Seminar Numerical evidence for marginal scaling at the integer quantum Hall transition

Published Fri, Feb 26, 2021
The International Physics Institute of UFRN will host next Wednesday, March 03, the seminar Numerical evidence for marginal scaling at the integer quantum Hall transition, presented by Prof. Ilya Gruzberg (Ohio State University), as part of its 2021 seminar program. The event will be broadcasted...

IIP-UFRN opens a new season of virtual seminars with the presentation of Prof. David R. Nelson

Published Thu, Feb 18, 2021
The International Physics Institute of UFRN will resume next Wednesday, February 24, its series of Virtual Seminars, with the goal of bringing to the national scientific community discussions on various themes of theoretical physics and related areas. The 2021 season of presentations begins with...

Woman, where do you belong?

Published Thu, Dec 17, 2020
Dr. Samuraí Brito, IIP-UFRN post-doctoral researcher in Quantum Information For centuries we have seen that women have sought to gain a place, a position, within society and beyond their own home. Historically we were seen as housewives, but as ladies we had nothing, we were always there to...

A new way of looking at the physics of black boxes

Published Fri, Dec 11, 2020
Quantum physics seems to challenge concepts about our Universe, leading scientists to propose new perspectives on the functioning of the subatomic world. The cause-and-effect relationships addressed by the Bell violation raised discussions among collaborators from three countries, which gave rise...

New open postdoctoral positions

Published Thu, Dec 10, 2020
IIP-UFRN opens a call for new postdoctoral positions in all of its research fields, with a tax-free monthly salary of R$ 7.000,00 (seven thousand Brazilian Reais) and an additional travel budget. Interested ones can learn more about the new opportunities and submit their candidacies here....

Description of glueballs through string theory

Published Fri, Dec 04, 2020
The IIP-UFRN publication was part of the doctorate thesis dissertation of the student Cornélio Rodrigues   String theory is a candidate theory to unify all fundamental forces of nature. At very high energies this theory is expected to replace both the Standard Model of elementary...