Daniele Gaggero recibe la beca de postdoctorado Junior Leader "la Caixa"

Bajo el lema “Preguntas para el futuro”, el pasado 5 de noviembre tuvo lugar en los servicios centrales de la Fundación Bancaria ”la Caixa” (FBLC) la ceremonia de entrega de Becas y Ayudas a la Inve

The IFT in the 2018 Madrid Science Week

The IFT is organizing several activities within the 2018 Madrid Science Week:

Luis E. Ibáñez, new Director of the IFT

After completion of the three years period as Director of Angel Uranga, we have proceeded to relieve with the election of Luis E. Ibáñez Santiago as new Director. José Luis Fernández Barbón accompanies him as Deputy Director.

Luis E. Ibáñez, nuevo Director del IFT

Tras completarse los tres años del periodo de Dirección de Angel Uranga, se ha procedido al relevo con la elección de Luis E. Ibáñez Santiago como nuevo Director. Le acompaña José Luis Fernández Barbón como Vicedirector.

The H2020 European network EuroPLEx, in which the IFT participates, offers 8 PhD positions in Lattice Gauge Theory

Eight PhD positions are available in Lattice field theory as part of the EuroPLEx network ( with a deadline of the 5th of November.

The First Telescope on a Cherenkov Telescope Array Site Makes its Debut

The Cherenkov telescope array (CTA) celebrated on October 10th 2018 the inauguration of its first telescope. The new telescope, named LST-1, is intended to become the first of the four Large Size Telescopes (LSTs) on the CTA-North site, which is located at the Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos in La Palma island.

Upcoming Events

November 15, 2018
12:00pm to 1:30pm
November 16, 2018
11:30am to 12:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
November 19, 2018
3:00pm to 4:00pm
I consider prototype Grand Unified Theories consisting of scale invariant gauge theories coupled to renormalizable gravity.
November 20, 2018
11:30am to 1:00pm
In this talk I will review some basic facts about Newton-Cartan geometry, which is the natural background to which non-relativistic field theories couple.
November 21, 2018
11:30am to 1:00pm
Join CosmoGrav at to see the papers in the agenda for this meeting.
November 21, 2018
3:00pm to 4:30pm
November 22, 2018
3:00pm to 4:00pm
The motion after the passage of a sudden burst of Gravitational Wave of test particles originally at rest, referred to as the Memory Effect, is reviewed.
November 23, 2018
11:30am to 12:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
November 26, 2018
3:00pm to 4:00pm
In my talk I will discuss the possibility for fermionic dark matter to couple to the Higgs within minimal extension of the Standard Model.
November 28, 2018 to November 30, 2018
9:00am to 1:30pm
Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills.