Past Discussion Meetings
12 January 2015 to 16 January 2015
ICTS and IISc, Bangalore
Condensed matter systems display a wide variety of interesting low temperature phases that are the product of the interplay between inter-particle interactions and the quantum statistics obeyed by...more
  • Organizers: 
    Kedar Damle and Subroto Mukerjee
  • Contact:  kedar  theorytifrresin
10 December 2014 to 12 December 2014
ICTS Seminar Room, IISc Campus, Bangalore
In the last few years, quantum entanglement considerations have led to profound insights in the connection with gravity. Entanglement entropy has been proposed as a probe to study the architecture of...more
  • Organizers: 
    Aninda Sinha
  • Contact:  asinha  ctsiiscernetin
08 April 2014
ICTS-TIFR, Bangalore
ICTS is organizing a one-day discussion meeting to discuss selected recent trends in Cosmology, covering topics in theory, observations and simulations. The very exciting BICEP2 results were...more
  • Organizers: 
    Subhabrata Majumdar and Spenta Wadia
  • Contact:  spentawadia  gmailcom
01 February 2014 to 03 February 2014
Physics Department, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
The statistical-physics community in India has grown tremendously over the last few decades. Thus it is important to have a meeting every year at which we can share ideas and scientific resources...more
  • Organizers: 
    Kavita Jain, Rahul Pandit, Samriddhi Sankar Ray and Sanjib Sabhapandit
  • Contact:  ssray  ictsresin
08 January 2014 to 11 January 2014
ICTS-TIFR, IISc Campus, Bangalore
The applications of the framework of filtering theory to the problem of data assimilation is an exciting area of current interest. Some of the emerging areas of research at the interface of these two...more
  • Organizers: 
    Amit Apte, Christopher Jones and Sreekar Vadlamani
  • Contact:  apte  ictsresin
22 September 2013 to 23 September 2013
ICTS, Bangalore
This meeting which is ICTS-IISc joint program will discuss recent progress on the black-hole information paradox, and the question of whether AdS/CFT can provide a useful description of the interior...more
  • Organizers: 
    Pallab Basu, Suvrat Raju and Spenta Wadia
  • Contact:  pallabbasu  ictsresin
22 July 2013 to 24 July 2013
ICTS-TIFR, IISc Campus, Bangalore
Sequencing across species and across individuals is proceeding at a pace that far outstrips the capabilities of today’s computer technologies. Indeed, while genomic data are quadrupling every year,...more
  • Organizers: 
    Vijay Chandru, Ravi K. Iyer, Gene Robinson, R.K. Shyamasundar and Spenta Wadia
  • Contact:  wadia  theorytifrresin
16 April 2013, 09:00 to 15:30
ICTS-TIFR, IISc Campus, Bangalore
ICTS is organizing a one-day workshop to celebrate and discuss the recent results in Cosmology from the Planck mission. Planck is a space observatory of the European Space Agency and is designed to...more
  • Organizers: 
    Parameswaran Ajith and Archisman Ghosh
  • Contact:  ajith  ictsresin
22 January 2013 to 26 January 2013
Faculty Hall (the first Ramanujan lecture) and ICTS-TIFR (rest of the talks and meeting), IISc
This meeting is being organized as a part of the activities related to the "Mathematics of Planet Earth 2013". The scientific themes of the Ramanujan Lectures by Prof. Majda will be modelling of wave...more
  • Organizers: 
    Amit Apte, G. S. Bhat, Andrew Majda, Ravi Nanjundiah, Roddam Narasimha, K. R. Sreenivasan, J. Srinivasan and Jai Sukhatme
  • Contact:  cctm2013icts  gmailcom