In mathematical physics, new problems in physics give rise to new mathematics to solve them, while new mathematics open doors to understandings of the physical universe.

Learn more about Mathematical Physics at Perimeter Institute here.

Mathematical Physics

In mathematical physics, new problems in physics give rise to new mathematics to solve them, while new mathematics open doors to understandings of the physical universe.

Learn more about Mathematical Physics at Perimeter Institute here.

As one of six Sofja Kovalevskaja Award winners, Perimeter postdoc Matteo Smerlak will apply statistical mechanics and mathematics to Darwin’s…

If society boosts confidence in math, women will come to (and more importantly, stay in) the field, says Emmy Noether…

People kept telling Bianca Dittrich to turn back. She ignored them, and is breaking new ground on one of physics’…

In this abridgement of his 2015 FQXi second-prize-winning essay “Mathematics Is Physics,” Matthew Leifer argues that mathematics is a natural…

Perimeter Faculty member Laurent Freidel’s new research aims to revisit and revise the very notion of space.

Recent Perimeter research based on the holographic principle seeks new connections between general relativity and quantum field theory.

Einstein called Emmy Noether the “most important woman in the history of mathematics.” Find out about Perimeter’s Emmy Noether Fellowships…

As the newly announced Clay Riddell Paul Dirac Chair in Theoretical Physics, Pedro Vieira is continuing his quest to equip…

Emmy Noether’s astounding insights continue to underpin physics. Pity most people haven’t heard of her.

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