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DELTA ITPThe Delta Institute for Theoretical Physics unites the existing institutes for theoretical physics of the University of Amsterdam, Leiden University, and Utrecht University. The consortium obtained an enormous boost in 2013 with the award of a new grant worth 18.3 million euros from the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) as part of its 'Gravitation Program’. The associated scientists are determined to continue their tradition of scientific excellence by attacking the grand challenges of modern physics and by attracting a new generation of top talent. The research program of the Delta Institute for Theoretical Physics is driven by the conviction that theoretical physics can play a unifying role in the exploration of matter at all scales, because the same mathematical concepts and techniques can apply to vastly different physical situations. The history of physics shows that breakthroughs in our understanding quite often result from a description that unifies what was previously disjoint. This motivates us to join forces and attack problems that have resisted solution for decades. Education:
The Delta ITP courses are embedded in the educational program of the DRSTP.Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics II (fall 2017) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics I (spring 2018) Previous courses: Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics I (spring 2017) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics II (fall 2016) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics I (spring 2016) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics II (fall 2015) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics I (spring 2015) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics II (fall 2014) Topological Methods in Theoretical Physics (spring 2014) Field Theory in Condensed Matter (spring 2013) Advanced Topics in Theoretical Physics II (fall 2013) Scientific events:Delta ITP Triangle Meetings: Cosmology Delta ITP Holography Meeting Delta ITP Triangle Meetings: Quantum and Topological Matter Delta ITP/Ehrenfest Colloquium series (Leiden) (Archives) Delta ITP Newsletters:Summer 2017 November 2016 October 2016 September 2016 Summer 2016 November 2015 September 2015 Summer 2015 July 2014 Last update: 31-07-2017, 12.18 |