Description and aim:
The purpose of this workshop is to discuss the most recent developments at the interface of
strings/branes and cosmology,in particular the Randall-Sundrum scenario, the brane cosmology,
the recent observational constraints from astronomy and the de Sitter/CFT correspondence.
The workshop aims to bring together and provide a forum for discussion to leading researchers in
strings/branes and cosmology. There will be approximately two talks per day, but the emphasis will
be on informal discussions.
The workshop is intendend to be small in size (30-40 participants);
office space will be available to all participants.
Contact Eric Bergshoeff E.A.Bergshoeff@phys.rug.nl