Field theory


Paris, 12.-18.07.2009


MG12 parallel session

Black Holes in Higher Dimensions
(Black Rings and Black Strings)

Paris, July 16 and 17, 2009




Prof. Dr. Jutta Kunz
Institute of Physics
University of Oldenburg
26111 Oldenburg


Description of the session


We will discuss black holes in higher dimensions, including asymptotically flat black holes and black rings, black holes in Kaluza-Klein theory such as caged black holes and non-uniform black strings, black holes/strings in AdS space, etc.

Time and Place

The first session will take place on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at the Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris, Seminar Room

The second session will take place on Friday, July 17, 2009 at the Ecole Normale Superieure