International Solvay Institutes

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2016

Chairs

4 - 29 April 2016

International Solvay Chair in Chemistry
Raymond Kapral (University of Toronto, Canada)


3 - 28 October 2016

Jacques Solvay International Chair in Physics

Dam Thanh Son (University of Chicago, USA)
LECTURES CANCELLED.

2015

Workshops

19 -23 October 2015

String - Pheno - Cosmo 2015 - Organised by GGI Florence with support from the Solvay Institutes


7 - 11 September 2015

"The String Theory Universe" - Organised by KULeuven with support from the Solvay Institutes


7 - 11 September 2015

"Nonlinear PDEs" - Organised by the ULB with support from the Solvay Institutes


6 - 9 July 2015

Joint ERC (SyDuGraM) - Solvay-Perimeter-APC Workshop on "Cosmological Frontiers in Fundamental Physics"


4 - 5 June 2015

"About various kinds of Interactions" - Organised by UMONS with support from the Solvay Institutes


27 - 29 May 2015

Solvay-Francqui Workshop on "Neutrinos: from Reactors to the Cosmos"


13 May 2015

"2015 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Belgian Physical Society" Organised by the University of Liège with support from the Solvay Institutes


30 March - 2 April 2015

"Atomic and Molecular Collision Mechanisms (ACME)"


28 March 2015

"Particle Physics after the 2013 NOBEL Prize: A colloquium dedicated to François Englert" - Organised by the Belgian National Committee for Pure and Applied Physics with support from the Solvay Institute


5 - 6 March 2015

"Le Charme Discret de la Symétrie - In Honour of Marc Henneaux"

Chairs

23 August - 30 September 2015

International Solvay Chair in Chemistry

Andreas Manz (Saarbrücken, Germany)

5 - 18 October 2015 & 8 - 19 February 2016

International Jacques Solvay Chair in Physics

Peter Zoller (Innsbruck, Austria)

2014

Workshops

26 - 28 November 2014

"Directional Nucleation and Growth of Molecular Crystals"


3 - 5 September 2014

"Beta-Decay Weak Interaction Studies in the Era of the LHC"


14 - 18 July 2014

The Solvay Institutes sponsored the meeting "30th International Colloquium on Ghent", Belgium


10 - 13 June 2014

"Cosmological Frontiers in Fundamental Physics" Series of Workshops co-organised with the Perimeter Institute and APC, Paris (held at APC, Paris)


28 May 2014

"2014 Annual Scientific Meeting of the Belgian Physical Society" organised by the KULeuven with support from the Solvay Institutes


14 - 15 May 2014

"Fast is Beautiful: Supersymmetry and Strings in a Null Frame (in honour of Lars Brink)" co-organised with CECs (Valdivia) and with support from the ASC (Munich)


7 - 8 May 2014

"Modelling Complex Systems in Soft Matter" organised by the ULB with support from the Solvay Institutes


14 - 18 April 2014

"Holography for Black Holes and Cosmology" organised by the ULB with support from the Solvay Institutes


31 March - 2 April 2014

"Plasma for Environmental Applications"

Colloquia

16 December 2014

Michel Mayor (Université de Genève, Switzerland)


2 December 2014

Mischa Bonn (Max Planck Institute, Mainz, Germany)


24 November 2014

Frank Würthner (Universität Würzburg, Germany)


21 October 2014

Viatcheslav Mukhanov (LMU, Munich, Germany)


23 September 2014

Richard Royce Schrock (MIT, USA)


26 May 2014

Jennifer Thomas (University College London, UK)


13 May 2014

François Englert (ULB, Brussels, Belgium)


1 April 2014

Jean Dalibard (Collège de France and Ecole Normale Supérieure de Paris)


18 March 2014

Alex Webb (University of Cambridge, UK)


21 February 2014

Dan Shechtman (Technion, Israel Institute of Technology)


11 February 2014

Thomas Ebbesen (University of Strasbourg, France)


4 February 2014

Lars Brink (Chalmers, Goteborg, Sweden)


28 January 2014

Riccardo Barbieri (SNS, Pisa, Italy)

Chairs

22 - 30 Sept. 2014

30 April - 5 May 2015

International Solvay Chair in Chemistry

Richard Royce Schrock (MIT, USA)


1 - 31 October 2014

International Jacques Solvay Chair in Physics

Viatcheslav Mukhanov (LMU, Munich, Germany)

Doctoral School

13 October - 19 December 2014

Brussels-Paris-Geneva Doctoral School

2013

Workshops

2 - 4 December 2013

"Thermodynamics of Small Systems"


4 - 6 November 2013

"Exploring Higher Energy Physics"


8 - 11 July 2013

"Cosmological Frontiers in Fundamental Physics"


29 - 31 May 2013

"Facing the Scalar Sector"


15 - 17 May 2013

"Patterns and Hydrodynamic Instabilities in Reactive Systems"


20 - 23 April 2013

"Physics and the Energy Challenge

2013 BNCPAP Colloquium" - organised by the Belgian National Committee for Pure and Applied Physics with support from the Solvay Institutes


16 March 2013

Workshop on "Theoretical Physics - Celebrating 60 years of Toine." Organised by the KUL physics theory group with support from the Solvay Institutes


5 - 8 February 2013

"Higher Spin Gauge Theories" - ERC Advanced Grant SyDuGraM Mid-Term Meeting

Colloquia

17 December 2013

David Avnir (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)


5 December 2013

Solvay et la France

Un partenariat pour la chimie Ernest Solvay - Albin Haller (ESPCI Paris Tech)


26 November 2013

Egbert W. Meijer (Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands)


12 November 2013

Yves Couder (ENS, Paris)


10 October 2013

Gian Giudice (CERN, Switzerland)


11 June 2013

David Weitz (Harvard University)


14 May 2013

Shigeru Kondo (Osaka University, Japan)


7 May 2013

Ad Lagendijk (FOM-Institute AMOLF and University of Amsterdam)


30 April 2013

Tanja Weil (Ulm University, Germany)


26 March 2013

Immanuel Bloch (Max-Planck Institut, Germany)


12 March 2013

Gabriele Veneziano (CERN, Geneva & Collége de France, Paris)


5 February 2013

Patrick Maestro (Scientific Officer, SOLVAY)


29 January 2013

Vijay Balasubramanian (University of Pennsylvania, USA)

Public event

20 October 2013

New Chemistry and New Opportunities from the Expanding Protein Universe

Chairs

7 October - 30 November 2013

International Jacques Solvay Chair in Physics

Gian Giudice (CERN, Switzerland)


November 2013 - May 2014

International Solvay Chair in Chemistry

Egbert W. Meijer (Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands)

Doctoral School

7 October - 20 December 2013

Brussels-Paris-Amsterdam Doctoral School

Solvay Conference

16 - 19 October 2013

23rd Solvay Conference on Chemistry

New Chemistry and New Opportunities from the Expanding Protein Universe