Theoretical Physics News

03/14/2008

Team of Scientists Goes Deep, Armed with World's Best Detectors of Dark Matter

A half-mile down in an old iron ore mine in Minnesota, incredibly sensitive detectors have been waiting for a particle of dark matter to make itself known.

01/08/2008

Physicist Hirosi Ooguri Awarded for Novel Research on Black Holes
KNI Professor Hirosi Ooguri is a co-recipient of the first ever Leonard Eisenbud Prize for Mathematics and Physics, awarded by the American Mathematical Society (AMS).

06/18/2007

Dr. Hirosi Ooguri Appointed as Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics

The Kavli Institute has named Ooguri as its first Fred Kavli Professor of Theoretical Physics.

06/07/2007

Kavli Physics Institute in Beijing Inaugurated During Ceremony at China

Inauguration Follows Groundbreaking for Kavli Institute for Astronomy and Astrophysics at Peking University.

05/23/2007

Inauguration of the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics China on May 26th
The Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics China at the Chinese Academy of Sciences will be inaugurated on May 26th at a ceremony in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

06/18/2006

The Kavli Foundation Establishes Two New Scientific Institutes in China

KIYP China at the Chinese Academy of Sciences and the KIAA at Peking University will be part of a dozen-strong worldwide network.

12/16/2005

Kavli Foundation to Sponsor Frontiers of Science
The Kavli Foundation and the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) have joined forces through a $5 million gift from the Foundation to support the NAS's Frontiers of Science symposia.

10/20/2005

Caltech's Kavli Nanoscience Institute Holds First Symposium
Theodor W. Hänsch, who earlier this month won the Nobel Prize in Physics, will be among the speakers at the Kavli Nanoscience Institute Inaugural Symposium.

10/07/2004

Dedication of the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

Dedication of the Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics' new wing of Kohn Hall at University of California, Santa Barbara.

10/05/2004

KITP Director Awarded 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics

David J. Gross, director of KITP has been awarded the 2004 Nobel Prize in Physics.

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