IST Austria Summer School in Probability and Mathematical Physics

The Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria) organizes a Summer School on hot topics of current research in mathematical physics and probability. The event is aimed at a broad audience of researchers in these fields, particularly focusing on PhD students and postdocs.

The summer school takes place at the campus of IST Austria, a young international institute dedicated to basic research and graduate education in the natural and mathematical sciences. The institute is located in Klosterneuburg on the outskirts of Vienna.


  • Hugo Duminil-Copin (IHES): Sharp threshold phenomena via randomized algorithms
  • Martin Hairer (Imperial College London): A BPHZ theorem for stochastic PDEs
  • Jason Miller (University of Cambridge): The Gaussian free field and Liouville quantum gravity

In addition there will be talks by Ajay Chandra (Imperial College London), Ewain Gwynne (MIT), Ioan Manolescu (University of Fribourg), and Vincent Tassion (ETH Zurich).

: June 4-8, 2018

    Organizers: László Erdős, Jan Maas, Robert Seiringer


    The projects have received funding from the European Research Council (ERC) under the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 338804, 694227, and 716117.