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CERN Accelerating science

Theory unit

The aim of this Theory Institute is to bring together researchers interested in the physics of the early Universe to discuss questions related to the origins and evolution of the Universe...

CERN's Theory Division organizes two TH Institutes: the CERN-CKC TH Institute on Numerical Holography and the TH Institute on Understanding the Early Universe.

The workshop on Exact Results in SUSY Gauge Theories in Various Dimensions brought together leading experts in supersymmetric gauge theories from many universities and laboratories around the world. 

The 18th International Symposium on Very High Energy Cosmic Ray Interactions (ISVHECRI) took place at CERN, from 18 to 22 August 2014. 

Gabriele Veneziano, is one of the three recipients of this year's Dirac Medal for his contribution to the development of string theory.

 A vibrant workshop that brought together mathematicians and theoretical physicists was held at CERN from 30 June to 04 July.

Following the recent FCC Kick-off meeting we asked Michelangelo Mangano to share his thoughts about the importance of the FCC project and future prospects

The 2014 edition of the winter school on "Supergravity, String and Gauge Theory" was organized by the Theory Group from 3-7 February

TH retreat

The annual TH retreat of the Theory Group took place in Les Houches from 6 to 8 November.

An interview with the famous Argentinian theoretical physicist about string theory, black holes and the links to modern cosmology.