• Slava Rychkov IHES

    Slava Rychkov joins the Institute as a permanent professor

    Slava Rychkov has been a permanent professor at IHES since October 1st, 2017. He is a theoretical physicist developing approaches to strongly coupled quantum and conformal field theories which are not exactly solvable.

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  • Event

    Parafermionic observables and 2D statistical physics – 8th Itzykson Seminar

    The conference will take place at IHES on January 22nd, 2018.

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  • Event

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

    The conference will gather some of the most important personalities in Riemannian geometry and it will also be an occasion to think of its possible future developments.

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  • Amis de l'IHES

    A general audience conference on November 30

    Jacques Livage, a chemist and holder of the Condensed Matter Chemistry Chair at Collège de France, and a member of the French Academy of Science, will give a conference titled "bio-inspired materials, from the art of fire to soft chemistry". The conference will be in French only.

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  • IHES

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

    IHES is currently accepting applications for its visiting and post-doctoral programmes.

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  • Event

    Conference announcement: “Quantum Gravity: Physics and Philosophy”

    The conference aims at bringing together physicists working on a quantum theory of gravity and philosophers interested its related conceptual issues.

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  • Event

    Post-docs Welcome Day on October 19th at IHES

    All postdocs in mathematics and theoretical physics working in the Paris region are warmly invited to participate and everybody is welcome.

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  • T. Damour et A. Nagar IHES

    Gravitational waves from binary neutron stars detected

    IHES congratulates the LIGO/Virgo project team which announced, on October 16th, the first observation of a gravitational wave signal from the merging of a system of two neutron stars.

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  • IHES

    Interview with Eleonora Di Nezza

    On the occasion of the Ada Lovelace Day, an international day dedicated to women working in science, technology, engineering and maths celebrated on October 10 this year, we are publishing an interview with Eleonora Di Nezza.

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  • Scientific activity

    Thibault Damour awarded France’s highest scientific distinction.

    Thibault Damour receives the 2017 CNRS Gold Medal for his key contributions to the discovery of gravitational waves.

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  • IHES

    Gravitational waves and black holes coalescence

    IHES is glad that several lines of theoretical research that were initiated or accomplished at the Institute contributed to the discovery of gravitational waves by the LIGO/Virgo collaboration.

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  • Scientific activity

    Hugo Duminil-Copin receives three new International Awards

    Hugo Duminil-Copin just received the Loève Prize (Berkeley, USA) and the Grand Prix Jacques Herbrand from the French Academy of Sciences. The European Research Council also awarded him a prestigious ERC Starting Grant.

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