Pilar Coloma returns to the IFT as a Ramón y Cajal fellow

Pilar Coloma returns to the IFT as a Ramón y Cajal fellow, starting May 2020. She got her MSc and PhD from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in 2011. After that, she spent 5 years as a postdoctoral fellow in the US, first in Virginia Tech and then at Fermilab, where she got a tenure-track position in 2016.

In memory of the victims of COVID-19

We at the Institute for Theoretical Physics IFT UAM-CSIC would like to express our sympathy and condolences to the families and friends of the victims of COVID-19, due to this sad pandemic. Besides, we recognize the strong efforts of those who fought and are still fighting the virus at each stage.

Outreach talk by Álvaro de Rújula: The Higgs Boson and the Coronavirus

Álvaro de Rújula will give the following outreach talk at the webinar series organized by IFC: "The Higgs Boson and the Coronavirus (Basic Science after the Pandemic)".
Date and time: Thursday 4th June, at 16h
Duration: 45 minutes (35 min + 10 min Q&A)
Language: English

David G. Cerdeño, new Beatriz Galindo Senior Fellow at UAM and IFT

David G. Cerdeño, a former member of IFT until October 2014, retakes from May 2020 his position at UAM and IFT as Beatriz Galindo Senior Fellow, after 6 years away working for IPPP Durham in UK. His research focuses on astroparticle physics and cosmology, addressing the nature of dark matter and ways to detect and identify it.

Éxito de la primera edición online de la Masterclass de Física de Partículas

La edición internacional de la Hand-on Masterclass en Física de Partículas, prevista para el pasado marzo, tuvo que ser cancelada debido a la suspensión de actividades causada por la covid-19.

Belén Gavela appointed for Belle Program Advisory Committee and the Beate Naroska Guest Professorship

IFT professor M. Belen Gavela has been appointed member of the Belle Program Advisory Committee (BPAC). The committee provides advice and recommendations on scientific, technical and planning issues related to the B-Factory Project: the Belle experiment, SuperKEKB, and with the main focus on the progress of the Belle II experiment. 

Próximos Eventos

Junio 2, 2020
De 3:00pm hasta 4:00pm
In this talk I will present the study of Higgs boson observables at the LHC and their impact on electroweak baryogenesis in the context of Standard Model effective field theor
Junio 2, 2020
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A current challenge in condensed matter physics is the realization of strongly correlated, viscous electron fluids.
Junio 3, 2020
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A bubble of nothing is a spacetime instability where a compact dimensioncollapses. After nucleation, it expands at the speed of light, leaving “nothing” behind.
Junio 11, 2020
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Junio 15, 2020
De 3:00pm hasta 4:30pm
Junio 22, 2020
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Junio 29, 2020
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Octubre 13, 2020
De 11:30am hasta 1:00pm
We compute renormalized holographic entanglement entropy (HEE) of CFTs with Lovelock-AdS gravity duals.
De Diciembre 17, 2020 hasta Diciembre 18, 2020
De 9:30am hasta 2:00pm