Workshop on Matrix Models and String Field Theory


M. Schnabl (FZU, Prague), X. Yin (Harvard)

This workshop aims to bring together researchers in the areas of matrix models, two dimensional conformal field theory, and string field theory in an informal setting, with a limited number of talks while allowing for ample time of discussions and collaborations.


- Amr Ahmadain
- Panos Betzios
- Minjae Cho
- Scott Collier
- Harold Erbin (*)
- Theodore Erler
- Atakan Firat
- Daniel Louis Jafferis
- Carlo Maccaferri (*)
- Raghu Mahajan
- Olga Papadoulaki
- Jakub Vosmera

(*) to be confirmed

Registration fee information

The registration fee for this conference is:

Regular fee: 400 eur.
Students fee: 350 eur.

Pay by bank transfer

The registration fee must be paid to the account of the Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual after your application has been accepted.

Ibercaja (account number): 2085 2310 3803 3004 4193
IBAN: ES44 2085 2310 3803 3004 4193

Remember that your registration is complete only after the payment is made.

* Please, pay after your application has been accepted.
* Please, send a confirmation by e-mail to
* Please pay all bank charges
* Include as a subject in the transfer '2024mmst Your_Surname'
* In the comments section include:
      Full name of the conference and your name.

Pay by credit card

Senior: Pay by credit card
Student: Pay by credit card

* You have to be registered.
* Please, pay after your application has been accepted.

*Cancellation Policy*
A 30 euro charge will be applied for cancellations made up to 10 days before the conference start date.
A no refund policy will be applied to cancellations made after this date.

Bus transportation

The center provides free buses:
From Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Diagonal 686, Metro: L3 Palau Reial at 15:00h (Note that the bus stops opposite University of Barcelona, Facultat de Física i Química)

From Barcelona airport ('El Prat', Terminal T2A: on leaving exit, turn left and you will find a police building called 'Mossos d'Esquadra'.
Cross the road using the zebra crossing and turn left. The bus will stop there) at 15:30h.

Return buses:
From Benasque to Barcelona airport and then university, departure at 9:00h.
The trip by bus to Barcelona takes 4-5h. approximately. The trip by car only takes 3h 30m.

Bus trajectories and dates:
- Barcelona - Benasque, May 05.
- Benasque - Barcelona, May 16.

Registration & accommodation

Application deadline is April 20

Further Information.