Institut de recherche en mathématique et physique
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The IRMP develops research in various areas of Physics and Mathematics. In Mathematics, research targets analysis, algebra, category theory, geometry, topology, mathematical physics and probability.  In Physics, research concerns fundamental interactions in particle physics and cosmology. The topics of interest of our institute range from the systematic observation of our universe in the infinitely small and the infinitely large to the exploration of various and rich mathematical worlds. In addition to our research groups, the IRMP hosts the Cyclotro About

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IRMP scholarships

The Excellence Scholarship Programme by the Institut de Recherche en Mathématique et Physique is designed for students with a Study Diploma giving...
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Direct coupling of the Higgs boson to the top quark observed

Brussels, Monday 4 June 2018: The first observation of the simultaneous production of a Higgs particle with a top quark-antiquark pair was published...
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Summer school in algebra and topology

A Summer School in Algebra and Topology will take place in Louvain-la-Neuve from Wednesday 12 September to Saturday 15...
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Chaire de la Vallée Poussin 2018

Ce 22 mai aura lieu la leçon inaugurale de la Chaire de la Vallée Poussin attribuée cette année au Professeur Bernard Dacorogna de l'Ecole...
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Visit of the Scientific Committee of the IRMP

The Scientific Advisory Committee of the IRMP visited our institute on Friday, March 23rd. This international committee of renowned scientists is...
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Prix Agathon De Potter au professeur Augusto Ponce

La « Classe des Sciences » de l’Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique a décerné le Prix triennal Agathon De...
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Inaugural lecture by professor Marco Drewes​

The lecture "The Early Universe as a Probe of Fundamental Physics " by professor Marco Drewes will take place on Thursday 25 January at...
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Chaire Georges Lemaître 2017

Dans le cadre de la Chaire, le professeur Kyle CRANMER de l'université de New York donnera des cours ouverts à toutes et tous en cosmologie,...
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Professorship in Mathematical Analysis at UCL (IRMP)

A full-time academic position in Mathematical Analysis is open at the Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium). The deadline for applications...
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Kip Thorne, Prix Georges Lemaître 2016, wins the Nobel...

On this day of 3 October 2017 Kip Thorne (Caltech) has been awarded the prestigious Nobel Prize in Physics 2017 jointly with his close collaborators...
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Workshop "Critical phenomena for random matrices and...

On June 14-15, 2017, the workshop "Critical phenomena for random matrices and integrable systems" will take place at Château de Limelette. More...
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Georges Lemaître and the 'big bang'

Il y a 50 ans, s’éteignait ce scientifique belge audacieux qui avait révolutionné la cosmologie et brisé...
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Georges Lemaître Chair 2016 (fr)

Dans le cadre de la Chaire, le professeur Eric Gourgoulhon (CNRS, Laboratoire Univers et Théories, Paris, France) donnera des cours et une...
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