CFTP is an international group of physicists doing work in theoretical particle physics, astro-particles, cosmology and hadronic physics.
CFTP also collaborates closely with a group working on experimental heavy-ion research at CERN.
The lively scientific activity at CFTP leads to many papers (40 -- 50
per year) published in leading international scientific journals.
regularly organizes scientific seminars (at least one per week), and it
receives many foreign visitors, either for short periods (of about one
week) or for more extended periods (up to months).
CFTP shares an
excellent library with
advanced books covering its research areas.
Our Center has always been ranked as "Excellent" in all evaluations
promoted by the Portuguese Ministry of
Science in agreement with reports of International Counseling
Committees and jurys composed by leading scientists. CFTP is once again ranked as Excellent, in
CFTP is located in the Campus of the Instituto Superior Técnico of the Technical University of Lisbon.
The Centre is organized as follows.