The ICTS-Infosys string theory  lectures are delivered by leading physicists in current areas of  research in string theory as well as closely related  areas influenced by developments in string theory.  These lectures start at a level suited to a  beginning graduate student and  advance to  current  open ended research problems  in these topics.
Upcoming Lectures
Raghu Mahajan (Princeton University)
21 January 2019 to 24 January 2019
Emmy Noether Seminar Room, ICTS Bangalore
Lecture 1: Jan 21, 2019 at 11:00 am Lecture 2: Jan 23, 2019 at 11:00 am Lecture 3: Jan 24, 2019 at 11:00 am Abstract: Entanglement entropy in quantum...more
Past Lectures
Sergei Razamat (Technion, Israel)
11 December 2018 to 13 December 2018
Emmy Noether Seminar Room, ICTS Bangalore
Lecture 1 : Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 11:00 AM Lecture 2 : Wednesday, 12 December 2018, 11:00 AM Lecture 3 : Thursday, 13 December 2018, 10:00 AM...more
Dionysios Anninos (King's College London, United Kingdom)
29 October 2018 to 01 November 2018
Madhava Lecture Hall, ICTS campus
We overview some aspects of asymptotically de Sitter spacetimes at the classical and quantum level. We discuss some features of the late time de...more
Jared Kaplan ( Johns Hopkins University, USA )
06 December 2017, 14:30 to 16:00
Madhava Lecture Hall, ICTS Campus, Bangalore
I will discuss how black hole thermodynamics in 2+1 dimensional gravity arises universally from 1+1 dimensional conformal field theory at large...more