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Incoming and Local


Our regular slot for the Quantum & Gravity seminars is
on Fridays at 13.15h in HG02.802, unless specified otherwise.
The other event hosted by the group is an informal lunchtime seminar
which takes place on Wednesdays at 12.30h in room
HG02.802, unless specified otherwise.
The schedule can be found
here.
Past and forthcoming events:

May 24

Q&G Seminar
Sebastian de Haro (UvA): Dualities, SeibergWitten theory and a geometric view of theories

Mar 22

Q&G Seminar
Marc Casals (U Leipzig): Quantum effects on Cauchy horizons of black holes

Mar 15

NO Seminar
due to National Seminar Theoretical HighEnergy Physics

Mar 8

Q&G Seminar
Umut Gürsoy (UU): Toward a microscopic derivation of the gaugestring duality

Mar 1

Q&G Seminar *note time 12.00h*
Angel Rincon (Alicante U): Quasinormal modes in classical and quantuminspired black holes

Feb 23

Q&G Seminar *note time 16.00h*
Gautam Satishchandran (Princeton): Generalized black hole entropy is von Neumann entropy

Feb 16

Q&G Seminar
Lars Andersson (BIMSA, Beijing): Stability of spacetimes with supersymmetric compactifications

Feb 9

Q&G Seminar
Anna Tokareva (HIAS, UCAS, Hangzhou): UVIR connections in scattering amplitudes: power of unitarity and causality

Feb 2

Q&G Seminar
Olivier Minazzoli (ARTEMIS, Nice): On a more parsimonious general theory of relativity than General Relativity

Jan 19

Q&G Seminar
Daan Meerburg (RUG): Detecting cosmological correlators

Jan 12

Q&G Seminar
Luca Buoninfante (RU): Strict renormalizability as a paradigm for subPlanckian physics

Dec 15

Q&G Seminar
Ignacio Reyes (UvA): What Oppenheimer didn't (and couldn't) know about relativistic stars

Dec 1

Q&G Seminar
AnaMaria Raclariu (UvA): Infinite symmetry algebras from Einstein's equations and celestial holography

Nov 9

Q&G Seminar *note day and time 12.45h*
Luca Lionni (Heidelberg U): On local unitary invariance, multipartite entanglement, and random triangulations

Nov 3

Q&G Seminar
David O'Connell (OIST): Topology change from pointlike sources

  

Outgoing


Here is a selection of my past and future appearances as
seminar or conference speaker and of other engagements.
2024:

Feb 12

Seminar Talk,
Polygonal Seminar Series,
Madrid, Spain

Mar 25

Invited Talk,
Quantum Gravity and Information,
Vietri, Italy  cancelled.

May 23

Invited Talk,
QISS Virtual Seminar Series.

May 27

Colloquium,
Faculty of Physics and Astronomy, Würzburg University, Germany.

Jun 13

Invited Talk,
Metaphysics beyond Spacetime 2024,
Ovronnaz, Switzerland

Jun 17

Invited Talk,
Lemaitre Conference 2024,
Vatican Observatory, Castel Gandolfo, Italy

Jul 15

Invited Talk,
Workshop "From Philosophical Reflections on Gauge Symmetries to GaugeInvariant Approaches to (Particle) Physics,
Graz, Austria

Aug 5

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Formal Aspects and Consistency of Quantum Gravity Approaches,
Nordita, Stockholm, Sweden

Sep 10

Invited Talk,
2nd History and Philosophy of Cosmology Conference,
Milan, Italy


2023:

Feb 15

Symposium Talk,
Study Association De Leidsche Flesch,
Leiden, The Netherlands

Mar 31

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Random Geometry in Maths and Physics,
Radboud University, The Netherlands

May 10

Colloquium,
Vrije Universiteit,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

May 11

Seminar Talk,
Oxford University,
UK

May 18

Seminar Talk,
International Seminar Series "Quantum Gravity and All of That",
Online

