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99 years of General Relativity: ESI-EMS-IAMP Summer School on Mathematical Relativity

Month: July 2014

Date: July 28--August 1

Name: 99 years of General Relativity: ESI-EMS-IAMP Summer School on Mathematical Relativity

Location: Erwin Schrödinger Institute, Vienna, Austria.


Description

Mathematical General Relativity is a timely topic, with outstanding recent progress in the field by many authors, with growing interest both in the physics and mathematical community. The aim of the school is to provide an introduction to the topics which are currently being studied. The target audience is graduate students and postdocs, both physicists and mathematicians, interested in mathematical general relativity.

Lectures

"Introduction to differential geometry" by Robert Beig (Vienna), two hours; "Introduction to general relativity" by Helmut Friedrich (AEI Golm), three hours; "Lorentzian causality" by Gregory Galloway (Miami), five hours; "Constraint equations" by Justin Corvino (Lafayette), five hours; "The Evolution problem in general relativity" by Hans Ringstroem (KTH Stockholm), five hours; "Wave equations on black hole space-times" by Gustav Holzegel (Imperial, London), five hours; "The galactic center" by Andreas Eckart (Köln), two hours.

Information

http://homepage.univie.ac.at/piotr.chrusciel/SummerSchool2014/