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Kasper Peeters, PhD Unversity of Utrecht

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Assistant Professor,Theoretical Particle Physics in the Department of Mathematical Sciences
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43113
Room number: CM311
Assistant Professor in the Centre for Particle Theory

(email at kasper.peeters@durham.ac.uk)

Research Groups

Department of Mathematical Sciences

  • Mathematical & Theoretical Physics
  • Mathematical & Theoretical Physics: String Theory, Gravity and Cosmology

Research Interests

  • String theory and the string/gauge theory correspondence
  • Quantum gravity
  • Applications of mathematics to biology
  • Computer algebra

Selected Publications

Chapter in book

  • Nicolai, Hermann & Peeters, Kasper (2007). Loop and spin foam quantum gravity: A Brief guide for beginners. In 721: 151-184.

Journal Article

  • Peeters, Kasper (2018). Cadabra2: computer algebra for field theory revisited. Journal of Open Source Software 3(32): 1118.
  • Kasper Peeters, Maciej Matuszewski & Marija Zamaklar (2018). Holographic meson decays via worldsheet instantons. Journal of High Energy Physics 2018(6): 83.
  • Suphakorn, Chunlen, Peeters, Kasper, Vanichchapongjaroen, Pichet & Zamaklar, Marija (2014). Signals of a new phase in N=2 gauge theory with a magnetic field on the three-sphere. Journal of High Energy Physics 2014(9): 58.
  • Chunlen, Suphakorn, Peeters, Kasper, Vanichchapongjaroen, Pichet & Zamaklar, Marija (2013). Instability of N=2 gauge theory in compact space with an isospin chemical potential. Journal of High Energy Physics 2013(1): 35.
  • Ballon Bayona, Alfonso, Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2012). A chiral magnetic spiral in the holographic Sakai-Sugimoto model. Journal of High Energy Physics 2012(11): 164.
  • Ballon Bayona, C.A., Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2011). A Non-homogeneous ground state of the low-temperature Sakai-Sugimoto model. Journal of high energy physics 2011(6): 92.
  • Chunlen, Suphakorn, Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2010). Finite-size effects for jet quenching. Journal of high energy physics
  • Peeters, Kasper, Powell, Jonathan & Zamaklar, Marija (2009). Exploring colourful holographic superconductors. Journal of High Energy Physics 2009(09): 101.
  • Peeters, K. & Taormina, A. (2009). Group theory of icosahedral virus capsid vibrations: a top-down approach. Journal of Theoretical Biology 256(4): 607-624.
  • Paredes, Angel, Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2009). Temperature versus acceleration: The Unruh effect for holographic models. Journal of High Energy Physics 2009(04): 015.
  • Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2008). Dissociation by acceleration. Journal of High Energy Physics 2008(01): 038.
  • Peeters, K. & Taormina, A. (2008). Dynamics of Icosahedral Viruses: What Does Viral Tiling Theory Teach Us? Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine 9(3-4): 211-220.
  • Paredes, Angel, Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2008). Mesons versus quasi-normal modes: Undercooling and overheating. Journal of high energy physics 2008(05): 027.
  • Aharony, Ofer, Peeters, Kasper, Sonnenschein, Jacob & Zamaklar, Marija (2008). Rho meson condensation at finite isospin chemical potential in a holographic model for QCD. Journal of High Energy Physics 2008(02): 071.
  • Peeters, Kasper (2007). A Field-theory motivated approach to symbolic computer algebra. Comput.Phys.Commun 176: 550-558.
  • Peeters, Kasper (2007). Introducing Cadabra: A Symbolic computer algebra system for field theory problems.
  • Peeters, Kasper (2007). Symbolic field theory with Cadabra. Computeralgebra Rundbrief 41: 17.
  • Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2007). The String/gauge theory correspondence in QCD. The European Physical Journal Special Topics 152(1): 113-138.
  • Peeters, K., Zamaklar, M. & Sonnenschein, J. (2006). Holographic melting and related properties of mesons in a quark-gluon plasma. Physical Review D 74(10): 106008.
  • Peeters, Kasper, Plefka, Jan & Stern, Steffen (2005). Higher-derivative gauge field terms in the M-theory action. JHEP 0508: 095.
