The second session of the project 'Parameters for Understanding Uncertainty'

The IFT hosts the second session of the interdisciplinary cycle 'Parameters for Understanding Uncertainty' (P4UU).

The first image of our galaxy's black hole has been captured

An international team of researchers has captured the first historical image of Sagittarius A*, the supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way.

19th MultiDark Consolider Workshop

Elucidating the nature of dark matter constitutes a key challenge in modern physics.

Symposium 'The Higgs boson turns 10' at Ramón Areces Foundation

To commemorate the anniversary of the Higgs boson, Ramón Areces Foundation hosts a symposium on May 5th and May 12th at 6:00 p.m. in which María José Herrero and Carlos Pena from the IFT participate.
May 5th

Selected candidates for Severo Ochoa PhD positions at IFT

Out of over 140 applications, 5 candidates with an excellent academic record have been selected for 3-year Severo Ochoa PhD fellowships at IFT.
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New incorporation at the Communication and Outreach team

Laura Marcos is joining the IFT Communication and Outreach team. She is specialized in scientific communication and brings several years of experience in the media.

Upcoming Events

May 16, 2022 to June 17, 2022
11:00am to 1:00pm
The Extended Workshop NuTs (Neutrino Theories) 2022 will be hosted by the Institute for Theoretical Physics (IFT) in Madrid, on 16 Ma
May 23, 2022 to May 25, 2022
9:00am to 3:00pm
El principal objetivo de MultiDark es impulsar la posición española en el campo creando sinergias y colaboraciones entre los grupos participantes, con el fin de contribuir significativamente a los
May 23, 2022 to May 27, 2022
10:00am to 4:30pm
This workshop will focus on geometric aspects of the Swampland Program, with a special emphasis on the interelation between general properties of quantum gravity and algebraic geometry.
May 23, 2022
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Black Hole evaporation offers a unique method of particle production, unlike any other interaction process.
May 25, 2022
11:00am to 12:00pm
Join the IFT cosmology/gravity journal club at to vote for papers and volunteer to present them.
May 26, 2022
3:00pm to 4:00pm
When scientists read science news, they are often shocked by inaccuracies, fallacies and hype.
May 27, 2022
11:00am to 1:00pm
'Parámetros para Comprender la Incertidumbre' es un ciclo de seminarios interdisciplinares de cuatro partes para poner en diálogo la investigación de prácticas creativas, el trabajo cultural, la te
May 27, 2022
11:30am to 12:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
May 30, 2022
3:00pm to 4:00pm