Theoretical Physics News

03/19/2020

The Universe's Darkest Secrets

Kavli IPMU probes the universe for signs of dark matter and dark energy

02/18/2020

Quest to Reveal the Fundamental Laws of Nature

Theoretical physicist Hirosi Ooguri is working to unify general relativity with quantum mechanics

10/01/2018

Luminous Blue Variable Star

New, three-dimensional simulations reveal the inner workings of one of the universe’s most mysterious stars.​

07/16/2018

Rogue Neutrino Likely Came From Supermassive Black Hole, Scientists Say

UChicago scientists in VERITAS collaboration help confirm source of unusual neutrino.

07/12/2018

Could Gravitational Waves Reveal How Fast Our Universe is Expanding?

Signals from rare black hole-neutron star pairs could pinpoint rate at which universe is growing, researchers say.

06/14/2018

Delft Scientists Make First ‘On Demand’ Entanglement Link

Researchers have succeeded in generating quantum entanglement between two quantum chips faster than the entanglement is lost.​

01/03/2018

Scientists Explore Quantum Properties in the Two-Dimensional Limit

TU Delft investigated thin slices of SrIrO3, a material that belongs to the family of complex oxides.​

12/14/2017

A New Window on the Universe

KITP hosts a rapid-response program to explore myriad new astrophysical insights from a double neutron star merger

12/05/2017

MACHOs are Dead. WIMPs are a No-Show. Say Hello to SIMPs.

A new dark-matter candidate is slowly gaining followers and observational support.

11/13/2017

Inauguration of Next-generation Neutrino Science Organization for the Hyper-Kamiokande Nucleon Decay and Neutrino Experiment

Japan launches an organization to develop the world's biggest neutrino particle detector.​

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