Special Year 2020: Mathematical Physics


The special year 2020 is dedicated to a wide range of cutting edge topics in Mathematical Physics. Some highlights of the special year include a conference covering aspects of mathematics and physics related to the career of Rodney Baxter, a conference on the mathematics of conformal field theory, a conference on the mathematics of topological phases of matter, as well as lecture series by distinguished international visitors.



Baxter 2020
Date: 11 - 14 February 2020
Organiser: Murray Batchelor, MSI

The Mathematics of Conformal Field Theory II
Date: 6 - 10 July 2020
Organiser: James Tener, MSI 

This event has been postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19 restrictions. Conference dates 5-9 July, 2021.​​​​​​


Mathematics of Topological Phases
Date: 23 - 27 November 2020
Organiser: Alan Carey, MSI Bryan Wang, MSI 

This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Past events

Front image NASA
11 Apr 2022 | 8:30am - 12 Apr 2022 | 5pm

Mathēmatica Sōlis et Terrae will bring together mathematicians, physicists and earth-system scientists to explore synergies in high performance computing for simulation.
This event is part of Special Year 2020 - Mathematical Physics but has been rescheduled to 2022 due to COVID-19.

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