Repository Name Perimeter Institute Recorded Seminar Archive
Institution Short Name Perimeter Institute
Institution Name Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics

PIRSA is a permanent, free, searchable, and citable archive of recorded seminars from relevant bodies in physics. Every seminar, seminar series, and collection of seminars is given a unique number, the PIRSA#, which allows each specific seminar to be referenced. Since 2002 Perimeter Institute has been recording seminars, conference talks, and public outreach events such as talks from top scientists.

About Perimeter Institute

Perimeter Institute is a leading centre for scientific research, training and educational outreach in foundational theoretical physics. Founded in 1999 in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, its mission is to advance our understanding of the universe at the most fundamental level, stimulating the breakthroughs that could transform our future. Perimeter also trains the next generation of physicists through innovative programs, and shares the excitement and wonder of science with students, teachers and the general public.

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Talks from PIRSA

Title Sort descending Speaker(s) Date Series/Collection Type Info
Why I care Chris Fuchs 2008‑10‑26 Seeking SICs: A Workshop on Quantum Frames and Designs - 2008 Conference View details
Why initial system-environment correlations do not imply the failure of complete positivity: a causal perspective Robert Spekkens 2018‑05‑16 Perimeter Institute Quantum Discussions Scientific Series View details
Why interactions matter: How the laws of dynamics determine the shape of physical reality Holger Hofmann 2016‑06‑24 Conference View details
Why is general relativity a geometric theory? Harvey Brown 2006‑10‑31 Scientific Series View details
Why is More Different? Margaret Morrison 2011‑10‑28 Emergence and Effective Field Theories Conference - 2011 Conference View details
Why is quantum theory complex? Philip Goyal 2010‑12‑03 PIAF Workshop Brisbane - 2010 Conference View details
Why is the generalized second law true? 2010‑10‑12 Cosmology and Gravitation Scientific Series View details
Why is time always moving forwards and never backwards? Marina Cortes 2019‑07‑23 ISSYP 2019 Other View details
Why look beyond quantum theory? Richard Healey 2013‑05‑30 The Quantum Landscape 2013 Conference View details
Why matter matters in quantum gravity Astrid Eichhorn 2014‑04‑25 Renormalization Group Approaches to Quantum Gravity Conference View details
Why number-theorists need physics Minhyong Kim 2019‑03‑13 Colloquium Scientific Series View details
Why physicists should care about the complexity zoo Adam Buland 2016‑07‑28 It from Qubit Summer School Conference View details