Prospects in Theoretical Physics 2020

Cosmology for the Next Decade

Program Description 

PiTP 2020 : Cosmology for the Next Decade   

Prospects in Theoretical Physics (PiTP) is an intensive two-week summer program designed for advanced graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.  The program will be held from July 13-24, 2020 at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ.  This year, the program is titled "Cosmology for the Next Decade."  

Program Details 

Dates: JULY 13-24, 2020

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Application deadline: Sunday, March 1 at 11:59 pm (Eastern Standard Time)

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Organizing Committee 

Jo Dunkley - Princeton University

Gil Holder - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign 

David Spergel - Princeton University 

Matias Zaldarriaga - Institute for Advanced Study  


Program Lecturers

Mina Arvanitaki - Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Elisa Chisari - University of Oxford

Raphael Flauger - University of California, San Diego

Colin Hill - Columbia University

Mariangela Lisanti - Princeton University 

Uros Seljak - University of California, Berkeley 

Kendrick Smith - Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

Suzanne Staggs - Princeton University 

Ben Wandelt  - The Lagrange Institute, Paris 

Matias Zaldarriaga - Institute for Advanced Study 

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