May 24

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Quantum Field Theory in Curved Spacetime,
Granada, Spain

Sep 6

Invited Talk,
Conference Quantum Gravity at RRI,
Bengaluru, India

Sep 1315

Invited Lectures,
Saalburg Summer School on Foundations and New Methods in Theoretical Physics,
Bayrischzell, Germany

Sep 21

Invited Talk,
Conference on Quantum Gravity and Computation,
Sydney, Australia

Oct 3

Panel Discussion,
Conference on Quantum Spacetime and the Renormalization Group,
Sant'Elmo, Sardinia, Italy

Oct 24

Invited Talk,
Conference on Puzzles in the Quantum Gravity Landscape,
Waterloo, Canada

Nov 2

Invited Talk,
Alumni Lecture, Faculty of Science, Radboud University,
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Nov 27

Seminar Talk,
HighEnergy Physics Department,
Radboud University, The Netherlands


2022:

Jan 24

Seminar Talk,
HighEnergy Physics Department,
Radboud University, The Netherlands

Feb 23

Invited Talk,
Studium Generale,
Utrecht University

May 31

Invited Talk and Discussion,
Studium Generale and VeritasForum,
Eindhoven

Jun 21

Invited Talk,
Quantum Geometry 2022,
Torshavn, Faroe Islands

Jul 5

Contributed Talk,
23rd International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation,
Beijing, China

Aug 16

Invited Talk,
Quantum Mechanics and Gravity,
Vancouver, Canada

Sep 14

Invited Talk,
HermannFest,
Albert Einstein Institute, Potsdam, Germany

Oct 4

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Mathematical Relativity, Scalar Curvature and Synthetic Lorentzian Geometry,
Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada

Oct 7

Invited Talk,
Quantum Gravity and More,
Krakow, Poland

Oct 27

Seminar Talk,
Perimeter Institute,
Waterloo, Canada

Nov 3

Talk for PhD students,
Perimeter Institute,
Waterloo, Canada

Nov 25

Colloquium,
Humboldt University,
Berlin, Germany

Nov 29

Seminar Talk,
Albert Einstein Institute,
Potsdam, Germany

Dec 7

Invited Talk,
Gravity Group, University of Aveiro,
Portugal (online)

Dec 9

Invited Talk,
Young Researchers in Quantum Gravity,
online event


2021:

Jan 11

Seminar Talk,
Leipzig University,
Germany

Feb 5

Invited Talk,
Jorge Andre Swieca Summer School in Particles and Fields,
Brazil

Feb 18

Invited Talk,
Quantum Gravity Across Approaches Seminar Series

Feb 23

Invited Talk,
Conference Women at the Intersection of Mathematics and Theoretical Physics,
Perimeter Institute, Canada

Mar 9

Seminar Talk,
HighEnergy Department,
Radboud University, The Netherlands

Mar 17

Invited Talk,
Studium Generale,
Tilburg University, The Netherlands

Mar 31

Invited Talk,
Université Libre and Vrije Universiteit,
Brussels, Belgium

Apr 2

Invited Talk,
Université Libre and Vrije Universiteit,
Brussels, Belgium

Apr 8

Panel Discussion,
Quantum Gravity Across Approaches

Apr 30

Invited Talk,
Conference "The Quantum and The Gravity"

May 4

Invited Lecture,
Quantum Gravity Course,
Perimeter Scholars International

May 6

Panel Discussion,
Quantum Gravity Course,
Perimeter Scholars International

May 25

Invited Lecture,
Currents trends in Gravitation,
Oldenburg University, Germany

May 27

Invited Talk,
Mathematical Institute,
Göttingen University, Germany

Sep 2729

Invited Lectures,
School on Quantum Gravity Phenomenology in the MultiMessenger Approach,
Corfu, Greece

Oct 6

Invited Talk,
Inaugural Workshop International Society for Quantum Gravity

Nov 5

Invited Talk,
NNV Annual Meeting Subatomic Physics Section,
Lunteren, The Netherlands

