Selected activities (partial list, occasionally updated)

Research appointments and extended visits

  • Winter 2014: Visiting professor and workshop co-organizer, KITP Santa Barbara

  • August, 2012: Visiting professor, Paris (jointly sponsored by IHES, College de France, LPTHE Jussieu)

  • July, 2010: IHES, France (visiting member)

  • Aug. 1 -31, 2007: Newton Institute, Cambridge (Senior Visiting Fellow)

  • July 2 -25, 2007: IHES, France (visiting member)

  • August 1-31, 2006: IHES, France (visiting member)

  • Sept. 1, 2005- July 31, 2006: IAS, Princeton (visiting member)

  • August 1-31, 2005: IHES, France (visiting member)

  • July 1-15, 2005: CERN Visitor

  • June 20-30, 2005: ICTP, Trieste Visitor

  • Workshops and conferences

  • June 2017: Pollica Summer Workshop on Dualities in SCFTs, Italy, speaker.

  • March 2017: Aspen Winter Conference, Aspen Center for Physics, speaker.

  • September 2016: Nati Fest , IAS Princeton, speaker and co-organizer.

  • June, July 2016: String-Math trimester, Institut Henri Poincare, Paris, speaker and participant.

  • May 2016: Southern California String Seminar, KITP Santa Barbara, speaker.

  • April 2016: APS Particles and Fields, Salt Lake City, speaker.

  • March 2016: Bay Area Particle Theory Seminar, San Francisco, speaker.

  • February 2016: F-theory at 20 Workshop, Caltech, speaker.

  • December 2015: KEK Theory Workshop, Japan, speaker.

  • June 2015: Strings 2015, ICTS-TIFR, Bengaluru, India, speaker.

  • April 2014: Susy QFTs in 5d and 6d, Perimeter Institute, Canada, speaker.

  • Jan - April 2014: New Methods in Nonperturbative QFT, KITP Santa Barbara, coordinator and speaker.

  • November 2013: String Geometry and Beyond Mitchell Institute (Texas A&M), Soltis Center, Costa Rica, speaker.

  • August 2013: 43rd Summer Institute, ENS, Paris, speaker.

  • July 2013: 18th Itzykson Conference , Saclay, Paris, speaker.

  • August 2012: 42nd Summer Institute, ENS, Paris, speaker.

  • June 2012: N=2 Geometry and Applications, McGill University, Montreal, speaker.

  • March 2012: Conformal Field Theory beyond 2d, Texas A&M, speaker.

  • May 2011: Susy Breaking '11, CERN. Speaker.

  • July 2010: String Pheno , Paris. Plenary speaker.

  • August 2008: 38th ENS Summer Institute, Paris, speaker

  • Aug. 1 -31, 2007: Programme at Newton Institute, Cambridge (scientific advisor and participant)

  • December 2006: UK Annual Theory Meeting, speaker

  • August 2006: 36th ENS Summer Institute, Paris, speaker

  • June 2006: Strings 2006, Beijing, speaker

  • June 2006: Susy 2006, Irvine, speaker

  • August 2005: 35th ENS Summer Institute, Paris, speaker

  • June 2004: Strings 2004, Paris, speaker

  • Advanced High Energy Theory School Lecturships

  • Jan 2016: 20th APCTP Winter School on Fundamental Physics, Pohang Korea. Lecturer

  • Nov 2015: 8th Odense Winter School on Theoretical Physics, Odense Denmark. Lecturer

  • Feb 2012: APCTP Winter School on Fields and Strings, Pohang Korea. Lecturer

  • June 2010: Cargese Summer Institute, France. Lecturer

  • Jan 2010: Asian Winter School on Strings, Particles, and Cosmology, India. Lecturer

  • July 2007: Les Houches Summer Institute, France. Lecturer

  • June 2007: Theoretical Advanced Studies Institute (TASI), Boulder. Program director and lecturer

  • March 2007: Trieste Spring School lecturer

  • January 2007: Asian Winter School on String Theory , Korea, lecturer

  • July 2006: Prospects in Theoretical Physics, IAS Princeton lecturer

  • July 2004: Prospects in Theoretical Physics, IAS Princeton lecturer

  • June 2004: Trieste Summer School, Italy. Co-director, and lecturer

  • June 2003: Theoretical Advanced Studies Institute (TASI), Boulder. Lecturer