25-27 June 2024
ECAP Laboratory Building
Europe/Berlin timezone

The FAU^2 focus workshop is organized to promote scientific exchange between different quantum gravity groups world wide on recent results and open questions on quantum black holes and the relation to asymptotic infinity. It is organised  by the  Florida Atlantic University (FAU) and FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg and is organised a hybrid workshop. The workshop topics include current research on quantum black holes in both the canonical and covariant formalisms and will be held in a hybrid format.

Invited speakers:

Jonathan Engle, Florida Atlantic University, (remotely)

Laurent Freidel, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, (remotely)

Viqar Husain, University of New Brunswick, (remotely)

Wojciech Kamiński, University of Warsaw

Jerzy Lewandowski, University of Warsaw,  (remotely)

Hongguang Liu, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Guillermo Mena Marugán, CSIC Madrid

Beatriz Elizaga Navascués, Louisiana State University

Javier Olmedo, University of Granda (remotely)

Alejandro Perez, Aix-Marseille University, (remotely)

Ana-Maria Raclariu, Kings College London, (remotely)

Carlo Rovelli, Western University, Aix-Marseille University, (remotely)

Hanno Sahlmann, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Thomas Thiemann, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Madhavan Varadarajan, Raman Research Institute, (remotely)

Francesca Vidotto, Western University

Wolfgang Wieland, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Edward Wilson-Ewing, University of New Brunswick,  (remotely)

Cong Zhang, FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg



Organizers: Muxin Han and Kristina Giesel


ECAP Laboratory Building
Nikolaus-Fiebiger-Straße 2 91058 Erlangen
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