Institut Henri Poincaré

The Institut Henri Poincaré (IHP), founded in 1928, is one of the oldest and most active international bodies dedicated to mathematics and theoretical physics. It is located on the campus of Pierre and Marie Curie University in the 5th arrondissement of Paris, a place steeped in history that is also associated with the first steps of atomic physics, the discovery of radioactivity and the birth of the National Center for Scientific Research.