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Symmetries and Dualities of Abelian TQFTs
Jaume Gomis Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

TBD
Leonardo Rastelli Stony Brook University

Universality at large transverse spin in defect CFTs
Madalena Lemos European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN)

Domain Walls in SuperQCD
Francesco Benini SISSA International School for Advanced Studies

Weyl Anomaly Induced Current and Holography
RongXin Miao Sun YatSen University

Wilson line impurities, flows and entanglement entropy
Prem Kumar Swansea University

Anomalies in the Space of Coupling Constants
Nathan Seiberg Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)



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CFT amplitudes
Marc Gillioz SISSA International School for Advanced Studies

Flux Tube Smatrix Bootstrap
Andrea Guerrieri Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Precision Islands for ABJM theory from Mixed Correlator Bootstrap
Shai Chester Weizmann Institute of Science Canada



Spinning Conformal Bootstrap in 4d
Denis Karteev L'Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)


Talk 21 via live stream

Walter Landry California Institute of Technology

David SimmonsDuffin Institute for Advanced Study (IAS)



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Deep learning for quantum manybody physics or: Toolmaking beyond the papyrus complexity
Giuseppe Carleo ETH Zurich  Institut für Theoretische Physik

Simulating Thermal and Quantum Fluctuations in Materials and Molecules
Michele Ceriotti L'Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)

How to use a Gaussian Boson Sampler to learn from graphstructured data
Maria Schuld University of KwaZuluNatal

Machine learning meets quantum physics
DongLing Deng Tsinghua University


Engineering Programmable Spin Interactions in a NearConcentric Cavity
Emily Davis Stanford University

Alleviating the sign structure of quantum states
Giacomo Torlai Flatiron Institute

Navigating the quantum computing field as a high school student
Tanisha Bassan The Knowledge Society


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Simulating an expanding universe on Google's Bristlecone
Guifre Vidal Alphabet (United States)

Preparing Critical and Thermofield Double States on a Quantum Computer
Timothy Hsieh Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

TensorNetwork: accelerating tensor network computations and improving the coding experience
Ashley Milsted California Institute of Technology

Maximally sensitive sets of states
Daniel Gottesman University of Maryland, College Park

Quantum simulation of 2D and 3D spin models in a linear chain of ions
KaziRajibul Islam Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC)

Polariton Graph Network
Na Young Kim Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC)


Quantum Simulation of Lattice Field Theories with Microwave Photons
Christopher Wilson Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC)


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Theory of a Planckian metal with a remnant Fermi surface.
Subir Sachdev Harvard University

Twisted foliated fracton order
Xie Chen California Institute of Technology

Landau ordering and other phase transitions beyond the Landau paradigm
Senthil Todadri Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)  Department of Physics

QED and quantum magnetism in (2+1)d
Chong Wang Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics


Shadow of complex fixed point: Approxmiate conformality of Q>4 Potts model
Han Ma Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

On the relation between the magnitude and exponent of OTOCs
Yingfei Gu Harvard University

Firewalls vs. Scrambling
Beni Yoshida Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics


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Angular momentum radiated by electromagnetic vs gravitational waves
Beatrice Bonga Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

Ultralight axions and Future CMB experiments
Renee Hlozek University of Toronto

Not extending the standard cosmological model
Andrew Liddle University of Lisbon

The Astrophysics of Cosmic Rays
Tova M. YoastHull Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (CITA)

The existence and stability of marginally trapped surfaces
Erik Schnetter Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics



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An introduction to Cohomological Hall algebras and their representations
Yan Soibelman Kansas State University

Gauge theory, vertex algebras and COHA
Davide Gaiotto Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Networks of intertwiners, 3d theories and superalgebras
Yegor Zenkevich Institute for Theoretical and Experimental Physics

COHA of surfaces and factorization algebras
Mikhail Kapranov Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics (KITP)

Yangians from cohomological Hall algebras
Ben Davison University of Edinburgh

Algebraic structures of T[M3] and T[M4]
Sergei Gukov California Institute of Technology (Caltech)  Division of Physics Mathematics & Astronomy

Categorification of 2d cohomological Hall algebras
Francesco Sala University of Tokyo

Short starproducts for filtered quantizations
Pavel Etingof Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)


Dynamics and Black Hole Imaging
With the advent of black hole imaging, we are now moving forward to black hole cinema. This workshop aims to collect the expertise across the Event Horizon Telescope Collaboration to develop, implement and apply methods to access and interpret variability in M87 and Sgr A*. The goal is to lay the foundation for the first publications based on black hole movies.

