CNRS Poncelet

International Conference "Random Processes, Conformal Field Theory and Integrable Systems"

September 19 - 23, 2011, Poncelet Laboratory, Moscow, Russia

Topical School for graduate and PhD students

September 14 - 17, 2011, Chebyshev Laboratory, Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Organizers: Sponsored by:
Denis Grebenkov (CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet and Ecole Polytechnique)
Robert Minlos (Institute for Information Transmission Problems RAS)
Raoul Santachiara (CNRS, Laboratoire Poncelet and University Paris-11)
Stanislav Smirnov (Chebyshev Laboratory, St Petersburg State University and University of Geneva)
Vlad Vysotsky (Chebyshev Laboratory, St Petersburg State University and Steklov Institute)
CNRS RFBR Dinastiya

Topical School

In order to attract promising students and young researchers, a topical school will be organized in Saint Petersburg from 14 to 17 September 2011. Four mini-courses will be given by:

Prof. Bertrand Eynard (CEA, Saclay, France): Random matrix methods in statistical physics

Prof. Remi Rhodes (Univesity Paris-Dauphine, Paris, France): Gaussian multiplicative chaos: motivations, theory and applications (lecture notes)

Prof. Leon Takhtajan (Stony Brook, New York, USA): Introduction to conformal field theory: Liouville model

Prof. Michel Zinsmeister (University of Orleans, France): Growth processes (lecture notes)

The lectures will be given at the Chebyshev Laboratory.
Address: St Petersburg, 14th Line of Vasil'evskiy Ostrov 29 (auditorium 22)
The nearest metro station: Vasileostrovksaya (around 10 minutes by walk)

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Schedule of lectures (on 14/09, 15/09, 16/09 and 17/09)

10:00 - 11:15 : Prof. Zinsmeister

Coffee break

11:45 - 13:00 : Prof. Rhodes


14:30 - 15:45 : Prof. Takhtajan

Coffee break

16:15 - 17:30 : Prof. Eynard

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