Professor Thaísa Bergmann presents special colloquium at IIP-UFRN

Thu, Oct 31, 2019
In 1993 researcher Thaísa Storchi Bergmann became a prominent name within astronomy for her observation of a supermassive black hole in the NGC 1097 galaxy, which was not thought possible at the time. This discovery was an important contribution to black hole research because it provided the...

IIP opens new postdoctoral positions for 2020

Fri, Oct 11, 2019
The International Institute of Physics at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (IIP-UFRN) opens a call for postdoctoral positions in cosmology, particle, astroparticle and gravitational physics offering a competitive salary and a travel budget. The starting date is flexible and it is...

IIP-UFRN holds Colloquium with Astronomer Thaisa Storchi Bergmann

Mon, Oct 07, 2019
Astronomer Thaísa Storchi-Bergmann will present a special colloquium at the International Institute of Physics-UFRN on October 22, about supermassive black holes and their role in the evolution of our universe. The event will be open to the local scientific community and to participants...

IIP-UFRN conducted a series of short courses with guest researchers

Mon, Sep 30, 2019
The International Institute of Physics held in September a special series of short courses with invited researchers, aimed for UFRN researchers and students, in particular to those linked to IIP programs. Physicist Alexander Zamolodchikov (Stony Brook, USA) gave a presentation on his 2D QFT...

IIP host school and workshop 2D Materials: From Fundamentals to Spintronics

Fri, Sep 13, 2019
The IIP is hosting from September 16 to October 4, 2019, the school and workshop “2D Materials: From Fundamentals to Spintronics”, an international event that will bring together physicists, chemists and engineers for a series of presentations and debates in Natal. This is an excellent...

IIP conducts workshop on dark matter and weak interactions

Tue, Aug 27, 2019
The International Institute of Physics of UFRN will hold the workshop Dark Matter and Weak Interactions (Darkwin) Conference, from September 2 to 13. This event will bring together world experts in dark matter to discuss advances in the field. The conference will assemble members of the...