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Juan Maldacena speaks on stage in Wolfensohn Hall
CERN Courier interviews Juan Maldacena , Carl P. Feinberg Professor in the School of Natural Sciences, about his 1997 conjecture of a deep relationship between gravity and quantum field theory that continues to offer insights into black holes and the search for quantum...
For The Conversation , Isabelle Guérin , Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., and Annette L. Nazareth Member in the School of Social Science and Directrice de Recherche à l'IRD-Cessma, writes with coauthor François Roubaud about the validity and impact of the growing use of randomized...
Natalie Zemon Davis
H-France Salon has published a series of tributes in honor of Natalie Zemon Davis , acclaimed early modern historian and former Member (1978) in the School of Social Science, on the occasion of her ninetieth birthday. The tributes were originally presented on April...
A small group sits on the lawn in discussion
"The nature of [the Program in Interdisciplinary Studies]—attracting Members from all Schools within the IAS and beyond—can allure even the purest of researchers, like pure mathematicians whose work may seem distant from other fields, to engage in conversations which often lead to intriguing new interdisciplinary...