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Find out about the prolific activity and scientific advances at IHES in the Institute’s news and main events.

  • visuel modèle d'Ising

    100…(102!) Years of the Ising Model

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  • illustration pour l'appel à candidature juin 2022

    General Invitation Program: become an invited researcher at IHES

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  • logo LSC 2022

    First edition of the Life, Structure, and Cognition (LSC) event

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  • Yilin Wang

    Yilin Wang, first junior professor at IHES

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  • Portrait de Laure Saint-Raymond

    Laure Saint-Raymond, elected as an international member of the National Academy of Sciences

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  • illustration CCMJS

    Call for proposals for the 2025 IHES Summer School

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Invitation programmes

Researchers come from all over the world to take part in the general IHES programme or in specific programmes. They are selected following an application or invited by the Scientific Council.

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Call for summer school proposals

Hosting a summer school each year is an important element of the Institute’s scientific policy. IHES is now calling for proposals for 2022.

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The IHES video channel

Since 2013, IHES has uploaded all of its conferences, lectures and public events onto its YouTube channel. View all the scientific events there.

Theoretical scientific research

The aim of the Foundation known as ‘Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques’ is to enable and encourage theoretical scientific research (…). [Its] activity consists mainly in providing the institute’s professors and researchers, both permanent and invited, with the resources required to undertake disinterested research.

Extract from the statutes of the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, 1958.
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