News

New IFT Member

José Ramón Espinosa, a former member of IFT till November 2008, retakes from January 2019 his position at IFT as Prof. de Investigación (CSIC), after 10 years away working for ICREA at the Institut de Fisica d'Altes Energies in Barcelona. His fields of interest are phenomenology beyond the Standard Model and Cosmology.

El Dark Energy Survey completa su objetivo en seis años

El periodo de toma de datos científicos para cartografiar con un detalle sin precedentes un octavo del cielo llega a su final, aunque el trabajo para aprender más acerca de la expansión acelerada del universo acaba de empezar.

Fixed-term faculty and postdoc positions at IFT

The IFT expects to have one or more openings for fixed-term faculty and postdoc positions, under the following programs: 

Opening for La Caixa INPhINIT International PhD positions at the IFT, Madrid

The Institute for Theoretical Physics (IFT) in Madrid is offering PhD positions for talented Early Stage Researchers within the framework of the Doctoral INPhINIT "la Caixa" fellowships, in the fields of Particle Physics, Astroparticles and Cosmology.

Curso para profesores de secundaria en el CTIF Madrid Norte

El objetivo del curso es proporcionar una introducción cualitativa pero rigurosa a la visión moderna sobre los componentes fundamentales de la materia y las fuerzas que determinan sus interacciones, y sobre el origen, composición y evolución del Universo.

Outreach talk at Jardí Botànic UV by Óscar Varela

Óscar Varela will give an outreach talk entitled “Una teoría para unificarlas a todas: Teoría de Cuerdas” at Jardí Botànic de la Universitat de València, C/ Quart 80. It will take place on November 30th, at 19h.
More information: here

Upcoming Events

September 19, 2019
11:30am to 12:30pm
Higher-curvature theories of gravity are extensions of General Relativity that arise in effective descriptions of quantum gravity theories, such as String Theory.
September 23, 2019
3:00pm to 4:00pm
Recent advances in condensed matter experiments have allowed to synthesize materials in which the electrons flow collectively as a fluid.
September 25, 2019 to September 27, 2019
9:00am to 6:00pm
The Swampland program gives general constraints on effective theories to be compatible with quantum gravity, which defines the Landscape of consistent theories, and is quickly gaining comma
September 26, 2019
11:30am to 12:30pm





October 7, 2019
3:00pm to 4:15pm
TBA
October 11, 2019
10:00am to 6:45pm
We will meet among colleagues and friends to celebrate Enrique Alvarez's 70th birthday!
October 14, 2019 to October 18, 2019
9:30am to 8:30am