The Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics will host a PhD school on ''Topological Phases of Matter'' in the period August 31 - September 4, 2015.
The eighteenth ASC Lecture Series by Boris Shraiman (KITP, Santa Barbara, USA) takes place in the period October 12 - 14, 2015.
The LMU will host the interdisciplinary conference "Why trust a theory?", involving physicists and philosophers of science, discussing the scientific methodology in light of modern physics. It will take place in the period December 7-9, 2015.