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Richard Herschel Weiland Professor
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Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305-4060
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How can ideas from nonperturbative approaches to quantum gravity be applied to cosmology and the interiors of black holes?

Professor Shenker’s research focuses on string theory and M theory, with an emphasis on nonperturbative aspects, including matrix formulations.

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