The 2nd Asian Winter School on String Theory

15 Jan (Tue) - 25 Jan (Fri), 2008
Hotel Village, Kusatsu-Machi, Agatsuma-Gun Gunma, Japan


  • Black holes
  • Flux compactification
  • String cosmology
  • AdS/CFT
  • Integrability
  • String field theory and matrix models

Date and place

* School DATE: 15 Jan (Tue) - 25 Jan (Fri), 2008
* PLACE: Hotel Village Kusatsu

Financial support for travel expenses

A number of PhD students and PD fellows from inside/outside of Japan can be supported for travel (inside Asia) and living expenses, and we encourage their applications.


N. Ishibashi (Tsukuba) S. Minwalla (Tata Insitute)
G. Shiu (Wisconsin) M. Staudacher (Max Planck Institute)
A. Strominger (Harvard) S. Trivedi (Tata Institute)

Poster of the school

The 1st Asian School on String Theory