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.

Organisers:

Events:

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 

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

 

Upcoming events

10
Feb
2020
10 February 2020
These lectures, aimed at research students in mathematics or physics, will cover the background to some of the key ideas and developments in the theory of integrability.
11
Feb
2020
11–14 February 2020
This conference will celebrate the 80th birthday of Rodney Baxter, a pioneer in the development of integrability and its applications in statistical mechanics.
06
Jul
2020
6–10 July 2020
This conference will engage the various mathematics and mathematical physics communities who study CFT to discuss recent breakthroughs and develop new directions for future research.