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JAE-intro program at the IFT

The CSIC JAE-intro program offers 100 2-month grants of 2000 euros for undergraduate students enrolled in master programs in fall 2017. The grants are intended to provide students with an initiation  in research within CSIC institutes.

Outreach talk at Ateneo de Madrid by Germán Sierra

Germán Sierra will give an outreach talk entitled “El gato de Schrödinger y otras paradojas cuánticas” at Ateneo de Madrid. It will take place on April 18th, at 19h30, in the Nueva Estafeta Conference Room.

The IFT has renewed the Severo Ochoa Excellence Award

The Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiviness has renewed this Excellence Award for 4 more years. The Instituto de Física Teórica IFT UAM-CSIC was awarded the Severo Ochoa Distinction for the first time in its 2012 edition.

El núcleo del Niquel 78 es “doblemente mágico”

International Hands-on Particle Physics Masterclass

The IFT will host on 6th April 2017 the International Hands-on Particle Physics Masterclass, that brings together approximately 40 High School students from Comunidad de Madrid, who spend one day at the IFT to carry out a data analysis experience with real data from the ATLAS or CMS experiments at the LHC collider at CERN.

El principio holográfico, por Javier Martín, en el Blog de Madri+d

A principios del siglo XX, dos grandes revoluciones sacudieron los cimientos de la física establecida. En primer lugar, la teoría de la Relatividad General reemplazaba a la gravitación de Newton, asignando nuevas propiedades al espacio y al tiempo, que pasarían de ser conceptos absolutos a poder mezclarse y curvarse.

Upcoming Events

April 24, 2017
3:00pm to 4:30pm
In the last few years a series of hints of deviations from the Standard Model in B-meson decays have been reported by experiments.
April 25, 2017
11:30am to 1:00pm
In this session, Christian will talk about Topological Massive Gravity and the influence of the conformal boundary on higher derivatives theories.

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April 25, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm
I will discuss the recent so-called LHCb anomalies, deviations from the Standard Model predictions, in b to s transitions.
April 26, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm
April 27, 2017
12:00pm to 1:00pm
Sixth meeting in a series where PhD students of physics talk about their research.
April 28, 2017
11:30am to 1:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
May 4, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm
May 5, 2017
11:30am to 12:30pm
An informal meeting where all the seniors and students are invited to discuss about phenomenology.
May 8, 2017 to May 10, 2017
10:00am to 5:00pm
May 8, 2017 to May 9, 2017
2:30pm to 7:30pm