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STP – History – Index

1935-1940 – Formation of the School 1.1 – Constitution of the Institute 1.2 – Schrödinger’s arrival 1940-1948 – Early Years 2.1 – Lectures and Seminars 2.2 – Colloquia 2.3 – Statutory Public Lectures 1948-1971 3.1 – Developments before… Read More

STP – History – 1971-Now – Later Years

1971-Now – Later Years 4.1 – Appointment of Prof. Lewis; Retirement of Prof. Synge 4.2 – Prof. Lewis becomes Director 4.3 – Plans for new accommodation 4.4 – Meagre times 4.5 – Renewal of the Governing Board 4.6… Read More

STP – History – 1948-1971

1948-1971 3.1 – Developments before 1948 3.2 – Appointment of Synge 3.3 – Appointment of Lanczos and departure of Schrödinger 3.4 – Schrödinger’s death 3.5 – Years of Expansion 3.6 – New building 3.7 – Agreement on staff… Read More

STP – History – 1940-1948 – Early Years

1940-1948 – Early Years 2.1 – Lectures and Seminars 2.2 – Colloquia 2.3 – Statutory Public Lectures 2.1 Lectures and Seminars The School of Theoretical Physics initially consisted of one member, Professor Erwin Schrödinger, and he moved into… Read More

STP – History – 1935-1940 – Formation of the School

1935-1940 – Formation of the School 1.1 – Constitution of the Institute 1.2 – Schrödinger’s arrival 1.1 Constitution of the Institute Shortly after Eamon de Valera became Taoiseach (Prime Minister of Ireland), he began to investigate the possibility… Read More