  • Peeters, K., Sonnenschein, J. & Zamaklar, M. (2005). Holographic decays of large-spin mesons. Journal of High Energy Physics 0602: 009.
  • Nicolai, H., Peeters, K. & Zamaklar, M. (2005). Loop quantum gravity: An Outside view. Classical and Quantum Gravity 22(19): 193-247.
  • Peeters, Kasper Plefka, Jan & Zamaklar, Marija (2005). Splitting strings and chains. Fortschritte der Physik / Progress of Physics 53: 640-646.
  • Green, Michael B., Peeters, Kasper & Stahn, Christian (2005). Superfield integrals in high dimensions. JHEP 0508: 093.
  • Peeters, K. & Zamaklar, M. (2004). AdS/CFT description of D-particle decay. Physical Review D 71: 026007.
  • Peeters, K. & Zamaklar, M. (2004). Anti-de Sitter vacua require fermionic brane charges. Physical Review D 69: 066009.
  • Peeters, K., Plefka, J. & Zamaklar, M. (2004). Splitting spinning strings in AdS/CFT. Journal of High Energy Physics 0411: 054.
  • Peeters, Kasper & Westerberg, Anders (2004). The Ramond-Ramond sector of string theory beyond leading order. Class.Quant.Grav 21: 1643-1666.
  • Peeters, Kasper, Vanhove, Pierre & Westerberg, Anders (2004). Towards complete string effective actions beyond leading order. Fortsch.Phys 52: 630-635.
  • Bain P., Peeters, K. & Zamaklar, M. (2003). D-branes in a plane wave from covariant open strings. Physical Review D 67(6): 066001.
  • Meessen, Patrick, Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2003). On Nonperturbative extensions of anti-de Sitter algebras. arXiv
  • Peeters, Kasper, Vanhove, Pierre & Westerberg, Anders (2002). Chiral splitting and world sheet gravitinos in higher derivative string amplitudes. Class.Quant.Grav 19: 2699-2716.
  • Peeters, K. & Zamaklar, M. (2001). Motion on moduli spaces with potentials. Journal of High Energy Physics 0112: 032.
  • Peeters, Kasper, Vanhove, Pierre & Westerberg, Anders (2001). Supersymmetric higher derivative actions in ten-dimensions and eleven-dimensions, the associated superalgebras and their formulation in superspace. Class.Quant.Grav 18: 843-890.
  • Peeters, Kasper, Vanhove, Pierre & Westerberg, Anders (2000). Supersymmetric R**4 actions and quantum corrections to superspace torsion constraints.
  • van Holten, Jan-Willem, Waldron, Andrew & Peeters, Kasper (1999). An Index theorem for nonstandard Dirac operators. Class.Quant.Grav 16: 2537-2544.
  • Peeters, Kasper & Waldron, Andrew (1999). Spinors on manifolds with boundary: APS index theorems with torsion. Journal of High Energy Physics 9902: 024.
  • de Wit, Bernard, Peeters, Kasper & Plefka, Jan C. (1998). Open and closed supermembranes with winding. Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl 68: 206-215.
  • de Wit, Bernard, Peeters, Kasper & Plefka, Jan (1998). Superspace geometry for supermembrane backgrounds. Nucl.Phys B532: 99-123.
  • de Wit, Bernard, Peeters, Kasper, Plefka, Jan & Sevrin, Alexander (1998). The M theory two-brane in AdS(4) x S**7 and AdS(7) x S**4. Phys.Lett B443: 153-158.
  • de Wit, Bernard, Peeters, Kasper & Plefka, Jan C. (1998). The Supermembrane with winding. Nucl.Phys.Proc.Suppl 62: 405-411.
  • De Jonghe, Frank, Peeters, Kasper & Sfetsos, Konstadinos (1997). Killing-Yano supersymmetry in string theory. Class.Quant.Grav 14: 35-46.
  • de Wit, B., Peeters, K. & Plefka, J.C. (1997). Supermembranes and supermatrix models.
  • de Wit, Bernard, Peeters, Kasper & Plefka, Jan (1997). Supermembranes with winding. Phys.Lett B409: 117-123.
  • Peeters, K., Schweigert, C. & van Holten, J.W. (1995). Extended geometry of black holes. Class.Quant.Grav 12: 173-180.
  • De Jonghe, F., Macfarlane, A.J., Peeters, K. & van Holten, J.W. (1995). New supersymmetry of the monopole. Phys.Lett B359: 114-117.

Conference Paper

  • Ballon-Bayona, Carlos Alfonso, Peeters, Kasper & Zamaklar, Marija (2012), A non-homogeneous vacuum in a holographic model for large-N QCD, in Pire, Bernard eds, QNP 2012: 6th International Conference on Quarks and Nuclear Physics. Palaiseau, France, Proceedings of Science, 122.

Conference Proceeding

  • Peeters, Kasper (AEI Potsdam) & Zamaklar, Marija (2004). Holographic dynamics of unstable branes in AdS.

Software

  • Peeters, Kasper (2017). Cadabra II, A field-theory motivated approach to computer algebra.

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