Workshop on the Chaos, the SYK Model and AdS2

October 17-19

Workshop Schedule

(Discussion sessions might contain short talks)

Monday, October 17th



9:00 - 10:00 am

"New results in the SYK model"
Alexei Kitaev
(This talk will be targeted for specialists, a more general
version of this talk will take place at Princeton University's PCTS workshop.)

10:30 - 11:30 am Further discussion and technical details of Kitaev's talk.
2:30 - 3:30 pm

"Strange Metals, Black Holes, and Graphene"
Subir Sachdev
(This talk will be part of the regular High Energy
Theory Monday Seminar series.)


4:30 - 5:30 pm AdS-2 Discussion
6:30 - 8:30 pm Buffet dinner for registered workshop participants


Tuesday, October 18th

Time Session
9:00 - 10:00 am

"Adding space to the SYK model"
Xiaoliang Qi
(Talk and Discssion)

10:30 - 11:30 am Discussion on generalizations
2:00 - 4:00 pm

"Long times in the SYK model"
Organized by Stephen Shenker
(Short talks and discussion)


Wednesday, October 19th

Time Session
9:00 am - 10:00 am "Discussion on Chaos in perturbation theory"
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

"Microscopic model of quantum butterfly effect:
Out-of-time-order correlators and traveling combustion waves"
Lev Ioffe

1:45 - 2:45 pm

"Entanglement structure of non-equilibrium steady states"
Brian Swingle

4:00 - 6:00 pm Discussion on the interior of the SYK model