IHES news

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

  • Applications are open for research visiting and post-doctoral programmes. Deadline: November 26, 2017

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  • A general audience conference on November 30

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  • Conference announcement: “Riemannian Geometry: Past, Present and Future: an homage to Marcel Berger”

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  • T. Damour et A. Nagar

    Gravitational waves from binary neutron stars detected

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  • Interview with Eleonora Di Nezza

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  • Thibault Damour awarded France’s highest scientific distinction.

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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 regularly launches calls for proposals.

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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.
  • 205 visitors

  • 14 professors

  • 3 advanced
    research chairs

  • 35 nationalities