Boundaries and Defects in Quantum Field Theory
Boundaries and defects play central roles in quantum field theory (QFT) both as means to make contact with nature and as tools to constrain and understand QFT itself. Boundaries in QFT can be used to model impurities and also the finite extent of sample sizes while interfaces allow for different phases of matter to interact in a controllable way. More formally these structures shed light on the structure of QFT by providing new examples of dualities and renormalization group flows. Broadly speaking this meeting will focus on three areas: 1) formal and applied aspects of boundary and defect conformal field theory from anomalies and ctheorems to topological insulators 2) supersymmetry and duality from exact computations of new observables to the construction of new theories and 3) QFT in curved space and gravity from holographic computations of entanglement entropy to ideas in quantum information theory. Registration for this event is now open.

Bootstrap 2019
Quantum field theory (QFT) is a universal language for theoretical physics describing the Standard Model gravity early universe inflation and condensed matter phenomena such as phase transitions superconductors and quantum Hall fluids. A triumph of 20th century physics was to understand weakly coupled QFTs: theories whose interactions can be treated as small perturbations of otherwise freely moving particles. However weakly coupled QFTs represent a tiny island in an ocean of possibilities. They cannot capture many of the most interesting and important physical phenomena from the strong nuclear force to high temperature superconductivity.The critical challenge for the 21st century is to understand and solve strongly coupled QFTs. Meeting this challenge will require new physical insight new mathematics and new computational tools. Our collaboration combines deep knowledge of novel nonperturbative techniques with a concrete plan for attacking the problem of strong coupling. The starting point is the astonishing discovery that in numerous physical systems there is a unique quantum field theory consistent with general principles of symmetry and quantum mechanics. By analyzing the full implications of these general principles one can make sharp predictions for physical observables without resorting to approximations.This strategy is called the Bootstrap the topic of this three week program.

Machine Learning for Quantum Design
Machine learning techniques are rapidly being adopted into the field of quantum manybody physics including condensed matter theory experiment and quantum information science. The steady increase in data being produced by highlycontrolled quantum experiments brings the potential of machine learning algorithms to the forefront of scientific advancement. Particularly exciting is the prospect of using machine learning for the discovery and design of quantum materials devices and computers. In order to make progress the field must address a number of fundamental questions related to the challenges of studying manybody quantum mechanics using classical computing algorithms and hardware. The goal of this conference is to bring together experts in computational physics machine learning and quantum information to make headway on a number of related topics including: Datadrive quantum state reconstruction Machine learning strategies for quantum error correction Neuralnetwork based wavefunctions Nearterm prospects for data from quantum devices Machine learning for quantum algorithm discovery Registration for this event is now closed

ManyBody States and Dynamics Workshop II
On Thursday June 13 the Institute for Quantum Computing (IQC) and Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics (PI) will participate in the oneday ManyBody States and Dynamics Workshop II. The goal of the workshop is to describe ongoing efforts to experimentally realize quantum manybody states and dynamics and discuss interesting classes of states and dynamics that could be targeted. Experimentalists working on several platforms (such as photons atom and ion traps superconducting qubits excitonpolaritons or NMR) and theoreticians specialized in manybody theory (entanglement topological order gauge theories criticality chaos error correction holography) and numerical simulations (exact diagonalization Monte Carlo DMRG tensor networks) will meet for a morning workshop to identify and discuss common interests.

Quantum Matter: Emergence & Entanglement 3
This third workshop of the Perimeter Institute series Emergence and Entanglement will center around four major frontiers in quantum matter research: (i) topological matter including recently discovered phases in three dimensions and new routes toward experimental realization (ii) critical states of matter especially interacting CFTs in 2+1 dimensions and dualities (iii) stateoftheart numerical approaches to tackle such manybody problems (e.g. DMRG MERA Monte Carlo) and (iv) quantum dynamics and thermalization.

PICITA Day 2019
This is an ongoing series of meetings held two or three times per year between researchers at Perimeter Institute and CITA. The goal of these meetings is to share new ideas and encourage interaction in PI and CITA's common fields of interest through a series of informal talks followed by discussions.

Cohomological Hall Algebras in Mathematics and Physics
This workshop will bring together leading mathematicians and physicists interested in the Cohomological Hall algebra as it appears in the study of moduli spaces and in gauge and string theory.

Wide Field Astronomy in Canada
Canada has great ambitions in the area of widefield astronomical surveys and a strong heritage. On the eve of the Canadian Long Range Plan 2020 this workshop brings together the Canadian wide field astronomy community to discuss our strategy including possible areas of scientific and technical coordination. We will review existing and nearterm surveys on facilities including CFHT MWA CHIME Dragonfly Gaia SDSSV DESI Euclid and LSST as well as future projects like MSE and SKA1 on the ground and WFIRST and CASTOR in space. Invited talks will highlight areas of rapid expansion including time domain astrophysics and radio surveys as well as data archives and computing platforms like CADC Canfar and CIRADA that enable the exploitation of wide field and timedomain data by the community. Our activities aim to ensure that wide field and timedomain science emerge with strong support in LRP2020 and are able to attract significant funding.

Graduate Student Conference
This will be a two day event whereby graduate students will present their research to PSI students