarped Conifolds and D-Brane InflationPedagogical lecture: Bethe equations at strong couplingScattering Amplitudes at Strong CouplingDiscussion:Topics for flux periodNameki

A Toolkit for F-theory ModelBuilding

Aspect of Wilson Loops inAdS_4-ABJM

GUTS in Type IIB OrientifoldsGeometry and Dualities

March 11

orientifolds

March 12

March 13

March 24

Lerche

Instantons and Mirror

Symmetry

March 25

the Landscape of Intersecting/magnetized

Branes

March 31

April 1

April 2

Eva Silverstein

14

Broida 3302Miniworkshop on 3D Gravity:Tue.May 1912.30pm

2.00pm

AudMelanie Becker

Geoffrey Compere

Overview of 3D Gravity

The Extremal Black Hole/CFT

Correspondence

Wed. May 2010.30am

12.30pm

1.00pm

1.30pm

2.00pm

AudStephan Detournay

Matt Roberts

Sean Downes

Tomas Andrade

Aaron Amsel

Warped AdS_3 Space-Times in Gravity and String theory

No Dynamics in the Extremal Kerr Throat

Chiral Supergravity

Is Chiral Gravity a truncation of Log Gravity?

Supergravity at the Boundary of AdS Supergravity

Sokatchev

Hubeny

For recorded talks and lecture notes, go to**KITP Online**[TOP]