IIP-UFRN hosts series of open lectures in neutrino physics

Tue, Aug 13, 2019
Starting this week, IIP-UFRN will host a special set of lectures on neutrino physics, presented by Professor Diego Restrepo, researcher from Antioquia University (Colombia). The lectures will take place at the IIP seminar room 1 on August 14, 15, 19 and 21, starting at 01:00 p.m. (except in the...

IIP-UFRN holds a colloquium with Prof. Zahid Hasan on Thursday

Wed, Jul 10, 2019
The International Institute of Physics of UFRN receives this following Thursday the 11th of July a colloquium by Professor M. Zahid Hasan, a researcher at Princeton University entitled"Topological insulators to Weyl fermions: Discovery and the New Frontiers". The event is part of the program of the...

IIP-UFRN group research introduces new machine learning technique

Tue, Jul 02, 2019
Researchers from the Quantum Information Group of the International Institute of Physics (IIP-UFRN) in Natal, led by Prof. Rafael Chaves, published a paper in the Physical Review Letters, entitled "Machine Learning Nonlocal Correlations", in which the team show that modern machine learning...

Postdoctoral position in Particle and Astroparticle Physics

Mon, Jun 10, 2019
The International Institute of Physics at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte (IIP-UFRN) opens a call for a postdoctoral position in astroparticle physics that offers a competitive salary (similar to European Standards) and a travel budget. The starting date is flexible, and it can be as...

Workshop brings together hydrodynamics experts in low dimensional quantum systems

Mon, Jun 03, 2019
Workshop brings together hydrodynamics experts in low dimensional quantum systems From May 06 to 24, the International Institute of Physics of UFRN held the Emergent Hydrodynamics in Low Dimensional Quantum Systems workshop, an international event that brought together several specialists in the...

100 Years of Sobral’s Observation

Wed, May 29, 2019
One hundred years ago in Sobral, a small town in the countryside of Ceara, an observation of a natural phenomenon by a group of scientists helped to consolidate one of the most important scientific theories of the 20th century and wich today is of fundamental importance to understanding how our...