Approximately 166 graduate students and postdoctoral scholars
from 76 different institutions, representing 21 countries, will
participate in “From Qubits to Spacetime,” the theme of
Prospects in Theoretical Physics (PiTP) 2018, an intensive
Organized by the School of Social Science at the Institute for
Advanced Study, and developed by Didier
Fassin, James D. Wolfensohn Professor, the 2018–19 Summer
Program in Social Science will commence on June 18, 2018, as part
of a global...
Akshay Venkatesh, a
world-leading mathematician who has made fundamental contributions
to various fields of mathematics, working in particular at the
intersection of analytic number theory, algebraic number theory,
and representation theory, has...
Myles W. Jackson, an internationally renowned historian of
science whose breadth of research extends from molecular biology
and physics to intellectual property and privacy issues, has been
appointed to the Faculty of the School of Historical...
Didier Fassin, James D.
Wolfensohn Professor in the School of Social Science, has been
recognized with the 2018 NOMIS Distinguished Scientist Award, which
is presented to exceptional scientists in support of their
exploration of unconventional...