Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics


The grant supports the establishment of an endowment for the development of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Aristarchus Chair in Theoretical Physics.  

Perimeter Institute (PI) was founded in 1999 with the aim to become a leading center for scientific research, training and educational outreach in foundational theoretical physics.  PI’s efforts are focused on uniting public and private partners, the world’s best scientific minds and young talented students under a common and dynamic environment in order to explore foundational issues of our universe and foster breakthroughs that will transform our future.