Nouvelles

Lisez les nouvelles et annonces diffusées antérieurement par l’Institut Périmètre.

    

black hole simulation

Mardi jan 19, 2016

Einstein's theory of general relativity may soon be put to the ultimate test through measurements of a black hole's shadow, says a pair of Perimeter researchers. 

Lundi jan 11, 2016

Perimeter researchers show how the largest possible structure – the curvature of the universe as a whole – can be used as a lens onto the smallest objects observable today, elementary particles.

Mercredi jan 06, 2016

Perimeter researchers Flavio Mercati, Elliot Nelson, and Niayesh Afshordi have won first and third places in the second annual Buchalter Cosmology Prize competition. 

Vendredi déc 18, 2015

To celebrate the centenary year of Einstein’s theory of general relativity and Emmy Noether’s development of her eponymous theorems, the latest issue of Inside the Perimeter examines and celebrates science past, present, and future.

Lundi déc 14, 2015

Perimeter takes a look back at an illuminating year of science. 

Black hole simulation

Jeudi déc 03, 2015

The international EHT research team, including Perimeter's Avery Broderick, has measured for the first time the magnetic fields that contribute to black hole growth.

Jeudi nov 26, 2015

Running sophisticated simulations on a powerful supercomputer, an international research team has glimpsed the unique turbulence that fuels stellar explosions.

Jaron Lanier makes a tetrahedron with his fingers.

Lundi nov 16, 2015

Perimeter talks with virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier about “fashionable” science, the problems with money, and whether we should make math physical.

Vendredi nov 06, 2015

Sean Begy, a first-year science student at Queens University, has won this year’s Luke Santi Award for Student Achievement.

Vendredi nov 06, 2015

Ontario’s Ministry of Education and Perimeter Institute have launched a project to reach more of Ontario’s youth, including those in underserviced areas, through expanded Perimeter programming.

Lundi nov 02, 2015

New elementary school outreach program starts with a guided tour of the cosmos.

Mardi oct 27, 2015

Physics has lost a true pioneer as well as a friend and inspiration to many in Leo Kadanoff, whose insights helped shape our modern understanding of nature. 

Lundi oct 19, 2015

Emmy Noether Fellow Sarah Shandera finds the best response to lingering inequality in science is to ditch the anger and funnel that energy into her work.

Nobel Prize medal

Mardi oct 06, 2015

Perimeter Institute congratulates Board member Arthur B. McDonald on winning the 2015 Nobel Prize in Physics.

Lundi oct 05, 2015

Perimeter Institute has been invited by His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston to serve as a “Nominating Partner” for the Governor General’s Innovation Awards. 

William Witczak-Krempa

Mercredi sep 30, 2015

Perimeter collaborators propose a new way to compare vastly different theories: go through the corners.

CBC Ideas at Perimeter

Vendredi sep 18, 2015

How important is imagination in physics? CBC Ideas host Paul Kennedy asks Perimeter Institute researchers. Listen to their answers in the CBC Podcast.

Mercredi sep 16, 2015

Perimeter physicist Matteo Smerlak helps uncover a new predator-prey power law that shapes biomass scaling across ecosystems.

Perimeter Faculty member Bianca Dittrich

Mardi aoû 25, 2015

The From Discretuum to Continuum Initiative aims to bridge the gap between the subatomic scale and spacetime.

Mardi juil 28, 2015

The International Summer School for Young Physicists (ISSYP) gives likeminded high-schoolers from around the world a chance to get hands-on with physics at Perimeter Institute. 

Lundi juil 13, 2015

EinsteinPlus workshop brings together teachers from around the world to re-imagine physics in the classroom. 

Mercredi juil 08, 2015

Perimeter researchers Peng Ye and Zheng-Cheng Gu put forward a theory to create bosonic topological insulators by condensing the vortex lines in a Bose-Einstein condensate, and it could lead to “impossible” anyons on the surface.

Lundi juin 29, 2015

Congratulations to the sixth class to complete PI’s “theoretical physics boot camp,” the Perimeter Scholars International (PSI) master’s program.

Jeudi juin 18, 2015

Trois chercheurs de l’Institut Périmètre ont reçu du gouvernement de l’Ontario des bourses de nouveau chercheur.

Mercredi juin 17, 2015

Les découvertes scientifiques les plus éblouissantes surviennent souvent à l’intersection de sujets – ou de problèmes. C’est l’idée qui sous-tend Convergence, première réunion des anciens de l’Institut Périmètre, ainsi que le plus récent numéro du magazine Inside the Perimeter.

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