The 2019 Atlantic General Relativity Meeting will be held at the University of New Brunswick (Fredericton) on the week of May 27-31, 2019. There will be a workshop on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, and a conference on Thursday and Friday. There will be no registration fee for either the workshop or the conference.

Workshop

On Monday, there will be introductory lectures at the graduate student level, while during the rest of the workshop there will be a series of lectures on various topics in gravitational physics.

The invited speakers for the workshop are:
  • Robert Brandenberger (McGill University), Theoretical Cosmology
  • Valerio Faraoni (Bishop's University), f(R) Gravity
  • Badri Krishnan (Albert Einstein Institute, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics), Black Holes and Gravitational Waves
  • Etera Livine (École Normale Supérieure Lyon), Coarse-Graining in Loop Quantum Gravity

Conference

A tentative schedule for the conference can be found here. You can also download the booklet of abstracts.

Registration is now closed.

Scientific organizing committee

  • Ivan Booth (MUN)
  • Alan Coley (Dal)
  • Viqar Husain (UNB)
  • Hari Kunduri (MUN)
  • Sanjeev Seahra (UNB)
  • Robert van den Hoogen (St.FX)
  • Edward Wilson-Ewing (UNB)

Local organizing committee

  • Marco de Cesare
  • Viqar Husain
  • Suzanne Lanéry
  • Suprit Singh
  • Edward Wilson-Ewing (chair)

Acknowledgments

The AGR meeting is made possible through financial support from the Atlantic Association of Research in Mathematical Sciences (AARMS), the University of New Brunswick, and the Perimeter Institute.

Previous meetings in the series


Atlantic GR 2019

May 27 – May 31, 2019

Tilley Hall Room 205
9 Macauley Lane
University of New Brunswick
Fredericton, NB, Canada
AARMS
UNB
PI