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Driven by curiosity, Perimeter Institute is an independent centre for research, training, and outreach in theoretical physics.
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Julian Rincon 8h
Look at these tensor networkers pushing algorithmic boundaries. Fine work worth checking
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Perimeter Institute 9h
The story of three PhD students and their quest to crack the barrier that keeps the best tensor network tools from working in three dimensions.
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Perimeter Institute 14h
Since today is ... A photon walks into a hotel. The desk clerk says, "Welcome! Can we help you with your luggage?" The photon replies, "No thanks, I'm traveling light."
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Perimeter Institute 14h
“Here, it’s just amazing to be around people who are accepting of your passion for physics.”
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Hermione Stranger Aug 15
Hey guys, has really cool hi-def posters celebrating free for download. They are the . The actual link is here:
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Waterloo Mathematics Aug 3
Looking to decorate your office? has free posters for download! More than just pretty art - these pieces celebrate historic like trailblazing mathematician Vivienne Malone-Mayes, mother of programming Ada Lovelace, and more! ➡️
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Perimeter Institute Aug 15
“It does no harm to the romance of the sunset to know a little bit about it.” - Carl Sagan
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Perimeter Institute Aug 15
The father of wave-particle duality, Louis de Broglie, was born on this day in 1892.
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IQC Aug 10
How legit is your memory?
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ICTP Aug 13
Way back in 1918, Emmy Noether published a groundbreaking theorem that would change mathematics and physics forever. The Institute dives into her ideas in celebration, and everyone can join in:
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Perimeter Institute Aug 14
Teachers who inspired great scientists:
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Perimeter Institute Aug 13
Anders Jonas Ångström, a founder of spectroscopy and the namesake of the angstrom unit (one ten-billionth of a metre), was born on this day in 1814.
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Perimeter Institute Aug 12
Erwin Schrödinger, a pioneer of quantum theory (and presumably more of a dog lover), was born on this day in 1887. Here's a look at his most famous thought experiment.
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Perimeter Institute Aug 11
It is a well-established fact that lasers are pretty awesome.
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Perimeter Institute Aug 10
“The physics community hasn’t yet fully realized what they’re losing when women drop out of physics."
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Perimeter Institute Aug 10
How to you tell if a quantum memory is really quantum, and not just classical memory in disguise? Perimeter postdoc Denis Rosset and collaborators use game theory to find out. Read about it here:
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Perimeter Institute Aug 10
What did the big bang sound like? Not particularly bangy, at least in one simulation.
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Perimeter Institute Aug 9
On , here's a reading recommendation from Perimeter: Neil Turok's "The Universe Within," the companion book to his 2012 Massey Lectures.
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Jose Ali Vivas Aug 8
A fundamental pillar: Symmetry and conservation laws: Emmy Noether’s revolutionary theorem explained, from kindergarten to PhD # via
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Perimeter Institute Aug 9
Think you can ace this quiz? Give it a whirl, share your score, and challenge your friends!
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