Chaos, Holography and Coadjoint Orbits

Monday, 25 February, 2019 to Friday, 1 March, 2019
Villa Batelle (Section de Mathématiques - UNIGE)

The workshop Chaos, Holography and Coadjoint Orbits will take place at the Villa Batelle (Université de Genève) from the 25th of February to the 1st of March 2019.

The meeting will bring together world experts on recent developments surrounding the Schwarzian theory, lower-dimensional holography and quantum chaos, and mathematical physicists working on related topics.

 

Conference Organizers:

Anton Alekseev (Université de Genève) and Julian Sonner (Université de Genève)

 

 

 

 

Invited Speakers:

Alexander Altland, Cologne

Jean-Michel Bismut, Paris Sud

Frank Ferrari, ULB

Krzysztof Gawedzki, Labo de Physique, ENS de Lyon

Razvan Gurau, Ecole  Polytechnique

Kristan Jensen, San Francisco State

*Hong Liu, MIT

Thomas Mertens (University of Ghent)

Pranjal Nayak (University of Kentucky)

Blagoje Oblak, ETH Zurich

Samson Shatashvili, Dublin

Leon Takhtajan, Stony Brook

*Herman Verlinde, Princeton

Manuel Vielma, Université de Genève

Yilin Wang, ETH Zurich

Claire Zukowski, Amsterdam

 

* to be confirmed

Detailed programme and schedule available soon.

 

 

Travel information:

Arrival by plane:

- Take the train from the airport station to Geneva main train station "Gare Cornavin" (duration: 7 min - schedule available here)

- Take the tram n°18 (direction: "Bachet-de-Pesay") and get off at the tram stop "Carouge-Rondeau"

- The Villa Batelle is at 7min. walk (up the slope)

 

Arrival by train (from Geneva main train station "Gare Cornavin"):

- Take the tram n°18 (direction: "Bachet-de-Pesay") and get off at the tram stop "Carouge-Rondeau"

- The Villa Batelle is at 7min. walk (up the slope)

 

Arrival by car:

Adress and GPS coordinates:

Villa Batelle (Université de Genève)

Route de Drize  - Genève

Latitude : 46.1766174
Longitude : 6.138884400000052

 

Geneva Public Transportation (company "TPG"):

Free Transport Pass

When you stay in a hotel, a youth hostel or a campsite in the canton, you will receive a "Geneva Transport Card" free of charge. This includes buses, trams, trains, and yellow taxi-boats (called "Mouettes").

With this card, public transport in Geneva (TPG) is free for the full duration of your stay. Just ask for it upon arrival on the reception.

 

 

Event location: 

Villa Batelle (Université de Genève)
Route de Drize
1227 Carouge
Switzerland
CH