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    Editorial - All artists must go where the people are | Image credit: Patrícia Figueiró Spinelli/GalileoMobile

    Editorial - All artists must go where the people are

    Every year many PhD graduates in STEM fields around Europe enter the academic market hoping to pursue a scientific career that finally leads to a secure permanent ...

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    SIF Fermi Prize to microelectronics

    In 2001, the SIF established the prestigious "Enrico Fermi" Prize, on the occasion of the centenary of the birth of the great scientist. This prize is given annually to one ...

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    Gravitational waves are coming closer

    The new Advanced Virgo interferometer laser beam injection system was switched on on Friday, September 26th 2014 at EGO, the European Gravitational Observatory...

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    CERN Council selects Fabiola Gianotti as next Director-General | Image credit: CERN, Claudia Marcelloni

    CERN Council selects Fabiola Gianotti as next Director-General

    At its 173rd Closed Session on 4 November in Geneva, CERN Council selected the Italian physicist, Dr Fabiola Gianotti, as the Organization’s next Director-General...

 IYL 2015 

International Year of Light News

Ibn Al-Haytham to be a focus of the International Year of Light through partnering with 1001 Inventions

Write for Light in 2015!

Learning with Light Competition to celebrate IYL 2015

 News from EU policy 

The new team of the European Commission

On 22 October 2014, the European Parliament approved the new European Commission [EC] team presented by Jean-Claude Juncker, who started their term of office on 1 November 2014.
The President Jean-Claude Junker put forward his agenda and presented his team earlier ...

 Research news from Europe 

New booklet – Accelerators: powering cutting-edge research

“Accelerators: powering cutting-edge research” is a booklet, prepared by the Science and Technology Facilities Council in collaboration with the Institute of Physics and the Cockcroft Institute. It explains what a particle ...

 News from the EPS 

EPS Individual Members – new fees in 2015

During the EPS Council held from 4 to 5 April in Trieste, Italy, the delegates voted for an increase of the fees for Individual Members.
The categories of EPS membership, as well as the new fees are shown below.


UNOSAT joins the fight against Ebola

Hosted at CERN, UNITAR’s UNOSAT programme examines global satellite imagery for humanitarian use. Whether providing maps for disaster response teams or assessing conflict damage to help reconstruction, the detailed reports provided by the satellites are ...

 News from Europe 

1st Altmetrics Conference

At the end of September, the conference “1:AM Altmetrics” was held at the premises of the Wellcome trust in London, UK. The subject of the meeting was new developments in article metrics, and in the evaluation of science, scientists and science publications. The participants ...


PLANCKS: an international Physics competition

PLANCKS (Physics League Across Numerous Countries for Kick-ass Students) is an annual international physics contest for bachelor and master students.
The three-day event consists of a symposium, the contest itself ...


Touchdown! Rosetta’s Philae probe lands on comet

Rosetta is a space probe of the European Space Agency [ESA] to study the comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko. It is a joint mission with contributions from its Member States and NASA. Rosetta’s Philae lander was built by a consortium led by the Deutsches...

 News from the EPS 

Light Prize announced – QEOD & IUPAP prizes open

EPS QEOD prize for Research into the Science of Light
The Quantum Electronics and Optics Division of the European Physical Society is delighted to announce the 2015 winner of the Prize for Research into the Science of Light. This Prize...

 Featured in EPN 

Executive and Staff activity for October 2014

The EPS works to support its members. Click here for the list of the activities of EPS Executive Committee and staff for the last month...

Magnetic Resonance and Muons – A Complementary View of Materials

This meeting will take place on 15 December 2014.

Topical Research Meeting on Hybrid Quantum Systems

The IOP run a Topical Research Meeting once a year and the 2014 event will be held in Nottingham, UK, from 16 to 18 December ...


The 5th International Topical Meeting on Nanophotonics and Metamaterials [NANOMETA 2015] will take place from 5-8 January 2015 in Seefeld, Austria...

Fast Track to Innovation Pilot (2015-2016)

A Free Interactive Information Event taking place on 9 January 2015 in Brussels. This is your chance to ...


The Nuclear Physics in Astronomy VII conference [NPA VII] will be held in York, United-Kingdom, from 18-22 May 2015...


The 4th European Energy Conference [E2C] will take place in Karlsruhe, Germany, from 20-22 May 2015 ...

CLEO®/Europe – EQEC 2015

The European Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics [CLEO®/Europe] and the European Quantum Electronics Conference [EQEC] 2015 will be held...

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