About Institute for Mathematics, Astrophysics and Particle Physics
The research Institute for Mathematics, Astrophysics and Particle Physics (IMAPP) conducts fundamental research in mathematics, astrophysics and high energy physics with a focus on interdisciplinary topics. Our renowned research is mostly performed within National and International collaborations. The Bachelor and Master courses provided by our staff are coupled to the IMAPP research themes.
Our mission is:
- To conduct world class research within the disciplines of mathematics, astrophysics and high energy physics making use of the synergy on the interfaces of those three disciplines.
- To provide excellent education, which is coupled to research conducted at IMAPP, and hereby deliver the next generation of scientists who are highly skilled and well prepared for careers in- and outside academia.
- To foster and expand our national and international collaborations in- and outside academia in order to solve research questions in the areas of mathematics, particle physics and astronomy.
Departments and education
IMAPP is organized in three departments: Mathematics, Astrophysics and High Energy Physics. The scientists in our institute are teaching the Mathematics and Physics education courses in the BSc and MSc programs at the Faculty of Science.