Oct 12 – 15, 2021
Europe/Paris timezone

E10 and the Wave Function of the Universe

Oct 13, 2021, 11:30 AM
Marilyn and James Simons Conference Center (IHES)

Marilyn and James Simons Conference Center


35, route de Chartres 91440 Bures-sur-Yvette (France)


Hermann Nicolai (in person) (AEI, MPI, Potsdam)


In attempts to formulate a unified theory of quantum gravity and the fundamental interactions of the maximal rank, hyperbolic Kac-Moody algebra E10 plays a distinguished role. In this talk, I will touch on selected aspects of recent work in this direction (much of which has been advanced and inspired by Thibault) and review some of the outstanding issues.

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