Lavinia Heisenberg is a theoretical physicist. She is reluctant to accept that General Relativity can be used to describe the universe only on the assumption of exotic materials and energy sources. Her goal is thus to update Einstein’s theory. (Written by Samuel Schlaefli)
ETH-ITS Senior Fellow Claire Voisin receives the Shaw prize 2017
Claire Voisin, of the Collège de France, currently Senior Fellow at the ETH Institute for Theoretical Studies, receives the 2017 Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences. She shares the prize with János Kollár, of Princeton University.
New Fellows at the ETH-ITS
Gerhard Huisken, Leonid Glazman and Ulrike Riess join the ETH Institute for Theoretical Studies during the Spring Semester.
The ETH-ITS was founded on 1 June 2013. It was made possible by the generous support of the Walter Haefner Foundation and of Dr. Max Rössler through the ETH Foundation, following an initiative of former ETH President Ralph Eichler.
29 October - 3 November 2017, Congressi Stefano Franscini, Monte Verità, Ascona
Organizers: Marcel Guardia, Vadim Kaloshin, Alfonso Sorrentino