Nov 8

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Recent Progress of Quantum Cosmology,
Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics, Japan

Dec 7

Invited Talk,
Let's Talk about Time: The Concept of Time Explained,
Student Association for International Relations (SIB), Utrecht


2020:

Jan 21

Invited Talk,
Physics@Veldhoven,
Veldhoven, The Netherlands

Jan 27

Invited Talk,
Colloquium, MaxPlanck Institute for Complex Systems,
Dresden, Germany

Jun 8

Contributed Talk,
Workshop "New developments in dimensions 3 and higher",
Paris, France  cancelled

Jun 23

Invited Talk,
Conference "Quantum Geometry 2020",
Torshavn, Faroe Islands  cancelled

Jul 14

Invited Talk,
Quantum Gravity 2020,
Perimeter Institute, Canada (online event)

Sep 6

Invited Lecture,
Vienna Summer School 2020 on Gravitational Quantum Physics ,
University of Vienna, Austria (online event)

Dec 2

Seminar Talk,
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies,
Ireland


2019:

Jan 22

Invited Talk,
Symposium "Road to Reality",
IAS, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Feb 22

Invited Talk,
BerlinBrandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities,
Berlin, Germany

Apr 8

Seminar Talk,
Pisa University,
Pisa, Italy

Jun 11

Invited Talk,
Conference "Gravity and Other Fields Under the Volcano",
Catania, Italy

Jul 11

Contributed Talk,
22nd International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation,
Valencia, Spain

Jul 12

Invited Talk,
Conference 't Hooft 2019,
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Jul 23

Invited Talk,
Quantum and Gravity in Okinawa,
OIST, Okinawa, Japan

Sep 3

Invited Lectures,
51. Herbstschule für Hochenergiephyik,
Maria Laach, Germany

Sep 17

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Quantum Geometry, Field Theory and Gravity,
Corfu, Greece

Oct 23

Invited Talk,
Conference on Quantum Gases, Fundamental Interactions and Cosmology,
Pisa, Italy

Nov 18

Invited Talk,
Emmy Noether Workshop: The Structure of Quantum Space Time,
Perimeter Institute, Canada


2018:

Jan 24

Focus Session Talk,
"Physics at Veldhoven Conference 2018",
Veldhoven, The Netherlands

Feb 22

Invited Talk,
Workshop "Quantum Spacetime '18",
Sofia, Bulgaria

Apr 16

Special Huygens Colloquium,
commemorating Stephen Hawking,
Radboud University, The Netherlands

May 17

Seminar Talk,
Cosmology Group, Perimeter Institute,
Waterloo, Canada

Jun 13

Seminar Talk,
Universite Libre de Bruxelles,
Brussels, Belgium

Jun 22

Invited Talk,
Workshop on "Quantum spacetime and the renormalization group",
Bad Honnef, Germany

Jul 9

Invited Talk,
Conference "Exact Renormalization Group 2018",
Paris, France

Sep 27

Invited Talk,
MITP Workshop on "Quantum Fields",
Mainz, Germany

Nov 5

Invited Talk,
Workshop on "Physics and Mathematics of Discrete Geometries",
Nagoya, Japan

Nov 19

Jury speech,
Symposium "Views on Spacetime", Award of the 2018 Lorentz Medal,
KNAW, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Nov 28

Invited Talk,
Symposium on "Forces of Nature",
Groningen, The Netherlands


2017:

Jan 31

Seminar Talk,
Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Amsterdam,
The Netherlands

Feb 8

Invited Talk,
Workshop on "Path Integration in Complex Dynamical Systems",
Leiden, The Netherlands

Feb 14

Invited Talk,
Workshop on "Quantum Spacetime and the Renormalization Group",
Leiden, The Netherlands

