Newton Cartan Gravity

start date: 

Mardi, octobre 31, 2017 - 14:00

Place: 

483 A - Malevitch

Speaker: 

Eric Bergshoeff

Home Institute: 

Gröningen University

organized by: 

In this talk I will give a short review of Newton-Cartan Geometry and Gravity. In particular, following applications in holography and condensed matter, I will discuss the inclusion of torsion both to Newton-Cartan Geometry as well as to Newton-Cartan Gravity.