Official news about, and announcements from, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics.
Dr. Chiribella received the honour, given every other year to a scientist under the age of 35, for his work on the application of group theoretical models to the problem of quantum estimation of states and processes.
PI is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Natalia Toro and Dr. Philip Schuster to its research team, beginning in September 2010.
The Stephen Hawking Centre at Perimeter Institute was honoured by leaders in the building industry as the province's first ever Gold Seal-managed project.
The Honourable Tony Clement, Industry Canada Minister, and the Honourable Dalton McGuinty, Premier of Ontario, will officially welcome Prof. Hawking to Canada in advance of his special televised broadcast.
The Canada Excellence Research Chair in quantum information processing joins PI as Associate Faculty member, jointly appointed with the Institute for Quantum Computing.
Dr. Neil Turok, Director of PI, will welcome Prof. Stephen Hawking to Waterloo, Ontario, this summer to conduct scientific research and participate in a televised outreach event.
Paper by PI Postdoctoral Researcher Federico PIazza was selected for inclusion in the New Journal of Physics' "Best of 2009" collection.
Prof. Burgess becomes the third PI researcher to be recognized with this prestigious award, joining past winners Rob Myers and Richard Cleve.
The Honourable Kevin Lynch, a distinguished public servant with 33 years of service with the Government of Canada, and Dr. Steve MacLean, President of the Canadian Space Agency, are the latest additions to Perimeter Institute's Board of Directors.
PI asks Canadian students to explain why "I Love Science", with two grand prize winners coming to Waterloo for Professor Hawking's June 20 televised lecture.
In only its second year, the Network has already reached thousands of students and equipped teachers with resources and confidence to teach complex concepts in modern physics.
See a Review and link to video-on-demand presentations from PI's 10th Anniversary celebration.
PI has signed an agreement with three Australian universities to strengthen collaborative research in quantum foundations.
PI is pleased to share the news of an important new initiative and appointment.
PI announced the recipient of the 2009 Luke Santi Memorial Award for Student Achievement at a ceremony held during Perimeter Institute's recent Quantum to Cosmos: Ideas for the Future Festival on October 25, 2009.
UW & PI to Host International Conference to Help Advance Science Policy-making.
The Canadian Association of Physicists announces new award to recognize physics teachers at the secondary school level.
Canada's Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics (PI) has announced ambitious plans to strengthen its position as a leading research institute.
Dr. Neil Turok, Director of Perimeter Institute, is pleased to announce the appointment of ten more outstanding international scientists to the positions of Perimeter Institute Distinguished Research Chairs
Director Neil Turok comments on the upcoming 10th Anniversary of PI and looks ahead.
The next installment of this series of in-class educational resources is now ready to be ordered.
28 outstanding physics and graduate students have converged on Waterloo to attend PSI, an innovative and intensive 10-month Masters level course being held at PI, in partnership with the University of Waterloo.
Tickets are still available for Perimeter Institute's 10th anniversary celebration, the Quantum to Cosmos Festival, being held October 15 - 25 right here in Waterloo, Ontario.
Perimeter Institute Faculty member Jaume Gomis has won and Early Researcher Award from the Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI) of Ontario.
PI and the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology (CTC) at Cambridge have signed a collaboration agreement.
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