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SCGP Cafe Culinary Master Series Fall 2017

SCGP Cafe Culinary Master Series Cooking Demonstrations

The SCGP Cafe is pleased to announce the Spring 2017 schedule of the Culinary Master Series Cooking Demonstrations: To purchase tickets please visit:

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SCGP Cafe Culinary Master Series – The Cuisine of Italy

Join Chef Paolo Fontana at the SCGP Cafe for a cooking demonstration featuring the cuisine of Italy 6:00pm – Tuesday, February 7th, 2017 Admission $35.00 To purchase tickets please visit: For more information please contact the SCGP Cafe at […]

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Progress in quantum collective phenomena – from MBL to black holes: November 13 – 17, 2017

Organized by: Alexander Abanov, Sriram Ganeshan, Kristan Jensen, and Vadim Oganesyan Recent years have witnessed significant progress in understanding the behavior of quantum many-body systems without relying on the age-old assumptions of thermalization or equilibration. Qualitatively new and different real-time […]

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For Visiting Faculty: Mathematical and Physical Sciences Active Funding Opportunities and Deadlines

Mathematical and Physical Sciences Active Funding Opportunities: Physics Frontiers Centers  (PFC) – Full Proposal Deadline, January 30, 2017 Division of Physics- Investigator Initiated Research Projects: Multiple Project Deadlines (see below): Accelerator Science Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics – Theory Gravitational Physics […]

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Poisson geometry of moduli spaces, associators and quantum field theory: April 30-June 29, 2018

Organized by: Anton Alexeev and Samson Shatashvili The proposed program will touch upon two topics in Mathematics: Poisson geometry of moduli spaces and the theory of associators, and some of the mathematical aspects of quantum field theory. Both the moduli […]

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For Visitors: Cultural and Educational Offerings at Stony Brook University

Cultural and Educational Offerings at Stony Brook University, JANUARY 2017 Thursday January 5 – Neuroscience Faculty Candidate Seminar On Thursday, January 5, 2017 @ 12:00 noon in the Life Sciences Bldg, Room 038, the Department of Neurobiology & Behavior will be […]

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SCGP Spring School on Discrete and Computational Geometry: April 17-21, 2017

Organized by: Christopher Bishop and Joe Mitchell The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics is running a week-long workshop on discrete and computational geometry April 17-21, 2017.The intended audience is graduate students, postdocs, and researchers in mathematics and computer science […]

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String Theory and Scattering Amplitudes: January 9-13, 2017

Organized by: Katrin Becker, Melanie Becker, Nathan Berkovits, William D. Linch III, Jakob Palmkvist, Daniel Robbins, Andrew Royston, and Pierre Vanhove. The purpose of this workshop is to assess the most recent developments in string theory scattering amplitudes, including comparison […]

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Wonders of Broken Integrability: October 2-6, 2017

Workshop: Wonders of Broken Integrability October 2-6, 2017 Organized by: Fabian Essler, Giuseppe Mussardo and Alexei Tsvelik Quantum Integrability is one of the most significant concepts of modern science, characterized by a wide spectrum of applications and fascinating mathematical properties. […]

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Congratulations to Dr. Mohammed Abouzaid, Recipient of the New Horizons in Math Prize

Long-time visitor of the Simons Center, Dr. Mohammed Abouzaid, has recently been awarded the 2017 New Horizons in Math prize. The 2017 award recipients mark the Breakthrough Prize‘s 5th consecutive year celebrating top achievements in science. The New Horizons in Mathematics […]

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