The Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing is an exciting new venue for collaborative research in theoretical computer science. Established on July 1, 2012 with a grant of $60 million from the Simons Foundation, the Institute will be housed in Calvin Hall, a dedicated building on the UC Berkeley campus. Its goal is to bring together the world's leading researchers in theoretical computer science and related fields, as well as the next generation of outstanding young scholars, to explore deep unsolved problems about the nature and limits of computation. Read more »
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IN THE NEWS
SENIOR SCIENTIST POSITION
The application deadline for this position has now passed. We expect to advertise a second
position within the next two years.
- 02/19 - 02/22/2013:
Workshop on Quantum Hamiltonian Complexity [completed]
- 05/29 - 05/31/2013:
Symposium on Visions for the Theory of Computing
- 10/26 - 10/29/2013:
IEEE Symposium on Foundations of Computer Science (FOCS)
ACM UNIVERSITY STUDENT RESEARCH COMPETITION 2013
Hosted by Microsoft Research Silicon Valley and the Simons Institute, and open to graduate students at UC Berkeley, UC Santa Cruz and Stanford.
Poster Session: 3/25/2013 at Microsoft Research SVC [completed]
Details and Registration »
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
We are now accepting proposals for programs to run at the Institute during 2015.
How to Submit a Proposal »
Applications for the Research Fellowship competition for academic year 2013-14
are now closed. A call for applications for 2014-15 will be issued in Fall 2013.