Welcome to the ESI

The Erwin Schrödinger International Institute for Mathematics and Physics (ESI) is a programme-oriented research institute for mathematics and physics at the University of Vienna. Since its foundation in 1992 it has been the mission of the ESI to advance research in mathematics, physics and mathematical physics at the highest international level through fruitful interaction between scientists from these disciplines.


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Current and Upcoming Activities

Şeyma Karadereli (Bogaziçi U): Real algebraic overtwisted contact structures on 3-spheres with negative invariants Feb. 1, 2023 — June 12, 2023 Junior Research Fellow
Carlos Pérez Sánchez (U Heidelberg): Random finite gauge matrix geometries: numerical and analytic aspects March 1, 2023 — June 23, 2023 Junior Research Fellow
Research in Teams Project: Non-equilibrium hydrodynamic Casimir-like forces in colloidal suspensions March 1, 2023 — Aug. 31, 2023 Research in Teams
Kaushlendra Kumar (U of Hannover): IKKT model & Gravity March 5, 2023 — June 15, 2023 Junior Research Fellow
Sergio Gómez (U of Pavia): Structure-preserving methods for nonlinear PDEs March 13, 2023 — July 13, 2023 Junior Research Fellow
Fiona Torzewska (U of East Anglia): From motion groupoids to defect TQFT April 3, 2023 — Sept. 30, 2023 Junior Research Fellow
The Dynamics of Planetary-scale Fluid Flows April 11, 2023 — June 2, 2023 Thematic Programme
Research in Teams Project: Integrability April 13, 2023 — Aug. 31, 2023 Research in Teams
Oleg Korotchenkov (Kiev University): Time-domain impedance analysis of carrier recombination in ZnO thin films grown on Si April 29, 2023 — June 1, 2023 Fellowship for Ukrainian Scientists
Individual Visiting Scientists 2023 June 1, 2023 — Aug. 5, 2023 Individual Scientists


Upcoming Talks

May 31. 2023

Modeling planetary-scale fluid flows in the laboratory Miklós Vincze (ELTE Budapest) May 31. 2023, 15:15 - 16:00 Part of The Dynamics of Planetary-scale Fluid Flows (Thematic Programme).