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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.

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Perimeter researchers have established a new framework for determining whether any 2D quantum chromodynamic theory is gapped or gapless, offering…
/Oct 12, 2023
Barbara Šoda came up with a mathematical method for overcoming the trade-off between wavelength and distance resolution
/Aug 25, 2023
Kevin Costello from Perimeter and Natalie Paquette from the University of Washington are combining twisted holography with celestial holography
/Jan 19, 2023
Is the universe a hologram? Celestial holography researchers, like Perimeter’s Ana-Maria Raclariu, are exploring the idea as a new way…
/Jun 21, 2022
A new approach has made a quantum gravity tool called “spin foams” easier to work with. Calculations that once took…
/Oct 18, 2021
Susama Agarwala presents a mathematical analysis of who survives and who doesn’t.
/Apr 20, 2021
The interests of fundamental researchers and tech companies are not so far apart.
/Mar 30, 2021
Several researchers at Perimeter are involved in projects aimed at understanding, tracking, and combatting the spread of the pandemic-causing coronavirus.…
/Oct 19, 2020
A thriving new body of research has revived an old tool – the bootstrap – and is using it as…
/Jan 31, 2020
Whether they are probing higher dimensions or trampling over boundaries, Kevin Costello and Davide Gaiotto are having a blast –…
/Nov 06, 2019