Holographic methods for strongly coupled systems

HoloGrav Network

The network activities include workshops, conferences and summer schools. Below you may find the upcoming activities. At the bottom of this page you may find past activities.

**Mathematica Summer School on Theoretical Physics: Selected topics in Holography**

Porto University, July 21 - 26, 2014

Porto University, July 21 - 26, 2014

The first HoloGrav school on Holography will take at Porto University in close collaboration with the other European networks COST and GATIS. More information is available here. |

**Holographic Methods and Applications**

Reykjavík, August 18-22, 2014

Reykjavík, August 18-22, 2014

The 2014 HoloGrav annual workshop will will be held in Reykjavík, Iceland. The meeting will provide an overview and assessment of recent progress in applying holographic methods to various strongly coupled quantum systems.
More information is available here. |

**Past activities**

**Holography and QCD - Recent progress and challenges**

Kavli IPMU, the University of Tokyo, September 24 - 28, 2013

Kavli IPMU, the University of Tokyo, September 24 - 28, 2013

The goal of the workshop is to discuss recent progress and challenges of holography with applications to QCD. More information is available here. |

**Gauge/Gravity Duality 2013**

Max Planck Institute for Physics, July 29 - August 2, 2013

Max Planck Institute for Physics, July 29 - August 2, 2013

The first HoloGrav Gauge/Gravity conference took place at the Max Planck Institute for Physics
in Munich. More information is available here. |

**QCD Phase Diagram and Holography 2013**

Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, July 27 - 28, 2013

Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, July 27 - 28, 2013

This meeting aims to bring the focus back to the QCD phase diagram and on heavy ion collisions, in particular far-from-equilibrium.
Experts on gauge/gravity correspondence, gravity, condensed matter physics, heavy ion collisions and QCD will come together and define the goals for this thriving field of research. More information is available here. |

**Holography 2013: Gauge/gravity duality and strongly correlated systems**

APCTP, Pohang - Korea, July 13 - 22, 2013

APCTP, Pohang - Korea, July 13 - 22, 2013

This focus workshop is to promote research oriented discussions between the world class experts on holography and strongly interacting and strongly correlated system. More information is available here. |

**Relativistic Hydrodynamics and the Gauge Gravity Duality**

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, March 26 - 30, 2013

Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, March 26 - 30, 2013

This workshop aims at bringing together experts from different fields in order to consolidate and develop the new approach to understanding fluid dynamics and black holes with an eye towards turbulence, black hole formation and the uniqueness of solutions. More information is available here. |

**Breaking Of Supersymmetry And Ultraviolet Divergences In Extended Supergravity**

National Laboratories of Frascati, March 25 - 28, 2013

National Laboratories of Frascati, March 25 - 28, 2013

This Workshop will review the possibilities that global electric and magnetic duality and the continuous global symmetry of the equations of motion of Born-Infeld like theories control the quantum theory, thus offering an explanation for the UV properties of extended supergravity theories. More information is available here. |

**Strongly interacting dynamics beyond the Standard Model and the Higgs boson**

Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics, The University of Edinburgh

March 24 - 26, 2013

Higgs Centre for Theoretical Physics, The University of Edinburgh

March 24 - 26, 2013

This meeting aims at bringing together experts from three different areas of Particle Physics with a common interest in strongly interacting dynamics beyond the standard model as a mechanism of electroweak symmetry breaking. More information is available here. |

**HoloGrav 2013**

University of Helsinki, March 4 - 8, 2013

University of Helsinki, March 4 - 8, 2013

This year the annual meeting of the HoloGrav network will be held at the Department of Physics of
Helsinki University. More information is available here. |

**Correlation Functions in N=4 SYM**

Centro de Física do Porto, December 17 - 20, 2012

Centro de Física do Porto, December 17 - 20, 2012

This workshop will cover the subject of correlation functions in N = 4 SYM, extending successes of the past years for the spectral problem of this theory. Research in this topic combines field theory and integrability techniques, together with the gauge/gravity duality. More information is available here. |

**Holography and Magnetic Catalysis of Chiral Symmetry Breaking**

Dias School of Theoretical Physics, November 19 - 22, 2012

Dias School of Theoretical Physics, November 19 - 22, 2012

The workshop will focus on the holographic approach to the effect of magnetic catalysis of chiral symmetry breaking. More information is available here. |

**The Holographic Way: String Theory, Gauge Theory and Black Holes**

Nordita, October 1 - 26, 2012

Nordita, October 1 - 26, 2012

This program will take place at Nordita in Sweden during the month of Octoder, in the coming year of 2012. More information will be available here. |

**HOLOGRAV: 2012**

Swansea University, April 16 - 20, 2012

Swansea University, April 16 - 20, 2012

This conference will be the first anual meeting of the HoloGrav network. More information is available here. |

**Network opening Workshop**

LPTENS, June 29, 2011

LPTENS, June 29, 2011

On the 29th of June of 2011 the kick off meeting of Holograv was held in Paris at LPTENS. |

**Physics - Mathematics Summer Institute**

Luminy-Cargese, June 20 - July 16, 2011

Luminy-Cargese, June 20 - July 16, 2011

This conference was be devoted to affine and double affine Hecke algebras, the Langlands program, affine flag varieties, conformal field theory, super Yang-Mills theory and the AdS-CFT correspondence.
More information is available here. |

**String Theory, Holography, and Beyond**

Korea Institute for Advanced Study, September 20 - 24, 2011

Korea Institute for Advanced Study, September 20 - 24, 2011

This is a joint workshop organized by the Korea Institute for Advanced Study and the Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics. More information is available here. |

**Strong Coupling and Holography in Cosmology**

University of Amsterdam, November 7 - 8, 2011

University of Amsterdam, November 7 - 8, 2011

This workshop will explore the possible role of strongly coupled physics, and
its description in terms of holography, in Cosmology. More information is available here. |

**Paris Meeting on Holography at Finite Density**

APC, November 16 - 18, 2011

APC, November 16 - 18, 2011

This workshop will explore different aspects of the recently discovered holographic
techniques for strongly coupled systems and their applications in strongly correlated condensed matter systems.
More information is available here. |