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Past Discussion Meetings
07 January 2013 to 09 January 2013
Lecture Hall AG 69,TIFR, Mumbai
This three day discussion meeting on String theory will focus on five areas 1) The exact counting of black hole entropy. 2) The black hole information paradox. 3) AdS/CMT. 4) Hydrodynamics and...more
  • Organizers: 
    Shiraz Minwalla and Sandip Trivedi
  • Contact:  shirazminwala  gmailcom
19 December 2012 to 21 December 2012
Auditorium, New Physical Sciences Building, IISc
Quantum computation is one of the most fundamental and important research topics today, from both theoretical and experimental perspectives. A fault tolerant computation scheme, such as that...more
  • Organizers: 
    Arindam Ghosh and Krishnendu Sengupta
  • Contact:  ghosharindam99  gmailcom
24 September 2012 to 28 September 2012
ICTS-TIFR, IISc Campus, Bangalore
Scattering amplitudes play a pivotal role in quantum field theory as they are used to extract experimental predictions from theory. In order to explain the experimental data from the Large Hadron...more
  • Organizers: 
    Sujay Ashok, Suvrat Raju and Aninda Sinha
  • Contact:  program  ictsresin
01 July 2012 to 03 July 2012
Ellaa Suites, Gachibowli, Hyderbad
Plasmonics with its proven role in sensing, surface-enhanced spectroscopy and energy transfer is fast evolving into a vast field with much broader scope heralding unprecedented applications. Recent...more
  • Organizers: 
    G. S. Agarwal, Jyotishman Dasgupta, S. Dutta Gupta, P. Anantha Lakshmi, Sushil Mujumdar, S. S. Prabhu, Suneel Singh and Achanta Venu Gopal
  • Contact:  metain2012  gmailcom
11 June 2012 to 22 June 2012
ICTS-TIFR, IISc campus, Bangalore
This will be a discussion meeting on various current topics of research in String Theory. Some focus areas will be : higher spin theories and holography, transport phenomena in strongly interacting...more
  • Organizers: 
    Justin David, Rajesh Gopakumar and Shiraz Minwalla
  • Contact:  Program  ictsresin
26 March 2012 to 30 March 2012
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai
Complex analytic geometry is a very broad area of mathematics straddling differential geometry, algebraic geometry and analysis. Much of the interactions between mathematics and theoretical physics,...more
  • Organizers: 
    Indranil Biswas and A.J. Parameswaran
  • Contact:  Program  ictsresin
10 January 2012 to 11 January 2012
Variable Energy Cyclotron Center (VECC), Kolkata
The phase diagram of QCD is an object of intense theoretical interest today, since it is the only phase diagram in a relativistic quantum field theory which is open to experimental probes. In this...more
  • Organizers: 
    Sourendu Gupta and Bedangadas Mohanti
  • Contact:  Program  ictsresin
12 December 2011 to 16 December 2011
Centre for Nanoscience and Engineering (CeNSE) IISc, Bangalore
High-resolution and high-precision direct numerical simulations (DNSs) play a central role in the elucidation of the statistical properties of turbulence. The goal of this discussion meeting is to...more
  • Organizers: 
    Jaywant H Arakeri and Rahul Pandit
  • Contact:  rahul  physicsiiscernetin
08 December 2011
ICTS-TIFR, TIFR Centre building, IISc Campus, Bangalore
ICTS has planned a discussion meeting on aspects of biology on December 8, 2011 at ICTS-TIFR in IISc Campus, Bangalore. The meeting will begin at 9.25 am on December 08, 2011 . In this meeting we are...more
  • Organizers: 
    Spenta R. Wadia
  • Contact:  Program  ictsresin