Bayrischzell Workshop

May 24 - 27, 2013


Friday, May 24

--- Arrival day, dinner ---

Saturday, May 25

9.00-9.45 Peter Bouwknegt Generalized Geometry, 2D sigma models and T-duality
9.50-10.35 Johannes Hübschmann Multi derivation Maurer-Cartan algebras and sh-Lie-Rinehart algebras
10.35-11.00 --- Coffee break ---
11.00-11.45 Jochen Zahn Quantization of submanifold embeddings
11.50-12.35 Urs Schreiber Higher geometric prequantum theory I -- General theory
16.30-17.15 Klaas Landsman Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking in Quantum Systems: Emergence or Reduction?
17.20-18.05 Chenchang Zhu Lie n-groupoids and their action
18.15-19.00 Harold Steinacker Compactified extra dimensions in matrix models
--- Dinner ---

Sunday, May 26

9.00-9.45 Katrin Wendland The elliptic genus of K3
9.50-10.35 Gregor Masbaum Integral TQFT and applications to the mapping class group
10.35-11.00 --- Coffee break ---
11.00-11.45 Ivo Sachs Homotopy Algebras and String Field Theory
11.50-12.35 Branislav Jurco Operads, homotopy algebras and strings
16.30-17.15 Joergen Andersen The Hitchin connection, Toeplitz operators and deformation quantization
17.20-18.05 Thomas Strobl Generalized geometries, Topological models and Quantization: The example of Dirac sigma models
18.15-19.00 Francesco Bonechi Multiplicative integrability of the modular function
--- Dinner ---

Monday, May 27

9.00-9.45 Richard Szabo Quantization of non-geometric flux backgrounds
9.50-10.35 Nicolas Boulanger An off-shell formulation of higher-spin gravity
10.35-11.00 --- Coffee break ---
11.00-11.45 Domenico Fiorenza Higher geometric prequantum theory II -- Loo-Algebras of local observables from higher prequantum bundles
11.50-12.35 Stefan Waldmann Convergence of star products and the nuclear Weyl algebra