IIIrd 2010 Miniworkshop on String Theory
(3rd June 2010)

Some participants of the workshop


> Eric Bergshoeff (U. Groningen)
> Maria Lledó (U. Valencia)
> Tomás Ortín (IFT-UAM/CSIC)
> Antoine Van Proeyen (K.U. Leuven)
> Laura Tamassia (K.U. Leuven)


Time Thursday 3/6/2010: Aula E, Facultad de Geología
10.00-11.00 Antoine Van Proeyen
Supergravity and Kähler geometry in a Jordan frame
11.00-12.00 Tomás Ortín
Supersymmetric black holes and the attractor mechanism in 4 dimensional sugras
12.00-12.30 Break
12.30-13.30 Laura Tamassia
Vector supersymmetry for fields and the string
15.30-16.30 Marian LLedó
Quantum conformal and Minkowski superspaces
16.30-17.30 Eric Bergshoeff
Massive (super-)gravities in three dimensions


Reservations have been made at Hotel El Magistral, whose address is:

Hotel El Magistral
C/ Jovellanos 3, Oviedo
Tf: (+34) 985 204 242

How to reach Oviedo

  • By plane:
    The airport in Asturias is located about 40 km from Oviedo. You can reach Oviedo by taxi or by bus. You can check the bus service at ALSA

  • By bus:
    You can check destinations and timetables at ALSA

  • By train:
    There are two possibilities: RENFE or FEVE

    How to reach the Faculty of Geology once in Oviedo

    The meeting will be held at the Facultad de Geología. The Facultad de Geología is located in the Calle Jesús de Arias de Velasco, a 12 min walk from the hotel. Below you'll find a small map with the absolute minimal information concerning your stay (You might need to zoom out):

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    Other practical information

  • Where to eat:

    You can get some ideas for restaurants in Oviedo here.

  • What to do and what to see:

    Asturias is a very beautiful region in which you can combine all your interests. You can go either to the beach or to the mountains, being always surrounded by an astonishing environment. Arts, history and culture in general complete a very interesting offer. You can check some ideas here or here.