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William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute

FTPI Mission Statement

The aim of the William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute (FTPI)  is to produce sound, significant and exciting theoretical physics research. This research will benefit the community through its knowledge, outreach, teaching, and advising.


Upcoming Workshops


50 Years of Supersymmetry (SUSY 50)
May 18 - 20, 2023

2023 Condensed Matter Summer School: Dynamics and Quantum Information in Many-body Systems
June 12 - 21, 2023


To learn more about our workshops and how to participate see our workshop webpage.

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Larkin Award - Call for 2023 Nominations

May 14, 2023
The William I. Fine Theoretical Physics Institute (FTPI) at the University of Minnesota is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the Larkin Award in Theoretical Physics 2023.
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FTPI Professor Boris Shklovskii elected to the National Academy of Sciences

May 4, 2023
Professor Boris I. Shklovskii has been elected as a member of the prestigious National Academy of Sciences (NAS) for his excellence in original scientific research. Membership in the NAS is one of
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2022 Larkin Awards announced

November 1, 2022
The inaugural Fine Theoretical Physics Institute Larkin Awards have been announced.