In September 2022, the Simons Center welcomed John Pardon, SCGP’s fifth permanent faculty member. In November, Pardon met with fellow Simons Center faculty member Simon Donaldson for a discussion.
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Looking Forward: 10 Years After the Higgs Discovery
By Sally Dawson, High Energy Theory Group Leader, Brookhaven National Laboratory
The Della Pietra Lectures: Celebrating Science in a Fractured Society
By Lorraine Walsh Edited by Keating Zelenke
On Line Defects in Quantum Field Theory: Renormalization Group Flows and Applications. By Avia Raviv-Moshe
By Avia Raviv-Moshe Research Assistant Professor Simons Center for Geometry and Physics
And Quiet Goes the Ricci Flow: A Conversation with Richard Hamilton. Interview by John Morgan
John Morgan, the Founding Director of the Simons Center, talks to geometer Richard Hamilton about the 40-year history of Ricci flow, the Poincare conjecture and the importance of being lucky.
Discovering New Frontiers
SCGP Director Luis Álvarez-Gaumé sits down with new SCGP Deputy Director Samuel Grushevsky to talk about his career, his view of the Simons Center’s unique traditions, and his vision of new directions of bringing mathematics and physics together.
Building the Quantum Internet
Stony Brook University and Brookhaven National Laboratory are constructing the world’s first quantum-enabled internet By Eden Figueroa, Department of Physics & Astronomy, Stony Brook University; Joint Appointment, Brookhaven National Laboratory
The Work of Peter Scholze
By Mark Andrea de Cataldo Department of Mathematics Stony Brook University
Milestones and Prizes: Like A True Virtuoso
Dr. Dennis Parnell Sullivan, distinguished professor in the Department of Mathematics at Stony Brook University, is the 2022 recipient of the Abel Prize, an honor often described as “the equivalent of a Nobel in mathematics.” He is also the Albert Einstein Chair in Science (Mathematics) at City University of New York Graduate Center and a […]
SCGP News Volume XVII – Spring/Summer 2021
The Simons Center for Geometry and Physics is pleased to announce the latest issue of SCGP News, a biannual publication which reflects the Center’s mission, scientific activities and cultural events. SCGP-Newsletter-XVII-SpringSummer-2021Download