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Particle Physics

Particle physics identifies nature’s constituents and interactions at the most fundamental level. Perimeter researchers compare theoretical ideas with experimental observations, then use this information to constrain the theoretical possibilities to advance scientific discovery.

Learn more about Particle Physics at Perimeter Institute.

From the James Webb Space Telescope and the black hole at the centre of our galaxy to a Nobel Prize…
/Dec 16, 2022
Simons Emmy Noether Fellow Malena Tejeda-Yeomans is studying heavy ion collisions that recreate the first moments after the big bang.
/Nov 22, 2022
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/Sep 23, 2019
Multimessenger astronomy is here. What are researchers doing with it?
/Jun 07, 2019
With a new approach to calculations and the aid of supercomputers, Emmy Noether Visiting Fellow Phiala Shanahan is rebuilding nuclear…
/Dec 21, 2018
Visiting researcher Oliver Schlotterer and his host Freddy Cachazo share the benefits of a deep immersion into Perimeter’s research and…
/Dec 03, 2018
More than 99 percent of the visible matter in the universe is built from protons and neutrons and the nuclei…
/Oct 19, 2018
Dozens of physicists, doctors, medical researchers, and engineers laid the foundations for MRI in science and built technologies on top…
/Sep 01, 2018
Former Perimeter grad student Cohl Furey suspects eight-dimensional numbers called “octonions” could unlock secrets of the universe, and she’s not…
/Jul 20, 2018
The IceCube Neutrino Observatory, Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope, and other telescopes around the world have pinpointed a source of high-energy…
/Jul 12, 2018