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  • Star + Star = ?

    Star + Star = ?

    The next Café KITP at SOhO features visiting KITP astrophysicist Josiah Schwab. Join him over dinner and drinks as he gives us a tour of the many kinds of stellar mergers and the varied ways in which astronomers and astrophysicists observe them. The event is on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 6-7pm. Doors open at 5:00 pm.

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  • Joe Polchinski

    Joe Polchinski awarded Breakthrough Prize

    Joe Polchinski, KITP Permanent Member and the Pat and Joe Yzurdiaga Professor of Theoretical  Physics was named a recipient of the 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics at the Breakthrough Prize Ceremony in San Francisco on December 4, 2016.   UCSB Press Release

Talks Schedule


Monday, May 22, 2017

  • Auditorium 12:15PM Blackboard Lunch

    • Risa Wechsler (Stanford) The Galaxy-Halo Connection
  • Auditorium 01:30PM Scattering Amplitudes and Beyond

    • Xi Yin (Harvard) The c=1 string theory S-matrix revisited
  • Tower Room, Rm 2514 02:00PM The Galaxy-Halo Connection Across Cosmic Time

    • All Participants () Organizational Meeting