Past events

Past events

The following SAGEX events have already taken place:

Amplitudes 2021 conference

Start date: August 16, 2021
End date: August 20, 2021
Location: Online (Hosted by Niels Bohr Institute)
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Amplitudes 2021 is the 13th in a series of annual conferences presenting the latest developments in the study of scattering amplitudes in quantum field theories.

This event will be a valuable opportunity for SAGEX ESRs to network with top researchers in the field and discuss cutting-edge results.

External conference open to all, register here. (Registration closes 1 August).

SAGEX PhD School in Amplitudes, 2021

Start date: August 9, 2021
End date: August 13, 2021
Location: Online (Copenhagen)
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Training school in scattering amplitudes, organised and run by the SAGEX ESRs.

Speakers will include:

  • Amplituhedron and positive geometries: Tomasz Lukowski
  • Celestial amplitudes: Sabrina Pasterski
  • Post-Minkowskian gravity from scattering amplitudes: Chia-Hsien Shen
  • QCD phenomenology and scattering amplitudes: Kai Yan

European Study Group with Industry

Start date: April 11, 2021
End date: April 16, 2021
Location: Online (Durham University)
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A week-long online workshop, bringing together mathematicians and private sector companies to solve the real and important issues that companies are facing today.

SAGEX Mathematica & Maple School

Start date: January 4, 2021
End date: January 13, 2021
Location: Online

Online school featuring courses in Mathematica and Maple relevant to the area of quantum scattering amplitudes within theoretical physics. The School will include five lecture series:

Advanced Topics in Mathematica (Wolfram Inc)

Differential Equations and Calculation of Feynman Integrals (Claude Duhr)

Introduction to Algebraic Geometry (Yang Zhang)

Large Ansatze and Finite-Field Methods (Ben Page) 

Introduction to Maple (Maplesoft Inc)

as well as three projects to be carried out collaboratively by teams of students.

Open to a limited number of external participants. Registration is now closed.

3rd SAGEX workshop

Start date: July 27, 2020
End date: July 28, 2020
Location: Via Zoom

ESR workshop talks.

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the 3rd SAGEX workshop will take place via Zoom. The meeting will be AM only, on both days.

Soft skills training will also be provided, details TBC.