Southeastern regional
mathematical string theory meeting

This is the webpage for the southeastern regional mathematical string theory meeting, held every six months (early April and early October), often at Duke University but occasionally elsewhere.

Next meeting:

The next meeting will be this fall on Saturday September 23 at NCSU in Raleigh, NC.

Speakers tentatively include Robert Bryant (Duke), Changha Choi (Perimeter Institute), Theodore Jacobson (UCLA), Diana Vaman (UVA), Mendel Nguyen (NCSU).

Tentative schedule:

Group photos here, here

Discrimination / diversity:

The organizers of this meeting are committed to building a diverse, welcoming, and inclusive research environment. We support the non-discrimination statement of the AWM, which can be found here. Any attendee or speaker is welcome to contact any of the organizers directly if he or she feels harassed or excluded.

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please contact Eric Sharpe at least 10 business days prior to the event.

Parking at NCSU

See here.


At NCSU, there are several on-campus cafes and cafeterias, see here for a list. There are also several places to eat on Hillsborough St., across from the campus.

For visitors to the area:


We have (limited) funding available to reimburse students and postdocs, both those speaking and those merely attending who, because of distance travelled, need to spend a night in a hotel, courtesy of NSF grant PHY-2014086.
IMPORTANT: If you wish to be reimbursed, see here for the paperwork you will need to provide, and also let Eric Sharpe know that you will wish to be reimbursed.

Previous regional meetings:

For information on previous meetings, see here.

Other upcoming meetings of interest:

A list of upcoming events in VA can be found here.

Raleigh area attractions:

For those not acquainted with the area, there are a number of things to see. In no particular order, a few include: