Scientific Calendar Event

Starts 11 May 2020
Ends 22 May 2020
Central European Time
Budinich Lecture Hall (LB)
Strada Costiera, 11 I - 34151 Trieste (Italy)
Note: ICTP has suspended all educational activities from 24 February up to 26 June as precautionary measures due to COVID-19; more details at

The purpose of the School is to provide an introduction to the current state of research in cosmology and astroparticle physics. It is intended for beginning graduate students, as well as more senior non-expert researchers interested in the field.

  • CMB - Y. Ali-Haimoud (NYU)
  • Dark Energy - F. Vernizzi (IPhT, Saclay)
  • Dark Matter - C. Weniger (Amsterdam)
  • Gravitational Waves - C. Caprini (APC, Paris)
  • Inflation - V. Domcke (DESY, CERN & EPFL)
  • Introduction to Cosmology - N. Kaiser (ENS)
  • Large Scale Structure - M. LoVerde (Stony Brook)
  • Statistical Methods in Cosmology - R. Trotta (SISSA)

During the School, the 2019 Dirac Medal Award Ceremony will take place to honor the contributions of V. Mukhanov, A. Starobinsky and R. Sunyaev.

There is no registration fee for this activity.
**DEADLINE: 01/03/2020**


Paolo Creminelli (ICTP), Ravi Sheth (UPenn), Local Organiser: Mehrdad Mirbabayi