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Current Member

Simon Caron-Huot

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Theoretical Physics

Home Institution

McGill University

Simon Caron-Huot's research focuses on developing analytic techniques in quantum field theory, emphasizing self-consistency with general principles of quantum mechanics and relativity. During his stay at IAS, he plans to research nonperturbative constraints on the strong force and on gravity.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences
current
Fall
Member
School of Natural Sciences

Degrees

McGill University
Ph.D.
2009

Honors

2022
Canadian Association of Physicists Herzberg Medal
2021
Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow
2020
New Horizon Breakthrough Prize
2018
Hermann Weyl Prize
2017
Gribov Medal

Appointments

McGill University
2022
Associate Professor
McGill University
2016–2022
Assistant Professor
Niels Bohr Institute, Copenhagen
2012–2016
Postdoc
Institute for Advanced Study
2009–2014
Postdoctoral Member