This web site is owned and administered by Prof. A.W. Peet of the University of Toronto.

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Whāia te iti kahurangi.
Ki te tūohu koe, me he maunga teitei.
(Aspire to the highest pinnacles.
If you should bow, let it be to a lofty mountain.)
-- Māori proverb.

What I offer here

Contact details
How to get my name and pronouns right
Termtime schedule outline
About Prof. Peet
Research interests - layperson overview
Research interests - black holes and AdS/CFT holography
PMU199S Modern Physics for the Curious
PHY2404S Quantum Field Theory II
PHY483F General Relativity I
Course deadlines policy
Advice for school kids wanting email help with a science project
Advice for high schoolers/undergrads aspiring to be string theorists
Advice for undergrads seeking research opportunities in my lab
Advice for prospective string theory PhD students
Advice for students with offers of graduate admission from us
Recommended non-physics reading for grad students
A very brief introduction to string theory
Slides and YouTube video for most recent public lecture
News media appearances
Inclusion work
Academic decency statement
Being transgender
Being disabled
Being Kiwi
Pluralism and inclusion (to be updated)
A bit about Toronto
Putting LaTeX equations in web pages