from 24 February 2015 to 06 March 2015 (Asia/Kolkata)


CNT Lectures on Hot/Dense Matter 2015


The Centre for Nuclear Theory (CNT) at Variable Energy Cyclotron Centre (VECC) is going to organize a lecture series during 24th February to 6th March, 2015.

The program consists of blackboard lectures intended for PhD students and young Post Docs covering the following topics:

  1. Transport Coefficients in hot/dense matter.

  2. Finite Temperature Field Theory in a Magnetic Field.

Lecturers include Sangyong Jeon, Alejandro Ayala, Hendrik van Hees and Juan Torres-Rincon

The format allows sufficient scope for tutorials, homeworks and extended discussions on the above topics.

Applications are invited from highly motivated Ph.D students and young PDFs involved in theoretical studies in related areas. Participants will be expected to have an elementary knowledge of classical and quantum field theory. Applicants should send their curriculum vitae to: with an accompanying letter of reference.

Participants will be provided local hospitality and to and fro Railway Fare as admissible by Govt. rules.

The deadline for application has been extended to 9th January, 2015.


Sourav Sarkar (VECC) (Convener)

Pradip Roy (SINP) (Co-Convener)

Partha Pratim Bhaduri (VECC) (Member Secretary)

Jhilam Sadhukhan (VECC)

Sanjay Ghosh (Bose Institute)

Jan-e Alam (VECC)

Munshi Golam Mustafa (SINP)

Dinesh K Srivastava (VECC) (Chairman)

Dates: from 24 February 2015 09:30 to 06 March 2015 18:00
Location: VECC
Kolkata, India
Room: N. K. Ganguly Lecture Hall
Material: Notes