News

PhD positions at IFT, involving five positions associated to the Severo Ochoa Excellence Center grant

There is a new opening for PhD positions at IFT, involving five positions associated to the Severo Ochoa Excellence Center grant.

Dr. Alessandra Buonanno, member of the IFT Scientific Advisory Committee, wins the Balzan Prize

Alessandra Buonnano, Director at the Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, and member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the IFT, has been awarded the prestigious 2021 Balzan Prize, together with Dr. Thibault Damour from the IHES. 

José L. F. Barbón, new Director of the IFT

At the end of Luis E. Ibáñez's three-year term, José L. F. Barbón has been appointed as new director of the IFT. Carlos Pena will act as deputy director.
The IFT thankfully acknowledges Luis' dedication and efforts, and expresses its best wishes to the new directorate.
 

El IFT en la Semana de la Ciencia de Madrid 2021

El IFT organiza las siguientes actividades dentro de la Semana de la Ciencia de Madrid 2021:
- Programa de conferencias de divulgación "El Paisaje de la Física Fundamental", Residencia de Estudiantes, 4, 5, 11 y 12 de Noviembre.

IFT SO-distinguished Professor, Nima Arkani-Hamed, wins the Sakurai Prize

Nima Arkani Hamed from IAS-Princeton and Severo Ochoa Distinguished Professor with the IFT has been awarded the 2022 Sakurai Prize of the American Physical Society "For the development of transformative new frameworks for physics beyond the standard model with novel experimental signatures, including work on large extra dimensions, the Little

Postdoctoral positions at IFT under various government-funded programs

The Institute of Theoretical Physics  IFT CSIC/UAM welcomes applications to postdoctoral positions, starting in fall 2022,  under various government-funded programs.

Upcoming Events

October 28, 2021
3:00pm to 4:00pm
 We simulate collisions of stable rotating black holes in six and seven dimensions.
October 29, 2021
11:30am to 1:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology, now including hiking!
November 3, 2021
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join the IFT cosmology/gravity journal club at https://benty-fields.com to vote for papers and volunteer to present them.
November 4, 2021
3:00pm to 4:00pm
November 5, 2021
11:30am to 12:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
November 10, 2021
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Join the IFT cosmology/gravity journal club at https://benty-fields.com to vote for papers and volunteer to present them.
November 11, 2021
3:00pm to 4:30pm
November 12, 2021
11:30am to 12:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
November 15, 2021 to November 19, 2021
9:00am to 11:00am
The IBS-IFT-MultiDark Workshop is a regular event organized jointly by IFT, MultiDark, and IBS-CTPU.
November 15, 2021
3:00pm to 4:00pm