Postdocs at the IFT within the "La Caixa Junior Leader" program

There is an open call for postdoc positions in Theoretical Physics at the IFT Madrid, within the framework of the H2020 MSCA-COFUND program.
These are 3-year positions, due to start between April and September 2021. They are endowed with a competitive salary plus additional funds for research expenses.

Euclid space telescope's Near-Infrared instrument ready to draw a 3-D map of galaxies of the distant Universe

ESA’s Euclid mission to study more than a billion galaxies is a step closer to launch as its two instruments are now built and fully tested, including the complex Near-Infrared Spectrometer and Photometer (NISP) instrument delivered by an international consortium coordinated by France, with partners from Italy, Germany, Spain, Denmark, Nor

CIENCIA, y el "Cosmos" del siglo XXI

El investigador del Instituto de Física Teórica IFT UAM-CSIC, José L. F. Barbón, ha contribuido con un artículo publicado en el libro de divulgación titulado “CIENCIA, y el `Cosmos´ del siglo XXI”.

¿Es real el Tiempo Imaginario?, por Ángel J. Murcia, en el Blog de Madri+d

¿Cómo serían nuestras vidas si no tuviéramos la noción de tiempo? Desde luego, resultaría prácticamente imposible concebir tal sociedad, ajena al concepto de tiempo. Al fin y al cabo, toda actividad humana empieza en un determinado momento, tiene una duración y finaliza. Cuando quedamos con nuestros amigos, concretamos una hora para vernos.

Inclusive science is the only possible one

CSIC centers at the UAM campus join the celebration of the 28th of June, International LGTBIQA+ Pride Day 2020,  asserting that inclusive science is the only possible one

Europe updates its strategy for Particle Physics

On June 19 the CERN council has unanimously voted the 2020 update of the European Strategy for Particle Physics. The press release can be found here

Upcoming Events

July 21, 2020
4:00pm to 5:15pm
 I will present a formula to compute out-of-time-order correlators (OTOC) in generic asymptotically AdS spacetimes, based on the geodesic approximation to bulk propagators and the exchange of
July 28, 2020
4:00pm to 5:15pm
We study circuit and state complexity in the universal setting of (1+1)-dimensional conformal ​ field theory and unitary transformations generated by the stress-energy tensor.
December 17, 2020 to December 18, 2020
9:30am to 2:00pm
April 26, 2021 to May 21, 2021
9:00am to 7:00pm
We aim to bring together experts in particle physics and cosmology working on BSM physics.​
May 3, 2021 to June 13, 2021
10:00am to 4:15pm
May 4, 2021 to May 6, 2021
3:00pm to 2:00pm
Note: hypothetical dates!
June 21, 2021 to July 2, 2021
10:30am to 2:30pm
December 16, 2021 to December 17, 2021
9:30am to 2:00pm
August 7, 2023
3:00pm to 4:15pm
August 15, 2024
1:00pm to 2:00pm