Mar 3031

Invited Lectures,
Graduate Days, Institute of Physics, Graz University,
Austria

Apr 10

Invited Talk,
Domeinmiddag Dutch Royal Society, Domain for Natural Sciences and Engineering (NTW),
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

May 10

Seminar Talk,
Quantum Gravity Group, Perimeter Institute,
Waterloo, Canada

Jul 10

Invited Talk,
Conference on "Probing the Spacetime Fabric",
Trieste, Italy

Sep 20

Invited Talk,
Ninth Mathematical Physics Meeting,
Belgrade, Serbia

Oct 30

Colloquium,
University of Göttingen,
Germany

Dec 19

Invited Talk,
6th Rome Joint Workshop,
Frascati, Italy


2016:

Mar 2

Plenary Talk,
Spring Meeting of the German Physical Society,
Hamburg, Germany

Mar 7

Invited Talk,
Physics and Astronomy Section, Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW),
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Apr 4

Invited Talk,
FYSICA 2016,
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Jun 13

Colloquium,
Freiburg University,
Germany

Jun 20

Plenary Talk,
Conference on 'Emergent properties of spacetime',
CERN, Geneva, Switzerland

Jun 30

Plenary Talk,
Conference on 'Time in cosmology',
Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Canada

Jul 11

Invited Parallel Talk,
21st International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation (GR21),
Columbia University, New York City, U.S.A.

Sep 21

Plenary Talk,
Conference 'Recent Developments in Gravity',
Mykonos, Greece

Oct 4

Plenary Talk,
Riemann Conference,
Munster, Germany

Nov 14

Colloquium,
University College London,
United Kingdom

Dec 5

Colloquium,
Huygens Colloquium, Faculty of Science, Radboud University,
The Netherlands


2015:

Jan 20

Focus Session "Quantum Gravity",
Physics@FOM Veldhoven 2015,
The Netherlands

Feb 9

Colloquium,
Freiburg University,
Germany  cancelled

Feb 12

Invited Lecture,
Donders Beyond Borders,
Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour,
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Mar 5

Invited Lecture,
Vrouwen in de Spotlight,
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Mar 18

Plenary Talk,
49th Annual Meeting of the Finnish Physical Society,
Helsinki, Finland

May 21

Seminar,
Perimeter Institute,
Waterloo, Canada

Jun 12

Plenary Talk,
20th Itzykson Conference: Random Surfaces and Random Geometry,
IPhT, CEA Saclay, France

Sep 7

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Prospects for Causal Set Quantum Gravity,
ICMS, Edinburgh, UK

Oct 7

Invited Talk,
Workshop on 100 Years of Curved Spacetime,
Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna, Austria

Oct 9

Invited Talk,
'The Information Universe' Conference,
Groningen, The Netherlands

Dec 9

Colloquium,
NordrheinWestfalische Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Kunste,
Dusseldorf, Germany


2014:

Jan 31

Colloquium,
Heidelberg University,
Germany

Mar 3

Invited Talk,
Workshop on Quantum Gravity and Fundamental Cosmology,
AlbertEinstein Institute, PotsdamGolm, Germany

Mar 18

Invited Lecture,
Royal Physical Society,
Groningen, The Netherlands

Mar 23

Colloquium,
Tel Aviv University,
Israel

Mar 24

Plenary Talk,
2014 COST Meeting on Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics,
Weizmann Institute, Rehovot, Israel

Apr 22

Invited Talk,
Workshop on "Renormalization Group Approaches to Quantum Gravity",
Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Canada

Jul 14

Invited Talk,
Workshop on "Combinatorics, Geometry and Physics",
Erwin Schrodinger Institute, Vienna, Austria

Sep 11

Plenary Talk,
Conference on "Conceptual and Technical Challenges for Quantum Gravity 2014",
University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy

Sep 28

Plenary Talk,
Conference "Isham at 70: Modern Issues in Foundations of Physics",
Imperial College, London, UK

Dec 16

Invited Talk,
NIKHEF Jamboree 2014, Nijmegen, The Netherlands









