Recent Developments on Light Front


Date and Venue

The aim of the workshop is to discuss the recent developments in string theory, field theory and higher-spin theory in the realm of the light-front approach. The plan is to have few talks per day and a plenty of time for discussions.

March 14-16, 2017

Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics, hall 348

Munich, Germany


Location of the Light Front during March 14-16

Anders Bengtsson (University of Boras)

Lars Brink (Chalmers)

Andrea Campoleoni (ULB)

Ted Erler (Institute of Physics, Prague)

Marc Henneaux (Brussels U. and Solvay Institute)

Nobuyuki Ishibashi (CiRfSE)

Kirill Krasnov (University of Nottingham)

Karapet Mkrtchyan (AEI, Potsdam)

Dmitry Ponomarev (Imperial College)

Charles Thorn (Florida University)

Arkady Vainshtein (University of Minnesota)

The schedule and some useful info is available here


Contact and Local Organizers: Ivo Sachs, ivo [period] sachs [at] lmu [period] de and Evgeny Skvortsov, evgeny [period] skvortsov [at] lmu [period] de

There is no registration fee and no registration is required.

This conference is supported by Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics (ASC) and DFG Transregional Collaborative Research Centre TRR 33 and the DFG cluster of excellence ``Origin and Structure of the Universe"