## Quantum field theory under the influence of external conditions

2011, Sep 18 -- Sep 24

*Organizers:*

M. Asorey (U. Zaragoza)

M. Bordag (U. Leipzig)

E. Elizalde (ICE, CSIC)

2011, Sep 18 -- Sep 24

*Organizers:*

M. Asorey (U. Zaragoza)

M. Bordag (U. Leipzig)

E. Elizalde (ICE, CSIC)

Casimir friction force for moving harmonic oscillators | |

I. Brevik | |

Van der Waals friction: energy production and energy distribution | |

G. Barton | |

Cosmic Strings Stabilized by Fermion Fluctuations | |

H. Weigel | |

Quantum Field Theory in Graphene | |

D. Vassilevich |

Nonperturbative stochastic dynamics of light quantum fields during inflation | |

A. Starobinsky | |

Quantum corrections to gravity and their implications for cosmology and astrophysics | |

I. Shapiro | |

(Euler-Heisenberg session) Strong-Field QED and High-Power Lasers | |

T. Heinzl | |

Casimir theory and experiments | |

S. Reynaud | |

Parallel sessions A, B, C | |

A. Interference Effects in Vacuum Pair Production in Time Dependent Laser Pulses | |

C. Dumlu | |

B. Modal approach to Casimir forces | |

F. Intravaia | |

C. Effective actions of magnetic flux tubes | |

D. Mazur | |

Parallel sessions A, B, C | |

A. Near Field Heat Transfer for Anisotropic Media | |

F. Da Rosa | |

B. Significance of many-body contributions to Casimir energy | |

V. Shajesh | |

C. The electromagnetic vacuum of random media | |

M. Donaire | |

Parallel sessions A, B, C | |

A. A New Perspective on Path Integral Quantum Mechanics in Curved Space-Time | |

D. Singh | |

B. Casimir pressure in MDS-structures | |

V. Yurova |